|Distance||75 miles (121 km)|
|Average train duration||2 h 23 min|
|Average train ticket price||£38 (€43)|
|Train frequency||22 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there are 22 direct trains a day|
|Train companies||Avanti West Coast, East Midlands Trains or Cross Country|
Trains from Luton to Birmingham cover the 75 miles (121 km) long route taking on average 2 h 23 min with our travel partners like Avanti West Coast, East Midlands Trains or Cross Country. Normally, there are 22 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this route for as low as £38, but the average price of train tickets is £38. Travellers depart most frequently from Luton and arrive in Birmingham New Street.
CrossCountry trains will get you from Luton to Birmingham from £38. With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best train times and tickets for your trip.
CrossCountry is a fast speed train company in the United Kingdom and for your next train to Birmingham from Luton you can choose between Standard Class and First Class tickets on Omio.
Are you making plans to travel between Luton and Birmingham? Why not take a train with CrossCountry? Omio can show you current CrossCountry train times, tickets, travel information (such as luggage policy and amenities offered onboard) and prices so you can find the best deals on Luton to Birmingham trains all in one place. On the CrossCountry train, you can expect to travel 75 miles (121 km) to Birmingham from Luton. If you use the Omio app to search for trains from Luton to Birmingham, you can quickly see if the CrossCountry ticket is a mobile ticket, making it easy for you to go paperless when taking a train. Once you have found your perfect one-way CrossCountry train between Luton and Birmingham, book your cheap train tickets online on Omio or in the Omio app quickly and easily so you can spend the rest of your time enjoying your upcoming trip!
Train information from Luton to Birmingham with CrossCountry:
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There are no direct trains from Luton to Birmingham, but it is possible to make the journey with only one change. These connections begin just after 6:00 a.m. with an East Midlands Trains departure from Luton, connecting with a CrossCountry service at Leicester. Journey times are a little over 2 hours, with the final connection around 21:30 p.m. Most daytime journeys require a change in London, using Thameslink services to St. Pancras and Virgin trains departures from London Euston to Birmingham.
Departure Station: Luton railway station is located around five minutes walk north of the town centre, opposite the bus interchange on Station Road. Taxis are available immediately outside the station entrance.
Arrival Station: Trains from Luton to Birmingham arrive at Birmingham New Street Station in the city centre. Public transport options include city buses stopping nearby on Hill Street and Smallbrook Queensway, and the new Midland Metro tram connection. Taxis are available on Navigation Street near the Victoria Square exit.
London City and Heathrow are, respectively, 11km east and 22km west of the city. Gatwick lies 47 km south of central London and Stansted is 48km northeast. London City has the Docklands Light Railway station, which is connected to the overground train line and the underground, via the Jubilee Line. Heathrow can be accessed via the Piccadilly line on the London Underground. The Heathrow Connect and Heathrow Express trains run from Paddington to the airport, but the Express is considerably more expensive. The N9 night bus operates when the trains stop. Trains from London Bridge and Victoria run frequently to Gatwick Airport, as does a Thameslink train from Blackfriars. Trains from Liverpool Street run every fifteen minutes during the day to Stansted. National Express coaches stop at Gatwick, Heathrow and Stansted.
Birmingham is the most populated city outside of London. Once at the forefront of the Industrial Revolution, in more recent years it has gained an international reputation for it's cultural offerings. Many famous English bands originated from the area. Passengers arrive at Birmingham Airport, 10.2 km southeast of the city. Black cabs are available 24 hours a day outside the arrivals terminal. The Sky Rail runs to Birmingham International train station between 5.15 a.m. and 2.00 a.m., and from there it is a 10-15 minute journey to New Street station in central Birmingham. The 900 Airport Link bus runs to the city centre every twenty minutes throughout the day, and every thirty minutes on evenings and Saturdays.
When taking the train from Luton to Birmingham, you can choose to depart from train stations like Luton, Luton Airport Parkway and London Luton Airport. Your journey can end in train stations such as Birmingham New Street and Birmingham Moor Street.
Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from Luton and arrive in Birmingham New Street.
Passengers booking this trip most frequently board their trains from Luton and need to travel around 0.2 miles (381 m) from the city centre to get to this train station.
Passengers arriving in Birmingham most often arrive at Birmingham New Street and need to travel around 0.2 miles (399 m) from this train station to the city centre.
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