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London, LND to Birmingham, BIR bus - cost & duration

Cheapest price$3.85
Shortest Duration2h 35m
Trips per day12
bus carriers2
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Frequently Asked Questions

How much does a bus ticket from London, LND to Birmingham, BIR cost?

Based on the last 30 days, the cheapest average bus fares from London to Birmingham were $6.27.

The best way to find cheap bus tickets from London to Birmingham is by booking earlier as most bus companies increase the price as the departure date approaches. By booking 17 days out, tickets are on average $8.26 cheaper than those that are booked last minute.

How long is the bus ride from London, LND to Birmingham, BIR?

The distance between London and Birmingham is approximately 101.03 miles, or 162.56 kilometers. The average travel time for a bus between these two cities is around 3 hours and 29 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 2 hours and 35 minutes.

Looking for ways to pass the time? Most buses are equipped with Wi-Fi, which means you can stream music, browse social media or get some work done during your ride. That said, in case your bus has a spotty signal, or is among the few without Wi-Fi, we also recommend downloading TV shows and movies to your mobile device in advance of your trip. That way the ride will fly by whatever the Wi-Fi situation.

What is the busiest time to travel by bus from London to Birmingham?

The busiest time of the week for travel from London, LND to Birmingham, BIR by bus is usually on Wednesday. When planning to travel around this time, tickets should be booked well in advance as they may sell out and you may find buses more full than usual. Tuesday tends to be when the fewest number of bus tickets are sold. If you’re looking for a little extra space, buses departing at this time are the least likely to be crowded.

What bus companies travel from London to Birmingham?

On average there are 12 scheduled bus trips per day. National Express has the most regularly scheduled departures from London, LND to Birmingham, BIR, with an average of 13.063 trips per day and 69.667 monthly trips. 2 bus carriers serve the route from London to Birmingham. Of the 12 trips there are 9 trips that are direct connections to Birmingham.

Need more travel options? Train tickets from London, LND to Birmingham, BIR start at $9.16.

2 carriers offer London, LND to Birmingham, BIR bus trips

Megabus

Book Megabus from London to Birmingham from $4.90. There are 5.541667 trips per day offered by Megabus from London to Birmingham and you can expect on average to pay $10.01 for a Megabus ticket to Birmingham. In London, Megabus departs to Birmingham from Victoria Coach Station, In Birmingham, Megabus arrives at Brunel St,

An average trip on Megabus from London to Birmingham takes 3 hours and 17 minutes, while the fastest available Megabus trip will get you to Birmingham in 2 hours and 35 minutes,

On weekends, Megabus offers 5.714286 trips per day. A one way ticket costs $9.81 for a weekend trip to Birmingham.

Avg. Time
3h 17m
Avg. Price
$10.01

National Express

Book National Express from London to Birmingham from $3.85. There are 13.0625 trips per day offered by National Express from London to Birmingham and you can expect on average to pay $14.22 for a National Express ticket to Birmingham. In London, National Express departs to Birmingham from Victoria Coach Station and one other station. In Birmingham, National Express arrives at Hall Green Station and 4 other stations.

An average trip on National Express from London to Birmingham takes 3 hours and 46 minutes, while the fastest available National Express trip will get you to Birmingham in 2 hours and 35 minutes,

On weekends, National Express offers 11.5 trips per day. A one way ticket costs $14.59 for a weekend trip to Birmingham.

Avg. Time
3h 46m
Avg. Price
$14.22

Plan your next adventure

There are 2 stations you could depart from, depending on the bus line you travel with. Most bus trips to Birmingham will depart from these stations in London:
  • Victoria Coach Station
  • Finchley Rd & Frognal
Buses arrive in Birmingham at 6 stations, depending on which bus line you are traveling with. These are the main bus stations in Birmingham for trips arriving from London:
  • Brunel St
  • Hall Green Station
  • National Express Station
  • Hagley Rd W
  • Hagley Rd Five Ways
  • Birmingham Rd

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