The cheapest trains from Birmingham to Watford

Showing times and prices for Oct 29

Cheapest

$41

Average

$58

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 Birmingham to Watford will cost around $ 58 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 41.

Cheapest
12:50PMBirmingham New Street1h09 01:59PMWatford Junction
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$411One-way
Cheapest
01:50PMBirmingham New Street1h09 02:59PMWatford Junction
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$411One-way
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01:10PMBirmingham New Street1h42 02:52PMWatford Junction
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$411One-way
02:10PMBirmingham New Street1h41 03:51PMWatford Junction
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$591One-way
10:50AMBirmingham New Street1h11 12:01PMWatford Junction
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$601One-way

Timetable Birmingham to Watford

Showing trains for tomorrow, Fri, Oct 29
08:10AMBirmingham New Street1h07 09:17AMWatford Junction
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08:50AMBirmingham New Street1h09 09:59AMWatford Junction
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09:10AMBirmingham New Street1h41 10:51AMWatford Junction
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09:50AMBirmingham New Street1h12 11:02AMWatford Junction
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10:10AMBirmingham New Street1h41 11:51AMWatford Junction
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10:50AMBirmingham New Street1h11 12:01PMWatford Junction
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11:10AMBirmingham New Street1h41 12:51PMWatford Junction
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11:50AMBirmingham New Street1h09 12:59PMWatford Junction
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12:10PMBirmingham New Street1h41 01:51PMWatford Junction
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12:50PMBirmingham New Street1h09 01:59PMWatford Junction
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01:10PMBirmingham New Street1h42 02:52PMWatford Junction
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01:50PMBirmingham New Street1h09 02:59PMWatford Junction
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02:10PMBirmingham New Street1h41 03:51PMWatford Junction
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Fri
Oct 29
$64Avanti West Coast
$8Flixbus
Sat
Oct 30
$41Avanti West Coast
$10Flixbus
Tue
Nov 2
$34Avanti West Coast
$5Flixbus

The fastest trains from Birmingham to Watford

Showing times and prices for Oct 29

Fastest Journey

1 h 7 m

Average

1 h 24 m

Trains per day

13

Distance

138 km

Of the 13 trains that leave Birmingham for Watford every day 7 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct trains cover the 138 km distance in an average of 1 h 24 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 1 h 7 m .

The slowest trains will take 1 h 42 m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.

Fastest
08:10AMBirmingham New Street1h07 09:17AMWatford Junction
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$641One-way
11:50AMBirmingham New Street1h09 12:59PMWatford Junction
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$641One-way
12:50PMBirmingham New Street1h09 01:59PMWatford Junction
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$411One-way
01:50PMBirmingham New Street1h09 02:59PMWatford Junction
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$411One-way
08:50AMBirmingham New Street1h09 09:59AMWatford Junction
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$641One-way

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Train Information to Watford from Birmingham

distanceDistance85 miles (137 km)
durationAverage train duration1 h 9 min
priceAverage train ticket price$51 (€41)
frequencyTrain frequency25 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 25 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersAvanti West Coast or West Midlands Railway

Trains from Birmingham to Watford cover the 85 miles (137 km) long route taking on average 1 h 9 min with our travel partners like Avanti West Coast or West Midlands Railway. Normally, there are 25 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this route for as low as $34 (€28), but the average price of train tickets is $51 (€41). Travelers depart most frequently from Birmingham New Street and arrive in Watford Junction.

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FAQs
How much does a cheap train to Watford from Birmingham cost?
Looking to save money on your trip? Omio customers have found the cheapest train to Watford from Birmingham for the next 7 days starting from $34 (€28)  one way.
What is the cost of a train from Birmingham to Watford?
If you are looking to book your train ticket in the next 7 days, you can expect the Birmingham to Watford train to cost on average $51 (€41)  one way.
How far is Watford from Birmingham by train?
The train distance from Birmingham to Watford is around 85 miles (137 km).
What is the Birmingham to Watford train travel time?
The Birmingham to Watford train duration is on average 1 h 9 min, which is to be expected when traveling 85 miles (137 km) to Watford from Birmingham. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays.
What station does the train from Birmingham to Watford depart from? Which Watford train station do I come into from Birmingham?

When departing from Birmingham, you have various train station options to start your journey from including Birmingham New Street and Birmingham Moor Street. When arriving in Watford, you can end your route in train stations like Watford Junction, Watford High Street and Watford North.

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

Where is the departure train station in Birmingham located? Where is the arrival train station in Watford located?

You can find the most popular departure train station for this trip, Birmingham New Street, located approximately 0 mile (s) / 0 km from the city center of Birmingham. The most popular arrival train station in Watford, called Watford Junction, is located around 0 mile (s) / 0 km away from its city center.

Which train providers can get me from Birmingham to Watford?
For the best Birmingham to Watford train to buy, you can travel safely and comfortably with Avanti West Coast or West Midlands Railway. However, it's always good to check all possible train providers with services between Birmingham and Watford to compare what amenities they may offer.
Are there any nonstop train services from Birmingham to Watford?
Yes, there are 25 direct trains per day from Birmingham to Watford. You can look to travel with Avanti West Coast  without needing to transfer at another stop in between. Taking a direct train tends to save you time getting you to your destination, so it's worth paying attention to this when booking a ticket for this route.
How many train services are there from Birmingham to Watford a day?
The average number of trains departing Birmingham for Watford is 25 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
When is the earliest train from Birmingham to Watford? When is the last train from Birmingham to Watford?
You can take the earliest train from Birmingham to Watford at 7: 50 AM   or take the last train from Birmingham to Watford leaving at 9: 50 AM. Look for the latest Birmingham to Watford train schedules on Omio and book the best time to take the train for this journey.
How early should I book train tickets from Birmingham to Watford to score the best deals?
You can find trains from Birmingham to Watford to cost on average $51 (€41) one way if you book within the next 7 days. But we recommend buying train tickets in advance to score the best deals and save money on your journey. You’ll see tickets for the Birmingham to Watford train generally on sale a few months before the planned travel date.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Birmingham
Watford
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 Watford.
Amenities at station
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ParkingParking
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ticketOfficeHours
Ticket office hours
Sun: 07: 30 - 23: 00 | Mon - Sat: 05: 15 - 23: 00
Connections to/from station
Train lines: West Midlands, CrossCountry, Avanti West Coast, Transport for Wales
Bus lines: N5, N6, N8, 4, 9, 23, 45, 50, 61, X51, X70