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

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Train  •  2 h 10 min

  1. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Worcester Shrub Hill
  2. Take the train from Worcester Shrub Hill to Moreton-in-Marsh

$25 - $42

Cheapest option

Bus  •  3 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth to Cheltenham National Express
  2. Take the bus from Royal Well Bus Station to Moreton-in-Marsh, station 801

$12 - $17

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Train via Worcester Foregate Street  •  2 h 40 min

  1. Take the train from Birmingham Snow Hill to Worcester Foregate Street
  2. Take the train from Worcester Foregate Street to Moreton-in-Marsh

$29 - $48

Bus, train  •  3 h 26 min

  1. Take the bus from Birmingham, Smallbrook Queensway to Worcester, Foregate Street Station 144
  2. Take the train from Worcester Foregate Street to Moreton-in-Marsh

$15 - $29

Taxi  •  56 min

  1. Take a taxi from Birmingham to Cotswolds 44.3 miles

$200 - $250

Drive  •  56 min

  1. Drive from Birmingham to Cotswolds 44.3 miles

$9 - $14

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The cheapest way to get from Birmingham to Cotswolds is to drive which costs £7 - £11 and takes 56 min.

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The quickest way to get from Birmingham to Cotswolds is to taxi which costs £150 - £190 and takes 56 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Birmingham station to Cotswolds station. However, there are services departing from Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth and arriving at Moreton-in-Marsh, station via Royal Well Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 40 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Birmingham to Cotswolds. However, there are services departing from Birmingham New Street and arriving at Moreton-in-Marsh via Worcester Shrub Hill. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 10 min.

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The distance between Birmingham and Cotswolds is 35 miles. The road distance is 44.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Birmingham to Cotswolds without a car is to train which takes 2 h 10 min and costs £19 - £35.

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It takes approximately 2 h 10 min to get from Birmingham to Cotswolds, including transfers.

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Birmingham to Cotswolds bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth.

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

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The best way to get from Birmingham to Cotswolds is to train which takes 2 h 10 min and costs £19 - £35. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £9 - £14 and takes 3 h 40 min.

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Map of how to get from Birmingham to Cotswolds.
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  • Distance: 34.5 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 10 min

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

You can take a train from Birmingham to Cotswolds via Worcester Shrub Hill and Moreton-in-Marsh in around 2 h 10 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Birmingham to Cotswolds via Royal Well Bus Station and Moreton-in-Marsh, station in around 3 h 40 min.

Train operators
West Midlands
Phone
+44 121 634 2040
Email
comments@londonmidland.com
Website
londonmidland.com
Train from Birmingham New Street to Worcester Shrub Hill
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Website
wmtrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$6 - $9
Anytime Day Single
$10 - $15
Train from Birmingham Snow Hill to Worcester Foregate Street
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Website
wmtrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$7 - $11
Anytime Day Single
$13 - $19
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Worcester Shrub Hill to Moreton-in-Marsh
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $28
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$10 - $17
Advanced Single
$12 - $17
Anytime Day Single
$15 - $28
Train from Worcester Foregate Street to Moreton-in-Marsh
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $29
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$11 - $17
Advanced Single
$12 - $18
Anytime Day Single
$15 - $29
Bus operators
First Worcestershire
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Birmingham, Smallbrook Queensway to Worcester, Foregate Street Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
firstgroup.com
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth to Cheltenham
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
National Express
Pulhams Coaches
Other operators
Taxi from Birmingham to Cotswolds
Ave. Duration
56 min
Estimated price
$200 - $250
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 Cotswolds bus services, operated by Pulhams Coaches, arrive at Moreton-in-Marsh, station.

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Birmingham to Cotswolds train services, operated by Great Western Railway, arrive at Moreton-in-Marsh station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Birmingham to Cotswolds is 44 miles. It takes approximately 56 min to drive from Birmingham to Cotswolds.

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There are 614+ hotels available in Cotswolds. Prices start at $81 USD per night.

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