Dover to Birmingham train

Cheap train tickets from Dover to Birmingham

Showing times and prices for 21 May

Cheapest

£41

Average

£55

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.

Avanti West Coast
13:16Dover2h51 16:07Birmingham
0 changes
£411One-way
Avanti West Coast
07:43Dover2h40 10:23Birmingham
0 changes
£431One-way
Avanti West Coast
08:00Dover3h23 11:23Birmingham
0 changes
£631One-way
Chiltern Railways
08:49Dover4h17 13:06Birmingham
0 changes
£721One-way

Train schedule Dover to Birmingham

Showing trains for tomorrow, Saturday, 21 May
Avanti West Coast
07:43Dover2h40 10:23Birmingham
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Avanti West Coast
08:00Dover3h23 11:23Birmingham
0 changes
Chiltern Railways
08:49Dover4h17 13:06Birmingham
0 changes
Avanti West Coast
13:16Dover2h51 16:07Birmingham
0 changes

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Fastest train times from Dover to Birmingham

Showing times and prices for 21 May

Fastest Journey

2 h 40 m

Average

3 h 17 m

Trains per day

4

Distance

266 km

Of the 4 trains that leave Dover for Birmingham every day 4 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Avanti West Coast
07:43Dover2h40 10:23Birmingham
0 changes
£431One-way
Avanti West Coast
13:16Dover2h51 16:07Birmingham
0 changes
£411One-way
Avanti West Coast
08:00Dover3h23 11:23Birmingham
0 changes
£631One-way
Chiltern Railways
08:49Dover4h17 13:06Birmingham
0 changes
£721One-way

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Overview: Train from Dover to Birmingham

distanceDistance165 miles (266 km)
durationAverage train duration2 h 40 min
priceAverage train ticket price£58 (€66)
changesDirect trainYes
carriersTrain providersChiltern Railways or DB Southeastern

Trains from Dover to Birmingham cover the 165 miles (266 km) long journey taking on average 2 h 40 min with our travel partners like Chiltern Railways or DB Southeastern. There are direct train services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this journey for as low as £41, but the average price of train tickets is £58. Travellers depart most frequently from Dover Priory and arrive in Birmingham New Street.

Train providers: Chiltern Railways trains Dover to Birmingham

Find the best trains from Dover to Birmingham with Omio's travel partners Chiltern Railways from £41. We can find you the best deals, timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the best route.

Chiltern Railways

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 between Dover and Birmingham: Duo, Anytime, Season, Super Off Peak, Off Peak and Advance.

Book your Chiltern Railways Dover to Birmingham train with Omio and enjoy a smooth and relaxing journey! Check Chiltern Railways up-to-date train timetables for the ideal departure and arrival times, compare the fastest Dover to Birmingham routes as well as the amenities offered in the class fare you choose and buy the most affordable Chiltern Railways train tickets online that fit your budget. The distance between Dover and Birmingham is 165 miles (266 km), and the best price for a one-way Dover - Birmingham Chiltern Railways train ticket starts at £64 if you book in advance. If you would rather search for your Chiltern Railways ticket in the Omio app, you can quickly see if it's a mobile ticket so that you can go paperless when travelling by train. Waiting in a queue at the train station to purchase your train ticket will become yesterday's news. So, book your train tickets online quickly and easily and enjoy your trip with Chiltern Railways!

  • Average Price: £64

Travel Tips: Trains from Dover 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 Dover to Birmingham.
FAQs
Omio customers have found the cheapest trains from Dover to Birmingham to cost as little as £41  in the next 7 days.
If you’re looking to purchase your train tickets in the next week, you can expect the Dover to Birmingham train price to come in at an average of £58  one way.
The distance to Birmingham from Dover by train is approximately 165 miles (266 km).
On average the Dover to Birmingham train time is 2 h 40 min  covering the 165 miles (266 km) long route, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and bank holidays.

When taking a train from Dover, you have a couple of train stations you can depart from including Dover Priory and Dover, Town Centre (Pencester Rd). When you arrive in Birmingham, your train can arrive in train stations including Birmingham New Street, Birmingham Moor Street and Birmingham International.

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

Passengers booking this trip most frequently board their trains from Dover Priory and need to travel around 0.6 miles (903 m) from the city centre to get to this train station.

Passengers arriving in Birmingham most often arrive at Birmingham New Street and need to travel around 1.5 miles (2.4 km) from this train station to the city centre.

For the best Dover to Birmingham train to purchase, you can travel safely and comfortably with Chiltern Railways or DB Southeastern. However, it's always good to check all possible train providers with services from Dover to Birmingham to compare what amenities they may offer.
The first Dover to Birmingham train departs at 07: 33   and the last train from Dover to Birmingham leaves at 20: 48. Check out the most up-to-date Dover to Birmingham train timetable on Omio and find the best time to travel to your destination.
The price of a one way train ticket from Dover to Birmingham is on average £58 if you buy within the next 7 days. But we recommend booking tickets before your planned travel date to find the best prices for trains from all possible train companies offering this journey. In general, you can find train tickets from Dover to Birmingham available a few months in advance.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Dover
Birmingham
Dover Priory is the most popular Dover 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 Dover for your journey to Birmingham.

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