Swindon to Birmingham train

Cheap train tickets from Swindon to Birmingham

Showing times and prices for 18 Aug

Cheapest

£59

Average

£60

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.

Cheapest
10:23Swindon2h27 12:50Birmingham New Street
1 change
£591One-way
Cheapest
09:40Swindon2h10 11:50Birmingham New Street
2 changes
£591One-way
Cheapest
10:49Swindon3h00 13:49Birmingham New Street
1 change
£591One-way
09:30Swindon2h20 11:50Birmingham New Street
1 change
£621One-way

Train schedule Swindon to Birmingham

Showing trains for tomorrow, Thursday, 18 August
09:30Swindon2h20 11:50Birmingham New Street
1 change
09:40Swindon2h10 11:50Birmingham New Street
2 changes
10:23Swindon2h27 12:50Birmingham New Street
1 change
10:49Swindon3h00 13:49Birmingham New Street
1 change

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Fastest train times from Swindon to Birmingham

Showing times and prices for 18 Aug

Fastest Journey

2 h 10 m

Average

2 h 29 m

Trains per day

4

Distance

103 km

It's difficult to get from Swindon to Birmingham without changing at least once.

Fastest
09:40Swindon2h10 11:50Birmingham New Street
2 changes
£591One-way
09:30Swindon2h20 11:50Birmingham New Street
1 change
£621One-way
10:23Swindon2h27 12:50Birmingham New Street
1 change
£591One-way
10:49Swindon3h00 13:49Birmingham New Street
1 change
£591One-way

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Overview: Train from Swindon to Birmingham

distanceDistance64 miles
durationAverage train duration2 h 1 min
priceAverage train ticket price£55 (€62)
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain providersGreat Western Railway, Cross Country or First Great Western Service

Trains from Swindon to Birmingham cover the 64 miles long route taking on average 2 h 1 min with our travel partners like Great Western Railway, Cross Country or First Great Western Service. There are direct train services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this route for as low as £46, but the average price of train tickets is £55. Travellers depart most frequently from Swindon and arrive in Birmingham New Street.

Train companies: CrossCountry and Great Western Rail trains Swindon to Birmingham

Find the best trains to Birmingham from Swindon with Omio's travel partners CrossCountry and Great Western Rail from £46. We can find you the best deals, timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the best trip.

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Great Western Rail tickets from Swindon to Birmingham are available online on Omio. We help you compare and book your perfect journey with Great Western Rail from Swindon to Birmingham all in one place. If you’re specifically looking for the cheapest, fastest or earliest train, you can find all the current Great Western Rail train timetables and train tickets available on Omio for the 64 miles (103 km) journey. You can also see relevant travel information for the Great Western Rail 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 Swindon to Birmingham routes as well as the cheapest ticket prices available, and buy the best Great Western Rail Swindon to Birmingham train ticket that fits your needs. If you purchase tickets in the Omio app, you can quickly see if the Great Western Rail 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 Great Western Rail!

Swindon to Birmingham train information with Great Western Rail:

  • Average Duration: 2 h 16 min
  • Great Western Rail frequency: 45 a day

CrossCountry is a fast speed train company in the United Kingdom and for your next train to Birmingham from Swindon you can choose between Standard Class and First Class tickets on Omio.

Omio helps you find the perfect Swindon - Birmingham train with CrossCountry. Whether you are searching for the fastest, earliest or cheapest train from Swindon to Birmingham, Omio shows you CrossCountry current train timetables, tickets, prices and other travel information (such as baggage allowance and amenities onboard) to help you find the best train ticket for your upcoming Swindon to Birmingham journey. You can expect to travel around 64 miles (103 km) from Swindon to Birmingham on a train with CrossCountry. Once you are ready, buy your one-way CrossCountry tickets to Birmingham from Swindon starting as low as £56 if you book in advance. If you use the Omio app to book your ticket, you can check straight away to see if it's a mobile ticket so that you can go paperless when travelling by train instead of purchasing tickets at the train station in person. So, book your tickets with ease and comfort online and enjoy a smooth journey with CrossCountry!

  • Average Price: £56

Travel Tips: Trains from Swindon 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 Swindon to Birmingham.
FAQs
Looking to save money on your route? Omio customers have found the cheapest train to Birmingham from Swindon for the next 7 days starting from £46  one way.
If you’re looking to purchase tickets for this journey in the next 7 days, you’ll find that Swindon to Birmingham train prices are on average £55  one way.
You should expect to travel around 64 miles  between Swindon and Birmingham by train.
The train time to Birmingham from Swindon is on average 2 h 1 min  for the 64 miles long journey, but the time it takes to go from Swindon to Birmingham by train can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and holidays.

There are a few train stations in Swindon to start your route from including Swindon, Swindon, Bus Station and Swindon. 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 Swindon   and arrive in Birmingham New Street.

The most popular departure train station with passengers for this trip, called Swindon, is located 1.1 miles (1.7 km) from the city centre of Swindon.

The most popular arrival train station, Birmingham New Street, is located 1.5 miles (2.4 km) away from the city centre of Birmingham.

Take the Swindon to Birmingham train with Great Western Railway, Cross Country or First Great Western Service. However, it's always good to check out all possible train providers for the route between Swindon and Birmingham as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
The first Swindon to Birmingham train departs at 05: 19   and the last train from Swindon to Birmingham leaves at 21: 03. Check out the most up-to-date Swindon to Birmingham train timetable on Omio and find the best time to travel to your destination.
You can find a train between Swindon and Birmingham to cost on average £55 one way if you book within the next 7 days. But we recommend buying train tickets in advance to score the best deals and save money on your trip. You’ll see tickets for the Swindon to Birmingham train generally on sale a few months before the planned travel date.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Swindon
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Swindon is the most popular Swindon 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 Swindon for your journey to Birmingham.
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Location for Rail Replacement Services: Drop off Station Approach / Pick Up Front of the station (Small Ops both drop/pick up on Station Approach)

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