Rainhill station (RNH) to Birmingham New Street (BHM) train

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Compare prices and tickets Rainhill station (RNH) to Birmingham New Street (BHM) by train

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Overview: Train from Rainhill station (RNH) to Birmingham New Street (BHM)

distanceDistance74 miles
durationAverage train duration2 h 15 min
priceAverage train ticket price£92 (€104)
frequencyTrain frequency16 a day
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain companiesCrossCountry or Northern Rail (3)

Trains from Rainhill station (RNH) to Birmingham New Street (BHM) cover the 74 miles long journey taking on average 2 h 15 min with our travel partners like CrossCountry or Northern Rail (3). Normally, there are 16 trains operating per day. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this route for as low as £42, but the average price of train tickets is £92. Travellers depart most frequently from Rainhill and arrive in Birmingham New Street.

Train providers: CrossCountry and Northern Rail (3) trains Rainhill station (RNH) to Birmingham New Street (BHM)

You can travel by train between Rainhill station (RNH) and Birmingham New Street (BHM) with CrossCountry and Northern Rail (3) for as low as £41. When you search for timetables and tickets, Omio will show you the best route.

Northern Rail is a train company based in the United Kingdom operating trains to Birmingham New Street (BHM) from Rainhill station (RNH). It operates a wide range of services, from express trains to local services, and offers a variety of ticket types. Express trains are the fastest services, with journey times of up to two hours. Local services are slower, but offer more stops and a more relaxed atmosphere. Northern Rail also offers a range of ticket types, including single, return, and season tickets. Onboard facilities include comfortable seating, free Wi-Fi, and a range of refreshments. The most popular routes for Northern Rail are between major cities such as Manchester, Liverpool, and Leeds.

Rainhill station (RNH) to Birmingham New Street (BHM) train information with Northern Rail (3):

  • Average Duration: 2 h 15 min
  • Cheapest Price: £41
  • Northern Rail (3) frequency: 16 a day

FAQs: Rainhill station (RNH) to Birmingham New Street (BHM) train

FAQs: Travel by train from Rainhill station (RNH) 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 Rainhill station (RNH) to Birmingham New Street (BHM).
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Cheap train tickets from Rainhill station (RNH) to Birmingham New Street (BHM) can start from as little as £42 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Rainhill station (RNH) to Birmingham New Street (BHM) is £92; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
On average the Rainhill station (RNH) to Birmingham New Street (BHM) train time is 2 h 15 min   covering the 74 mile long route, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Rainhill station (RNH) to Birmingham New Street (BHM) leaves at 05: 59. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Rainhill station (RNH) to Birmingham New Street (BHM) leaves at 23: 23.
There are 16 trains a day from Rainhill station (RNH) to Birmingham New Street (BHM) which require at least one change with CrossCountry or Northern Rail (3). Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer trains.
For the journey from Rainhill station (RNH) to Birmingham New Street (BHM) you can take a train with CrossCountry or Northern Rail (3). Be sure to check out all possible train providers that offer services to Birmingham New Street (BHM) from Rainhill station (RNH) on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 23: 23.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Rainhill, which is located around 0.5 miles (785 m) 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.

A trip to Birmingham New Street (BHM) from Rainhill station (RNH) is worth doing but not as a day trip with a journey time of 2 h 15 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
Yes, you can take a train between Rainhill station (RNH) and Birmingham New Street (BHM).

Trains departing from Rainhill

Distance from Rainhill to city center
Distance from Rainhill to city center
0.5 miles (785 m)
How to get to this station?
How to get to this station?
Onward travel information: Busline 0871 200 2233
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Pick Up / Drop Off at the bus stop outside the station entrance.
Amenities at station
Dining
Dining
Accessibility
Accessibility
Staff help available: Yes | Step free access coverage: Yes | Accessible ticket machines: There are accessible ticket machines at this station | Ramp for train access: Yes | Wheelchairs available: No | 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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