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Journey details

Best price 12.43£
Journey duration 1 h 58 min
Connections per day 240
First departure: 04:22
Last departure: 23:45
Distance 113km

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Which rail companies offer connections by train from Manchester to Birmingham?

Among all virail partners, you will also be able to travel with Nationalrail, serving the train route between Manchester and 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.

What is the price of train tickets from Manchester to Birmingham?

On average, train tickets from Manchester to Birmingham cost 33,63 £, but if you can book in advance, or choose less popular dates and times, you could find cheap train tickets from 15,20 £.

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Trains from Manchester to Birmingham


If you are flexible with your travel dates, always consider that you can buy extremely cheap train tickets if you avoid travelling in the weekends and if you choose to travel during the low season.

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 serve the rail line Manchester - Birmingham?

The trains to Birmingham will leave from Manchester Piccadilly [ MAN ] or Manchester Airport [ MIA ] and will arrive at Birmingham New Street [ BHM ].

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

The average duration of the journey is 2 hours and 4 minutes, but the fastest connections take you to Birmingham in 2 hours and 2 minutes. The first train leaves from Manchester at 10:10, while the last one leaves at 20:10.

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