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.
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1 h 49 m
2 h 16 m
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Of the 6 trains that leave York for Birmingham every day 6 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
|Distance||107 miles (172 km)|
|Average train duration||2 h 20 min|
|Average train ticket price||£51 (€57)|
|Train frequency||19 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there are 19 direct trains a day|
|Train companies||Cross Country, Northern Rail or TransPennine Express Service|
Trains from York to Birmingham cover the 107 miles (172 km) long route taking on average 2 h 20 min with our travel partners like Cross Country, Northern Rail or TransPennine Express Service. Normally, there are 19 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around £51, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £30. Travellers depart most frequently from York and arrive in Birmingham New Street.
Buy your official CrossCountry, Northern Rail (3) and First TransPennine Express 3 train tickets to Birmingham from York from £30 with Omio. Find train times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies to compare and book the most affordable route.
Northern Trains is one of many publicly owned train providers in the United Kingdom. Headquartered in York, Northern operates local and regional trains across the entire north of England connecting regions of the North East, North West, East Midlands, Staffordshire, Yorkshire and the Humber coast line. Advance, Off-Peak and Anytime Day tickets can be purchased for Northern train journeys to Birmingham from York. There is only one class option on Northern trains: Standard.
Northern Rail (3) from York to Birmingham train information:
Enjoy a smooth and easy trip between York and Birmingham with First TransPennine Express 3! As an official travel partner of First TransPennine Express 3, Omio can help you search current train timetables from First TransPennine Express 3, compare the best routes from York to Birmingham as well as the class fares available for this route (including information on luggage policy and amenities provided onboard), and buy the most affordable First TransPennine Express 3 York to Birmingham train ticket available today. If you search for First TransPennine Express 3 tickets in the Omio app, you can also see if they are mobile tickets so that you can travel paperless rather than needing to wait in a queue at the train station in person to purchase tickets. Once you find your ideal route, book your one-way train from York to Birmingham on Omio or in the Omio app in just a few simple steps. You can then sit back and enjoy the 107 miles (172 km) journey between York and Birmingham with ease and comfort on a train with First TransPennine Express 3.
York to Birmingham train information with First TransPennine Express 3:
CrossCountry is a fast speed train company in the United Kingdom and for your next train to Birmingham from York you can choose between Standard Class and First Class tickets on Omio.
Omio helps you compare and book the perfect train with CrossCountry to Birmingham from York for a smooth and relaxing journey. Check the latest CrossCountry train timetables for the ideal departure and arrival times, take a look at the travel information for the York to Birmingham train with CrossCountry (such as baggage allowance and amenities offered onboard), compare the best connections for your York - Birmingham trip and then book a cheap train ticket with ease. The distance from York to Birmingham by train is 107 miles (172 km). You can book tickets for this CrossCountry train for as low as £30 one-way if you book in advance. When you search for CrossCountry tickets from York to Birmingham in the Omio app, you can also check whether they are mobile tickets quickly and easily. If they are mobile tickets, then you can go paperless when taking a train. Book that perfect CrossCountry York - Birmingham train ticket online and enjoy your trip!
Train information from York to Birmingham with CrossCountry:
Trains from York to Birmingham are provided by CrossCountry. Most services run directly, with a journey time of around 2 hours. Some overnight and early morning services may have one change, at either Leeds or Manchester Piccadilly, and these services generally take up to 4 hours. The first direct service of the day leaves York around 6:00 a.m., after which trains run regularly every 15 minutes to 1 hour until the evening when the last direct service leaves before 9:00 p.m. Trains from York to Birmingham depart from York Station on Station Row, and arrive at Birmingham's New Street Station on Station Street, close to The Bullring.
Omio customers book a train from York to Birmingham New Street most frequently for this route.
The most popular departure train station with passengers for this journey, called York, is located 0.5 miles (790 m) from the city centre of York.
The most popular arrival train station, Birmingham New Street, is located 1.5 miles (2.4 km) away from the city centre of Birmingham.
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