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Overview: Train from Bournemouth to Birmingham

distanceDistance121 miles (195 km)
durationAverage train duration3 h 2 min
priceAverage train ticket price£67 (€77)
frequencyTrain frequency10 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 10 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersCross Country

Trains from Bournemouth to Birmingham cover the 121 miles (195 km) long journey taking on average 3 h 2 min with our travel partners like Cross Country. Normally, there are 10 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this journey for as low as £54, but the average price of train tickets is £67. Travellers depart most frequently from Bournemouth and arrive in Birmingham New Street.

Train providers: CrossCountry trains Bournemouth to Birmingham

For as little as £54 you can travel by train to Birmingham from Bournemouth with CrossCountry. Omio will show you the best deals, timetables and tickets available for this trip.


CrossCountry is a fast speed train company in the United Kingdom and for your next train to Birmingham from Bournemouth you can choose between Standard Class and First Class tickets on Omio.

Book your CrossCountry Bournemouth to Birmingham train with Omio and enjoy a smooth and relaxing journey! Check CrossCountry up-to-date train timetables for the ideal departure and arrival times, compare the fastest Bournemouth to Birmingham routes as well as the amenities offered in the class fare you choose and buy the most affordable CrossCountry train tickets online that fit your budget. The distance between Bournemouth and Birmingham is 121 miles (195 km), and the best price for a one-way Bournemouth - Birmingham CrossCountry train ticket starts at £55 if you book in advance. If you would rather search for your CrossCountry ticket in the Omio app, you can quickly see if it's a mobile ticket so that you can go paperless when travelling by train. Waiting in a queue at the train station to purchase your train ticket will become yesterday's news. So, book your train tickets online quickly and easily and enjoy your trip with CrossCountry!

Bournemouth to Birmingham train information with CrossCountry:

  • Average Duration: 3 h 11 min
  • Average Price: £55
  • CrossCountry frequency: 10 a day

When purchasing your CrossCountry train tickets to Birmingham from Bournemouth, keep the following coronavirus related policies and recommendations in mind outlined by our travel partner:

  • Refund or voucher policy
  • If you have an Off-Peak or Anytime ticket, you can get a full refund and the £10 admin fee has been waived. Advance tickets are normally non-refundable but you can now also get a full refund if your Advance ticket was booked before 23 March 2020.
  • Cashless payments recommended
  • Online booking and check-in recommended

Travel Tips: Trains from Bournemouth to Birmingham

Travel by train to Birmingham 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 Bournemouth to Birmingham.

How much do cheap train tickets from Bournemouth to Birmingham cost?

Omio customers have found cheap train tickets to Birmingham from Bournemouth for as low as £54  for the next 7 days.

What is the cost of a train ticket from Bournemouth to Birmingham on average?

In the next 7 days you’ll find that the average cost of a train ticket between Bournemouth and Birmingham is £67  one way.

What is the distance to Birmingham from Bournemouth via train?

The train distance from Bournemouth to Birmingham is around 121 miles (195 km).

How long is the train journey from Bournemouth to Birmingham?

While the time it takes to travel 121 miles (195 km) from Bournemouth to Birmingham can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and bank holidays, the train duration from Bournemouth to Birmingham is on average 3 h 2 min.

When travelling by train from Bournemouth to Birmingham, which train station in Bournemouth do I depart from and which train station in Birmingham do I arrive in?

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

Where is the train station in Bournemouth to go to Birmingham? Where is the train station in Birmingham located?

Passengers board their train most frequently from Bournemouth and travel around 0.8 miles (1.3 km) from the city centre to this train station.

Passengers travelling this route most often arrive at Birmingham New Street and need to travel approximately 0.2 miles (399 m) from the train station to the city centre in Birmingham.

What train providers offer a service to Birmingham from Bournemouth?

If you're looking for trains from Bournemouth to Birmingham, you can rely on Cross Country to get you to Birmingham. It's also good to check out all possible train providers for the Bournemouth to Birmingham trip to see if there might be differences in the amenities they offer.

How many trains per day are there to Birmingham from Bournemouth?

On average, there are 10 trains a day from Bournemouth to Birmingham. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.

When is the earliest train from Bournemouth to Birmingham? When is the last train from Bournemouth to Birmingham?

The first Bournemouth to Birmingham train departs at 08: 10   and the last train from Bournemouth to Birmingham leaves at 13: 59. Check out the most up-to-date Bournemouth to Birmingham train times on Omio and find the best time to travel to your destination.

How early should I purchase train tickets from Bournemouth to Birmingham to score the best deals?

If you buy Bournemouth to Birmingham train tickets within the next 7 days, you can find one way tickets to cost on average £67. However, booking in advance gives you access to the best prices for trains to Birmingham from Bournemouth. Look out for train tickets for this trip to go on sale a few months before your planned departure date to find the best deals.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

The major railway station for departures from Bournemouth is Bournemouth. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Bournemouth for your trip to Birmingham from Bournemouth.