Birmingham to Scunthorpe train

Fri, 24 May
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Cheap train tickets from Birmingham to Scunthorpe

Showing times and prices for 24 May

Cheapest

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

Cheapest
Transpennine Express
09:122h50
Birmingham New Street (BHM)
12:02Scunthorpe station (SCU)
£561One-way
2 changes
Cheapest
Transpennine Express
10:122h50
Birmingham New Street (BHM)
13:02Scunthorpe station (SCU)
£561One-way
2 changes
Cross Country
08:302h32
Birmingham New Street (BHM)
11:02Scunthorpe station (SCU)
£721One-way
1 change
Cross Country
09:032h59
Birmingham New Street (BHM)
12:02Scunthorpe station (SCU)
£721One-way
1 change
Cross Country
11:032h59
Birmingham New Street (BHM)
14:02Scunthorpe station (SCU)
£731One-way
1 change

Train timetableBirmingham to Scunthorpe

Showing trains for tomorrow, Friday, 24 May
Cross Country
08:302h32
Birmingham New Street (BHM)
11:02Scunthorpe station (SCU)
1 change
Cross Country
09:032h59
Birmingham New Street (BHM)
12:02Scunthorpe station (SCU)
1 change
Transpennine Express
09:122h50
Birmingham New Street (BHM)
12:02Scunthorpe station (SCU)
2 changes
Cross Country
10:032h59
Birmingham New Street (BHM)
13:02Scunthorpe station (SCU)
1 change
Transpennine Express
10:122h50
Birmingham New Street (BHM)
13:02Scunthorpe station (SCU)
2 changes
Cross Country
11:032h59
Birmingham New Street (BHM)
14:02Scunthorpe station (SCU)
1 change

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Train times from Birmingham to Scunthorpe

Showing times and prices for 24 May

Fastest Journey

2 h 32 m

Average

2 h 51 m

Trains per day

6

Distance

148 km

To travel from Birmingham to Scunthorpe you need to make at least one change.

Fastest
Cross Country
08:302h32
Birmingham New Street (BHM)
11:02Scunthorpe station (SCU)
£721One-way
1 change
Transpennine Express
09:122h50
Birmingham New Street (BHM)
12:02Scunthorpe station (SCU)
£561One-way
2 changes
Transpennine Express
10:122h50
Birmingham New Street (BHM)
13:02Scunthorpe station (SCU)
£561One-way
2 changes
Cross Country
11:032h59
Birmingham New Street (BHM)
14:02Scunthorpe station (SCU)
£731One-way
1 change
Cross Country
09:032h59
Birmingham New Street (BHM)
12:02Scunthorpe station (SCU)
£721One-way
1 change

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Overview: Train from Birmingham to Scunthorpe

distanceDistance91 miles
durationAverage train duration2 h 33 min
priceAverage train ticket price£56 (€62)
frequencyTrain frequency16 a day
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain providersCrossCountry or TransPennine Express

Trains from Birmingham to Scunthorpe cover the 91 miles long trip taking on average 2 h 33 min with our travel partners like CrossCountry or TransPennine Express. Normally, there are 16 trains operating per day. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this route for as low as £35, but the average price of train tickets is £56. Travellers depart most frequently from Birmingham New Street and arrive in Scunthorpe.

Train companies: CrossCountry and TransPennine Express trains Birmingham to Scunthorpe

Travel between Birmingham and Scunthorpe from £55 with Omio’s train partners CrossCountry and TransPennine Express! You can find the best timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the most convenient journey for you.

Cross Country trains are a UK-based train operator that provides services across the country including trains between Birmingham and Scunthorpe. They offer a range of services, from express services to local services, and have a variety of ticket types to suit different needs. Their express services, such as the CrossCountry Voyager and CrossCountry XC Trains, offer a fast and comfortable journey, with onboard facilities such as free Wi-Fi, power sockets, and a selection of snacks and drinks. Their local services, such as the CrossCountry Regional and CrossCountry Regional Express, provide a more leisurely journey, with stops at smaller stations along the way. They also offer a range of ticket types, such as Advance, Anytime, and Off-Peak tickets, to suit different budgets and travel needs. The most popular routes for Cross Country trains include London to Birmingham, Manchester to Edinburgh, and Bristol to Reading.

Birmingham to Scunthorpe train information with CrossCountry:

  • Average Duration: 2 h 32 min
  • Cheapest Price: £154
  • CrossCountry frequency: 16 a day

FAQs: Birmingham to Scunthorpe train

FAQs: Travel by train from Birmingham to Scunthorpe 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 Scunthorpe.
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from Birmingham to Scunthorpe can start from as little as £35 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Birmingham to Scunthorpe is £56; 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 Scunthorpe train travel time is 2 h 33 min   for the 91 mile long trip, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Birmingham to Scunthorpe leaves at 06: 03. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Birmingham to Scunthorpe leaves at 20: 03.
There are 16 trains a day from Birmingham to Scunthorpe which require at least one change with CrossCountry or TransPennine Express. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer trains.
For the best Birmingham to Scunthorpe train to buy, you can travel safely and comfortably with CrossCountry or TransPennine Express. However, it's always good to check all possible train companies with services to Scunthorpe from Birmingham to compare what amenities they may offer.
No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 20: 03.

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 Scunthorpe, located 0.7 miles (1.1 km) away from the city centre.

The cheapest month to travel from Birmingham to Scunthorpe by train is January.
It's helpful to compare your options as there are 2 ways to travel from Birmingham to Scunthorpe including taking a coach or train.

Important Stations and Airports in Birmingham and Scunthorpe

Birmingham
Scunthorpe
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 Scunthorpe.
Amenities at station
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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 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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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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