Duration 2h 24m
Distance 127.5 miles
Average price £63
Frequency 3/hour

Trip overview

The average train between Croydon and Birmingham takes 2h 24m and the fastest train takes 1h 51m. The train runs at least 3 times per hour from Croydon to Birmingham. 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 • 1h 56m

  1. London Euston
  2. Birmingham
1h 56m
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Croydon to Birmingham train times

Trains run every 20 minutes between Croydon and Birmingham. The earliest departure is at 17:30 in the afternoon, and the last departure from Croydon is at 23:48 which arrives into Birmingham at 07:51. All services require a transfer, and take on average 2h 24m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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Want to know about travelling from Croydon to Birmingham? We have put together a list of the most frequently asked questions from our users such as: What is the cheapest mode of transport?, What is the quickest option?, How much do tickets usually cost? and many more.

No, there is no direct train from Croydon to Birmingham. However, there are services departing from East Croydon and arriving at Birmingham New Street via Victoria station and London Euston. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 56m.

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The distance between Croydon and Birmingham is 108 miles. The road distance is 127.5 miles.

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Croydon to Birmingham train services, operated by Avanti West Coast, depart from London Euston station.

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Croydon to Birmingham train services, operated by Avanti West Coast, arrive at Birmingham New Street station.

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What companies run services between Croydon and Birmingham?

Avanti West Coast operates a train from Croydon to Birmingham every 30 minutes. Tickets cost £40 - £150 and the journey takes 1h 22m. London Northwestern Railway also services this route every 30 minutes.
Train operators
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£40 - £150
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2h 2m
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£30 - £50
Ave. Duration
1h 44m
Estimated price
£50 - £75

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