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Cheap train tickets from Manchester Victoria (MCV) to Birmingham New Street (BHM)

Showing times and prices for 27 May

Cheapest

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

Cross Country
10:031h30
Manchester Victoria (MCV)
11:33Birmingham New Street (BHM)
£231One-way
0 changes
Cross Country
18:402h16
Manchester Victoria (MCV)
20:56Birmingham New Street (BHM)
£501One-way
0 changes

Train timetableManchester Victoria (MCV) to Birmingham New Street (BHM)

Showing trains for tomorrow, Monday, 27 May
Cross Country
18:402h16
Manchester Victoria (MCV)
20:56Birmingham New Street (BHM)
0 changes
Cross Country
10:031h30
Manchester Victoria (MCV)
11:33Birmingham New Street (BHM)
0 changes

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Train times from Manchester Victoria (MCV) to Birmingham New Street (BHM)

Showing times and prices for 27 May

Fastest Journey

1 h 30 m

Average

1 h 53 m

Trains per day

2

Distance

115 km

Of the 2 trains that leave Manchester Victoria (MCV) for Birmingham New Street (BHM) every day 2 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Cross Country
10:031h30
Manchester Victoria (MCV)
11:33Birmingham New Street (BHM)
£231One-way
0 changes
Cross Country
18:402h16
Manchester Victoria (MCV)
20:56Birmingham New Street (BHM)
£501One-way
0 changes

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Overview: Train from Manchester Victoria (MCV) to Birmingham New Street (BHM)

distanceDistance71 miles
durationAverage train duration1 h 30 min
priceAverage train ticket price£35 (€39)
frequencyTrain frequency20 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 10 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersCrossCountry, Virgin Trains or Northern Rail (3)

Trains from Manchester Victoria (MCV) to Birmingham New Street (BHM) cover the 71 miles long trip taking on average 1 h 30 min with our travel partners like CrossCountry, Virgin Trains or Northern Rail (3). Normally, there are 20 trains operating per day. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this trip for as low as £17, but the average price of train tickets is £35. Travellers depart most frequently from Manchester Victoria and arrive in Birmingham New Street.

Train providers: Virgin Trains, CrossCountry and Northern Rail (3) trains Manchester Victoria (MCV) to Birmingham New Street (BHM)

You can travel by train from Manchester Victoria (MCV) to Birmingham New Street (BHM) with Virgin Trains, CrossCountry and Northern Rail (3) for as low as £32. When you search for timetables and tickets, Omio will show you the best journey.

Cross Country trains are a UK-based train operator that provides services across the country including trains to Birmingham New Street (BHM) from Manchester Victoria (MCV). They offer a range of services, from express services to local services, and have a variety of ticket types to suit different needs. Their express services, such as the CrossCountry Voyager and CrossCountry XC Trains, offer a fast and comfortable journey, with onboard facilities such as free Wi-Fi, power sockets, and a selection of snacks and drinks. Their local services, such as the CrossCountry Regional and CrossCountry Regional Express, provide a more leisurely journey, with stops at smaller stations along the way. They also offer a range of ticket types, such as Advance, Anytime, and Off-Peak tickets, to suit different budgets and travel needs. The most popular routes for Cross Country trains include London to Birmingham, Manchester to Edinburgh, and Bristol to Reading.

Train information from Manchester Victoria (MCV) to Birmingham New Street (BHM) with CrossCountry:

  • Average Duration: 1 h 30 min
  • Cheapest Price: £131
  • CrossCountry frequency: 9 a day

FAQs: Manchester Victoria (MCV) to Birmingham New Street (BHM) train

FAQs: Travel by train from Manchester Victoria (MCV) 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 Manchester Victoria (MCV) to Birmingham New Street (BHM).
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from Manchester Victoria (MCV) to Birmingham New Street (BHM) can start from as little as £17 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Manchester Victoria (MCV) to Birmingham New Street (BHM) is £35; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
On average the Manchester Victoria (MCV) to Birmingham New Street (BHM) train time is 1 h 30 min   covering the 71 mile long trip, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Manchester Victoria (MCV) to Birmingham New Street (BHM) leaves at 09: 40. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Manchester Victoria (MCV) to Birmingham New Street (BHM) leaves at 18: 40.
There are 20 trains a day from Manchester Victoria (MCV) to Birmingham New Street (BHM) which require at least one change with CrossCountry, Virgin Trains or Northern Rail (3). Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer trains.
Take the Manchester Victoria (MCV) to Birmingham New Street (BHM) train with CrossCountry, Virgin Trains or Northern Rail (3). However, it's always good to check out all possible train companies for the trip between Manchester Victoria (MCV) 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 18: 40.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Manchester Victoria, which is located around 1.1 miles (1.7 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Birmingham New Street, located 1.7 miles (2.7 km) away from the city centre.

The cheapest month for a train from Manchester Victoria (MCV) to Birmingham New Street (BHM) is February.
It's helpful to compare your options as there are 2 ways to travel between Manchester Victoria (MCV) and Birmingham New Street (BHM) including taking a train or coach.

Trains departing from Manchester Victoria

Distance from Manchester Victoria to city center
Distance from Manchester Victoria to city center
1.1 miles (1.7 km)
How to get to this station?
How to get to this station?
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Pick up point is on Station Approach (M3 1WY) directly outside the station main entrance, outside the M & S shop.
Amenities at station
Dining
Dining
Car Rentals
Car Rentals
Salford Van Hire | Salford Car Hire
Accessibility
Accessibility
Staff help available: Yes | Step free access coverage: Yes | Step free access note: Category A station, Scooter Friendly Station - Step free access around the whole station via use of lifts between platforms 3-6, connection with Manchester Metrolink using ramps | Accessible ticket machines: There are accessible ticket machines at this station | Accessible ticket machines note: Accepts Cash & Cards Located near the ticket office. | Accessible toilets: Yes | Ramp for train access: Yes | Wheelchairs available: Yes | Wheelchairs available open hours: As per ticket office opening hours | Impaired mobility set down / pick up points available: No

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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