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Cross Country
With transfers
1h 46m
Cross Country
West Midlands Railway
With transfers
2h 51m
West Midlands Railway
Train
With transfers
2h 01m
Train
AccesRail
With transfers
2h 25m
AccesRail
AccesRail
With transfers
2h 40m
AccesRail
West Midlands Railway
With transfers
2h 44m
West Midlands Railway

Birmingham train information

Find information about ticket prices, popular stations, and train companies that offer trains to Birmingham

RETURN FROM

£37

ONE-WAY FROM

£20

POPULAR STATION

Birmingham The Hawthorns

POPULAR TRAIN COMPANY

West Midlands Railway
The cheapest return train ticket to Birmingham is from London, starting at £37. This price was found within the last 72 hours.
The cheapest one-way train ticket to Birmingham is from Manchester, starting at £20. This price was found within the last 72 hours.
Birmingham The Hawthorns is one of the most popular stations in Birmingham
West Midlands Railway, AccesRail, and Train also service this route

Birmingham Train Station Directory

Location of major train stations in Birmingham
Birmingham The HawthornsBirmingham, 52.5012, -1.911602
Birmingham Stourbridge TownBirmingham, 52.45559, -2.14182
Birmingham Stratford-upon-Avon BearleyBirmingham, 52.244984, -1.749695
Birmingham AlvechurchBirmingham, 52.346135, -1.967597
Birmingham Acocks GreenBirmingham, 52.449351, -1.818951
Birmingham Adderley ParkBirmingham, 52.48312, -1.855908

Book return train tickets to Birmingham

Below are the quickest and cheapest return train tickets to Birmingham that we could find in the past 72 hours. You can also search by a specific date by using the search form above.
West Midlands Railway
14 Apr
07:24London Euston
2h 44m
10:08Birmingham New Street
21 Apr
09:07Birmingham New Street
2h 40m
11:47London Euston
West Midlands Railway
14 Apr
07:51London Euston
2h 52m
1 stop
10:43Birmingham New Street
21 Apr
09:07Birmingham New Street
2h 40m
11:47London Euston
AccesRail
28 Mar
00:05Manchester
2h 15m
02:20Birmingham
5 Apr
23:00Birmingham
1h 45m
00:45Manchester
AccesRail
29 Mar
09:00Manchester
1h 55m
10:55Birmingham
5 Apr
23:00Birmingham
1h 45m
00:45Manchester
AccesRail
4 Apr
00:05Manchester
2h 15m
02:20Birmingham
9 Apr
23:00Birmingham
1h 45m
00:45Manchester
Train
28 Apr
08:00London Marylebone
2h 10m
10:10Birmingham Coach Station
11 May
06:13Birmingham Coach Station
2h 02m
08:15London Marylebone

Book one-way train tickets to Birmingham

Below are the fastest and cheapest one-way train tickets to Birmingham found on momondo in the last 72 hours. Select a deal below or use the search form above to find available train tickets by date.
Cross Country
30 Mar
05:11Manchester Piccadilly
1h 46m
06:57Birmingham New Street
West Midlands Railway
10 Mar
07:54London Euston
2h 51m
1 stop
10:45Birmingham New Street
Train
5 Mar
06:04London Marylebone
2h 01m
08:05Birmingham Coach Station
AccesRail
5 Mar
20:00London Heathrow
2h 25m
22:25Birmingham
AccesRail
5 Mar
23:40London Heathrow
2h 40m
1 stop
02:20Birmingham
West Midlands Railway
10 Mar
08:24London Euston
2h 44m
11:08Birmingham New Street

FAQs for booking trains to Birmingham

How to get to the centre of Birmingham from New Street Railway Station?

Birmingham has several railway stations, all connected to each other and the rest of the country. When looking for the main railway station in Birmingham, look no further than New Street Railway Station. This railway station is found in the centre of Birmingham, and it is the fifth largest railway station in the United Kingdom, acting as a hub that serves several main lines all around Great Britain. Finding a train to Birmingham will be easy since Birmingham trains are so popular. When taking the train to Birmingham, spend some time in the city, as it has many wonderful attractions to visit and see. Finding cheap train tickets to Birmingham is extremely easy, as there are hundreds of trains that pass through New Street Railway Station every day, so whether you are a daily commuter or an experienced traveller arriving at your next destination, Birmingham trains have much to offer. New Street Railway Station acts as a transportation hub for the city, allowing you to take metro trains (with eight lines), buses (which have five routes around the city) and taxis, all from this one station.

