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Duration 4h 33m
Distance 303.5 miles
Average price £280
Frequency 8/day

Trip overview

The average train between Falkirk and Birmingham takes 4h 33m and the fastest train takes 4h 28m. The train service runs several times per day from Falkirk 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.


  1. Haymarket
  2. Birmingham
5h 33m
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£106 - £508

Falkirk to Birmingham train times

Trains run every four hours between Falkirk and Birmingham. The earliest departure is at 06:25 in the morning, and the last departure from Falkirk is at 18:26 which arrives into Birmingham at 22:59. All services require a transfer, and take on average 4h 33m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Frequently asked questions

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No, there is no direct train from Falkirk to Birmingham. However, there are services departing from Falkirk Grahamston and arriving at Birmingham New Street via Haymarket and Wolverhampton. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 33m.

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The distance between Falkirk and Birmingham is 256 miles. The road distance is 303.5 miles.

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Falkirk to Birmingham train services, operated by Avanti West Coast, depart from Haymarket station.

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Falkirk to Birmingham train services, operated by Avanti West Coast, arrive at Wolverhampton station.

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What companies run services between Falkirk and Birmingham?

Avanti West Coast operates a train from Haymarket to Wolverhampton every 4 hours. Tickets cost £100 - £360 and the journey takes 3h 35m.
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