Train Birmingham - Ayr prices from £16.91

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Birmingham to Ayr by train

The journey from Birmingham to Ayr by train is 234.26 mi and takes 8 hrs 0 mins. There are 15 connections per day, with the first departure at 06:15 and the last at 23:09. It is possible to travel from Birmingham to Ayr by train for as little as £16.91 or as much as £114.58. The best price for this journey is £16.91.

Lowest Price£16.91
Journey Duration8 hrs 0 mins
Connection per Day15
Lowest Price£16.91
Highest Price£114.58
First Departure06:15
Last Departure23:09
Distance234.26 mi
DepartureBirmingham
ArrivalAyr
CarriersNational Rail
Cheap train tickets from Birmingham to Ayr
Looking for the best deal on a train ticket for your trip? Here are 4 ways to get cheap train tickets from Birmingham to Ayr.

Book in advance and save

If you're looking for the best deal for your trip from Birmingham to Ayr, 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 Ayr.

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.

Best time to book cheap train tickets from Birmingham to Ayr

The cheapest Birmingham - Ayr train tickets can be found for as low as £28.22 if you’re lucky, or £41.09 on average. The most expensive ticket can cost as much as £65.47.

Find the best day to travel to Ayr by train

When travelling to Ayr by train, 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!

Birmingham to Ayr CO2 Emissions by Train

Ecology
Train
26.39kg
Bus
28.28kg
Flight
75.4kg
Car
60.32kg
What are the CO2 emissions from Birmingham to Ayr by train? The CO2 emissions from taking the train between Birmingham and Ayr are 26.39kg.
How much CO2 do I save by taking the train between Birmingham and Ayr? By taking the train between Birmingham and Ayr you will save 49.01kg CO2 emissions compared to a flight, 1.89kg compared to a bus and 33.93kg compared to a car.

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Frequently Asked Questions

How much is a train ticket from Birmingham to Ayr?
A train ticket from Birmingham to Ayr is £85.16. 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 £16.91.
What's the cheapest train ticket from Birmingham to Ayr?
The cheapest ticket you can get from Birmingham to Ayr is £16.91. 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 Ayr by train?
Birmingham to Ayr is 234.26 mi.
How long does the train between Birmingham and Ayr take?
Birmingham to Ayr is on average 8 hrs 0 mins. However the fastest option will get you there in 5 hrs 1 min.
How many train connections per day go from Birmingham to Ayr?
Birmingham to Ayr has 15 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first train from Birmingham to Ayr leave?
The earliest train from Birmingham to Ayr departs at 06:15. 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 train from Birmingham to Ayr depart?
The latest train from Birmingham to Ayr departs at 23:09. 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 Ayr in advance?
If you can, we recommend booking your ticket as early as possible to ensure you get better savings. The cheapest train ticket we have found is £16.91 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 Ayr by train?
The fastest journey time by train between Birmingham and Ayr is 5 hrs 1 min.
Is there a direct train from Birmingham to Ayr?
Yes, there is a direct train between Birmingham and Ayr.
What are the CO2 emissions for Birmingham to Ayr by train?
The train journey from Birmingham to Ayr creates 26.39kg of CO2 emissions.

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