Cheap train tickets from Lancaster to Birmingham

Showing times and prices for 28 May

Cheapest

£41

Average

£58

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.

The average ticket from Lancaster to Birmingham will cost around £ 58 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 41.

Avanti West Coast
08:56Lancaster2h09 11:05Birmingham
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£411One-way
Avanti West Coast
07:56Lancaster2h09 10:05Birmingham
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£451One-way
Avanti West Coast
20:02Lancaster1h57 21:59Birmingham
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£611One-way
Avanti West Coast
07:47Lancaster2h12 09:59Birmingham
0 changes
£621One-way
Avanti West Coast
16:58Lancaster2h08 19:06Birmingham
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£631One-way

Train schedule Lancaster to Birmingham

Showing trains for tomorrow, Sat, 28 May
Cross Country
07:28Lancaster3h31 10:59Birmingham
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Avanti West Coast
07:47Lancaster2h12 09:59Birmingham
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Avanti West Coast
07:56Lancaster2h09 10:05Birmingham
0 changes
Avanti West Coast
08:50Lancaster2h15 11:05Birmingham
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Avanti West Coast
08:56Lancaster2h09 11:05Birmingham
0 changes
Northern Rail
09:48Lancaster3h36 13:24Birmingham
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Avanti West Coast
16:58Lancaster2h08 19:06Birmingham
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Avanti West Coast
20:02Lancaster1h57 21:59Birmingham
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Sat
28 May
£41Avanti West Coast
£20Megabus
Sun
29 May
£29Avanti West Coast
£20Megabus
Mon
30 May
£34Avanti West Coast
£20Megabus
Tue
31 May
£22Avanti West Coast
£19Megabus
Wed
1 Jun
£23Avanti West Coast
£20Megabus
Thu
2 Jun
£23Avanti West Coast
£19Megabus
Fri
3 Jun
£29Avanti West Coast
£19Megabus

Fastest train times from Lancaster to Birmingham

Showing times and prices for 28 May

Fastest Journey

1 h 57 m

Average

2 h 29 m

Trains per day

8

Distance

187 km

Of the 8 trains that leave Lancaster for Birmingham every day 8 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct trains cover the 187 km distance in an average of 2 h 29 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 1 h 57 m .

The slowest trains will take 3 h 36 m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.

Avanti West Coast
20:02Lancaster1h57 21:59Birmingham
0 changes
£611One-way
Avanti West Coast
16:58Lancaster2h08 19:06Birmingham
0 changes
£631One-way
Avanti West Coast
08:56Lancaster2h09 11:05Birmingham
0 changes
£411One-way
Avanti West Coast
07:56Lancaster2h09 10:05Birmingham
0 changes
£451One-way
Avanti West Coast
07:47Lancaster2h12 09:59Birmingham
0 changes
£621One-way

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Overview: Train from Lancaster to Birmingham

distanceDistance115 miles (186 km)
durationAverage train duration2 h 7 min
priceAverage train ticket price£46 (€52)
changesDirect trainYes
carriersTrain providersAvanti West Coast

Trains from Lancaster to Birmingham cover the 115 miles (186 km) long journey taking on average 2 h 7 min with our travel partners like Avanti West Coast. There are direct train services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around £46, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £46. Travellers depart most frequently from Lancaster and arrive in Birmingham New Street.

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FAQs

What is the cost of cheap trains between Lancaster and Birmingham?

Omio customers have found the cheapest trains to Birmingham from Lancaster to cost as little as £46  in the next 7 days.

What is the cost of a train ticket from Lancaster to Birmingham on average?

If you’re looking to book tickets for this journey in the next 7 days, you’ll find that Lancaster to Birmingham train prices are on average £46  one way.

What is the distance to Birmingham from Lancaster via train?

The train distance from Lancaster to Birmingham is around 115 miles (186 km).

What is the average Lancaster to Birmingham train duration?

On average the Lancaster to Birmingham train time is 2 h 7 min  covering the 115 miles (186 km) long trip, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and bank holidays.

Which train station from Lancaster to Birmingham do I depart from? Which Birmingham train station from Lancaster do I arrive in?

Omio customers travelling this route depart most frequently from Lancaster   and arrive in Birmingham New Street.

Where is the train station in Lancaster? Where is the train station in Birmingham?

Passengers board the train most frequently from Lancaster, which is located around 3.5 miles (5.6 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Birmingham New Street, located 1.5 miles (2.4 km) away from the city centre.

Which train providers can get me from Lancaster to Birmingham?

If you're looking for trains from Lancaster to Birmingham, you can rely on Avanti West Coast to get you to Birmingham. It's also good to check out all possible train providers for the Lancaster to Birmingham journey to see if there might be differences in the amenities they offer.

When is the earliest train from Lancaster to Birmingham? When is the last train from Lancaster to Birmingham?

You can take the first train from Lancaster to Birmingham at 07: 28   or take the last train from Lancaster to Birmingham leaving at 19: 00. Look for the latest Lancaster Birmingham train times on Omio and book the best time to take the train for this route.

How far in advance should I purchase train tickets to Birmingham from Lancaster for the best deals?

In general, we recommend booking tickets for trains in advance to score the best deals from all possible train companies offering this journey and save money. If you book train tickets to Birmingham from Lancaster within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average £46 one way. To find the best prices for this journey, consider booking your train ticket from Lancaster to Birmingham a few months in advance.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Lancaster
Birmingham
The major railway station for departures from Lancaster is Lancaster. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Lancaster for your trip to Birmingham from Lancaster.