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Cheap train tickets and times from Birmingham to Watford

Showing times and prices for May 27

Cheapest

Fastest Journey

1 h 57 m

Average

2 h 17 m

Trains per day

5

Distance

138 km

Cheap train tickets from Birmingham to start from $13 with an average ticket price of $35.

The fastest train from Birmingham to takes 1h 57m in comparison to an average duration of 2h 17m and covers a distance of 138 km.

5 trains that leave Birmingham for every day with 5 travelling directly.

West Midlands Railway
03:36PM1h57
Birmingham
05:33PMWatford
$131One-way
0 transfers
Avanti West Coast
07:47PM2h26
Birmingham
10:13PMWatford
$271One-way
0 transfers
West Midlands Railway
11:36AM2h11
Birmingham
01:47PMWatford
$271One-way
0 transfers
West Midlands Railway
10:36AM2h11
Birmingham
12:47PMWatford
$431One-way
0 transfers
West Midlands Railway
06:36AM2h40
Birmingham
09:16AMWatford
$671One-way
0 transfers

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Overview: Train from Birmingham to Watford

distanceDistance85 miles (137 km)
durationAverage train duration1 h 12 min
priceAverage train ticket price$35 (€30)
frequencyTrain frequency13 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 12 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesWest Midlands Trains or Virgin Trains

Trains from Birmingham to Watford cover the 85 miles (137 km) long trip taking on average 1 h 12 min with our travel partners like West Midlands Trains or Virgin Trains. Normally, there are 13 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around $35 (€30), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $13 (€11). Travelers depart most frequently from Birmingham New Street and arrive in Watford Junction.

FAQs: Trains from Birmingham to Watford

FAQs: Travel by train from Birmingham to Watford 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 Watford.
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from Birmingham to Watford can start from as little as $13 (€11) when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Birmingham to Watford is $35 (€30); however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
The train time to Watford from Birmingham is on average 1 h 12 min   for the 85 mile (137 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go from Birmingham to Watford by train can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Birmingham to Watford leaves at 4: 35 AM. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Birmingham to Watford leaves at 8: 36 PM.
Yes, it is possible to travel from Birmingham to Watford without having to change trains with West Midlands Trains or Virgin Trains. There are 12 direct trains from Birmingham to Watford each day. There may be fewer direct services available on weekends or holidays.
Take the Birmingham to Watford train with West Midlands Trains or Virgin Trains. However, it's always good to check out all possible train companies for the trip to Watford from Birmingham as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 8: 36 PM.

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

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 Watford Junction, located 1.1 miles (1.7 km) away from the city centre.

A day trip to Watford from Birmingham is worth doing with a journey time of 1 h 12 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
The cheapest month for a train from Birmingham to Watford is January.
You have options as you can travel to Watford from Birmingham 2 different ways: train or bus.

Important Stations and Airports in Birmingham and Watford

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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.
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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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