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Overview: Train from Boston to Birmingham

distanceDistance85 miles (137 km)
durationAverage train duration3 h 3 min
priceAverage train ticket price$38 (€34)
changesDirect trainYes
carriersTrain providersCross Country or East Midlands Railway

Trains from Boston to Birmingham cover the 85 miles (137 km) long journey taking on average 3 h 3 min with our travel partners like Cross Country or East Midlands Railway. There are direct train services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this route for as low as $30 (€27), but the average price of train tickets is $38 (€34). Travelers depart most frequently from Boston and arrive in Birmingham New Street.

Train companies: CrossCountry from Boston to Birmingham trains

You can travel by train between Boston and Birmingham with CrossCountry for as low as $30 (€27). When you search for schedules and tickets, Omio will show you the best trip.


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

It’s easy to book your CrossCountry train ticket between Boston and Birmingham online with Omio! Simply check the current CrossCountry train schedules for your ideal departure and arrival times, compare the best route from Boston to Birmingham as well as relevant travel information (such as baggage allowance and amenities offered onboard) for that train and book cheap CrossCountry train tickets online. Prices for CrossCountry trains to Birmingham from Boston start at $33 (€30) one-way if you book in advance, and you can expect to travel around 85 miles (137 km). If you search for CrossCountry trains in the Omio app, you can check straight away if the CrossCountry tickets are mobile tickets, which makes it easier than ever to go paperless when traveling by train to Birmingham from Boston. Let Omio do all the work for you finding the best Boston to Birmingham CrossCountry train ticket so you can enjoy a smooth and comfortable journey!

  • Average Price: $33

CrossCountry has the following ticket policies due to COVID-19, which you should be aware of when booking and traveling by train to Birmingham from Boston:

  • 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 Boston to Birmingham

Travel by train to Birmingham 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 Boston to Birmingham.

How much do cheap train tickets from Boston to Birmingham cost?

Train tickets to Birmingham from Boston for some dates and times can be found for as cheap as $30 (€27)  one way in the next 7 days.

How much does it cost to take a train to Birmingham from Boston?

In the next 7 days you can expect to pay on average $38 (€34)  for a train ticket between Boston and Birmingham.

How many miles is it from Boston to Birmingham by train?

The train distance from Boston to Birmingham is around 85 miles (137 km).

How long is the train between Boston and Birmingham?

On average the Boston to Birmingham train time is 3 h 3 min  covering the 85 miles (137 km) long route, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.

What train station in Boston goes to Birmingham? What train station do I come into Birmingham from Boston?

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

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

The most popular departure train station with passengers for this route, called Boston, is located 0.3 miles (506 m) from the city center of Boston.

The most popular arrival train station, Birmingham New Street, is located 1.5 miles (2.4 km) away from the city center of Birmingham.

Which train providers can get me from Boston to Birmingham?

For the best Boston to Birmingham train to purchase, you can travel safely and comfortably with Cross Country or East Midlands Railway. However, it's always good to check all possible train companies with services to Birmingham from Boston to compare what amenities they may offer.

When does the first train depart from Boston to Birmingham? When does the last train depart from Boston to Birmingham?

You can take the earliest train from Boston to Birmingham at 8: 15 AM   or take the last train from Boston to Birmingham leaving at 7: 48 PM. Look for the latest Boston to Birmingham train schedules on Omio and book the best time to take the train for this journey.

When should I purchase the Boston to Birmingham train for the best deals on tickets?

If you purchase the Boston to Birmingham train within the next 7 days, you can find one way tickets to cost on average $38 (€34). However, booking your train ticket in advance gives you access to the best prices for trains between Boston and Birmingham. Look out for train tickets for this route to go on sale a few months before your planned departure date to find the best deals.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

The major railway station for departures from Boston is Boston. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Boston for your journey between Boston and Birmingham.