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

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Recommended option

Train  •  36 min

  1. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Cosford

$9 - $16

Cheapest option

Bus  •  1 h 46 min

  1. Take the bus from Birmingham to Wolverhampton National Express
  2. Take the bus from Wolverhampton Bus Station to Cosford, Garage 891 / ...

$9 - $15

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  29 min

  1. Take a taxi from Birmingham to Cosford 27.4 miles

$130 - $170

Drive  •  29 min

  1. Drive from Birmingham to Cosford 27.4 miles

$5 - $9

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

West Midlands operates a train from Birmingham to Cosford hourly. Tickets cost $9 - $13 and the journey takes 36 min. Arriva Trains Wales also services this route twice daily. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Birmingham to Cosford via Wolverhampton and Wolverhampton Bus Station in around 1 h 46 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
36 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$10 - $16
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$5 - $8
Anytime Day Single
$10 - $16
First Anytime Day Single
$15 - $22
Bus operators
Banga Travel
Phone
+44 1902 459003
Website
bustimes.org.uk
Bus from Wolverhampton Bus Station to Cosford, Garage
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
bustimes.org.uk
Arriva Midlands
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Wolverhampton Bus Station to Cosford, Garage
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Birmingham to Cosford
Ave. Duration
29 min
Estimated price
$130 - $170
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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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Birmingham to Cosford?

The distance between Birmingham and Cosford is 33 km. The road distance is 44 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Birmingham to Cosford?

The cheapest way to get from Birmingham to Cosford is to drive which costs £4 - £7 and takes 29 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Birmingham to Cosford?

The quickest way to get from Birmingham to Cosford is to taxi which takes 29 min and costs £95 - £120.

Is there a direct train between Birmingham and Cosford?

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

Is there a direct bus between Birmingham and Cosford?

No, there is no direct bus from Birmingham to Cosford. However, there are services departing from Birmingham and arriving at Cosford, Garage via Wolverhampton Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 46 min.

How long does it take to get from Birmingham to Cosford?

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