St Albans to Birmingham train

Cheap train tickets from St Albans to Birmingham

Showing times and prices for 03 Jul

Cheapest

£26

Average

£31

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.

West Midlands Railway
08:15St Albans3h29 11:44Birmingham
0 changes
£261One-way
Avanti West Coast
08:45St Albans3h00 11:45Birmingham
0 changes
£361One-way

Train schedule St Albans to Birmingham

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West Midlands Railway
08:15St Albans3h29 11:44Birmingham
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Avanti West Coast
08:45St Albans3h00 11:45Birmingham
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Fastest train times from St Albans to Birmingham

Showing times and prices for 03 Jul

Fastest Journey

3 h

Average

3 h 14 m

Trains per day

2

Distance

134 km

Of the 2 trains that leave St Albans 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
08:45St Albans3h00 11:45Birmingham
0 changes
£361One-way
West Midlands Railway
08:15St Albans3h29 11:44Birmingham
0 changes
£261One-way

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Overview: Train from St Albans to Birmingham

distanceDistance83 miles (134 km)
durationAverage train duration1 h 33 min
priceAverage train ticket price£34 (€38)
frequencyTrain frequency16 a day
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain companiesChiltern Railways or London Midland

Trains from St Albans to Birmingham cover the 83 miles (134 km) long journey taking on average 1 h 33 min with our travel partners like Chiltern Railways or London Midland. Normally, there are 16 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around £34, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £19. Travellers depart most frequently from St Albans and arrive in Birmingham New Street.

Train providers: Chiltern Railways trains St Albans to Birmingham

For as little as £19 you can travel by train to Birmingham from St Albans with Chiltern Railways. Omio will show you the best deals, timetables and tickets available for this journey.

Chiltern Railways

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 to Birmingham from St Albans: Duo, Anytime, Season, Super Off Peak, Off Peak and Advance.

Are you making plans to travel between St Albans and Birmingham? Why not take a train with Chiltern Railways? Omio can show you current Chiltern Railways train times, tickets, travel information (such as luggage policy and amenities offered onboard) and prices so you can find the best deals on St Albans to Birmingham trains all in one place. On the Chiltern Railways train, you can expect to travel 83 miles (134 km) to Birmingham from St Albans. If you use the Omio app to search for trains between St Albans and Birmingham, you can quickly see if the Chiltern Railways 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 Chiltern Railways train from St Albans to 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!

    Travel Tips: Trains from St Albans 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 St Albans to Birmingham.
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    Looking to save money on your journey? Omio customers have found the cheapest train between St Albans and Birmingham for the next 7 days starting from £19  one way.
    If you’re looking to buy tickets for this trip in the next 7 days, you’ll find that St Albans to Birmingham train prices are on average £34  one way.
    You should expect to travel around 83 miles (134 km)  to Birmingham from St Albans by train.
    While the time it takes to travel 83 miles (134 km) to Birmingham from St Albans can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and bank holidays, the train duration from St Albans to Birmingham is on average 1 h 33 min.

    There are a few train stations in St Albans to start your journey from including St Albans and St Albans Abbey. In Birmingham you have a few train station options to choose from for your arrival including Birmingham New Street, Birmingham Moor Street and Birmingham International.

    Omio customers travelling this route depart most frequently from St Albans   and arrive in Birmingham New Street.

    Passengers booking this journey most frequently board their trains from St Albans and need to travel around 0.3 miles (461 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 1.5 miles (2.4 km) from this train station to the city centre.

    If you're looking for trains from St Albans to Birmingham, you can rely on Chiltern Railways or London Midland to get you to Birmingham. It's also good to check out all possible train companies for the St Albans to Birmingham journey to see if there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
    On average, there are 16 trains a day from St Albans to Birmingham. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
    If you prefer early morning trains from St Albans to Birmingham, the first train leaves at 05: 11. If you prefer late night trains from St Albans to Birmingham, the last train of the day leaves at 12: 32. Omio shows you the latest train from St Albans to Birmingham times to help you book the best departure time for this route.
    The price of a one way train ticket from St Albans to Birmingham is on average £34 if you purchase within the next 7 days. But we recommend booking tickets before your planned travel date to find the best prices for trains from all possible train companies offering this journey. In general, you can find train tickets to Birmingham from St Albans available a few months in advance.

    Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

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    St Albans is the most popular St Albans railway station for Omio travellers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in St Albans for your journey to Birmingham.
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    Public transport options for St Albans Abbey
    Location for Rail Replacement Services: Towards Watford - Public Service bus stop A/Rail Replacement bus stop on A5183 on Holywell Hill near to the station entrance car park. Towards St Albans - Public Service bus stop B/Rail Replacement bus stop on A5183 on Holywell Hill.

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