Gatwick Airport to Birmingham New Street train

Cheap train tickets from Gatwick Airport to Birmingham New Street

Showing times and prices for 19 Aug

Cheapest

£51

Average

£62

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.

Cheapest
13:45Gatwick Airport2h40 16:25Birmingham New Street
2 changes
£511One-way
Cheapest
14:15Gatwick Airport2h52 17:07Birmingham New Street
2 changes
£511One-way
10:11Gatwick Airport2h56 13:07Birmingham New Street
2 changes
£601One-way
10:59Gatwick Airport3h08 14:07Birmingham New Street
2 changes
£601One-way
09:11Gatwick Airport2h56 12:07Birmingham New Street
2 changes
£601One-way

Train schedule Gatwick Airport to Birmingham New Street

Showing trains for tomorrow, Friday, 19 August
08:04Gatwick Airport3h03 11:07Birmingham New Street
2 changes
09:11Gatwick Airport2h56 12:07Birmingham New Street
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09:45Gatwick Airport2h39 12:24Birmingham New Street
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10:11Gatwick Airport2h56 13:07Birmingham New Street
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10:15Gatwick Airport3h19 13:34Birmingham Moor Street
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10:59Gatwick Airport3h08 14:07Birmingham New Street
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11:11Gatwick Airport2h56 14:07Birmingham New Street
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11:15Gatwick Airport3h19 14:34Birmingham Moor Street
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12:11Gatwick Airport2h56 15:07Birmingham New Street
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12:15Gatwick Airport3h19 15:34Birmingham Moor Street
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12:59Gatwick Airport3h08 16:07Birmingham New Street
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13:11Gatwick Airport2h56 16:07Birmingham New Street
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13:45Gatwick Airport2h40 16:25Birmingham New Street
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14:15Gatwick Airport2h52 17:07Birmingham New Street
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14:45Gatwick Airport2h59 17:44Birmingham New Street
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15:11Gatwick Airport2h56 18:07Birmingham New Street
2 changes
15:43Gatwick Airport3h02 18:45Birmingham New Street
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Fastest train times from Gatwick Airport to Birmingham New Street

Showing times and prices for 19 Aug

Fastest Journey

2 h 39 m

Average

3 h

Trains per day

17

Distance

189 km

It's difficult to get from Gatwick Airport to Birmingham New Street without changing at least 2 times.

Fastest
09:45Gatwick Airport2h39 12:24Birmingham New Street
2 changes
£611One-way
13:45Gatwick Airport2h40 16:25Birmingham New Street
2 changes
£511One-way
14:15Gatwick Airport2h52 17:07Birmingham New Street
2 changes
£511One-way
13:11Gatwick Airport2h56 16:07Birmingham New Street
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£621One-way
10:11Gatwick Airport2h56 13:07Birmingham New Street
2 changes
£601One-way

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Overview: Train from Gatwick Airport to Birmingham New Street

distanceDistance117 miles
durationAverage train duration2 h 41 min
priceAverage train ticket price£50 (€56)
frequencyTrain frequency76 a day
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain providersSouthern Service, Thameslink or First Great Western Service

Trains from Gatwick Airport to Birmingham New Street cover the 117 miles long route taking on average 2 h 41 min with our travel partners like Southern Service, Thameslink or First Great Western Service. Normally, there are 76 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this route for as low as £38, but the average price of train tickets is £50. Travellers depart most frequently from Gatwick Airport and arrive in Birmingham New Street.

Train companies: Great Western Rail, Thameslink and Southern trains Gatwick Airport to Birmingham New Street

You can travel by train to Birmingham New Street from Gatwick Airport with Great Western Rail, Thameslink and Southern for as low as £38. When you search for timetables and tickets, Omio will show you the best route.

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Great Western Rail from Gatwick Airport to Birmingham New Street train information:

  • Average Duration: 3 h 40 min
  • Great Western Rail frequency: 14 a day

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Thameslink from Gatwick Airport to Birmingham New Street train information:

  • Average Duration: 3 h
  • Thameslink frequency: 55 a day

Looking for trains to Birmingham New Street from Gatwick Airport? Southern is one of the best companies to travel with on the 117 miles (189 km) trip to Birmingham New Street from Gatwick Airport. As an official travel partner of Southern, Omio quickly shows you the latest Southern train timetables, tickets and offers (such as luggage policy and amenities provided onboard), travel information, and prices so that you can check for ideal departure and arrival times, compare the fastest Gatwick Airport to Birmingham New Street routes, find the best amenities to make your trip smooth and easy, and buy the most affordable Southern train tickets that fit your budget. If you use the Omio app to search for trains between Gatwick Airport and Birmingham New Street, you can quickly see if the Southern ticket is a mobile ticket, making it easy for you to go paperless when taking a train. Once you’re ready, book your Gatwick Airport - Birmingham New Street train now on Omio quickly and easily and enjoy your upcoming trip with Southern!

Southern from Gatwick Airport to Birmingham New Street train information:

  • Average Duration: 3 h 24 min
  • Southern frequency: 3 a day

Travel Tips: Trains from Gatwick Airport to Birmingham New Street

Travel by train to Birmingham New Street 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 Gatwick Airport to Birmingham New Street.
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If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find a cheap train to Birmingham New Street from Gatwick Airport for as little as £38  in the next 7 days.
If you are looking to purchase your train ticket in the next 7 days, you can expect the Gatwick Airport to Birmingham New Street train to cost on average £50  one way.
When travelling this route you should expect the distance between Gatwick Airport and Birmingham New Street via train to be approximately 117 miles.
On average the train from Gatwick Airport to Birmingham New Street duration is 2 h 41 min  for the 117 miles long journey, but the travel time can vary if you depart on weekends and holidays.

