How to get from Barnsley to Birmingham

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Travel Information between Barnsley and Birmingham

distanceDistance76 miles
modeAvailable travel modesCoach, flight, ferry or train
priceTicket price range£12 - £67
cheapestCheapest modeCoach • £12 • 1 h 45 min
fastestFastest modeCoach • £12 • 1 h 45 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus or Cross Country

Take a coach, flight, ferry or train to travel 76 miles to Birmingham from Barnsley. If speed is a priority, then a coach is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 45 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a coach is the best option with prices starting as low as £12. The most popular travel providers which serve this trip are Flixbus or Cross Country among others. Travellers can even take a direct from Barnsley to Birmingham.

Travel Tips: Travel from Barnsley to Birmingham

Travel 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 Barnsley to Birmingham.

There are 4 travel options from Barnsley to Birmingham: coach, flight, ferry or train.

The cheapest way from Barnsley to Birmingham is by taking a coach. You can find average ticket prices around £12 compared to other travel options to Birmingham:

A coach is about £55 less than a train, which costs on average £67 for this journey.

The quickest way to travel from Barnsley to Birmingham is by coach, which takes on average 1 h 45 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, getting to Birmingham by train can take on average 1 h 46 min.

The distance between Barnsley and Birmingham is around 76 miles.

The average frequency per day from Barnsley to Birmingham is:

  • 2 coaches a day.
  • 23 trains per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your journey to Birmingham from Barnsley as scheduled services by coach, flight, ferry or train can vary by season or day of the week.

These are the most popular departure and arrival points for travellers from Barnsley to Birmingham:

  • Coaches mostly depart from Barnsley, Interchange and arrive in Birmingham, Coach Station.
  • Trains from Barnsley to Birmingham most often leave from Barnsley and arrive in Birmingham New Street.

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Barnsley to Birmingham, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:

  • Flixbus can take you to Birmingham by coach. If searching for a good deal on coaches, you can find tickets for Flixbus from Barnsley to Birmingham for £12.
  • Travel with Cross Country to go to Birmingham by train. For a good deal on tickets, you can find Cross Country Barnsley to Birmingham tickets on Omio for £67.
Omio customers who travel from Barnsley to Birmingham often also extend their holiday to go to London, Manchester or Glasgow. Omio can help you plan your trip by finding the best connections between Birmingham and these popular destinations at a great price.

Before travelling from Barnsley to Birmingham, it’s good to know what ticket you can purchase and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

  • The price of a coach ticket is £12 one way on average for this trip.
  • The price of a train ticket for this route is on average £67 one way.

But we recommend booking Barnsley to Birmingham tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.

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