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Cheap train tickets from Birmingham to London

Showing times and prices for 17 Jul

Cheapest

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

Cheapest
West Midlands Railway
08:062h11
Birmingham New Street (BHM)
10:17London Euston (EUS)
£341One-way
0 changes
Cheapest
West Midlands Railway
08:362h13
Birmingham New Street (BHM)
10:49London Euston (EUS)
£341One-way
0 changes
Cheapest
West Midlands Railway
08:361h48
Birmingham New Street (BHM)
10:24London Euston (EUS)
£341One-way
1 change
Chiltern Railways
08:152h07
Birmingham Moor Street (BMO)
10:22London Marylebone (MYB)
£561One-way
0 changes
Avanti West Coast
08:171h21
Birmingham New Street (BHM)
09:38London Euston (EUS)
£851One-way
0 changes

Train timetableBirmingham to London

Showing trains for tomorrow, Wednesday, 17 July
West Midlands Railway
08:062h11
Birmingham New Street (BHM)
10:17London Euston (EUS)
0 changes
Chiltern Railways
08:152h07
Birmingham Moor Street (BMO)
10:22London Marylebone (MYB)
0 changes
Avanti West Coast
08:171h21
Birmingham New Street (BHM)
09:38London Euston (EUS)
0 changes
Avanti West Coast
08:211h33
Birmingham New Street (BHM)
09:54London Euston (EUS)
0 changes
West Midlands Railway
08:362h13
Birmingham New Street (BHM)
10:49London Euston (EUS)
0 changes
West Midlands Railway
08:361h48
Birmingham New Street (BHM)
10:24London Euston (EUS)
1 change

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Train times from Birmingham to London

Showing times and prices for 17 Jul

Fastest Journey

1 h 21 m

Average

1 h 52 m

Trains per day

6

Distance

163 km

Of the 6 trains that leave Birmingham for London every day 5 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Fastest
Avanti West Coast
08:171h21
Birmingham New Street (BHM)
09:38London Euston (EUS)
£851One-way
0 changes
Avanti West Coast
08:211h33
Birmingham New Street (BHM)
09:54London Euston (EUS)
£851One-way
0 changes
West Midlands Railway
08:361h48
Birmingham New Street (BHM)
10:24London Euston (EUS)
£341One-way
1 change
Chiltern Railways
08:152h07
Birmingham Moor Street (BMO)
10:22London Marylebone (MYB)
£561One-way
0 changes
West Midlands Railway
08:062h11
Birmingham New Street (BHM)
10:17London Euston (EUS)
£341One-way
0 changes

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Overview: Train from Birmingham to London

distanceDistance100 miles
durationAverage train duration1 h 33 min
priceAverage train ticket price£30 (€34)
frequencyTrain frequency14 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 14 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesWest Midlands Trains, Virgin Trains, Chiltern Railways or CrossCountry

Trains from Birmingham to London cover the 100 miles long journey taking on average 1 h 33 min with our travel partners like West Midlands Trains, Virgin Trains, Chiltern Railways or CrossCountry. Normally, there are 14 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around £30, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £10. Travellers depart most frequently from Birmingham New Street and arrive in London Waterloo.

Train providers: West Midlands Trains, Virgin Trains and Chiltern Railways trains Birmingham to London

Find the best trains to London from Birmingham with Omio's travel partners West Midlands Trains, Virgin Trains and Chiltern Railways from £10. We can find you the best deals, timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the best trip.

West Midlands Trains is a train operator based in the United Kingdom, providing services across the West Midlands region. It operates a variety of train types, including the Class 350 Desiro, Class 323 Electrostar, Class 170 Turbostar, and Class 172 Turbostar. These trains offer a range of onboard facilities, such as free Wi-Fi, power sockets, and air conditioning. Passengers can purchase a range of tickets, including single, return, and season tickets. The most popular routes operated by West Midlands Trains include Birmingham to London Euston, Birmingham to Wolverhampton, and Birmingham to Coventry.

West Midlands Trains from Birmingham to London train information:

  • Average Duration: 2 h 3 min
  • Cheapest Price: £14

FAQs: Birmingham to London train

FAQs: Travel by train from Birmingham to London 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 London.
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from Birmingham to London can start from as little as £10 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Birmingham to London is £30; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
The train time from Birmingham to London is on average 1 h 33 min   for the 100 mile long journey, but the time it takes to go between Birmingham and London by train can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Birmingham to London leaves at 04: 35. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Birmingham to London leaves at 23: 11.
Yes, it is possible to travel from Birmingham to London without having to change trains with West Midlands Trains, Virgin Trains or Chiltern Railways. There are 14 direct trains from Birmingham to London each day. There may be fewer direct services available on weekends or holidays.
When taking a train from Birmingham to London, you can count on West Midlands Trains, Virgin Trains, Chiltern Railways or CrossCountry for the best way to get you to London. You can also check all possible train providers who offer a service to London from Birmingham 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 trip from including Birmingham New Street, Birmingham Moor Street and Birmingham Snow Hill. When arriving in London, you can end your trip in train stations like London Waterloo, London Euston and London Paddington.

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 London Waterloo, located 1.2 miles (2 km) away from the city centre.

A day trip to London from Birmingham is worth doing with a journey time of 1 h 33 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
The cheapest month for a train from Birmingham to London is May.
You have options as you can travel from Birmingham to London 2 different ways: train or coach.

Important Stations and Airports in Birmingham and London

Birmingham
London
Birmingham New Street is the most popular Birmingham 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 Birmingham for your journey to London.
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ticketOfficeHours
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
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 Snow Hill
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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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.
London Euston is the most popular London train station for Omio travellers, but London has quite a few train hubs. Find all the information you need to know about the main railway stations in London for your journey from Birmingham.
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ShoppingShopping
ATMATM
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
phone
Phone Number
+44 3457114141
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Fri: 06: 00 - 00: 00 | Sat: 06: 00 - 23: 00 | Sun: 07: 00 - 00: 00
Public transport options for London Euston
Tube lines: Circle, Hammersmith & City, Metropolitan, Northern (Bank and Charing Cross branches), Victoria
Overground lines: Watford DC
Bus lines: 18, 30, 59, 68, 73, 91, 168, 205, 253, 390, N5, N20, N73, N91, N205, N253
Rail lines: London North Western Railway, London Overground, Avanti West Coast, Caledonian Sleeper
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Go to Platform 2, there is a gate adjacent to the station from the main road.
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
ShoppingShopping
ParkingParking
ATMATM
AccessibilityAccessibility
Public transport options for London Marylebone
Location for Rail Replacement Services: At station entrance.
Metro: Bakerloo Line.
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