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Cheap train tickets from Liverpool Lime Street (LIV) to Birmingham New Street (BHM)

Showing times and prices for 26 Apr

Cheapest

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

Cheapest
West Midlands Railway
13:331h45
Liverpool Lime Street (LIV)
15:18Birmingham New Street (BHM)
£211One-way
0 changes
Cheapest
West Midlands Railway
12:331h47
Liverpool Lime Street (LIV)
14:20Birmingham New Street (BHM)
£211One-way
0 changes
Avanti West Coast
12:432h23
Liverpool Lime Street (LIV)
15:06Birmingham New Street (BHM)
£401One-way
1 change
Avanti West Coast
13:431h50
Liverpool Lime Street (LIV)
15:33Birmingham New Street (BHM)
£401One-way
2 changes
Avanti West Coast
13:432h23
Liverpool Lime Street (LIV)
16:06Birmingham New Street (BHM)
£401One-way
1 change

Train timetableLiverpool Lime Street (LIV) to Birmingham New Street (BHM)

Showing trains for tomorrow, Friday, 26 April
West Midlands Railway
12:331h47
Liverpool Lime Street (LIV)
14:20Birmingham New Street (BHM)
0 changes
Avanti West Coast
12:432h23
Liverpool Lime Street (LIV)
15:06Birmingham New Street (BHM)
1 change
Avanti West Coast
12:431h50
Liverpool Lime Street (LIV)
14:33Birmingham New Street (BHM)
2 changes
West Midlands Railway
13:331h45
Liverpool Lime Street (LIV)
15:18Birmingham New Street (BHM)
0 changes
Avanti West Coast
13:431h50
Liverpool Lime Street (LIV)
15:33Birmingham New Street (BHM)
2 changes
Avanti West Coast
13:432h23
Liverpool Lime Street (LIV)
16:06Birmingham New Street (BHM)
1 change

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Train times from Liverpool Lime Street (LIV) to Birmingham New Street (BHM)

Showing times and prices for 26 Apr

Fastest Journey

1 h 45 m

Average

1 h 59 m

Trains per day

6

Distance

126 km

Of the 6 trains that leave Liverpool Lime Street (LIV) for Birmingham New Street (BHM) every day 2 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Fastest
West Midlands Railway
13:331h45
Liverpool Lime Street (LIV)
15:18Birmingham New Street (BHM)
£211One-way
0 changes
West Midlands Railway
12:331h47
Liverpool Lime Street (LIV)
14:20Birmingham New Street (BHM)
£211One-way
0 changes
Avanti West Coast
13:431h50
Liverpool Lime Street (LIV)
15:33Birmingham New Street (BHM)
£401One-way
2 changes
Avanti West Coast
12:431h50
Liverpool Lime Street (LIV)
14:33Birmingham New Street (BHM)
£401One-way
2 changes
Avanti West Coast
12:432h23
Liverpool Lime Street (LIV)
15:06Birmingham New Street (BHM)
£401One-way
1 change

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Overview: Train from Liverpool Lime Street (LIV) to Birmingham New Street (BHM)

distanceDistance78 miles
durationAverage train duration1 h 40 min
priceAverage train ticket price£29 (€33)
frequencyTrain frequency10 a day
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain companiesWest Midland Trains, Virgin Trains, CrossCountry or Transport for Wales

Trains from Liverpool Lime Street (LIV) to Birmingham New Street (BHM) cover the 78 miles long route taking on average 1 h 40 min with our travel partners like West Midland Trains, Virgin Trains, CrossCountry or Transport for Wales. Normally, there are 10 trains operating per day. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this trip for as low as £11, but the average price of train tickets is £29. Travellers depart most frequently from Liverpool Lime Street and arrive in Birmingham New Street.

Train providers: West Midland Trains, Virgin Trains and CrossCountry trains Liverpool Lime Street (LIV) to Birmingham New Street (BHM)

Travel between Liverpool Lime Street (LIV) and Birmingham New Street (BHM) from £15 with Omio’s train partners West Midland Trains, Virgin Trains and CrossCountry! You can find the best timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the most affordable trip for you.

