Southend-on-Sea to Birmingham train

Cheap train tickets from Southend-on-Sea to Birmingham

Showing times and prices for 18 Aug

Cheapest

£46

Average

£53

The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

Avanti West Coast
09:06Southend-on-Sea3h17 12:23Birmingham
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£461One-way
Chiltern Railways
07:29Southend-on-Sea4h05 11:34Birmingham
0 changes
£601One-way

Train schedule Southend-on-Sea to Birmingham

Showing trains for tomorrow, Thursday, 18 August
Chiltern Railways
07:29Southend-on-Sea4h05 11:34Birmingham
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Avanti West Coast
09:06Southend-on-Sea3h17 12:23Birmingham
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Fastest train times from Southend-on-Sea to Birmingham

Showing times and prices for 18 Aug

Fastest Journey

3 h 17 m

Average

3 h 41 m

Trains per day

2

Distance

207 km

Of the 2 trains that leave Southend-on-Sea for Birmingham every day 2 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Avanti West Coast
09:06Southend-on-Sea3h17 12:23Birmingham
0 changes
£461One-way
Chiltern Railways
07:29Southend-on-Sea4h05 11:34Birmingham
0 changes
£601One-way

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Overview: Train from Southend-on-Sea to Birmingham

distanceDistance128 miles
durationAverage train duration3 h 42 min
priceAverage train ticket price£53 (€60)
frequencyTrain frequency38 a day
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain providersChiltern Railways or Greater Anglia

Trains from Southend-on-Sea to Birmingham cover the 128 miles long journey taking on average 3 h 42 min with our travel partners like Chiltern Railways or Greater Anglia. Normally, there are 38 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around £53, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £53.

Train companies: Abellio Greater Anglia and Chiltern Railways trains Southend-on-Sea to Birmingham

Abellio Greater Anglia and Chiltern Railways trains will get you between Southend-on-Sea and Birmingham from £53. With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best train times and tickets for your trip.

Chiltern Railways
Abellio Greater Anglia

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 between Southend-on-Sea and Birmingham: Duo, Anytime, Season, Super Off Peak, Off Peak and Advance.

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    Abellio Greater Anglia tickets to Birmingham from Southend-on-Sea are available online on Omio. We help you compare and book your perfect trip with Abellio Greater Anglia to Birmingham from Southend-on-Sea all in one place. If you’re specifically looking for the cheapest, fastest or earliest train, you can find all the current Abellio Greater Anglia train timetables and train tickets available on Omio for the 128 miles (207 km) journey. You can also see relevant travel information for the Abellio Greater Anglia train, such as luggage policy and amenities onboard depending on the class fare. Search for your ideal departure and arrival times for this train, compare the fastest Southend-on-Sea to Birmingham routes as well as the cheapest ticket prices available, and buy the best Abellio Greater Anglia Southend-on-Sea to Birmingham train ticket that fits your needs. If you purchase tickets in the Omio app, you can quickly see if the Abellio Greater Anglia train ticket is available as a mobile ticket, which makes it easy for you to travel paperless. You’ll then be ready to embark on your smooth and relaxing journey to Birmingham with Abellio Greater Anglia!

    Southend-on-Sea to Birmingham train information with Abellio Greater Anglia:

    • Average Duration: 3 h 15 min
    • Abellio Greater Anglia frequency: 37 a day

    Travel Tips: Trains from Southend-on-Sea to Birmingham

    Travel by train 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 Southend-on-Sea to Birmingham.
    FAQs
    You can find a cheap train from Southend-on-Sea to Birmingham for some dates and times for as low as £53  one way in the next 7 days.
    If you’re looking to purchase your train tickets in the next week, you can expect the Southend-on-Sea to Birmingham train price to come in at an average of £53  one way.
    The train distance from Southend-on-Sea to Birmingham is around 128 miles.
    The Southend-on-Sea to Birmingham train duration is on average 3 h 42 min, which is to be expected when travelling 128 miles from Southend-on-Sea to Birmingham. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and bank holidays.
    For the best Southend-on-Sea to Birmingham train to buy, you can travel safely and comfortably with Chiltern Railways or Greater Anglia. However, it's always good to check all possible train providers with services between Southend-on-Sea and Birmingham to compare what amenities they may offer.
    The average number of trains departing Southend-on-Sea for Birmingham is 38 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
    The first train from Southend-on-Sea to Birmingham leaves at 07: 09   and the last train for this leaves at 16: 36. Omio shows you the latest train from Southend-on-Sea to Birmingham timetable to help you book the best departure time for this trip.
    In general, we recommend booking tickets for trains in advance to score the best deals from all possible train companies offering this route and save money. If you buy train tickets to Birmingham from Southend-on-Sea within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average £53 one way. To find the best prices for this journey, consider booking your train ticket from Southend-on-Sea to Birmingham a few months in advance.

    Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

    Southend-on-Sea
    Birmingham
    The major railway station for departures from Southend-on-Sea is. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at for your trip from Southend-on-Sea to Birmingham.

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