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How much are train tickets from Birmingham to Wellingborough?

Lowest Price£38.33
Fastest Train1h 31m
Trains Per Day16
Train Lines3
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Birmingham-Wellingborough Train Timetable

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Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by train from Birmingham to Wellingborough right now?

We stand behind CDC guidelines that caution passengers against non-essential travel during the coronavirus outbreak. That said, we recognize not everyone is in a position to completely abstain. Whether it’s for work, to take care of family or to get back home, some circumstances inevitably require travel. If you’re one of those individuals who still needs to book a trip, you can continue to do so on Wanderu.

Know that most train companies are still running at this time, though some have limited service. To review the latest news and updates on which companies have reduced routes, visit our COVID-19 Travel Alert.

In order to keep their vehicles as clean and sanitized as possible, train companies are taking extra precautions for coronavirus. For details on what various companies are doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.

How do you find cheap train tickets from Birmingham to Wellingborough?

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets is to plan ahead and book your train travel early. In the past 30 days, £40.49 was the cheapest average price users have found for trains from Birmingham to Wellingborough.

How long is the train journey from Birmingham to Wellingborough?

The distance between Birmingham and Wellingborough is approximately 52 miles, or 84 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 2 hours and 12 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 1 hour 31 minutes. As a relatively short ride, taking the train is an easy way to travel between these two cities.

When are trains the most crowded?

Trains from Birmingham to Wellingborough are the most crowded on Monday. Tickets also tend to be more expensive then. If you are looking for a great deal on your train tickets or just want extra room to stretch out, consider traveling on Monday instead, as it tends to be the least crowded day of the week.

When are the first and last trains of the day?

The earliest train departs Birmingham at 09:00 while the last train of the day leaves at 21:00. To see all scheduled departure times, use the search function on this page to get the full schedule for your specific travel dates.

How many trains per day run from Birmingham to Wellingborough?

There are 16 scheduled trains on most days. Unfortunately, none of them are direct connections, so you will need to disembark from your original train and board a connecting train during your journey. Don't forget to bring your carry-on luggage when you switch trains. In some instances, you may also be responsible for transferring your own checked baggage.

You can also take a train for your return trip from Wellingborough to Birmingham. If you're not not set on traveling by train, you could always take the bus from Birmingham to Wellingborough for £27.66.

What train services are there from Birmingham to Wellingborough?

There are 3 train lines with service from Birmingham to Wellingborough. CrossCountry + Connections is the most popular choice with travelers, offering scheduled service on 8 trains each day.
TrainDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
CrossCountry + Connections82h 19m£38.33
Virgin Trains + Connections22h 8m£42.64
West Midlands Railway + Connections62h 5m£42.64

Where is the train station in Birmingham?

There are two stations in Birmingham where you can board the train to Wellingborough:

  • New St Station
  • Birmingham International Rail Station

Where is the train station in Wellingborough?

Wellingborough has one train station:

  • Wellingborough Train Station

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