Edinburgh Waverley to Birmingham New Street train

Cheap train tickets from Edinburgh Waverley to Birmingham New Street

Showing times and prices for Oct 03

Cheapest

64

Average

114

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.

Avanti West Coast
07:52AMEdinburgh Waverley4h13 12:05PMBirmingham New Street
0 transfers
641One-way
Avanti West Coast
09:52AMEdinburgh Waverley4h23 02:15PMBirmingham New Street
0 transfers
941One-way
Avanti West Coast
03:52PMEdinburgh Waverley4h12 08:04PMBirmingham New Street
0 transfers
1231One-way
Cross Country
08:05AMEdinburgh Waverley4h59 01:04PMBirmingham New Street
0 transfers
1761One-way

Train schedule from Edinburgh Waverley to Birmingham New Street

Showing trains for tomorrow, Monday, October 3
Avanti West Coast
07:52AMEdinburgh Waverley4h13 12:05PMBirmingham New Street
0 transfers
Cross Country
08:05AMEdinburgh Waverley4h59 01:04PMBirmingham New Street
0 transfers
Avanti West Coast
09:52AMEdinburgh Waverley4h23 02:15PMBirmingham New Street
0 transfers
Avanti West Coast
03:52PMEdinburgh Waverley4h12 08:04PMBirmingham New Street
0 transfers

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Fastest train times from Edinburgh Waverley to Birmingham New Street

Showing times and prices for Oct 03

Fastest Journey

4 h 12 m

Average

4 h 26 m

Trains per day

4

Distance

395 km

Of the 4 trains that leave Edinburgh Waverley for Birmingham New Street every day 4 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Avanti West Coast
03:52PMEdinburgh Waverley4h12 08:04PMBirmingham New Street
0 transfers
1231One-way
Avanti West Coast
07:52AMEdinburgh Waverley4h13 12:05PMBirmingham New Street
0 transfers
641One-way
Avanti West Coast
09:52AMEdinburgh Waverley4h23 02:15PMBirmingham New Street
0 transfers
941One-way
Cross Country
08:05AMEdinburgh Waverley4h59 01:04PMBirmingham New Street
0 transfers
1761One-way

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Overview: Train from Edinburgh Waverley to Birmingham New Street

distanceDistance245 miles (395 km)
durationAverage train duration4 h 13 min
priceAverage train ticket price$56 (€53)
frequencyTrain frequency18 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 18 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersCross Country or Avanti West Coast

Trains from Edinburgh Waverley to Birmingham New Street cover the 245 miles (395 km) long route taking on average 4 h 13 min with our travel partners like Cross Country or Avanti West Coast. Normally, there are 18 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this trip for as low as $56 (€53), but the average price of train tickets is $56 (€53). Travelers depart most frequently from Edinburgh Waverley and arrive in Birmingham New Street.

Train providers: CrossCountry from Edinburgh Waverley to Birmingham New Street trains

Find the best trains to Birmingham New Street from Edinburgh Waverley with Omio's travel partners CrossCountry from $56 (€53). We can find you the best deals, schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the best trip.

CrossCountry

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

Looking for trains from Edinburgh Waverley to Birmingham New Street? CrossCountry is one of the best companies to travel with on the 245 miles (395 km) trip between Edinburgh Waverley and Birmingham New Street. As an official travel partner of CrossCountry, Omio quickly shows you the latest CrossCountry train schedules and timetables, tickets and offers (such as baggage allowance and amenities provided onboard), travel information, and prices so that you can check for ideal departure and arrival times, compare the fastest Edinburgh Waverley to Birmingham New Street routes, find the best amenities to make your trip smooth and easy, and buy the most affordable CrossCountry train tickets that fit your budget. If you use the Omio app to search for trains to Birmingham New Street from Edinburgh Waverley, you can quickly see if the CrossCountry ticket is a mobile ticket, making it easy for you to go paperless when taking a train. Once you’re ready, book your Edinburgh Waverley - Birmingham New Street train now on Omio quickly and easily and enjoy your upcoming trip with CrossCountry!

Edinburgh Waverley to Birmingham New Street train information with CrossCountry:

  • Average Duration: 5 h 1 min
  • CrossCountry frequency: 11 a day

Travel Tips: Trains from Edinburgh Waverley to Birmingham New Street

Travel Tips: Travel by train to Birmingham New Street 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 Edinburgh Waverley to Birmingham New Street.
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Omio customers have found the cheapest trains from Edinburgh Waverley to Birmingham New Street to cost as little as $56 (€53)  in the next 7 days.
The Edinburgh Waverley to Birmingham New Street train ticket price is on average $56 (€53)  if you are looking to book your tickets for this trip in the next week.
The distance to Birmingham New Street from Edinburgh Waverley by train is approximately 245 miles (395 km).
On average the Edinburgh Waverley to Birmingham New Street train time is 4 h 13 min  covering the 245 miles (395 km) long route, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.

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

Passengers booking this route most frequently board their trains from Edinburgh Waverley and need to travel around 0.4 miles (660 m) from the city center to get to this train station.

Passengers arriving in Birmingham New Street 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.

When taking a train from Edinburgh Waverley to Birmingham New Street, you can count on Cross Country or Avanti West Coast for the best way to get you to Birmingham New Street. You can also check all possible train providers who offer a service from Edinburgh Waverley to Birmingham New Street and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.
On average, there are 18 trains a day from Edinburgh Waverley to Birmingham New Street. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
You can take the earliest train from Edinburgh Waverley to Birmingham New Street at 7: 06 AM   or take the last train from Edinburgh Waverley to Birmingham New Street leaving at 5: 52 PM. Look for the latest Edinburgh Waverley to Birmingham New Street train schedules on Omio and book the best time to take the train for this route.
If you book a train ticket from Edinburgh Waverley to Birmingham New Street within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $56 (€53) one way. However, we recommend booking your train in advance to get access to the best prices. Train tickets to Birmingham New Street from Edinburgh Waverley are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.

