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Travel Information from Birkenhead to London

distanceDistance177 miles (286 km)
modeAvailable travel modesTrain, bus or flight
priceTicket price range$39 - $58
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $39 (€34) • 6 h 26 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $58 (€50) • 1 h
carriersPopular travel companiesNational Express, British Airways or Virgin Trains

Take a train, bus or flight to travel 177 miles (286 km) from Birkenhead to London. The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are National Express, British Airways or Virgin Trains among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus, flight or train from Birkenhead to London.

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How to get from Birkenhead to London by train, bus or flight.

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The best way to travel from Birkenhead to London is by taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

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Travel on National Express, British Airways and FlixBus travel from Birkenhead to London at great prices. Omio finds you travel times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies all in one place.

National Express is the UK’s leading long-distance travel company operating over 550 travel per day and serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express also operates travel services to all major UK airports, such as Heathrow, Gatwick, Stansted, Luton and Bristol, 24 hours a day. All National Express travel have air conditioning and provide free WiFi access along with onboard entertainment. Most travel come with seat belts and power outlets at every seat, so you can charge your phone or laptop during a long journey. For your travel between Birkenhead and London, you can select from three ticket fares: Restricted Fare, Standard Fare, and Fully Flexible Fare.

    British Airways (BA) is the flag carrier airline of the United Kingdom with its headquarters in London near its main hub at London Heathrow Airport (LHR). Known as a full-service global airline, BA offers low fares year-round to destinations around the globe and flies to and from centrally-located airports. Its extensive global route network includes more than 170 destinations in nearly 80 countries throughout Europe, North America, South America, Asia, Africa and Australia. BA is also the second largest airline based in the UK in terms of its fleet size and number of passengers carried.

      FAQs: Travel from Birkenhead to London

      FAQs: Travel to London 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 Birkenhead to London.

      There are 3 ways to get from Birkenhead to London: train, bus or flight.

      The cheapest way to go to London from Birkenhead is by taking a bus, which costs on average $39 (€34).

      This is compared to other ways of getting from Birkenhead to London:

      Taking a bus costs $19 (€16) less than taking a flight, which average ticket prices of $58 (€50).

      Taking a bus costs $11 (€10) less than taking a train, which costs on average $50 (€44) for the same trip.

      The quickest way to travel from Birkenhead to London is by flight, which takes on average 1 h   compared to other travel options that take longer:

      Getting to London by bus takes 6 h 26 min on average.

      Train takes 2 h 36 min on average.

      London is approximately 177 miles (286 km) away from Birkenhead.

      The average frequency per day from Birkenhead to London is:

      • 10 buses per day.
      • 12 trains per day.

      However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your route from Birkenhead to London as scheduled services by train, bus or flight can vary by season or day of the week.

      These are the most popular departure and arrival points when traveling from Birkenhead to London:

      • Most travelers catch their bus from Birkenhead and arrive in London, Victoria Coach Station.
      • Most travelers who book a train ticket from Birkenhead to London depart from Birkenhead Hamilton Square to London Waterloo.

      The following travel companies offer services from Birkenhead to London:

      • National Express, Megabus or FlixBus can get you to London by bus. You can find a good deal for bus tickets with National Express from Birkenhead to London for $39 (€34) on Omio.
      • British Airways can get you to London by plane. You can find a good deal for plane tickets with British Airways from Birkenhead to London for $58 (€50) on Omio.
      • Travel with Virgin Trains to go to London by train. For a good deal on tickets, you can find Virgin Trains Birkenhead to London tickets on Omio for $50 (€44).

      Yes, there are direct routes from Birkenhead to London with the following travel companies:

      • You can find 10 direct buses per day to London with National Express, Megabus or FlixBus.
      • You can find 12 direct trains per day to take to London with Virgin Trains.

      Direct services to London 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.

      Omio customers who travel from Birkenhead to London often also extend their vacation to go to Paris, Edinburgh, Manchester, Amsterdam or Brussels. Omio can help you plan your trip by finding the best connections between London and these popular destinations at a great price.

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