How to travel from Birmingham to Harrogate

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from Birmingham to Harrogate

How to get from Birmingham to Harrogate by train, bus or flight.

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

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Travel Information from Birmingham to Harrogate

distanceDistance105 miles (169 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus or train
priceTicket price range$21 - $51
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $21 (€18) • 4 h 32 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • $51 (€45) • 3 h
carriersPopular travel companiesNational Express or CrossCountry

Travel 105 miles (169 km) by bus or train to Harrogate from Birmingham. The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are National Express or CrossCountry among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus or train from Birmingham to Harrogate.

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Travel to Harrogate from Birmingham on CrossCountry, National Express and FlixBus travel with Omio. When comparing schedules and tickets, we will also show you other options with multiple connections or other travel modes if they’re available.

Cross Country trains are a UK-based train operator that provides services across the country including trains from Birmingham to Harrogate. They offer a range of services, from express services to local services, and have a variety of ticket types to suit different needs. Their express services, such as the CrossCountry Voyager and CrossCountry XC Trains, offer a fast and comfortable journey, with onboard facilities such as free Wi-Fi, power sockets, and a selection of snacks and drinks. Their local services, such as the CrossCountry Regional and CrossCountry Regional Express, provide a more leisurely journey, with stops at smaller stations along the way. They also offer a range of ticket types, such as Advance, Anytime, and Off-Peak tickets, to suit different budgets and travel needs. The most popular routes for Cross Country trains include London to Birmingham, Manchester to Edinburgh, and Bristol to Reading.

    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 to Harrogate from Birmingham, you can select from three ticket fares: Restricted Fare, Standard Fare, and Fully Flexible Fare.

      FAQs: Travel from Birmingham to Harrogate

      FAQs: Travel to Harrogate 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 Birmingham to Harrogate.

      You can get to Harrogate from Birmingham 2 different ways: bus or train.

      The cheapest way to go to Harrogate from Birmingham is by taking a bus, which costs on average $21 (€18).

      This is compared to other ways of getting from Birmingham to Harrogate:

      Taking a bus costs $31 (€27) less than taking a train, which average ticket prices of $51 (€45).

      The fastest way from Birmingham to Harrogate is by train with an average journey time of 3 h.

      There are alternative travel options to Harrogate that take longer:

      Bus takes on average 4 h 32 min.

      The distance from Birmingham to Harrogate is approximately 105 miles (169 km).

      The average frequency per day from Birmingham to Harrogate is:

      • Around 10 buses per day.
      • 16 trains a day.

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

      These are the most popular departure and arrival points when traveling from Birmingham to Harrogate:

      • Most travelers board their bus from Birmingham, Coach Station and arrive in Harrogate, Otley Road / Crag Ln (Harlow Grange).
      • Most travelers take a train from Birmingham New Street to Harrogate.

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

      • You can take a bus from Birmingham to Harrogate with National Express or FlixBus. Cheap tickets can be found for $21 (€18) with National Express from Birmingham to Harrogate.
      • You can travel to Harrogate from Birmingham by train with CrossCountry. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for $51 (€45) with CrossCountry from Birmingham to Harrogate.

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

      • You can travel directly by bus with.
      • You'll find direct trains with.

      Direct services to Harrogate 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 route.

      Looking to extend your trip from Birmingham to Harrogate? Many Omio customers who go from Birmingham to Harrogate usually extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like London, York, Leeds, Manchester or London Kings Cross. If you're looking to explore London, York, Leeds, Manchester or London Kings Cross from Harrogate, let Omio find you the best connections available at an affordable price.

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