Swindon to Birmingham train

Cheap train tickets from Swindon to Birmingham

Showing times and prices for Jul 08

Cheapest

64

Average

66

The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

Cheapest
09:45AMSwindon2h04 11:49AMBirmingham New Street
2 transfers
641One-way
09:29AMSwindon2h16 11:45AMBirmingham New Street
1 transfer
671One-way
08:46AMSwindon2h10 10:56AMBirmingham New Street
1 transfer
671One-way
08:48AMSwindon2h00 10:48AMBirmingham New Street
2 transfers
671One-way
08:30AMSwindon2h18 10:48AMBirmingham New Street
1 transfer
671One-way

Train schedule from Swindon to Birmingham

Showing trains for tomorrow, Friday, July 8
08:22AMSwindon2h24 10:46AMBirmingham New Street
1 transfer
08:30AMSwindon2h18 10:48AMBirmingham New Street
1 transfer
08:46AMSwindon2h10 10:56AMBirmingham New Street
1 transfer
08:48AMSwindon2h00 10:48AMBirmingham New Street
2 transfers
09:29AMSwindon2h16 11:45AMBirmingham New Street
1 transfer
09:45AMSwindon2h04 11:49AMBirmingham New Street
2 transfers

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Fastest train times from Swindon to Birmingham

Showing times and prices for Jul 08

Fastest Journey

2 h

Average

2 h 12 m

Trains per day

6

Distance

103 km

It's difficult to get from Swindon to Birmingham without transferring at least once.

Fastest
08:48AMSwindon2h00 10:48AMBirmingham New Street
2 transfers
671One-way
09:45AMSwindon2h04 11:49AMBirmingham New Street
2 transfers
641One-way
08:46AMSwindon2h10 10:56AMBirmingham New Street
1 transfer
671One-way
09:29AMSwindon2h16 11:45AMBirmingham New Street
1 transfer
671One-way
08:30AMSwindon2h18 10:48AMBirmingham New Street
1 transfer
671One-way

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Overview: Train from Swindon to Birmingham

distanceDistance64 miles (103 km)
durationAverage train duration2 h 12 min
priceAverage train ticket price$56 (€51)
frequencyTrain frequency45 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 45 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesGreat Western Railway, Cross Country or First Great Western Service

Trains from Swindon to Birmingham cover the 64 miles (103 km) long journey taking on average 2 h 12 min with our travel partners like Great Western Railway, Cross Country or First Great Western Service. Normally, there are 45 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this route for as low as $33 (€31), but the average price of train tickets is $56 (€51). Travelers depart most frequently from Swindon and arrive in Birmingham New Street.

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

You can travel by train between Swindon and Birmingham with Great Western Rail and CrossCountry for as low as $33 (€31). When you search for schedules and tickets, Omio will show you the best trip.

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

CrossCountry is one of the best options when traveling by train between Swindon and Birmingham. Omio quickly shows you current CrossCountry train schedules for the Swindon - Birmingham trip and makes it easier than ever for you to buy train tickets online for the cheapest, fastest or earliest route available. The distance to Birmingham from Swindon is around 64 miles (103 km) and the cheapest CrossCountry one-way ticket you can book starts at $56 (€52). As you check the latest Swindon to Birmingham train schedule from CrossCountry for your ideal departure and arrival times, you can also review travel information, such as baggage allowance and amenities offered onboard, and compare the best route available to arrive to Birmingham safely. If you search for CrossCountry tickets in the Omio app, you can also see if they are mobile tickets so that you can travel paperless. Let Omio quickly find you the perfect CrossCountry ticket to Birmingham from Swindon so you can spend more time enjoying the smooth and easy journey!

  • Average Price: $56

Enjoy a smooth and easy trip between Swindon and Birmingham 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 between Swindon and Birmingham 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 Swindon 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 Swindon to Birmingham on Omio or in the Omio app in just a few simple steps. You can then sit back and enjoy the 64 miles (103 km) trip to Birmingham from Swindon with ease and comfort on a train with Great Western Rail.

Train information from Swindon to Birmingham with Great Western Rail:

  • Average Duration: 2 h 16 min
  • Great Western Rail frequency: 45 a day

Travel Tips: Trains from Swindon 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 Swindon to Birmingham.
FAQs
If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find cheap Swindon to Birmingham trains for as little as $33 (€31)  in the next 7 days.
If you are looking to book your train ticket in the next 7 days, you can expect the Swindon to Birmingham train to cost on average $56 (€51)  one way.
When traveling this route you should expect the distance from Swindon to Birmingham by train to be approximately 64 miles (103 km).
The train time from Swindon to Birmingham is on average 2 h 12 min  for the 64 miles (103 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go between Swindon and Birmingham by train can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.

When taking a train from Swindon, you have a couple of train stations you can depart from including Swindon, Swindon, Bus Station and Swindon. When you arrive in Birmingham, your train can arrive in train stations including Birmingham New Street, Birmingham Moor Street and Birmingham International.

Omio customers traveling this route book their trains from Swindon   to Birmingham New Street.

The most popular departure train station with passengers for this journey, called Swindon, is located 1.1 miles (1.7 km) from the city center of Swindon.

The most popular arrival train station, Birmingham New Street, is located 1.5 miles (2.4 km) away from the city center of Birmingham.

Take the Swindon to Birmingham train with Great Western Railway, Cross Country or First Great Western Service. However, it's always good to check out all possible train companies for the route between Swindon and Birmingham as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
On average, there are 45 trains a day from Swindon to Birmingham. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
The first Swindon to Birmingham train departs at 5: 19 AM   and the last train from Swindon to Birmingham leaves at 9: 03 PM. Check out the most up-to-date train schedule from Swindon to Birmingham on Omio and find the best time to travel to your destination.
The price of a one way train ticket from Swindon to Birmingham is on average $56 (€51) if you buy within the next 7 days. But we recommend booking tickets before your planned travel date to find the best prices for trains from all possible train companies offering this journey. In general, you can find train tickets to Birmingham from Swindon available a few months in advance.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Swindon
Birmingham
Swindon is the most popular Swindon 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 Swindon for your trip to Birmingham.
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Location for Rail Replacement Services: Drop off Station Approach / Pick Up Front of the station (Small Ops both drop/pick up on Station Approach)

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