Birmingham to Durham train

Cheap train tickets from Birmingham to Durham

Showing times and prices for 12 Aug

Cheapest

£67

Average

£115

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.

Cross Country
10:03Birmingham3h16 13:19Durham
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£671One-way
London North Eastern Railway
09:12Birmingham4h13 13:25Durham
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£681One-way
Cross Country
08:03Birmingham3h12 11:15Durham
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£1331One-way
Cross Country
09:03Birmingham3h12 12:15Durham
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£1331One-way
Cross Country
07:03Birmingham3h12 10:15Durham
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£1351One-way

Train schedule Birmingham to Durham

Showing trains for tomorrow, Friday, 12 August
Cross Country
07:03Birmingham3h12 10:15Durham
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Cross Country
08:03Birmingham3h12 11:15Durham
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Cross Country
09:03Birmingham3h12 12:15Durham
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London North Eastern Railway
09:12Birmingham4h13 13:25Durham
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Cross Country
10:03Birmingham3h16 13:19Durham
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Cross Country
12:03Birmingham3h12 15:15Durham
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London North Eastern Railway
17:18Birmingham4h06 21:24Durham
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Fastest train times from Birmingham to Durham

Showing times and prices for 12 Aug

Fastest Journey

3 h 12 m

Average

3 h 29 m

Trains per day

7

Distance

256 km

Of the 7 trains that leave Birmingham for Durham every day 7 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Cross Country
08:03Birmingham3h12 11:15Durham
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£1331One-way
Cross Country
07:03Birmingham3h12 10:15Durham
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£1351One-way
Cross Country
09:03Birmingham3h12 12:15Durham
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£1331One-way
Cross Country
12:03Birmingham3h12 15:15Durham
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£1371One-way
Cross Country
10:03Birmingham3h16 13:19Durham
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£671One-way

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Overview: Train from Birmingham to Durham

distanceDistance159 miles
durationAverage train duration3 h 12 min
priceAverage train ticket price£118 (€133)
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carriersTrain companiesCross Country or London North Eastern Railway

Trains from Birmingham to Durham cover the 159 miles long trip taking on average 3 h 12 min with our travel partners like Cross Country or London North Eastern Railway. There are direct train services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around £118, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £69. Travellers depart most frequently from Birmingham New Street and arrive in Durham.

Train companies: CrossCountry trains Birmingham to Durham

CrossCountry trains will get you to Durham from Birmingham from £69. 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 to Durham from Birmingham you can choose between Standard Class and First Class tickets on Omio.

Find the perfect CrossCountry train to Durham from Birmingham for a smooth and relaxing journey. Omio makes it convenient for you to check the latest CrossCountry train timetables and compare the cheapest, fastest or earliest train from Birmingham to Durham. You can also check relevant travel information for the CrossCountry train, such as baggage allowance and amenities offered onboard, depending on the class fare you choose. Once you find the ideal route, book your cheap CrossCountry train tickets online. You can expect to travel around 159 miles (256 km) on this journey and your CrossCountry Birmingham to Durham train ticket can cost as little as £132 one-way if you book in advance. When you search for CrossCountry tickets to Durham from Birmingham in the Omio app, you can quickly see if they are mobile tickets so that you can travel paperless. Buy your official CrossCountry train tickets online quickly and easily on Omio and enjoy the travel experience!

  • Average Price: £132

Travel Tips: Trains from Birmingham to Durham

Travel by train to Durham 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 Durham.
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Omio customers have found the cheapest trains to Durham from Birmingham to cost as little as £69  in the next 7 days.
If you are looking to book your train ticket in the next 7 days, you can expect the Birmingham to Durham train to cost on average £118  one way.
You should expect to travel around 159 miles  from Birmingham to Durham by train.
While the time it takes to travel 159 miles to Durham from Birmingham can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and bank holidays, the train duration from Birmingham to Durham is on average 3 h 12 min.

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

Passengers board the train most frequently from Birmingham New Street, which is located around 1.5 miles (2.4 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Durham, located 0.3 miles (533 m) away from the city centre.

For the trip from Birmingham to Durham you can take a train with Cross Country or London North Eastern Railway. Be sure to check out all possible train companies that offer services to Durham from Birmingham on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
The earliest train departing from Birmingham to Durham leaves at 06: 03. The last train departing from Birmingham to Durham leaves at 18: 12. You can find the latest Birmingham to Durham train times on Omio and book the best time to leave for your journey on your chosen travel date.
If you book a train ticket to Durham from Birmingham within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average £118 one way. However, we recommend booking your train in advance to get access to the best prices. Train tickets to Durham from Birmingham are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Birmingham
Durham
The major railway station for departures from Birmingham is Birmingham New Street. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Birmingham New Street for your trip to Durham from Birmingham.
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Mon - Sat: 05: 15 - 23: 00 | Sun: 07: 30 - 23: 00
Public transport options for Birmingham New Street
Bus lines: N5, N6, N8, 4, 9, 23, 45, 50, 61, X51, X70
Train lines: West Midlands, CrossCountry, Avanti West Coast, Transport for Wales
Onward travel information: There are nearby bus stops on Smallbrook Queensway and Hill Street Most buses are wheelchair accessible. ********************************************************************************************************** For information go to the local travel information office by the Stephenson Street entrance. Alternatively, visit Transport for West Midlands, or call 0121 214 7214.
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Public transport options for Birmingham Moor Street
Location for Rail Replacement Services: This station is not usually served by rail replacement buses, due to difficult road access. Replacement buses stop at Birmingham Snow Hill station.
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Public transport options for Birmingham International
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Rail replacement coach services can be found at the front of the station opposite the entrance to the long stay car park.

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