Trains from Watford to Birmingham

Watford to Birmingham train information

Watford Birmingham train map

Train duration 1h59m
Arrival Birmingham, England
Departure Watford, England
Distance 86 Miles

The trip between Watford, located in England and Birmingham, situated in England is well connected by trains. Use our travel search engine to find your ticket and identify the train operator for this journey.

There are 86 miles between both cities and the average train duration connecting Watford to Birmingham is normally 1h59m. Travelling by train is normally the fastest solution to go to Birmingham from Watford, and it's also a greener option than taking your car or using the plane.

Prices may vary quickly. We suggest you to make a search to look at the latest available offers.

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Watford - Birmingham prices calendar

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The graph above shows the best prices found over the last six months depending on how much time in advance the train ticket is booked. Buying your train from Watford to Birmingham in advance can enable you to save money for your journey.

Tickets are available from £8 when buying your seat 7 days in advance which is 39% cheaper than the best fare we found when booking on the day you're travelling.

Best prices for Watford to Birmingham trains

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

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

  • To understand the savings that you can make with a railcard, you need to evaluate how many trips you need to make earnings. You will see that commonly only a few trips are needed.

    For your calculation, you must include the railcard cost, for instance £30, the discount on each trip (i.e.: 34%) and the cost of your ticket. The average cost of a Watford 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 on average 2 trips from Birmingham to Watford (one way journey) with your railcard to start saving money.

  • 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 complete 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
Watford 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