There are 4 ways to get from Birmingham to Dover 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  •  3 h 16 min

  1. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to London Euston
  2. Take the train from St Pancras International to Dover Priory

$102 - $157

Cheapest option

Bus  •  6 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth to London Victoria National Express
  2. Take the bus from Belgravia, Victoria Coach Station to Dover, Pencester Road (Magistrates Court) 007 / ...

$23 - $30

2 alternative options

Train Chiltern Railways  •  4 h 38 min

  1. Take the train from Birmingham Moor Street to London Marylebone
  2. Take the train from London Victoria to Dover Priory

$101 - $152

Drive  •  3 h 19 min

  1. Drive from Birmingham to Dover 201.7 miles

$40 - $65

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The cheapest way to get from Birmingham to Dover is to bus which costs £17 - £24 and takes 6 h 20 min.

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The quickest way to get from Birmingham to Dover is to train which costs £75 - £130 and takes 3 h 16 min.

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The distance between Birmingham and Dover is 167 miles. The road distance is 201.7 miles.

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It takes approximately 3 h 16 min to get from Birmingham to Dover, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Birmingham station to Dover. However, there are services departing from Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth and arriving at Dover, Pencester Road (Magistrates Court) via Belgravia, Victoria Coach Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 20 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Birmingham to Dover. However, there are services departing from Birmingham New Street and arriving at Dover Priory via St Pancras International. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 16 min.

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Birmingham to Dover bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at London station.

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Map of how to get from Birmingham to Dover.
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  • Distance: 167.1 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 16 min

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

You can take a train from Birmingham to Dover via London Euston and St Pancras International in around 3 h 16 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Birmingham to Dover via London Victoria and Belgravia, Victoria Coach Station in around 6 h 20 min.

Train operators
Virgin West Coast Trains
Southeastern
Phone
+44 345 322 7021
Website
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Train from St Pancras International to Dover Priory
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$35 - $50
Anytime Day Single
$35 - $55
Train from London Victoria to Dover Priory
Ave. Duration
1 h 58 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$35 - $50
Anytime Day Single
$35 - $55
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 - $95
Website
chilternrailways.co.uk
Advance Single
$35 - $55
Anytime Day Single
$65 - $95
Bus operators
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth to London Victoria
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Belgravia, Victoria Coach Station to Dover, Pencester Road (Magistrates Court)
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Website
nationalexpress.com

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