There are 4 ways to get from Birmingham to Cosford by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  36 min

  1. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Cosford

$8 - $15

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Bus, line 891 bus  •  2 h 17 min

  1. Take the bus from Birmingham, Art Gallery to Wolverhampton Bus Station X7 / ...
  2. Take the line 891 bus from Wolverhampton Bus Station to Cosford, Garage 891

$12

Taxi  •  29 min

  1. Take a taxi from Birmingham to Cosford 27.4 miles

$130 - $160

Drive  •  29 min

  1. Drive from Birmingham to Cosford 27.4 miles

$5 - $9

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No, there is no direct bus from Birmingham to Cosford. However, there are services departing from Birmingham, Art Gallery and arriving at Cosford, Garage via Wolverhampton Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 17 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Birmingham New Street and arriving at Cosford. Services depart hourly. The journey takes approximately 36 min.

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The distance between Birmingham and Cosford is 20 miles. The road distance is 27.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Birmingham to Cosford without a car is to train which takes 36 min and costs .

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The train from Birmingham New Street to Cosford takes 36 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Birmingham to Cosford bus services, operated by NX West Midlands, depart from Birmingham, Art Gallery station.

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Birmingham to Cosford train services, operated by West Midlands, depart from Birmingham New Street station.

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The best way to get from Birmingham to Cosford is to train which takes 36 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus and line 891 bus, which costs and takes 2 h 17 min.

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Birmingham to Cosford bus services, operated by Banga Travel, arrive at Cosford, Garage station.

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

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Map of how to get from Birmingham to Cosford.
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  • Distance: 20.3 miles
  • Duration: 36 min

What companies run services between Birmingham, England and Cosford, Shropshire, England?

West Midlands operates a train from Birmingham to Cosford hourly. Tickets cost $8 - $12 and the journey takes 36 min. Arriva Trains Wales also services this route once daily. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Birmingham to Cosford via Wolverhampton Bus Station in around 2 h 17 min.

Train operators
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Birmingham New Street to Cosford
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9 - $15
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$5 - $8
Anytime Day Single
$9 - $15
First Anytime Day Single
$14 - $21
Bus operators
NX West Midlands
Website
nxbus.co.uk
Bus from Birmingham, Art Gallery to Wolverhampton Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$7
Website
nxbus.co.uk
Banga Travel
Phone
+44 1902 459003
Bus from Wolverhampton Bus Station to Cosford, Garage
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5
Other operators
Taxi from Birmingham to Cosford
Ave. Duration
29 min
Estimated price
$130 - $160
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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Yes, the driving distance between Birmingham to Cosford is 27 miles. It takes approximately 29 min to drive from Birmingham to Cosford.

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