There are 6 ways to get from Birmingham to Lowestoft 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  •  5 h 31 min

  1. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Peterborough
  2. Take the train from Peterborough to Norwich

$104 - $154

Cheapest option

Bus  •  6 h 53 min

  1. Take the bus from Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth to Norwich Bus Station National Express
  2. Take the bus from Norwich City Centre, Bus Station to Lowestoft, Railway Station X2 / ...

$20 - $25

4 alternative options

Train, bus  •  6 h 52 min

  1. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Peterborough
  2. Take the bus from Peterborough, Railway Station (Rail Station) to Norwich City Centre, Bus Station
  3. Take the bus from Norwich City Centre, Bus Station to Lowestoft, Railway Station X2 / ...

$65 - $93

Drive  •  3 h 10 min

  1. Drive from Birmingham to Lowestoft 182.5 miles

$35 - $60

Fly from Birmingham  •  6 h 45 min

  1. Fly from Birmingham (BHX) to Norwich (NWI) BHX - NWI

$107 - $471

Train to Manchester, fly  •  6 h

  1. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Manchester Piccadilly
  2. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to Norwich (NWI) MAN - NWI

$142 - $293

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Birmingham to Lowestoft is to bus which costs £15 - £20 and takes 6 h 53 min.

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The quickest way to get from Birmingham to Lowestoft is to drive which costs £29 - £45 and takes 3 h 10 min.

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The distance between Birmingham and Lowestoft is 155 miles. The road distance is 182.5 miles.

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It takes approximately 5 h 31 min to get from Birmingham to Lowestoft, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Birmingham station to Lowestoft station. However, there are services departing from Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth and arriving at Lowestoft, Railway Station via Norwich City Centre, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 53 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Birmingham to Lowestoft. However, there are services departing from Birmingham New Street and arriving at Lowestoft via Peterborough and Norwich. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 31 min.

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

You can take a train from Birmingham to Lowestoft via Peterborough and Norwich in around 5 h 31 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Birmingham to Lowestoft via Norwich Bus Station and Norwich City Centre, Bus Station in around 6 h 53 min.

Airlines
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Birmingham to Norwich via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Birmingham to Norwich via Aberdeen
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $460
Flights from Birmingham to Norwich via Jersey
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$90 - $410
Flights from Birmingham to Norwich via Belfast City, Aberdeen
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Loganair
Website
loganair.co.uk
Flights from Birmingham to Norwich via Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$65 - $430
Flights from Manchester to Norwich
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $340
Train operators
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Birmingham New Street to Peterborough
Ave. Duration
1 h 52 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $80
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $55
Anytime Single
$50 - $80
Off-Peak Single
$40 - $65
Train from Birmingham New Street to Manchester Piccadilly
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $75
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Single
$45 - $75
Off-Peak Single
$35 - $60
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Peterborough to Norwich
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$19 - $28
Off-Peak Single
$35 - $60
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $60
Anytime Single
$55 - $80
Bus operators
First
Phone
+44 (0)1224 650100
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Peterborough, Railway Station (Rail Station) to Norwich City Centre, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 11 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $10
Schedules at
First
Bus from Norwich City Centre, Bus Station to Lowestoft, Railway Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $5
Schedules at
First
National Express

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