There are 10 ways to get from Birmingham to Lockerbie by train, bus, car or plane

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  •  3 h 3 min

  1. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Lockerbie

$130 - $210

Cheapest option

Bus  •  5 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Birmingham to Penrith National Express
  2. Take the bus from Penrith to Lockerbie, Scotland National Express

$26 - $35

8 alternative options

Train via Carlisle  •  3 h 58 min

  1. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Carlisle
  2. Take the train from Carlisle to Lockerbie

$133 - $222

Train TransPennine Express  •  4 h 32 min

  1. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Manchester Piccadilly
  2. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to Lockerbie

$113 - $168

Train, bus  •  6 h 23 min

  1. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Liverpool Lime Street
  2. Take the bus from Queen Square Bus Station to Preston City Centre, Railway Station X2
  3. Take the train from Preston to Lockerbie

$94 - $182

Drive  •  3 h 35 min

  1. Drive from Birmingham to Lockerbie 221.4 miles

$45 - $70

Fly Birmingham to Edinburgh, train  •  4 h 54 min

  1. Fly from Birmingham (BHX) to Edinburgh (EDI) BHX - EDI
  2. Take the train from Haymarket to Lockerbie

$82 - $272

Fly Birmingham to Glasgow, train  •  4 h 50 min

  1. Fly from Birmingham (BHX) to Glasgow (GLA) BHX - GLA
  2. Take the train from Glasgow Central to Lockerbie

$83 - $290

Train to East Midlands, fly to Edinburgh, train  •  5 h 54 min

  1. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Derby
  2. Fly from East Midlands (EMA) to Edinburgh (EDI) EMA - EDI
  3. Take the train from Haymarket to Lockerbie

$115 - $283

Train to East Midlands, fly to Glasgow, train  •  5 h 50 min

  1. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Derby
  2. Fly from East Midlands (EMA) to Glasgow (GLA) EMA - GLA
  3. Take the train from Glasgow Central to Lockerbie

$116 - $321

What companies run services between Birmingham, England and Lockerbie, Scotland?

Virgin West Coast Trains operates a train from Birmingham to Lockerbie once a week. Tickets cost $130 - $210 and the journey takes 3 h 3 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Birmingham to Lockerbie via Penrith in around 5 h 40 min.

Airlines
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Birmingham to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $300
Flights from Birmingham to Edinburgh via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
2 h 48 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $300
Flights from Birmingham to Glasgow
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $280
Flights from Birmingham to Glasgow via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $280
Flights from East Midlands to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $300
Flights from East Midlands to Edinburgh via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $300
Flights from East Midlands to Glasgow
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $320
Flights from East Midlands to Glasgow via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $320
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Birmingham to Edinburgh via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3 h 7 min
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $240
Flights from Birmingham to Glasgow via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$95 - $270
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Birmingham to Edinburgh via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $260
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Birmingham to Edinburgh via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Train operators
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Birmingham New Street to Lockerbie
Ave. Duration
3 h 3 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$130 - $210
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$85 - $130
Anytime Day Single
$130 - $210
Train from Birmingham New Street to Carlisle
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$120 - $190
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$75 - $110
Anytime Day Single
$120 - $190
Train from Carlisle to Lockerbie
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$20 - $35
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$13 - $20
Anytime Day Single
$20 - $35
Train from Preston to Lockerbie
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$75 - $120
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$45 - $70
Anytime Day Single
$75 - $120
Train from Glasgow Central to Lockerbie
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $80
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Day Single
$50 - $80
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Carlisle to Lockerbie
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $17
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$7 - $11
Off-Peak Day Single
$13 - $19
Anytime Day Single
$11 - $17
Train from Manchester Piccadilly to Lockerbie
Ave. Duration
2 h 6 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$26 - $40
Off-Peak Day Single
$40 - $65
Anytime Day Single
$60 - $90
Train from Preston to Lockerbie
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $70
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$21 - $30
Off-Peak Day Single
$35 - $50
Anytime Day Single
$50 - $70
Train from Haymarket to Lockerbie
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$15 - $21
Off-Peak Day Single
$25 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $45
Train from Glasgow Central to Lockerbie
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$15 - $22
Off-Peak Day Single
$25 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $50
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Birmingham New Street to Manchester Piccadilly
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $80
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$35 - $55
Anytime Single
$50 - $80
Off-Peak Single
$40 - $65
Train from Birmingham New Street to Derby
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$26 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $60
Off-Peak Single
$22 - $35
Bus operators
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Birmingham to Penrith
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$18 - $23
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Penrith to Lockerbie, Scotland
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
nationalexpress.com
Stagecoach UK
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Queen Square Bus Station to Preston City Centre, Railway Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 8 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Birmingham to Lockerbie?

The distance between Birmingham and Lockerbie is 309 km. The road distance is 354 km.

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

The cheapest way to get from Birmingham to Lockerbie is to bus which costs £18 - £25 and takes 5 h 40 min.

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

The quickest way to get from Birmingham to Lockerbie is to train which takes 3 h 3 min and costs £95 - £150.

Is there a direct train between Birmingham and Lockerbie?

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Birmingham New Street and arriving at Lockerbie. Services depart once a week. The journey takes approximately 3 h 3 min.

Is there a direct bus between Birmingham and Lockerbie?

No, there is no direct bus from Birmingham to Lockerbie. However, there are services departing from Birmingham and arriving at Lockerbie, Scotland via Penrith. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 40 min.

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

The train from Birmingham New Street to Lockerbie takes 3 h 3 min including transfers and departs once a week.