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Duration 3h 26m
Distance 201.4 miles
Average price £110
Frequency 22/day

Trip overview

The average train between Birmingham and Dover takes 3h 26m and the fastest train takes 2h 31m. There is a train service every few hours from Birmingham to Dover. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.

Train via London

  1. Birmingham New Street
  2. St Pancras International
  3. Dover
3h 18m
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£70 - £211

Birmingham to Dover train times

Trains run hourly between Birmingham and Dover. The earliest departure is at 05:50 in the morning, and the last departure from Birmingham is at 21:10 which arrives into Dover at 00:41. All services require a transfer at London Euston and take an average of 3h 26m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Frequently asked questions

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No, there is no direct train from Birmingham to Dover. However, there are services departing from Birmingham New Street and arriving at Dover Priory via St Pancras International. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 18m.

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The distance between Birmingham and Dover is 167 miles. The road distance is 201.4 miles.

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Birmingham to Dover train services, operated by Avanti West Coast, depart from Birmingham New Street station.

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Birmingham to Dover train services, operated by Southeastern, arrive at Dover Priory station.

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There are 322+ hotels available in Dover. Prices start at £75 per night.

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