Salisbury to Birmingham by train

  • First train
    05:12
  • Last train
    22:35
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    2hr 42m
  • Distance
    157 kilometres
  • Trains per Day
    43
  • Avg. journey time
    3hr 27m
  • Train Operators

Travelling from Salisbury to Birmingham by train

Fast trains from Salisbury to Birmingham take around 2 hours and 42 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 157 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Salisbury and Birmingham.

1. Are there direct trains from Salisbury to Birmingham?

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

We usually find around 42 departures on the route from Salisbury 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 45 departures.

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

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

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

On weekdays the earliest train to Birmingham is usually scheduled to depart Salisbury around 05:12 and the last train is around 22:35. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Salisbury around 05:44, and the last at 22:27.

When to book Salisbury 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 Salisbury to Birmingham by train.

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Which train companies operate between Salisbury and Birmingham?

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

  • CrossCountry
  • First Great Western
  • Great Western Railway
  • London Midland
  • London Underground
  • South West Trains
  • South Western Railway
  • 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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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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