Birmingham to London train

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Cheap train tickets from Birmingham to London

Showing times and prices for May 26

Cheapest

The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Birmingham to London is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

Cheapest
West Midlands Railway
11:06AM2h09
Birmingham New Street (BHM)
01:15PMLondon Euston (EUS)
$311One-way
0 transfers
Cheapest
West Midlands Railway
10:06AM2h22
Birmingham New Street (BHM)
12:28PMLondon Euston (EUS)
$311One-way
0 transfers
Cheapest
West Midlands Railway
10:34AM2h17
Birmingham New Street (BHM)
12:51PMLondon Euston (EUS)
$311One-way
0 transfers
Cheapest
West Midlands Railway
11:34AM2h16
Birmingham New Street (BHM)
01:50PMLondon Euston (EUS)
$311One-way
0 transfers
Cheapest
West Midlands Railway
09:34AM2h29
Birmingham New Street (BHM)
12:03PMLondon Euston (EUS)
$311One-way
0 transfers

Train schedule from Birmingham to London

Showing trains for tomorrow, Sunday, May 26
Avanti West Coast
08:26AM2h05
Birmingham New Street (BHM)
10:31AMLondon Euston (EUS)
0 transfers
Chiltern Railways
08:28AM1h47
Birmingham Moor Street (BMO)
10:15AMLondon Marylebone (MYB)
0 transfers
West Midlands Railway
08:32AM2h57
Birmingham New Street (BHM)
11:29AMLondon Euston (EUS)
1 transfer
Chiltern Railways
08:47AM2h05
Birmingham Moor Street (BMO)
10:52AMLondon Marylebone (MYB)
0 transfers
Avanti West Coast
08:56AM1h59
Birmingham New Street (BHM)
10:55AMLondon Euston (EUS)
0 transfers
Cross Country
09:03AM2h06
Birmingham New Street (BHM)
11:09AMLondon Paddington (PAD)
1 transfer
West Midlands Railway
09:07AM2h40
Birmingham New Street (BHM)
11:47AMLondon Euston (EUS)
0 transfers
Chiltern Railways
09:12AM2h04
Birmingham Moor Street (BMO)
11:16AMLondon Marylebone (MYB)
0 transfers
Avanti West Coast
09:27AM2h07
Birmingham New Street (BHM)
11:34AMLondon Euston (EUS)
0 transfers
West Midlands Railway
09:34AM2h29
Birmingham New Street (BHM)
12:03PMLondon Euston (EUS)
0 transfers
Chiltern Railways
09:42AM2h06
Birmingham Moor Street (BMO)
11:48AMLondon Marylebone (MYB)
0 transfers
Cross Country
10:03AM2h07
Birmingham New Street (BHM)
12:10PMLondon Paddington (PAD)
1 transfer
West Midlands Railway
10:06AM2h22
Birmingham New Street (BHM)
12:28PMLondon Euston (EUS)
0 transfers
Chiltern Railways
10:12AM2h16
Birmingham Moor Street (BMO)
12:28PMLondon Marylebone (MYB)
0 transfers
Avanti West Coast
10:28AM2h03
Birmingham New Street (BHM)
12:31PMLondon Euston (EUS)
0 transfers
West Midlands Railway
10:34AM2h17
Birmingham New Street (BHM)
12:51PMLondon Euston (EUS)
0 transfers
Chiltern Railways
10:35AM2h17
Birmingham Moor Street (BMO)
12:52PMLondon Marylebone (MYB)
0 transfers
Avanti West Coast
10:52AM2h06
Birmingham New Street (BHM)
12:58PMLondon Euston (EUS)
1 transfer
West Midlands Railway
11:06AM2h09
Birmingham New Street (BHM)
01:15PMLondon Euston (EUS)
0 transfers
Chiltern Railways
11:12AM2h10
Birmingham Moor Street (BMO)
01:22PMLondon Marylebone (MYB)
0 transfers
Avanti West Coast
11:26AM1h42
Birmingham New Street (BHM)
01:08PMLondon Euston (EUS)
0 transfers
West Midlands Railway
11:34AM2h16
Birmingham New Street (BHM)
01:50PMLondon Euston (EUS)
0 transfers
Chiltern Railways
11:37AM2h16
Birmingham Moor Street (BMO)
01:53PMLondon Marylebone (MYB)
0 transfers
Avanti West Coast
11:47AM1h34
Birmingham New Street (BHM)
01:21PMLondon Euston (EUS)
0 transfers
West Midlands Railway
12:06PM2h10
Birmingham New Street (BHM)
02:16PMLondon Euston (EUS)
0 transfers
Avanti West Coast
12:17PM1h36
Birmingham New Street (BHM)
01:53PMLondon Euston (EUS)
0 transfers
Avanti West Coast
12:21PM1h40
Birmingham New Street (BHM)
02:01PMLondon Euston (EUS)
0 transfers
Avanti West Coast
12:22PM2h00
Birmingham New Street (BHM)
02:22PMLondon Euston (EUS)
1 transfer
West Midlands Railway
12:33PM2h17
Birmingham New Street (BHM)
02:50PMLondon Euston (EUS)
0 transfers
Chiltern Railways
12:37PM2h16
Birmingham Moor Street (BMO)
02:53PMLondon Marylebone (MYB)
0 transfers
West Midlands Railway
01:06PM2h09
Birmingham New Street (BHM)
03:15PMLondon Euston (EUS)
0 transfers
Avanti West Coast
01:17PM1h36
Birmingham New Street (BHM)
02:53PMLondon Euston (EUS)
0 transfers
Avanti West Coast
01:21PM1h40
Birmingham New Street (BHM)
03:01PMLondon Euston (EUS)
0 transfers
Avanti West Coast
01:22PM1h57
Birmingham New Street (BHM)
03:19PMLondon Euston (EUS)
1 transfer
West Midlands Railway
01:33PM2h17
Birmingham New Street (BHM)
03:50PMLondon Euston (EUS)
0 transfers

