Train Birmingham - Dundee prices from £167.24

25/07/2024
+ Add return
Stay with Booking.com

Find the cheapest ticket for your trip

Secure your ticket today and get the best deals!

Today More
Tomorrow More
2 days More
3 days More

Birmingham to Dundee by train

The journey from Birmingham to Dundee by train is 279.19 mi and takes 6 hrs 13 mins. There are 3 connections per day, with the first departure at 16:05 and the last at 18:07. It is possible to travel from Birmingham to Dundee by train for as little as £167.24 or as much as £167.24. The best price for this journey is £167.24.

Lowest Price£167.24
Journey Duration6 hrs 13 mins
Connection per Day3
Lowest Price£167.24
Highest Price£167.24
First Departure16:05
Last Departure18:07
Distance279.19 mi
DepartureBirmingham
ArrivalDundee
CarriersWest Midlands Railway, Avanti West Coast

Birmingham to Dundee Train Times

Departure date
Thursday, 25 Jul 2024

Quick and easy travel from Birmingham to Dundee with Virail

Virail's search tool will provide you with the options you need when you want to go from Birmingham to Dundee. All you need to do is enter the dates of your planned journey, and let us take care of everything else. Our engine does the hard work, searching through thousands of routes offered by our trusted travel partners to show you options for traveling by train, bus, plane, or carpool. You can filter the results to suit your needs. There are a number of filtering options, including price, one-way or round trip, departure or arrival time, duration of journey, or number of connections. Soon you'll find the best choice for your journey. When you're ready, Virail will transfer you to the provider's website to complete the booking. No matter where you're going, get there with Virail.

How can I get the cheapest train tickets to travel from Birmingham to Dundee?

When you're traveling from Birmingham to Dundee, you can expect to pay an average of approximately £167.24. You might be able to find prices as low as £167.24, 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 train tickets, make your reservation well in advance. If you can, travel at an off-peak time, as train 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 train 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.
Unfortunately, no price was found for your trip from Birmingham to Dundee. Selecting a new departure or arrival city, without dramatically changing your itinerary could help you find price results.
When you're traveling from Birmingham to Dundee, you can expect to pay an average of approximately £167.24. 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 train tickets, make your reservation well in advance. If you can, travel at an off-peak time, as train 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 train 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.

How long will it take me to travel from Birmingham to Dundee by train?

The distance between Birmingham and Dundee is approximately 279.19 mi. In general, it will take you about 6 hrs 13 mins to complete the journey between the two cities. However, it is important to remember that journey times may vary according to a number of factors, including seasonal weather conditions, local events or diversions. Keep this in mind if you are intending to make a later connection, and always plan accordingly. The journey between Birmingham and Dundee runs for about 279.19 mi and usually takes approximately 6 hrs 13 mins. However, this figure is an average and will vary according to a number of factors. Depending on the method of transport that you choose, you might be able to arrive in less time. The shortest time in which you can complete this journey is 5 hrs 52 mins. If you are trying to get from Birmingham to Dundee as quickly as possible, look for express routes or non-stopping services. Direct routes are not always the fastest way to travel. At times, you may even find a quicker route that involves a connection in another city.

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

The first daily departure from Birmingham to Dundee leaves at 16:05, while the last journey of the day sets out at 18:07. These are according to the standard schedules for the route between Birmingham and Dundee. 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. In general, the first departure of the night will leave Birmingham at 16:05, and the last departure will leave at 18:07. However, it is important to remember that this is general information, and these journey times are not necessarily available every day. Timetables for each provider on the route from Birmingham to Dundee can change from day to day or month to month. In particular, many providers offer different schedules on weekdays and weekends. Public holidays, local events, and seasonal timetables can also cause schedules to change.

What are the stations on the Birmingham to Dundee route?

In Birmingham, departure stations include Five ways,Birmingham new street,Birmingham, Coach Station,Birmingham moor street. When you arrive in Dundee, you may be able to disembark at stations such as Dundee - Seagate. Remember though that the exact stations served on each route can vary. Different providers may depart from and arrive at different stations. Furthermore, if you travel on an express service, the number of stations may be limited, and the exact stations served on a particular route may vary at different times of day or day of the week. Check in advance to ensure that you are departing from and arriving at a station that is convenient for your journey.

How many journeys from Birmingham to Dundee are there every day?

