Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) to Birmingham International (BHI) train

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Cheap train tickets from Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) to Birmingham International (BHI)

Showing times and prices for Jul 23

Cheapest

The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) to Birmingham International (BHI) is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

Cheapest
Cross Country
04:25PM1h47
Manchester Piccadilly (MAN)
06:12PMBirmingham International (BHI)
$331One-way
0 transfers
Cheapest
Cross Country
05:25PM1h47
Manchester Piccadilly (MAN)
07:12PMBirmingham International (BHI)
$331One-way
0 transfers
West Midlands Railway
04:30PM2h15
Manchester Piccadilly (MAN)
06:45PMBirmingham International (BHI)
$771One-way
2 transfers
Cross Country
04:03PM1h53
Manchester Piccadilly (MAN)
05:56PMBirmingham International (BHI)
$771One-way
1 transfer
West Midlands Railway
05:30PM2h15
Manchester Piccadilly (MAN)
07:45PMBirmingham International (BHI)
$771One-way
2 transfers

Train schedule from Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) to Birmingham International (BHI)

Showing trains for tomorrow, Tuesday, July 23
Cross Country
04:03PM1h53
Manchester Piccadilly (MAN)
05:56PMBirmingham International (BHI)
1 transfer
Cross Country
04:25PM1h47
Manchester Piccadilly (MAN)
06:12PMBirmingham International (BHI)
0 transfers
West Midlands Railway
04:30PM2h15
Manchester Piccadilly (MAN)
06:45PMBirmingham International (BHI)
2 transfers
Cross Country
05:03PM1h53
Manchester Piccadilly (MAN)
06:56PMBirmingham International (BHI)
1 transfer
Cross Country
05:25PM1h47
Manchester Piccadilly (MAN)
07:12PMBirmingham International (BHI)
0 transfers
West Midlands Railway
05:30PM2h15
Manchester Piccadilly (MAN)
07:45PMBirmingham International (BHI)
2 transfers

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Fastest train times from Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) to Birmingham International (BHI)

Showing times and prices for Jul 23

Fastest Journey

1 h 47 m

Average

1 h 58 m

Trains per day

6

Distance

119 km

Of the 6 trains that leave Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) for Birmingham International (BHI) every day 2 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Fastest
Cross Country
04:25PM1h47
Manchester Piccadilly (MAN)
06:12PMBirmingham International (BHI)
$331One-way
0 transfers
Fastest
Cross Country
05:25PM1h47
Manchester Piccadilly (MAN)
07:12PMBirmingham International (BHI)
$331One-way
0 transfers
Cross Country
04:03PM1h53
Manchester Piccadilly (MAN)
05:56PMBirmingham International (BHI)
$771One-way
1 transfer
Cross Country
05:03PM1h53
Manchester Piccadilly (MAN)
06:56PMBirmingham International (BHI)
$771One-way
1 transfer
West Midlands Railway
04:30PM2h15
Manchester Piccadilly (MAN)
06:45PMBirmingham International (BHI)
$771One-way
2 transfers

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Overview: Train from Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) to Birmingham International (BHI)

distanceDistance74 miles (119 km)
durationAverage train duration1 h 47 min
priceAverage train ticket price$59 (€51)
frequencyTrain frequency25 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 6 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersCrossCountry, Virgin Trains, Transport for Wales or West Midlands Trains

Trains from Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) to Birmingham International (BHI) cover the 74 miles (119 km) long route taking on average 1 h 47 min with our travel partners like CrossCountry, Virgin Trains, Transport for Wales or West Midlands Trains. Normally, there are 25 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this trip for as low as $22 (€19), but the average price of train tickets is $59 (€51). Travelers depart most frequently from Manchester Piccadilly and arrive in Birmingham International.

