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Journey details

Best price 15.53£
Journey duration 4 h 59 min
Connections per day 42
First departure: 06:06
Last departure: 23:30
Distance 395km

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Which companies take you from Edinburgh to Birmingham by train?

Virail cooperates with more than 200 partners in Europe and in the rest of the world, among which also Nationalrail serving the train route Edinburgh - Birmingham.

National Rail belongs to the Rail Delivery group, the British company managing passenger services. National Rail covers not only long and medium-distance routes, but also local networks, for instance part of the London underground.

How much are the train tickets from Edinburgh to Birmingham?

By booking in advance, you can find cheap train tickets from Edinburgh to Birmingham from 18,00 £. However, train tickets for this route cost on average around 87,90 £.

Trains from Edinburgh to Birmingham


If there are changes in your route, make sure you always have enough time to walk from one platform to the other and never forget the possibility of delay that could make you miss the second train.

When travelling on such short distances, you can take into account also busses and carpooling options: with some luck you will find very cheap options, even if you book on short notice.

Which stations are served by the trains travelling from Edinburgh to Birmingham?

You can take the train to Birmingham at Edimburgh, which arrives at Birmingham New Street [ BHM ].

When are the first and last trains from Edinburgh to Birmingham scheduled?

The first train to Birmingham leaves at 06:06, whereas the last one at 18:06. On average, the journey lasts 4 hours and 11 minutes, but with the fastest connections you will be in Birmingham in 4 hours and 6 minutes.

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