There are 5 ways to get from Birmingham to Ludlow by train, bus, taxi 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 50 min

  1. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Shrewsbury
  2. Take the train from Shrewsbury to Ludlow

$28 - $61

Cheapest option

Line 9 bus, line 125 bus, line 292 bus  •  3 h 38 min

  1. Take the line 9 bus from Birmingham, Colmore Row to Stourbridge Bus Station 9
  2. Take the line 125 bus from Stourbridge Bus Station to Bewdley, Load Street (adj. Post Office) 125
  3. Take the line 292 bus from Bewdley, Load Street (adj. Post Office) to Ludlow, Packer Court 292

$20 - $23

3 alternative options

Line 9 bus, line 192 bus, line 292 bus  •  3 h 32 min

  1. Take the line 9 bus from Birmingham, Colmore Row to Halesowen Bus Station 9 / ...
  2. Take the line 192 bus from Halesowen Bus Station to Kidderminster, Bus Station 192
  3. Take the line 292 bus from Kidderminster, Bus Station to Ludlow, Cooperative Store 292

$21 - $23

Taxi  •  1 h 5 min

  1. Take a taxi from Birmingham to Ludlow 41.6 miles

$210 - $250

Drive  •  1 h 5 min

  1. Drive from Birmingham to Ludlow 41.6 miles

$8 - $13

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Birmingham to Ludlow is to drive which costs £6 - £10 and takes 1 h 5 min.

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The quickest way to get from Birmingham to Ludlow is to taxi which takes 1 h 5 min and costs £150 - £190.

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The distance between Birmingham and Ludlow is 57 km. The road distance is 67 km.

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It takes approximately 1 h 50 min to get from Birmingham to Ludlow, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Birmingham to Ludlow. However, there are services departing from Birmingham, Colmore Row and arriving at Ludlow, Cooperative Store via Halesowen Bus Station and Kidderminster, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 32 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Birmingham to Ludlow. However, there are services departing from Birmingham New Street and arriving at Ludlow via Shrewsbury. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 50 min.

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

You can take a train from Birmingham to Ludlow via Shrewsbury in around 1 h 50 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Birmingham to Ludlow via Halesowen Bus Station and Kidderminster, Bus Station in around 3 h 32 min.

Train operators
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Birmingham New Street to Shrewsbury
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $27
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$9 - $13
Anytime Day Single
$18 - $27
First Anytime Day Single
$27 - $40
Train from Shrewsbury to Ludlow
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $17
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$5 - $7
Anytime Day Single
$11 - $17
First Anytime Day Single
$18 - $26
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Birmingham New Street to Shrewsbury
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$19 - $28
Anytime Day Single
$29 - $45
Bus operators
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Birmingham, Colmore Row to Halesowen Bus Station
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Birmingham, Colmore Row to Stourbridge Bus Station
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Website
nationalexpress.com
Diamond
Phone
0121 322 2222
Email
comments@diamondbuses.com
Website
diamondbuses.com
Bus from Halesowen Bus Station to Kidderminster, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
diamondbuses.com
Bus from Stourbridge Bus Station to Bewdley, Load Street (adj. Post Office)
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
diamondbuses.com
R & B Travel
Website
bustimes.org.uk
Bus from Kidderminster, Bus Station to Ludlow, Cooperative Store
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
bustimes.org.uk
Bus from Bewdley, Load Street (adj. Post Office) to Ludlow, Packer Court
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
bustimes.org.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Birmingham to Ludlow
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Estimated price
$210 - $250
TOA Taxis
Phone
+44 121 427 8888
Website
toataxis.co.uk
Birmingham Taxis
Phone
+44 121 775 0017
Website
taxisbirmingham.co.uk

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