Cheap Train Tickets to Birmingham

Trains to Birmingham

Birmingham is located in the Midlands and is well connected to much of the UK by extensive rail networks. The main operator of trains to Birmingham London Midland with regular services operating in and out of Birmingham to most major cities in the country.


Main Companies and Routes for Trains to Birmingham

Train Operating Company Route Price
virgin trains
  • From £8
  • From £10.90
london midland
  • From £9.50

Trains to Birmingham: Train Operating Companies & Ticket Information


Which train companies run trains to Birmingham? Virgin Trains, London Midland, Crosscountry and more.

When are the first and last trains into Birmingham? The first trains into Birmingham arrive at about 6:15 a.m. while the last trains into Birmingham are at around 12:45 a.m.

Tips for booking cheap trains to Birmingham


How far in advance to book trains to Birmingham? The best time to book trains to Birmingham is 6 weeks before departure.

How much are train tickets to Birmingham? Train journeys to Birmingham from other cities in England can be bought for under £15. Even within 2 weeks of departure, train tickets to Birmingham can still be bought for under £20.

Trains to Birmingham: Station Information and Travel to the city centre


What are the main stations in Birmingham? Birmingham has 3 main stations. Birmingham New Street, which has services from London Midland, Virgin Trains, Arriva Trains Wales and Crosscountry. Birmingham Moor Street, which is the terminus for Chiltern Railways services and Birmingham Snow Hill make up the rest of Birmingham’s city centre stations. All 3 stations are directly in the centre of the city and are readily accessible via public transport links of buses and local trains.



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Local Time 17:51
Pound Sterling
Population 984,300
Region West Midlands
Languages English

How expensive is Birmingham?

An Average Meal

An average meal in a restaurant in Birmingham costs 10.3% less than in the rest of the country.


Prices in Birmingham are on average 7.8% lower than in the other cities in United Kingdom.

Public Transport

Public transport in Birmingham costs around 2% less than national average.

A Night in a Hotel

A night in a hotel in Birmingham is about 7.7% less expensive on average than in the rest of United Kingdom.

Trains to Birmingham

via Brighton Railway Station London Victoria London Euston Birmingham New Street
duration: 02:56 hrs
first: 08:33
last: 10:49
earliest: 11:45
last: 13:45
  • Brighton Railway Station
  • London Victoria
  • London Euston
  • Birmingham New Street


11/11/2015 08:33 - 11:45 £33.27
02/12/2015 10:49 - 13:45 £15.72
via London Euston Birmingham New Street
duration: 01:22 hrs
first: 11:03
last: 10:03
earliest: 12:27
last: 11:27
  • London Euston
  • Birmingham New Street


11/11/2015 11:03 - 12:27 £12.09
11/11/2015 11:03 - 12:27 £39.92
16/11/2015 23:25 - 01:22 £12.13
16/11/2015 10:23 - 11:45 £18.15
17/11/2015 11:03 - 12:27 £12.17
18/11/2015 08:43 - 10:08 £80.35
18/11/2015 11:03 - 12:27 £9.09
22/11/2015 12:40 - 14:08 £24.19
25/11/2015 11:03 - 12:27 £9.07
27/11/2015 10:03 - 11:27 £9.07
via Glasgow Central Birmingham New Street
duration: 04:05 hrs
first: 12:00
last: 14:00
earliest: 16:05
last: 18:05
  • Glasgow Central
  • Birmingham New Street


12/11/2015 12:00 - 16:05 £43.55
13/11/2015 14:00 - 18:05 £91.94