How to travel from Exeter to Birmingham

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Travel Information between Exeter and Birmingham

distanceDistance140 miles (225 km)
modeAvailable travel modesTrain or bus
priceTicket price range$10 - $58
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $10 (€9) • 4 h 30 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • $58 (€50) • 2 h 22 min
carriersPopular travel companiesNational Express or CrossCountry

Take a train or bus to travel 140 miles (225 km) from Exeter to Birmingham. The most popular travel companies which serve this trip are National Express or CrossCountry among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus or train from Exeter to Birmingham.

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from Exeter to Birmingham

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

Our recommendation

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

National Express
01:00PMBirmingham, Coach Station
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National Express
03:00PMBirmingham, Coach Station
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National Express
05:50PMBirmingham, Coach Station
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National Express
11:00AMBirmingham, Coach Station
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National Express
09:30PMBirmingham, Coach Station
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National Express
05:00PMBirmingham, Coach Station
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Travel on FlixBus, National Express and CrossCountry travel to Birmingham from Exeter at great prices. Omio finds you travel times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies all in one place.

CrossCountry is a fast speed train company in the United Kingdom and for your next travel from Exeter to Birmingham you can choose between Standard Class and First Class tickets on Omio.

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

      FAQs: Travel from Exeter to Birmingham

      FAQs: 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 Exeter to Birmingham.

      There are 2 options to travel from Exeter to Birmingham including taking a train or bus.

      The cheapest way to travel from Exeter to Birmingham is a bus with an average price of $10 (€9).

      This is compared to other travel options from Exeter to Birmingham:

      Taking a bus costs $47 (€41) less than taking a train, which costs on average $58 (€50) for the same trip.

      The fastest way from Exeter to Birmingham is by train with an average journey time of 2 h 22 min.

      There are alternative travel options to Birmingham that take longer:

      Taking a bus requires on average 4 h 30 min of travel time.

      The distance from Exeter to Birmingham is approximately 140 miles (225 km).

      The average frequency per day from Exeter to Birmingham is:

      • Around 7 buses per day.
      • 16 trains a day.

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

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

      • Most travelers board their bus from Exeter, Honiton Road and arrive in Birmingham, Coach Station.
      • Most travelers who purchase a train ticket from Exeter to Birmingham depart from Exeter St Davids to Birmingham New Street.

      The following travel companies offer services from Exeter to Birmingham:

      • National Express, Megabus or FlixBus can take you to Birmingham by bus. If searching for a good deal on buses, you can find tickets for FlixBus from Exeter to Birmingham for $10 (€9).
      • Travel with CrossCountry or Great Western Rail to go to Birmingham by train. For a good deal on tickets, you can find CrossCountry Exeter to Birmingham tickets on Omio for $58 (€50).

      Yes, there are direct services available from Exeter to Birmingham with the following travel companies:

      • Direct buses with National Express with 7 direct buses per day.
      • 15 direct trains per day with CrossCountry.

      Direct services tend to save you time and add more convenience in getting you to Birmingham as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking your tickets from Exeter to Birmingham.

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