Guildford to Birmingham train

Cheap train tickets from Guildford to Birmingham

Showing times and prices for 16 Aug

Cheapest

£42

Average

£53

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
08:14Guildford2h35 10:49Birmingham
0 changes
£421One-way
Avanti West Coast
08:04Guildford3h03 11:07Birmingham
0 changes
£591One-way
Avanti West Coast
07:22Guildford3h03 10:25Birmingham
0 changes
£591One-way

Train schedule Guildford to Birmingham

Showing trains for tomorrow, Tuesday, 16 August
Avanti West Coast
07:22Guildford3h03 10:25Birmingham
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Avanti West Coast
08:04Guildford3h03 11:07Birmingham
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Cross Country
08:14Guildford2h35 10:49Birmingham
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Fastest train times from Guildford to Birmingham

Showing times and prices for 16 Aug

Fastest Journey

2 h 35 m

Average

2 h 53 m

Trains per day

3

Distance

166 km

Of the 3 trains that leave Guildford for Birmingham every day 3 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Cross Country
08:14Guildford2h35 10:49Birmingham
0 changes
£421One-way
Avanti West Coast
08:04Guildford3h03 11:07Birmingham
0 changes
£591One-way
Avanti West Coast
07:22Guildford3h03 10:25Birmingham
0 changes
£591One-way

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Overview: Train from Guildford to Birmingham

distanceDistance102 miles
durationAverage train duration3 h 3 min
priceAverage train ticket price£59 (€67)
frequencyTrain frequency15 a day
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain providersCross Country, Chiltern Railways or First Great Western Service

Trains from Guildford to Birmingham cover the 102 miles long route taking on average 3 h 3 min with our travel partners like Cross Country, Chiltern Railways or First Great Western Service. Normally, there are 15 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around £59, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £59. Travellers depart most frequently from Guildford and arrive in Birmingham New Street.

Train companies: Great Western Rail, CrossCountry and Chiltern Railways trains Guildford to Birmingham

You can travel by train from Guildford to Birmingham with Great Western Rail, CrossCountry and Chiltern Railways for as low as £59. When you search for timetables and tickets, Omio will show you the best route.

CrossCountry
Chiltern Railways
Great Western Rail

CrossCountry is a fast speed train company in the United Kingdom and for your next train from Guildford to Birmingham you can choose between Standard Class and First Class tickets on Omio.

Are you making plans to travel between Guildford and Birmingham? Why not take a train with CrossCountry? Omio can show you current CrossCountry train times, tickets, travel information (such as luggage policy and amenities offered onboard) and prices so you can find the best deals on Guildford to Birmingham trains all in one place. On the CrossCountry train, you can expect to travel 102 miles (165 km) to Birmingham from Guildford. If you use the Omio app to search for trains to Birmingham from Guildford, you can quickly see if the CrossCountry ticket is a mobile ticket, making it easy for you to go paperless when taking a train. Once you have found your perfect one-way CrossCountry train between Guildford and Birmingham, book your cheap train tickets online on Omio or in the Omio app quickly and easily so you can spend the rest of your time enjoying your upcoming trip!

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

    If you’re looking for a smooth and easy train from Guildford to Birmingham, check Omio for Chiltern Railways trains offering this journey. Whether you are looking for the fastest, earliest or cheapest train to take for this 102 miles (165 km) route to Birmingham from Guildford, Omio makes it easier than ever to find Chiltern Railways trains at affordable prices, and you can also quickly book train tickets online. Check the current Chiltern Railways train timetables for your ideal departure and arrival times, compare the best route between Guildford and Birmingham as well as relevant ticket information (such as luggage policy and amenities offered onboard), and book your Chiltern Railways train on Omio. If you search for trains between Guildford and Birmingham in the Omio app, you can quickly see if the Chiltern Railways tickets are mobile tickets, making it convenient for you to go paperless when travelling. With prices for Chiltern Railways trains between Guildford and Birmingham starting at £59, buy your official Chiltern Railways tickets with Omio online quickly and easily!

    • Average Price: £59

    Looking for trains to Birmingham from Guildford? Great Western Rail is one of the best companies to travel with on the 102 miles (165 km) trip to Birmingham from Guildford. As an official travel partner of Great Western Rail, Omio quickly shows you the latest Great Western Rail 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 Guildford to Birmingham routes, find the best amenities to make your trip smooth and easy, and buy the most affordable Great Western Rail train tickets that fit your budget. If you use the Omio app to search for trains between Guildford and Birmingham, you can quickly see if the Great Western Rail ticket is a mobile ticket, making it easy for you to go paperless when taking a train. Once you’re ready, book your Guildford - Birmingham train now on Omio quickly and easily and enjoy your upcoming trip with Great Western Rail!

    Great Western Rail from Guildford to Birmingham train information:

    • Average Duration: 2 h 47 min
    • Great Western Rail frequency: 15 a day

    Travel Tips: Trains from Guildford 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 Guildford to Birmingham.
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    Looking to save money on your route? Omio customers have found the cheapest train between Guildford and Birmingham for the next 7 days starting from £59  one way.
    If you’re looking to buy tickets for this trip in the next 7 days, you’ll find that Guildford to Birmingham train prices are on average £59  one way.
    The Guildford to Birmingham train distance is approximately 102 miles.
    The train time between Guildford and Birmingham is on average 3 h 3 min  for the 102 miles long journey, but the time it takes to go to Birmingham from Guildford by train can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and holidays.

    When taking a train from Guildford, you have a couple of train stations you can depart from including Guildford and London Road (Guildford). 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 Guildford   to Birmingham New Street.

    Passengers board their train most frequently from Guildford and travel around 0.3 miles (501 m) from the city centre to this train station.

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

    If you're looking for trains from Guildford to Birmingham, you can rely on Cross Country, Chiltern Railways or First Great Western Service to get you to Birmingham. It's also good to check out all possible train providers for the Guildford to Birmingham trip to see if there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
    On average, there are 15 trains a day from Guildford to Birmingham. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
    The first train from Guildford to Birmingham leaves at 07: 22   and the last train for this leaves at 14: 49. Omio shows you the latest train from Guildford to Birmingham schedule to help you book the best departure time for this journey.
    The price of a one way train ticket from Guildford to Birmingham is on average £59 if you purchase 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 to Birmingham from Guildford available a few months in advance.

    Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

    Guildford
    Birmingham
    Guildford is the most popular Guildford 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 Guildford for your journey to Birmingham.
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    Location for Rail Replacement Services: Bus lay-by in Station Forecourt off Walnut Tree Close.
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    Public transport options for London Road (Guildford)
    Location for Rail Replacement Services: Guildford Side of station - Station Forecourt

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