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Duration 3h 47m
Distance 176.2 miles
Average price £166
Frequency 13/day

Trip overview

The average train between Birmingham and Middlesbrough takes 3h 47m and the fastest train takes 3h 20m. There is a train service every few hours from Birmingham to Middlesbrough. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.


  1. Birmingham New Street
  2. Middlesbrough
3h 33m
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£86 - £231

Birmingham to Middlesbrough train times

Trains run hourly between Birmingham and Middlesbrough. The earliest departure is at 09:03 in the morning, and the last departure from Birmingham is at 18:03 which arrives into Middlesbrough at 22:22. All services require a transfer at Darlington and take an average of 3h 47m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Birmingham to Middlesbrough. However, there are services departing from Birmingham New Street and arriving at Middlesbrough via Darlington. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 33m.

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The distance between Birmingham and Middlesbrough is 148 miles. The road distance is 176.2 miles.

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

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Birmingham to Middlesbrough train services, operated by CrossCountry, arrive at Darlington station.

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There are 296+ hotels available in Middlesbrough. Prices start at £75 per night.

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What companies run services between Birmingham and Middlesbrough?

CrossCountry operates a train from Birmingham New Street to Darlington hourly. Tickets cost £80 - £220 and the journey takes 2h 44m.
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Ave. Duration
2h 44m
Estimated price
£80 - £220

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