Gillingham to Birmingham by train

  • First train
    04:05
  • Last train
    23:47
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    2hr 42m
  • Distance
    207 kilometres
  • Trains per Day
    60
  • Avg. journey time
    3hr 24m
  • Train Operators

Travelling from Gillingham to Birmingham by train

Fast trains from Gillingham to Birmingham take around 2 hours and 42 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 207 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Gillingham and Birmingham.

1. Are there direct trains from Gillingham to Birmingham?

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

We usually find around 62 departures on the route from Gillingham to Birmingham every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

Trains usually run with a similar frequency on weekends.

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

The Gillingham to Birmingham train travel time is normally about 2 hours and 42 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the earliest train to Birmingham is usually scheduled to depart Gillingham around 04:05 and the last train is around 21:51. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Gillingham around 04:36, and the last at 23:47.

When to book Gillingham to Birmingham 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 Gillingham to Birmingham by train.

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Which train companies operate between Gillingham and Birmingham?

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

  • London Midland
  • London Underground
  • Southeastern
  • Thameslink
  • UK Rail Connections
  • Virgin Trains
  • West 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

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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.

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