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There are 6 ways to get from Birmingham to Atherstone by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  1 h 12 min

  1. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Tamworth High Level
  2. Take the train from Tamworth to Atherstone

$31 - $47

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Line 110 bus, line 65 bus  •  2 h 17 min

  1. Take the line 110 bus from Birmingham, The Square Peg to Tamworth Town Centre, Corporation St 110
  2. Take the line 65 bus from Tamworth Town Centre, Arriva Bus Depot to Atherstone College 65

$6

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Train, line 65 bus  •  1 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Tamworth High Level
  2. Take the line 65 bus from Tamworth Town Centre, Railway Station to Atherstone College 65

$31 - $45

Bus, line 48 bus  •  3 h 1 min

  1. Take the bus from Birmingham, Moor St Station to Coventry, Well St X1
  2. Take the line 48 bus from Coventry, Sainsbury's to Atherstone, New Dolphin Inn 48

Taxi  •  25 min

  1. Take a taxi from Birmingham to Atherstone 22.2 miles

$100 - $130

Drive  •  25 min

  1. Drive from Birmingham to Atherstone 22.2 miles

$4 - $7

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The cheapest way to get from Birmingham to Atherstone is to line 110 bus and line 65 bus which costs £5 and takes 2 h 17 min.

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The quickest way to get from Birmingham to Atherstone is to taxi which costs £80 - £100 and takes 25 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Birmingham to Atherstone. However, there are services departing from Birmingham, The Square Peg and arriving at Atherstone College via Tamworth Town Centre, Arriva Bus Depot. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 17 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Birmingham to Atherstone. However, there are services departing from Birmingham New Street and arriving at Atherstone via Tamworth. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 12 min.

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The distance between Birmingham and Atherstone is 16 miles. The road distance is 22.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Birmingham to Atherstone without a car is to train which takes 1 h 12 min and costs £24 - £40.

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It takes approximately 1 h 12 min to get from Birmingham to Atherstone, including transfers.

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Birmingham to Atherstone bus services, operated by Arriva Midlands, depart from Birmingham, The Square Peg station.

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Birmingham to Atherstone train services, operated by CrossCountry, depart from Birmingham New Street station.

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The best way to get from Birmingham to Atherstone is to train which takes 1 h 12 min and costs £24 - £40. Alternatively, you can line 110 bus and line 65 bus, which costs £5 and takes 2 h 17 min.

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Map of how to get from Birmingham to Atherstone.
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  • Distance: 16.5 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 12 min

What companies run services between Birmingham, England and Atherstone, England?

You can take a train from Birmingham to Atherstone via Tamworth High Level and Tamworth in around 1 h 12 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Birmingham to Atherstone via Tamworth Town Centre, Corporation St and Tamworth Town Centre, Arriva Bus Depot in around 2 h 17 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
Arriva Midlands
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Tamworth Town Centre, Railway Station to Atherstone College
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Birmingham, The Square Peg to Tamworth Town Centre, Corporation St
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Tamworth Town Centre, Arriva Bus Depot to Atherstone College
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
NX West Midlands
Website
nxbus.co.uk
Bus from Birmingham, Moor St Station to Coventry, Well St
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Website
nxbus.co.uk
Stagecoach Warwickshire
Phone
01604 67 60 60
Email
midlands.enquiries@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Coventry, Sainsbury's to Atherstone, New Dolphin Inn
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Other operators
Taxi from Birmingham to Atherstone
Ave. Duration
25 min
Estimated price
$100 - $130
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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Birmingham to Atherstone bus services, operated by Arriva Midlands, arrive at Atherstone College station.

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Birmingham to Atherstone train services, operated by West Midlands, arrive at Atherstone station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Birmingham to Atherstone is 22 miles. It takes approximately 25 min to drive from Birmingham to Atherstone.

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