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.
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2 h 39 m
3 h 5 m
Trains per day
Of the 5 trains that leave Durham for Birmingham every day 5 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
|Distance||159 miles (256 km)|
|Average train duration||2 h 39 min|
|Average train ticket price||$118 (€115)|
|Train providers||Cross Country|
Trains from Durham to Birmingham cover the 159 miles (256 km) long journey taking on average 2 h 39 min with our travel partners like Cross Country. There are direct train services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around $118 (€115), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $63 (€62). Travelers depart most frequently from Durham and arrive in Birmingham New Street.
CrossCountry trains will get you from Durham to Birmingham from $63 (€62). With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best train times and tickets for your trip.
CrossCountry is a fast speed train company in the United Kingdom and for your next train between Durham and Birmingham you can choose between Standard Class and First Class tickets on Omio.
Omio helps you find the perfect Durham - Birmingham train with CrossCountry. Whether you are searching for the fastest, earliest or cheapest train to Birmingham from Durham, Omio shows you CrossCountry current train schedules, tickets, prices and other travel information (such as baggage allowance and amenities onboard) to help you find the best train ticket for your upcoming Durham to Birmingham route. You can expect to travel around 159 miles (256 km) to Birmingham from Durham on a train with CrossCountry. Once you are ready, buy your one-way CrossCountry tickets between Durham and Birmingham starting as low as $63 (€62) if you book in advance. If you use the Omio app to book your ticket, you can check straight away to see if it's a mobile ticket so that you can go paperless when traveling by train instead of purchasing tickets at the train station in person. So, book your tickets with ease and comfort online and enjoy a smooth journey with CrossCountry!
Omio customers traveling this route book their trains from Durham to Birmingham New Street.
Passengers booking this trip most frequently board their trains from Durham and need to travel around 0.3 miles (533 m) from the city center to get to this train station.
Passengers arriving in Birmingham most often arrive at Birmingham New Street and need to travel around 1.6 miles (2.6 km) from this train station to the city center.
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