Runcorn to Birmingham by train
Avg. journey time
Travelling from Runcorn to Birmingham by train
Fast trains from Runcorn to Birmingham take around 1 hour and 20 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 108 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Runcorn and Birmingham.
1. Are there direct trains from Runcorn to Birmingham?
Direct trains from Runcorn to Birmingham have been found.
We usually find around 33 direct trains on the route from Runcorn to Birmingham every weekday.
There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 24 departures.
2. How long is the train journey from Runcorn to Birmingham?
The Runcorn to Birmingham train travel time is normally about 1 hour and 20 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.
3. What are the Runcorn to Birmingham train times and schedule?
On weekdays the earliest direct train to Birmingham is usually scheduled to depart Runcorn around 06:48 and the last train is around 21:53.
At weekends the first train of the day leaves Runcorn around 06:50, and the last at 21:53.
What's the Runcorn to Birmingham train price?
The cheapest tickets we've found for trains from Runcorn to Birmingham are $12.47, and there isn't much difference in price depending on when you book.
Trains departing 30 days in advance will cost around $12, and when booking 7 days in advance the price is usually the same. Booking on the day of travel may be more expensive.
When to book Runcorn 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 Runcorn to Birmingham by train.
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Which train companies operate between Runcorn and Birmingham?
More than one train company operates on the route from Runcorn to Birmingham, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:
- London Midland
- 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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