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from Bournemouth to Birmingham

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

Our recommendation

To get from Bournemouth to Birmingham on Sep 20 we recommend taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

09:30AMBournemouth, Coach Station4h30 02:00PMBirmingham, Coach Station
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11:00PMBournemouth, Coach Station11h35 10:35AMBirmingham, Coach Station
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04:35PMBournemouth, Coach Station5h10 09:45PMBirmingham, Coach Station
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06:00PMBournemouth, Coach Station6h15 12:15AMBirmingham, Coach Station
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11:00AMBournemouth, Coach Station6h40 05:40PMBirmingham, Coach Station
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Deutsche Bahn

COMPARE Prices for trains, buses and flights

Sep 19
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$42National Express
Sep 20
$77Cross Country
$21National Express
Sep 21
$62Cross Country
$17National Express
Sep 22
$62Cross Country
$17National Express
Sep 24
$77Cross Country
$17National Express
Sep 25
$76Cross Country
$14National Express
Sep 26
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$23National Express
Sep 30
$62Cross Country
$17National Express
Oct 1
$76Cross Country
$15National Express
Oct 2
$77Cross Country
$14National Express

Travel Information from Bournemouth to Birmingham

distanceDistance121 miles (195 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus or train
priceTicket price range$24 - $77
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $24 (€19) • 6 h 15 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • $77 (€62) • 3 h 1 min
carriersPopular travel companiesNational Express or Cross Country

Travel 121 miles (195 km) by bus or train between Bournemouth and Birmingham. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 3 h 1 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $24 (€19). The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are National Express or Cross Country among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Bournemouth to Birmingham.

Travel Tips

Travel from Bournemouth 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 Bournemouth to Birmingham.
How do I get from Bournemouth to Birmingham?

There are 2 ways to travel from Bournemouth to Birmingham including taking a bus or train.

How do I get from Bournemouth to Birmingham the cheapest way?

The cheapest way to go to Birmingham from Bournemouth is by taking a bus, which costs on average $24 (€19).

This is compared to other ways of getting to Birmingham:

A bus is $53 (€42) less than a train for this route with tickets for a train from Bournemouth to Birmingham costing on average $77 (€62).

What is the fastest way from Bournemouth to Birmingham?

The fastest way from Bournemouth to Birmingham is by train with an average journey time of 3 h 1 min.

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

In comparison, getting to Birmingham by bus can take on average 6 h 15 min.

What is the distance from Bournemouth to Birmingham?

Birmingham is approximately 121 miles (195 km) away from Bournemouth.

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

The average frequency per day from Bournemouth to Birmingham is:

  • 10 trains a day.

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

When traveling to Birmingham from Bournemouth, what are the departure and arrival points in Bournemouth and Birmingham?

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

  • Most travelers who buy a bus ticket from Bournemouth to Birmingham depart from Bournemouth, Coach Station to Birmingham, Coach Station.
  • Most travelers take a train from Bournemouth to Birmingham New Street.
Who can get me from Bournemouth to Birmingham?

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

  • You can travel between Bournemouth and Birmingham by bus with National Express. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for $24 (€19) with National Express from Bournemouth to Birmingham.
  • You can go to Birmingham from Bournemouth by train with Cross Country. You'll see cheap train tickets for $77 (€62) with Cross Country from Bournemouth to Birmingham on Omio.
What is another destination I should add to my tour from Bournemouth to Birmingham?
Many of our customers traveling from Bournemouth 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 buy tickets from Bournemouth to Birmingham online to get the best deals?

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

  • A bus ticket for this trip costs on average $24 (€19) one way.
  • A train ticket costs $77 (€62) one way on average for this trip.

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


Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Bournemouth (Coach Station)
Bournemouth Pier
Bournemouth University