How to travel from Watford to Birmingham

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Travel Information from Watford to Birmingham

distanceDistance85 miles (137 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus or train
priceTicket price range$7 - $23
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $7 (€6) • 2 h 25 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • $23 (€21) • 1 h 34 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus or West Midlands Railway

Take a bus or train to travel 85 miles (137 km) to Birmingham from Watford. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 34 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $7 (€6). The most popular travel companies which serve this route are Flixbus or West Midlands Railway among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Watford to Birmingham.

Travel Tips: Travel from Watford 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 Watford to Birmingham.

There are 2 ways to travel between Watford and Birmingham including taking a bus or train.

The cheapest way to get from Watford to Birmingham is by taking a bus. You can find average ticket prices around $7 (€6) compared to other travel options to Birmingham:

Taking a bus is usually $16 (€15) less than taking a train to Birmingham, which costs on average $23 (€21) for the same trip.

The fastest way from Watford to Birmingham is by train with an average journey time of 1 h 34 min.

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

In comparison, going by bus can take 2 h 25 min   on average.

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

The average frequency per day from Watford to Birmingham is:

  • Around 25 trains per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your journey from Watford to Birmingham 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 from Watford to Birmingham:

  • Buses most often depart from Watford at Watford, High Street (stop F) and arrive in Birmingham at Birmingham, Coach Station.
  • Trains mostly leave from Watford Junction and tend to arrive in Birmingham New Street.

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

  • You can go to Birmingham from Watford by bus with Flixbus. You'll see cheap bus tickets for $7 (€6) with Flixbus from Watford to Birmingham on Omio.
  • You can travel between Watford and Birmingham by train with West Midlands Railway. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for $23 (€21) with West Midlands Railway from Watford to Birmingham.
Looking to extend your trip from Watford to Birmingham? Many Omio customers who go from Watford to Birmingham usually extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like London, Manchester or Glasgow. If you're looking to explore London, Manchester or Glasgow from Birmingham, let Omio find you the best connections available at an affordable price.

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

  • Bus tickets cost $7 (€6) one way on average.
  • Train tickets are costing on average $23 (€21) one way.

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

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