Plymouth to Birmingham train

Cheap train tickets from Plymouth to Birmingham

Showing times and prices for Nov 28

Cheapest

84

Average

156

The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Plymouth to Birmingham is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

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11:53AMPlymouth3h33 03:26PMBirmingham New Street
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841One-way
02:27PMPlymouth3h29 05:56PMBirmingham New Street
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1421One-way
11:27AMPlymouth3h29 02:56PMBirmingham New Street
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1741One-way
01:27PMPlymouth3h29 04:56PMBirmingham New Street
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12:27PMPlymouth3h29 03:56PMBirmingham New Street
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1741One-way

Train schedule from Plymouth to Birmingham

Showing trains for tomorrow, Monday, November 28
09:27AMPlymouth3h29 12:56PMBirmingham New Street
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11:27AMPlymouth3h29 02:56PMBirmingham New Street
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11:53AMPlymouth3h33 03:26PMBirmingham New Street
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12:27PMPlymouth3h29 03:56PMBirmingham New Street
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01:27PMPlymouth3h29 04:56PMBirmingham New Street
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02:27PMPlymouth3h29 05:56PMBirmingham New Street
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Fastest train times from Plymouth to Birmingham

Showing times and prices for Nov 28

Fastest Journey

3 h 29 m

Average

3 h 29 m

Trains per day

6

Distance

281 km

Of the 6 trains that leave Plymouth for Birmingham every day 6 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

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02:27PMPlymouth3h29 05:56PMBirmingham New Street
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1421One-way
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11:27AMPlymouth3h29 02:56PMBirmingham New Street
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1741One-way
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01:27PMPlymouth3h29 04:56PMBirmingham New Street
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1741One-way
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09:27AMPlymouth3h29 12:56PMBirmingham New Street
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1861One-way
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12:27PMPlymouth3h29 03:56PMBirmingham New Street
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1741One-way

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Overview: Train from Plymouth to Birmingham

distanceDistance174 miles (281 km)
durationAverage train duration3 h 33 min
priceAverage train ticket price$195 (€176)
frequencyTrain frequency12 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 10 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesCross Country or First Great Western Service

Trains from Plymouth to Birmingham cover the 174 miles (281 km) long route taking on average 3 h 33 min with our travel partners like Cross Country or First Great Western Service. Normally, there are 12 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around $195 (€176), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $195 (€176). Travelers depart most frequently from Plymouth and arrive in Birmingham New Street.

Train providers: CrossCountry and Great Western Rail from Plymouth to Birmingham trains

You can travel by train to Birmingham from Plymouth with CrossCountry and Great Western Rail for as low as $195 (€176). When you search for schedules and tickets, Omio will show you the best journey.

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

Find the perfect CrossCountry train between Plymouth and Birmingham for a smooth and relaxing journey. Omio makes it convenient for you to check the latest CrossCountry train schedules and compare the cheapest, fastest or earliest train from Plymouth to Birmingham. You can also check relevant travel information for the CrossCountry train, such as baggage allowance and amenities offered onboard, depending on the class fare you choose. Once you find the ideal route, book your cheap CrossCountry train tickets online. You can expect to travel around 174 miles (281 km) on this trip and your CrossCountry Plymouth to Birmingham train ticket can cost as little as $195 (€176) one-way if you book in advance. When you search for CrossCountry tickets between Plymouth and Birmingham in the Omio app, you can quickly see if they are mobile tickets so that you can travel paperless. Buy your official CrossCountry train tickets online quickly and easily on Omio and enjoy the travel experience!

CrossCountry from Plymouth to Birmingham train information:

  • Average Duration: 3 h 29 min
  • Average Price: $195
  • CrossCountry frequency: 10 a day

Enjoy a smooth and easy trip to Birmingham from Plymouth with Great Western Rail! As an official travel partner of Great Western Rail, Omio can help you search current train schedules and timetables from Great Western Rail, compare the best routes to Birmingham from Plymouth as well as the class fares available for this route (including information on baggage allowance and amenities provided onboard), and buy the most affordable Great Western Rail Plymouth to Birmingham train ticket available today. If you search for Great Western Rail tickets in the Omio app, you can also see if they are mobile tickets so that you can travel paperless rather than needing to wait in a line at the train station in person to purchase tickets. Once you find your ideal route, book your one-way train from Plymouth to Birmingham on Omio or in the Omio app in just a few simple steps. You can then sit back and enjoy the 174 miles (281 km) route to Birmingham from Plymouth with ease and comfort on a train with Great Western Rail.

Plymouth to Birmingham train information with Great Western Rail:

  • Average Duration: 5 h 57 min
  • Great Western Rail frequency: 3 a day

Travel Tips: Trains from Plymouth to Birmingham

Travel Tips: 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 Plymouth to Birmingham.
FAQs
Train tickets to Birmingham from Plymouth for some dates and times can be found for as cheap as $195 (€176)  one way in the next 7 days.
If you are looking to purchase your train ticket in the next 7 days, you can expect the Plymouth to Birmingham train to cost on average $195 (€176)  one way.
The distance from Plymouth to Birmingham by train is approximately 174 miles (281 km).
On average the Plymouth to Birmingham train time is 3 h 33 min  covering the 174 miles (281 km) long route, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.

There are a few train stations in Plymouth to start your trip from including Plymouth and Plymouth. In Birmingham you have a few train station options to choose from for your arrival including Birmingham New Street, Birmingham Moor Street and Birmingham International.

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

Passengers board their train most frequently from Plymouth and travel around 1 mile (1.6 km) from the city center to this train station.

Passengers traveling this route most often arrive at Birmingham New Street and need to travel approximately 1.6 miles (2.6 km) from the train station to the city center in Birmingham.

When taking a train from Plymouth to Birmingham, you can count on Cross Country or First Great Western Service for the best way to get you to Birmingham. You can also check all possible train companies who offer a service from Plymouth to Birmingham and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.
The average number of trains departing Plymouth for Birmingham is 12 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
The first Plymouth to Birmingham train departs at 5: 25 AM   and the last train from Plymouth to Birmingham leaves at 9: 25 PM. Check out the most up-to-date train schedule from Plymouth to Birmingham on Omio and find the best time to travel to your destination.
If you book a train ticket from Plymouth to Birmingham within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $195 (€176) one way. However, we recommend booking your train in advance to get access to the best prices. Train tickets between Plymouth and Birmingham are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.

Important Stations and Airports in Plymouth and Birmingham

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Birmingham
Plymouth is the most popular Plymouth railway station for Omio travelers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in Plymouth for your trip to Birmingham.
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Public transit options for Plymouth
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Front of the station

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