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Duration 2h 20m
Distance 140.7 miles
Average price £70
Frequency 2/hour

Trip overview

The average train between Grays and Birmingham takes 2h 20m and the fastest train takes 1h 46m. The train runs at least 2 times per hour from Grays 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. London Euston
  2. Birmingham
2h 2m
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£41 - £174

Grays to Birmingham train times

Trains run every 30 minutes between Grays and Birmingham. The earliest departure is at 05:46 in the morning, and the last departure from Grays is at 23:35 which arrives into Birmingham at 07:51. All services require a transfer at St Pancras International and take an average of 2h 20m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Frequently asked questions

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No, there is no direct train from Grays to Birmingham. However, there are services departing from Ebbsfleet International and arriving at Birmingham New Street via London Euston. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 2m.

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The distance between Grays and Birmingham is 118 miles. The road distance is 140.7 miles.

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

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

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There are 1032+ hotels available in Birmingham. Prices start at £75 per night.

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What companies run services between Grays and Birmingham?

Avanti West Coast operates a train from London Euston to Birmingham New Street every 30 minutes. Tickets cost £40 - £150 and the journey takes 1h 22m. London Northwestern Railway also services this route every 30 minutes.
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