How to travel from Birmingham to Watford

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from Birmingham to Watford

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

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To get from Birmingham to Watford on Mar 26 we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

09:34AMBirmingham New Street2h04 11:38AMWatford Junction
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09:34AMBirmingham New Street2h04 11:38AMWatford Junction
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09:34AMBirmingham New Street2h07 11:41AMBushey
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09:07AMBirmingham New Street2h18 11:25AMWatford Junction
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08:32AMBirmingham New Street2h34 11:06AMWatford Junction
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Travel Information from Birmingham to Watford

distanceDistance85 miles (137 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus or train
priceTicket price range$11 - $43
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • $11 (€9) • 1 h 40 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • $11 (€9) • 1 h 10 min
carriersPopular travel companiesNational Express or West Midlands Railway

Travel 85 miles (137 km) by bus or train between Birmingham and Watford. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 10 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a train is the best option with prices starting as low as $11 (€9). The most popular travel companies which serve this trip are National Express or West Midlands Railway among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Birmingham to Watford.

Travel Tips: Travel from Birmingham to Watford

Travel Tips: Travel to Watford 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 Watford.

You can travel to Watford from Birmingham 2 different ways: bus or train.

The cheapest way to travel from Birmingham to Watford is by taking a train with an average price of $11 (€9).

This is compared to other travel options to Watford:

A train is generally $32 (€28) less than a bus for the same route. Taking a bus costs on average $43 (€38) from Birmingham to Watford.

The quickest way to travel to Watford from Birmingham is by train, which takes on average 1 h 10 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

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

Watford is approximately 85 miles (137 km) away from Birmingham.

The average frequency per day from Birmingham to Watford is:

  • 35 trains per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your journey between Birmingham and Watford 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 Watford:

  • Most travelers board their bus from Birmingham, Brunel Street and arrive in Watford, High Street (stop F).
  • Most travelers who book a train ticket from Birmingham to Watford depart from Birmingham New Street to Watford Junction.

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

  • You can take a bus from Birmingham to Watford with National Express. Cheap tickets can be found for $43 (€38) with National Express from Birmingham to Watford.
  • You can travel between Birmingham and Watford by train with West Midlands Railway. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for $11 (€9) with West Midlands Railway from Birmingham to Watford.
Many of our customers who book a trip from Birmingham to Watford often extend their vacation and travel to other popular destinations like London, Luton or Manchester. If you’re thinking of adding another destination to your Birmingham and Watford itinerary, let Omio find you the best connections between Watford and any of these top destinations today!

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

  • Bus tickets cost $43 (€38) one way on average.
  • Train tickets cost $11 (€9) one way on average.

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

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