There are 3 ways to get from Birmingham to Hereford 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  •  1 h 23 min

$22 - $35

Cheapest option

Bus  •  3 h 39 min

  1. 144
  2. X99 / ...

$20

1 alternative option

Drive  •  1 h 14 min

  1. 55.5 miles

$11 - $18

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

West Midlands operates a train from Birmingham to Hereford hourly. Tickets cost $22 - $35 and the journey takes 1 h 23 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Birmingham to Hereford via Crowngate Bus Station in around 3 h 39 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
Coastal Liner UK
Phone
01902 633064
Email
info@coastallinerltd.co.uk
Website
coastallinerltd.co.uk
Bus from Birmingham, Smallbrook Queensway to Crowngate Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
Coastal Liner UK
Bus from Crowngate Bus Station to Country Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
Coastal Liner UK
DRM Coaches
Phone
01885 483939
Email
drm@drmbus.com
Website
drmbus.com
Bus from Crowngate Bus Station to Country Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
drmbus.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Birmingham and Hereford is 73 km. The road distance is 89 km.

The cheapest way to get from Birmingham to Hereford is to drive which costs £8 - £13 and takes 1 h 14 min.

The quickest way to get from Birmingham to Hereford is to drive which takes 1 h 14 min and costs £8 - £13.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Birmingham New Street and arriving at Hereford. Services depart hourly. The journey takes approximately 1 h 23 min.

No, there is no direct bus from Birmingham to Hereford. However, there are services departing from Birmingham, Smallbrook Queensway and arriving at Country Bus Station via Crowngate Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 39 min.

The train from Birmingham New Street to Hereford takes 1 h 23 min including transfers and departs hourly.