How to travel from Wakefield to Birmingham

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Travel Information from Wakefield to Birmingham

distanceDistance84 miles (136 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, flight, ferry or train
priceTicket price range$18 - $87
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $18 (€16) • 2 h 46 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • $87 (€80) • 1 h 41 min
carriersPopular travel companiesNational Express or Cross Country

Travel 84 miles (136 km) by bus, flight, ferry or train to Birmingham from Wakefield. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 41 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $18 (€16). The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are National Express or Cross Country among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Wakefield to Birmingham.

Travel Tips: Travel from Wakefield 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 Wakefield to Birmingham.

There are 4 ways that you can travel to Birmingham from Wakefield. You can take a bus, flight, ferry or train.

The cheapest way to travel to Birmingham from Wakefield is by taking a bus with an average price of $18 (€16).

This is compared to other travel options to Birmingham:

Taking a bus is about $69 (€63) less than taking a train, which costs on average $87 (€80) for this journey.

The fastest way to get to Birmingham from Wakefield is by train with an average travel time of 1 h 41 min.

Other travel options to Birmingham can usually take longer:

In comparison, taking a bus requires on average 2 h 46 min   of travel time.

The Wakefield to Birmingham distance is around 84 miles (136 km).

The average frequency per day from Wakefield to Birmingham is:

  • 1 bus a day.
  • 19 trains a day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your trip to Birmingham from Wakefield 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 when traveling from Wakefield to Birmingham:

  • Most travelers who purchase a bus ticket from Wakefield to Birmingham depart from Wakefield, Wakefield to Birmingham, Coach Station.
  • Most travelers who buy a train ticket from Wakefield to Birmingham depart from Wakefield Westgate to Birmingham New Street.

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

  • You can take a bus from Wakefield to Birmingham with National Express. Cheap tickets can be found for $18 (€16) with National Express from Wakefield to Birmingham.
  • You can take a train from Wakefield to Birmingham with Cross Country. Cheap tickets can be found for $87 (€80) with Cross Country from Wakefield to Birmingham.
Omio customers who travel from Wakefield to Birmingham often also extend their vacation to go to London, Manchester or Glasgow. Omio can help you plan your trip by finding the best connections between Birmingham and these popular destinations at a great price.

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

  • Bus tickets are costing $18 (€16) one way on average.
  • Train tickets are costing on average $87 (€80) one way.

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

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