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Duration 2h 26m
Distance 131.2 miles
Average price £56
Frequency 3/hour

Trip overview

The average train between Ilford and Birmingham takes 2h 26m and the fastest train takes 1h 55m. The train runs at least 3 times per hour from Ilford 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
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£35 - £158

Ilford to Birmingham train times

Trains run every 20 minutes between Ilford and Birmingham. The earliest departure is at 08:59 in the morning, and the last departure from Ilford is at 18:39 which arrives into Birmingham at 21:45. All services require a transfer, and take on average 2h 26m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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

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The distance between Ilford and Birmingham is 106 miles. The road distance is 131.2 miles.

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

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

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What companies run services between Ilford 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 23m. London Northwestern Railway also services this route every 30 minutes.
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