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Cheap train tickets and times from Gatwick Airport (GTW) to Birmingham International (BHI)

Showing times and prices for Jun 17

Cheapest

Fastest Journey

2 h 20 m

Average

2 h 36 m

Trains per day

2

Distance

180 km

Cheap train tickets from Gatwick Airport (GTW) to start from $50 with an average ticket price of $64.

The fastest train from Gatwick Airport (GTW) to takes 2h 20m in comparison to an average duration of 2h 36m and covers a distance of 180 km.

2 trains that leave Gatwick Airport (GTW) for every day with 2 travelling directly.

Avanti West Coast
08:25AM2h20
Gatwick Airport (GTW)
10:45AMBirmingham International (BHI)
$501One-way
0 transfers
Southern
08:43AM2h53
Gatwick Airport (GTW)
11:36AMBirmingham International (BHI)
$781One-way
0 transfers

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Overview: Train from Gatwick Airport (GTW) to Birmingham International (BHI)

distanceDistance111 miles (179 km)
durationAverage train duration2 h 20 min
priceAverage train ticket price$84 (€73)
frequencyTrain frequency25 a day
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain companiesVirgin Trains, Great Western Rail, CrossCountry, Southern or Thameslink

Trains from Gatwick Airport (GTW) to Birmingham International (BHI) cover the 111 miles (179 km) long trip taking on average 2 h 20 min with our travel partners like Virgin Trains, Great Western Rail, CrossCountry, Southern or Thameslink. Normally, there are 25 trains operating per day. While the average ticket price for this route costs around $84 (€73), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $45 (€40). Travelers depart most frequently from Gatwick Airport and arrive in Birmingham International.

Train providers: Virgin Trains, Great Western Rail and CrossCountry from Gatwick Airport (GTW) to Birmingham International (BHI) trains

Buy your official Virgin Trains, Great Western Rail and CrossCountry train tickets from Gatwick Airport (GTW) to Birmingham International (BHI) from $50 (€44) with Omio. Find train times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies to compare and book the most convenient 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.

Virgin Trains from Gatwick Airport (GTW) to Birmingham International (BHI) train information:

  • Average Duration: 2 h 20 min
  • Cheapest Price: $50

FAQs: Trains from Gatwick Airport (GTW) to Birmingham International (BHI)

FAQs: Travel by train from Gatwick Airport (GTW) to Birmingham International (BHI) 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 Gatwick Airport (GTW) to Birmingham International (BHI).
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Cheap train tickets from Gatwick Airport (GTW) to Birmingham International (BHI) can start from as little as $45 (€40) when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Gatwick Airport (GTW) to Birmingham International (BHI) is $84 (€73); however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
On average the Gatwick Airport (GTW) to Birmingham International (BHI) train travel time is 2 h 20 min   for the 111 mile (179 km) long route, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Gatwick Airport (GTW) to Birmingham International (BHI) leaves at 4: 50 AM. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Gatwick Airport (GTW) to Birmingham International (BHI) leaves at 5: 43 PM.
There are 25 trains a day from Gatwick Airport (GTW) to Birmingham International (BHI) which require at least one change with Virgin Trains, Great Western Rail, CrossCountry, Southern or Thameslink. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer trains.
Take the Gatwick Airport (GTW) to Birmingham International (BHI) train with Virgin Trains, Great Western Rail, CrossCountry, Southern or Thameslink. However, it's always good to check out all possible train providers for the trip between Gatwick Airport (GTW) and Birmingham International (BHI) as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Gatwick Airport, which is located around 29.3 miles (47.2 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Birmingham International, located 10.9 miles (17.6 km) away from the city centre.

A trip to Birmingham International (BHI) from Gatwick Airport (GTW) is worth doing but not as a day trip with a journey time of 2 h 20 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
The cheapest month for a train from Gatwick Airport (GTW) to Birmingham International (BHI) is November.
You have options as you can travel to Birmingham International (BHI) from Gatwick Airport (GTW) 2 different ways: train or bus.

Trains departing from Gatwick Airport

Distance from Gatwick Airport to city center
Distance from Gatwick Airport to city center
29.3 miles (47.2 km)
Ticket Office Hours
Ticket Office Hours
24/7
How to get to this station?
How to get to this station?
Bus lines: GH1, 17, 18
Train lines: Thameslink, Brighton Main Line, Gatwick Express, Redhill Line, Mainline East, Mainline West
Onward travel information: Available from airport.
Location for Rail Replacement Services: The upper level of the bus station
Nearest Airport
Nearest Airport
London Gatwick Airport
1 miles (1 km)
How to get to nearest airport?
How to get to nearest airport?
The airport can be reached from the station by public transit in 5 minutes via the inter-terminal shuttle.
Amenities at station
Wifi
Wifi
Free Wi-Fi in the station.
ATM
ATM
Located outside the station as well as on concourse.
Taxi
Taxi
Taxi: Taxis are located in the South Terminal bus Station, about 200 yards from station concourse through airport complex
Lockers
Lockers
Provided by Excess Baggage Co located in the North Terminal, open daily from 06: 00 until 18: 00.
Dining
Dining
Costa Coffee | KFC | McDonald's
Car Rentals
Car Rentals
Enterprise | Alamo | Hertz | SIXT | Europcar | Avis
Information Desk
Information Desk
Located inside the main terminal.
Accessibility
Accessibility
Escalators, elevators, induction loop, accessible ticket machines, impaired mobility set down, wheelchair ramp for train access, accessible toilets, accessible booking office.

Trains arriving to Birmingham International

Distance from Birmingham International to city center
Distance from Birmingham International to city center
10.9 miles (17.6 km)
How to get to this station?
How to get to this station?
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Rail replacement coach services can be found at the front of the station opposite the entrance to the long stay car park.
Amenities at station
Wifi
Wifi
ATM
ATM
Shopping
Shopping
Dining
Dining
Car Rentals
Car Rentals
Hertz | Avis | Enterprise | Europcar | Sixt | Green Motion | Inter rent
Information Desk
Information Desk
Information available from staff: Yes - from help point, Yes - from information point, Yes - from ticket office | Passenger Information Systems: Departure screens, Announcements, Arrival screens
Accessibility
Accessibility
Staff help available: Yes | Step free access coverage: Yes | Step free access note: This station has step-free access to all platforms / the platform | Accessible car park equipment: Wheelchair users can use car park equipment at this station unaided | Accessible ticket machines: There are accessible ticket machines at this station | Accessible toilets: Yes | Ramp for train access: Yes | Wheelchairs available: Yes | Impaired mobility set down / pick up points available: Yes

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