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Train Information from Birmingham to Penrith

distanceDistance154 miles (249 km)
durationAverage train duration3 h 15 min
changesDirect trainYes

Trains from Birmingham to Penrith cover the 154 miles (249 km) long journey taking on average 3 h 15 min with our travel partners like. There are direct train services available. Travellers depart most frequently from Birmingham New Street and arrive in Penrith.

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Trains from Birmingham to Penrith
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How far is it from Birmingham to Penrith by train?
The distance between Birmingham and Penrith by train is approximately 154 miles (249 km).
How long does it take from Birmingham to Penrith by train?
While the time it takes to travel 154 miles (249 km) from Birmingham to Penrith can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and bank holidays, the train duration from Birmingham to Penrith is on average 3 h 15 min.
What station does the Birmingham to Penrith train leave from? Which Penrith train station do I come into from Birmingham?

When travelling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Birmingham New Street   and arriving in Penrith.

Where is the departure train station in Birmingham located? Where is the arrival train station in Penrith located?

Passengers booking this journey most frequently board their trains from Birmingham New Street and need to travel around 0.2 miles (399 m) from the city centre to get to this train station.

Passengers arriving in Penrith most often arrive at Penrith and need to travel around 0.3 miles (455 m) from this train station to the city centre.

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 from Birmingham to Penrith.
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

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