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Fastest train times from Birmingham to London

Showing times and prices for May 26

Fastest Journey

1 h 34 m

Average

2 h 6 m

Trains per day

35

Distance

163 km

Of the 35 trains that leave Birmingham for London every day 29 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Fastest
Avanti West Coast
11:47AM1h34
Birmingham New Street (BHM)
01:21PMLondon Euston (EUS)
$721One-way
0 transfers
Avanti West Coast
12:17PM1h36
Birmingham New Street (BHM)
01:53PMLondon Euston (EUS)
$521One-way
0 transfers
Avanti West Coast
01:17PM1h36
Birmingham New Street (BHM)
02:53PMLondon Euston (EUS)
$641One-way
0 transfers
Avanti West Coast
01:21PM1h40
Birmingham New Street (BHM)
03:01PMLondon Euston (EUS)
$641One-way
0 transfers
Avanti West Coast
12:21PM1h40
Birmingham New Street (BHM)
02:01PMLondon Euston (EUS)
$741One-way
0 transfers

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Overview: Train from Birmingham to London

distanceDistance100 miles (162 km)
durationAverage train duration1 h 33 min
priceAverage train ticket price$39 (€34)
frequencyTrain frequency14 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 14 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesWest Midlands Trains, Virgin Trains, Chiltern Railways or CrossCountry

Trains from Birmingham to London cover the 100 miles (162 km) long journey taking on average 1 h 33 min with our travel partners like West Midlands Trains, Virgin Trains, Chiltern Railways or CrossCountry. Normally, there are 14 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this route for as low as $13 (€11), but the average price of train tickets is $39 (€34). Travelers depart most frequently from Birmingham New Street and arrive in London Waterloo.

Train companies: West Midland Trains, Virgin Trains and Chiltern Railways from Birmingham to London trains

West Midland Trains, Virgin Trains and Chiltern Railways trains will get you to London from Birmingham from $25 (€22). With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best train times and tickets for your trip.

Chiltern Railways is a regional train company in the United Kingdom which is owned by Arriva Trains and has operated since 1996. Check the different ticket types for your next train to London from Birmingham: Duo, Anytime, Season, Super Off Peak, Off Peak and Advance.

FAQs: Trains from Birmingham to London

FAQs: Travel by train from Birmingham to London 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 Birmingham to London.
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from Birmingham to London can start from as little as $13 (€11) when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Birmingham to London is $39 (€34); however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
On average the Birmingham to London train time is 1 h 33 min   covering the 100 mile (162 km) long route, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Birmingham to London leaves at 4: 35 AM. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Birmingham to London leaves at 11: 11 PM.
Yes, there are 14 direct trains a day from Birmingham to London with West Midlands Trains, Virgin Trains or Chiltern Railways. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer direct trains.
For the best Birmingham to London train to book, you can travel safely and comfortably with West Midlands Trains, Virgin Trains, Chiltern Railways or CrossCountry. However, it's always good to check all possible train companies with services between Birmingham and London to compare what amenities they may offer.
No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 11: 11 PM.

When departing from Birmingham, you have various train station options to start your journey from including Birmingham New Street, Birmingham International and Birmingham Moor Street. When arriving in London, you can end your route in train stations like London Waterloo, London Euston and London Paddington.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Birmingham New Street, which is located around 1.7 miles (2.7 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at London Waterloo, located 1.2 miles (2 km) away from the city centre.

A day trip to London from Birmingham is worth doing with a journey time of 1 h 33 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
The cheapest month to travel from Birmingham to London by train is May.
You have options as you can travel from Birmingham to London 2 different ways: train or bus.

Important Stations and Airports in Birmingham and London

Birmingham
London
Birmingham New Street is the most popular Birmingham 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 Birmingham for your trip to London.
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Mon - Sat: 05: 15 - 23: 00 | Sun: 07: 30 - 23: 00
Public transit options for Birmingham New Street
Bus lines: N5, N6, N8, 4, 9, 23, 45, 50, 61, X51, X70
Train lines: West Midlands, CrossCountry, Avanti West Coast, Transport for Wales
Onward travel information: There are nearby bus stops on Smallbrook Queensway and Hill Street Most buses are wheelchair accessible. ********************************************************************************************************** For information go to the local travel information office by the Stephenson Street entrance. Alternatively, visit Transport for West Midlands, or call 0121 214 7214.
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Public transit options for Birmingham International
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Rail replacement coach services can be found at the front of the station opposite the entrance to the long stay car park.
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Public transit options for Birmingham Moor Street
Location for Rail Replacement Services: This station is not usually served by rail replacement buses, due to difficult road access. Replacement buses stop at Birmingham Snow Hill station.
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Public transit options for Birmingham Snow Hill
Location for Rail Replacement Services: In the event of engineering the bus/coach will collect from: Bus Stop SH4, at the front of the station on Colmore Row.
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