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Train Information from Birmingham to Ilford

distanceDistance105 miles (169 km)
durationAverage train duration3 h 3 min
priceAverage train ticket price£48 (€54)
frequencyTrain frequency25 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 25 direct trains a day

Trains from Birmingham to Ilford cover the 105 miles (169 km) long journey taking on average 3 h 3 min with our travel partners like. Normally, there are 25 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around £48, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £48. Travellers depart most frequently from Birmingham New Street and arrive in Ilford.

Travel Tips

Trains from Birmingham to Ilford
Travel by train to Ilford 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 Ilford.
How much do cheap train tickets from Birmingham to Ilford cost?
Looking to save money on your route? Omio customers have found the cheapest train from Birmingham to Ilford for the next 7 days starting from £48  one way.
What is the cost of a train ticket from Birmingham to Ilford on average?
If you’re looking to purchase tickets for this journey in the next 7 days, you’ll find that Birmingham to Ilford train prices are on average £48  one way.
How many miles is it from Birmingham to Ilford by train?
When travelling this route you should expect the distance to Ilford from Birmingham via train to be approximately 105 miles (169 km).
What is the average Birmingham to Ilford train duration?
While the time it takes to travel 105 miles (169 km) between Birmingham and Ilford can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and bank holidays, the train duration from Birmingham to Ilford is on average 3 h 3 min.
What station does the Birmingham to Ilford train leave from? Which Ilford train station do I come into from Birmingham?

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

Where is the Birmingham train station located? Where is the Ilford train station located?

The most popular departure train station with passengers for this journey, called Birmingham New Street, is located 0.2 miles (399 m) from the city centre of Birmingham.

The most popular arrival train station, Ilford, is located 0.2 miles (272 m) away from the city centre of Ilford.

How many train services per day are there between Birmingham and Ilford?
On average, there are 25 trains a day from Birmingham to Ilford. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
How far in advance should I buy a train ticket between Birmingham and Ilford to get the best deals?
If you purchase a train ticket between Birmingham and Ilford within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average £48 one way. However, we recommend booking your train in advance to get access to the best prices. Train tickets to Ilford from Birmingham are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

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 between Birmingham and Ilford.
Amenities at station
Phone Number
+44 3457114141
Ticket Office Hours
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