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from Guildford to Birmingham

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

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21 May
£43Avanti West Coast
£11National Express
22 May
£44Avanti West Coast
£18National Express
23 May
£58Avanti West Coast
£13National Express
24 May
£58Avanti West Coast
£16National Express
25 May
£57Avanti West Coast
£9National Express
26 May
£42Avanti West Coast
£10National Express
27 May
£41Cross Country
£16National Express

Travel Information to Birmingham from Guildford

distanceDistance102 miles (165 km)
modeAvailable travel modesCoach or train
priceTicket price range£26 - £57
cheapestCheapest modeCoach • £26 • 4 h 50 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • £57 • 2 h 31 min
carriersPopular travel companiesNational Express or Avanti West Coast

Take a coach or train to travel 102 miles (165 km) from Guildford to Birmingham. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 2 h 31 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a coach is the best option with prices starting as low as £26. The most popular travel providers which serve this route are National Express or Avanti West Coast among others. Travellers can even take a direct from Guildford to Birmingham.

Travel Tips: Travel from Guildford to Birmingham

Travel to Birmingham 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 Guildford to Birmingham.

How do you get from Guildford to Birmingham?

There are 2 travel options from Guildford to Birmingham: coach or train.

How do I get from Guildford to Birmingham the cheapest way?

The cheapest way from Guildford to Birmingham is by taking a coach. You can find average ticket prices around £26 compared to other travel options to Birmingham:

A coach journey is usually £30 less than a journey to Birmingham by train, which costs on average £57 for the same trip.

What is the fastest way to Birmingham from Guildford?

The quickest way to travel to Birmingham from Guildford is by train, which takes on average 2 h 31 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 4 h 50 min.

How far is it from Guildford to Birmingham?

The distance from Guildford to Birmingham is approximately 102 miles (165 km).

How many services a day are there between Guildford and Birmingham?

The average frequency per day from Guildford to Birmingham is:

  • Around 11 trains per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your trip between Guildford and Birmingham as scheduled services by coach or train can vary by season or day of the week.

Where do people depart from and arrive in when travelling from Guildford to Birmingham?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when travelling from Guildford to Birmingham:

  • Most travellers take a coach from Guildford, Egerton Road to Birmingham, Coach Station.
  • Most travellers take a train from Guildford to Birmingham New Street.

Which travel operators can get me from Guildford to Birmingham?

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

  • National Express can take you to Birmingham by coach. If searching for a good deal on coaches, you can find tickets for National Express from Guildford to Birmingham for £26.
  • Avanti West Coast can get you to Birmingham by train. You can find a good deal for train tickets with Avanti West Coast from Guildford to Birmingham for £57 on Omio.

What other destinations are worth visiting after travelling from Guildford to Birmingham?

Many of our customers who book a trip from Guildford to Birmingham often extend their holiday and travel to other popular destinations like London, Manchester or Glasgow. If you’re thinking of adding another destination to your Guildford and Birmingham itinerary, let Omio find you the best connections between Birmingham and any of these top destinations today!

When should I book a ticket between Guildford and Birmingham online to score the best deals?

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

  • Coach tickets cost on average £26 one way.
  • Train tickets cost £57 one way on average.

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