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Birmingham - Longford Coach Timetable

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Journey Information

There are 15 intercity coaches per day from Birmingham to Longford. Traveling by coach from Birmingham to Longford usually takes around 3 hours and 17 minutes, but the fastest FlixBus coach can make the trip in 2 hours and 10 minutes.

Distance93 mi (149 km)
Shortest duration2h 10m
Cheapest price£10.63
Trips per day14
Most frequent serviceNational Express
Coach lines3

How much is a coach ticket from Birmingham to Longford?

£16.23 is the average price of a coach ticket from Birmingham to Longford. This is currently one of the best deals in coach travel. It’s easy to find a coach ticket at this price or lower when you use Wanderu to book your trip online in advance of your travel date.

Monthly average prices

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The lowest coach ticket prices on this route can usually be found in November. That’s when the average price of a coach ticket is expected to be just £23 – the lowest of the year.

Alternatively, if you plan to travel from Birmingham to Longford in October, expect to spend more on your coach trip, as the average ticket price may surge to £29 at that time of year. However, if you book your trip ahead of time, you can still score a ticket at a lower price.

Prices as travel date approaches

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Most coach companies charge higher ticket prices the closer you book to the date of travel, so it’s a good idea to buy your coach tickets as early as possible. The best way to find cheap coach tickets is to book at least 25 days in advance. By doing so, you can expect to save £5.58 on your coach ticket compared to booking at the last minute.

What coach companies travel from Birmingham to Longford?

There are 3 coach lines from Birmingham to Longford available for you to search and book on Wanderu. With 9 daily trips, National Express usually has the most coaches running on any given day. Here are some time and price comparisons for all the available options:

CoachDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
FlixBus12h 12m£15.09
Megabus63h 7m£17.58
National Express93h 39m£29.76
  • FlixBus

    FlixBus

    First launched in Germany in 2013, FlixBus has become one of the largest intercity coach companies in Europe. Its fleet travels through nearly every country in Europe, including the U.K. FlixBus operates an average of 1 trips from Birmingham to Longford, and usually makes the trip in about 2 hours and 12 minutes. On your trip, you'll enjoy Wi-Fi and live GPS, as well as restrooms, air conditioning, and power outlets.

  • Megabus

    Megabus

    Book Megabus from Birmingham to Longford from £11. There are 6 Megabus schedules from Birmingham to Longford and you can expect on average to pay for a Megabus ticket to Longford. In Birmingham, Megabus departs to Longford from Brunel St and 1 other station. In Longford, Megabus arrives at London Heathrow Airport T2 And T3 and no other station.

    An average trip on Megabus from Birmingham to Longford takes 3 hours and 7 minutes , while the fastest available Megabus trip will get you to Longford in 2 hours and 10 minutes .

    On weekends, Megabus offers 6 trips per day and you could expect to pay for a weekend getaway to Longford.

  • National Express

    National Express

    Book National Express from Birmingham to Longford from £11. There are 9 National Express schedules from Birmingham to Longford and you can expect on average to pay for a National Express ticket to Longford. In Birmingham, National Express departs to Longford from National Express Station and no other station. In Longford, National Express arrives at London Heathrow Airport - Arrivals Terminal 5 and 1 other station.

    An average trip on National Express from Birmingham to Longford takes 3 hours and 39 minutes , while the fastest available National Express trip will get you to Longford in 2 hours and 10 minutes .

    On weekends, National Express offers 9 trips per day and you could expect to pay for a weekend getaway to Longford.

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by coach from Birmingham to Longford during the COVID-19 pandemic?

Our coach partners have implemented several different policies to keep you safe during the COVID-19 pandemic. From limiting vehicle capacity to enhancing cleaning protocols and upgrading air filters, coach carriers are committed to maintaining a safe environment. For details on what each company is doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.

In addition, federal law requires all coach passengers to wear a face covering for the entire duration of the trip. Please make sure you are wearing a face mask or you may not be allowed to board the coach.

Please visit our COVID-19 Travel Guide for more information on all carrier policies and the latest travel advisories issued by every U.S. state, Canadian province, and European country.

How long is the coach ride?

The coach takes an average of 3 hours and 17 minutes to cover the 93 miles from Birmingham to Longford. However, the fastest coach only takes 2 hours and 10 minutes. It's the perfect amount of time to take a nap, get some work done, or watch a movie. Keep in mind that your actual coach may arrive earlier or later than scheduled, depending on whether there is more or less traffic than usual.

What is the busiest day of the week to travel by coach?

"Because many passengers travel from Birmingham to Longford at the beginning of the work week, Monday is usually the busiest day for coaches. If you are planning to travel on a Monday, you should make sure to book tickets well in advance as they may sell out.

On the other hand, Thursday is typically the least busy day for coach travel on this route. If you’re looking for a little extra space, a Thursday ticket is the way to go."

When do the earliest and latest coaches leave Birmingham?

The first coach leaves at 00:00 and the last coach leaves at 15:00. To see the times for all coaches from Birmingham to Longford, enter your specific travel dates in the search bar.

How many coach trips to Longford are there per day?

There are 15 scheduled coaches that travel from Birmingham to Longford every day, so you have a decent number of options to choose from. This includes 14 direct coaches, where you can stay on the same coach without having to transfer to a connecting coach at any point during your trip.

Need more travel options? Consider taking the train from Birmingham to Longford; ticket prices start at £82.03.

City Information

Birmingham

As the second-largest city in the UK, Birmingham effortlessly blends the city’s quaint vibe with modern-day high-rises. One of the top local attractions is St. Martin in the Bull Ring, the original parish church of Birmingham. Featuring remarkable Gothic Revival architecture standing in stark contrast with the futuristic-looking shopping centers, the church is a great spot for travelers looking for a bit of respite. As you stroll around the city, don’t forget to visit the famous Cadbury World, which details the long history of the brand, as well as all the products it produces. For culturally-inclined activities, head to the Birmingham Museum and Art Gallery, which offers over 40 exhibits.

If you wish to try out authentic Indian dishes with a local twist, head over to Pushkar. For those who wish to enjoy a more upscale dining experience, Bank offers a chic menu in an elegant setting.

The principal rail station is Birmingham New Street Station, which is the busiest train station in the UK. The Birmingham Coach Station offers coach services by National Express as far as London and Dublin. The city’s main airport is the Birmingham Airport, which is located 6 miles east of the city center.

Station Information

Where does the coach leave from in Birmingham?

Departure stations

Coaches to Longford leave from 4 stations in Birmingham.

All coach stations in Birmingham:

  • National Express Station

  • Brunel St

  • Birmingham Airport

  • 89 Dudley Street

Where does the coach arrive in Longford?

Arrival stations

Coaches arrive in Longford at 3 stations, depending on which coach line you are traveling with.

Coach stations in Longford:

  • London Heathrow Airport T2 And T3

  • London Heathrow Airport - Arrivals Terminal 5

  • Heathrow Central Bus Station

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