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.
This is the last train of the day.
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3 h 6 m
3 h 13 m
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Of the 4 trains that leave Croydon for Birmingham every day 4 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
|Distance||107 miles (173 km)|
|Average train duration||2 h 48 min|
|Average train ticket price||£45 (€50)|
|Train frequency||67 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there are 67 direct trains a day|
|Train providers||Chiltern Railways or Southern|
Trains from Croydon to Birmingham cover the 107 miles (173 km) long journey taking on average 2 h 48 min with our travel partners like Chiltern Railways or Southern. Normally, there are 67 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around £45, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £45. Travellers depart most frequently from East Croydon and arrive in Birmingham New Street.
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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 from Croydon to Birmingham: Duo, Anytime, Season, Super Off Peak, Off Peak and Advance.
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When departing from Croydon, you have various train station options to start your journey from including East Croydon, West Croydon and South Croydon. When arriving in Birmingham, you can end your trip in train stations like Birmingham New Street, Birmingham Moor Street and Birmingham International.
Omio customers book a train from East Croydon to Birmingham New Street most frequently for this route.
Passengers board their train most frequently from East Croydon and travel around 1.1 miles (1.8 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.
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