London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Birmingham New Street (BHM) train

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Cheap train tickets from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Birmingham New Street (BHM)

Showing times and prices for 22 May

Cheapest

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

Avanti West Coast
19:162h40
London Gatwick Airport (LGW)
21:56Birmingham New Street (BHM)
£461One-way
0 changes
Southern
08:223h26
London Gatwick Airport (LGW)
11:48Birmingham New Street (BHM)
£611One-way
0 changes
Avanti West Coast
13:022h46
London Gatwick Airport (LGW)
15:48Birmingham New Street (BHM)
£641One-way
0 changes

Train timetableLondon Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Birmingham New Street (BHM)

Showing trains for tomorrow, Wednesday, 22 May
Southern
08:223h26
London Gatwick Airport (LGW)
11:48Birmingham New Street (BHM)
0 changes
Avanti West Coast
19:162h40
London Gatwick Airport (LGW)
21:56Birmingham New Street (BHM)
0 changes
Avanti West Coast
13:022h46
London Gatwick Airport (LGW)
15:48Birmingham New Street (BHM)
0 changes

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Train times from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Birmingham New Street (BHM)

Showing times and prices for 22 May

Fastest Journey

2 h 40 m

Average

2 h 57 m

Trains per day

3

Distance

188 km

Of the 3 trains that leave London Gatwick Airport (LGW) for Birmingham New Street (BHM) every day 3 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Avanti West Coast
19:162h40
London Gatwick Airport (LGW)
21:56Birmingham New Street (BHM)
£461One-way
0 changes
Avanti West Coast
13:022h46
London Gatwick Airport (LGW)
15:48Birmingham New Street (BHM)
£641One-way
0 changes
Southern
08:223h26
London Gatwick Airport (LGW)
11:48Birmingham New Street (BHM)
£611One-way
0 changes

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Overview: Train from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Birmingham New Street (BHM)

distanceDistance117 miles
durationAverage train duration2 h 30 min
priceAverage train ticket price£59 (€66)
frequencyTrain frequency16 a day
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain companiesVirgin Trains, CrossCountry, Chiltern Railways, Southern, West Midlands Trains, Great Western Rail or Thameslink

Trains from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Birmingham New Street (BHM) cover the 117 miles long journey taking on average 2 h 30 min with our travel partners like Virgin Trains, CrossCountry, Chiltern Railways, Southern, West Midlands Trains, Great Western Rail or Thameslink. Normally, there are 16 trains operating per day. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this route for as low as £31, but the average price of train tickets is £59.

Train companies: Virgin Trains, CrossCountry and Chiltern Railways trains London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Birmingham New Street (BHM)

For as little as £51 you can travel by train to Birmingham New Street (BHM) from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) with Virgin Trains, CrossCountry and Chiltern Railways. Omio will show you the best deals, timetables and tickets available for this route.

Great Western Railway is a train operating company in the United Kingdom. It operates services from London Paddington to the West of England, South Wales and the Cotswolds. It also operates services from London Paddington to Oxford, Reading and Bristol. It offers a range of ticket types, including Advance, Anytime, Off-Peak and Super Off-Peak tickets. Onboard facilities include free Wi-Fi, power sockets, air conditioning and catering services. The most popular routes for Great Western Railway are London Paddington to Bristol, Reading and Oxford.

    FAQs: London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Birmingham New Street (BHM) train

    FAQs: Travel by train from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) 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 London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Birmingham New Street (BHM).
    FAQs
    Cheap train tickets from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Birmingham New Street (BHM) can start from as little as £31 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Birmingham New Street (BHM) is £59; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
    The train time between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) and Birmingham New Street (BHM) is on average 2 h 30 min   for the 117 mile long journey, but the time it takes to go from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Birmingham New Street (BHM) by train can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
    The first train from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Birmingham New Street (BHM) leaves at 06: 01. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
    The last train from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Birmingham New Street (BHM) leaves at 20: 56.
    There are 16 trains a day from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Birmingham New Street (BHM) which require at least one change with Virgin Trains, CrossCountry, Chiltern Railways, Southern, West Midlands Trains, Great Western Rail or Thameslink. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer trains.
    Take the London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Birmingham New Street (BHM) train with Virgin Trains, CrossCountry, Chiltern Railways, Southern, West Midlands Trains, Great Western Rail or Thameslink. However, it's always good to check out all possible train companies for the journey between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) and Birmingham New Street (BHM) as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
    No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 20: 56.
    A trip to Birmingham New Street (BHM) from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is worth doing but not as a day trip with a journey time of 2 h 30 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
    The cheapest month for a train from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Birmingham New Street (BHM) is October.
    You have options as you can travel between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) and Birmingham New Street (BHM) 2 different ways: train or coach.

    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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