|Distance||100 miles (162 km)|
|Average train duration||1 h 26 min|
|Average train ticket price||£32 (€36)|
|Train frequency||25 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there are 25 direct trains a day|
|Train providers||West Midlands Railway, Avanti West Coast or Chiltern Railways|
Trains from London to Birmingham cover the 100 miles (162 km) long trip taking on average 1 h 26 min with our travel partners like West Midlands Railway, Avanti West Coast or Chiltern Railways. Normally, there are 25 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around £32, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £18. Travellers depart most frequently from London Victoria and arrive in Birmingham New Street.
Find the best trains between London and Birmingham with Omio's travel partners Chiltern Railways from £18. We can find you the best deals, timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the best journey.
Chiltern Railways is a regional train company in the United Kingdom which is owned by Arriva Trains and has operated since 1996. Check the different ticket types for your next train from London to Birmingham: Duo, Anytime, Season, Super Off Peak, Off Peak and Advance.
If you’re looking for a smooth and easy train between London and Birmingham, check Omio for Chiltern Railways trains offering this route. Whether you are looking for the fastest, earliest or cheapest train to take for this 100 miles (162 km) journey from London to Birmingham, Omio makes it easier than ever to find Chiltern Railways trains at affordable prices, and you can also quickly book train tickets online. Check the current Chiltern Railways train timetables for your ideal departure and arrival times, compare the best route between London and Birmingham as well as relevant ticket information (such as luggage policy and amenities offered onboard), and book your Chiltern Railways train on Omio. If you search for trains from London to Birmingham in the Omio app, you can quickly see if the Chiltern Railways tickets are mobile tickets, making it convenient for you to go paperless when travelling. With prices for Chiltern Railways trains between London and Birmingham starting at £57, buy your official Chiltern Railways tickets with Omio online quickly and easily!
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London and Birmingham are the UK’s largest cities in terms of population, and train travel offers an important link for many passengers looking to travel between the two major cities. See below for more in-depth information on how to get to and from the station, how to get to Birmingham International airport and how often trains depart from London to Birmingham.
London to Birmingham trains have a journey time of between 1h22 to 2h17 and depart throughout the day. Late trains from London to Birmingham operated by London Midland which depart after midnight are also available. These night trains take approximately 5½ hours journey time and require a long change at Northampton or Milton Keynes.
The first trains from London to Birmingham departs from London Euston train station at 5:27 a.m. while the last train leaves London at 11:30 p.m. There are also two London to Birmingham night trains which depart London Euston at 12:34 p.m. and 1:34 p.m. and take at least 5h27m to arrive at Birmingham New Street train station.
Departure Information: Most London to Birmingham trains depart from London's Euston train station. Later trains, operated by Chiltern Railways, depart from London's Marylebone train station. Both London stations are on the London Underground network with London Euston being on both the Northern Line and Victoria Line, and London Marylebone being on the Bakerloo line. Both stations are on the 205 and 30 bus routes.
Arrival Information: Most services arrive into Birmingham's New Street train station, later trains operated by Chiltern Railways arrive into Birmingham's Moor Street train station, which is just 600m away from Birmingham New Street Station. Many local buses, trams and taxis are available from the Birmingham New Street, allowing you to continue your journey.
Virgin Trains and London Midland provide a direct service from London Euston train station to Birmingham Airport. The earliest train from London to Birmingham Airport is at 5:34 a.m. The last train serving this route leaves at 1:34 a.m and arrives at Birmingham Airport at 6:45 a.m. The journey time for trains from London to Birmingham airport are approximately 1 hour and 10 minutes.
When departing from London, you have various train station options to start your route from including London Victoria, London Euston and London Kings Cross. When arriving in Birmingham, you can end your journey in train stations like Birmingham New Street and Birmingham Moor Street.
Omio customers book a train from London Victoria to Birmingham New Street most frequently for this route.
You can find the most popular departure train station for this trip, London Victoria, located approximately 1 mile (s) / 1 km from the city centre of London. The most popular arrival train station in Birmingham, called Birmingham New Street, is located around 0 mile (s) / 0 km away from its city centre.
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