Durham to Birmingham train

Cheap train tickets from Durham to Birmingham

Showing times and prices for 11 Aug

Cheapest

£129

Average

£134

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
09:53Durham3h11 13:04Birmingham
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£1291One-way
Cross Country
08:55Durham3h13 12:08Birmingham
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£1381One-way

Train schedule Durham to Birmingham

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Cross Country
08:55Durham3h13 12:08Birmingham
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Cross Country
09:53Durham3h11 13:04Birmingham
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Fastest train times from Durham to Birmingham

Showing times and prices for 11 Aug

Fastest Journey

3 h 11 m

Average

3 h 12 m

Trains per day

2

Distance

256 km

Of the 2 trains that leave Durham for Birmingham every day 2 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Cross Country
09:53Durham3h11 13:04Birmingham
0 changes
£1291One-way
Cross Country
08:55Durham3h13 12:08Birmingham
0 changes
£1381One-way

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Overview: Train from Durham to Birmingham

distanceDistance159 miles
durationAverage train duration2 h 39 min
priceAverage train ticket price£89 (€101)
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain companiesCross Country

Trains from Durham to Birmingham cover the 159 miles long trip taking on average 2 h 39 min with our travel partners like Cross Country. There are direct train services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this journey for as low as £67, but the average price of train tickets is £89. Travellers depart most frequently from Durham and arrive in Birmingham New Street.

Train companies: CrossCountry trains Durham to Birmingham

Travel to Birmingham from Durham from £67 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 Durham you can choose between Standard Class and First Class tickets on Omio.

Find the perfect CrossCountry train between Durham and Birmingham for a smooth and relaxing journey. Omio makes it convenient for you to check the latest CrossCountry train timetables and compare the cheapest, fastest or earliest train between Durham and Birmingham. You can also check relevant travel information for the CrossCountry train, such as baggage allowance and amenities offered onboard, depending on the class fare you choose. Once you find the ideal route, book your cheap CrossCountry train tickets online. You can expect to travel around 159 miles (256 km) on this route and your CrossCountry Durham to Birmingham train ticket can cost as little as £67 one-way if you book in advance. When you search for CrossCountry tickets between Durham and Birmingham in the Omio app, you can quickly see if they are mobile tickets so that you can travel paperless. Buy your official CrossCountry train tickets online quickly and easily on Omio and enjoy the travel experience!

  • Average Price: £67

Travel Tips: Trains from Durham 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 Durham to Birmingham.
FAQs
You can find a cheap train from Durham to Birmingham for some dates and times for as low as £67  one way in the next 7 days.
The Durham to Birmingham train ticket price is on average £89  if you are looking to purchase your tickets for this journey in the next week.
The train distance from Durham to Birmingham is around 159 miles.
On average the train from Durham to Birmingham duration is 2 h 39 min  for the 159 miles long route, but the travel time can vary if you depart on weekends and holidays.

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

You can find the most popular departure train station for this trip, Durham, located approximately 0.3 miles (533 m) from the city centre of Durham. 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.

If you're looking for trains from Durham to Birmingham, you can rely on Cross Country to get you to Birmingham. It's also good to check out all possible train companies for the Durham to Birmingham route to see if there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
The first train from Durham to Birmingham leaves at 05: 53   and the last train for this leaves at 18: 55. Omio shows you the latest train from Durham to Birmingham times to help you book the best departure time for this journey.
The price of a one way train ticket from Durham to Birmingham is on average £89 if you book 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 route. In general, you can find train tickets from Durham to Birmingham available a few months in advance.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

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Birmingham
The major railway station for departures from Durham is Durham. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Durham for your trip between Durham and Birmingham.
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Location for Rail Replacement Services: Pick Up / Drop Off in the station car park.

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