Grantham to Birmingham by train

  • First train
    06:10
  • Last train
    23:09
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    1hr 57m
  • Distance
    97 kilometres
  • Trains per Day
    33
  • Avg. journey time
    2hr 51m
  • Train Operators

Travelling from Grantham to Birmingham by train

Fast trains from Grantham to Birmingham take around 1 hour and 57 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 97 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Grantham and Birmingham.

1. Are there direct trains from Grantham to Birmingham?

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

We usually find around 32 departures on the route from Grantham to Birmingham 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 37 departures.

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

The Grantham to Birmingham train travel time is normally about 1 hour and 57 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the earliest train to Birmingham is usually scheduled to depart Grantham around 06:10 and the last train is around 23:09. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Grantham around 06:10, and the last at 22:55.

When to book Grantham 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 Grantham to Birmingham by train.

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Which train companies operate between Grantham and Birmingham?

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

  • CrossCountry
  • East Coast
  • East Midlands Trains
  • First Hull Trains
  • London North Eastern Railway

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.

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

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