Trains from Birmingham to Hastings

Birmingham to Hastings train information

Birmingham Hastings train map

Train duration 3h54m
Arrival Hastings, England
Departure Birmingham, England
Distance 154 Miles
Lowest train price from £55.30
Average train price £61.00

Search for your ticket on gopili to see the different companies for your train connecting Birmingham (West Midlands England) to Hastings (South East England). The services on board may change depending on the train operator.

The train is a quick and simple solution to travel to Hastings from Birmingham. The average train time from Birmingham to Hastings is 3h54m to cover the 154 miles.

The cheapest ticket price we've found to travel in the next month is £55.30 one way.

Best prices for Birmingham to Hastings train tickets

from £55.30 MORE 3h54m

Birmingham - Hastings prices calendar

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Birmingham - Hastings: the best time to book cheap trains

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The chart above illustrates the best prices found over the last six months depending on how much time in advance the ticket is purchased. Purchasing your train from Birmingham to Hastings in advance will enable you to pay less for your train.

The cheapest tickets we found were from £17 when purchasing your train 7 days in advance which is 78% cheaper than the best price we found when purchasing your seat on the day you're travelling.

Best prices for Birmingham to Hastings trains

We compare train ticket for all major companies to travel between Birmingham and Hastings by train and find the best prices for the coming days. Take a look at the prices of train tickets Hastings to Birmingham and find the best deal for your outbound journey.

From To Price Departure on At Company Searched
New Street
£55.30 05/03/2024 09:47 2 months ago
New Street
£58.70 05/03/2024 09:21 2 months ago
New Street
£58.70 05/03/2024 09:21 2 months ago
New Street
£58.70 05/03/2024 08:47 2 months ago
New Street
£66.50 05/03/2024 08:21 2 months ago
New Street
£66.50 05/03/2024 08:21 2 months ago

Best prices for the next 180 days.

Discount Birmingham - Hastings train tickets

The most efficient way to pay less on your Birmingham Hastings train ticket may be to get a railcard. While regional railcards can be obtained in some areas, National railcards enable you to save money on most rail fares across the country. Everyone is eligible to at least 1 of the railcard, even non-UK residents. National railcards available: 16-25 discount card, Senior railcard, Two together discount card, Family and Friends railcard and Disabled persons discount card.

Why should I buy a railcard?

If you want to understand how much you can save with a railcard, you have to estimate the number of journeys you need to save money. You will see that most of the time, only a few trips are needed.

For your evaluation, you need to include the cost of your railcard, i.e £30, how much you're saving on each journey (i.e.: 34%) as well as the cost of your ticket. The average fare of a Birmingham Hastings ticket is £60.73 (1).

Divide the cost of your railcard by the discount: £30/34%= £88. Then divide £88 by £60.73: £88/£60.73 = 1.45. You will need to make approximately 2 trips from Hastings to Birmingham (one way trip) with your railcard to be profitable.

How much does a railcard cost?

Railcards enable you to get a third off most train fares for a year. The Disabled persons railcard costs £20 and the 5 other railcards £30.

(1)Average prices observed over the last 6 months for one way journey

Train Journey Average price without railcard(1) With a railcard 34% off(2) Saving based on a one-way trip Number of return trips to pay off the cost
Birmingham to Hastings train £60.73 £40.49 £20.24 1.45

(1)Average price observed over the last 6 months for one way

(2)Price calculated with an average reduction of 34% on train tickets fare