Walsall to Birmingham train

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Cheap train tickets from Walsall to Birmingham

Showing times and prices for 25 May

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The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Walsall to Birmingham is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid travelling at rush hour.

West Midlands Railway
19:200h22
Walsall
19:42Birmingham
£31One-way
0 changes
West Midlands Railway
14:200h22
Walsall
14:42Birmingham
£51One-way
0 changes
West Midlands Railway
06:500h22
Walsall
07:12Birmingham
£51One-way
0 changes
West Midlands Railway
08:200h22
Walsall
08:42Birmingham
£51One-way
0 changes
West Midlands Railway
08:070h27
Walsall
08:34Birmingham
£51One-way
0 changes

Train timetableWalsall to Birmingham

Showing trains for tomorrow, Saturday, 25 May
West Midlands Railway
08:200h22
Walsall
08:42Birmingham
0 changes
West Midlands Railway
19:200h22
Walsall
19:42Birmingham
0 changes
West Midlands Railway
06:500h22
Walsall
07:12Birmingham
0 changes
West Midlands Railway
14:200h22
Walsall
14:42Birmingham
0 changes
West Midlands Railway
08:070h27
Walsall
08:34Birmingham
0 changes

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Train times from Walsall to Birmingham

Showing times and prices for 25 May

Fastest Journey

22 m

Average

23 m

Trains per day

5

Distance

13 km

Of the 5 trains that leave Walsall for Birmingham every day 5 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

West Midlands Railway
08:200h22
Walsall
08:42Birmingham
£51One-way
0 changes
West Midlands Railway
19:200h22
Walsall
19:42Birmingham
£31One-way
0 changes
West Midlands Railway
06:500h22
Walsall
07:12Birmingham
£51One-way
0 changes
West Midlands Railway
14:200h22
Walsall
14:42Birmingham
£51One-way
0 changes
West Midlands Railway
08:070h27
Walsall
08:34Birmingham
£51One-way
0 changes

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Overview: Train from Walsall to Birmingham

distanceDistance7 miles
durationAverage train duration20 min
priceAverage train ticket price£4 (€5)
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain companiesWest Midlands Trains

Trains from Walsall to Birmingham cover the 7 miles long journey taking on average 20 min with our travel partners like West Midlands Trains. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this route for as low as £2, but the average price of train tickets is £4. Travellers depart most frequently from Walsall and arrive in Birmingham New Street.

Trains from Walsall to Birmingham

Trains from Walsall to Birmingham are daily with frequent departures, and an average of 35 journeys a day Monday to Saturday, and up to 14 journeys on Sundays. The average travel time from Walsall to Birmingham, via Bloxwich North, is from 26min to 37min. Travel time from Walsall to Walsall to Bloxwich North Station takes an average of nine minutes by the West Midlands Train, or 17min to 20min by Bus 31 or X51 Platinum. If you choose to drive, the travel time can be from 12min to 15min, depending on traffic.

Walsall to Birmingham Train Time: Daily Departures

Trains from Walsall to Birmingham via Bloxwich North depart daily with frequent trains running throughout the week. On weekdays there’s an average of 35 journeys a day, 12 in the morning, 12 in the afternoon, and 11 in the evening. These have an average of 27min to 37min, with the first and last trains departing at around 6:25 a.m. and 11:19 p.m. Saturdays also have an average of 35 journeys a day, with 12 trains in the morning, 12 in the afternoon, and 11 in the evening. The average journey time on Saturdays is from 26min to 34min, with the first and last trains departing at around 6:22 a.m. and 11:21 p.m. Sunday trains have an average of 14 journeys a day, with two journeys in the morning, six in the afternoon, and six in the evening. These journeys have an average duration of 26min to 34min, with the first and last trains departing at around 10:02 a.m. and 11:10 p.m.

How long is the journey by train from Walsall to Birmingham?

Trains to Birmingham from Walsall via Bloxwich North generally takes an average duration of 26min to 37min, not including the travel time from Walsall to Bloxwich North. You can access Bloxwich North from Walsall via train, bus, and car. The average train duration from Walsall to Bloxwich North takes around nine minutes and departs every 40min. The bus takes an average travel time of 17min to 20min. If you travel via car, the journey can take from 12min to 15min. Overall including both journeys, the travel time from Walsall to Birmingham can take from 35min to 56min. Trains from Bloxwich North to Birmingham are a high-speed direct service.

Birmingham Tram Street. Source: Shutterstock

What is/are the departure and arrival stations for trains from Walsall to Birmingham?

Departure train station: Bloxwich North Railway Station is around 3.3 miles (5.3 km) from the Walsall city centre. You can access Bloxwich North from Walsall via train, bus, or car. You can travel from Walsall Train Station to Bloxwich North Station along the West Midlands Train line with an average duration of around nine minutes. There are two buses available for Walsall city centre, bus 31 from stop Mossley, and bus X51 Platinum stop Cannock Town Centre. These journeys take an average travel time of 17min to 20min. The average drive from Walsall city centre to Bloxwich North can take from 12min to 15min depending on traffic. Bloxwich North Railway Station provides facilities such as a ticket machine, a car park, seated areas, payphones, a bus stop, and a taxi rank. The station has accessible amenities such as step-free access, induction loops, and customer help points.

