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Oct 16
$52Cross Country
$23National Express
Oct 17
$45Cross Country
$19National Express
Oct 18
$45Cross Country
$16National Express
Oct 20
$46Cross Country
$17National Express

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Train Information from Basingstoke to Birmingham

distanceDistance91 miles (146 km)
durationAverage train duration1 h 59 min
priceAverage train ticket price$47 (€38)
frequencyTrain frequency12 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 12 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesCross Country

Trains from Basingstoke to Birmingham cover the 91 miles (146 km) long trip taking on average 1 h 59 min with our travel partners like Cross Country. Normally, there are 12 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this trip for as low as $45 (€37), but the average price of train tickets is $47 (€38). Travelers depart most frequently from Basingstoke and arrive in Birmingham New Street.

Train companies

CrossCountry Basingstoke – Birmingham

You can travel by train between Basingstoke and Birmingham with CrossCountry for as low as $45 (€37). When you search for schedules and tickets, Omio will show you the best journey.


CrossCountry is a fast speed train company in the United Kingdom and for your next train between Basingstoke and Birmingham you can choose between Standard Class and First Class tickets on Omio.

It’s easy to book your CrossCountry train ticket from Basingstoke to Birmingham online with Omio! Simply check the current CrossCountry train schedules for your ideal departure and arrival times, compare the best route from Basingstoke to Birmingham as well as relevant travel information (such as baggage allowance and amenities offered onboard) for that train and book cheap CrossCountry train tickets online. Prices for CrossCountry trains between Basingstoke and Birmingham start at $45 (€37) one-way if you book in advance, and you can expect to travel around 91 miles (146 km). If you search for CrossCountry trains in the Omio app, you can check straight away if the CrossCountry tickets are mobile tickets, which makes it easier than ever to go paperless when traveling by train between Basingstoke and Birmingham. Let Omio do all the work for you finding the best Basingstoke to Birmingham CrossCountry train ticket so you can enjoy a smooth and comfortable journey!

CrossCountry has updated its ticket policies due to the coronavirus. Keep these in mind when booking your CrossCountry tickets between Basingstoke and Birmingham and when traveling by train:

  • Refund or voucher policy
  • If you have an Off-Peak or Anytime ticket, you can get a full refund and the £10 admin fee has been waived. Advance tickets are normally non-refundable but you can now also get a full refund if your Advance ticket was booked before 23 March 2020.
  • Cashless payments recommended
  • Online booking and check-in recommended

Travel Tips

Trains from Basingstoke to Birmingham
Travel by train 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 Basingstoke to Birmingham.
What is the price of the cheapest train from Basingstoke to Birmingham?
Train tickets between Basingstoke and Birmingham for some dates and times can be found for as cheap as $45 (€37)  one way in the next 7 days.
How much is the train to Birmingham from Basingstoke on average?
If you’re looking to buy your train tickets in the next week, you can expect the Basingstoke to Birmingham train price to come in at an average of $47 (€38)  one way.
How far is Birmingham from Basingstoke by train?
The Basingstoke to Birmingham train distance is approximately 91 miles (146 km).
How long is a train from Basingstoke to Birmingham on average?
While the time it takes to travel 91 miles (146 km) to Birmingham from Basingstoke can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays, the Basingstoke to Birmingham train journey time is on average 1 h 59 min.
What train station in Basingstoke goes to Birmingham? What train station do I come into Birmingham from Basingstoke?

When traveling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Basingstoke   and arriving in Birmingham New Street.

Where is the Basingstoke train station located? Where is the Birmingham train station located?

Passengers board their train most frequently from Basingstoke and travel around 0 mile (s) / 0 km from the city center to this train station.

Passengers traveling this route most often arrive at Birmingham New Street and need to travel approximately 0 mile (s) / 0 km from the train station to the city center in Birmingham.

What train providers go from Basingstoke to Birmingham?
If you're looking for trains from Basingstoke to Birmingham, you can rely on Cross Country to get you to Birmingham. It's also good to check out all possible train companies for the Basingstoke to Birmingham route to see if there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
How many train services per day are there between Basingstoke and Birmingham?
On average, there are 12 trains a day from Basingstoke to Birmingham. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
What are the first and last departure train times from Basingstoke to Birmingham?
You can take the earliest train from Basingstoke to Birmingham at 8: 47 AM   or take the last train from Basingstoke to Birmingham leaving at 9: 49 AM. Look for the latest Basingstoke to Birmingham train schedules on Omio and book the best time to take the train for this route.
When should I book the Basingstoke to Birmingham train for the best deals on tickets?
If you buy a train ticket from Basingstoke to Birmingham within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $47 (€38) one way. However, we recommend booking your train in advance to get access to the best prices. Train tickets between Basingstoke and Birmingham are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

The major railway station for departures from Basingstoke is Basingstoke. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Basingstoke for your journey between Basingstoke and Birmingham.