Cheap Cambridge to Birmingham train tickets

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How much are Cambridge to Birmingham train tickets?

Lowest Price$76.78
Fastest2h 37m
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How to find cheap train tickets from Cambridge to Birmingham ?

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets from Cambridge to Birmingham is to plan ahead and book your train travel earlier. In the past 30 days, the cheapest average price users have found for trains from Cambridge to Birmingham was $76.98. Trying to save on a last-minute fare and have a bit of flexibility on what day to travel? Take a look at midweek schedules, as these tend to be less busy and are often cheaper than buying tickets to travel on Friday, or a weekend departure.

How long is the train journey from Cambridge to Birmingham ? How far is Cambridge to Birmingham ?

The distance between Cambridge to Birmingham is 87.17 miles or 140.25 km. A train trip from Cambridge to Birmingham typically takes 2 hours and 45 minutes. If you are looking to get to Birmingham faster, the fastest advertised duration is offered by CrossCountry. The fastest train trip covers the distance in 2 hours and 37 minutes to get from Cambridge to Birmingham.

Getting to Birmingham from Cambridge by train typically takes under three hours. A day trip to Birmingham from Cambridge is fairly easy to do with plenty of time to see the sights in Birmingham and still get back at a reasonable time in the evening.

On Sunday trains from Cambridge to Birmingham are the busiest. If you are looking for a great deal on your train tickets or to have extra room to stretch out, you might consider traveling on Sunday instead, as that tends to be the least traveled day of the week.

CrossCountry has the most connections between Cambridge to Birmingham

Typically there are 5 schedules to compare for your trip to Birmingham. On the route to Birmingham 2 train carriers currently offer tickets for sale. CrossCountry offers the most scheduled departures between Cambridge to Birmingham, usually offering 3 trips per day. 3 train trips per day are direct connections to Birmingham, if you're looking to get there faster, direct schedules will typically be more time efficient.

Are you not set on traveling by train? Take a look at Bus tickets from Cambridge to Birmingham, which start at $22.43.

Cambridge to Birmingham is served by 2 train carriers

CrossCountry + Connections

CrossCountry + Connections train tickets from Cambridge to Birmingham start from $77.28, and on average cost $77.28. Daily there are 2 CrossCountry + Connections schedules to Birmingham. CrossCountry + Connections in Cambridge leaves from Station Road, And in Birmingham trains arrive at Birmingham International Rail Station,

From Cambridge to Birmingham train travel on CrossCountry + Connections takes 2 hours and 59 minutes. If you are looking to get to Birmingham faster, CrossCountry + Connections offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 2 hours and 37 minutes.

If you're considering a weeked trip, CrossCountry + Connections offers 2 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay $77.28 for a one-way train ticket to Birmingham.

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Avg. Time
2h 59m
Avg. Price
$77.28

CrossCountry

CrossCountry train tickets from Cambridge to Birmingham start from $76.78, and on average cost $76.78. Daily there are 3 CrossCountry schedules to Birmingham. CrossCountry in Cambridge leaves from Station Road, And in Birmingham trains arrive at New St Station,

From Cambridge to Birmingham train travel on CrossCountry takes 2 hours and 38 minutes. If you are looking to get to Birmingham faster, CrossCountry offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 2 hours and 37 minutes.

If you're considering a weeked trip, CrossCountry offers 3 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay $76.78 for a one-way train ticket to Birmingham.

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Snacks
Power outlet
Beverage
Avg. Time
2h 38m
Avg. Price
$76.78

Plan your next adventure:

There is one train station from which trains depart Cambridge on their way to Birmingham. The busiest departure station in Cambridge serving this route is Station Road.
  • Station Road
There are 2 different stations where trains arrive to in Birmingham. You can review and use the directions feature on Wanderu to see which station is closest to your final destination., The busiest departure station in Cambridge serving this route is New St Station, Birmingham International Rail Station.
  • New St Station
  • Birmingham International Rail Station