The cheapest buses from Nottingham to Birmingham

Showing times and prices for 26 Oct

Cheapest

£7

Average

£12

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 Nottingham to Birmingham will cost around £ 12 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 7.

Cheapest
14:35Ratcliffe-on-Soar, East Midlands Parkway1h00 15:35Birmingham
0 changes
£71One-way
Cheapest
11:05Ratcliffe-on-Soar, East Midlands Parkway1h00 12:05Birmingham
0 changes
£71One-way
2nd Cheapest
18:45Nottingham, Coach Station1h15 20:00Birmingham, Coach Station
0 changes
£111One-way
2nd Cheapest
14:55Nottingham, Coach Station2h10 17:05Birmingham, Coach Station
0 changes
£111One-way
08:55Nottingham, Coach Station2h05 11:00Birmingham, Coach Station
0 changes
£121One-way

Timetable Nottingham to Birmingham

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04:40Nottingham, Coach Station2h05 06:45Birmingham, Coach Station
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08:55Nottingham, Coach Station2h05 11:00Birmingham, Coach Station
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11:05Ratcliffe-on-Soar, East Midlands Parkway1h00 12:05Birmingham
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12:30Nottingham, Coach Station1h30 14:00Birmingham, Coach Station
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14:35Ratcliffe-on-Soar, East Midlands Parkway1h00 15:35Birmingham
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14:55Nottingham, Coach Station2h10 17:05Birmingham, Coach Station
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16:00Nottingham, Coach Station2h10 18:10Birmingham, Coach Station
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18:45Nottingham, Coach Station1h15 20:00Birmingham, Coach Station
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26 Oct
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27 Oct
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28 Oct
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29 Oct
£38Cross Country
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30 Oct
£15Cross Country
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31 Oct
£15Cross Country
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1 Nov
£38Cross Country
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£38Cross Country
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5 Nov
£38Cross Country
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6 Nov
£15Cross Country
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7 Nov
£15Cross Country
£6Megabus
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8 Nov
£38Cross Country
£6Megabus
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9 Nov
£38Cross Country
£6Megabus
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10 Nov
£38Cross Country
£6Megabus
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11 Nov
£38Cross Country
£6Megabus
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12 Nov
£38Cross Country
£6Megabus
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13 Nov
£15Cross Country
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14 Nov
£15Cross Country
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The fastest buses from Nottingham to Birmingham

Showing times and prices for 26 Oct

Fastest Journey

1 h

Average

1 h 39 m

Buses per day

8

Distance

73 km

Of the 8 buses that leave Nottingham for Birmingham every day 8 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct buses cover the 73 km distance in an average of 1 h 39 m but if you time it right, some buses will get you there in just 1 h .

The slowest buses will take 2 h 10 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.

Fastest
14:35Ratcliffe-on-Soar, East Midlands Parkway1h00 15:35Birmingham
0 changes
£71One-way
Fastest
11:05Ratcliffe-on-Soar, East Midlands Parkway1h00 12:05Birmingham
0 changes
£71One-way
2nd Fastest
18:45Nottingham, Coach Station1h15 20:00Birmingham, Coach Station
0 changes
£111One-way
12:30Nottingham, Coach Station1h30 14:00Birmingham, Coach Station
0 changes
£161One-way
08:55Nottingham, Coach Station2h05 11:00Birmingham, Coach Station
0 changes
£121One-way

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Coach Information to Birmingham from Nottingham

distanceDistance45 miles (72 km)
durationAverage coach duration1 h
priceAverage coach ticket price£6 (€7)
changesDirect coachYes
carriersCoach companiesNational Express or Megabus

Coaches from Nottingham to Birmingham cover the 45 miles (72 km) long trip taking on average 1 h with our travel partners like National Express or Megabus. There are direct coach services available. You can get the cheapest coach tickets for this route for as low as £6, but the average price of coach tickets is £6. Travellers depart most frequently from Nottingham and arrive in Birmingham, Coach Station.

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Nottingham to Birmingham with National Express

Buy your official National Express coach tickets from Nottingham to Birmingham from £6 with Omio. Find coach times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies to compare and book the most affordable route.

