Durham to Birmingham train

Cheap train tickets from Durham to Birmingham

Showing times and prices for Sep 30

Cheapest

118

Average

138

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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06:53AMDurham3h11 10:04AMBirmingham New Street
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1181One-way
08:54AMDurham3h10 12:04PMBirmingham New Street
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1421One-way
07:53AMDurham3h15 11:08AMBirmingham New Street
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1421One-way
08:48AMDurham2h39 11:27AMBirmingham New Street
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1421One-way
09:55AMDurham3h13 01:08PMBirmingham New Street
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1451One-way

Train schedule from Durham to Birmingham

Showing trains for tomorrow, Friday, September 30
06:53AMDurham3h11 10:04AMBirmingham New Street
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07:53AMDurham3h15 11:08AMBirmingham New Street
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08:48AMDurham2h39 11:27AMBirmingham New Street
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08:54AMDurham3h10 12:04PMBirmingham New Street
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09:55AMDurham3h13 01:08PMBirmingham New Street
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Fastest train times from Durham to Birmingham

Showing times and prices for Sep 30

Fastest Journey

2 h 39 m

Average

3 h 5 m

Trains per day

5

Distance

256 km

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.

Fastest
08:48AMDurham2h39 11:27AMBirmingham New Street
0 transfers
1421One-way
08:54AMDurham3h10 12:04PMBirmingham New Street
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1421One-way
06:53AMDurham3h11 10:04AMBirmingham New Street
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1181One-way
09:55AMDurham3h13 01:08PMBirmingham New Street
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1451One-way
07:53AMDurham3h15 11:08AMBirmingham New Street
0 transfers
1421One-way

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Overview: Train from Durham to Birmingham

distanceDistance159 miles (256 km)
durationAverage train duration2 h 39 min
priceAverage train ticket price$118 (€115)
changesDirect trainYes
carriersTrain providersCross 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.

Train companies: CrossCountry from Durham to Birmingham trains

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

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!

  • Average Price: $63

Travel Tips: Trains from Durham 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 Durham to Birmingham.
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Omio customers have found cheap train tickets to Birmingham from Durham for as low as $63 (€62)  for the next 7 days.
If you are looking to purchase your train ticket in the next 7 days, you can expect the Durham to Birmingham train to cost on average $118 (€115)  one way.
The distance between Durham and Birmingham by train is approximately 159 miles (256 km).
On average the Durham to Birmingham train time is 2 h 39 min  covering the 159 miles (256 km) long route, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.

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.

For the trip from Durham to Birmingham you can take a train with Cross Country. Be sure to check out all possible train companies that offer services between Durham and Birmingham on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
Yes, there are direct trains from Durham to Birmingham, and you can find a direct train for this journey with Cross Country  on Omio. It's worth paying attention to when you purchase your train ticket as direct services tend to offer more convenience and save you time getting to your destination.
The first Durham to Birmingham train departs at 5: 43 AM   and the last train from Durham to Birmingham leaves at 6: 55 PM. Check out the most up-to-date train schedule from Durham to Birmingham on Omio and find the best time to travel to your destination.
The price of a one way train ticket from Durham to Birmingham is on average $118 (€115) if you purchase 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 providers offering this journey. In general, you can find train tickets from Durham to Birmingham available a few months in advance.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Durham
Birmingham
The major railway station for departures from Durham is Durham. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Durham for your journey between Durham and Birmingham.
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Location for Rail Replacement Services: Pick Up / Drop Off in the station car park.

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