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from Birmingham to Stoke-on-Trent

You can get from Birmingham to Stoke-on-Trent by train, bus or flight.

Our recommendation

To get from Birmingham to Stoke-on-Trent on 18 May we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

08:03Birmingham New Street0h58 09:01Stoke-on-Trent
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£71One-way
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08:03Birmingham New Street0h58 09:01Stoke-on-Trent
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09:04Birmingham New Street0h59 10:03Stoke-on-Trent
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08:52Birmingham New Street1h11 10:03Stoke-on-Trent
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09:52Birmingham New Street1h10 11:02Stoke-on-Trent
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Wed
18 May
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Thu
19 May
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Fri
20 May
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Sat
21 May
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Sun
22 May
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Mon
23 May
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Tue
24 May
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£7National Express
Wed
25 May
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£8National Express
Thu
26 May
£3West Midlands Railway
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Sat
28 May
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Sun
29 May
£7West Midlands Railway
£8National Express
Mon
30 May
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Tue
31 May
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Wed
1 Jun
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2 Jun
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3 Jun
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£9National Express
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4 Jun
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Mon
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Travel Information between Birmingham and Stoke-on-Trent

distanceDistance38 miles (61 km)
modeAvailable travel modesCoach or train
priceTicket price range£11 - £21
cheapestCheapest modeCoach • £11 • 1 h
fastestFastest modeTrain • £21 • 46 min
carriersPopular travel companiesNational Express or West Midlands Railway

Travel 38 miles (61 km) by coach or train to Stoke-on-Trent from Birmingham. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 46 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a coach is the best option with prices starting as low as £11. The most popular travel providers which serve this journey are National Express or West Midlands Railway among others. Travellers can even take a direct coach or train from Birmingham to Stoke-on-Trent.

Travel Tips: Travel from Birmingham to Stoke-on-Trent

Travel to Stoke-on-Trent 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 Birmingham to Stoke-on-Trent.
FAQs

What are my travel options from Birmingham to Stoke-on-Trent?

There are 2 ways that you can travel to Stoke-on-Trent from Birmingham. You can take a coach or train.

What is the cheapest way to travel between Birmingham and Stoke-on-Trent?

Coach services offer the cheapest way to get from Birmingham to Stoke-on-Trent. Tickets for a coach cost on average £11.

This is compared to other travel options to Stoke-on-Trent:

A coach is generally £10 less than a train for the same trip. A train costs on average £21 from Birmingham to Stoke-on-Trent.

What is the quickest way from Birmingham to Stoke-on-Trent?

The quickest way to travel from Birmingham to Stoke-on-Trent is by train, which takes on average 46 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, travelling by coach can take you on average 1 h.

How many miles from Birmingham to Stoke-on-Trent would I travel?

The Birmingham to Stoke-on-Trent distance is approximately 38 miles (61 km).

How many services a day are there between Birmingham and Stoke-on-Trent?

The average frequency per day from Birmingham to Stoke-on-Trent is:

  • 25 trains a day.

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

Where do I depart from Birmingham? Where do I arrive in Stoke-on-Trent?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points for travellers from Birmingham to Stoke-on-Trent:

  • Coaches mostly leave from Birmingham, Coach Station and tend to arrive in Stoke-on-Trent, Keele services.
  • Trains mostly depart from Birmingham New Street and arrive in Stoke-on-Trent.

Which travel operators can get me from Birmingham to Stoke-on-Trent?

Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from Birmingham to Stoke-on-Trent:

  • You can go to Stoke-on-Trent from Birmingham by coach with National Express. You'll see cheap coach tickets for £11 with National Express from Birmingham to Stoke-on-Trent on Omio.
  • You can go to Stoke-on-Trent from Birmingham by train with West Midlands Railway. You'll see cheap train tickets for £21 with West Midlands Railway from Birmingham to Stoke-on-Trent on Omio.

Is there a way to travel directly from Birmingham to Stoke-on-Trent?

Yes, there are direct routes from Birmingham to Stoke-on-Trent with the following travel companies:

  • You'll find direct coach services to Stoke-on-Trent with National Express with around direct coaches every day.
  • You can find 25 direct trains per day to take to Stoke-on-Trent with West Midlands Railway or Cross Country.

As you won't need to change at another stop in between, direct services to Stoke-on-Trent tend to save you time and add more convenience, so it's worth paying attention to before you purchase tickets for this journey.

Where should I go next after I travel from Birmingham to Stoke-on-Trent?

Your journey from Birmingham to Stoke-on-Trent doesn't have to end in Stoke-on-Trent. Many of our customers like to extend their holidays to explore other popular destinations like London, Manchester or Liverpool. If you’d like to add London, Manchester or Liverpool to your Birmingham to Stoke-on-Trent trip, check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel to any of these top destinations from Stoke-on-Trent today!

How far in advance should I book tickets from Birmingham to Stoke-on-Trent online to get the best deals?

When planning your trip to Stoke-on-Trent from Birmingham, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to buy and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Coach tickets are costing on average £11 one way.
  • Train tickets are costing on average £21 one way.

However, we recommend buying tickets from Birmingham to Stoke-on-Trent online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.