Dover to Birmingham train

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Cheap train tickets and times from Dover to Birmingham

Showing times and prices for Jun 19


Fastest Journey

3 h 6 m


3 h 41 m

Trains per day



266 km

Cheap train tickets from Dover to start from $77 with an average ticket price of $89.

The fastest train from Dover to takes 3h 6m in comparison to an average duration of 3h 41m and covers a distance of 266 km.

2 trains that leave Dover for every day with 2 travelling directly.

Avanti West Coast
0 transfers
Chiltern Railways
0 transfers

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Overview: Train from Dover to Birmingham

distanceDistance165 miles (266 km)
durationAverage train duration3 h 6 min
priceAverage train ticket price$94 (€82)
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain companiesVirgin Trains, Chiltern Railways or Southeastern

Trains from Dover to Birmingham cover the 165 miles (266 km) long route taking on average 3 h 6 min with our travel partners like Virgin Trains, Chiltern Railways or Southeastern. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this journey for as low as $48 (€42), but the average price of train tickets is $94 (€82). Travelers depart most frequently from Dover Priory and arrive in Birmingham New Street.

Train companies: Virgin Trains, Chiltern Railways and Southeastern from Dover to Birmingham trains

Find the best trains to Birmingham from Dover with Omio's travel partners Virgin Trains, Chiltern Railways and Southeastern from $54 (€47). We can find you the best deals, schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the best route.

Avanti West Coast is a train company based in the United Kingdom. It operates high-speed trains between London and major cities in the UK, including Birmingham, Manchester, Liverpool, Glasgow and Edinburgh. The company offers a range of ticket types, including Standard, First Class and Advance tickets. Onboard facilities include free Wi-Fi, power sockets, comfortable seating and a range of food and drinks. The most popular routes for Avanti West Coast are London to Birmingham, London to Manchester and London to Glasgow. The company operates a fleet of Pendolino and Super Voyager trains, which offer a smooth and comfortable journey.

Dover to Birmingham train information with Virgin Trains:

  • Average Duration: 3 h 48 min
  • Cheapest Price: $54

FAQs: Trains from Dover to Birmingham

FAQs: Travel by train from Dover 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 Dover to Birmingham.
Cheap train tickets from Dover to Birmingham can start from as little as $48 (€42) when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Dover to Birmingham is $94 (€82); however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
The average journey time by train from Dover to Birmingham is 3 h 6 min   to travel the 165 mile (266 km) long journey. Journey times can vary on weekends and holidays, so use our Journey Planner to search for a specific date.
The first train from Dover to Birmingham leaves at 4: 38 AM. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Dover to Birmingham leaves at 5: 58 PM.
Take the Dover to Birmingham train with Virgin Trains, Chiltern Railways or Southeastern. However, it's always good to check out all possible train providers for the journey between Dover and Birmingham as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.

When departing from Dover, you have various train station options to start your trip from including Dover Priory and Dover, Town Centre (Pencester Rd). When arriving in Birmingham, you can end your route in train stations like Birmingham New Street, Birmingham Moor Street and Birmingham International.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Dover Priory, which is located around 1.6 miles (2.5 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Birmingham New Street, located 1.7 miles (2.7 km) away from the city centre.

A trip to Birmingham from Dover is worth doing but not as a day trip with a journey time of 3 h 6 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
The cheapest month to travel from Dover to Birmingham by train is October.
You have options as you can travel to Birmingham from Dover 2 different ways: bus or train.

Important Stations and Airports in Dover and Birmingham

Dover Priory is the most popular Dover 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 Dover for your trip to Birmingham.
Amenities at station
Phone Number
+44 3303339232
Public transit options for Dover Priory
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Station forecourt
Dover, Town Centre (Pencester Rd)

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