National Express

National Express is the UK’s leading long-distance coach provider operating over 550 coaches per day and serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express also operates coach services to all major UK airports, such as Heathrow, Gatwick, Stansted, Luton and Bristol, 24 hours a day. All National Express coaches have air conditioning and provide free WiFi access along with onboard entertainment. Most coaches come with seat belts and power outlets at every seat, so you can charge your phone or laptop during a long journey. For your coach between Nottingham and Birmingham, you can select from three ticket fares: Restricted Fare, Standard Fare, and Fully Flexible Fare.

    National Express has the following ticket policies due to COVID-19, which you should be aware of when booking and travelling by coach from Nottingham to 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.

    Buses from Nottingham to Birmingham

    Travelling to Brimingham is easy with bus connections between central Nottingham and Birmingham. National Express runs 9 buses daily from Nottingham to Birmingham, with the first departing as early as 4:40 a.m. and the final bus leaving at 10:55 p.m. All buses are direct with no changes required and the journey takes two hours.

    What are the departure and arrival stations for buses from Nottingham to Birmingham?

    Departure Station: Nottingham Coach Station Buses from Nottingham to Birmingham depart from Nottingham Coach Station, just south of the city centre. The coach stop is 10 minutes walk from the main shopping area and railway station (which is south of the Trent). There are also plenty of bus stops on Collin Street.

    Arrival Station: Birmingham Coach Station Buses from Nottingham to Birmingham arrive at Birmingham Coach Station. Across the road from the O2 Institute, the coach station is east of the city centre. To get to the Bull Ring or Birmingham New Street, walk down the B4100 and Edgbaston Street or take the number 60 bus.

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    FAQs
    What is the price of the cheapest coach from Nottingham to Birmingham?
    Omio customers have found cheap coach tickets between Nottingham and Birmingham for as low as £6  for the next 7 days.
    What is the average price of coach tickets between Nottingham and Birmingham?
    If you are looking to buy your coach ticket in the next 7 days, you can expect the Nottingham to Birmingham coach to cost on average £6  one way.
    What is the distance by coach from Nottingham to Birmingham?
    The coach distance from Nottingham to Birmingham is around 45 miles (72 km).
    How long is the coach journey between Nottingham and Birmingham?
    The Nottingham to Birmingham coach duration is on average 1 h, which is to be expected when travelling 45 miles (72 km) to Birmingham from Nottingham. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and bank holidays.
    What station does the Nottingham to Birmingham coach leave from? Which Birmingham coach station do I come into from Nottingham?

    Some of the Nottingham coach stations to Birmingham you can start your journey from include Nottingham, Nottingham, Bulwell Bus Station (Stop BU07) and Nottingham, Friar Lane (Stop F4). Similarly, some of the arrival coach stations in Birmingham include Birmingham, Coach Station, Birmingham, Station Street (Stop NS13) and Birmingham, Hill St / Railway Bridge.

    When travelling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Nottingham   and arriving in Birmingham, Coach Station.

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

    Passengers board the coach most frequently from Nottingham, which is located around 0 mile (s) / 0 km away from the city centre, and they get off the coach at Birmingham, Coach Station, located 1 mile (s) / 1 km away from the city centre.

    What coach companies offer a service between Nottingham and Birmingham?
    For the best Nottingham to Birmingham coach to purchase, you can travel safely and comfortably with National Express or Megabus. However, it's always good to check all possible coach companies with services from Nottingham to Birmingham to compare what amenities they may offer.
    Are there any direct coaches to Birmingham from Nottingham?
    Yes, you can find a direct coach between Nottingham and Birmingham with Megabus  on Omio. This is worth paying attention to when you buy your coach ticket as direct services tend to offer more convenience and help save you time travelling to your destination.
    What are the first and last departure coach times from Nottingham to Birmingham?
    The first Nottingham to Birmingham coach departs at 07: 55   and the last coach from Nottingham to Birmingham leaves at 19: 10. Check out the most up-to-date Nottingham to Birmingham coach times on Omio and find the best time to travel to your destination.
    How far in advance should I book a coach ticket to Birmingham from Nottingham to get the best deals?
    In general, we recommend booking tickets for coaches in advance to score the best deals from all possible coach companies offering this trip and save money. If you buy coach tickets from Nottingham to Birmingham within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average £6 one way. To find the best prices for this route, consider booking your coach ticket from Nottingham to Birmingham a few months in advance.

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