West Midlands Trains is a train operator based in the United Kingdom, providing services across the West Midlands region. It operates a variety of train types, including the Class 350 Desiro, Class 323 Electrostar, Class 170 Turbostar, and Class 172 Turbostar. These trains offer a range of onboard facilities, such as free Wi-Fi, power sockets, and air conditioning. Passengers can purchase a range of tickets, including single, return, and season tickets. The most popular routes operated by West Midlands Trains include Birmingham to London Euston, Birmingham to Wolverhampton, and Birmingham to Coventry.

Liverpool Lime Street (LIV) to Birmingham New Street (BHM) train information with West Midland Trains:

  • Average Duration: 1 h 47 min
  • Cheapest Price: £15

FAQs: Liverpool Lime Street (LIV) to Birmingham New Street (BHM) train

FAQs: Travel by train from Liverpool Lime Street (LIV) 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 Liverpool Lime Street (LIV) to Birmingham New Street (BHM).
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from Liverpool Lime Street (LIV) to Birmingham New Street (BHM) can start from as little as £11 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Liverpool Lime Street (LIV) to Birmingham New Street (BHM) is £29; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
On average the Liverpool Lime Street (LIV) to Birmingham New Street (BHM) train time is 1 h 40 min   covering the 78 mile long trip, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Liverpool Lime Street (LIV) to Birmingham New Street (BHM) leaves at 06: 43. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Liverpool Lime Street (LIV) to Birmingham New Street (BHM) leaves at 21: 33.
There are 10 trains a day from Liverpool Lime Street (LIV) to Birmingham New Street (BHM) which require at least one change with West Midland Trains, Virgin Trains, CrossCountry or Transport for Wales. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer trains.
Take the Liverpool Lime Street (LIV) to Birmingham New Street (BHM) train with West Midland Trains, Virgin Trains, CrossCountry or Transport for Wales. However, it's always good to check out all possible train providers for the route to Birmingham New Street (BHM) from Liverpool Lime Street (LIV) as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 21: 33.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Liverpool Lime Street, which is located around 0.4 miles (731 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.

The cheapest month for a train from Liverpool Lime Street (LIV) to Birmingham New Street (BHM) is February.
You have options as you can travel between Liverpool Lime Street (LIV) and Birmingham New Street (BHM) 2 different ways: train or coach.

Trains departing from Liverpool Lime Street

Distance from Liverpool Lime Street to city center
Distance from Liverpool Lime Street to city center
0.4 miles (731 m)
Ticket Office Hours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Sat: 05: 00 - 23: 38 | Sun: 07: 15 - 23: 05
How to get to this station?
How to get to this station?
Suburban train lines: Wirral Line (green)
Bus lines: 9, 10, 61, 82, 79, 86C, 500
Train lines: Northern, West Midlands, TransPennine Express, East Midlands, Avanti West Coast, Transport for Wales, London Northwestern
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Rail replacement services depart at the Bus stop on Skelhorne Street, near the Tesco Express. L3 5GA.
Nearest Airport
Nearest Airport
Liverpool John Lennon Airport
8 miles
How to get to nearest airport?
How to get to nearest airport?
The airport can be reached by public transit from the station in about 40 minutes using the AirLink 500 shuttle bus service.
Amenities at station
Wifi
Wifi
Free public Wi-Fi available.
ATM
ATM
Located near Platform 7.
Taxi
Taxi
Taxi: The station taxi rank is located at Skelhorne Street side of the station. There are two customer help points located for passengers requiring assistance. | Accessible taxis: Accessible taxis at Liverpool Lime Street station can be provided at the taxi rank. If you require a private accessible taxi please locate a member of the station staff and they will provide you with a local taxi firm company number.
Lockers
Lockers
The Excess Baggage Co. Lockers and staffed luggage storage counter are located in the main concourse near the escalators across from Platform 6. Open daily 08: 00 to 21: 00.
Shopping
Shopping
Type of shops available: Various retail establishments including Photo Booths to purchase items whilst in the station
Dining
Dining
Caffè Nero | Costa Coffee | Upper Crust | Starbucks | JD Wetherspoon
Car Rentals
Car Rentals
Enterprise | Dollar | Hertz | Alamo | Green Motion | Avis
Information Desk
Information Desk
Located in the main concourse.
Accessibility
Accessibility
Full wheelchair access throughout the station, with help points at the Skelhorne Street entrance and at customer information desk in the main concourse.

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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