Rugby to Birmingham train

Wed, May 29
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Cheap train tickets from Rugby to Birmingham

Showing times and prices for May 29

Cheapest

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

Cheapest
West Midlands Railway
08:34AM0h40
Rugby station (RUG)
09:14AMBirmingham New Street (BHM)
$191One-way
0 transfers
Cheapest
West Midlands Railway
08:01AM0h43
Rugby station (RUG)
08:44AMBirmingham New Street (BHM)
$191One-way
0 transfers
Cheapest
West Midlands Railway
09:04AM0h41
Rugby station (RUG)
09:45AMBirmingham New Street (BHM)
$191One-way
0 transfers
Avanti West Coast
09:15AM0h33
Rugby station (RUG)
09:48AMBirmingham New Street (BHM)
$251One-way
0 transfers
Avanti West Coast
08:15AM0h33
Rugby station (RUG)
08:48AMBirmingham New Street (BHM)
$251One-way
0 transfers

Train schedule from Rugby to Birmingham

Showing trains for tomorrow, Wednesday, May 29
West Midlands Railway
08:01AM0h43
Rugby station (RUG)
08:44AMBirmingham New Street (BHM)
0 transfers
Avanti West Coast
08:15AM0h33
Rugby station (RUG)
08:48AMBirmingham New Street (BHM)
0 transfers
West Midlands Railway
08:34AM0h40
Rugby station (RUG)
09:14AMBirmingham New Street (BHM)
0 transfers
Cross Country
08:42AM0h56
Rugby station (RUG)
09:38AMBirmingham New Street (BHM)
1 transfer
West Midlands Railway
09:04AM0h41
Rugby station (RUG)
09:45AMBirmingham New Street (BHM)
0 transfers
Avanti West Coast
09:15AM0h33
Rugby station (RUG)
09:48AMBirmingham New Street (BHM)
0 transfers

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Fastest train times from Rugby to Birmingham

Showing times and prices for May 29

Fastest Journey

33 m

Average

41 m

Trains per day

6

Distance

45 km

Of the 6 trains that leave Rugby for Birmingham every day 5 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Fastest
Avanti West Coast
09:15AM0h33
Rugby station (RUG)
09:48AMBirmingham New Street (BHM)
$251One-way
0 transfers
Fastest
Avanti West Coast
08:15AM0h33
Rugby station (RUG)
08:48AMBirmingham New Street (BHM)
$251One-way
0 transfers
West Midlands Railway
08:34AM0h40
Rugby station (RUG)
09:14AMBirmingham New Street (BHM)
$191One-way
0 transfers
West Midlands Railway
09:04AM0h41
Rugby station (RUG)
09:45AMBirmingham New Street (BHM)
$191One-way
0 transfers
West Midlands Railway
08:01AM0h43
Rugby station (RUG)
08:44AMBirmingham New Street (BHM)
$191One-way
0 transfers

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Overview: Train from Rugby to Birmingham

distanceDistance27 miles (44 km)
durationAverage train duration32 min
priceAverage train ticket price$13 (€11)
frequencyTrain frequency8 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 8 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesWest Midlands Trains, Virgin Trains or CrossCountry

Trains from Rugby to Birmingham cover the 27 miles (44 km) long trip taking on average 32 min with our travel partners like West Midlands Trains, Virgin Trains or CrossCountry. Normally, there are 8 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around $13 (€11), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $5 (€4). Travelers depart most frequently from Rugby and arrive in Birmingham New Street.

Train providers: West Midland Trains, Virgin Trains and CrossCountry from Rugby to Birmingham trains

For as little as $17 (€15) you can travel by train to Birmingham from Rugby with West Midland Trains, Virgin Trains and CrossCountry. 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.

West Midland Trains from Rugby to Birmingham train information:

  • Average Duration: 40 min
  • Cheapest Price: $17

FAQs: Trains from Rugby to Birmingham

FAQs: Travel by train from Rugby 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 Rugby to Birmingham.
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from Rugby to Birmingham can start from as little as $5 (€4) when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Rugby to Birmingham is $13 (€11); however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
On average the Rugby to Birmingham train time is 32 min   covering the 27 mile (44 km) long journey, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Rugby to Birmingham leaves at 4: 37 AM. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Rugby to Birmingham leaves at 9: 59 PM.
Yes, it is possible to travel from Rugby to Birmingham without having to change trains with Virgin Trains. There are 8 direct trains from Rugby to Birmingham each day. There may be fewer direct services available on weekends or holidays.
For the best Rugby to Birmingham train to purchase, you can travel safely and comfortably with West Midlands Trains, Virgin Trains or CrossCountry. However, it's always good to check all possible train providers with services to Birmingham from Rugby to compare what amenities they may offer.
No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 9: 59 PM.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Rugby, which is located around 1.7 miles (2.7 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Birmingham New Street, located 1.7 miles (2.7 km) away from the city centre.

A day trip to Birmingham from Rugby is worth doing with a journey time of 32 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
The cheapest month to travel from Rugby to Birmingham by train is December.
It's helpful to compare your options as there are 2 ways to travel from Rugby to Birmingham including taking a train or bus.

Important Stations and Airports in Rugby and Birmingham

Rugby
Birmingham
Rugby is the most popular Rugby 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 Rugby for your trip to Birmingham.
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Public transit options for Rugby
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Rail replacement coach services can be found at the front of the station, out towards the right hand side near to the short stay car park by the bus garage.
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