Cheap bus tickets from Stoke-on-Trent to Birmingham

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Cheapest

£10

Average

£11

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 Stoke-on-Trent to Birmingham will cost around £ 11 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 10.

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01:25Stoke-On-Trent, Bus Station1h05 02:30Birmingham, Coach Station
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£101One-way
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09:10Stoke-On-Trent, Bus Station1h15 10:25Birmingham, Coach Station
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£111One-way

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09:10Stoke-On-Trent, Bus Station1h15 10:25Birmingham, Coach Station
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18 May
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Thu
19 May
£14Avanti West Coast
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Fri
20 May
£11Cross Country
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Sat
21 May
£7West Midlands Railway
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Sun
22 May
£7West Midlands Railway
£15West Midlands Railway
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23 May
£14Avanti West Coast
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24 May
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25 May
£14Avanti West Coast
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26 May
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Sat
28 May
£7West Midlands Railway
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Sun
29 May
£7West Midlands Railway
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Mon
30 May
£16West Midlands Railway
£7National Express
Tue
31 May
£15West Midlands Railway
£8National Express
Thu
2 Jun
£15West Midlands Railway
£7National Express
Fri
3 Jun
£11Cross Country
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4 Jun
£7West Midlands Railway
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Bus times from Stoke-on-Trent to Birmingham

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Fastest Journey

1 h 5 m

Average

1 h 10 m

Buses per day

2

Distance

61 km

Of the 2 buses that leave Stoke-on-Trent for Birmingham 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 61 km distance in an average of 1 h 10 m but if you time it right, some buses will get you there in just 1 h 5 m .

The slowest buses will take 1 h 15 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
01:25Stoke-On-Trent, Bus Station1h05 02:30Birmingham, Coach Station
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£101One-way
2nd Fastest
09:10Stoke-On-Trent, Bus Station1h15 10:25Birmingham, Coach Station
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£111One-way

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Overview: Coach from Stoke-on-Trent to Birmingham

distanceDistance38 miles (61 km)
durationAverage coach duration1 h 5 min
priceAverage coach ticket price£11 (€13)
changesDirect coachYes
carriersCoach companiesNational Express

Coaches from Stoke-on-Trent to Birmingham cover the 38 miles (61 km) long journey taking on average 1 h 5 min with our travel partners like National Express. There are direct coach services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around £11, you can find the cheapest coach ticket for as low as £9. Travellers depart most frequently from Stoke-on-Trent and arrive in Birmingham, Coach Station.

Coach companies: National Express Stoke-on-Trent to Birmingham

You can travel by coach from Stoke-on-Trent to Birmingham with National Express for as low as £9. When you search for timetables and tickets, Omio will show you the best route.

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 Stoke-on-Trent - Birmingham 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: £9

When purchasing your National Express coach tickets to Birmingham from Stoke-on-Trent, keep the following coronavirus related policies and recommendations in mind outlined by our travel partner:

  • 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.

Coaches from Stoke-on-Trent to Birmingham

Taking the coach offers a convenient and quick way to make the trip from Stoke-on-Trent to Birmingham. The journey time ranges between one hour exactly and one hour 35 minutes for direct connections, and there's plenty of choice, with seven coaches departing from Stoke every day of the week.

Which coach companies travel from Stoke-on-Trent to Birmingham?

National Express is currently the only company that offers coach connections between Stoke-on-Trent and Birmingham, providing direct buses every day.

How long is the coach from Stoke-on-Trent to Birmingham?

Passengers can expect a fairly quick journey between Stoke-on-Trent and Birmingham. When buses run direct, journey times will vary between one hour exactly and one hour 35 minutes. 

How many coaches are there from Stoke-on-Trent to Birmingham?

Travellers will always have a wide range of services to choose from when making the journey to Birmingham from Stoke-on-Trent. Direct buses depart from central Stoke every day, and there are seven options to select from. Buses start leaving as early as 5:30 a.m. and run until past midnight, so finding convenient times to travel should be easy.

What are the departure and arrival stations for coaches from Stoke-on-Trent to Birmingham?

Departure bus station: Coaches from Stoke-on-Trent to Birmingham depart from Stoke-on-Trent Bus Station. A recently refurbished, modern facility, the city's main bus station is located in the suburb of Hanley, just north of the city centre. The bus station is around one and a half miles away from the railway station, but local buses offer reliable connections and travellers can get to their coaches in around 25 minutes (traffic permitting). Taxis from the centre of town should take 15 minutes maximum.

Arrival bus station: All coaches to Birmingham from Stoke-on-Trent will arrive at Birmingham Coach Station, the main National Express hub in the West Midlands. The Coach Station can be found on Mill Lane in the Digbeth neighbourhood and it is well served by local buses. The 60 and X2 provide handy links to Solihull and the city centre, while travellers can also walk to Birmingham New Street railway station in around 10-15 minutes. If travellers intend to continue to Birmingham International Airport, that's not a problem. National Express offers direct airport express buses to the airport terminals and fast trains run from New Street, so it's a convenient place to arrive, whatever comes next. 

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FAQs

How much do cheap coach tickets between Stoke-on-Trent and Birmingham cost?

If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find a cheap coach between Stoke-on-Trent and Birmingham for as little as £9  in the next 7 days.

What is the average price of coach tickets from Stoke-on-Trent to Birmingham?

If you’re looking to buy your coach tickets in the next week, you can expect the Stoke-on-Trent to Birmingham coach price to come in at an average of £11  one way.

What is the distance to Birmingham from Stoke-on-Trent via coach?

The coach distance from Stoke-on-Trent to Birmingham is around 38 miles (61 km).

What is the average Stoke-on-Trent to Birmingham coach duration?

On average the coach from Stoke-on-Trent to Birmingham duration is 1 h 5 min  for the 38 miles (61 km) long journey, but the travel time can vary if you depart on weekends and holidays.

Which coach station from Stoke-on-Trent to Birmingham do I depart from? Which Birmingham coach station from Stoke-on-Trent do I arrive in?

When departing from Stoke-on-Trent, you have various coach station options to start your route from including Stoke-on-Trent, Keele services, Stoke-on-Trent, College Road and Stoke-on-Trent, Mayne Street. When arriving in Birmingham, you can end your route in coach stations like Birmingham, Coach Station, Birmingham, Hill St / Railway Bridge and Birmingham, Station Street (Stop NS13).

Omio customers book a coach from Stoke-on-Trent   to Birmingham, Coach Station   most frequently for this route.

Where is the departure coach station in Stoke-on-Trent located? Where is the arrival coach station in Birmingham located?

Passengers booking this trip most frequently board their coaches from Stoke-on-Trent and need to travel around 0.3 miles (525 m) from the city centre to get to this coach station.

Passengers arriving in Birmingham most often arrive at Birmingham, Coach Station and need to travel around 0.6 miles (1 km) from this coach station to the city centre.

Which coach companies can take me from Stoke-on-Trent to Birmingham?

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

When is the earliest coach from Stoke-on-Trent to Birmingham? When is the last coach from Stoke-on-Trent to Birmingham?

The first Stoke-on-Trent to Birmingham coach departs at 08: 10   and the last coach from Stoke-on-Trent to Birmingham leaves at 21: 22. Check out the most up-to-date Stoke-on-Trent to Birmingham coach times on Omio and find the best time to travel to your destination.

How far in advance should I buy coach tickets from Stoke-on-Trent to Birmingham for 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 purchase coach tickets from Stoke-on-Trent to Birmingham within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average £11 one way. To find the best prices for this journey, consider booking your coach ticket from Stoke-on-Trent to Birmingham a few months in advance.