Arrival train station: Birmingham New Street Railway Station is centrally located in the heart of Birmingham, around 0.3 miles (0.5 km) from the city centre. It’s locally accessible by bus stops Hill Street and Smallbrook Queensway, metro tram at Grand Central tram stop, and taxi from outside of the station. The station has amenities such as a car park, bicycle storage, a ticket office, ticket machines, CCTV, a cash point, a first-class lounge, a payphone, postal services, Wi-Fi, and refreshments. There are toilets and baby changing facilities on-site. Accessible amenities include an accessible ticket machine, an induction loop, step-free access, and wheelchairs available on-site.

Which train companies travel from Walsall to Birmingham?

When travelling from Walsall to Birmingham, one company provides trains along this route, West Midlands Railway. Journeys with West Midlands Railway to Birmingham from Walsall are very frequent, with an average of around 35 journeys a day Monday to Saturday, with an exception of around 14 journeys on Sundays. Trains along this route are a direct service, with high-speed trains. For more information on West Midlands Railway visit the Omio website page West Midlands Railway.

West Midlands Railway trains from Walsall to Birmingham

West Midlands Railway provides frequent journeys from Walsall to Birmingham, with an average of 35 trains a day, 12 trains in the morning, 12 in the afternoon, and 11 in the evening, Monday to Saturday. Sundays have an average of 14 journeys, two in the morning, six in the afternoon, and six in the evening. All of these high-speed trains are a direct service, with an average duration of 26min to 37min, every day of the week.

Train Walsall to Birmingham: Services on Board

Trains with West Midlands Railway along this route offer two classes, Standard and first-class, with one fare type, Anytime Day Single. This fare is flexible and entails travel at any time on the chosen date of travel. With this company, you’re permitted to bring three items of luggage without specific dimensions or weight restrictions. You’re also able to bring your pet, folding bikes at any time, and full-sized bikes outside of the peak hours 7:00 a.m. to 9:59 a.m. and between 4:00 p.m. and 6:59 p.m. Wheelchairs and scooters are welcome on board.

How to find cheap train tickets from Walsall to Birmingham?

There are a few different ways to obtain affordable prices from Walsall to Birmingham when looking for inexpensive tickets. Planning and booking your trip ahead of time is a terrific method to save money on big-ticket items. When compared to tickets for a later date, you can typically get tickets at a lower price if you look ahead of time.

A flexible schedule is another method to save money on your trip. This entails pursuing cheaper dates and times, such as weekdays, early in the morning, or late at night. Additionally, using a train with connections or a slow train could save money. Other cost-effective options include taking a slower train or connecting trains. These are just a few ways to find economical solutions to big priced tickets. For more travel tips with Omio, please visit the online Omio magazine.

Birmingham Westmidland Building street. Source: Shutterstock

To Birmingham by train—travel tips

Birmingham is the second biggest city in Britain, located in the West Midlands. Birmingham hosts the largest Veteran’s Day in Britain and is recognised as the founding city for the day. The city is also well known for its many canals, and industrial industry, which were a byproduct of its canals. It’s the only city in the world where you can find all of the ingredients needed to make iron; iron ore, limestone, and coal.

It’s also the city of heavy metal, home to musicians such as Black Sabbath, Judas Priest, and the lead singer of Led Zeppelin. The city hosts over 50 music festivals every year. Birmingham is brimming with independent music venues, duelling piano bars, charming pubs, and contemporary street art. The most interesting neighbourhoods include Brindleyplace and the canal quarter, home to unique restaurants, bars, the Ikon Gallery, and the National Sealife Centre.

If you head to the Jewellery Quarter, you’ll find plenty of nightclubs, exhibitions, and the largest cluster of jewellery stores and businesses in Europe. Also in this neighbourhood is the Museum of the Jewellery Quarter, the Pen Museum, and the Newman Brothers Coffin Works. For contemporary art be sure to visit the Birmingham Museum and Art Gallery. There are many walking tours highlighting Birmingham’s history, including the Peaky Blinders tour of Birmingham’s Victorian gang.

If you wish for a break from the industrial urban landscape, head to the Moseley Bog, on the fringes of the city. This luscious site was the inspiration for the Lord of the Rings’ region of The Shire. For more travel information to Birmingham look here.

FAQs: Walsall to Birmingham train

FAQs: Travel by train from Walsall 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 Walsall to Birmingham.
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Cheap train tickets from Walsall to Birmingham can start from as little as £2 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Walsall to Birmingham is £4; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
On average the Walsall to Birmingham train time is 20 min   covering the 7 mile long trip, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Walsall to Birmingham leaves at 05: 02. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Walsall to Birmingham leaves at 23: 07.
When taking a train from Walsall to Birmingham, you can count on West Midlands Trains for the best way to get you to Birmingham. You can also check all possible train providers who offer a service from Walsall to Birmingham and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.
No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 23: 07.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Walsall, which is located around 1.1 miles (1.8 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.

A day trip to Birmingham from Walsall is worth doing with a journey time of 20 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
The cheapest month for a train from Walsall to Birmingham is January.
It's helpful to compare your options as there are 2 ways to travel from Walsall to Birmingham including taking a train or coach.

Important Stations and Airports in Walsall and Birmingham

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Walsall is the most popular Walsall 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 Walsall for your journey to Birmingham.
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Location for Rail Replacement Services: In the event of engineering the bus/coach will collect from: Station Street - Outside entrance to Platform 1

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