Duration 4h 17m
Distance 130.4 miles
Average price £76
Frequency 11/day

Trip overview

The average train between Birmingham and Skegness takes 4h 17m and the fastest train takes 3h 28m. The train service runs several times per day from Birmingham to Skegness. 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. Nottingham
  3. Skegness
4h 23m
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£60 - £92

Birmingham to Skegness train times

Trains run every two hours between Birmingham and Skegness. The earliest departure is at 17:19 in the afternoon, and the last departure from Birmingham is at 23:09 which arrives into Skegness at 08:04. All services require a transfer at Nottingham and take an average of 4h 17m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Birmingham to Skegness. However, there are services departing from Birmingham New Street and arriving at Skegness via Nottingham. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 23m.

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The distance between Birmingham and Skegness is 105 miles. The road distance is 130.4 miles.

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

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Birmingham to Skegness train services, operated by East Midlands Railways, arrive at Skegness station.

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