Burnley to Birmingham train

Cheap train tickets from Burnley to Birmingham

Showing times and prices for 30 Jun

Cheapest

£28

Average

£48

The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

Avanti West Coast
08:24Burnley3h41 12:05Birmingham
0 changes
£281One-way
Cross Country
09:20Burnley3h44 13:04Birmingham
0 changes
£531One-way
Avanti West Coast
07:24Burnley3h41 11:05Birmingham
0 changes
£551One-way
Avanti West Coast
09:03Burnley2h56 11:59Birmingham
0 changes
£551One-way

Train schedule Burnley to Birmingham

Showing trains for tomorrow, Thursday, 30 June
Avanti West Coast
07:24Burnley3h41 11:05Birmingham
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Avanti West Coast
08:24Burnley3h41 12:05Birmingham
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Avanti West Coast
09:03Burnley2h56 11:59Birmingham
0 changes
Cross Country
09:20Burnley3h44 13:04Birmingham
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Fastest train times from Burnley to Birmingham

Showing times and prices for 30 Jun

Fastest Journey

2 h 56 m

Average

3 h 30 m

Trains per day

4

Distance

148 km

Of the 4 trains that leave Burnley for Birmingham every day 4 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Avanti West Coast
09:03Burnley2h56 11:59Birmingham
0 changes
£551One-way
Avanti West Coast
07:24Burnley3h41 11:05Birmingham
0 changes
£551One-way
Avanti West Coast
08:24Burnley3h41 12:05Birmingham
0 changes
£281One-way
Cross Country
09:20Burnley3h44 13:04Birmingham
0 changes
£531One-way

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Overview: Train from Burnley to Birmingham

distanceDistance92 miles (148 km)
durationAverage train duration3 h 2 min
priceAverage train ticket price£46 (€51)
frequencyTrain frequency37 a day
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain providersCross Country or Northern Rail

Trains from Burnley to Birmingham cover the 92 miles (148 km) long trip taking on average 3 h 2 min with our travel partners like Cross Country or Northern Rail. Normally, there are 37 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this trip for as low as £39, but the average price of train tickets is £46. Travellers depart most frequently from Burnley Manchester Road and arrive in Birmingham New Street.

Train companies: Northern Rail (3) and CrossCountry trains Burnley to Birmingham

Travel to Birmingham from Burnley from £39 with Omio’s train partners Northern Rail (3) and CrossCountry! You can find the best timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the most popular trip for you.

CrossCountry
Northern Rail (3)

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

Book your CrossCountry Burnley 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 Burnley 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 from Burnley to Birmingham is 92 miles (148 km), and the best price for a one-way Burnley - Birmingham CrossCountry train ticket starts at £53 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!

  • Average Price: £53

Northern Trains is a publicly owned train operator in the United Kingdom, headquartered in York. The train provider operates local and regional trains across the entire north of England connecting regions of the North East, North West, East Midlands, Staffordshire, Yorkshire and the Humber coast line. Tickets such as Advance, Off-Peak and Anytime Day are available to purchase for routes with Northern. There is only one class option on Northern trains: Standard.

Train information from Burnley to Birmingham with Northern Rail (3):

  • Average Duration: 2 h 23 min
  • Northern Rail (3) frequency: 37 a day

Travel Tips: Trains from Burnley 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 Burnley to Birmingham.
FAQs
If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find a cheap train between Burnley and Birmingham for as little as £39  in the next 7 days.
The Burnley to Birmingham train ticket price is on average £46  if you are looking to purchase your tickets for this journey in the next week.
When travelling this route you should expect the distance between Burnley and Birmingham via train to be approximately 92 miles (148 km).
On average the Burnley to Birmingham train time is 3 h 2 min  covering the 92 miles (148 km) long trip, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and bank holidays.

When taking the train between Burnley and Birmingham, you can choose to depart from train stations like Burnley Manchester Road, Burnley Central and Burnley Barracks. Your trip can end in train stations such as Birmingham New Street, Birmingham Moor Street and Birmingham International.

Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from Burnley Manchester Road   and arrive in Birmingham New Street.

Passengers board their train most frequently from Burnley Manchester Road and travel around 1.2 miles (2 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 1.5 miles (2.4 km) from the train station to the city centre in Birmingham.

If you're looking for trains from Burnley to Birmingham, you can rely on Cross Country or Northern Rail to get you to Birmingham. It's also good to check out all possible train providers for the Burnley to Birmingham journey to see if there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
The average number of trains departing Burnley for Birmingham is 37 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
The first train from Burnley to Birmingham leaves at 04: 33   and the last train for this leaves at 18: 03. Omio shows you the latest train from Burnley to Birmingham times to help you book the best departure time for this route.
In general, we recommend booking tickets for trains in advance to score the best deals from all possible train companies offering this trip and save money. If you book train tickets to Birmingham from Burnley within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average £46 one way. To find the best prices for this trip, consider booking your train ticket from Burnley to Birmingham a few months in advance.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Burnley
Birmingham
Burnley Manchester Road is the most popular Burnley 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 Burnley for your journey to Birmingham.
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
ParkingParking
ATMATM
AccessibilityAccessibility
phone
Phone Number
+44 8002006060
Public transport options for Burnley Manchester Road
Onward travel information: There is a bus stop close to the station. Busline 0871 200 2233
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Entrance to Station Car Park on Halstead St
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
ParkingParking
ATMATM
AccessibilityAccessibility
phone
Phone Number
+44 8002006060
Public transport options for Burnley Central
Onward travel information: Busline 0871 200 2233
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Curzon St adjacent to Railway Bridge
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
ParkingParking
ATMATM
AccessibilityAccessibility
Public transport options for Burnley Barracks
Onward travel information: Busline 0871 200 2233
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Pick Up / Drop Off at the bus stops on Westway A671. (Station side for Colne, opposite side for Blackburn)

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