There are 5 ways to get from Birmingham to Lyme Regis by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  4 h 49 min

  1. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Exeter St Davids
  2. Take the train from Exeter St Davids to Axminster

$89 - $135

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Bus  •  7 h 36 min

  1. Take the bus from Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth to Taunton National Express
  2. Take the bus from Taunton, Bus Station to Axminster, Trinity Square 30

$26 - $32

3 alternative options

Bus, train  •  9 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Birmingham, Smallbrook Queensway to Worcester, Foregate Street Station (Railway Station) 144
  2. Take the train from Worcester Foregate Street to Weymouth
  3. Take the bus from Weymouth, Kings Statue to Lyme Regis, The Square X53

$94 - $176

Drive  •  2 h 46 min

  1. Drive from Birmingham to Lyme Regis 153.9 miles

$30 - $50

Train, fly  •  6 h 58 min

  1. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Manchester Piccadilly
  2. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to Exeter (EXT) MAN - EXT
  3. Take the train from Exeter Central to Axminster

$120 - $287

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Birmingham station to Lyme Regis. However, there are services departing from Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth and arriving at Lyme Regis, Co-op Store via Taunton, Bus Station and Axminster, Trinity Square. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 36 min.

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The distance between Birmingham and Lyme Regis is 130 miles. The road distance is 153.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Birmingham to Lyme Regis without a car is to train which takes 4 h 49 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 49 min to get from Birmingham to Lyme Regis, including transfers.

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Birmingham to Lyme Regis bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth.

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The best way to get from Birmingham to Lyme Regis is to train which takes 4 h 49 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 7 h 36 min.

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The quickest flight from Manchester Airport to Exeter Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 5 min.

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Birmingham to Lyme Regis bus services, operated by Buses of Somerset, arrive at Axminster, Trinity Square station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Birmingham to Lyme Regis is 154 miles. It takes approximately 2 h 46 min to drive from Birmingham to Lyme Regis.

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Flybe offers flights from Manchester Airport to Exeter Airport.

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  • Distance: 130 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 49 min

What companies run services between Birmingham, England and Lyme Regis, England?

You can take a train from Birmingham to Lyme Regis via Exeter St Davids, Axminster, and Axminster, Rail Station in around 4 h 49 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Birmingham to Lyme Regis via Taunton, Taunton, Bus Station, and Axminster, Trinity Square in around 7 h 36 min.

Airlines
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Manchester to Exeter
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $290
Train operators
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Birmingham New Street to Exeter St Davids
Ave. Duration
2 h 28 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$75 - $120
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$45 - $70
Anytime Single
$75 - $120
Off-Peak Single
$70 - $110
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
South Western Railway
Phone
0345 6000 650
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Train from Exeter St Davids to Axminster
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $18
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Exeter Central to Axminster
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $18
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Worcester Foregate Street to Weymouth
Ave. Duration
4 h 3 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$80 - $160
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$40 - $70
Advanced Single
$45 - $65
Anytime Day Single
$80 - $160
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 Taunton
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$14 - $19
Website
nationalexpress.com
Buses of Somerset
Website
busesofsomerset.co.uk
Bus from Taunton, Bus Station to Axminster, Trinity Square
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
busesofsomerset.co.uk
First Worcestershire
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Birmingham, Smallbrook Queensway to Worcester, Foregate Street Station (Railway Station)
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$10
Website
firstgroup.com

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