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from Basingstoke to Birmingham

You can get from Basingstoke to Birmingham by train, bus or flight.

Our recommendation

To get from Basingstoke to Birmingham on Oct 22 we recommend taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

07:50PMBasingstoke5h20 01:10AMBirmingham, Coach Station
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07:50PMBasingstoke5h20 01:10AMBirmingham, Coach Station
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08:00AMBasingstoke5h25 01:25PMBirmingham, Coach Station
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12:20PMBasingstoke5h20 05:40PMBirmingham, Coach Station
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03:45PMBasingstoke5h30 09:15PMBirmingham, Coach Station
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COMPARE Prices for trains, buses and flights

Oct 22
$115Cross Country
$23National Express
Oct 23
$115Cross Country
$22National Express
Oct 26
$45Cross Country
$23National Express

Travel Information to Birmingham from Basingstoke

distanceDistance91 miles (146 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus or train
priceTicket price range$13 - $45
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $13 (€11) • 5 h 15 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • $45 (€37) • 1 h 59 min
carriersPopular travel companiesNational Express or Cross Country

Take a bus or train to travel 91 miles (146 km) to Birmingham from Basingstoke. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 59 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $13 (€11). The most popular travel companies which serve this route are National Express or Cross Country among others. Travelers can even take a direct train from Basingstoke to Birmingham.

Travel Tips

Travel from Basingstoke to Birmingham
Travel 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 Basingstoke to Birmingham.
How do I reach Birmingham from Basingstoke?

There are 2 ways to get from Basingstoke to Birmingham: bus or train.

What is the cheapest way to get from Basingstoke to Birmingham?

The cheapest way to get from Basingstoke to Birmingham is by taking a bus. You can find average ticket prices around $13 (€11) compared to other travel options to Birmingham:

Taking a bus is about $31 (€26) less than taking a train, which costs on average $45 (€37) for this journey.

What is the fastest way from Basingstoke to Birmingham?

The quickest way to travel from Basingstoke to Birmingham is by train, which takes on average 1 h 59 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, going by bus can take 5 h 15 min   on average.

What is the distance between Basingstoke and Birmingham?

The distance is approximately 91 miles (146 km) from Basingstoke to Birmingham.

How many scheduled departures are there a day from Basingstoke to Birmingham?

The average frequency per day from Basingstoke to Birmingham is:

  • Around 12 trains per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your trip between Basingstoke and Birmingham as scheduled services by bus or train can vary by season or day of the week.

Where do I depart from Basingstoke? Where do I arrive in Birmingham?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points from Basingstoke to Birmingham:

  • Buses most often depart from Basingstoke at Basingstoke and arrive in Birmingham at Birmingham, Coach Station.
  • Trains most often depart from Basingstoke at Basingstoke and arrive in Birmingham at Birmingham New Street.
Which travel operators can get me to Birmingham from Basingstoke?

Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from Basingstoke to Birmingham:

  • You can travel to Birmingham from Basingstoke by bus with National Express. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for $13 (€11) with National Express from Basingstoke to Birmingham.
  • You can travel by train between Basingstoke and Birmingham with Cross Country, and you can find Cross Country Basingstoke to Birmingham tickets for $45 (€37) on Omio.
Can I find a direct route from Basingstoke to Birmingham?

Yes, there are direct routes from Basingstoke to Birmingham with the following travel companies:

  • You'll find 12 direct trains a day to Birmingham with Cross Country.

Direct services to Birmingham tend to save you time and add more convenience as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking tickets for your journey.

What is another destination I should add to my tour from Basingstoke to Birmingham?
Many of our customers traveling from Basingstoke to Birmingham don't make Birmingham their final stop. Some of the destinations worth visiting after Birmingham are London, Manchester or Glasgow, either of which you could add to your trip itinerary. Check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel from Birmingham to any of these top destinations today!
How far in advance should I book tickets to Birmingham from Basingstoke online to get the best deals?

When planning your trip from Basingstoke to Birmingham, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to buy and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Bus tickets cost $13 (€11) one way on average.
  • Train tickets are costing $45 (€37) one way on average.

However, we recommend buying tickets from Basingstoke to Birmingham online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.

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