Can you leave luggage at train stations in Birmingham?

New Street Railway Station does have luggage storage areas available at both the transportation hub as well as the shopping centre. The station is equipped with large storage areas to store your luggage, if you wish to stop off for the afternoon to do some sightseeing in the city or perhaps if you are waiting for your next train and want to put your bags somewhere safe. In the shopping centre at New Street Railway Station, you'll find smaller lockers that you can use to store your valuables and backpack, if you wish to shop without carrying around unnecessary items of luggage. You can even charge your phone in these lockers, in case your devices have been drained of battery from your train to Birmingham.

What services are available at the popular stations in Birmingham?

New Street Railway Station is one of the biggest railway stations in Birmingham and, as such, has all major services available within the station. With Birmingham trains being placed in the centre of the city and on a very popular street, the station is connected to Grand Central shopping and transportation hub. The Grand Central hub has many amenities, such as cash points, ticket booths, many kinds of food and drink shops, as well as offering many opportunities to shop some of the best brands in the country. New Street Railway station does not have any trolley stations, however, due to fire restrictions in the country. The station offers disabled accessibility wherever possible, having ramps to all entrances as well as having dedicated parking and bathroom facilities for people of all needs.

Do I need identification to travel to Birmingham by train?

Due to New Street Station being a part of the United Kingdom's railway system, there is no need to travel with your passport while in the country. When you buy a train ticket to Birmingham or from New Street Railway Station, the ticket clerk or ticket machine may ask for some simple information such as your name, phone number or email and possibly your home address, but besides this basic information, there is no other need for other forms of identification, like passports or ID. However, it is always advisable for travellers to carry a form of identification, in case of emergencies or for when other establishments may ask for it. But in this case, it is not necessary when travelling by rail to Birmingham.

How much is a train ticket to Birmingham?

The ticket price can vary depending on general demand and more importantly where you’re coming from. If you’re leaving from a popular departure point like Glasgow for instance, prices usually start around £40. London and Edinburgh are other options, with prices usually starting from around £17 and £149 respectively.

What is the main train station in Birmingham?

You’ll find most people use Birmingham The Hawthorns in Birmingham. It’s one of the busiest and most populated stations in the area. You can find train arrivals and departures at Birmingham The Hawthorns from and to several major nearby cities such as Glasgow, London, and Edinburgh.

What train companies go to Birmingham?

Travellers going to Birmingham usually compare options from West Midlands Railway, AccesRail, and Train on our website, as they tend to be very common options. You can use our search form to find great options to Birmingham.

How far in advance should I book a train to Birmingham?

This week, the average one-way price to Birmingham is £20. For the next 3 months, we predict the price of tickets to Birmingham to remain steady. It’s generally a good idea to book early to make sure you can get on the train for the correct departure time.

How far is the centre of Birmingham from Birmingham The Hawthorns, Stourbridge Town and Stratford-upon-Avon Bearley stations?

The center of Birmingham is 7.7 mi away from Birmingham The Hawthorns station, 16.7 mi from Stourbridge Town station, and 14.5 mi from Stratford-upon-Avon Bearley station.

How far is Birmingham The Hawthorns from National Indoor Arena, National Exhibition Centre and Bull Ring Birmingham?

Birmingham’s most popular landmarks are National Indoor Arena, National Exhibition Centre, and Bull Ring Birmingham, which are 1.5 mi, 8.7 mi, and 1.8 mi from Birmingham The Hawthorns, respectively.


Popular train routes to Birmingham

Most frequently searched train routes to Birmingham, along with the cheapest price and shortest travel time.
Trains to Birmingham from London
Fastest travel time1h 16m
Cheapest price£17
Trains to Birmingham from Carlisle
Fastest travel time2h 56m
Cheapest price£108
Trains to Birmingham from Leeds
Fastest travel time2h 01m
Cheapest price£51
Trains to Birmingham from Exeter
Fastest travel time2h 28m
Cheapest price£197
Trains to Birmingham from Bristol
Fastest travel time1h 14m
Cheapest price£70
Trains to Birmingham from Plymouth
Fastest travel time3h 29m
Cheapest price£186
Trains to Birmingham from Oxford
Fastest travel time1h 09m
Cheapest price£85
Trains to Birmingham from Manchester
Fastest travel time1h 29m
Cheapest price£32
Trains to Birmingham from Liverpool
Fastest travel time1h 45m
Cheapest price£134
Trains to Birmingham from Coventry
Fastest travel time0h 20m
Cheapest price£190

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