There are 5 ways to get from Birmingham to Canary Wharf by train, bus 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 Virgin West Coast Trains  •  1 h 41 min

  1. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to London Euston

$72 - $112

Cheapest option

Bus  •  3 h 43 min

  1. Take the bus from Birmingham to London Victoria Coach Station National Express
  2. Take the bus from Belgravia, Victoria Coach Station to Rotherhithe, Pageant Steps C10

$16 - $20

3 alternative options

Train Chiltern Railways  •  2 h 7 min

  1. Take the train from Birmingham Moor Street to London Marylebone

$70 - $103

Train, line 135 bus  •  3 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from Tile Hill to London Euston
  2. Take the line 135 bus from Old Street to Canary Wharf 135

$51 - $76

Drive  •  2 h 15 min

  1. Drive from Birmingham to Canary Wharf 123.8 miles

$26 - $40

What companies run services between Birmingham, England and Canary Wharf, England?

Virgin West Coast Trains operates a train from Birmingham to Canary Wharf every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $65 - $110 and the journey takes 1 h 23 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Birmingham to Canary Wharf via London Victoria Coach Station and Belgravia, Victoria Coach Station in around 3 h 43 min.

Train operators
Virgin West Coast Trains
Chiltern Railways
Phone
+44 345 600 5165
Website
chilternrailways.co.uk
Train from Birmingham Moor Street to London Marylebone
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$65 - $100
Website
chilternrailways.co.uk
Advance Single
$35 - $55
Anytime Day Single
$65 - $100
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Old Street to Canary Wharf
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Belgravia, Victoria Coach Station to Rotherhithe, Pageant Steps
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Birmingham and Canary Wharf is 168 km. The road distance is 198 km.

The cheapest way to get from Birmingham to Canary Wharf is to bus which costs £12 - £16 and takes 3 h 43 min.

The quickest way to get from Birmingham to Canary Wharf is to train which takes 1 h 41 min and costs £50 - £85.

No, there is no direct bus from Birmingham to Canary Wharf. However, there are services departing from Birmingham and arriving at Rotherhithe, Pageant Steps via Belgravia, Victoria Coach Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 43 min.

It takes approximately 1 h 41 min to get from Birmingham to Canary Wharf, including transfers.