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Train Information between Dover and Birmingham

distanceDistance165 miles (266 km)
durationAverage train duration3 h 34 min
priceAverage train ticket price£60 (€67)
changesDirect trainYes
carriersTrain providersAvanti West Coast

Trains from Dover to Birmingham cover the 165 miles (266 km) long journey taking on average 3 h 34 min with our travel partners like Avanti West Coast. There are direct train services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this route for as low as £60, but the average price of train tickets is £60. Travellers depart most frequently from Dover Priory and arrive in Birmingham New Street.

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
What is the cost of cheap trains to Birmingham from Dover?
You can find a cheap train from Dover to Birmingham for some dates and times for as low as £60  one way in the next 7 days.
What is the cost of a train ticket from Dover to Birmingham on average?
If you’re looking to book your train tickets in the next week, you can expect the Dover to Birmingham train price to come in at an average of £60  one way.
What is the distance to Birmingham from Dover by train?
The distance between Dover and Birmingham by train is approximately 165 miles (266 km).
How long is the train journey from Dover to Birmingham?
On average the Dover to Birmingham train time is 3 h 34 min  covering the 165 miles (266 km) long journey, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and bank holidays.
When travelling by train from Dover to Birmingham, which train station in Dover do I depart from and which train station in Birmingham do I arrive in?

When taking the train from Dover to Birmingham, you can choose to depart from train stations like Dover Priory and Dover, Town Centre (Pencester Rd). Your trip can end in train stations such as Birmingham New Street and Birmingham Moor Street.

Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from Dover Priory   and arrive in Birmingham New Street.

Where is the train station in Dover to go to Birmingham? Where is the train station in Birmingham located?

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 0.2 miles (399 m) from this train station to the city centre.

Which train providers can take me from Dover to Birmingham?
If you're looking for trains from Dover to Birmingham, you can rely on Avanti West Coast to get you to Birmingham. It's also good to check out all possible train companies for the Dover to Birmingham journey to see if there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
How far in advance should I purchase train tickets between Dover and Birmingham for the best deals?
In general, we recommend booking tickets for trains in advance to score the best deals from all possible train companies offering this trip and save money. If you book train tickets from Dover to Birmingham within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average £60 one way. To find the best prices for this trip, consider booking your train ticket from Dover to Birmingham 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.