How to get from Lancaster to Birmingham

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Travel Information between Lancaster and Birmingham

distanceDistance115 miles (186 km)
modeAvailable travel modesCoach or train
priceTicket price range£17 - £44
cheapestCheapest modeCoach • £17 • 3 h 45 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • £44 • 1 h 57 min
carriersPopular travel companiesMegabus or Avanti West Coast

Take a coach or train to travel 115 miles (186 km) to Birmingham from Lancaster. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 57 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 route are Megabus or Avanti West Coast among others. Travellers can even take a direct from Lancaster to Birmingham.

Travel Tips: Travel from Lancaster 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 Lancaster to Birmingham.

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

Coach services offer the cheapest way to get from Lancaster to Birmingham. Tickets for a coach cost on average £17.

This is compared to other travel options to Birmingham:

A coach is generally £27 less than a train for the same trip. A train costs on average £44 from Lancaster to Birmingham.

The quickest way to travel to Birmingham from Lancaster is by train, which takes on average 1 h 57 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, getting to Birmingham by coach can take on average 3 h 45 min.

The Lancaster to Birmingham distance is approximately 115 miles (186 km).

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

  • Most travellers take a coach from Lancaster, Williamson Park Car Park (Highest Point Festival) to Birmingham, Coach Station.
  • Most travellers who purchase a train ticket from Lancaster to Birmingham depart from Lancaster to Birmingham New Street.

Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from Lancaster to Birmingham:

  • You can take a coach from Lancaster to Birmingham with Megabus. Cheap tickets can be found for £17 with Megabus from Lancaster to Birmingham.
  • You can go to Birmingham from Lancaster by train with Avanti West Coast. You'll see cheap train tickets for £44 with Avanti West Coast from Lancaster to Birmingham on Omio.
Omio customers who travel from Lancaster to Birmingham often also extend their holiday to go to London, Manchester or Glasgow. Omio can help you plan your trip by finding the best connections between Birmingham and these popular destinations at a great price.

Before travelling from Lancaster to Birmingham, it’s good to know what ticket you can buy and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

  • The price of a coach ticket for this journey is £17 one way on average.
  • The price of a train ticket for this route is on average £44 one way.

But we recommend booking Lancaster 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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