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

The most popular departure train station with passengers for this route, called Gatwick Airport, is located 4.7 miles (7.6 km) from the city centre of Gatwick Airport.

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

Take the Gatwick Airport to Birmingham New Street train with Southern Service, Thameslink or First Great Western Service. However, it's always good to check out all possible train companies for the route between Gatwick Airport and Birmingham New Street as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
The average number of trains departing Gatwick Airport for Birmingham New Street is 76 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
If you prefer early morning trains from Gatwick Airport to Birmingham New Street, the first train leaves at 04: 41. If you prefer late night trains from Gatwick Airport to Birmingham New Street, the last train of the day leaves at 21: 12. Omio shows you the latest train from Gatwick Airport to Birmingham New Street timetable to help you book the best departure time for this route.
If you purchase Gatwick Airport to Birmingham New Street train tickets within the next 7 days, you can find one way tickets to cost on average £50. However, booking in advance gives you access to the best prices for trains from Gatwick Airport to Birmingham New Street. Look out for train tickets for this journey to go on sale a few months before your planned departure date to find the best deals.

Trains departing from Gatwick Airport

Distance from Gatwick Airport to city center
Distance from Gatwick Airport to city center
4.7 miles (7.6 km)
Ticket Office Hours
Ticket Office Hours
24/7
How to get to this station?
How to get to this station?
Bus lines: GH1, 17, 18
Train lines: Thameslink, Brighton Main Line, Gatwick Express, Redhill Line, Mainline East, Mainline West
Onward travel information: Available from airport.
Location for Rail Replacement Services: The upper level of the bus station
Nearest Airport
Nearest Airport
London Gatwick Airport
1 miles
How to get to nearest airport?
How to get to nearest airport?
The airport can be reached from the station by public transit in 5 minutes via the inter-terminal shuttle.
Amenities at station
Wifi
Wifi
Free Wi-Fi in the station.
ATM
ATM
Located outside the station as well as on concourse.
Taxi
Taxi
Taxi: Taxis are located in the South Terminal bus Station, about 200 yards from station concourse through airport complex
Lockers
Lockers
Provided by Excess Baggage Co located in the North Terminal, open daily from 06: 00 until 18: 00.
Parking
Parking
Opening Hours: 24/7 Parking space: 1900 (including handicapped parking spaces) Parking Pricing: £8. 00 for 1 hour | £25. 00 for 1 day
Dining
Dining
Costa Coffee | KFC | McDonald's
Car Rentals
Car Rentals
Enterprise | Alamo | Hertz | SIXT | Europcar | Avis
Information Desk
Information Desk
Located inside the main terminal.
Accessibility
Accessibility
Escalators, elevators, induction loop, accessible ticket machines, impaired mobility set down, wheelchair ramp for train access, accessible toilets, accessible booking office.

Trains arriving to Birmingham New Street

Distance from Birmingham New Street to city center
Distance from Birmingham New Street to city center
2.4 km
Ticket Office Hours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Sat: 05: 15 - 23: 00 | Sun: 07: 30 - 23: 00
How to get to this station?
How to get to this station?
Bus lines: N5, N6, N8, 4, 9, 23, 45, 50, 61, X51, X70
Train lines: West Midlands, CrossCountry, Avanti West Coast, Transport for Wales
Onward travel information: There are nearby bus stops on Smallbrook Queensway and Hill Street Most buses are wheelchair accessible. ********************************************************************************************************** For information go to the local travel information office by the Stephenson Street entrance. Alternatively, visit Transport for West Midlands, or call 0121 214 7214.
Nearest Airport
Nearest Airport
Birmingham International Airport
9 miles
How to get to nearest airport?
How to get to nearest airport?
You can take a direct train for 10 minutes from the station to the airport with Avanti West Coast, West Midlands or CrossCountry.
Amenities at station
Wifi
Wifi
Pay as you go Wi-Fi is available from Sky Wi-Fi The Cloud.
ATM
ATM
ATM machines are located on the paid concourse.
Taxi
Taxi
Taxi: Taxis drop off with the 'drop & go' in the Hill Street entrance. The taxi rank is on Navigation Street (Stephenson Street / Victoria Square exit). For more information visit Traintaxi | Accessible taxis: Taxis drop off within the 'drop & go' off the Hill Street entrance. The taxi rank is on Navigation Street (Stephenson Street / Victoria Square exit). All taxis are accessible with manual wheelchairs, most are accessible with electric wheelchairs. For more information visit Traintaxi
Lockers
Lockers
You can leave bags with Excess Baggage Co inside the entrance off Hill Street.
Parking
Parking
Opening Hours: 24/7 Parking space: 34 Parking Pricing: £2. 00 per 40 minutes | £12. 00 per 4 hours
Shopping
Shopping
Type of shops available: Boots located on the main concourse, before the ticket barrier Camden Food located beyond the ticket barrier Costa located beyond the ticket barrier next to Platform 5b escalator Funky Pigeon located beyond the ticket barrier between Platform escalators 9-10 M& S Food located on the main concourse Mi Casa Burritos located beyond the ticket barrier next to Platform 9 escalator The Pasty Shop located beyond the ticket barrier next to Platform 7 escalator W H Smith located on the main concourse, before the ticket barrier
Dining
Dining
All Bar One | Leon | Caffè Nero | Five Guys | Krispy Kreme | The Pasty Shop | Upper Crust | Wasabi | Starbucks | Hotel Chocolat
Car Rentals
Car Rentals
Avis | British Rental Car
Information Desk
Information Desk
In the middle of the station.
Accessibility
Accessibility
Step-free access in the whole station and ramps available for train access. All platforms have elevators and escalators.

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