Chelmsford to Birmingham train

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Cheap train tickets from Chelmsford to Birmingham

Showing times and prices for 17 Jun

Cheapest

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

Chiltern Railways
07:173h48
Chelmsford
11:05Birmingham
£661One-way
0 changes
Avanti West Coast
07:392h48
Chelmsford
10:27Birmingham
£681One-way
0 changes
Avanti West Coast
07:092h47
Chelmsford
09:56Birmingham
£781One-way
0 changes
Avanti West Coast
05:113h15
Chelmsford
08:26Birmingham
£831One-way
0 changes

Train timetableChelmsford to Birmingham

Showing trains for tomorrow, Monday, 17 June
Avanti West Coast
07:392h48
Chelmsford
10:27Birmingham
0 changes
Avanti West Coast
07:092h47
Chelmsford
09:56Birmingham
0 changes
Avanti West Coast
05:113h15
Chelmsford
08:26Birmingham
0 changes
Chiltern Railways
07:173h48
Chelmsford
11:05Birmingham
0 changes

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Train times from Chelmsford to Birmingham

Showing times and prices for 17 Jun

Fastest Journey

2 h 47 m

Average

3 h 9 m

Trains per day

4

Distance

182 km

Of the 4 trains that leave Chelmsford 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
07:092h47
Chelmsford
09:56Birmingham
£781One-way
0 changes
Avanti West Coast
07:392h48
Chelmsford
10:27Birmingham
£681One-way
0 changes
Avanti West Coast
05:113h15
Chelmsford
08:26Birmingham
£831One-way
0 changes
Chiltern Railways
07:173h48
Chelmsford
11:05Birmingham
£661One-way
0 changes

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Overview: Train from Chelmsford to Birmingham

distanceDistance112 miles
durationAverage train duration2 h 47 min
priceAverage train ticket price£64 (€72)
frequencyTrain frequency8 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 8 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersVirgin Trains, Chiltern Railways, West Midlands Trains or CrossCountry

Trains from Chelmsford to Birmingham cover the 112 miles long journey taking on average 2 h 47 min with our travel partners like Virgin Trains, Chiltern Railways, West Midlands Trains or CrossCountry. Normally, there are 8 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around £64, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £39. Travellers depart most frequently from Chelmsford and arrive in Birmingham New Street.

Train providers: Virgin Trains, Chiltern Railways and West Midland Trains trains Chelmsford to Birmingham

For as little as £54 you can travel by train from Chelmsford to Birmingham with Virgin Trains, Chiltern Railways and West Midland Trains. Omio will show you the best deals, timetables and tickets available for this trip.

Avanti West Coast is a train company based in the United Kingdom. It operates high-speed trains between London and major cities in the UK, including Birmingham, Manchester, Liverpool, Glasgow and Edinburgh. The company offers a range of ticket types, including Standard, First Class and Advance tickets. Onboard facilities include free Wi-Fi, power sockets, comfortable seating and a range of food and drinks. The most popular routes for Avanti West Coast are London to Birmingham, London to Manchester and London to Glasgow. The company operates a fleet of Pendolino and Super Voyager trains, which offer a smooth and comfortable journey.

Train information from Chelmsford to Birmingham with Virgin Trains:

  • Average Duration: 3 h 19 min
  • Cheapest Price: £54

FAQs: Chelmsford to Birmingham train

FAQs: Travel by train from Chelmsford 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 Chelmsford to Birmingham.
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from Chelmsford to Birmingham can start from as little as £39 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Chelmsford to Birmingham is £64; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
On average the Chelmsford to Birmingham train travel time is 2 h 47 min   for the 112 mile long journey, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Chelmsford to Birmingham leaves at 05: 11. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Chelmsford to Birmingham leaves at 17: 43.
Yes, it is possible to travel from Chelmsford to Birmingham without having to change trains with CrossCountry. There are 8 direct trains from Chelmsford to Birmingham each day. There may be fewer direct services available on weekends or holidays.
When taking a train from Chelmsford to Birmingham, you can count on Virgin Trains, Chiltern Railways, West Midlands Trains or CrossCountry for the best way to get you to Birmingham. You can also check all possible train providers who offer a service to Birmingham from Chelmsford and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Chelmsford, which is located around 0.1 miles (234 m) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Birmingham New Street, located 1.7 miles (2.7 km) away from the city centre.

A trip to Birmingham from Chelmsford is worth doing but not as a day trip with a journey time of 2 h 47 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
The cheapest month to travel from Chelmsford to Birmingham by train is November.
Yes, you can take a train to Birmingham from Chelmsford.

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