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Train Information from Gloucester to Birmingham

distanceDistance45 miles (72 km)
durationAverage train duration56 min
priceAverage train ticket price$19 (€16)
frequencyTrain frequency16 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 16 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersCross Country

Trains from Gloucester to Birmingham cover the 45 miles (72 km) long trip taking on average 56 min with our travel partners like Cross Country. Normally, there are 16 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around $19 (€16), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $16 (€14). Travelers depart most frequently from Gloucester and arrive in Birmingham New Street.

Train companies

CrossCountry trains from Gloucester to Birmingham

Travel from Gloucester to Birmingham from $16 (€14) with Omio’s train partners CrossCountry! You can find the best schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the most affordable route for you.


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

Book your CrossCountry Gloucester to Birmingham train with Omio and enjoy a smooth and relaxing journey! Check CrossCountry’s up-to-date train schedules for the ideal departure and arrival times, compare the fastest Gloucester to Birmingham routes as well as the amenities offered in the class fare you choose and buy the most affordable CrossCountry train tickets online that fit your budget. The distance between Gloucester and Birmingham is 45 miles (72 km), and the best price for a one-way Gloucester - Birmingham CrossCountry train ticket starts at $16 (€14) if you book in advance. If you would rather search for your CrossCountry ticket in the Omio app, you can quickly see if it's a mobile ticket so that you can go paperless when traveling by train. Waiting in a line at the train station to purchase your train ticket will become yesterday's news. So, book your train tickets online quickly and easily and enjoy your trip with CrossCountry!

Train information from Gloucester to Birmingham with CrossCountry:

  • Average Duration: 1 h 5 min
  • Average Price: $16
  • CrossCountry frequency: 14 a day

Read on for COVID-19 recommendations and policies for your CrossCountry train ticket between Gloucester and Birmingham:

  • Refund or voucher policy
  • If you have an Off-Peak or Anytime ticket, you can get a full refund and the £10 admin fee has been waived. Advance tickets are normally non-refundable but you can now also get a full refund if your Advance ticket was booked before 23 March 2020.
  • Cashless payments recommended
  • Online booking and check-in recommended

Travel Tips

Trains from Gloucester 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 Gloucester to Birmingham.
How much do cheap trains between Gloucester and Birmingham cost?
If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find cheap Gloucester to Birmingham trains for as little as $16 (€14)  in the next 7 days.
How much does it cost to take a train from Gloucester to Birmingham?
The Gloucester to Birmingham train ticket price is on average $19 (€16)  if you are looking to purchase your tickets for this journey in the next week.
How far is Birmingham from Gloucester by train?
The train distance from Gloucester to Birmingham is around 45 miles (72 km).
How long is the train ride from Gloucester to Birmingham?
On average the Gloucester to Birmingham train time is 56 min  covering the 45 miles (72 km) long journey, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.
When traveling by train from Gloucester to Birmingham, which train station in Gloucester do I depart from and which train station in Birmingham do I arrive in?

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

Where do I find the Gloucester train station to Birmingham? Where is the Birmingham train station?

The most popular departure train station with passengers for this route, called Gloucester, is located 0.2 miles (317 m) from the city center of Gloucester.

The most popular arrival train station, Birmingham New Street, is located 0.2 miles (399 m) away from the city center of Birmingham.

Which train companies can get me from Gloucester to Birmingham?
For the best Gloucester to Birmingham train to purchase, you can travel safely and comfortably with Cross Country. However, it's always good to check all possible train providers with services from Gloucester to Birmingham to compare what amenities they may offer.
How many trains per day are there between Gloucester and Birmingham?
On average, there are 16 trains a day from Gloucester to Birmingham. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
How early should I buy Gloucester to Birmingham train tickets to get the best deals?
In general, we recommend booking tickets for trains in advance to score the best deals from all possible train companies offering this route and save money. If you purchase train tickets to Birmingham from Gloucester within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $19 (€16) one way. To find the best prices for this route, consider booking your train ticket from Gloucester to Birmingham a few months in advance.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

The major railway station for departures from Gloucester is Gloucester. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Gloucester for your journey from Gloucester to Birmingham.