Birmingham to Newbury by train

  • First train
    06:04
  • Last train
    22:12
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    2hr 6m
  • Distance
    127 kilometres
  • Trains per Day
    34
  • Avg. journey time
    2hr 41m
  • Train Operators

Travelling from Birmingham to Newbury by train

Fast trains from Birmingham to Newbury take around 2 hours and 6 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 127 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Birmingham and Newbury.

1. Are there direct trains from Birmingham to Newbury?

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

We usually find around 36 departures on the route from Birmingham to Newbury every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 32 departures.

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

The Birmingham to Newbury train travel time is normally about 2 hours and 6 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the earliest train to Newbury is usually scheduled to depart Birmingham around 06:04 and the last train is around 22:12. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Birmingham around 06:04, and the last at 23:00.

When to book Birmingham to Newbury 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 Newbury by train.

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Which train companies operate between Birmingham and Newbury?

More than one train company operates on the route from Birmingham to Newbury, 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
  • Virgin Trains

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

Newbury to Birmingham by train

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Child and youth passengers

The definition of "Child" and "Youth" varies by country and operator. This is why we ask for the age of young passengers.

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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