Trains from Bournemouth to Birmingham

Bournemouth to Birmingham train information

Bournemouth Birmingham train map

Train duration 3h18m
Arrival Birmingham, England
Departure Bournemouth, England
Distance 122 Miles
Train operators Cross Country
Lowest train price from £24.25
Average train price £42.00

The trip between Bournemouth, located in England and Birmingham, situated in England is well connected by trains. The trains are run by the following train operators: Cross Country.

On average, the journey takes around 3h18m by train because of the 122 miles to travel to Birmingham from Bournemouth. The journey time will vary depending if your train is direct or with stops.

We found tickets from £24.25 to travel in the next month. Prices will vary depending on the day and hour of travel and how far in advance you purchase your ticket.

Best prices for Bournemouth to Birmingham train tickets

from £24.25 MORE 3h09m
Other modes of transport available
Coach
from £9.00 MORE 6h23m

Bournemouth - Birmingham prices calendar

Find the cheapest tickets to travel from Bournemouth to Birmingham by train, bus, ride sharing and plane.

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National Express£21

Raileurope£41

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National Express£30

Raileurope£42

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Ticket prices and availability have been recorded in the last 72 hours from the data provided by our partners.

Train times Bournemouth to Birmingham

When are the next trains to Birmingham?

Departure Arrival Duration Company
Today
Bournemouth
07:30
Birmingham New Street
10:48
3h18m Cross Country
Bournemouth
08:45
Birmingham New Street
11:48
3h03m Cross Country
Bournemouth
09:45
Birmingham New Street
12:48
3h03m Cross Country
Bournemouth
10:45
Birmingham New Street
13:48
3h03m Cross Country
Bournemouth
12:45
Birmingham New Street
15:48
3h03m Cross Country
Bournemouth
13:45
Birmingham New Street
16:48
3h03m Cross Country
Bournemouth
14:45
Birmingham New Street
17:48
3h03m Cross Country
Bournemouth
15:45
Birmingham New Street
18:48
3h03m Cross Country
Bournemouth
17:45
Birmingham New Street
20:48
3h03m Cross Country
Bournemouth
18:45
Birmingham New Street
21:48
3h03m Cross Country
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The table above only shows the remaining services for today and will display a maximum of 10 train departures.

See all departures: Today / Tomorrow

Based on our data, 11 trains from Bournemouth to Birmingham are available today and 0 tomorrow. The first Bournemouth Birmingham train leaves at 07:30 while the last train leaves the station at 19:45. The first and last departure hours can vary every day and there can be less trains during weekends as well as bank holidays. Train companies can as well adjust the number of trains during school holidays or depending on the demand.

Bournemouth - Birmingham: the best time to book cheap trains

Cost of the train when booking in advance or at the last minute

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£38

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£45

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Days before Departure

The graph above shows the best prices found over the last six months depending on how much time in advance the train ticket is booked. Buying your train from Bournemouth to Birmingham in advance can enable you to save money for your journey.

Tickets are available from £15 when buying your seat 3 days in advance which is 68% cheaper than the best fare we found when booking on the day you're travelling.

Best prices for Bournemouth to Birmingham trains

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

From To Price Departure on At Company Searched
Bournemouth
Birmingham
New Street
£32.45 10/12/2019 19:45 Cross Country 3 days ago
Bournemouth
Birmingham
New Street
£32.45 10/12/2019 15:45 Cross Country 3 days ago
Bournemouth
Birmingham
New Street
£32.45 10/12/2019 08:45 Cross Country 3 days ago
Bournemouth
Birmingham
New Street
£32.45 10/12/2019 17:45 Cross Country 3 days ago
Bournemouth
Birmingham
New Street
£32.45 10/12/2019 07:30 Cross Country 3 days ago
Bournemouth
Birmingham
New Street
£32.45 10/12/2019 09:45 Cross Country 3 days ago
Bournemouth
Birmingham
New Street
£32.45 10/12/2019 18:45 Cross Country 3 days ago
Bournemouth
Birmingham
New Street
£32.45 10/12/2019 12:45 Cross Country 3 days ago
Bournemouth
Birmingham
New Street
£32.45 10/12/2019 10:45 Cross Country 3 days ago
Bournemouth
Birmingham
New Street
£32.45 10/12/2019 14:45 Cross Country 3 days ago

Best prices for the next 180 days.

Bournemouth Birmingham train

Discount Bournemouth - Birmingham train tickets

Do you want to travel at the lowest fares? Many railcards and tricks can be obtained to pay less for your Bournemouth Birmingham train ticket and make even more savings on your tickets: special train fares for children, railcards for all ages, group travel, or charity discount. There are different types of railcards available: 16-25 railcard, Two together railcard, Family and Friends Railcard, Senior railcard, Disabled persons railcard.

Why should I buy a railcard?

When getting a railcard, the idea is to make savings after several trips. But is it really relevant when taking the train from Bournemouth to Birmingham? Grab your calculator, taking into account:

A = the railcard cost (i.e.: £30)

B = average discount offered by the railcard (i.e.: 34%)

C = average fare for a Bournemouth Birmingham ticket (i.e.: £41.23)(1)

Start by dividing A by B: this will show you the budget from which the card will be worthwile. Then divide that number by C. You will see the average number of trips needed per year to start saving money.

In our example, A/B = £30/34% = £88.00. Then, 88/£41.23 = 2.13. Your railcard will be worth the investment after on average 3 trips from Bournemouth to Birmingham (one way journey).

How much does a railcard cost?

The cost to purchase a Disabled persons railcard is £20 while it will cost you £30 to get a 16-25, Two together, Family and Friends or the Senior railcard. All of them enable you to get a third off most train fares for a complete year.

(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
Bournemouth to Birmingham train £41.23 £27.49 £13.74 2.14

(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

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