Cheap Liverpool to Birmingham train tickets

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How to find cheap train tickets from Liverpool to Birmingham ?

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets from Liverpool 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 Liverpool to Birmingham was $23.61. If your travel date is still a number of days out, by booking your trip 12 days before you plan to travel, you could save an average of $20.28 compared to a typical last-minute fare. 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 Liverpool to Birmingham ? How far is Liverpool to Birmingham ?

The distance between Liverpool to Birmingham is 78.53 miles or 126.36 km. A train trip from Liverpool to Birmingham typically takes 2 hours and 12 minutes. If you are looking to get to Birmingham faster, the fastest advertised duration is offered by Virgin Trains + Connections. The fastest train trip covers the distance in 1 hour and 28 minutes to get from Liverpool to Birmingham.

Getting to Birmingham from Liverpool by train typically takes under three hours. A day trip to Birmingham from Liverpool 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 Wednesday trains from Liverpool 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 Monday instead, as that tends to be the least traveled day of the week.

West Midlands Railway has the most connections between Liverpool to Birmingham

Typically there are 70 schedules to compare for your trip to Birmingham. On the route to Birmingham 7 train carriers currently offer tickets for sale. West Midlands Railway offers the most scheduled departures between Liverpool to Birmingham, usually offering 30 trips per day. 13 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 Liverpool to Birmingham, which start at $7.37.

Liverpool to Birmingham is served by 7 train carriers

Arriva Trains Wales + Connections

Arriva Trains Wales + Connections train tickets from Liverpool to Birmingham start from $24.03, and on average cost $42.36. Daily there are 5 Arriva Trains Wales + Connections schedules to Birmingham. Arriva Trains Wales + Connections in Liverpool leaves from Liverpool South Parkway, And in Birmingham trains arrive at New St Station and 3 other train stations.

From Liverpool to Birmingham train travel on Arriva Trains Wales + Connections takes 2 hours and 0 minutes. If you are looking to get to Birmingham faster, Arriva Trains Wales + Connections offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 1 hours and 28 minutes.

If you're considering a weeked trip, Arriva Trains Wales + Connections offers 3 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay $43.14 for a one-way train ticket to Birmingham.

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Avg. Time
2h 0m
Avg. Price
$42.36

East Midlands Trains + Connections

East Midlands Trains + Connections train tickets from Liverpool to Birmingham start from $21.57, and on average cost $34.45. Daily there are 2 East Midlands Trains + Connections schedules to Birmingham. East Midlands Trains + Connections in Liverpool leaves from Liverpool South Parkway, And in Birmingham trains arrive at Birmingham International Rail Station and one other train station.

From Liverpool to Birmingham train travel on East Midlands Trains + Connections takes 2 hours and 51 minutes. If you are looking to get to Birmingham faster, East Midlands Trains + Connections offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 1 hours and 28 minutes.

If you are looking to travel to Birmingham on a weekend there is typically one East Midlands Trains + Connections scheduled trip per day, which will cost $51.63 for a one-way weekend reservation from Liverpool.

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Avg. Time
2h 51m
Avg. Price
$34.45

Merseyrail + Connections

Merseyrail + Connections train tickets from Liverpool to Birmingham start from $12.91, and on average cost $43.26. Daily there are 22 Merseyrail + Connections schedules to Birmingham. Merseyrail + Connections in Liverpool leaves from Brunswick and one other station. And in Birmingham trains arrive at Birmingham International Rail Station and 3 other train stations.

From Liverpool to Birmingham train travel on Merseyrail + Connections takes 2 hours and 40 minutes. If you are looking to get to Birmingham faster, Merseyrail + Connections offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 1 hours and 28 minutes.

If you're considering a weeked trip, Merseyrail + Connections offers 22 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay $43.19 for a one-way train ticket to Birmingham.

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Avg. Time
2h 40m
Avg. Price
$43.26

Northern Rail + Connections

Northern Rail + Connections train tickets from Liverpool to Birmingham start from $21.57, and on average cost $33.95. Daily there are 2 Northern Rail + Connections schedules to Birmingham. Northern Rail + Connections in Liverpool leaves from Liverpool South Parkway, And in Birmingham trains arrive at New St Station and one other train station.

From Liverpool to Birmingham train travel on Northern Rail + Connections takes 2 hours and 40 minutes. If you are looking to get to Birmingham faster, Northern Rail + Connections offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 1 hours and 28 minutes.

If you're considering a weeked trip, Northern Rail + Connections offers 2 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay $22.80 for a one-way train ticket to Birmingham.

Avg. Time
2h 40m
Avg. Price
$33.95

Virgin Trains + Connections

Virgin Trains + Connections train tickets from Liverpool to Birmingham start from $17.82, and on average cost $36.20. Daily there are 6 Virgin Trains + Connections schedules to Birmingham. Virgin Trains + Connections in Liverpool leaves from Liverpool Lime St, And in Birmingham trains arrive at New St Station and 3 other train stations.

From Liverpool to Birmingham train travel on Virgin Trains + Connections takes 1 hours and 54 minutes. If you are looking to get to Birmingham faster, Virgin Trains + Connections offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 1 hours and 28 minutes.

If you're considering a weeked trip, Virgin Trains + Connections offers 9 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay $34.85 for a one-way train ticket to Birmingham.

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Avg. Time
1h 54m
Avg. Price
$36.20

West Midlands Railway + Connections

West Midlands Railway + Connections train tickets from Liverpool to Birmingham start from $12.91, and on average cost $46.01. Daily there are 5 West Midlands Railway + Connections schedules to Birmingham. West Midlands Railway + Connections in Liverpool leaves from Liverpool South Parkway and one other station. And in Birmingham trains arrive at Birmingham International Rail Station and 3 other train stations.

From Liverpool to Birmingham train travel on West Midlands Railway + Connections takes 2 hours and 35 minutes. If you are looking to get to Birmingham faster, West Midlands Railway + Connections offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 1 hours and 28 minutes.

If you're considering a weeked trip, West Midlands Railway + Connections offers 5 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay $45.18 for a one-way train ticket to Birmingham.

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Avg. Time
2h 35m
Avg. Price
$46.01

West Midlands Railway

West Midlands Railway train tickets from Liverpool to Birmingham start from $11.68, and on average cost $18.48. Daily there are 30 West Midlands Railway schedules to Birmingham. West Midlands Railway in Liverpool leaves from Liverpool South Parkway and one other station. And in Birmingham trains arrive at New St Station and 3 other train stations.

From Liverpool to Birmingham train travel on West Midlands Railway takes 1 hours and 53 minutes. If you are looking to get to Birmingham faster, West Midlands Railway offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 1 hours and 28 minutes.

If you're considering a weeked trip, West Midlands Railway offers 30 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay $20.06 for a one-way train ticket to Birmingham.

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Avg. Time
1h 53m
Avg. Price
$18.48
There are 4 different stations that serve train trips to Birmingham that you can compare to see what best fits your travel plans.. The busiest departure station in Liverpool serving this route is Liverpool South Parkway, Liverpool Lime St, Brunswick, Liverpool James St.
  • Liverpool South Parkway
  • Liverpool Lime St
  • Brunswick
  • Liverpool James St
There are 4 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 Liverpool serving this route is New St Station, Birmingham International Rail Station, Snow Hill, Moor St Station.
  • New St Station
  • Birmingham International Rail Station
  • Snow Hill
  • Moor St Station