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Birmingham to Stoke-on-Trent by bus

The journey from Birmingham to Stoke-on-Trent by bus is 38.08 mi and takes 2 hrs 8 mins. There are 12 connections per day, with the first departure at 02:00 and the last at 23:30. It is possible to travel from Birmingham to Stoke-on-Trent by bus for as little as £4.95 or as much as £16.32. The best price for this journey is £4.95.

Lowest Price£4.95
Journey Duration2 hrs 8 mins
Connection per Day12
Lowest Price£4.95
Highest Price£16.32
First Departure02:00
Last Departure23:30
Distance38.08 mi
DepartureBirmingham
ArrivalStoke-on-Trent
CarriersNational Express, FlixBus

Birmingham to Stoke-on-Trent Bus Times

Departure date
Wednesday, 28 Feb 2024

Your journey from Birmingham to Stoke-on-Trent with Virail

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How much do bus tickets from Birmingham to Stoke-on-Trent cost?

When you're traveling from Birmingham to Stoke-on-Trent, you can expect to pay an average of approximately £11.85. You might be able to find prices as low as £4.95, but it all depends on how you travel. Some forms of transport are cheaper than others, and prices will vary according to time of day, day of the week, season, and other factors. For the cheapest bus tickets, make your reservation well in advance. If you can, travel at an off-peak time, as bus ticket prices will often be reduced. You might also be able to save money by booking a connecting journey, rather than a direct route. Be sure to check the conditions of the ticket before booking, as sometimes cheaper bus tickets cannot be changed or refunded. Use Virail to check your options before booking, to ensure that you find the lowest price for your journey.
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On average, you can expect to spend around £11.85 for your bus ticket. Virail will help you find a journey that fits your budget. You can expect prices to vary between different travel providers and methods of transport; often, faster journeys will cost more than slower routes. If your travel dates are flexible, you might be able to find cheaper bus tickets, as prices may fluctuate a little from day to day. You may also find lower prices by booking at certain times of day, avoiding rush hour traffic. Another tip for travelers on a tight budget is to look for connecting journeys. Sometimes it can be cheaper to make a change or two along the way, rather than traveling on a direct route from Birmingham to Stoke-on-Trent.

How much time will it take to go from Birmingham to Stoke-on-Trent by bus?

The average journey time is 2 hrs 8 mins. This is how long it takes to cross the 38.08 mi from Birmingham to Stoke-on-Trent. When planning your journey, remember that delays are a possibility. Some unplanned events could cause your journey from Birmingham to Stoke-on-Trent to take longer than 2 hrs 8 mins. The journey between Birmingham and Stoke-on-Trent by bus usually takes 2 hrs 8 mins to cover a distance of 38.08 mi. The shortest journey from Birmingham to Stoke-on-Trent will take you 1 hr 5 mins. Remember, as always, that this time does not include any delays that might occur due to weather conditions, construction, or unexpected diversions and disruptions. If arriving in Stoke-on-Trent quickly is a priority for you, look for express or non-stop services. You may also find that a connecting route reaches your destination faster than some direct journeys. Virail will allow you to explore all your options and come to a decision that suits your needs.

How many times a day do departures from Birmingham leave for Stoke-on-Trent?

You will be able to travel from Birmingham to Stoke-on-Trent using companies such as . Combined, these providers offer an average of 12 journeys each day. This average figure may not necessarily reflect your chosen travel dates. On certain days of the week, there may be more or less journeys available. At the busiest times, there will be up to departures available in a single day. You can choose to travel from Birmingham to Stoke-on-Trent using both direct and indirect routes. These options will help you find a journey that suits your budget, your time frame, and the circumstances of your trip. There are, on average, 10 direct connections from Birmingham to Stoke-on-Trent each day. Indirect connections add more possibilities, giving you extra flexibility when traveling. In an average day, you will find 2 journeys with at least one change. These figures may vary at certain times of year, and some routes might not run every day of the week. Unfortunately, no connection was found for your trip from Birmingham to Stoke-on-Trent. 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 Stoke-on-Trent
Looking for the best deal on a train ticket for your trip? Here are 4 ways to get cheap train tickets from Birmingham to Stoke-on-Trent.

Book in advance and save

If you're looking for the best deal for your trip from Birmingham to Stoke-on-Trent, 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 Stoke-on-Trent.

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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Find the best day to travel to Stoke-on-Trent by bus

When travelling to Stoke-on-Trent 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!

Carriers on this route

Find out more about the carriers on this route.

National Express is a British multinational public transport company that operates bus, and rail services in the UK, Europe, North Africa, and North America. The company was founded in 1972 and has its headquarters in Birmingham, UK. National Express operates a fleet of over 1,600 buses, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. The company also operates rail services in the UK, including the East Anglia franchise.

Services on board National Express and FlixBus from Birmingham to Stoke-on-Trent
Compare services on board when travelling from Birmingham to Stoke-on-Trent by bus.
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Birmingham to Stoke-on-Trent CO2 Emissions by Bus

Ecology
Train
4.29kg
Bus
4.6kg
Flight
12.26kg
Car
9.81kg

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Frequently Asked Questions

How much is a bus ticket from Birmingham to Stoke-on-Trent?
A bus ticket from Birmingham to Stoke-on-Trent is £11.85. 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 £4.95.
What's the cheapest bus ticket from Birmingham to Stoke-on-Trent?
The cheapest ticket you can get from Birmingham to Stoke-on-Trent is £4.95. 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 Stoke-on-Trent by bus?
Birmingham to Stoke-on-Trent is 38.08 mi.
How long does the bus between Birmingham and Stoke-on-Trent take?
Birmingham to Stoke-on-Trent is on average 2 hrs 8 mins. However the fastest option will get you there in 1 hr 5 mins.
Which companies operate from Birmingham to Stoke-on-Trent?
The bus journey from Birmingham to Stoke-on-Trent is covered by 1 operator(s). On Virail you can find these carriers that provide services on this route: National Express and FlixBus.
How many bus connections per day go from Birmingham to Stoke-on-Trent?
Birmingham to Stoke-on-Trent has 12 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first bus from Birmingham to Stoke-on-Trent leave?
The earliest bus from Birmingham to Stoke-on-Trent departs at 02:00. 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 Stoke-on-Trent depart?
The latest bus from Birmingham to Stoke-on-Trent departs at 23:30. 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 Stoke-on-Trent 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 £4.95 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.
From which stations can I leave from Birmingham to Stoke-on-Trent?
There are 4 station(s) that you can depart from Birmingham to go to Stoke-on-Trent. You can go from Five Ways, Birmingham Moor Street, Birmingham New Street and Birmingham Coach Station and you can arrive at Stoke-On-Trent and Stoke-On-Trent Bus Station.
How many direct connections depart from Birmingham to Stoke-on-Trent?
There are on average 10 direct connection(s) from Birmingham to go to Stoke-on-Trent.
What's the fastest journey time between Birmingham to Stoke-on-Trent by bus?
The fastest journey time by bus between Birmingham and Stoke-on-Trent is 1 hr 5 mins.
Is there a direct bus from Birmingham to Stoke-on-Trent?
Yes, there is a direct bus between Birmingham and Stoke-on-Trent.
What are the CO2 emissions for Birmingham to Stoke-on-Trent by bus?
The bus journey from Birmingham to Stoke-on-Trent creates 4.6kg of CO2 emissions.

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