Duration 2h 16m
Distance 133.7 miles
Average price £130
Frequency Hourly

Trip overview

The average train between Birmingham and York takes 2h 16m and the fastest train takes 1h 46m. There is an hourly train service from Birmingham to York. 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. York
2h 9m
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£60 - £180

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Birmingham New Street and arriving at York. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2h 9m.

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The distance between Birmingham and York is 108 miles. The road distance is 133.7 miles.

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

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

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There are 997+ hotels available in York. Prices start at £75 per night.

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What companies run services between Birmingham and York?

CrossCountry operates a train from Birmingham New Street to York hourly. Tickets cost £60 - £180 and the journey takes 2h 9m.
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