You can get from Cambridge to Birmingham by train, bus or flight.
To get from Cambridge to Birmingham on 30 Nov we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.
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|Distance||87 miles (140 km)|
|Available travel modes||Coach or train|
|Ticket price range||£19 - £59|
|Cheapest mode||Coach • £19 • 4 h|
|Fastest mode||Train • £59 • 2 h 38 min|
|Popular travel companies||National Express or Avanti West Coast|
Take a coach or train to travel 87 miles (140 km) to Birmingham from Cambridge. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 2 h 38 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a coach is the best option with prices starting as low as £19. The most popular travel providers which serve this route are National Express or Avanti West Coast among others. Travellers can even take a direct coach from Cambridge to Birmingham.
You can travel from Cambridge to Birmingham 2 different ways: coach or train.
A coach service offers the cheapest way to travel from Cambridge to Birmingham, which costs on average £19.
This is compared to other ways of getting to Birmingham:
A coach is £40 less than a train for this route with tickets for a train from Cambridge to Birmingham costing on average £59.
The fastest way from Cambridge to Birmingham is by train with an average journey time of 2 h 38 min.
Other travel options to Birmingham from Cambridge can usually take longer:
In comparison, taking a coach requires on average 4 h of travel time.
You should expect to travel around 87 miles (140 km) from Cambridge to Birmingham.
The average frequency per day from Cambridge to Birmingham is:
However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your trip to Birmingham from Cambridge as scheduled services by coach or train can vary by season or day of the week.
These are the most popular departure and arrival points when travelling from Cambridge to Birmingham:
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Yes, there are direct services available from Cambridge to Birmingham with the following travel operators:
Direct services tend to save you time and add more convenience in getting you to Birmingham as you won't need to change in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking your tickets to Birmingham from Cambridge.
Before travelling from Cambridge to Birmingham, it’s good to know what ticket you can book and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:
But we recommend booking Cambridge 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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