Birmingham to Durham by train
Avg. journey time
Travelling from Birmingham to Durham by train
Fast trains from Birmingham to Durham take around 2 hours and 57 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 257 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Birmingham and Durham.
1. Are there direct trains from Birmingham to Durham?
Direct trains from Birmingham to Durham have been found.
We usually find around 27 direct trains on the route from Birmingham to Durham every weekday.
There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 26 departures.
2. How long is the train journey from Birmingham to Durham?
The Birmingham to Durham train travel time is normally about 2 hours and 57 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.
3. What are the Birmingham to Durham train times and schedule?
On weekdays the earliest direct train to Durham is usually scheduled to depart Birmingham around 06:00 and the last train is around 19:30.
At weekends the first train of the day leaves Birmingham around 05:57, and the last at 19:30.
What's the Birmingham to Durham train price?
The earlier you book the better, and the cheapest tickets we've found for trains from Birmingham to Durham are $45.25.
Trains departing 30 days in advance will cost around $57 while booking 7 days in advance the price is around $71. 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 Birmingham to Durham 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 Birmingham to Durham by train.
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Which train companies operate between Birmingham and Durham?
CrossCountry is the train company that operates on the route from Birmingham to Durham.
You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.
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