York to Birmingham train

Cheap train tickets from York to Birmingham

Showing times and prices for Feb 02

Cheapest

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Average

84

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

TransPennine Express Service
05:38AMYork2h30 08:08AMBirmingham New Street
1 transfer
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CrossCountry
06:37PMYork2h18 08:55PMBirmingham New Street
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CrossCountry
06:45AMYork2h23 09:08AMBirmingham New Street
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CrossCountry
07:44AMYork2h20 10:04AMBirmingham New Street
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CrossCountry
08:45AMYork2h23 11:08AMBirmingham New Street
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Train schedule from York to Birmingham

Showing trains for tomorrow, Thursday, February 2
TransPennine Express Service
05:38AMYork2h30 08:08AMBirmingham New Street
1 transfer
CrossCountry
06:45AMYork2h23 09:08AMBirmingham New Street
0 transfers
CrossCountry
07:44AMYork2h20 10:04AMBirmingham New Street
0 transfers
CrossCountry
08:45AMYork2h23 11:08AMBirmingham New Street
0 transfers
CrossCountry
09:37AMYork1h50 11:27AMBirmingham New Street
0 transfers
CrossCountry
09:44AMYork2h20 12:04PMBirmingham New Street
0 transfers
CrossCountry
10:44AMYork2h24 01:08PMBirmingham New Street
0 transfers
CrossCountry
11:37AMYork1h50 01:27PMBirmingham New Street
0 transfers
CrossCountry
11:44AMYork2h20 02:04PMBirmingham New Street
0 transfers
CrossCountry
12:44PMYork2h24 03:08PMBirmingham New Street
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CrossCountry
01:44PMYork2h20 04:04PMBirmingham New Street
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CrossCountry
02:44PMYork2h22 05:06PMBirmingham New Street
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CrossCountry
03:44PMYork2h22 06:06PMBirmingham New Street
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CrossCountry
04:44PMYork2h22 07:06PMBirmingham New Street
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CrossCountry
05:44PMYork2h21 08:05PMBirmingham New Street
0 transfers
CrossCountry
06:37PMYork2h18 08:55PMBirmingham New Street
1 transfer
CrossCountry
06:45PMYork2h21 09:06PMBirmingham New Street
0 transfers
CrossCountry
07:36PMYork1h54 09:30PMBirmingham New Street
0 transfers
CrossCountry
07:44PMYork2h24 10:08PMBirmingham New Street
0 transfers
CrossCountry
08:44PMYork2h43 11:27PMBirmingham New Street
0 transfers

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Fastest train times from York to Birmingham

Showing times and prices for Feb 02

Fastest Journey

1 h 50 m

Average

2 h 18 m

Trains per day

20

Distance

173 km

Of the 20 trains that leave York for Birmingham every day 18 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

CrossCountry
09:37AMYork1h50 11:27AMBirmingham New Street
0 transfers
841One-way
CrossCountry
11:37AMYork1h50 01:27PMBirmingham New Street
0 transfers
841One-way
CrossCountry
07:36PMYork1h54 09:30PMBirmingham New Street
0 transfers
841One-way
CrossCountry
06:37PMYork2h18 08:55PMBirmingham New Street
1 transfer
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CrossCountry
07:44AMYork2h20 10:04AMBirmingham New Street
0 transfers
841One-way

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Overview: Train from York to Birmingham

distanceDistance107 miles (172 km)
durationAverage train duration1 h 49 min
priceAverage train ticket price$106 (€91)
frequencyTrain frequency17 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 15 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersCross Country, Northern Rail or TransPennine Express Service

Trains from York to Birmingham cover the 107 miles (172 km) long trip taking on average 1 h 49 min with our travel partners like Cross Country, Northern Rail or TransPennine Express Service. Normally, there are 17 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this route for as low as $105 (€91), but the average price of train tickets is $106 (€91). Travelers depart most frequently from York and arrive in Birmingham New Street.

Train providers: Northern Rail (3), CrossCountry and First TransPennine Express 3 from York to Birmingham trains

Find the best trains from York to Birmingham with Omio's travel partners Northern Rail (3), CrossCountry and First TransPennine Express 3 from $105 (€91). We can find you the best deals, schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the best route.

