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from Wolverhampton to Birmingham

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

Our recommendation

To get from Wolverhampton to Birmingham on 26 May we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

06:04Wolverhampton0h20 06:24Birmingham New Street
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£61One-way
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06:04Wolverhampton0h20 06:24Birmingham New Street
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05:59Wolverhampton0h20 06:19Birmingham New Street
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05:49Wolverhampton0h20 06:09Birmingham New Street
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05:24Wolverhampton0h19 05:43Birmingham New Street
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Thu
26 May
£6Avanti West Coast
Fri
27 May
£6West Midlands Railway
Sat
28 May
£5Transport for Wales
Sun
29 May
£5Transport for Wales
Mon
30 May
£6Avanti West Coast
Tue
31 May
£6Avanti West Coast
Wed
1 Jun
£6West Midlands Railway
Fri
3 Jun
£6Avanti West Coast
Sun
5 Jun
£5Transport for Wales
Mon
6 Jun
£6Cross Country
Tue
7 Jun
£6Avanti West Coast
Wed
8 Jun
£6West Midlands Railway
Thu
9 Jun
£6West Midlands Railway
Sat
11 Jun
£5Transport for Wales
Sun
12 Jun
£5Transport for Wales
Mon
13 Jun
£6West Midlands Railway
Tue
14 Jun
£6West Midlands Railway

Travel Information from Wolverhampton to Birmingham

distanceDistance12 miles (19 km)
modeAvailable travel modesCoach or train
priceTicket price range£3 - £5
cheapestCheapest modeCoach • £3 • 55 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • £5 • 16 min
carriersPopular travel companiesNational Express or Avanti West Coast

Travel 12 miles (19 km) by coach or train between Wolverhampton and Birmingham. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 16 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a coach is the best option with prices starting as low as £3. The most popular travel providers which serve this route are National Express or Avanti West Coast among others. Travellers can even take a direct train from Wolverhampton to Birmingham.

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FAQs

What are my Wolverhampton to Birmingham travel options?

You can travel between Wolverhampton and Birmingham 2 different ways: coach or train.

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

The cheapest way from Wolverhampton to Birmingham is by taking a coach. You can find average ticket prices around £3 compared to other travel options to Birmingham:

A coach journey is usually £2 less than a journey to Birmingham by train, which costs on average £5 for the same trip.

What is the fastest way to get from Wolverhampton to Birmingham?

The fastest way from Wolverhampton to Birmingham is by train with an average journey time of 16 min.

Other travel options to Birmingham from Wolverhampton can usually take longer:

In comparison, getting to Birmingham by coach can take on average 55 min.

How many miles are between Wolverhampton and Birmingham

The distance between Wolverhampton and Birmingham is around 12 miles (19 km).

How many scheduled departures are there a day from Wolverhampton to Birmingham?

The average frequency per day from Wolverhampton to Birmingham is:

  • Around 51 trains per day.

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

What are the departure and arrival points when travelling from Wolverhampton to Birmingham?

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

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

Which travel companies can get me from Wolverhampton to Birmingham?

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

  • You can travel by coach between Wolverhampton and Birmingham with National Express, and you can find National Express Wolverhampton to Birmingham tickets for £3 on Omio.
  • You can travel to Birmingham from Wolverhampton by train with Avanti West Coast. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for £5 with Avanti West Coast from Wolverhampton to Birmingham.

Is it possible to travel directly between Wolverhampton and Birmingham?

Yes, there are direct routes from Wolverhampton to Birmingham with the following travel companies:

  • You can check for a direct train to Birmingham with Arriva Trains Wales, West Midlands Railway or Avanti West Coast with 51 direct trains per day.

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

What other popular destinations should I add to my itinerary for my trip to Birmingham from Wolverhampton?

Looking to extend your trip from Wolverhampton to Birmingham? Many Omio customers who go from Wolverhampton to Birmingham usually extend their holiday to explore other popular destinations like London, Manchester or Glasgow. If you're looking to explore London, Manchester or Glasgow from Birmingham, let Omio find you the best connections available at an affordable price.

How far in advance should I buy tickets from Wolverhampton to Birmingham online to get the best deals?

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

  • Coach tickets are costing £3 one way on average.
  • Train tickets are costing on average £5 one way.

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