Birmingham to York by train
Avg. journey time
Travelling from Birmingham to York by train
Fast trains from Birmingham to York take around 2 hours and 7 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 173 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Birmingham and York.
1. Are there direct trains from Birmingham to York?
Direct trains from Birmingham to York have been found.
We usually find around 29 direct trains on the route from Birmingham to York every weekday.
There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 27 departures.
2. How long is the train journey from Birmingham to York?
The Birmingham to York train travel time is normally about 2 hours and 7 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.
3. What are the Birmingham to York train times and schedule?
On weekdays the earliest direct train to York is usually scheduled to depart Birmingham around 06:00 and the last train is around 20:30.
At weekends the first train of the day leaves Birmingham around 05:57, and the last at 20:30.
What's the Birmingham to York train price?
The earlier you book the better, and the cheapest tickets we've found for trains from Birmingham to York are $26.52.
Trains departing 30 days in advance will cost around $42, 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 Birmingham to York 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 York by train.
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Which train companies operate between Birmingham and York?
CrossCountry is the train company that operates on the route from Birmingham to York.
You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.
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