Darlington to Birmingham train

Cheap train tickets from Darlington to Birmingham

Showing times and prices for 18 May

Cheapest

£48

Average

£76

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.

Cross Country
10:06Darlington2h22 12:28Birmingham
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£481One-way
Cross Country
11:06Darlington2h21 13:27Birmingham
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£481One-way
Cross Country
11:12Darlington2h56 14:08Birmingham
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£491One-way
Cross Country
09:12Darlington2h56 12:08Birmingham
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£1181One-way
Cross Country
15:12Darlington2h54 18:06Birmingham
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£1191One-way

Train schedule Darlington to Birmingham

Showing trains for tomorrow, Wednesday, 18 May
Cross Country
09:12Darlington2h56 12:08Birmingham
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Cross Country
10:06Darlington2h22 12:28Birmingham
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Cross Country
11:06Darlington2h21 13:27Birmingham
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Cross Country
11:12Darlington2h56 14:08Birmingham
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Cross Country
15:12Darlington2h54 18:06Birmingham
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Fastest train times from Darlington to Birmingham

Showing times and prices for 18 May

Fastest Journey

2 h 21 m

Average

2 h 41 m

Trains per day

5

Distance

228 km

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

Cross Country
11:06Darlington2h21 13:27Birmingham
0 changes
£481One-way
Cross Country
10:06Darlington2h22 12:28Birmingham
0 changes
£481One-way
Cross Country
15:12Darlington2h54 18:06Birmingham
0 changes
£1191One-way
Cross Country
11:12Darlington2h56 14:08Birmingham
0 changes
£491One-way
Cross Country
09:12Darlington2h56 12:08Birmingham
0 changes
£1181One-way

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Overview: Train from Darlington to Birmingham

distanceDistance141 miles (228 km)
durationAverage train duration2 h 21 min
priceAverage train ticket price£119 (€135)
frequencyTrain frequency16 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 16 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersCross Country or London North Eastern Railway

Trains from Darlington to Birmingham cover the 141 miles (228 km) long journey taking on average 2 h 21 min with our travel partners like Cross Country or London North Eastern Railway. Normally, there are 16 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around £119, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £119. Travellers depart most frequently from Darlington and arrive in Birmingham New Street.

Train providers: CrossCountry trains Darlington to Birmingham

Travel between Darlington and Birmingham from £119 with Omio’s train partners CrossCountry! You can find the best timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the most convenient route for you.

CrossCountry

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

CrossCountry is one of the best options when travelling by train from Darlington to Birmingham. Omio quickly shows you current CrossCountry train timetables for the Darlington - Birmingham route and makes it easier than ever for you to buy train tickets online for the cheapest, fastest or earliest journey available. The distance to Birmingham from Darlington is around 141 miles (228 km) and the cheapest CrossCountry one-way ticket you can book starts at £119. As you check the latest Darlington to Birmingham train timetable from CrossCountry for your ideal departure and arrival times, you can also review travel information, such as luggage policy and amenities offered onboard, and compare the best route available to arrive to Birmingham safely. If you search for CrossCountry tickets in the Omio app, you can also see if they are mobile tickets so that you can travel paperless. Let Omio quickly find you the perfect CrossCountry ticket from Darlington to Birmingham so you can spend more time enjoying the smooth and easy journey!

Train information from Darlington to Birmingham with CrossCountry:

  • Average Duration: 3 h 14 min
  • Average Price: £119
  • CrossCountry frequency: 16 a day

Travel Tips: Trains from Darlington 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 Darlington to Birmingham.
FAQs
Omio customers have found the cheapest trains from Darlington to Birmingham to cost as little as £119  in the next 7 days.
If you’re looking to purchase your train tickets in the next week, you can expect the Darlington to Birmingham train price to come in at an average of £119  one way.
The train distance from Darlington to Birmingham is around 141 miles (228 km).
On average the Darlington to Birmingham train time is 2 h 21 min  covering the 141 miles (228 km) long route, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and bank holidays.

Omio customers travelling this route book their trains from Darlington   to Birmingham New Street.

You can find the most popular departure train station for this journey, Darlington, located approximately 1 mile (1.6 km) from the city centre of Darlington. The most popular arrival train station in Birmingham, called Birmingham New Street, is located around 1.5 miles (2.4 km) away from its city centre.

For the best Darlington to Birmingham train to buy, you can travel safely and comfortably with Cross Country or London North Eastern Railway. However, it's always good to check all possible train providers with services to Birmingham from Darlington to compare what amenities they may offer.
On average, there are 16 trains a day from Darlington to Birmingham. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
The first Darlington to Birmingham train departs at 07: 56   and the last train from Darlington to Birmingham leaves at 20: 13. Check out the most up-to-date Darlington to Birmingham train timetable on Omio and find the best time to travel to your destination.
You can find a train between Darlington and Birmingham to cost on average £119 one way if you book within the next 7 days. But we recommend buying train tickets in advance to score the best deals and save money on your trip. You’ll see tickets for the Darlington to Birmingham train generally on sale a few months before the planned travel date.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Darlington
Birmingham
The major railway station for departures from Darlington is Darlington. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Darlington for your trip from Darlington to Birmingham.

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