COVID-19 Travel restrictions may apply in United Kingdom. Learn More.
Duration 1h 19m
Distance 42.2 miles
Average price £86
Frequency Hourly

Trip overview

The average train between Loughborough and Birmingham takes 1h 19m and the fastest train takes 1h 4m. There is an hourly train service from Loughborough 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. Leicester
  2. Birmingham
1h 17m
Bookable on Rome2rio
£35 - £117

Loughborough to Birmingham train times

Trains run hourly between Loughborough and Birmingham. The earliest departure is at 05:51 in the morning, and the last departure from Loughborough is at 22:24 which arrives into Birmingham at 23:44. All services require a transfer at Leicester and take an average of 1h 19m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Frequently asked questions

Want to know about travelling from Loughborough 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.

There is widespread community transmission globally.
Some travel restrictions may still be in place within United Kingdom. For the latest travel status, please check the official page for United Kingdom.

Learn More.

No, there is no direct train from Loughborough to Birmingham. However, there are services departing from Loughborough (Leics) and arriving at Birmingham New Street via Leicester. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 17m.

More details

The distance between Loughborough and Birmingham is 36 miles. The road distance is 42.2 miles.

Get driving directions

Loughborough to Birmingham train services, operated by CrossCountry, depart from Leicester station.

More details

Loughborough to Birmingham train services, operated by CrossCountry, arrive at Birmingham New Street station.

More details

Book your Loughborough to Birmingham train tickets online with Omio.

Search and book

There are 1042+ hotels available in Birmingham. Prices start at £75 per night.

More details

What companies run services between Loughborough and Birmingham?

CrossCountry operates a train from Leicester to Birmingham New Street hourly. Tickets cost £30 - £110 and the journey takes 48 min.
Train operators

Get the Rome2rio app

Find the best way to get from A to B, anywhere in the world, on your mobile or tablet.

Compare your options: plane, train, bus, car, ferry, bike share, driving and walking directions all in one search.

Learn more about our apps