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2 h 57 m
2 h 57 m
Trains per day
Of the 2 trains that leave Chelmsford for Birmingham every day 2 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
|Average train duration||2 h 57 min|
|Average train ticket price||£40 (€46)|
|Train frequency||44 a day|
|Train providers||Chiltern Railways, Avanti West Coast or Greater Anglia|
Trains from Chelmsford to Birmingham cover the 112 miles long journey taking on average 2 h 57 min with our travel partners like Chiltern Railways, Avanti West Coast or Greater Anglia. Normally, there are 44 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this trip for as low as £40, but the average price of train tickets is £40. Travellers depart most frequently from Chelmsford and arrive in Birmingham New Street.
You can travel by train to Birmingham from Chelmsford with Abellio Greater Anglia and Chiltern Railways for as low as £40. When you search for timetables and tickets, Omio will show you the best trip.
One of the best ways to travel from Chelmsford to Birmingham is by taking a train with Abellio Greater Anglia. Omio helps you find the ideal Abellio Greater Anglia train from Chelmsford to Birmingham by showing you Abellio Greater Anglia current train timetables, the train tickets on offer (including amenities offered onboard and travel information like luggage policy) and the best prices for this Chelmsford to Birmingham route. You can expect to travel 112 miles (181 km) to Birmingham from Chelmsford on a train with Abellio Greater Anglia. If you are using the Omio app to search for trains between Chelmsford and Birmingham, you can check straight away if the Abellio Greater Anglia ticket is a mobile ticket, which makes it easy for you to go paperless when travelling without needing to purchase tickets in person at the train station. Once you’ve found that perfect train, book your Abellio Greater Anglia train ticket on Omio quickly and easily, then enjoy your upcoming trip between Chelmsford and Birmingham!
Abellio Greater Anglia from Chelmsford to Birmingham train information:
Chiltern Railways is a regional train company in the United Kingdom which is owned by Arriva Trains and has operated since 1996. Check the different ticket types for your next train to Birmingham from Chelmsford: Duo, Anytime, Season, Super Off Peak, Off Peak and Advance.
Enjoy a smooth and easy route to Birmingham from Chelmsford with Chiltern Railways! As an official travel partner of Chiltern Railways, Omio can help you search current train timetables from Chiltern Railways, compare the best routes between Chelmsford and Birmingham as well as the class fares available for this route (including information on luggage policy and amenities provided onboard), and buy the most affordable Chiltern Railways Chelmsford to Birmingham train ticket available today. If you search for Chiltern Railways tickets in the Omio app, you can also see if they are mobile tickets so that you can travel paperless rather than needing to wait in a queue at the train station in person to purchase tickets. Once you find your ideal route, book your one-way train between Chelmsford and Birmingham on Omio or in the Omio app in just a few simple steps. You can then sit back and enjoy the 112 miles (181 km) route from Chelmsford to Birmingham with ease and comfort on a train with Chiltern Railways.
Omio customers book a train from Chelmsford to Birmingham New Street most frequently for this route.
Passengers board their train most frequently from Chelmsford and travel around 0.1 miles (233 m) 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.
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