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Overview: Train from Didcot to Birmingham

distanceDistance66 miles (106 km)
durationAverage train duration1 h 34 min
priceAverage train ticket price£39 (€44)
frequencyTrain frequency16 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 16 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesCross Country

Trains from Didcot to Birmingham cover the 66 miles (106 km) long journey taking on average 1 h 34 min with our travel partners like Cross Country. Normally, there are 16 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around £39, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £29. Travellers depart most frequently from Didcot Parkway and arrive in Birmingham New Street.

Train companies: CrossCountry trains Didcot to Birmingham

You can travel by train from Didcot to Birmingham with CrossCountry for as low as £29. When you search for timetables and tickets, Omio will show you the best journey.


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

It’s easy to book your CrossCountry train ticket to Birmingham from Didcot online with Omio! Simply check the current CrossCountry train timetables for your ideal departure and arrival times, compare the best route to Birmingham from Didcot as well as relevant travel information (such as luggage policy and amenities offered onboard) for that train and book cheap CrossCountry train tickets online. Prices for CrossCountry trains to Birmingham from Didcot start at £29 one-way if you book in advance, and you can expect to travel around 66 miles (106 km). If you search for CrossCountry trains in the Omio app, you can check straight away if the CrossCountry tickets are mobile tickets, which makes it easier than ever to go paperless when travelling by train to Birmingham from Didcot. Let Omio do all the work for you finding the best Didcot to Birmingham CrossCountry train ticket so you can enjoy a smooth and comfortable journey!

Train information from Didcot to Birmingham with CrossCountry:

  • Average Duration: 2 h 31 min
  • Average Price: £29
  • CrossCountry frequency: 13 a day

Travel Tips: Trains from Didcot 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 Didcot to Birmingham.
If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find a cheap train from Didcot to Birmingham for as little as £29  in the next 7 days.
If you’re looking to purchase your train tickets in the next week, you can expect the Didcot to Birmingham train price to come in at an average of £39  one way.
When travelling this route you should expect the distance between Didcot and Birmingham via train to be approximately 66 miles (106 km).
The Didcot to Birmingham train duration is on average 1 h 34 min, which is to be expected when travelling 66 miles (106 km) from Didcot to Birmingham. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and bank holidays.

Omio customers travelling this route depart most frequently from Didcot Parkway   and arrive in Birmingham New Street.

The most popular departure train station with passengers for this trip, called Didcot Parkway, is located 0.2 miles (409 m) from the city centre of Didcot.

The most popular arrival train station, Birmingham New Street, is located 1.5 miles (2.4 km) away from the city centre of Birmingham.

Take the Didcot to Birmingham train with Cross Country. However, it's always good to check out all possible train providers for the journey to Birmingham from Didcot as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
The average number of trains departing Didcot for Birmingham is 16 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
If you prefer early morning trains from Didcot to Birmingham, the first train leaves at 08: 10. If you prefer late night trains from Didcot to Birmingham, the last train of the day leaves at 12: 14. Omio shows you the latest train from Didcot to Birmingham timetable to help you book the best departure time for this trip.
You can find a train to Birmingham from Didcot to cost on average £39 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 journey. You’ll see tickets for the Didcot to Birmingham train generally on sale a few months before the planned travel date.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

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

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