Castle Cary to Birmingham by train

  • First train
  • Last train
  • Avg changes
  • Fastest journey
    2hr 24m
  • Distance
    160 kilometres
  • Trains per Day
  • Avg. journey time
    3hr 52m
  • Train Operators

Travelling from Castle Cary to Birmingham by train

Fast trains from Castle Cary to Birmingham take around 2 hours and 24 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 160 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Castle Cary and Birmingham.

1. Are there direct trains from Castle Cary to Birmingham?

Journeys between Castle Cary and Birmingham usually involve one change of train.

We usually find around 45 departures on the route from Castle Cary to Birmingham 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 39 departures.

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

The Castle Cary to Birmingham train travel time is normally about 2 hours and 24 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the earliest train to Birmingham is usually scheduled to depart Castle Cary around 06:35 and the last train is around 22:16. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Castle Cary around 07:33, and the last at 21:47.

When to book Castle Cary 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 Castle Cary to Birmingham by train.

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Which train companies operate between Castle Cary and Birmingham?

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

  • CrossCountry
  • First Great Western
  • Great Western Railway
  • London Underground
  • South West Trains
  • South Western Railway
  • UK Rail Connections
  • 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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