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Overview: Train from Darlington to Birmingham

distanceDistance141 miles (228 km)
durationAverage train duration2 h 21 min
priceAverage train ticket price$93 (€78)
frequencyTrain frequency12 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 12 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersCross Country

Trains from Darlington to Birmingham cover the 141 miles (228 km) long journey taking on average 2 h 21 min with our travel partners like Cross Country. Normally, there are 12 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this trip for as low as $63 (€53), but the average price of train tickets is $93 (€78). Travelers depart most frequently from Darlington and arrive in Birmingham New Street.

Train providers: CrossCountry from Darlington to Birmingham trains

For as little as $63 (€53) you can travel by train from Darlington to Birmingham with CrossCountry. Omio will show you the best deals, schedules and tickets available for this route.


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

If you’re looking for a smooth and easy train from Darlington to Birmingham, check Omio for CrossCountry trains offering this route. Whether you are looking for the fastest, earliest or cheapest train to take for this 141 miles (228 km) trip to Birmingham from Darlington, Omio makes it easier than ever to find CrossCountry trains at affordable prices, and you can also quickly book train tickets online. Check the current CrossCountry train schedules for your ideal departure and arrival times, compare the best route between Darlington and Birmingham as well as relevant ticket information (such as baggage allowance and amenities offered onboard), and book your CrossCountry train on Omio. If you search for trains between Darlington and Birmingham in the Omio app, you can quickly see if the CrossCountry tickets are mobile tickets, making it convenient for you to go paperless when traveling. With prices for CrossCountry trains from Darlington to Birmingham starting at $63 (€53), buy your official CrossCountry tickets with Omio online quickly and easily!

Darlington to Birmingham train information with CrossCountry:

  • Average Duration: 3 h 27 min
  • Average Price: $63
  • CrossCountry frequency: 12 a day

CrossCountry has updated its ticket policies due to the coronavirus. Keep these in mind when booking your CrossCountry tickets from Darlington to Birmingham and when traveling by train:

  • 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 Darlington 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 Darlington to Birmingham.

What is the price of the cheapest train from Darlington to Birmingham?

Train tickets to Birmingham from Darlington for some dates and times can be found for as cheap as $63 (€53)  one way in the next 7 days.

What is the price of a train ticket to Birmingham from Darlington?

If you are looking to buy your train ticket in the next 7 days, you can expect the Darlington to Birmingham train to cost on average $93 (€78)  one way.

What is the distance to Birmingham from Darlington by train?

You should expect to travel around 141 miles (228 km)  to Birmingham from Darlington by train.

How long is the train to Birmingham from Darlington?

On average the Darlington to Birmingham train time is 2 h 21 min  covering the 141 miles (228 km) long route, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.

What station does the train from Darlington to Birmingham depart from? Which Birmingham train station do I come into from Darlington?

Omio customers traveling this route depart most frequently from Darlington   and arrive in Birmingham New Street.

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

Passengers board the train most frequently from Darlington, which is located around 0.2 miles (406 m) away from the city center, and they get off the train at Birmingham New Street, located 0.2 miles (399 m) away from the city center.

Which train companies can get me from Darlington to Birmingham?

For the trip from Darlington to Birmingham you can take a train with Cross Country. Be sure to check out all possible train companies that offer services between Darlington and Birmingham on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.

How many train services are there between Darlington and Birmingham a day?

On average, there are 12 trains a day from Darlington to Birmingham. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.

How far in advance should I buy a train ticket from Darlington to Birmingham to get the best deals?

The price of a one way train ticket from Darlington to Birmingham is on average $93 (€78) if you buy within the next 7 days. But we recommend booking tickets before your planned travel date to find the best prices for trains from all possible train companies offering this trip. In general, you can find train tickets to Birmingham from Darlington available a few months in advance.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

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