There are 5 ways to get from Birmingham to Alcester by train, bus, taxi or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train, bus via Redditch  •  1 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Redditch
  2. Take the bus from Redditch, Bus Station (below Kingfisher Shopping Centre) to Alcester Members Club (Conway Estate) X19 / ...

$11 - $13

Cheapest option

Bus  •  1 h 34 min

  1. Take the bus from Birmingham, Smallbrook Queensway to Redditch, Bus Station (below Kingfisher Shopping Centre) 146 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Redditch, Bus Station (below Kingfisher Shopping Centre) to Alcester Members Club (Conway Estate) X19 / ...

$11

3 alternative options

Train, bus  •  1 h 31 min

  1. Take the train from Birmingham Snow Hill to Stratford-upon-Avon
  2. Take the bus from Stratford-upon-Avon, Railway Station to Alcester, St Faiths Road (Conway Estate) X19

$15 - $18

Taxi  •  35 min

  1. Take a taxi from Birmingham to Alcester 21.1 miles

$95 - $120

Drive  •  35 min

  1. Drive from Birmingham to Alcester 21.1 miles

$4 - $7

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Birmingham to Alcester is to drive which costs £3 - £6 and takes 35 min.

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The quickest way to get from Birmingham to Alcester is to taxi which costs £75 - £95 and takes 35 min.

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The distance between Birmingham and Alcester is 18 miles. The road distance is 21.1 miles.

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It takes approximately 1 h 24 min to get from Birmingham to Alcester, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Birmingham to Alcester. However, there are services departing from Birmingham, Smallbrook Queensway and arriving at Alcester Members Club (Conway Estate) via Redditch, Bus Station (below Kingfisher Shopping Centre). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 34 min.

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Map of how to get from Birmingham to Alcester.
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  • Distance: 18.4 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 24 min

What companies run services between Birmingham, England and Alcester, Warwickshire, England?

You can take a bus from Birmingham to Alcester via Redditch, Bus Station (below Kingfisher Shopping Centre) in around 1 h 34 min.

Train operators
West Midlands
Phone
+44 121 634 2040
Email
comments@londonmidland.com
Website
londonmidland.com
Train from Birmingham New Street to Redditch
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Website
wmtrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$3 - $5
Anytime Day Single
$5 - $9
Train from Birmingham Snow Hill to Stratford-upon-Avon
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Website
wmtrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$5 - $8
Anytime Day Single
$9 - $14
Bus operators
Stagecoach Warwickshire
Phone
01604 67 60 60
Email
midlands.enquiries@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Redditch, Bus Station (below Kingfisher Shopping Centre) to Alcester Members Club (Conway Estate)
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Stratford-upon-Avon, Railway Station to Alcester, St Faiths Road (Conway Estate)
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Diamond
Phone
0121 322 2222
Email
comments@diamondbuses.com
Website
diamondbuses.com
Bus from Redditch, Bus Station (below Kingfisher Shopping Centre) to Alcester, St Benedicts RC School
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
diamondbuses.com
Bus from Birmingham, Smallbrook Queensway to Redditch, Bus Station (below Kingfisher Shopping Centre)
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
diamondbuses.com
Johnson's Excelbus
Phone
01564 797 070
Email
businfo@johnsonscoaches.co.uk
Website
johnsonscoaches.co.uk
Bus from Digbeth, Moor St Selfridges to Redditch, Bus Station (below Kingfisher Shopping Centre)
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
johnsonscoaches.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Birmingham to Alcester
Ave. Duration
35 min
Estimated price
$95 - $120
TOA Taxis
Phone
+44 121 427 8888
Website
toataxis.co.uk
Birmingham Taxis
Phone
+44 121 775 0017
Website
taxisbirmingham.co.uk

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