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Cheap train tickets from Birmingham to York

Showing times and prices for 19 May

Cheapest

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

Cross Country
09:332h55
Birmingham
12:28York
£401One-way
0 changes
Cross Country
10:032h11
Birmingham
12:14York
£401One-way
0 changes
Cross Country
12:342h10
Birmingham
14:44York
£401One-way
0 changes
Cross Country
08:482h41
Birmingham
11:29York
£471One-way
0 changes
Cross Country
16:032h27
Birmingham
18:30York
£911One-way
0 changes

Train timetableBirmingham to York

Showing trains for tomorrow, Sunday, 19 May
Cross Country
10:032h11
Birmingham
12:14York
0 changes
Cross Country
12:342h10
Birmingham
14:44York
0 changes
Cross Country
08:482h41
Birmingham
11:29York
0 changes
Cross Country
09:332h55
Birmingham
12:28York
0 changes
Cross Country
16:032h27
Birmingham
18:30York
0 changes

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Train times from Birmingham to York

Showing times and prices for 19 May

Fastest Journey

2 h 10 m

Average

2 h 28 m

Trains per day

5

Distance

173 km

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

Cross Country
12:342h10
Birmingham
14:44York
£401One-way
0 changes
Cross Country
10:032h11
Birmingham
12:14York
£401One-way
0 changes
Cross Country
16:032h27
Birmingham
18:30York
£911One-way
0 changes
Cross Country
08:482h41
Birmingham
11:29York
£471One-way
0 changes
Cross Country
09:332h55
Birmingham
12:28York
£401One-way
0 changes

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Overview: Train from Birmingham to York

distanceDistance107 miles
durationAverage train duration2 h 9 min
priceAverage train ticket price£65 (€72)
frequencyTrain frequency17 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 14 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesCrossCountry or TransPennine Express

Trains from Birmingham to York cover the 107 miles long journey taking on average 2 h 9 min with our travel partners like CrossCountry or TransPennine Express. Normally, there are 17 trains operating per day. While the average ticket price for this route costs around £65, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £40. Travellers depart most frequently from Birmingham New Street and arrive in York.

Train providers: CrossCountry and TransPennine Express trains Birmingham to York

CrossCountry and TransPennine Express trains will get you between Birmingham and York from £46. With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best train times and tickets for your trip.

Transpennine Express is a train company based in the United Kingdom. It operates services from Manchester and Liverpool to Scotland, the North East and Yorkshire. It offers a range of services, including express, regional and local trains. Express trains are the fastest, with journey times of up to three hours. Regional trains are slower, but offer more stops and a more relaxed atmosphere. Local trains are the slowest, but offer the most stops. Transpennine Express offers a range of ticket types, including single, return, group and season tickets. Onboard facilities include free Wi-Fi, power sockets, comfortable seating and a range of food and drink options. The most popular routes for Transpennine Express are Manchester to Edinburgh, Liverpool to Leeds and Manchester to York. These routes offer a convenient and comfortable way to travel between the cities.

    FAQs: Birmingham to York train

    FAQs: Travel by train from Birmingham to York 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 York.
    FAQs
    Cheap train tickets from Birmingham to York can start from as little as £40 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Birmingham to York is £65; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
    The train time between Birmingham and York is on average 2 h 9 min   for the 107 mile long journey, but the time it takes to go between Birmingham and York by train can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
    The first train from Birmingham to York leaves at 06: 19. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
    The last train from Birmingham to York leaves at 13: 03.
    There are 17 trains a day from Birmingham to York which require at least one change with CrossCountry or TransPennine Express. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer trains.
    When taking a train from Birmingham to York, you can count on CrossCountry or TransPennine Express for the best way to get you to York. You can also check all possible train companies who offer a service between Birmingham and York and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.

    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 York, located 0.5 miles (787 m) away from the city centre.

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

    Important Stations and Airports in Birmingham and York

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    York
    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 York.
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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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    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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