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 17 min

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

$113 - $172

Cheapest option

Bus  •  4 h 43 min

  1. Take the bus from Birmingham to London Victoria Coach Station National Express
  2. Take the bus from London to Dover Londres > Douvres > Bruxelles Centre - Gare Midi > Rotterdam > La Haye > Amsterdam Centre - Sloterdijk / ...

$19 - $26

2 alternative options

Train Chiltern Railways  •  4 h 43 min

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

$114 - $166

Drive  •  3 h 19 min

  1. Drive from Birmingham to Dover 201.7 miles

$40 - $65

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 17 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Birmingham to Dover via London Victoria Coach Station and London in around 4 h 43 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
$40 - $60
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$35 - $55
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $60
Train from London Victoria to Dover Priory
Ave. Duration
1 h 58 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$35 - $55
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $60
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
$70 - $110
Website
chilternrailways.co.uk
Advance Single
$35 - $60
Anytime Day Single
$70 - $110
Bus operators

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Birmingham to Dover?

The distance between Birmingham and Dover is 267 km. The road distance is 323 km.

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

The cheapest way to get from Birmingham to Dover is to bus which costs £13 - £19 and takes 4 h 43 min.

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

The quickest way to get from Birmingham to Dover is to train which takes 3 h 17 min and costs £80 - £130.

Is there a direct train between Birmingham and Dover?

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 17 min.

Is there a direct bus between Birmingham and Dover?

No, there is no direct bus from Birmingham to Dover. However, there are services departing from Birmingham and arriving at Dover via London. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 43 min.

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

It takes approximately 3 h 17 min to get from Birmingham to Dover, including transfers.