Train companies: CrossCountry, Virgin Trains and Transport for Wales from Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) to Birmingham International (BHI) trains

For as little as $22 (€19) you can travel by train from Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) to Birmingham International (BHI) with CrossCountry, Virgin Trains and Transport for Wales. Omio will show you the best deals, schedules and tickets available for this journey.

West Midlands Trains is a train operator based in the United Kingdom, providing services across the West Midlands region. It operates a variety of train types, including the Class 350 Desiro, Class 323 Electrostar, Class 170 Turbostar, and Class 172 Turbostar. These trains offer a range of onboard facilities, such as free Wi-Fi, power sockets, and air conditioning. Passengers can purchase a range of tickets, including single, return, and season tickets. The most popular routes operated by West Midlands Trains include Birmingham to London Euston, Birmingham to Wolverhampton, and Birmingham to Coventry.

Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) to Birmingham International (BHI) train information with West Midlands Trains:

  • Average Duration: 2 h 15 min
  • Cheapest Price: $73

FAQs: Trains from Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) to Birmingham International (BHI)

FAQs: Travel by train from Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) 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 Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) to Birmingham International (BHI).
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) to Birmingham International (BHI) can start from as little as $22 (€19) when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) to Birmingham International (BHI) is $59 (€51); however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
On average the Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) to Birmingham International (BHI) train travel time is 1 h 47 min   for the 74 mile (119 km) long journey, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) to Birmingham International (BHI) leaves at 5: 11 AM. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) to Birmingham International (BHI) leaves at 10: 03 PM.
Yes, it is possible to travel from Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) to Birmingham International (BHI) without having to change trains with CrossCountry or Virgin Trains. There are 6 direct trains from Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) to Birmingham International (BHI) each day. There may be fewer direct services available on weekends or holidays.
For the best Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) to Birmingham International (BHI) train to buy, you can travel safely and comfortably with CrossCountry, Virgin Trains, Transport for Wales or West Midlands Trains. However, it's always good to check all possible train providers with services from Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) to Birmingham International (BHI) to compare what amenities they may offer.
No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 10: 03 PM.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Manchester Piccadilly, which is located around 0.5 miles (767 m) 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 day trip to Birmingham International (BHI) from Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) is worth doing with a journey time of 1 h 47 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
The cheapest month for a train from Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) to Birmingham International (BHI) is January.
It's helpful to compare your options as there are 2 ways to travel to Birmingham International (BHI) from Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) including taking a train or bus.

Trains departing from Manchester Piccadilly

Distance from Manchester Piccadilly to city center
Distance from Manchester Piccadilly to city center
0.5 miles (767 m)
Ticket Office Hours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Sat: 04: 30 - 22: 30 | Sun: 07: 00 - 22: 30
How to get to this station?
How to get to this station?
Bus lines: 1, 2, 3, 147
Train lines: Northern, TransPennine Express, Avanti West Coast, CrossCountry, East Midlands Trains, Transport for Wales
Nearest Airport
Nearest Airport
Manchester Airport
8 miles (13 km)
How to get to nearest airport?
How to get to nearest airport?
The airport can be reached by public transit in about 30 minutes via the Northern and TransPennine Express trains.
Amenities at station
Wifi
Wifi
Pay as you go Wi-Fi is available through BT Wi-Fi.
ATM
ATM
There are ATM machines on the main concourse, Platform 10 and on the mezzanine level.
Taxi
Taxi
Lockers
Lockers
Operated by Excess Baggage Co. Llocated between Platforms 10 and 11 and open daily from 08: 00 to 21: 00.
Dining
Dining
Burger King | Caffè Nero | Carluccio’s | Hotel Chocolat | Starbucks | The Pasty Shop | Costa Coffee | Pret a Manger | Upper Crust | McDonald's | & more
Car Rentals
Car Rentals
Hertz | Europcar
Information Desk
Information Desk
Located near the Fairfield Street entrance on the mezzanine level.
Accessibility
Accessibility
There is step-free access throughout the station. Ramps for train access and wheelchairs are also available.

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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