Trains from Bristol to Birmingham

Bristol to Birmingham train information

Bristol Birmingham train map

Train duration 1h24m
Arrival Birmingham, England
Departure Bristol, England
Distance 77 Miles
Train operators Cross Country, Great Western Railway
Lowest train price from £12.95
Average train price £30.00

There are a lot of train operators across the United Kingdom & Europe but the trains from Bristol in England to Birmingham in England are provided by Cross Country, Great Western Railway.

On average, the journey takes around 1h24m by train because of the 77 miles to travel to Birmingham from Bristol. The journey time will vary depending if your train is direct or with stops.

We found trains from £12.95 to travel in the next 30 days. Fares can change depending on when you travel or how long in advance you buy your ticket.

Best prices for Bristol to Birmingham train tickets

from £12.95 MORE 1h19m
Other modes of transport available
Coach
from £3.70 MORE 2h04m
from £3.65 MORE 2h18m
Flight
from £93.04 MORE 11h24m

Bristol - Birmingham prices calendar

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

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Megabus£6

National Express£11

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Megabus£9

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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 Bristol to Birmingham

When are the next trains to Birmingham?

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Bristol - Birmingham: the best time to book cheap trains

Price of the ticket when booking in advance or at the last minute

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£26

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£27

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£26

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£28

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£31

Same day

Days before Departure

The Prices for train tickets Bristol to Birmingham are increasing the closer you get to your departure day. According to our data, if you buy your train 3 days in advance, you can find tickets from £26 whereas when purchasing your seat on the day you're travelling, you will need to spend at least £31 for your train. Thus, you may save 18% on the price of your ticket by booking 3 days in advance instead of on the day you're travelling.

The figures are based on the best fares found over the past 6 months when buying in advance versus at the last minute.

Best prices for Bristol to Birmingham trains

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

From To Price Departure on At Company Searched
Bristol
Parkway
Birmingham
New Street
£17.65 17/10/2019 19:10 Cross Country 4 days ago
Bristol
Parkway
Birmingham
New Street
£17.65 17/10/2019 13:09 Cross Country 4 days ago
Bristol
Parkway
Birmingham
New Street
£17.65 23/10/2019 19:10 Cross Country 5 days ago
Bristol
Parkway
Birmingham
New Street
£17.65 23/10/2019 13:09 Cross Country 5 days ago
Bristol
Parkway
Birmingham
New Street
£17.65 23/10/2019 13:40 Cross Country 5 days ago
Bristol
Parkway
Birmingham
New Street
£17.65 23/10/2019 18:40 Cross Country 5 days ago
Bristol
Parkway
Birmingham
New Street
£23.15 17/10/2019 18:40 Cross Country 4 days ago
Bristol
Parkway
Birmingham
New Street
£23.15 17/10/2019 19:40 Cross Country 4 days ago
Bristol
Parkway
Birmingham
New Street
£23.15 17/10/2019 14:10 Cross Country 4 days ago
Bristol
Parkway
Birmingham
New Street
£23.15 23/10/2019 14:10 Cross Country 5 days ago

Best prices for the next 30 days.

Bristol Birmingham train

Discount Bristol - Birmingham train tickets

National Railcards can offer great value for money if you're travelling by train. Depending on your age and your situation, you can get one of the five existing railcards: Disabled persons, 16-25, Two together, Senior or Family and Friends railcards. Railcards can help you save money for your Bristol Birmingham train ticket.

The main benefit of using a railcard is that you only need a few trips to be profitable.

You will need to purchase at least £88 of train tickets throughout the duration of the railcard's validity for the railcard to pay for itsfel. It corresponds to the price of the card, thirty pounds, divided by the saving, thirty four percent. On every train that you buy after that, you will save money.

For instance, train tickets from Bristol to Birmingham cost on average £29.28 (1). If you're dividing £88 by £29.28 (£88/£29.28 = 3.01), it turns out that after only 4 one way trips from Birmingham to Bristol, the card will have paid for itself.

The price to get a Disabled persons railcard is £20 while it will cost you £30 to buy the 16-25, Two together, Family and Friends or the Senior railcard. All of them enable you to save 34% off most rail fares for an entire year.

(1)Average prices observed over the last 3 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
Bristol to Birmingham train £29.28 £19.52 £9.76 3.01

(1)Average price observed over the last 3 months for one way

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

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