Birmingham to Croydon train

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Cheap train tickets from Birmingham to Croydon

Showing times and prices for 25 Jun

Cheapest

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

Cheapest
Avanti West Coast
05:272h36
Birmingham New Street (BHM)
08:03East Croydon (ECR)
£821One-way
1 change
Chiltern Railways
05:453h03
Birmingham Moor Street (BMO)
08:48East Croydon (ECR)
£1081One-way
2 changes
Avanti West Coast
05:502h31
Birmingham New Street (BHM)
08:21East Croydon (ECR)
£1191One-way
2 changes

Train timetableBirmingham to Croydon

Showing trains for tomorrow, Tuesday, 25 June
Avanti West Coast
05:272h36
Birmingham New Street (BHM)
08:03East Croydon (ECR)
1 change
Chiltern Railways
05:453h03
Birmingham Moor Street (BMO)
08:48East Croydon (ECR)
2 changes
Avanti West Coast
05:502h31
Birmingham New Street (BHM)
08:21East Croydon (ECR)
2 changes

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Train times from Birmingham to Croydon

Showing times and prices for 25 Jun

Fastest Journey

2 h 31 m

Average

2 h 43 m

Trains per day

3

Distance

174 km

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

Fastest
Avanti West Coast
05:502h31
Birmingham New Street (BHM)
08:21East Croydon (ECR)
£1191One-way
2 changes
Avanti West Coast
05:272h36
Birmingham New Street (BHM)
08:03East Croydon (ECR)
£821One-way
1 change
Chiltern Railways
05:453h03
Birmingham Moor Street (BMO)
08:48East Croydon (ECR)
£1081One-way
2 changes

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Overview: Train from Birmingham to Croydon

distanceDistance107 miles
durationAverage train duration2 h 15 min
priceAverage train ticket price£55 (€62)
frequencyTrain frequency23 a day
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain providersVirgin Trains, Chiltern Railways or Southern

Trains from Birmingham to Croydon cover the 107 miles long journey taking on average 2 h 15 min with our travel partners like Virgin Trains, Chiltern Railways or Southern. Normally, there are 23 trains operating per day. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this journey for as low as £38, but the average price of train tickets is £55. Travellers depart most frequently from Birmingham New Street and arrive in East Croydon.

Train companies: Virgin Trains, Chiltern Railways and Southern trains Birmingham to Croydon

Travel between Birmingham and Croydon from £38 with Omio’s train partners Virgin Trains, Chiltern Railways and Southern! You can find the best timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the most popular trip for you.

Avanti West Coast is a train company based in the United Kingdom. It operates high-speed trains between London and major cities in the UK, including Birmingham, Manchester, Liverpool, Glasgow and Edinburgh. The company offers a range of ticket types, including Standard, First Class and Advance tickets. Onboard facilities include free Wi-Fi, power sockets, comfortable seating and a range of food and drinks. The most popular routes for Avanti West Coast are London to Birmingham, London to Manchester and London to Glasgow. The company operates a fleet of Pendolino and Super Voyager trains, which offer a smooth and comfortable journey.

Virgin Trains from Birmingham to Croydon train information:

  • Average Duration: 2 h 15 min
  • Cheapest Price: £38
  • Virgin Trains frequency: 23 a day

FAQs: Birmingham to Croydon train

FAQs: Travel by train from Birmingham to Croydon 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 Croydon.
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Cheap train tickets from Birmingham to Croydon can start from as little as £38 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Birmingham to Croydon is £55; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
The train time between Birmingham and Croydon is on average 2 h 15 min   for the 107 mile long journey, but the time it takes to go to Croydon from Birmingham by train can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Birmingham to Croydon leaves at 04: 50. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Birmingham to Croydon leaves at 23: 11.
There are 23 trains a day from Birmingham to Croydon which require at least one change with Virgin Trains, Chiltern Railways or Southern. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer trains.
When taking a train from Birmingham to Croydon, you can count on Virgin Trains, Chiltern Railways or Southern for the best way to get you to Croydon. You can also check all possible train providers who offer a service between Birmingham and Croydon and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.
No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 23: 11.

When departing from Birmingham, you have various train station options to start your route from including Birmingham New Street, Birmingham International and Birmingham Moor Street. When arriving in Croydon, you can end your trip in train stations like East Croydon, West Croydon and South Croydon.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Birmingham New Street, which is located around 1.7 miles (2.7 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at East Croydon, located 1 mile (1.6 km) away from the city centre.

A trip to Croydon from Birmingham is worth doing but not as a day trip with a journey time of 2 h 15 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
The cheapest month to travel from Birmingham to Croydon by train is October.
You have options as you can travel to Croydon from Birmingham 2 different ways: train or coach.

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