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Duration 2h 52m
Distance 108.8 miles
Average price £126
Frequency 13/day

Trip overview

The average train between Pontefract and Birmingham New Street Station takes 2h 52m and the fastest train takes 2h 15m. There is a train service every few hours from Pontefract to Birmingham New Street Station. 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

  1. Wakefield Westgate
  2. Birmingham New Street Station
2h 51m
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£60 - £178

Pontefract to Birmingham New Street Station train times

Trains run hourly between Pontefract and Birmingham New Street Station. The earliest departure is at 07:37 in the morning, and the last departure from Pontefract is at 22:54 which arrives into Birmingham New Street Station at 10:20. All services require a transfer at Wakefield Westgate and take an average of 2h 52m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Pontefract to Birmingham New Street Station. However, there are services departing from Pontefract Tanshelf and arriving at Birmingham New Street via Wakefield Westgate. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 51m.

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The distance between Pontefract and Birmingham New Street Station is 88 miles. The road distance is 108.8 miles.

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Pontefract to Birmingham New Street Station train services, operated by CrossCountry, depart from Wakefield Westgate station.

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

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There are 1045+ hotels available in Birmingham New Street Station. Prices start at £75 per night.

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What companies run services between Pontefract and Birmingham New Street Station?

CrossCountry operates a train from Wakefield Westgate to Birmingham New Street hourly. Tickets cost £55 - £170 and the journey takes 1h 42m.
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