The cheapest trains from Basingstoke to Birmingham

Showing times and prices for 26 Oct

Cheapest

£33

Average

£55

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 Basingstoke to Birmingham will cost around £ 55 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 33.

Cheapest
10:49Basingstoke1h59 12:48Birmingham New Street
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£331One-way
Cheapest
07:51Basingstoke1h58 09:49Birmingham New Street
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£331One-way
Cheapest
05:49Basingstoke1h59 07:48Birmingham New Street
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£331One-way
06:24Basingstoke2h25 08:49Birmingham New Street
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£371One-way
09:19Basingstoke2h30 11:49Birmingham New Street
1 changes
£371One-way

Timetable Basingstoke to Birmingham

Showing trains for tomorrow, Tue, 26 Oct
00:05Basingstoke7h35 07:40Birmingham New Street
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00:05Basingstoke7h39 07:44Birmingham New Street
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05:49Basingstoke1h59 07:48Birmingham New Street
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06:24Basingstoke2h25 08:49Birmingham New Street
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07:51Basingstoke1h58 09:49Birmingham New Street
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08:47Basingstoke2h01 10:48Birmingham New Street
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09:19Basingstoke2h30 11:49Birmingham New Street
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10:49Basingstoke1h59 12:48Birmingham New Street
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11:23Basingstoke2h26 13:49Birmingham New Street
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COMPARE Prices across different modes

Mon
25 Oct
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£15National Express
Tue
26 Oct
£33Cross Country
£17National Express
Fri
29 Oct
£33Cross Country
£14National Express
Sun
31 Oct
£63Avanti West Coast
£17National Express

The fastest trains from Basingstoke to Birmingham

Showing times and prices for 26 Oct

Fastest Journey

1 h 58 m

Average

3 h 23 m

Trains per day

9

Distance

147 km

Of the 9 trains that leave Basingstoke for Birmingham every day 4 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct trains cover the 147 km distance in an average of 3 h 23 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 1 h 58 m .

The slowest trains will take 7 h 39 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
07:51Basingstoke1h58 09:49Birmingham New Street
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£331One-way
10:49Basingstoke1h59 12:48Birmingham New Street
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£331One-way
05:49Basingstoke1h59 07:48Birmingham New Street
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£331One-way
08:47Basingstoke2h01 10:48Birmingham New Street
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£831One-way
06:24Basingstoke2h25 08:49Birmingham New Street
1 changes
£371One-way

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Train Information to Birmingham from Basingstoke

distanceDistance91 miles (146 km)
durationAverage train duration1 h 59 min
priceAverage train ticket price£53 (€60)
frequencyTrain frequency12 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 12 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersCross Country

Trains from Basingstoke to Birmingham cover the 91 miles (146 km) long journey taking on average 1 h 59 min with our travel partners like Cross Country. Normally, there are 12 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this route for as low as £33, but the average price of train tickets is £53. Travellers depart most frequently from Basingstoke and arrive in Birmingham New Street.

Train companies

Travel with CrossCountry from Basingstoke to Birmingham

CrossCountry trains will get you between Basingstoke and Birmingham from £33. With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best train times and tickets for your trip.

CrossCountry

CrossCountry is a fast speed train company in the United Kingdom and for your next train between Basingstoke and Birmingham you can choose between Standard Class and First Class tickets on Omio.

It’s easy to book your CrossCountry train ticket between Basingstoke and Birmingham online with Omio! Simply check the current CrossCountry train timetables for your ideal departure and arrival times, compare the best route from Basingstoke to Birmingham as well as relevant travel information (such as luggage policy and amenities offered onboard) for that train and book cheap CrossCountry train tickets online. Prices for CrossCountry trains between Basingstoke and Birmingham start at £33 one-way if you book in advance, and you can expect to travel around 91 miles (146 km). If you search for CrossCountry trains in the Omio app, you can check straight away if the CrossCountry tickets are mobile tickets, which makes it easier than ever to go paperless when travelling by train between Basingstoke and Birmingham. Let Omio do all the work for you finding the best Basingstoke to Birmingham CrossCountry train ticket so you can enjoy a smooth and comfortable journey!

    Please follow the recommendations outlined by CrossCountry when booking your train tickets from Basingstoke to Birmingham due to the coronavirus:

    • Refund or voucher policy
    • If you have an Off-Peak or Anytime ticket, you can get a full refund and the £10 admin fee has been waived. Advance tickets are normally non-refundable but you can now also get a full refund if your Advance ticket was booked before 23 March 2020.
    • Cashless payments recommended
    • Online booking and check-in recommended

    Travel Tips

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    FAQs
    What is the price of the cheapest train to Birmingham from Basingstoke?
    If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find a cheap train from Basingstoke to Birmingham for as little as £33  in the next 7 days.
    What is the cost of a train ticket from Basingstoke to Birmingham on average?
    If you’re looking to buy your train tickets in the next week, you can expect the Basingstoke to Birmingham train price to come in at an average of £53  one way.
    What is the distance to Birmingham from Basingstoke by train?
    When travelling this route you should expect the distance to Birmingham from Basingstoke via train to be approximately 91 miles (146 km).
    What is the average Basingstoke to Birmingham train duration?
    On average the Basingstoke to Birmingham train time is 1 h 59 min  covering the 91 miles (146 km) long route, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and bank holidays.
    What is the departure train station in Basingstoke and arrival train station in Birmingham?

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

    Where is the train station in Basingstoke? Where is the train station in Birmingham?

    Passengers booking this route most frequently board their trains from Basingstoke and need to travel around 0 mile (s) / 0 km from the city centre to get to this train station.

    Passengers arriving in Birmingham most often arrive at Birmingham New Street and need to travel around 0 mile (s) / 0 km from this train station to the city centre.

    What train providers go from Basingstoke to Birmingham?
    When taking a train from Basingstoke to Birmingham, you can count on Cross Country for the best way to get you to Birmingham. You can also check all possible train providers who offer a service between Basingstoke and Birmingham and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.
    How many trains are there from Basingstoke to Birmingham a day?
    On average, there are 12 trains a day from Basingstoke to Birmingham. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
    What time is the earliest train from Basingstoke to Birmingham? What time is the last train from Basingstoke to Birmingham?
    If you prefer early morning trains from Basingstoke to Birmingham, the first train leaves at 08: 47. If you prefer late night trains from Basingstoke to Birmingham, the last train of the day leaves at 09: 49. Omio shows you the latest train from Basingstoke to Birmingham schedule to help you book the best departure time for this route.
    How early should I book train tickets from Basingstoke to Birmingham to score the best deals?
    You can find a train to Birmingham from Basingstoke to cost on average £53 one way if you book within the next 7 days. But we recommend buying train tickets in advance to score the best deals and save money on your route. You’ll see tickets for the Basingstoke to Birmingham train generally on sale a few months before the planned travel date.

    Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

    Basingstoke
    Birmingham
    The major railway station for departures from Basingstoke is Basingstoke. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Basingstoke for your trip between Basingstoke and Birmingham.