Birmingham to Boston by train Find train times and tickets

  • First train
    05:19
  • Last train
    23:09
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    2hr 39m

Travelling from Birmingham to Boston by train

Fast trains from Birmingham to Boston take around 2 hours and 39 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 137 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Birmingham and Boston.

Are there direct trains from Birmingham to Boston?

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

We usually find around 17 departures on the route from Birmingham to Boston every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 11 departures.

How long is the train journey from Birmingham to Boston?

The Birmingham to Boston train travel time is normally about 2 hours and 39 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

What are the Birmingham to Boston train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Boston is usually scheduled to depart Birmingham around 05:19 and the last train is around 23:09. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Birmingham around 05:22, and the last at 22:10.

When to book Birmingham to Boston 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 Boston by train.

Which train companies operate between Birmingham and Boston?

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

  • CrossCountry
  • East Midlands Trains

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 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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