Birmingham to Didcot by train

  • First train
    05:15
  • Last train
    23:33
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    1hr 29m
  • Distance
    106 kilometres
  • Trains per Day
    38
  • Avg. journey time
    2hr 4m
  • Train Operators

Travelling from Birmingham to Didcot by train

Fast trains from Birmingham to Didcot take around 1 hour and 29 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 106 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Birmingham and Didcot.

1. Are there direct trains from Birmingham to Didcot?

Journeys between Birmingham and Didcot usually involve one change of train. We have found some direct departures on this route but these are less frequent than routes requiring a change.

We usually find around 40 departures on the route from Birmingham to Didcot 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 37 departures.

2. How long is the train journey from Birmingham to Didcot?

The Birmingham to Didcot train travel time is normally about 1 hour and 29 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

3. What are the Birmingham to Didcot train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Didcot is usually scheduled to depart Birmingham around 05:15 and the last train is around 23:33. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Birmingham around 06:04, and the last at 22:57.

When to book Birmingham to Didcot 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 Didcot by train.

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Which train companies operate between Birmingham and Didcot?

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

  • CrossCountry
  • First Great Western
  • Great Western Railway
  • London Midland
  • London Underground
  • Virgin Trains

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

Didcot to Birmingham by train

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Child and youth passengers

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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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