How to get from Birmingham to Dover

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Travel Information from Birmingham to Dover

distanceDistance165 miles
modeAvailable travel modesCoach, flight, ferry or train
priceTicket price range£1 - £69
fastestFastest modeTrain • £69 • 3 h
carriersPopular travel companiesNational Express or Chiltern Railways

Take a coach, flight, ferry or train to travel 165 miles from Birmingham to Dover. The most popular travel providers which serve this route are National Express or Chiltern Railways among others. Travellers can even take a direct from Birmingham to Dover.

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You can travel to Dover from Birmingham 4 different ways: coach, flight, ferry or train.

The cheapest way from Birmingham to Dover is by taking a flight. You can find average ticket prices around £1 compared to other travel options to Dover:

A flight is about £21 less than a coach, which costs on average £22 for this route.

A flight journey is usually £68 less than a journey to Dover by train, which costs on average £69 for the same trip.

The fastest way to get to Dover from Birmingham is by train with an average travel time of 3 h.

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

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The distance from Birmingham to Dover is approximately 165 miles.

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

  • Coaches mostly leave from Birmingham, Coach Station and tend to arrive in Dover, Foot Passenger Terminal.
  • Trains most often depart from Birmingham at Birmingham New Street and arrive in Dover at Dover Priory.

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

  • National Express can get you to Dover by coach. You can find a good deal for coach tickets with National Express from Birmingham to Dover for £22 on Omio.
  • Chiltern Railways can take you to Dover by train. If searching for a good deal on trains, you can find tickets for Chiltern Railways from Birmingham to Dover for £69.
Many of our customers travelling from Birmingham to Dover don't make Dover their final stop. Some of the destinations worth visiting after are London, Calais or Paris, either of which you could add to your Birmingham and Dover trip itinerary. Check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel from Dover to any of these top destinations today!

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

  • The price of a coach ticket is £22 one way on average for this route.
  • The price of a plane ticket for this trip is £1 one way on average.
  • The price of a train ticket is £69 one way on average for this journey.

But we recommend booking Birmingham to Dover 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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