Trains from Newcastle upon Tyne to Birmingham

Newcastle upon Tyne to Birmingham train information

Newcastle upon Tyne Birmingham train map

Train duration 3h10m
Arrival Birmingham, England
Departure Newcastle upon Tyne, England
Distance 173 Miles
Train operators Cross Country
Lowest train price from £49.60
Average train price £104.00

Which operators can I use?

The trip between Newcastle upon Tyne, located in England and Birmingham, situated in England is well served by trains. The trains are operated by the following train companies: Cross Country.

How much times does it take?

There are 173 miles between the 2 cities and the average journey time from Newcastle upon Tyne to Birmingham is approximately 3h10m. Taking the train is often the fastest option to get to Birmingham from Newcastle upon Tyne, and it's also a greener option than driving your car or flying.

What is the price of the train?

Based on our data, the lowest fare to travel in the next month is £49.60. This price is based on an adult ticket and does not include the money you can save with a railcard.

Best prices for Newcastle upon Tyne to Birmingham train tickets

from £49.60 MORE 3h31m
Other modes of transport available
Coach
from £8.00 MORE 6h34m
from £11.30 MORE 6h33m
from €15.98 MORE 10h28m
Flight
from £19.30 MORE 13h11m

Newcastle upon Tyne - Birmingham prices calendar

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

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Megabus£14

FlixBus€43

National Express£14

omio£117

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Megabus£14

FlixBus--

National Express£18

omio--

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Megabus£14

FlixBus€28

National Express£21

omio£65

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Megabus£12

FlixBus--

National Express£14

omio--

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

Train times Newcastle upon Tyne to Birmingham

When are the next trains to Birmingham?

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, 5 trains from Newcastle upon Tyne to Birmingham are available today and 0 tomorrow. The first Newcastle upon Tyne Birmingham train leaves at 08:35 while the last train leaves the station at 10:41. 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.

Newcastle upon Tyne - Birmingham: the best time to book cheap trains

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

90

£33

60

30

£49

15

£53

7

£51

3

£50

1

£69

Same day

Days before Departure

The table above is based on the best prices found over the last six months depending on how much time in advance the train is bought. Buying your train from Newcastle upon Tyne to Birmingham in advance should enable you to spend less for your trip.

We found tickets available from £33 when booking your ticket 2 months in advance which is 53% cheaper than the best ticket we found when buying your ticket on the day you're travelling.

Best prices for Newcastle upon Tyne to Birmingham trains

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

From To Price Departure on At Company Searched
Newcastle upon Tyne
Newcastle
Birmingham
New Street
£64.60 10/07/2022 08:25 2 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Newcastle
Birmingham
New Street
£64.60 10/07/2022 09:35 Cross Country 2 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Newcastle
Birmingham
New Street
£129.50 10/07/2022 10:39 Cross Country 2 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Newcastle
Birmingham
New Street
£129.50 10/07/2022 11:00 2 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Newcastle
Birmingham
New Street
£129.50 10/07/2022 10:00 2 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Newcastle
Birmingham
New Street
£129.50 10/07/2022 08:55 2 days ago

Best prices for the next 180 days.

Newcastle upon Tyne Birmingham train

Discount Newcastle upon Tyne - Birmingham train tickets

Willing to travel for cheap? Many railcards and deals exist to spend less for your Newcastle upon Tyne Birmingham train ticket and save even more money on your tickets: special train fares for children, railcards for all ages, group travel, or charity discount. There are several types of railcards available: 16-25 railcard, Two together railcard, Family and Friends Railcard, Senior railcard, Disabled persons railcard.

The main benefit of purchasing a railcard is that you only need a few trips to break even.

You will need to buy at least £88 of train tickets in a year 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 purchase after that, you will spare money.

For instance, train tickets from Newcastle upon Tyne to Birmingham cost on average £103.86 (1). When dividing £88 by £103.86 (£88/£103.86 = 0.85), you can see that after only 1 one way trips from Birmingham to Newcastle upon Tyne, the card will have paid for itself.

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
Newcastle upon Tyne to Birmingham train £103.86 £69.24 £34.62 0.85

(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