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Cheap train tickets from Gatwick Airport (GTW) to Birmingham New Street (BHM)

Showing times and prices for 23 Apr

Cheapest

The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Gatwick Airport (GTW) to Birmingham New Street (BHM) is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid travelling at rush hour.

West Midlands Railway
13:434h02
Gatwick Airport (GTW)
17:45Birmingham New Street (BHM)
£621One-way
0 changes
Avanti West Coast
12:323h16
Gatwick Airport (GTW)
15:48Birmingham New Street (BHM)
£621One-way
0 changes
West Midlands Railway
13:563h49
Gatwick Airport (GTW)
17:45Birmingham New Street (BHM)
£621One-way
0 changes
Southern
08:223h26
Gatwick Airport (GTW)
11:48Birmingham New Street (BHM)
£651One-way
0 changes
Avanti West Coast
12:433h05
Gatwick Airport (GTW)
15:48Birmingham New Street (BHM)
£651One-way
0 changes

Train timetableGatwick Airport (GTW) to Birmingham New Street (BHM)

Showing trains for tomorrow, Tuesday, 23 April
Avanti West Coast
12:323h16
Gatwick Airport (GTW)
15:48Birmingham New Street (BHM)
0 changes
Avanti West Coast
16:403h05
Gatwick Airport (GTW)
19:45Birmingham New Street (BHM)
0 changes
West Midlands Railway
13:563h49
Gatwick Airport (GTW)
17:45Birmingham New Street (BHM)
0 changes
Avanti West Coast
15:433h05
Gatwick Airport (GTW)
18:48Birmingham New Street (BHM)
0 changes
West Midlands Railway
13:434h02
Gatwick Airport (GTW)
17:45Birmingham New Street (BHM)
0 changes

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Train times from Gatwick Airport (GTW) to Birmingham New Street (BHM)

Showing times and prices for 23 Apr

Fastest Journey

2 h 46 m

Average

3 h 19 m

Trains per day

8

Distance

189 km

Of the 8 trains that leave Gatwick Airport (GTW) for Birmingham New Street (BHM) every day 8 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Avanti West Coast
15:022h46
Gatwick Airport (GTW)
17:48Birmingham New Street (BHM)
£1091One-way
0 changes
Avanti West Coast
16:403h05
Gatwick Airport (GTW)
19:45Birmingham New Street (BHM)
£1301One-way
0 changes
Avanti West Coast
15:433h05
Gatwick Airport (GTW)
18:48Birmingham New Street (BHM)
£1031One-way
0 changes
Avanti West Coast
12:433h05
Gatwick Airport (GTW)
15:48Birmingham New Street (BHM)
£651One-way
0 changes
Avanti West Coast
12:323h16
Gatwick Airport (GTW)
15:48Birmingham New Street (BHM)
£621One-way
0 changes

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Overview: Train from Gatwick Airport (GTW) to Birmingham New Street (BHM)

distanceDistance117 miles
durationAverage train duration2 h 30 min
priceAverage train ticket price£73 (€81)
frequencyTrain frequency25 a day
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain providersVirgin Trains, CrossCountry, Chiltern Railways, Southern, West Midland Trains, Great Western Rail, East Midlands Trains or Thameslink

Trains from Gatwick Airport (GTW) to Birmingham New Street (BHM) cover the 117 miles long route taking on average 2 h 30 min with our travel partners like Virgin Trains, CrossCountry, Chiltern Railways, Southern, West Midland Trains, Great Western Rail, East Midlands Trains or Thameslink. Normally, there are 25 trains operating per day. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around £73, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £46. Travellers depart most frequently from Gatwick Airport and arrive in Birmingham New Street.

Train providers: Virgin Trains, CrossCountry and Chiltern Railways trains Gatwick Airport (GTW) to Birmingham New Street (BHM)

Travel between Gatwick Airport (GTW) and Birmingham New Street (BHM) from £60 with Omio’s train partners Virgin Trains, CrossCountry and Chiltern Railways! You can find the best timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the most affordable journey for you.

Great Western Railway is a train operating company in the United Kingdom. It operates services from London Paddington to the West of England, South Wales and the Cotswolds. It also operates services from London Paddington to Oxford, Reading and Bristol. It offers a range of ticket types, including Advance, Anytime, Off-Peak and Super Off-Peak tickets. Onboard facilities include free Wi-Fi, power sockets, air conditioning and catering services. The most popular routes for Great Western Railway are London Paddington to Bristol, Reading and Oxford.

    FAQs: Gatwick Airport (GTW) to Birmingham New Street (BHM) train

    FAQs: Travel by train from Gatwick Airport (GTW) to Birmingham New Street (BHM) 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 (GTW) to Birmingham New Street (BHM).
    FAQs
    Cheap train tickets from Gatwick Airport (GTW) to Birmingham New Street (BHM) can start from as little as £46 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Gatwick Airport (GTW) to Birmingham New Street (BHM) is £73; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
    The average journey time by train from Gatwick Airport (GTW) to Birmingham New Street (BHM) is 2 h 30 min   to travel the 117 mile long trip, with around there are 25 trains per day. Journey times can vary on weekends and holidays.
    The first train from Gatwick Airport (GTW) to Birmingham New Street (BHM) leaves at 04: 46. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
    The last train from Gatwick Airport (GTW) to Birmingham New Street (BHM) leaves at 22: 13.
    There are 25 trains a day from Gatwick Airport (GTW) to Birmingham New Street (BHM) which require at least one change with Virgin Trains, CrossCountry, Chiltern Railways, Southern, West Midland Trains, Great Western Rail, East Midlands Trains or Thameslink. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer trains.
    Yes, there's a high-speed train to Birmingham New Street (BHM). Take the fast train with East Midlands Trains from Gatwick Airport (GTW) to Birmingham New Street (BHM).
    When taking a train from Gatwick Airport (GTW) to Birmingham New Street (BHM), you can count on Virgin Trains, CrossCountry, Chiltern Railways, Southern, West Midland Trains, Great Western Rail, East Midlands Trains or Thameslink for the best way to get you to Birmingham New Street (BHM). You can also check all possible train providers who offer a service from Gatwick Airport (GTW) to Birmingham New Street (BHM) and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.
    No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 22: 13.

    Passengers board the train most frequently from Gatwick Airport, which is located around 29.3 miles (47.2 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Birmingham New Street, located 1.7 miles (2.7 km) away from the city centre.

    The cheapest month to travel from Gatwick Airport (GTW) to Birmingham New Street (BHM) by train is March.
    It's helpful to compare your options as there are 2 ways to travel between Gatwick Airport (GTW) and Birmingham New Street (BHM) including taking a train or coach.

    Trains departing from Gatwick Airport

    Distance from Gatwick Airport to city center
    Distance from Gatwick Airport to city center
    29.3 miles (47.2 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.
    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
    1.7 miles (2.7 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.
    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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