Duration 5h 12m
Distance 180 miles
Average price £165
Frequency 14/day

Trip overview

The average train between Birmingham and Great Yarmouth takes 5h 12m and the fastest train takes 4h 43m. There is a train service every few hours from Birmingham to Great Yarmouth. 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 • 4h 46m

  1. Birmingham New Street
  2. Ely
  3. Great Yarmouth
4h 46m
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£89 - £223

Birmingham to Great Yarmouth train times

Trains run hourly between Birmingham and Great Yarmouth. The earliest departure is at 12:22 in the afternoon, and the last departure from Birmingham is at 20:22 which arrives into Great Yarmouth at 08:11. All services require a transfer, and take on average 5h 12m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Birmingham to Great Yarmouth. However, there are services departing from Birmingham New Street and arriving at Great Yarmouth via Ely and Norwich. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 46m.

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The distance between Birmingham and Great Yarmouth is 154 miles. The road distance is 180 miles.

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Birmingham to Great Yarmouth train services, operated by CrossCountry, depart from Birmingham New Street station.

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Birmingham to Great Yarmouth train services, operated by East Midlands Railways, arrive at Norwich station.

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