How to get from Birmingham to York

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Travel Information to York from Birmingham

distanceDistance107 miles
modeAvailable travel modesCoach, flight, ferry or train
priceTicket price range£17 - £38
cheapestCheapest modeCoach • £17 • 4 h 25 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • £38 • 2 h 24 min
carriersPopular travel companiesNational Express or Cross Country

Travel 107 miles by coach, flight, ferry or train to York from Birmingham. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 2 h 24 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a coach is the best option with prices starting as low as £17. The most popular travel providers which serve this trip are National Express or Cross Country among others. Travellers can even take a direct from Birmingham to York.

Travel Tips: Travel from Birmingham to York

Travel to York 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 York.

There are 4 ways that you can travel to York from Birmingham. You can take a coach, flight, ferry or train.

A coach service offers the cheapest way to travel from Birmingham to York, which costs on average £17.

This is compared to other ways of getting to York:

A coach is about £21 less than a train, which costs on average £38 for this journey.

The quickest way to travel between Birmingham and York is by train, which takes on average 2 h 24 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, getting to York by coach can take on average 4 h 25 min.

You should expect to travel around 107 miles from Birmingham to York.

The average frequency per day from Birmingham to York is:

  • 1 coach per day.
  • 17 trains a day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your route between Birmingham and York 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 when travelling from Birmingham to York:

  • Most travellers take a coach from Birmingham, Coach Station to York, Train Station.
  • Most travellers catch their train from Birmingham New Street and arrive in York.

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

  • National Express can take you to York by coach. If searching for a good deal on coaches, you can find tickets for National Express from Birmingham to York for £17.
  • Travel with Cross Country to go to York by train. For a good deal on tickets, you can find Cross Country Birmingham to York tickets on Omio for £38.
Your journey from Birmingham to York doesn't have to end in York. Many of our customers like to extend their holidays to explore other popular destinations like London, Manchester or Edinburgh. If you’d like to add London, Manchester or Edinburgh to your Birmingham to York trip, check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel to any of these top destinations from York today!

When planning your trip between Birmingham and York, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to book and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Coach tickets are costing £17 one way on average.
  • Train tickets are costing on average £38 one way.

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

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