Perth to Birmingham by train Find train times and tickets

  • First train
    05:13
  • Last train
    23:58
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    5hr 33m

Travelling from Perth to Birmingham by train

Fast trains from Perth to Birmingham take around 5 hours and 33 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 447 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Perth and Birmingham.

Are there direct trains from Perth to Birmingham?

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

We usually find around 21 departures on the route from Perth 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 23 departures.

How long is the train journey from Perth to Birmingham?

The Perth to Birmingham train travel time is normally about 5 hours and 33 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

What are the Perth to Birmingham train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Birmingham is usually scheduled to depart Perth around 05:13 and the last train is around 23:58. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Perth around 05:18, and the last at 23:09.

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

When to book Perth 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 Perth to Birmingham by train.

Which train companies operate between Perth and Birmingham?

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

  • CrossCountry
  • East Coast
  • London Midland
  • ScotRail
  • Serco Caledonian Sleeper
  • Virgin 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 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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