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Birmingham to Stoke-on-Trent by train

The journey from Birmingham to Stoke-on-Trent by train is 38.08 mi and takes 0 hrs 59 mins. There are 25 connections per day, with the first departure at 05:21 and the last at 20:01. It is possible to travel from Birmingham to Stoke-on-Trent by train for as little as £5.45 or as much as £28.72. The best price for this journey is £5.45.

Lowest Price£5.45
Journey Duration0 hrs 59 mins
Connection per Day25
Lowest Price£5.45
Highest Price£28.72
First Departure05:21
Last Departure20:01
Distance38.08 mi
DepartureBirmingham
ArrivalStoke-on-Trent
CarriersTransport for Wales, West Midlands RailwayMore

Birmingham to Stoke-on-Trent Train Times

Departure date
Thursday, 25 Jul 2024

Traveling from Birmingham to Stoke-on-Trent with Virail

What's the best way to get from Birmingham to Stoke-on-Trent? If you're not sure, don't worry - Virail can help you. The only thing you have to do is enter your planned travel dates, and let Virail's powerful search tool deal with the rest. We'll look at the routes offered by our trusted travel partners to give you all your available options. Whether you want to travel by plane, train, bus, carpool, or something else, we'll find your ideal solution. You can filter your results according to price, departure or arrival time, journey duration, number of connections, one-way or round trip - anything you want. Virail will give you a full, clear picture of how to get from Birmingham to Stoke-on-Trent, then transfer you to your chosen provider's website to complete your booking.

How can I get the cheapest train tickets to travel from Birmingham to Stoke-on-Trent?

When you're traveling from Birmingham to Stoke-on-Trent, you can expect to pay an average of approximately £17.54. You might be able to find prices as low as £5.45, 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.
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On average, you can expect to spend around £17.54 for your train 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 train 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 long will it take me to travel from Birmingham to Stoke-on-Trent by train?

The distance between Birmingham and Stoke-on-Trent is approximately 38.08 mi. In general, it will take you about 0 hrs 59 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. In order to get from Birmingham to Stoke-on-Trent faster, consider looking for an express service that makes fewer stops along the way. Conversely, a connecting route may, in some circumstances, be faster than a direct journey. The fastest routes between Birmingham and Stoke-on-Trent will complete the journey in 0 hrs 46 mins. On average, it will take you about 0 hrs 59 mins to travel the 38.08 mi between Birmingham and Stoke-on-Trent.

What time are the departures from Birmingham to Stoke-on-Trent?

If you want to set off early, take the first departure of the day from Birmingham to Stoke-on-Trent, which usually leaves at 05:21. The last scheduled departure of the day is normally at 20:01. These timetables may vary depending on the day of the week, or at different times of year. If you prefer to travel at night, you will usually find the first departure from Birmingham to Stoke-on-Trent leaving at 05:21. Although things may change depending on the day, in general the last departure of the night leaves at 20:01.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.

When traveling from Birmingham to Stoke-on-Trent by train, which stations can I use?

In Birmingham, departure stations include Five ways,Birmingham moor street,Birmingham, Coach Station,Birmingham new street. When you arrive in Stoke-on-Trent, you may be able to disembark at stations such as Stoke-On-Trent,Stoke-On-Trent, Bus Station. 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 Stoke-on-Trent take place each day?

The route from Birmingham to Stoke-on-Trent is served by providers including . From this list of transport providers, there are up to departures each day. However, this exact number will vary. On average, journeys depart from Birmingham 25 times per day. This number includes all the transport providers that serve the route. When traveling from Birmingham to Stoke-on-Trent, you may choose to use an indirect route, involving connections. If you prefer not to do this, you will find an average of 15 direct journeys each day. However, indirect routes open up more possibilities for flexible travelers. On average, there are 10 journeys with one change or more each day. These numbers are all averages. They can slightly vary depending on the day of the week, the season of the year, local festivals, and other factors. 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 train 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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Virail Pro Tip ✌: Booking 10 days in advance save 10% on average

Price as departure date approaches

Train companies may charge higher ticket prices as the date of departure approaches. Prices in the next days can range from around £1.01 to £21.16 but may be subject to change. Our advice is to book as early as possible to potentially save up to 95% on your trip!

