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 London Euston to Birmingham New Street will cost around £ 50 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 25.
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1 h 23 m
1 h 59 m
Trains per day
Of the 6 trains that leave London Euston for Birmingham New Street every day 4 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
These direct trains cover the 160 km distance in an average of 1 h 59 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 1 h 23 m .
The slowest trains will take 2 h 25 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.
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