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Duration 1h 51m
Distance 85.7 miles
Average price £110
Frequency 16/day

Trip overview

The average train between Birmingham and Peterborough takes 1h 51m and the fastest train takes 1h 48m. There is a train service every few hours from Birmingham to Peterborough. 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. Peterborough
1h 51m
Bookable on Rome2rio
£50 - £160

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Birmingham New Street and arriving at Peterborough. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1h 51m.

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The distance between Birmingham and Peterborough is 70 miles. The road distance is 85.7 miles.

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

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

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There are 240+ hotels available in Peterborough. Prices start at £75 per night.

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What companies run services between Birmingham and Peterborough?

CrossCountry operates a train from Birmingham New Street to Peterborough hourly. Tickets cost £50 - £160 and the journey takes 1h 51m.
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