Best time to book cheap train tickets from Birmingham to Stoke-on-Trent

The cheapest Birmingham - Stoke-on-Trent train tickets can be found for as low as £6.35 if you’re lucky, or £10.07 on average. The most expensive ticket can cost as much as £16.83.

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

When travelling to Stoke-on-Trent 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.

The Welsh Government owns the non-profit organization Transport for Wales. It is responsible for the procurement and management of passenger rail services in Wales, as well as the development of the Welsh rail network. The company was established in 2018, taking over from Arriva Trains Wales, and operates services across Wales and the Borders. Transport for Wales is a great choice for your journeys within Wales, such as Cardiff to Aberdare or Newport to Swansea, or for your trips in England, like Manchester to Chester or Birmingham to Shrewsbury, and even for your travel between England and Wales.

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 Transport for Wales, West Midlands Railway and Avanti West Coast from Birmingham to Stoke-on-Trent
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Birmingham to Stoke-on-Trent CO2 Emissions by Train

Ecology
Train
4.29kg
Bus
4.6kg
Flight
12.26kg
Car
9.81kg
What are the CO2 emissions from Birmingham to Stoke-on-Trent by train? The CO2 emissions from taking the train between Birmingham and Stoke-on-Trent are 4.29kg.
How much CO2 do I save by taking the train between Birmingham and Stoke-on-Trent? By taking the train between Birmingham and Stoke-on-Trent you will save 7.97kg CO2 emissions compared to a flight, 0.31kg compared to a bus and 5.52kg compared to a car.

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Frequently Asked Questions

How much is a train ticket from Birmingham to Stoke-on-Trent?
A train ticket from Birmingham to Stoke-on-Trent is £17.54. 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 £5.45.
What's the cheapest train ticket from Birmingham to Stoke-on-Trent?
The cheapest ticket you can get from Birmingham to Stoke-on-Trent is £5.45. 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 train?
Birmingham to Stoke-on-Trent is 38.08 mi.
How long does the train between Birmingham and Stoke-on-Trent take?
Birmingham to Stoke-on-Trent is on average 0 hrs 59 mins. However the fastest option will get you there in 0 hrs 46 mins.
Which companies operate from Birmingham to Stoke-on-Trent?
The train journey from Birmingham to Stoke-on-Trent is covered by 3 operator(s). On Virail you can find these carriers that provide services on this route: Transport for Wales, West Midlands Railway, CrossCountry and Avanti West Coast.
How many train connections per day go from Birmingham to Stoke-on-Trent?
Birmingham to Stoke-on-Trent has 25 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first train from Birmingham to Stoke-on-Trent leave?
The earliest train from Birmingham to Stoke-on-Trent departs at 05:21. 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 Stoke-on-Trent depart?
The latest train from Birmingham to Stoke-on-Trent departs at 20:01. 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 train ticket we have found is £5.45 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.
How many direct connections depart from Birmingham to Stoke-on-Trent?
There are on average 15 direct connection(s) from Birmingham to go to Stoke-on-Trent.
What's the fastest journey time between Birmingham to Stoke-on-Trent by train?
The fastest journey time by train between Birmingham and Stoke-on-Trent is 0 hrs 46 mins.
Is there a direct train from Birmingham to Stoke-on-Trent?
Yes, there is a direct train between Birmingham and Stoke-on-Trent.
What are the CO2 emissions for Birmingham to Stoke-on-Trent by train?
The train journey from Birmingham to Stoke-on-Trent creates 4.29kg of CO2 emissions.

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