Harwich to Birmingham train

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Cheap train tickets from Harwich to Birmingham

Showing times and prices for 26 Jun

Cheapest

The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Harwich to Birmingham is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid travelling at rush hour.

Avanti West Coast
10:283h28
Harwich
13:56Birmingham
£401One-way
0 changes
Greater Anglia
08:003h56
Harwich
11:56Birmingham
£521One-way
0 changes

Train timetableHarwich to Birmingham

Showing trains for tomorrow, Wednesday, 26 June
Greater Anglia
08:003h56
Harwich
11:56Birmingham
0 changes
Avanti West Coast
10:283h28
Harwich
13:56Birmingham
0 changes

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Train times from Harwich to Birmingham

Showing times and prices for 26 Jun

Fastest Journey

3 h 28 m

Average

3 h 42 m

Trains per day

2

Distance

225 km

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

Avanti West Coast
10:283h28
Harwich
13:56Birmingham
£401One-way
0 changes
Greater Anglia
08:003h56
Harwich
11:56Birmingham
£521One-way
0 changes

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Overview: Train from Harwich to Birmingham

distanceDistance140 miles
durationAverage train duration3 h 25 min
priceAverage train ticket price£56 (€63)
frequencyTrain frequency12 a day
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain companiesAbellio Greater Anglia or Chiltern Railways

Trains from Harwich to Birmingham cover the 140 miles long journey taking on average 3 h 25 min with our travel partners like Abellio Greater Anglia or Chiltern Railways. Normally, there are 12 trains operating per day. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around £56, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £35. Travellers depart most frequently from Harwich Town and arrive in Birmingham New Street.

Train companies: Abellio Greater Anglia and Chiltern Railways trains Harwich to Birmingham

You can travel by train from Harwich to Birmingham with Abellio Greater Anglia and Chiltern Railways for as low as £39. When you search for timetables and tickets, Omio will show you the best journey.

Greater Anglia is a train company based in the United Kingdom. It operates a wide range of services, from commuter trains to intercity services. The commuter trains run at regular intervals throughout the day, while the intercity services run at peak times. The train types include the InterCity 125, InterCity 225, Class 90, Class 91, Class 360 and Class 379. The ticket types available are Standard, First Class and Advance. Onboard facilities include Wi-Fi, power sockets, air conditioning and refreshment trolleys. The most popular routes for Greater Anglia are London Liverpool Street to Norwich, London Liverpool Street to Cambridge and London Liverpool Street to Ipswich.

Abellio Greater Anglia from Harwich to Birmingham train information:

  • Average Duration: 3 h 56 min
  • Cheapest Price: £39
  • Abellio Greater Anglia frequency: 12 a day

FAQs: Harwich to Birmingham train

FAQs: Travel by train from Harwich 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 Harwich to Birmingham.
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from Harwich to Birmingham can start from as little as £35 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Harwich to Birmingham is £56; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
On average the Harwich to Birmingham train time is 3 h 25 min   covering the 140 mile long journey, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Harwich to Birmingham leaves at 06: 20. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Harwich to Birmingham leaves at 10: 56.
There are 12 trains a day from Harwich to Birmingham which require at least one change with Abellio Greater Anglia or Chiltern Railways. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer trains.
Take the Harwich to Birmingham train with Abellio Greater Anglia or Chiltern Railways. However, it's always good to check out all possible train providers for the journey from Harwich to Birmingham as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.

When departing from Harwich, you have various train station options to start your trip from including Harwich Town and Harwich International. When arriving in Birmingham, you can end your trip in train stations like Birmingham New Street, Birmingham Moor Street and Birmingham International.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Harwich Town, which is located around 0.4 miles (743 m) 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.

A trip to Birmingham from Harwich is worth doing but not as a day trip with a journey time of 3 h 25 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
The cheapest month to travel from Harwich to Birmingham by train is December.
Yes, you can take a train to Birmingham from Harwich.

Important Stations and Airports in Harwich and Birmingham

Harwich
Birmingham
Harwich Town is the most popular Harwich 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 Harwich for your journey to Birmingham.
Amenities at station
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ParkingParking
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Public transport options for Harwich Town
Onward travel information: Local Bus services from station forecourt
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Replacement transport stop at the front of the station by the bus stop
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
ShoppingShopping
ParkingParking
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Public transport options for Harwich International
Onward travel information: Plus Bus location
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Replacement transport stop at bus stop (East Dock Road), near sign for Long/Short stay car park. Boat train services depart from behind platform 1
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