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Overview: Train from Birmingham to Taunton

distanceDistance113 miles (182 km)
frequencyTrain frequency12 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 12 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesCross Country

Trains from Birmingham to Taunton cover the 113 miles (182 km) long journey taking on average 3 h 7 min with our travel partners like Cross Country. Normally, there are 12 trains operating per day, including direct services available. Travelers depart most frequently from Birmingham New Street and arrive in Taunton.

Train companies: Travel with CrossCountry between Birmingham and Taunton

Travel from Birmingham to Taunton on CrossCountry trains with Omio. When comparing schedules and tickets, we will also show you other options with multiple connections or other travel modes if they’re available.


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

Find cheap tickets for CrossCountry trains from Birmingham to Taunton on Omio. Omio can help you find the best train deals and prices all in one place by showing you the most up-to-date Birmingham to Taunton train schedule from CrossCountry, the latest train ticket offers available and other travel information for the 113 miles (182 km) journey between Birmingham and Taunton, including information on baggage allowance and amenities offered onboard depending on the class fare you pick and choose. If you search for trains from Birmingham to Taunton in the Omio app, you can check to see if the CrossCountry trains available are mobile tickets, which makes it even more convenient for you to go paperless when traveling. Check the CrossCountry train schedule for your ideal departure and arrival times, compare the best route available to get to Taunton from Birmingham and then book a cheap train with ease. Sit back and enjoy your upcoming train from Birmingham to Taunton with CrossCountry!

Please follow the recommendations outlined by CrossCountry when booking your train tickets from Birmingham to Taunton due to the coronavirus:

  • 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 Birmingham to Taunton

Travel by train to Taunton 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 Taunton.

How far is Birmingham to Taunton by train?

The train distance from Birmingham to Taunton is around 113 miles (182 km).

What is the Birmingham to Taunton train travel time?

On average the Birmingham to Taunton train travel time is 3 h 7 min  for the 113 miles (182 km) long route, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.

When traveling by train from Birmingham to Taunton, which train station in Birmingham do I depart from and which train station in Taunton do I arrive in?

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

Where do I find the Birmingham train station to Taunton? Where is the Taunton train station?

You can find the most popular departure train station for this route, Birmingham New Street, located approximately 0.2 miles (399 m) from the city center of Birmingham. The most popular arrival train station in Taunton, called Taunton, is located around 0.6 miles (950 m) away from its city center.

Which train companies can take me between Birmingham and Taunton?

Take the Birmingham to Taunton train with Cross Country. However, it's always good to check out all possible train companies for the route between Birmingham and Taunton as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.

How many train services are there from Birmingham to Taunton a day?

The average number of trains departing Birmingham for Taunton is 12 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

The major railway station for departures from Birmingham is Birmingham New Street. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Birmingham New Street for your journey between Birmingham and Taunton.
Amenities at station
Phone Number
+44 3457114141
Ticket Office Hours
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