Watford Junction to Birmingham New Street train

Cheap train tickets from Watford Junction to Birmingham New Street

Showing times and prices for 07 Jul

Cheapest

£18

Average

£22

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
13:04Watford Junction2h01 15:05Birmingham New Street
0 changes
£181One-way
West Midlands Railway
19:57Watford Junction2h35 22:32Birmingham New Street
0 changes
£191One-way
West Midlands Railway
16:43Watford Junction2h22 19:05Birmingham New Street
0 changes
£201One-way
West Midlands Railway
09:04Watford Junction2h01 11:05Birmingham New Street
0 changes
£251One-way
Avanti West Coast
22:38Watford Junction2h08 00:46Birmingham New Street
0 changes
£281One-way

Train schedule Watford Junction to Birmingham New Street

Showing trains for tomorrow, Thursday, 7 July
West Midlands Railway
09:04Watford Junction2h01 11:05Birmingham New Street
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West Midlands Railway
13:04Watford Junction2h01 15:05Birmingham New Street
0 changes
West Midlands Railway
16:43Watford Junction2h22 19:05Birmingham New Street
0 changes
West Midlands Railway
19:57Watford Junction2h35 22:32Birmingham New Street
0 changes
Avanti West Coast
22:38Watford Junction2h08 00:46Birmingham New Street
0 changes

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Fastest train times from Watford Junction to Birmingham New Street

Showing times and prices for 07 Jul

Fastest Journey

2 h 1 m

Average

2 h 13 m

Trains per day

5

Distance

137 km

Of the 5 trains that leave Watford Junction for Birmingham New Street 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
09:04Watford Junction2h01 11:05Birmingham New Street
0 changes
£251One-way
West Midlands Railway
13:04Watford Junction2h01 15:05Birmingham New Street
0 changes
£181One-way
Avanti West Coast
22:38Watford Junction2h08 00:46Birmingham New Street
0 changes
£281One-way
West Midlands Railway
16:43Watford Junction2h22 19:05Birmingham New Street
0 changes
£201One-way
West Midlands Railway
19:57Watford Junction2h35 22:32Birmingham New Street
0 changes
£191One-way

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Overview: Train from Watford Junction to Birmingham New Street

distanceDistance85 miles (137 km)
durationAverage train duration1 h 27 min
priceAverage train ticket price£15 (€17)
frequencyTrain frequency49 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 28 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersWest Midlands Railway, Avanti West Coast or London Midland

Trains from Watford Junction to Birmingham New Street cover the 85 miles (137 km) long route taking on average 1 h 27 min with our travel partners like West Midlands Railway, Avanti West Coast or London Midland. Normally, there are 49 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this journey for as low as £15, but the average price of train tickets is £15. Travellers depart most frequently from Watford Junction and arrive in Birmingham New Street.

Travel Tips: Trains from Watford Junction to Birmingham New Street

Travel by train to Birmingham New Street 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 Watford Junction to Birmingham New Street.
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Omio customers have found cheap train tickets to Birmingham New Street from Watford Junction for as low as £15  for the next 7 days.
In the next 7 days you’ll find that the average cost of a train ticket from Watford Junction to Birmingham New Street is £15  one way.
When travelling this route you should expect the distance from Watford Junction to Birmingham New Street via train to be approximately 85 miles (137 km).
The train time to Birmingham New Street from Watford Junction is on average 1 h 27 min  for the 85 miles (137 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go from Watford Junction to Birmingham New Street by train can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and holidays.

Omio customers travelling this route book their trains from Watford Junction   to Birmingham New Street.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Watford Junction, which is located around 0.8 miles (1.3 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Birmingham New Street, located 1.5 miles (2.4 km) away from the city centre.

For the journey from Watford Junction to Birmingham New Street you can take a train with West Midlands Railway, Avanti West Coast or London Midland. Be sure to check out all possible train providers that offer services between Watford Junction and Birmingham New Street on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
The average number of trains departing Watford Junction for Birmingham New Street is 49 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
You can take the first train from Watford Junction to Birmingham New Street at 07: 04   or take the last train from Watford Junction to Birmingham New Street leaving at 22: 38. Look for the latest Watford Junction Birmingham New Street train schedule on Omio and book the best time to take the train for this journey.
If you buy Watford Junction to Birmingham New Street train tickets within the next 7 days, you can find one way tickets to cost on average £15. However, booking in advance gives you access to the best prices for trains from Watford Junction to Birmingham New Street. Look out for train tickets for this route to go on sale a few months before your planned departure date to find the best deals.

Trains departing from Watford Junction

Distance from Watford Junction to city center
Distance from Watford Junction to city center
0.8 miles (1.3 km)
How to get to this station?
How to get to this station?
Location for Rail Replacement Services: In the event of engineering the bus/coach will collect from bay 1 of the bus station at the side of the railway station.
Amenities at station
Taxi
Taxi
Accessible taxis: Accessible taxis are available
Information Desk
Information Desk
Information available from staff: Yes - from help point, Yes - from ticket office | Helpline Contact: 0800 0248 997 | Passenger Information Systems: Departure screens, Announcements
Accessibility
Accessibility
Staff help available: Yes | Step free access coverage: Yes | Accessible car park equipment: Wheelchair users may require assistance using car park equipment at this station | Accessible public telephones: Public telephones are accessible on platform 6 | Accessible taxis: Accessible taxis are available | Accessible ticket machines: There are accessible ticket machines at this station | Accessible ticket machines note: Ticket Vending Machines are located in the Booking Hall. | Accessible toilets: Yes | Ramp for train access: Yes | Wheelchairs available: Yes | Impaired mobility set down / pick up points available: Yes

Trains arriving to Birmingham New Street

Distance from Birmingham New Street to city center
Distance from Birmingham New Street to city center
1.5 miles (2.4 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 (15 km)
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.
Parking
Parking
Opening Hours: 24/7 Parking space: 34 Parking Pricing: £2. 00 per 40 minutes | £12. 00 per 4 hours
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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