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Birmingham to Belfast by bus

The journey from Birmingham to Belfast by bus is 220.48 mi and takes 15 hrs 20 mins. There are 1 connections per day, with the first departure at 23:00 and the last at 23:00. It is possible to travel from Birmingham to Belfast by bus for as little as £46.91 or as much as £47.48. The best price for this journey is £46.91.

Lowest Price£46.91
Journey Duration15 hrs 20 mins
Connection per Day1
Lowest Price£46.91
Highest Price£47.48
First Departure23:00
Last Departure23:00
Distance220.48 mi
DepartureBirmingham
ArrivalBelfast
CarriersNational Express

Birmingham to Belfast Bus Times

Departure date
Saturday, 15 Jun 2024

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How can I find the cheapest bus tickets to get from Birmingham to Belfast?

Prices will vary when you travel from Birmingham to Belfast. On average, though, you'll pay about £47.13 for a bus ticket. You can find bus tickets for prices as low as £46.91, but it may require some flexibility with your travel plans. If you're looking for a low price, you may need to prepare to spend more time in transit. You can also often find cheaper bus tickets at particular times of day, or on certain days of the week. Of course, ticket prices often change during the year, too; expect to pay more in peak season. For the lowest prices, it's usually best to make your reservation in advance. Be careful, though, as many providers do not offer refunds or exchanges on their cheapest bus tickets.
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The prices for bus tickets from Birmingham to Belfast vary depending on a range of factors including how far in advance you're booking, your travel dates, and the type of transport you want to use. On certain routes, there may be different classes available, which will also affect the price. The average bus ticket price is approximately £47.13. For the lowest prices, it is usually best to book as far in advance as possible and look out for low-cost options, such as non-refundable tickets or traveling outside of peak hours. Be aware that some providers do not offer refunds or changes on their lower priced tickets, so it is advised to check before completing your transaction.

How long is the journey from Birmingham to Belfast by bus?

The average journey time is 15 hrs 20 mins. This is how long it takes to cross the 220.48 mi from Birmingham to Belfast. When planning your journey, remember that delays are a possibility. Some unplanned events could cause your journey from Birmingham to Belfast to take longer than 15 hrs 20 mins. The journey from Birmingham to Belfast covers a distance of 220.48 mi. On average, you can expect your journey to last roughly 15 hrs 20 mins. However, booking the fastest option will see you reach your destination in approximately 15 hrs 20 mins. For faster journeys, look for express routes. Please remember that these may only depart at certain times of day, or on particular days of the week. You may also find that you can go from Birmingham to Belfast faster by making connections, rather than taking a direct route.

When do the first and last departures from Birmingham to Belfast leave?

If you prefer to travel early, you will usually find the first departure from Birmingham to Belfast leaving at 23:00. Although things may change depending on the day, in general the last daily departure leaves at 23:00.If you have some flexibility over the day on which you travel, you might find more options available to you. For example, some providers may only run early morning routes on weekdays, when people are traveling to work. You will often find fewer options available on weekends or public holidays. The first departure of the night from Birmingham to Belfast leaves at 23:00, while the last journey sets out at 23:00. These are according to the standard schedules for the route between Birmingham and Belfast. However, different providers' timetables can vary from day to day or month to month, so these particular departures may not be available every day. Some providers may change their schedules on public holidays and weekends, or during the summer months. Check your travel dates when making your booking.

How many daily journeys are there from Birmingham to Belfast?

The exact number of journeys from Birmingham to Belfast can vary from day to day. Some services may only run on particular days of the week, while others might be seasonal. In general, an average of 1 departures leave each day. These are run by a number of different transport providers, including . On particularly busy days, there can be up to departures. You can usually expect there to be more connections on weekdays. Many providers run fewer journeys on weekends or public holidays. As a traveler, you may prefer to take a direct route from Birmingham to Belfast. However, you will find more options available to you if you are willing to take a connecting route. These pass through one or more different cities, and you'll have to change along the way. Not all travelers feel comfortable making multiple connections, but if you are, then you will enjoy greater flexibility when making your booking. The exact number of daily departures from Birmingham to Belfast varies, but in general, you can expect to find 0 direct connections with no changes leaving each day. Travelers who are happy to take an indirect route will find, on average, 1 journeys with one change or more. Unfortunately, no connection was found for your trip from Birmingham to Belfast. Selecting a new departure or arrival city, without dramatically changing your itinerary could help you find connections.

