Darlington to Birmingham by train
Avg. journey time
Travelling from Darlington to Birmingham by train
Fast trains from Darlington to Birmingham take around 2 hours and 20 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 228 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Darlington and Birmingham.
1. Are there direct trains from Darlington to Birmingham?
Direct trains from Darlington to Birmingham have been found.
We usually find around 46 direct trains on the route from Darlington to Birmingham every weekday.
There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 35 departures.
2. How long is the train journey from Darlington to Birmingham?
The Darlington to Birmingham train travel time is normally about 2 hours and 20 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.
3. What are the Darlington to Birmingham train times and schedule?
On weekdays the earliest direct train to Birmingham is usually scheduled to depart Darlington around 06:55 and the last train is around 20:13.
At weekends the first train of the day leaves Darlington around 06:55, and the last at 20:15.
What's the Darlington to Birmingham train price?
The earlier you book the better, and the cheapest tickets we've found for trains from Darlington to Birmingham are $39.53.
Trains departing 30 days in advance will cost around $39 while booking 7 days in advance the price is around $46. Booking on the day of travel is likely to be more expensive, so it is worth booking in advance if you can to save money.
When to book Darlington 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 Darlington to Birmingham by train.
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Which train companies operate between Darlington and Birmingham?
CrossCountry is the train company that operates on the route from Darlington to Birmingham.
You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.
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