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

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Recommended option

Train  •  4 h 23 min

  1. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Newcastle

$150 - $247

Cheapest option

Bus  •  8 h 19 min

  1. Take the bus from Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth to Leeds Coach Station, Dyer Street National Express
  2. Take the bus from Leeds Coach Station, Dyer Street to Morpeth National Express

$73 - $101

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Train, bus  •  8 h 10 min

  1. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Liverpool Lime Street
  2. Take the train from Liverpool Lime Street to Newcastle
  3. Take the bus from Haymarket Bus Station to Rothbury, Pondicherry Road End (Hillside) X14 / ...

$157 - $222

Drive  •  4 h 10 min

  1. Drive from Birmingham to Northumberland 234.7 miles

$50 - $75

Fly Birmingham to Edinburgh, train  •  6 h 2 min

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

$129 - $380

Train to Bristol, fly to Newcastle  •  5 h 37 min

  1. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Bristol Temple Meads
  2. Fly from Bristol (BRS) to Newcastle (NCL) BRS - NCL

$128 - $300

Train to London Heathrow, fly to Newcastle  •  5 h 53 min

  1. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to London Euston
  2. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Newcastle (NCL) LHR - NCL

$195 - $470

Fly Birmingham to Glasgow, train  •  6 h 47 min

  1. Fly from Birmingham (BHX) to Glasgow (GLA) BHX - GLA
  2. Take the train from Glasgow Queen Street to Edinburgh
  3. Take the train from Edinburgh to Morpeth

$143 - $381

Train to East Midlands, fly to Edinburgh, train  •  7 h 1 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 Edinburgh to Morpeth

$159 - $388

Train to Manchester, fly to Edinburgh, train  •  7 h 22 min

  1. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Manchester Piccadilly
  2. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to Edinburgh (EDI) MAN - EDI
  3. Take the train from Edinburgh to Morpeth

$173 - $412

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The cheapest way to get from Birmingham to Northumberland is to drive which costs £35 - £60 and takes 4 h 10 min.

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The quickest way to get from Birmingham to Northumberland is to drive which costs £35 - £60 and takes 4 h 10 min.

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The distance between Birmingham and Northumberland is 192 miles. The road distance is 234.7 miles.

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It takes approximately 4 h 23 min to get from Birmingham to Northumberland, including transfers.

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

CrossCountry operates a train from Birmingham to Northumberland every 2 hours. Tickets cost $85 - $140 and the journey takes 3 h 12 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Birmingham to Northumberland via Leeds Coach Station, Dyer Street, Morpeth, Morpeth, Bus Station (Morpeth Bus Station), and Rothbury, Pondicherry Road End (Hillside) in around 8 h 19 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 Manchester to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $310
Flights from Manchester to Edinburgh via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
2 h 43 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $310
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Birmingham to Edinburgh via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3 h 7 min
When
Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $240
Flights from Bristol to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $230
Flights from Bristol to Newcastle via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $230
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Birmingham to Edinburgh via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from London Heathrow to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $420
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
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Birmingham New Street to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
3 h 12 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$85 - $140
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$50 - $80
Anytime Single
$85 - $140
Off-Peak Single
$85 - $130
Train from Edinburgh to Morpeth
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$55 - $85
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$35 - $55
Anytime Single
$55 - $85
Off-Peak Single
$45 - $75
Train from Birmingham New Street to Bristol Temple Meads
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $80
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Single
$50 - $80
Off-Peak Single
$40 - $65
Train from Birmingham New Street to Derby
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$24 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $55
Off-Peak Single
$21 - $35
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
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Liverpool Lime Street to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
2 h 56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$70 - $100
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$29 - $45
Off-Peak Day Single
$45 - $70
Anytime Day Single
$70 - $100
LNER
Virgin West Coast Trains
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Glasgow Queen Street to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $19
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$9 - $14
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $19
Bus operators
Arriva Northumbria
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Haymarket Bus Station to Rothbury, Pondicherry Road End (Hillside)
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
P C L Travel
Website
bustimes.org.uk
Bus from Newcastle upon Tyne, Newcastle St Thomas Street (Outside Peacock Hospital Supplies) to Rothbury, Pondicherry Road End (Hillside)
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$12
Schedules at
bustimes.org.uk
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth to Leeds Coach Station, Dyer Street
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Leeds Coach Station, Dyer Street to Morpeth
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Website
nationalexpress.com

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