Trains departing from Edinburgh Waverley

Distance from Edinburgh Waverley to city center
Distance from Edinburgh Waverley to city center
0.4 miles (660 m)
Ticket Office Hours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Sat: 05: 00 - 23: 59 | Sun: 07: 00 - 23: 59
How to get to this station?
How to get to this station?
Bus lines: 22, 30, 33, X22, X25, X37
Train lines: Avanti West Coast, Caledonian Sleeper, CrossCountry, LNER, ScotRail, Transpennine Express
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Buses pick up/drop off on Waterloo Place, pick up across from Apex Hotel and drop off outside the Apex Hotel.
Metro: No metro available.
Nearest Airport
Nearest Airport
Edinburgh Airport
7 miles (12 km)
How to get to nearest airport?
How to get to nearest airport?
There is a direct tram from St Andrew Square that goes between the airport and the train station for 35 minutes. You can also opt to ride the Airlink 100 bus for 28 minutes.
Amenities at station
Wifi
Wifi
Free public Wi-Fi available.
ATM
ATM
There are a few ATM machines around the station.
Taxi
Taxi
Taxi: Nearest Taxi Ranks are on Market St and Waverley Bridge outside the station. | Accessible taxis: Taxi ranks are located on Waverley Bridge and also Market Street. Market Street can be accessed step free via available lifts.
Lockers
Lockers
You can leave luggage at Excessive Baggage Company on Platform 2.
Parking
Parking
Opening Hours: 24/7 Parking space: 509 (including 16 handicapped spaces) Parking Pricing: Free for the first 40 minutes | £8. 50 up to 3 hours | £12. 00 up to 5 hours | £17. 50 up to 10 hours | £22. 00 up to 24 hours
Shopping
Shopping
Type of shops available: Wide range of shops Passport Photo Booth
Dining
Dining
Bagel Factory | Burger King | Caffè Nero | Costa Coffee | JD Wetherspoon | The Pasty Shop | The Beer House | M& S | Pret a Manger
Car Rentals
Car Rentals
Europcar | Enterprise
Information Desk
Information Desk
Information booths are located on the concourse.
Accessibility
Accessibility
Entrances are step free. Station is equipped with an elevator. Staffed with guide communicators for the deaf. Tactile warning strips are on the platform edges for the blind.

Trains arriving to Birmingham New Street

Distance from Birmingham New Street to city center
Distance from Birmingham New Street to city center
2.6 km
Ticket Office Hours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Sat: 05: 15 - 23: 00 | Sun: 07: 30 - 23: 00
How to get to this station?
How to get to this station?
Bus lines: N5, N6, N8, 4, 9, 23, 45, 50, 61, X51, X70
Train lines: West Midlands, CrossCountry, Avanti West Coast, Transport for Wales
Onward travel information: There are nearby bus stops on Smallbrook Queensway and Hill Street Most buses are wheelchair accessible. ********************************************************************************************************** For information go to the local travel information office by the Stephenson Street entrance. Alternatively, visit Transport for West Midlands, or call 0121 214 7214.
Nearest Airport
Nearest Airport
Birmingham International Airport
9 miles (15 km)
How to get to nearest airport?
How to get to nearest airport?
You can take a direct train for 10 minutes from the station to the airport with Avanti West Coast, West Midlands or CrossCountry.
Amenities at station
Wifi
Wifi
Pay as you go Wi-Fi is available from Sky Wi-Fi The Cloud.
ATM
ATM
ATM machines are located on the paid concourse.
Taxi
Taxi
Taxi: Taxis drop off with the'drop & go' in the Hill Street entrance. The taxi rank is on Navigation Street (Stephenson Street / Victoria Square exit). For more information visit Traintaxi | Accessible taxis: Taxis drop off within the'drop & go' off the Hill Street entrance. The taxi rank is on Navigation Street (Stephenson Street / Victoria Square exit). All taxis are accessible with manual wheelchairs, most are accessible with electric wheelchairs. For more information visit Traintaxi
Lockers
Lockers
You can leave bags with Excess Baggage Co inside the entrance off Hill Street.
Parking
Parking
Opening Hours: 24/7 Parking space: 34 Parking Pricing: £2. 00 per 40 minutes | £12. 00 per 4 hours
Shopping
Shopping
Type of shops available: Boots located on the main concourse, before the ticket barrier Camden Food located beyond the ticket barrier Costa located beyond the ticket barrier next to Platform 5b escalator Funky Pigeon located beyond the ticket barrier between Platform escalators 9-10 M& S Food located on the main concourse Mi Casa Burritos located beyond the ticket barrier next to Platform 9 escalator The Pasty Shop located beyond the ticket barrier next to Platform 7 escalator W H Smith located on the main concourse, before the ticket barrier
Dining
Dining
All Bar One | Leon | Caffè Nero | Five Guys | Krispy Kreme | The Pasty Shop | Upper Crust | Wasabi | Starbucks | Hotel Chocolat
Car Rentals
Car Rentals
Avis | British Rental Car
Information Desk
Information Desk
In the middle of the station.
Accessibility
Accessibility
Step-free access in the whole station and ramps available for train access. All platforms have elevators and escalators.

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