Cheap bus tickets from Birmingham to Durham

Showing times and prices for 19 May

Cheapest

£11

Average

£39

The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

The average ticket from Birmingham to Durham will cost around £ 39 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 11.

Cheapest
12:05Birmingham8h15 20:20Newcastle upon Tyne, John Dobson Street
1 changes
£111One-way
2nd Cheapest
19:00Birmingham9h50 04:50Newcastle upon Tyne, John Dobson Street
1 changes
£451One-way
19:00Birmingham9h15 04:15Durham
1 changes
£611One-way

Bus Timetable Birmingham to Durham

Showing buses for tomorrow, Thu, 19 May
12:05Birmingham8h15 20:20Newcastle upon Tyne, John Dobson Street
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19:00Birmingham9h15 04:15Durham
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19:00Birmingham9h50 04:50Newcastle upon Tyne, John Dobson Street
0 changes

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Thu
19 May
£115London North Eastern Railway
£11Flixbus
Fri
20 May
£68London North Eastern Railway
£9Flixbus
Sat
21 May
£45Cross Country
£7Flixbus
Sun
22 May
£137Cross Country
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Mon
23 May
£68London North Eastern Railway
£16Flixbus

Bus times from Birmingham to Durham

Showing times and prices for 19 May

Fastest Journey

8 h 15 m

Average

9 h 6 m

Buses per day

3

Distance

256 km

It's difficult to get from Birmingham to Durham without changing at least once.

Fastest
12:05Birmingham8h15 20:20Newcastle upon Tyne, John Dobson Street
1 changes
£111One-way
2nd Fastest
19:00Birmingham9h15 04:15Durham
1 changes
£611One-way
19:00Birmingham9h50 04:50Newcastle upon Tyne, John Dobson Street
1 changes
£451One-way

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Overview: Coach from Birmingham to Durham

distanceDistance159 miles (256 km)
durationAverage coach duration8 h
priceAverage coach ticket price£11 (€13)
changesDirect coachYes
carriersCoach companiesFlixbus or National Express

Coaches from Birmingham to Durham cover the 159 miles (256 km) long trip taking on average 8 h with our travel partners like Flixbus or National Express. There are direct coach services available. You can get the cheapest coach tickets for this trip for as low as £7, but the average price of coach tickets is £11. Travellers depart most frequently from Birmingham New Street and arrive in Durham, Bus Station (stand C).

Coach companies: National Express and FlixBus Birmingham to Durham

National Express and FlixBus coaches will get you to Durham from Birmingham from £7. With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best coach times and tickets for your trip.

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National Express is the leading coach operator for routes throughout the United Kingdom, operating over 550 coaches a day and serving over 900 destinations across the country. National Express even offers routes to and from major UK airports like Heathrow, Gatwick, Stansted, Luton and Bristol 24 hours a day at affordable prices for the budget traveller in mind. All National Express coaches are air-conditioned and provide free WiFi and onboard entertainment. Most coaches are equipped with seat belts and power outlets in each seat, so you can charge your phone or laptop during a long journey. You can select between three ticket types for the Birmingham - Durham coach: Restricted Fare, Standard Fare, and Fully Flexible Fare. Refundable tickets provide more flexibility than other ticket options, meaning you can cancel or change your ticket easily, should you need to.

    These are National Express 's ticket policies for COVID-19 for the coach to Durham from Birmingham:

    • Cashless payments recommended
    • Online booking and check-in recommended
    • Pre-reservation / seat allocation
    • Verification of ticket with valid ID
    • Exceptions to waive change or cancellation fees policy
    • For journeys between July 1st and October 31, 2020, the following change and refund policies apply:
      • Restricted ticket: One change is allowed free of charge
      • Standard ticket: Full refund or one change is allowed free of charge
      • Fully flexible ticket: Unlimited changes to time or date are allowed
      • All change and refund requests must be made at least 24 hours before the original outbound journey. Partial refunds are not allowed.

    Travel Tips: Coach to Durham from Birmingham

    Take the bus to Durham easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Birmingham to Durham.
    FAQs

    What is the cost of cheap coaches between Birmingham and Durham?

    Looking to save money on your route? Omio customers have found the cheapest coach between Birmingham and Durham for the next 7 days starting from £7  one way.

    What is the cost of a coach ticket from Birmingham to Durham on average?

    The Birmingham to Durham coach ticket price is on average £11  if you are looking to buy your tickets for this trip in the next week.

    What is the distance between Birmingham and Durham by coach?

    The distance to Durham from Birmingham by coach is approximately 159 miles (256 km).

    What is the average Birmingham to Durham coach duration?

    The Birmingham to Durham coach duration is on average 8 h, which is to be expected when travelling 159 miles (256 km) from Birmingham to Durham. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and bank holidays.

    When travelling by coach from Birmingham to Durham, which coach station in Birmingham do I depart from and which coach station in Durham do I arrive in?

    When taking the coach from Birmingham to Durham, you can choose to depart from coach stations like Birmingham, Coach Station, Birmingham, Hill St / Railway Bridge and Birmingham, Station Street (Stop NS13). Your route can end in coach stations such as Durham, Bus Station (stand C), Durham, University - Palatine Centre and Durham, Sutton Street / Bridge Street.

    Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from Birmingham New Street   and arrive in Durham, Bus Station (stand C).

    Where is the departure coach station in Birmingham located? Where is the arrival coach station in Durham located?

    Passengers board their coach most frequently from Birmingham New Street and travel around 1.5 miles (2.4 km) from the city centre to this coach station.

    Passengers travelling this route most often arrive at Durham, Bus Station (stand C) and need to travel approximately 0.2 miles (420 m) from the coach station to the city centre in Durham.

    Which coach companies can get me from Birmingham to Durham?

    Take the Birmingham to Durham coach with Flixbus or National Express. However, it's always good to check out all possible coach companies for the journey to Durham from Birmingham as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.

    What are the first and last departure coach times from Birmingham to Durham?

    The first coach from Birmingham to Durham leaves at 06: 30   and the last coach for this leaves at 19: 15. Omio shows you the latest coach from Birmingham to Durham times to help you book the best departure time for this journey.

    How early should I book Birmingham to Durham coach tickets to get the best deals?

    The price of a one way coach ticket from Birmingham to Durham is on average £11 if you book within the next 7 days. But we recommend booking tickets before your planned travel date to find the best prices for coaches from all possible coach companies offering this journey. In general, you can find coach tickets from Birmingham to Durham available a few months in advance.