There are 4 ways to get from Birmingham to Hornchurch by train, subway, bus or car

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Train, subway via Bank station  •  2h 19m

  1. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to London Euston
  2. Take the subway from Cannon Street station to Hornchurch station District

£40 - £153

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Bus  •  5h 38m

  1. Take the bus from Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth to London Marble Arch National Express / ...
  2. Take the bus from Oxford Circus to Romford Station N15

£11 - £13

2 alternative options

Train, subway  •  2h 48m

  1. Take the train from Birmingham Moor Street to London Marylebone
  2. Take the subway from Embankment station to Hornchurch station District

£54 - £79

Drive  •  2h 15m

  1. Drive from Birmingham to Hornchurch 134.1 miles

£22 - £35

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The cheapest way to get from Birmingham to Hornchurch is to bus which costs £10 - £13 and takes 5h 38m.

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The quickest way to get from Birmingham to Hornchurch is to drive which costs £22 - £35 and takes 2h 15m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Birmingham station to Hornchurch. However, there are services departing from Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth and arriving at Hornchurch, Devonshire Road via Marble Arch, Oxford Circus and Romford Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 38m.

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No, there is no direct train from Birmingham to Hornchurch station. However, there are services departing from Birmingham New Street and arriving at Hornchurch station via Euston station and Cannon Street station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 19m.

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The distance between Birmingham and Hornchurch is 111 miles. The road distance is 134.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Birmingham to Hornchurch without a car is to train and subway via Bank station which takes 2h 19m and costs £35 - £160.

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It takes approximately 2h 19m to get from Birmingham to Hornchurch, including transfers.

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Birmingham to Hornchurch bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth.

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Birmingham to Hornchurch train services, operated by Avanti West Coast, depart from Birmingham New Street station.

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Birmingham to Hornchurch bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Romford Station.

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Map of how to get from Birmingham to Hornchurch.
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  • Distance: 111 miles
  • Duration: 2h 19m

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

You can take a bus from Birmingham to Hornchurch via London Marble Arch, Marble Arch, Oxford Circus Station John Lewis, Oxford Circus, and Romford Station in around 5h 38m.

Train operators
London Underground (Tube)

Comprised of 11 lines and 270 stations, the London Underground (known to locals as the Tube) is the most popular way to navigate the English capital, including to/from Heathrow Airport via the Piccadilly Line. Purchase an Oyster card (an electronic smartcard that you use to touch on and off at Tube stations) at any station for the cheapest fares. Most stations have WiFi, but not all trains and stations are air-conditioned. On weekends, a 24-hour service runs on selected lines.

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Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Cannon Street station to Hornchurch station
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
£3 - £4
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London Underground (Tube)
Subway from Embankment station to Hornchurch station
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
£1 - £2
Website
London Underground (Tube)
Bus operators
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 London Marble Arch
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£6 - £9
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National Express
Blablabus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 10 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Birmingham - Coach Station to London Marble Arch
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£8 - £10
Website
Blablabus
London Buses

London’s bus network covers Greater London with a 24-hour service, allowing you to take in the famous monuments and streetscapes from an iconic red double-decker bus. All London buses are all cashless, so you will need an Oyster card, Travel card or use contactless payment. You can also purchase a one-day bus-only pass from Tube stations. On the bus, you only need to touch on with your Oyster card (not off).

Contact Details
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Oxford Circus to Romford Station
Ave. Duration
1h 26m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£2
Website
Transport for London

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Birmingham to Hornchurch train services, operated by London Underground (Tube), arrive at Hornchurch station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Birmingham to Hornchurch is 134 miles. It takes approximately 2h 15m to drive from Birmingham to Hornchurch.

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There are 1680+ hotels available in Hornchurch. Prices start at £75 per night.

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