Birmingham to Barnsley by train Find train times and tickets

  • First train
    05:57
  • Last train
    21:03
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    1hr 41m

Travelling from Birmingham to Barnsley by train

Fast trains from Birmingham to Barnsley take around 1 hour and 41 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 123 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Birmingham and Barnsley.

Are there direct trains from Birmingham to Barnsley?

Journeys between Birmingham and Barnsley usually involve one change of train.

We usually find around 32 departures on the route from Birmingham to Barnsley every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

Trains are typically more frequent on weekends, when we found around 35 departures.

How long is the train journey from Birmingham to Barnsley?

The Birmingham to Barnsley train travel time is normally about 1 hour and 41 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

What are the Birmingham to Barnsley train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Barnsley is usually scheduled to depart Birmingham around 06:00 and the last train is around 21:03. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Birmingham around 05:57, and the last at 22:03.

Route map is indicative only and may differ from the optimal route. Actual routes will be displayed when searching.

When to book Birmingham to Barnsley train tickets?

Trains in the UK usually open for booking around 3 months in advance. If booking is not yet open for your dates then you can set a booking alert to receive an email on the day that the cheapest tickets are released for your journey from Birmingham to Barnsley by train.

Which train companies operate between Birmingham and Barnsley?

More than one train company operates on the route from Birmingham to Barnsley, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:

  • CrossCountry
  • Northern
  • Northern Rail

You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.

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Child and youth passengers

The definition of "Child" and "Youth" varies by country and rail operator. This is why we ask for the age of young passengers.

Sometimes children below a certain age can travel without a seat for free. If you want to guarantee a seat for child passengers, enter '6' as the age of the child.

Read more about child and youth passenger ages. See also youth discounts and railcards.

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