Cheap bus tickets from Birmingham to Halifax

Showing times and prices for 28 May





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 Halifax will cost around £ 26 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 17.

16:30Birmingham2h55 19:25Halifax
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22:30Birmingham8h20 06:50Halifax
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Bus Timetable Birmingham to Halifax

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16:30Birmingham2h55 19:25Halifax
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Bus times from Birmingham to Halifax

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Fastest Journey

2 h 55 m


5 h 37 m

Buses per day



137 km

Of the 2 buses that leave Birmingham for Halifax every day 2 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct buses cover the 137 km distance in an average of 5 h 37 m but if you time it right, some buses will get you there in just 2 h 55 m .

The slowest buses will take 8 h 20 m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.

16:30Birmingham2h55 19:25Halifax
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22:30Birmingham8h20 06:50Halifax
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Overview: Coach from Birmingham to Halifax

distanceDistance85 miles (137 km)
durationAverage coach duration3 h 20 min
priceAverage coach ticket price£18 (€20)
changesDirect coachYes
carriersCoach companiesFlixbus, National Express or Megabus

Coaches from Birmingham to Halifax cover the 85 miles (137 km) long route taking on average 3 h 20 min with our travel partners like Flixbus, National Express or Megabus. There are direct coach services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around £18, you can find the cheapest coach ticket for as low as £14. Travellers depart most frequently from Birmingham New Street and arrive in Halifax, Halifax.

Coach companies: National Express and FlixBus Birmingham to Halifax

For as little as £14 you can travel by coach from Birmingham to Halifax with National Express and FlixBus. Omio will show you the best deals, timetables and tickets available for this journey.

National Express

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 - Halifax 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.

  • Average Price: £35

Please follow the recommendations outlined by National Express when booking your coach tickets to Halifax from Birmingham due to the coronavirus:

  • 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 Halifax from Birmingham

Take the bus to Halifax 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 Halifax.

What is the cost of cheap coaches to Halifax from Birmingham?

If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find a cheap coach between Birmingham and Halifax for as little as £14  in the next 7 days.

What is the average price of coach tickets from Birmingham to Halifax?

If you’re looking to purchase tickets for this trip in the next 7 days, you’ll find that Birmingham to Halifax coach prices are on average £18  one way.

What is the distance between Birmingham and Halifax via coach?

When travelling this route you should expect the distance from Birmingham to Halifax via coach to be approximately 85 miles (137 km).

How long is the coach between Birmingham and Halifax?

While the time it takes to travel 85 miles (137 km) from Birmingham to Halifax can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and bank holidays, the coach duration from Birmingham to Halifax is on average 3 h 20 min.

What station does the Birmingham to Halifax coach leave from? Which Halifax coach station do I come into from Birmingham?

There are a few coach stations in Birmingham to start your route from including Birmingham, Coach Station, Birmingham, Hill St / Railway Bridge and Birmingham, Station Street (Stop NS13). In Halifax you have a few coach station options to choose from for your arrival including Halifax, Halifax, Halifax, Charles Street / Causeway and Halifax, Railway Station.

Omio customers travelling this route depart most frequently from Birmingham New Street   and arrive in Halifax, Halifax.

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

You can find the most popular departure coach station for this journey, Birmingham New Street, located approximately 1.5 miles (2.4 km) from the city centre of Birmingham. The most popular arrival coach station in Halifax, called Halifax, Halifax, is located around 0.7 miles (1.1 km) away from its city centre.

What coach companies offer a service between Birmingham and Halifax?

For the trip from Birmingham to Halifax you can take a coach with Flixbus, National Express or Megabus. Be sure to check out all possible coach companies that offer services between Birmingham and Halifax on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.

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

The first Birmingham to Halifax coach departs at 10: 55   and the last coach from Birmingham to Halifax leaves at 22: 30. Check out the most up-to-date Birmingham to Halifax coach schedule on Omio and find the best time to travel to your destination.

How far in advance should I book a coach ticket to Halifax from Birmingham to get the best deals?

If you book Birmingham to Halifax coach tickets within the next 7 days, you can find one way tickets to cost on average £18. However, booking in advance gives you access to the best prices for coaches from Birmingham to Halifax. Look out for coach tickets for this journey to go on sale a few months before your planned departure date to find the best deals.