Norwich to Birmingham by train
Avg. journey time
Travelling from Norwich to Birmingham by train
Fast trains from Norwich to Birmingham take around 3 hours and 35 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 217 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Norwich and Birmingham.
1. Are there direct trains from Norwich to Birmingham?
Journeys between Norwich and Birmingham usually involve one change of train.
We usually find around 55 departures on the route from Norwich 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 36 departures.
2. How long is the train journey from Norwich to Birmingham?
The Norwich to Birmingham train travel time is normally about 3 hours and 35 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.
3. What are the Norwich to Birmingham train times and schedule?
On weekdays the earliest train to Birmingham is usually scheduled to depart Norwich around 05:00 and the last train is around 22:40.
At weekends the first train of the day leaves Norwich around 05:00, and the last at 22:03.
What's the Norwich to Birmingham train price?
The earlier you book the better, and the cheapest tickets we've found for trains from Norwich to Birmingham are $33.22.
Trains departing 30 days in advance will cost around $34 while booking 7 days in advance the price is around $42. 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 Norwich 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 Norwich to Birmingham by train.
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Which train companies operate between Norwich and Birmingham?
More than one train company operates on the route from Norwich to Birmingham, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:
- Abellio Greater Anglia
- East Midlands Trains
- Greater Anglia
- London Midland
- London Underground
- 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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