How to travel from Birmingham to Hereford

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Travel Information to Hereford from Birmingham

distanceDistance45 miles (72 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, flight, ferry or train
fastestFastest modeTrain • $27 (€24) • 1 h 24 min
carriersPopular travel companiesNational Express or West Midlands Railway

Take a bus, flight, ferry or train to travel 45 miles (72 km) between Birmingham and Hereford. The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are National Express or West Midlands Railway among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus or train from Birmingham to Hereford.

Travel Tips: Travel from Birmingham to Hereford

Travel to Hereford 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 Hereford.

There are 4 ways to get from Birmingham to Hereford: bus, flight, ferry or train.

The cheapest way to go to Hereford from Birmingham is by taking a flight, which costs on average $1 (€1).

This is compared to other ways of getting to Hereford:

A flight is $32 (€29) less than a bus for this trip with tickets for a bus from Birmingham to Hereford costing on average $32 (€29).

A flight is $1 (€1) less than a ferry for this route with tickets for a ferry from Birmingham to Hereford costing on average $1 (€1).

Taking a flight is about $27 (€24) less than taking a train, which costs on average $27 (€24) for this trip.

The fastest way from Birmingham to Hereford is by train with an average journey time of 1 h 24 min.

There are alternative travel options to Hereford that can usually take longer:

In comparison, going by bus can take 2 h 41 min   on average.

In comparison, taking a flight requires on average 0 h 0 min   of travel time.

In comparison, getting to Hereford by ferry can take on average 0 h 0 min.

The Birmingham to Hereford distance is around 45 miles (72 km).

The average frequency per day from Birmingham to Hereford is:

  • Around 15 trains per day.

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

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

  • Buses mostly leave from Birmingham, Coach Station and tend to arrive in Hereford, Old Market.
  • Trains from Birmingham to Hereford most often leave from Birmingham New Street and arrive in Hereford.

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

  • You can take a bus from Birmingham to Hereford with National Express. Cheap tickets can be found for $32 (€29) with National Express from Birmingham to Hereford.
  • You can travel by train from Birmingham to Hereford with West Midlands Railway, and you can find West Midlands Railway Birmingham to Hereford tickets for $27 (€24) on Omio.

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

  • You'll find 12 direct trains a day to Hereford with.

Direct services to Hereford 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.

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

Before traveling from Birmingham to Hereford, it’s good to know what ticket you can purchase and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

  • A bus ticket costs $32 (€29) one way on average for this trip.
  • A plane ticket is costing on average $1 (€1) one way for this route.
  • A ferry ticket for this route costs on average $1 (€1) one way.
  • A train ticket for this route is costing $27 (€24) one way on average.

But we recommend booking Birmingham to Hereford tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.

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