Trains from Hereford to Birmingham

Hereford to Birmingham train information

Hereford Birmingham train map

Train duration 1h29m
Arrival Birmingham, England
Departure Hereford, England
Distance 45 Miles

Which train company can I use?

There are many rail companies across the country & Europe. By searching for your ticket on gopili, you can see the trains from Hereford in England to Birmingham in England as well as the rail company for this route.

How far is it by train?

On average, the journey takes normally 1h29m by train to cover the 45 miles to go to Birmingham from Hereford. The train duration can vary depending if your train is direct or with changes.

What is the price of a train ticket for this journey?

Fares may change depending on the travel date as well as how much time in advance you book your ticket.

Best prices for Hereford to Birmingham train tickets

No results found
Other modes of transport available
Coach
from £21.60 MORE 5h51m

Hereford - Birmingham prices calendar

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

  september november   october
monday tuesday wednesday thursday friday saturday sunday
18
19

National Express£22

omio--

Raileurope--

20
21
22
23
24
25
26
27
28
29
30
31

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

Hereford - Birmingham: the best time to book cheap trains

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

90

60

£16

30

15

£16

7

£17

3

£16

1

£17

Same day

Days before Departure

The Prices for train tickets Hereford to Birmingham are increasing the closer you get to your departure day. According to our data, if you buy your train 1 month in advance, you can find tickets from £16 whereas when purchasing your seat 3 days in advance, you will need to spend at least £17 for your train. Thus, you may save 4% on the price of your ticket by booking 1 month in advance instead of 3 days in advance.

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 Hereford to Birmingham trains

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

From To Price Departure on At Company Searched
No results found

Hereford Birmingham train

Discount Hereford - Birmingham train tickets

National Railcards can save you a lot if you're using the train. Depending on your age as well as your situation, you are able to get one of the 5 different railcards: Disabled persons, 16-25, Two together, Senior or Family and Friends railcards. Railcards can enable you to pay less for your Hereford Birmingham train ticket.

How much can I save with a railcard?

In order to understand the benefits of a railcard, you can evaluate how many trips you need to break even. You will see that usually only a few trips are needed.

For your assessment, you have to include the railcard cost, for instance £30, your savings on each trip (i.e.: 34%) and the cost of your ticket. The average price of a Hereford Birmingham ticket is £50.00 (1).

Divide the railcard cost by the saving: £30/34%= £88. Now divide £88 by £50.00: £88/£50.00 = 1.76. It will take you about 2 trips from Birmingham to Hereford (one way journey) with your railcard to break even.

What is the cost of a railcard?

The cost to get a Disabled persons railcard is £20 while it will cost you £30 to buy a 16-25, Two together, Family and Friends or the Senior railcard. All of them enable you to get a third off most rail fares for a whole 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
Hereford to Birmingham train £50.00 £33.33 £16.67 1.76

(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

Other transport solution