Trains from York to Birmingham

York to Birmingham train information

York Birmingham train map

Train duration 2h20m
Arrival Birmingham, England
Departure York, England
Distance 107 Miles
Train operators Cross Country
Lowest train price from £23.10
Average train price £42.00

The route connecting York, which is in England and Birmingham, located in England is well connected by trains. The trains are run by these several operators: Cross Country.

Travelling by train is a fast and easy option to go to Birmingham from York. The average travel duration between York to Birmingham is 2h20m to travel the 107 miles.

We found trains from £23.10 to travel in the next 180 days. Fares may change depending on the travel date as well as how much time in advance you book your ticket.

Best prices for York to Birmingham train tickets

from £23.10 MORE 2h41m
Other modes of transport available
Coach
from £7.00 MORE 4h55m
from £10.31 MORE 5h10m

York - Birmingham prices calendar

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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 York to Birmingham

When are the next trains to Birmingham?

Departure Arrival Duration Company
Today
There are no more services available today.
Sunday 12 April
York
09:36
Birmingham New Street
12:39
3h03m Cross Country
York
10:34
Birmingham New Street
13:45
3h11m Cross Country
York
12:45
Birmingham New Street
15:48
3h03m Cross Country
York
13:45
Birmingham New Street
16:45
3h00m Cross Country
York
14:44
Birmingham New Street
17:46
3h02m Cross Country
York
17:44
Birmingham New Street
20:48
3h04m Cross Country
York
18:45
Birmingham New Street
21:45
3h00m Cross Country

The table above only shows the remaining services for today and will display a maximum of 10 train departures.

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Best prices for York to Birmingham trains

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

From To Price Departure on At Company Searched
York
Birmingham
New Street
£23.10 12/04/2020 19:16 1 month ago
York
Birmingham
New Street
£27.70 12/04/2020 09:36 Cross Country 1 month ago
York
Birmingham
New Street
£27.70 12/04/2020 17:44 Cross Country 1 month ago
York
Birmingham
New Street
£27.70 12/04/2020 10:34 Cross Country 1 month ago
York
Birmingham
New Street
£27.70 12/04/2020 14:44 Cross Country 1 month ago
York
Birmingham
New Street
£27.70 12/04/2020 18:45 Cross Country 1 month ago
York
Birmingham
New Street
£27.70 12/04/2020 13:45 Cross Country 1 month ago
York
Birmingham
New Street
£27.70 12/04/2020 12:45 Cross Country 1 month ago
York
Birmingham
New Street
£29.80 12/04/2020 07:17 1 month ago
York
Birmingham
New Street
£30.30 12/04/2020 08:18 1 month ago

Best prices for the next 180 days.

York Birmingham train

Discount York - Birmingham train tickets

Do you want to travel at the lowest fares? Many railcards and tricks can be obtained to pay less for your York 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.

How much can I save with a railcard?

When getting a railcard, the idea is to make savings after several journeys. But is it really relevant when travelling from York to Birmingham? Grab your calculator, considering:

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

B = average discount offered by the railcard (i.e.: 34%)

C = average fare for a York Birmingham ticket (i.e.: £41.67)(1)

Start by dividing A by B: this will give you the budget from which the card will be worthwile. Then divide that number by C. You will see the average number of journeys needed per year to be profitable.

In our example, A/B = £30/34% = £88.00. Then, 88/£41.67 = 2.11. Your railcard will be worth the investment after on average 3 trips from York to Birmingham (one way trip).

How much does a railcard cost?

Railcards enable you to save 34% off most adult fares for 12 months. A Disabled persons railcard costs £20 and the five other ones £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
York to Birmingham train £41.67 £27.78 £13.89 2.12

(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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