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

Showing times and prices for 21 Apr

Cheapest

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

Avanti West Coast
08:416h07
London Gatwick Airport (LGW)
14:48Birmingham
£391One-way
0 changes
Avanti West Coast
08:595h49
London Gatwick Airport (LGW)
14:48Birmingham
£621One-way
0 changes
Avanti West Coast
08:253h22
London Gatwick Airport (LGW)
11:47Birmingham
£621One-way
0 changes
West Midlands Railway
18:294h05
London Gatwick Airport (LGW)
22:34Birmingham
£621One-way
0 changes
West Midlands Railway
08:274h36
London Gatwick Airport (LGW)
13:03Birmingham
£651One-way
0 changes

Train timetableLondon Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Birmingham

Showing trains for tomorrow, Sunday, 21 April
Avanti West Coast
08:416h07
London Gatwick Airport (LGW)
14:48Birmingham
0 changes
Avanti West Coast
08:253h22
London Gatwick Airport (LGW)
11:47Birmingham
0 changes
West Midlands Railway
18:294h05
London Gatwick Airport (LGW)
22:34Birmingham
0 changes
Avanti West Coast
08:595h49
London Gatwick Airport (LGW)
14:48Birmingham
0 changes
Avanti West Coast
22:003h22
London Gatwick Airport (LGW)
01:22Birmingham
0 changes

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Train times from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Birmingham

Showing times and prices for 21 Apr

Fastest Journey

3 h 22 m

Average

4 h 39 m

Trains per day

7

Distance

189 km

Of the 7 trains that leave London Gatwick Airport (LGW) for Birmingham every day 7 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Avanti West Coast
08:253h22
London Gatwick Airport (LGW)
11:47Birmingham
£621One-way
0 changes
Avanti West Coast
22:003h22
London Gatwick Airport (LGW)
01:22Birmingham
£671One-way
0 changes
West Midlands Railway
18:294h05
London Gatwick Airport (LGW)
22:34Birmingham
£621One-way
0 changes
West Midlands Railway
08:274h36
London Gatwick Airport (LGW)
13:03Birmingham
£651One-way
0 changes
Avanti West Coast
09:405h16
London Gatwick Airport (LGW)
14:56Birmingham
£651One-way
0 changes

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

distanceDistance117 miles
durationAverage train duration2 h 25 min
priceAverage train ticket price£64 (€71)
frequencyTrain frequency16 a day
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain providersVirgin Trains, CrossCountry, Chiltern Railways, Great Western Rail, West Midland Trains or Thameslink

Trains from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Birmingham cover the 117 miles long journey taking on average 2 h 25 min with our travel partners like Virgin Trains, CrossCountry, Chiltern Railways, Great Western Rail, West Midland Trains or Thameslink. Normally, there are 16 trains operating per day. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this journey for as low as £32, but the average price of train tickets is £64.

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

Find the best trains to Birmingham from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) with Omio's travel partners Virgin Trains, CrossCountry and Chiltern Railways from £41. We can find you the best deals, timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the best trip.

Chiltern Railways is a train company based in the United Kingdom with trains between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) and Birmingham. It operates services from London Marylebone to Birmingham Snow Hill, Oxford, Banbury, Aylesbury, High Wycombe, and Stratford-upon-Avon. It also runs services from Birmingham Moor Street to Stratford-upon-Avon. Chiltern Railways offers a range of train types, including InterCity 125, Class 165 and Class 168 trains. These trains are equipped with comfortable seating, air conditioning, power sockets, and free Wi-Fi. The company offers a variety of ticket types, including Advance, Anytime, Off-Peak, and Super Off-Peak tickets. Onboard facilities include a café bar, a shop, and a quiet coach. The most popular routes for Chiltern Railways are London Marylebone to Birmingham Snow Hill, Oxford, and High Wycombe.

Chiltern Railways from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Birmingham train information:

  • Average Duration: 3 h 32 min
  • Cheapest Price: £63

FAQs: London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Birmingham train

FAQs: Travel by train from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) 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 London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Birmingham.
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Birmingham can start from as little as £32 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Birmingham is £64; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
On average the London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Birmingham train time is 2 h 25 min   covering the 117 mile long journey, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first train from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Birmingham leaves at 04: 41. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Birmingham leaves at 22: 00.
There are 16 trains a day from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Birmingham which require at least one change with Virgin Trains, CrossCountry, Chiltern Railways, Great Western Rail, West Midland Trains or Thameslink. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer trains.
For the route from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Birmingham you can take a train with Virgin Trains, CrossCountry, Chiltern Railways, Great Western Rail, West Midland Trains or Thameslink. Be sure to check out all possible train companies that offer services between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) and Birmingham on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 22: 00.
The cheapest month for a train from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Birmingham is October.
You have options as you can travel between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) and Birmingham 2 different ways: train or coach.

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