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from Birmingham to London

You can get from Birmingham to London by train, bus or flight.

Our recommendation

To get from Birmingham to London on 2 Dec we recommend taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

08:00Birmingham, Coach Station2h55 10:55London
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£111One-way
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07:20Birmingham3h55 11:15London
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£61One-way
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08:45Birmingham, Coach Station2h55 11:40London
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£91One-way
09:15Birmingham, Coach Station2h55 12:10London
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£91One-way
18:20Birmingham3h00 21:20London
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£111One-way

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Wed
1 Dec
£30West Midlands Railway
£8Flixbus
Thu
2 Dec
£24West Midlands Railway
£5Flixbus
Fri
3 Dec
£24West Midlands Railway
£6Megabus
Sat
4 Dec
£30West Midlands Railway
£3Flixbus
Sun
5 Dec
£18West Midlands Railway
£5Flixbus
Mon
6 Dec
£20West Midlands Railway
£5National Express
Tue
7 Dec
£20West Midlands Railway
£3Flixbus
Wed
8 Dec
£20West Midlands Railway
£3Flixbus
Thu
9 Dec
£21West Midlands Railway
£3Flixbus
Fri
10 Dec
£24West Midlands Railway
£3Flixbus
Sat
11 Dec
£30West Midlands Railway
£3Flixbus
Sun
12 Dec
£18West Midlands Railway
£3Flixbus
Mon
13 Dec
£22Chiltern Railways
£3Flixbus
Tue
14 Dec
£22Chiltern Railways
£3Flixbus
Wed
15 Dec
£22Chiltern Railways
£3Flixbus
Thu
16 Dec
£22Chiltern Railways
£3Flixbus
Fri
17 Dec
£22Chiltern Railways
£6Megabus
Sat
18 Dec
£24West Midlands Railway
£7Flixbus
Sun
19 Dec
£18West Midlands Railway
£9Flixbus
Mon
20 Dec
£22Chiltern Railways
£10Megabus
Tue
21 Dec
£22Chiltern Railways
£8Flixbus

Travel Information from Birmingham to London

distanceDistance100 miles (162 km)
modeAvailable travel modesCoach or train
priceTicket price range£3 - £24
cheapestCheapest modeCoach • £3 • 2 h 15 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • £24 • 1 h 23 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus or West Midlands Railway

Travel 100 miles (162 km) by coach or train from Birmingham to London. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 23 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a coach is the best option with prices starting as low as £3. The most popular travel providers which serve this trip are Flixbus or West Midlands Railway among others. Travellers can even take a direct coach from Birmingham to London.

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General Information About the Journey from Birmingham to London

The journey of around 200 kilometres from Birmingham to London can be completed between 1.5 - 2.5 hours by bus or train. The fastest travel option is generally the train, offered by Virgin Trains.

Buses from Birmingham to London

National Express offers a regular service from Birmingham to London, available each day and departing at least two times each hour through the majority of the day and early evening. Journeys take around 2.5 hours to travel between Birmingham Coach Station and London Victoria Coach Station. Each journey offered is direct between the two cities, with services commencing in the early morning and continuing until just after 9:00 p.m.

Trains from Birmingham to London

Virgin Trains's service departs Birmingham New Street every 20 minutes throughout the day. Travellers can be at London Euston Station in Central London in around 1.5 hours. Journeys begin each morning around 6:00 a.m. and continue until after 11:00 p.m. Chiltern Railways also operate a stopping service between Birmingham and London with a duration of around 2 hours.