Trains from Oxford to Birmingham

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Oxford to Birmingham train information

Oxford Birmingham train map

Train duration 1h17m
Arrival Birmingham, England
Departure Oxford, England
Distance 58 Miles
Train operators Cross Country, Great Western Railway
Lowest train price from £10.40
Average train price £20.00

Which operators can I use?

The trip between Oxford, located in England and Birmingham, situated in England is well served by trains. The trains are operated by the following train companies: Cross Country, Great Western Railway.

How much times does it take?

Using the train is a fast and convenient way to get to Birmingham from Oxford. The average journey duration between Oxford to Birmingham is 1h17m to travel the 58 miles.

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

Based on our data, the lowest fare to travel in the next month is £10.40. This price is based on an adult ticket and does not include the money you can save with a railcard.

Best prices for Oxford to Birmingham train tickets

from £10.40 MORE 1h09m
Other modes of transport available
Coach
from £2.50 MORE 2h59m
from £5.45 MORE 2h05m

Oxford - Birmingham prices calendar

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

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Megabus£10

National Express£12

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Megabus£10

National Express£13

Loco2£16

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Megabus£7

National Express£10

Loco2£16

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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 Oxford to Birmingham

When are the next trains to Birmingham?

Departure Arrival Duration Company
Today
Oxford
10:00
Birmingham Moor Street
11:27
1h27m Great Western Railway
Oxford
10:39
Birmingham New Street
11:50
1h11m Cross Country
Oxford
11:39
Birmingham New Street
12:49
1h10m Cross Country
Oxford
12:39
Birmingham New Street
13:48
1h09m Cross Country
Oxford
13:17
Birmingham New Street
14:18
1h01m Cross Country
Oxford
13:39
Birmingham New Street
14:48
1h09m Cross Country
Oxford
14:06
Birmingham New Street
15:14
1h08m Cross Country
Oxford
14:39
Birmingham New Street
15:48
1h09m Cross Country
Oxford
15:06
Birmingham New Street
16:14
1h08m Cross Country
Oxford
17:06
Birmingham New Street
18:14
1h08m 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, 15 trains from Oxford to Birmingham are available today and 18 tomorrow. The first Oxford Birmingham train leaves at 10:00 and the last one leaves the station at 19:39. The first and last departure times can vary every day and there can be fewer services during weekends as well as public holidays. Rail operators may also adjust the number of trains during school holidays or depending on the season.

Oxford - 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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60

£13

30

£16

15

£18

7

£18

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£18

1

£24

Same day

Days before Departure

The Prices for train tickets Oxford 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 £13 whereas when purchasing your seat on the day you're travelling, you will need to spend at least £24 for your train. Thus, you may save 45% on the price of your ticket by booking 1 month 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 Oxford to Birmingham trains

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

From To Price Departure on At Company Searched
Oxford
Birmingham
New Street
£13.95 19/08/2019 18:09 Cross Country 3 days ago
Oxford
Birmingham
New Street
£15.45 23/08/2019 09:39 Cross Country 1 day ago
Oxford
Birmingham
New Street
£15.45 23/08/2019 14:13 Cross Country 1 day ago
Oxford
Birmingham
New Street
£15.45 23/08/2019 19:12 Cross Country 1 day ago
Oxford
Birmingham
New Street
£15.45 23/08/2019 12:09 Cross Country 1 day ago
Oxford
Birmingham
New Street
£15.45 23/08/2019 18:39 Cross Country 1 day ago
Oxford
Birmingham
New Street
£15.45 30/08/2019 14:13 Cross Country 1 day ago
Oxford
Birmingham
New Street
£15.45 30/08/2019 12:09 Cross Country 1 day ago
Oxford
Birmingham
New Street
£15.45 30/08/2019 09:14 Cross Country 1 day ago
Oxford
Birmingham
New Street
£15.45 30/08/2019 19:12 Cross Country 1 day ago

Best prices for the next 30 days.

Oxford Birmingham train

Discount Oxford - Birmingham train tickets

Do you want to travel at the lowest fares? Many railcards and tricks can be obtained to spend less for your Oxford 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 many types of railcards available: 16-25 railcard, Two together railcard, Family and Friends Railcard, Senior railcard, Disabled persons railcard.

If you want to understand how much you can save with a railcard, you have to assess the number of journeys you need to save money. You will see that most of the time, only a few trips are needed.

For your evaluation, you need to include the cost of your railcard, i.e £30, how much you're saving on each journey (i.e.: 34%) as well as the cost of your ticket. The average fare of a Oxford Birmingham ticket is £19.29 (1).

Divide the cost of your railcard by the discount: £30/34%= £88. Then divide £88 by £19.29: £88/£19.29 = 4.56. You will need to make approximately 5 trips from Birmingham to Oxford (one way trip) with your railcard to be profitable.

The cost to buy a Disabled persons railcard is £20 while it will cost you £30 to have a 16-25, Two together, Family and Friends or the Senior railcard. All of them enable you to get a third off most adult fares for a whole 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
Oxford to Birmingham train £19.29 £12.86 £6.43 4.57

(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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