Northern Rail (3)
First TransPennine Express 3
CrossCountry

Northern Trains is a publicly owned train operating company in the United Kingdom, headquartered in York. The company operates local and commuter trains across the entire north of England connecting regions of the North East, North West, East Midlands, Staffordshire, Yorkshire and the Humber coast line. The rail network in the UK has been run by over 20 train companies, but they work together as National Rail with coordinated fares and ticketing. Tickets such as Advance, Off-Peak and Anytime Day are available to purchase for routes with Northern. There is only one class option on Northern trains: Standard.

York to Birmingham train information with Northern Rail (3):

  • Average Duration: 7 h 3 min
  • Northern Rail (3) frequency: 1 a day

Find cheap tickets for First TransPennine Express 3 trains to Birmingham from York on Omio. Omio can help you find the best train deals and prices all in one place by showing you the most up-to-date York to Birmingham train schedule from First TransPennine Express 3, the latest train ticket offers available and other travel information for the 107 miles (172 km) journey from York to Birmingham, including information on baggage allowance and amenities offered onboard depending on the class fare you pick and choose. If you search for trains between York and Birmingham in the Omio app, you can check to see if the First TransPennine Express 3 trains available are mobile tickets, which makes it even more convenient for you to go paperless when traveling. Check the First TransPennine Express 3 train schedule for your ideal departure and arrival times, compare the best route available to get to Birmingham from York and then book a cheap train with ease. Sit back and enjoy your upcoming train between York and Birmingham with First TransPennine Express 3!

First TransPennine Express 3 from York to Birmingham train information:

  • Average Duration: 2 h 32 min
  • First TransPennine Express 3 frequency: 1 a day

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

CrossCountry is one of the best options when traveling by train to Birmingham from York. Omio quickly shows you current CrossCountry train schedules for the York - Birmingham route and makes it easier than ever for you to buy train tickets online for the cheapest, fastest or earliest trip available. The distance from York to Birmingham is around 107 miles (172 km) and the cheapest CrossCountry one-way ticket you can book starts at $105 (€91). As you check the latest York 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 from York to Birmingham so you can spend more time enjoying the smooth and easy journey!

CrossCountry from York to Birmingham train information:

  • Average Duration: 2 h 19 min
  • CrossCountry frequency: 15 a day

Travel Tips: Trains from York 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 York to Birmingham.
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Looking to save money on your journey? Omio customers have found the cheapest train from York to Birmingham for the next 7 days starting from $105 (€91)  one way.
The York to Birmingham train ticket price is on average $106 (€91)  if you are looking to buy your tickets for this trip in the next week.
When traveling this route you should expect the distance between York and Birmingham by train to be approximately 107 miles (172 km).
On average the York to Birmingham train time is 1 h 49 min  covering the 107 miles (172 km) long trip, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.

Omio customers book a train from York   to Birmingham New Street   most frequently for this route.

You can find the most popular departure train station for this route, York, located approximately 0.5 miles (790 m) from the city center of York. The most popular arrival train station in Birmingham, called Birmingham New Street, is located around 1.6 miles (2.6 km) away from its city center.

If you're looking for trains from York to Birmingham, you can rely on Cross Country, Northern Rail or TransPennine Express Service to get you to Birmingham. It's also good to check out all possible train companies for the York to Birmingham route to see if there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
The average number of trains departing York for Birmingham is 17 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
The earliest train for this journey departs from York at 5: 37 AM. The last train leaves from York at 11: 11 PM. Check Omio for the latest train schedule from York to Birmingham and book the best time to depart on your chosen travel date.
If you book a train ticket from York to Birmingham within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $106 (€91) one way. However, we recommend booking your train in advance to get access to the best prices. Train tickets to Birmingham from York are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.

Important Stations and Airports for this connection

York
Birmingham
The major railway station for departures from York is York. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at York for your journey between York and Birmingham.
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Public transit options for York
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Pick Up / Drop Off at Bus Stand E outside the Principal Hotel
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