Port Talbot Parkway to Birmingham by train

  • First train
    05:18
  • Last train
    22:46
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    2hr 34m
  • Distance
    163 kilometres
  • Trains per Day
    38
  • Avg. journey time
    3hr 30m
  • Train Operators

Travelling from Port Talbot Parkway to Birmingham by train

Fast trains from Port Talbot Parkway to Birmingham take around 2 hours and 34 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 163 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Port Talbot Parkway and Birmingham.

1. Are there direct trains from Port Talbot Parkway to Birmingham?

Journeys between Port Talbot Parkway and Birmingham usually involve one change of train.

We usually find around 26 departures on the route from Port Talbot Parkway 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 70 departures.

2. How long is the train journey from Port Talbot Parkway to Birmingham?

The Port Talbot Parkway to Birmingham train travel time is normally about 2 hours and 34 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

3. What are the Port Talbot Parkway to Birmingham train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Birmingham is usually scheduled to depart Port Talbot Parkway around 05:18 and the last train is around 20:49. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Port Talbot Parkway around 04:18, and the last at 22:46.

When to book Port Talbot Parkway 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 Port Talbot Parkway to Birmingham by train.

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Which train companies operate between Port Talbot Parkway and Birmingham?

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

  • Arriva Trains Wales
  • CrossCountry
  • First Great Western
  • Great Western Railway
  • London Midland
  • Transport For Wales

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

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