Birmingham has both its own international airport as well as great rail links to airports in London and Manchester. Each airport acts as one of Europe's central routing points for international air travel, and between them are served by nearly every major international airline. Participants are recommended to book flights and transfers early to take advantage of discounted fares.
The cost of a taxi from each airport will vary significantly and you are advised to use, where possible, the National Rail network. You can plan your journey, find maps, and information on fares by visiting National Rail.