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from Bath to Birmingham

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Travel Information to Birmingham from Bath

distanceDistance78 miles (126 km)
modeAvailable travel modesCoach or train
priceTicket price range£42 - £71
cheapestCheapest modeCoach • £42 • 2 h
fastestFastest modeCoach • £42 • 2 h
carriersPopular travel companiesNational Express or Cross Country

Take a coach or train to travel 78 miles (126 km) between Bath and Birmingham. If speed is a priority, then a coach is the best option with an average duration of 2 h; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a coach is the best option with prices starting as low as £42. The most popular travel providers which serve this route are National Express or Cross Country among others. Travellers can even take a direct from Bath to Birmingham.

Buses from Newcastle upon Tyne to York: Journey Details

There are three bus services that run between these cities on weekdays. The first buses from Newcastle upon Tyne to York depart at 8:30 am, and the last service leaves at 2:00 pm. Both these services run direct, with a journey time of around two and a half hours. There is one other service that leaves Newcastle upon Tyne at 10:30 am; this service has one change and has a journey time of four and a half hours. These services run throughout the week and weekend and are provided by National Express.

Taking the Bus from Newcastle upon Tyne

The coach station in Newcastle upon Tyne is located on Churchill St, off St James Boulevard, in the centre of the city. It is located just a few minutes walk from Newcastle train station, and is open 24 hours a day. Taxi ranks can be found outside the station, and buses run to the station throughout the day and evening. Westmorland Rd-Clayton St West is another bus stop that is 2 minutes walk from the coach station.

Getting into York by Bus

York is a beautiful city, and is one of the most popular tourist destinations in the country. It is famous for its cathedral - the tallest in western Europe- as well as its Roman and Viking history. National Express coaches from Newcastle upon Tyne arrive outside York train station. From the station it is a 5-10 minute walk to the city centre. Buses to the city centre run from outside the station, departing from early in the morning to late in the evening. There is a taxi rank outside the station that continues to serve the station throughout the night.

Travel Tips: Travel from Bath 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 Bath to Birmingham.

How do I travel between Bath and Birmingham?

There are 2 travel options from Bath to Birmingham: coach or train.

What is the cheapest way to travel between Bath and Birmingham?

Coach services offer the cheapest way to get from Bath to Birmingham. Tickets for a coach cost on average £42.

This is compared to other travel options to Birmingham:

A coach is £29 less than a train for this journey with tickets for a train from Bath to Birmingham costing on average £71.

What is the fastest way from Bath to Birmingham?

The fastest way to get to Birmingham from Bath is by coach with an average travel time of 2 h.

There are alternative travel options to Birmingham that can usually take longer:

In comparison, travelling by train can take you on average 2 h.

How far is Birmingham from Bath?

You should expect to travel around 78 miles (126 km) from Bath to Birmingham.

How many scheduled departures are there a day from Bath to Birmingham?

The average frequency per day from Bath to Birmingham is:

  • Around 12 trains per day.

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

Where do I depart from Bath? Where do I arrive in Birmingham?

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

  • Coaches from Bath to Birmingham most often leave from Bath and arrive in Birmingham, Coach Station.
  • Trains mostly leave from Bath Spa and tend to arrive in Birmingham New Street.

Who can get me from Bath to Birmingham?

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

  • National Express can get you to Birmingham by coach. You can find a good deal for coach tickets with National Express from Bath to Birmingham for £42 on Omio.
  • Travel with Cross Country to go to Birmingham by train. For a good deal on tickets, you can find Cross Country Bath to Birmingham tickets on Omio for £71.

Where else should I travel to after my journey to Birmingham from Bath ends?

Omio customers who travel from Bath 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.

How early should I buy Bath to Birmingham tickets online to score the best deals?

Before travelling from Bath 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 £42 one way on average for this journey.
  • The price of a train ticket is £71 one way on average for this trip.

But we recommend booking Bath 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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