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Cheap bus tickets from Birmingham to Belfast
Looking for the best deal on a train ticket for your trip? Here are 4 ways to get cheap train tickets from Birmingham to Belfast.

Book in advance and save

If you're looking for the best deal for your trip from Birmingham to Belfast, booking train tickets in advance is a great way to save money, but keep in mind that advance tickets are usually not available until 3 months before your travel date.

Stay flexible with your travel time and explore off-peak journeys

Planning your trips around off-peak travel times not only means that you'll be able to avoid the crowds, but can also end up saving you money. Being flexible with your schedule and considering alternative routes or times will significantly impact the amount of money you spend on getting from Birmingham to Belfast.

Always check special offers

Checking on the latest deals can help save a lot of money, making it worth taking the time to browse and compare prices. So make sure you get the best deal on your ticket and take advantage of special fares for children, youth and seniors as well as discounts for groups.

Unlock the potential of slower trains or connecting trains

If you're planning a trip with some flexible time, why not opt for the scenic route? Taking slower trains or connecting trains that make more stops may save you money on your ticket – definitely worth considering if it fits in your schedule.

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Best time to book cheap bus tickets from Birmingham to Belfast

The cheapest Birmingham - Belfast bus tickets can be found for as low as £21.48 if you’re lucky, or £40.78 on average. The most expensive ticket can cost as much as £47.45.

Find the best day to travel to Belfast by bus

When travelling to Belfast by bus, if you want to avoid crowds you can check how frequently our customers are travelling in the next 30-days using the graph below. On average, the peak hours to travel are between 6:30am and 9am in the morning, or between 4pm and 7pm in the evening. Please keep this in mind when travelling to your point of departure as you may need some extra time to arrive, particularly in big cities!

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Birmingham to Belfast CO2 Emissions by Bus

Ecology
Train
24.84kg
Bus
26.61kg
Flight
70.96kg
Car
56.77kg

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Frequently Asked Questions

How much is a bus ticket from Birmingham to Belfast?
A bus ticket from Birmingham to Belfast is £47.13. However the price varies depending on how early you buy, and if it's peak time to travel. Occasionally you can find them for as cheap as £46.91.
What's the cheapest bus ticket from Birmingham to Belfast?
The cheapest ticket you can get from Birmingham to Belfast is £46.91. We recommend booking as early as possible and off-peak hours to get the cheapest ticket possible. Off-peak times are usually from 09:30 to 16:00, and after 19:00.
What's the distance between Birmingham and Belfast by bus?
Birmingham to Belfast is 220.48 mi.
How long does the bus between Birmingham and Belfast take?
Birmingham to Belfast is on average 15 hrs 20 mins. However the fastest option will get you there in 15 hrs 20 mins.
How many bus connections per day go from Birmingham to Belfast?
Birmingham to Belfast has 1 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first bus from Birmingham to Belfast leave?
The earliest bus from Birmingham to Belfast departs at 23:00. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
What time does the last bus from Birmingham to Belfast depart?
The latest bus from Birmingham to Belfast departs at 23:00. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
Should I book my ticket from Birmingham to Belfast in advance?
If you can, we recommend booking your ticket as early as possible to ensure you get better savings. The cheapest bus ticket we have found is £46.91 but this may be subject to change depending on the day of travel, hour you wish to depart and how far in advance you book.
What's the fastest journey time between Birmingham to Belfast by bus?
The fastest journey time by bus between Birmingham and Belfast is 15 hrs 20 mins.
Is there a direct bus from Birmingham to Belfast?
Yes, there is a direct bus between Birmingham and Belfast.
What are the CO2 emissions for Birmingham to Belfast by bus?
The bus journey from Birmingham to Belfast creates 26.61kg of CO2 emissions.

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