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Cheap train tickets from Bedford to Birmingham

Showing times and prices for 14 Apr

Cheapest

The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Bedford to Birmingham is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid travelling at rush hour.

Cheapest
Cross Country
10:301h45
Bedford station (BDM)
12:15Birmingham New Street (BHM)
£421One-way
1 change
Cheapest
Cross Country
11:302h09
Bedford station (BDM)
13:39Birmingham New Street (BHM)
£421One-way
1 change
Cheapest
Cross Country
11:002h15
Bedford station (BDM)
13:15Birmingham New Street (BHM)
£421One-way
1 change
West Midlands Railway
11:334h12
Bedford station (BDM)
15:45Birmingham New Street (BHM)
£771One-way
2 changes

Train timetableBedford to Birmingham

Showing trains for tomorrow, Sunday, 14 April
Cross Country
10:301h45
Bedford station (BDM)
12:15Birmingham New Street (BHM)
1 change
Cross Country
11:002h15
Bedford station (BDM)
13:15Birmingham New Street (BHM)
1 change
Cross Country
11:302h09
Bedford station (BDM)
13:39Birmingham New Street (BHM)
1 change
West Midlands Railway
11:334h12
Bedford station (BDM)
15:45Birmingham New Street (BHM)
2 changes

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Train times from Bedford to Birmingham

Showing times and prices for 14 Apr

Fastest Journey

1 h 45 m

Average

2 h 35 m

Trains per day

4

Distance

105 km

To travel from Bedford to Birmingham you need to make at least one change.

Fastest
Cross Country
10:301h45
Bedford station (BDM)
12:15Birmingham New Street (BHM)
£421One-way
1 change
Cross Country
11:302h09
Bedford station (BDM)
13:39Birmingham New Street (BHM)
£421One-way
1 change
Cross Country
11:002h15
Bedford station (BDM)
13:15Birmingham New Street (BHM)
£421One-way
1 change
West Midlands Railway
11:334h12
Bedford station (BDM)
15:45Birmingham New Street (BHM)
£771One-way
2 changes

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Overview: Train from Bedford to Birmingham

distanceDistance64 miles
durationAverage train duration2 h 15 min
priceAverage train ticket price£41 (€46)
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain companiesWest Midland Trains or CrossCountry

Trains from Bedford to Birmingham cover the 64 miles long route taking on average 2 h 15 min with our travel partners like West Midland Trains or CrossCountry. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this route for as low as £13, but the average price of train tickets is £41. Travellers depart most frequently from Bedford and arrive in Birmingham New Street.

Train companies: CrossCountry and West Midland Trains trains Bedford to Birmingham

You can travel by train between Bedford and Birmingham with CrossCountry and West Midland Trains for as low as £7. When you search for timetables and tickets, Omio will show you the best journey.

Cross Country trains are a UK-based train operator that provides services across the country including trains from Bedford to Birmingham. They offer a range of services, from express services to local services, and have a variety of ticket types to suit different needs. Their express services, such as the CrossCountry Voyager and CrossCountry XC Trains, offer a fast and comfortable journey, with onboard facilities such as free Wi-Fi, power sockets, and a selection of snacks and drinks. Their local services, such as the CrossCountry Regional and CrossCountry Regional Express, provide a more leisurely journey, with stops at smaller stations along the way. They also offer a range of ticket types, such as Advance, Anytime, and Off-Peak tickets, to suit different budgets and travel needs. The most popular routes for Cross Country trains include London to Birmingham, Manchester to Edinburgh, and Bristol to Reading.

FAQs: Bedford to Birmingham train

FAQs: Travel by train from Bedford to Birmingham 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 Bedford to Birmingham.
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from Bedford to Birmingham can start from as little as £13 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Bedford to Birmingham is £41; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
On average the Bedford to Birmingham train time is 2 h 15 min   covering the 64 mile long route, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Bedford to Birmingham leaves at 05: 43. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Bedford to Birmingham leaves at 13: 56.
Take the Bedford to Birmingham train with West Midland Trains or CrossCountry. However, it's always good to check out all possible train providers for the route to Birmingham from Bedford as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.

When departing from Bedford, you have various train station options to start your trip from including Bedford, Bedford St Johns and Bedford Midland or Bedford St Johns. When arriving in Birmingham, you can end your trip in train stations like Birmingham New Street, Birmingham International and Birmingham Moor Street.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Bedford, which is located around 0.8 miles (1.3 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Birmingham New Street, located 1.7 miles (2.7 km) away from the city centre.

The cheapest month to travel from Bedford to Birmingham by train is December.
It's helpful to compare your options as there are 2 ways to travel between Bedford and Birmingham including taking a coach or train.

Important Stations and Airports in Bedford and Birmingham

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Birmingham
Bedford is the most popular Bedford railway station for Omio travellers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in Bedford for your journey to Birmingham.
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Public transport options for Bedford St Johns
Location for Rail Replacement Services: In the event of engineering the bus/coach will collect from the Medbourne Road car park, by the path leading to the platform. Please check the direction of travel before boarding.
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