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 York will cost around $ 109 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 106.
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2 h 27 m
2 h 52 m
Trains per day
Of the 5 trains that leave Birmingham for York every day 3 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
These direct trains cover the 173 km distance in an average of 2 h 52 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 2 h 27 m .
The slowest trains will take 3 h 43 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.
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Omio customers traveling this route book their trains from Birmingham New Street to York.
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 York, called York, is located around 0.4 miles (607 m) away from its city center.
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