Birmingham to Durham train

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Cheap train tickets from Birmingham to Durham

Showing times and prices for 23 May

Cheapest

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

Cheapest
Cross Country
08:033h12
Birmingham New Street (BHM)
11:15Durham station (DHM)
£1201One-way
0 changes
Cross Country
09:033h12
Birmingham New Street (BHM)
12:15Durham station (DHM)
£1521One-way
0 changes
Cross Country
08:303h00
Birmingham New Street (BHM)
11:30Durham station (DHM)
£1521One-way
0 changes
Cross Country
12:033h13
Birmingham New Street (BHM)
15:16Durham station (DHM)
£1521One-way
0 changes
Cross Country
11:033h16
Birmingham New Street (BHM)
14:19Durham station (DHM)
£1681One-way
0 changes

Train timetableBirmingham to Durham

Showing trains for tomorrow, Thursday, 23 May
Cross Country
08:033h12
Birmingham New Street (BHM)
11:15Durham station (DHM)
0 changes
Cross Country
08:303h00
Birmingham New Street (BHM)
11:30Durham station (DHM)
0 changes
Cross Country
09:033h12
Birmingham New Street (BHM)
12:15Durham station (DHM)
0 changes
Cross Country
10:033h12
Birmingham New Street (BHM)
13:15Durham station (DHM)
0 changes
Cross Country
11:033h16
Birmingham New Street (BHM)
14:19Durham station (DHM)
0 changes
Cross Country
12:033h13
Birmingham New Street (BHM)
15:16Durham station (DHM)
0 changes

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Train times from Birmingham to Durham

Showing times and prices for 23 May

Fastest Journey

3 h

Average

3 h 10 m

Trains per day

6

Distance

256 km

Of the 6 trains that leave Birmingham for Durham every day 6 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Fastest
Cross Country
08:303h00
Birmingham New Street (BHM)
11:30Durham station (DHM)
£1521One-way
0 changes
Cross Country
09:033h12
Birmingham New Street (BHM)
12:15Durham station (DHM)
£1521One-way
0 changes
Cross Country
08:033h12
Birmingham New Street (BHM)
11:15Durham station (DHM)
£1201One-way
0 changes
Cross Country
10:033h12
Birmingham New Street (BHM)
13:15Durham station (DHM)
£1681One-way
0 changes
Cross Country
12:033h13
Birmingham New Street (BHM)
15:16Durham station (DHM)
£1521One-way
0 changes

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Overview: Train from Birmingham to Durham

distanceDistance159 miles
durationAverage train duration3 h
priceAverage train ticket price£114 (€128)
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain companiesCrossCountry or East Coast

Trains from Birmingham to Durham cover the 159 miles long trip taking on average 3 h with our travel partners like CrossCountry or East Coast. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this route for as low as £52, but the average price of train tickets is £114. Travellers depart most frequently from Birmingham New Street and arrive in Durham.

Train providers: CrossCountry and East Coast trains Birmingham to Durham

You can travel by train to Durham from Birmingham with CrossCountry and East Coast for as low as £101. When you search for timetables and tickets, Omio will show you the best trip.

LNER is a train company based in the United Kingdom. It operates a wide range of services, from high-speed intercity trains to local services. Its most popular routes include London to Edinburgh, London to Leeds, and London to York. LNER offers a variety of train types, including the Azuma, InterCity 225, and HST. The Azuma is a modern, high-speed train that offers comfortable seating and onboard Wi-Fi. The InterCity 225 is a classic train that offers a more traditional experience. The HST is a high-speed train that offers a smooth ride and plenty of legroom. LNER offers a variety of ticket types, including Advance, Anytime, and Off-Peak. Advance tickets are the cheapest option and must be booked in advance. Anytime tickets are more expensive but can be used at any time. Off-Peak tickets are the most affordable option for travelling during off-peak times. Onboard facilities include comfortable seating, Wi-Fi, power sockets, and a range of food and drink options. LNER also offers a range of discounts and special offers, making it an affordable and convenient way to travel.

    FAQs: Birmingham to Durham train

    FAQs: Travel by train from Birmingham 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.
    FAQs
    Cheap train tickets from Birmingham to Durham can start from as little as £52 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Birmingham to Durham is £114; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
    On average the Birmingham to Durham train travel time is 3 h   for the 159 mile long trip, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.
    The first train from Birmingham to Durham leaves at 06: 03. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
    The last train from Birmingham to Durham leaves at 12: 03.
    For the journey from Birmingham to Durham you can take a train with CrossCountry or East Coast. Be sure to check out all possible train providers that offer services between Birmingham and Durham on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.

    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 Durham, located 0.8 miles (1.3 km) away from the city centre.

    The cheapest month to travel from Birmingham to Durham by train is November.
    You have options as you can travel to Durham from Birmingham 2 different ways: coach or train.

    Important Stations and Airports in Birmingham and Durham

    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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    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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    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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    Location for Rail Replacement Services: In the event of engineering the bus/coach will collect from: Bus Stop SH4, at the front of the station on Colmore Row.
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