The cheapest trains from Bedford to Birmingham

Showing times and prices for Oct 26

Cheapest

$27

Average

$62

The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

The average ticket from Bedford to Birmingham will cost around $ 62 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 27.

Cheapest
08:10AMBedford3h13 11:23AMBirmingham New Street
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$271One-way
09:01AMBedford2h13 11:14AMBirmingham New Street
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$501One-way
08:00AMBedford2h15 10:15AMBirmingham New Street
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$861One-way
08:30AMBedford2h08 10:38AMBirmingham New Street
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$861One-way

Timetable Bedford to Birmingham

Showing trains for tomorrow, Tue, Oct 26
08:00AMBedford2h15 10:15AMBirmingham New Street
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08:10AMBedford3h13 11:23AMBirmingham New Street
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08:30AMBedford2h08 10:38AMBirmingham New Street
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09:01AMBedford2h13 11:14AMBirmingham New Street
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The fastest trains from Bedford to Birmingham

Showing times and prices for Oct 26

Fastest Journey

2 h 8 m

Average

2 h 27 m

Trains per day

4

Distance

105 km

It's difficult to get from Bedford to Birmingham without transferring at least once.

Fastest
08:30AMBedford2h08 10:38AMBirmingham New Street
2 changes
$861One-way
09:01AMBedford2h13 11:14AMBirmingham New Street
2 changes
$501One-way
08:00AMBedford2h15 10:15AMBirmingham New Street
2 changes
$861One-way
08:10AMBedford3h13 11:23AMBirmingham New Street
1 changes
$271One-way

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Train Information to Birmingham from Bedford

distanceDistance64 miles (104 km)
durationAverage train duration2 h 32 min
priceAverage train ticket price$36 (€29)
changesDirect trainYes
carriersTrain companiesWest Midlands Railway or Cross Country

Trains from Bedford to Birmingham cover the 64 miles (104 km) long journey taking on average 2 h 32 min with our travel partners like West Midlands Railway or Cross Country. There are direct train services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this journey for as low as $27 (€22), but the average price of train tickets is $36 (€29). Travelers depart most frequently from Bedford and arrive in Birmingham New Street.

Train companies

CrossCountry between Bedford and Birmingham

You can travel by train between Bedford and Birmingham with CrossCountry for as low as $27 (€22). When you search for schedules and tickets, Omio will show you the best route.

CrossCountry

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

Looking to travel by train from Bedford to Birmingham? Omio can help you find that perfect journey with CrossCountry. Check Omio to see current CrossCountry train schedules, tickets, travel information and prices for the best deals on the Bedford to Birmingham train and book CrossCountry tickets online quickly and easily. When taking a train from Bedford to Birmingham, you can expect to travel 64 miles (104 km) one-way with CrossCountry. If you search for trains from Bedford to Birmingham in the Omio app, you can check if the CrossCountry ticket is a mobile ticket, which makes it easy for you to go paperless when traveling without needing to purchase tickets in person at the train station. Whether you’re looking for the cheapest, fastest or earliest train with CrossCountry, we do the work for you to get you safely to Birmingham from Bedford. Book that perfect Bedford to Birmingham train now with Omio and enjoy a smooth and comfortable journey with CrossCountry!

When you buy your CrossCountry train tickets between Bedford and Birmingham don't forget to keep the following COVID-19 related policies in mind:

  • 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 Bedford 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 Bedford to Birmingham.
FAQs
How much are cheap trains from Bedford to Birmingham?
Omio customers have found cheap train tickets from Bedford to Birmingham for as low as $27 (€22)  for the next 7 days.
What is the cost of a train between Bedford and Birmingham?
If you’re looking to purchase your train tickets in the next week, you can expect the Bedford to Birmingham train price to come in at an average of $36 (€29)  one way.
How many miles is it from Bedford to Birmingham by train?
The train distance from Bedford to Birmingham is around 64 miles (104 km).
How long is a train to Birmingham from Bedford on average?
The train time between Bedford and Birmingham is on average 2 h 32 min  for the 64 miles (104 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go between Bedford and Birmingham by train can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.
What is the departure train station in Bedford and arrival train station in Birmingham?

When departing from Bedford, you have various train station options to start your journey from including Bedford and Bedford St Johns. When arriving in Birmingham, you can end your journey in train stations like Birmingham New Street and Birmingham Moor Street.

Omio customers book a train from Bedford   to Birmingham New Street   most frequently for this route.

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

Passengers board the train most frequently from Bedford, which is located around 0 mile (s) / 0 km away from the city center, and they get off the train at Birmingham New Street, located 0 mile (s) / 0 km away from the city center.

What train companies go from Bedford to Birmingham?
When taking a train from Bedford to Birmingham, you can count on West Midlands Railway or Cross Country for the best way to get you to Birmingham. You can also check all possible train companies who offer a service from Bedford to Birmingham and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.
When can I take the first train from Bedford to Birmingham? When can I take the last train for the day?
The first Bedford to Birmingham train departs at 7: 10 AM   and the last train from Bedford to Birmingham leaves at 7: 51 AM. Check out the most up-to-date train schedule from Bedford to Birmingham on Omio and find the best time to travel to your destination.
When should I buy the Bedford to Birmingham train for the best deals on tickets?
If you buy a train ticket from Bedford to Birmingham within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $36 (€29) one way. However, we recommend booking your train in advance to get access to the best prices. Train tickets to Birmingham from Bedford are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Bedford
Birmingham
Bedford is the most popular Bedford railway station for Omio travelers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in Bedford for your trip to Birmingham.