Trains from Nottingham to Birmingham

Nottingham to Birmingham train information

Nottingham Birmingham train map

Train duration 1h12m
Arrival Birmingham, England
Departure Nottingham, England
Distance 45 Miles
Train operators Cross Country
Lowest train price from £34.20
Average train price £35.00

The journey from Nottingham, situated in England and Birmingham, which is in England is well connected by trains. The trains are run by the following rail operators: Cross Country.

On average, it takes normally 1h12m by train to cover the 45 miles to go to Birmingham from Nottingham. The train duration can change depending if the train is direct or with changes.

The cheapest ticket price we've found for the next 180 days is £34.20 one way.

Best prices for Nottingham to Birmingham train tickets

from £34.20 MORE 1h19m
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from £5.00 MORE 1h49m
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Nottingham - Birmingham: the best time to book cheap trains

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The Prices for train tickets Nottingham to Birmingham are increasing if you don't book early. According to our data, if you buy your train 15 days in advance, you can find tickets from £11 whereas when purchasing your seat on the day you're travelling, you will need to spend at least £14 for your train. Thus, you may save 23% on the price of your ticket by booking 15 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 Nottingham to Birmingham trains

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

From To Price Departure on At Company Searched
New Street
£34.20 18/11/2021 09:07 Cross Country 6 days ago
New Street
£34.20 18/11/2021 08:39 Cross Country 6 days ago
New Street
£34.20 18/11/2021 08:08 Cross Country 6 days ago
New Street
£36.10 18/11/2021 08:13 6 days ago
New Street
£36.10 18/11/2021 08:50 6 days ago

Best prices for the next 180 days.

Nottingham Birmingham train

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Willing to travel for cheap? Many railcards and deals exist to pay less for your Nottingham 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 many types of railcards available: 16-25 railcard, Two together railcard, Family and Friends Railcard, Senior railcard, Disabled persons railcard.

  • When purchasing a railcard, you want to save money after several journeys. But is it really worth it when travelling from Nottingham to Birmingham? Check with your calculator, considering:

    A = the cost of the railcard (i.e.: £30)

    B = average saving with the railcard (i.e.: 34%)

    C = average price for a Nottingham Birmingham ticket (i.e.: £34.96)(1)

    Initially, divide A by B: this will give you the budget from which the card will be profitable. Now divide that number by C. The result is the minimum number of journeys needed throughout the duration of the railcard's validity to be profitable.

    In our example, A/B = £30/34% = £88.00. Then, 88/£34.96 = 2.52. Your railcard will be worthwile once you will have done at least 3 trips from Nottingham to Birmingham (one way trip).

  • The price to buy a Disabled persons railcard is £20 while it will cost you £30 to have the 16-25, Two together, Family and Friends or the Senior railcard. All of them enable you to save 34% off most adult fares for an entire 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
Nottingham to Birmingham train £34.96 £23.31 £11.65 2.52

(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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