On average, there are 3 daily departures from Birmingham to Dundee. However, there may be more or less on different days. Providers' timetables can change on certain days of the week or public holidays, and many also vary at particular times of year. Some providers change their schedules during the summer season, for example. At very busy times, there may be up to departures each day. The providers that travel along this route include , and each operates according to their own specific schedules. As a traveler, you may prefer a direct journey, or you may not mind making changes and connections. If you have heavy suitcases, a direct journey could be best; otherwise, you might be able to save money and enjoy more flexibility by making a change along the way. Every day, there are an average of 0 departures from Birmingham which travel directly to Dundee. There are 3 journeys with one change or more. Unfortunately, no connection was found for your trip from Birmingham to Dundee. Selecting a new departure or arrival city, without dramatically changing your itinerary could help you find connections.

Show full descriptionHide full description

Compare prices and tickets from Birmingham to Dundee

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

Book in advance and save

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

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.

Show tickets by
Best time to book Birmingham to Dundee travel

Virail Pro Tip ✌: Booking 10 days in advance save 10% on average

Best time to book cheap train tickets from Birmingham to Dundee

The cheapest Birmingham - Dundee train tickets can be found for as low as £29.15 if you’re lucky, or £31.82 on average. The most expensive ticket can cost as much as £35.20.

Find the best day to travel to Dundee by train

When travelling to Dundee 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!

Carriers on this route

Find out more about the carriers on this route.

West Midlands Railway is a train operating company that provides passenger services across the West Midlands region of England.The West Midlands Trains consortium, composed of Abellio, JR East, and Mitsui, won the franchise for the region, leading to the establishment of the service in 2017. The West Midlands Railway offers a variety of services, including longer distance services to cities like London and Liverpool as well as local and regional trains.

Services on board West Midlands Railway, Avanti West Coast and ScotRail from Birmingham to Dundee
Compare services on board when travelling from Birmingham to Dundee by train.
Facilities West Midlands Railway Avanti West Coast ScotRail
quiet_zone Quiet zone check check check
wifi WiFi check check check
power_sockets Power sockets check check check
luggage Luggage check cross check
food_and_drink Food and drink check check check

Birmingham to Dundee CO2 Emissions by Train

Ecology
Train
31.45kg
Bus
33.7kg
Flight
89.86kg
Car
71.89kg
What are the CO2 emissions from Birmingham to Dundee by train? The CO2 emissions from taking the train between Birmingham and Dundee are 31.45kg.
How much CO2 do I save by taking the train between Birmingham and Dundee? By taking the train between Birmingham and Dundee you will save 58.41kg CO2 emissions compared to a flight, 2.25kg compared to a bus and 40.44kg compared to a car.

Anything we can improve?

Frequently Asked Questions

How much is a train ticket from Birmingham to Dundee?
A train ticket from Birmingham to Dundee is £167.24. 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 £167.24.
What's the cheapest train ticket from Birmingham to Dundee?
The cheapest ticket you can get from Birmingham to Dundee is £167.24. 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 Dundee by train?
Birmingham to Dundee is 279.19 mi.
How long does the train between Birmingham and Dundee take?
Birmingham to Dundee is on average 6 hrs 13 mins. However the fastest option will get you there in 5 hrs 52 mins.
Which companies operate from Birmingham to Dundee?
The train journey from Birmingham to Dundee is covered by 2 operator(s). On Virail you can find these carriers that provide services on this route: West Midlands Railway, Avanti West Coast and ScotRail.
How many train connections per day go from Birmingham to Dundee?
Birmingham to Dundee has 3 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first train from Birmingham to Dundee leave?
The earliest train from Birmingham to Dundee departs at 16:05. 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 Dundee depart?
The latest train from Birmingham to Dundee departs at 18:07. 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 Dundee 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 £167.24 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 Dundee by train?
The fastest journey time by train between Birmingham and Dundee is 5 hrs 52 mins.
Is there a direct train from Birmingham to Dundee?
Yes, there is a direct train between Birmingham and Dundee.
What are the CO2 emissions for Birmingham to Dundee by train?
The train journey from Birmingham to Dundee creates 31.45kg of CO2 emissions.

Go local from Birmingham

Trending routes

Weekend getaways from Birmingham

International routes from Birmingham and nearby areas

Other destinations from Birmingham

Main routes to Dundee

Related routes

Other popular routes