Cheltenham to Birmingham train

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Cheap train tickets from Cheltenham to Birmingham

Showing times and prices for 26 Apr

Cheapest

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

Cheapest
Cross Country
07:550h50
Cheltenham Spa (CNM)
08:45Birmingham New Street (BHM)
£181One-way
0 changes
Cheapest
Cross Country
07:180h58
Cheltenham Spa (CNM)
08:16Birmingham New Street (BHM)
£181One-way
0 changes
Cross Country
07:140h41
Cheltenham Spa (CNM)
07:55Birmingham New Street (BHM)
£241One-way
0 changes
Cross Country
07:400h39
Cheltenham Spa (CNM)
08:19Birmingham New Street (BHM)
£241One-way
0 changes
Cross Country
08:150h40
Cheltenham Spa (CNM)
08:55Birmingham New Street (BHM)
£281One-way
0 changes

Train timetableCheltenham to Birmingham

Showing trains for tomorrow, Friday, 26 April
Cross Country
07:140h41
Cheltenham Spa (CNM)
07:55Birmingham New Street (BHM)
0 changes
Cross Country
07:180h58
Cheltenham Spa (CNM)
08:16Birmingham New Street (BHM)
0 changes
Cross Country
07:400h39
Cheltenham Spa (CNM)
08:19Birmingham New Street (BHM)
0 changes
Cross Country
07:550h50
Cheltenham Spa (CNM)
08:45Birmingham New Street (BHM)
0 changes
Cross Country
08:150h40
Cheltenham Spa (CNM)
08:55Birmingham New Street (BHM)
0 changes

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Train times from Cheltenham to Birmingham

Showing times and prices for 26 Apr

Fastest Journey

39 m

Average

45 m

Trains per day

5

Distance

66 km

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

Fastest
Cross Country
07:400h39
Cheltenham Spa (CNM)
08:19Birmingham New Street (BHM)
£241One-way
0 changes
Cross Country
08:150h40
Cheltenham Spa (CNM)
08:55Birmingham New Street (BHM)
£281One-way
0 changes
Cross Country
07:140h41
Cheltenham Spa (CNM)
07:55Birmingham New Street (BHM)
£241One-way
0 changes
Cross Country
07:550h50
Cheltenham Spa (CNM)
08:45Birmingham New Street (BHM)
£181One-way
0 changes
Cross Country
07:180h58
Cheltenham Spa (CNM)
08:16Birmingham New Street (BHM)
£181One-way
0 changes

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Overview: Train from Cheltenham to Birmingham

distanceDistance40 miles
durationAverage train duration38 min
priceAverage train ticket price£22 (€25)
frequencyTrain frequency25 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 25 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersCrossCountry or West Midland Trains

Trains from Cheltenham to Birmingham cover the 40 miles long trip taking on average 38 min with our travel partners like CrossCountry or West Midland Trains. Normally, there are 25 trains operating per day. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this trip for as low as £8, but the average price of train tickets is £22. Travellers depart most frequently from Cheltenham Spa and arrive in Birmingham New Street.

Train companies: CrossCountry and West Midland Trains trains Cheltenham to Birmingham

Travel from Cheltenham to Birmingham from £11 with Omio’s train partners CrossCountry and West Midland Trains! You can find the best timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the most popular journey for you.

Cross Country trains are a UK-based train operator that provides services across the country including trains from Cheltenham to Birmingham. They offer a range of services, from express services to local services, and have a variety of ticket types to suit different needs. Their express services, such as the CrossCountry Voyager and CrossCountry XC Trains, offer a fast and comfortable journey, with onboard facilities such as free Wi-Fi, power sockets, and a selection of snacks and drinks. Their local services, such as the CrossCountry Regional and CrossCountry Regional Express, provide a more leisurely journey, with stops at smaller stations along the way. They also offer a range of ticket types, such as Advance, Anytime, and Off-Peak tickets, to suit different budgets and travel needs. The most popular routes for Cross Country trains include London to Birmingham, Manchester to Edinburgh, and Bristol to Reading.

CrossCountry from Cheltenham to Birmingham train information:

  • Average Duration: 39 min
  • Cheapest Price: £11
  • CrossCountry frequency: 25 a day

FAQs: Cheltenham to Birmingham train

FAQs: Travel by train from Cheltenham 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 Cheltenham to Birmingham.
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from Cheltenham to Birmingham can start from as little as £8 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Cheltenham to Birmingham is £22; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
On average the Cheltenham to Birmingham train travel time is 38 min   for the 40 mile long journey, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Cheltenham to Birmingham leaves at 07: 10. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Cheltenham to Birmingham leaves at 22: 42.
There are 25 trains a day from Cheltenham to Birmingham which require at least one change with CrossCountry or West Midland Trains. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer trains.
Take the Cheltenham to Birmingham train with CrossCountry or West Midland Trains. However, it's always good to check out all possible train companies for the trip between Cheltenham and Birmingham as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 22: 42.

When departing from Cheltenham, you have various train station options to start your route from including Cheltenham Spa and Cheltenham, Cheltenham Racecourse (Park&Ride). When arriving in Birmingham, you can end your journey in train stations like Birmingham New Street, Birmingham International and Birmingham Moor Street.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Cheltenham Spa, which is located around 1.2 miles (2 km) 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.

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

Important Stations and Airports in Cheltenham and Birmingham

Cheltenham
Birmingham
Cheltenham Spa is the most popular Cheltenham 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 Cheltenham for your journey to Birmingham.
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Cheltenham, Cheltenham Racecourse (Park&Ride)

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