There are 4 ways to get from Birmingham to Rhyl by train, bus 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 West Midlands  •  2 h 28 min

  1. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Crewe
  2. Take the train from Chester to Rhyl

$42 - $112

Cheapest option

Bus  •  4 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth to Rhyl National Express

$14 - $19

2 alternative options

Train  •  2 h 30 min

  1. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Rhyl

$45 - $110

Drive  •  2 h 3 min

  1. Drive from Birmingham to Rhyl 113.7 miles

$24 - $35

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The cheapest way to get from Birmingham to Rhyl is to bus which costs £11 - £15 and takes 4 h 50 min.

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The quickest way to get from Birmingham to Rhyl is to drive which costs £18 - £27 and takes 2 h 3 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth station and arriving at Rhyl. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4 h 50 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Birmingham New Street and arriving at Rhyl. Services depart every four hours. The journey takes approximately 2 h 30 min.

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The distance between Birmingham and Rhyl is 89 miles. The road distance is 113.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Birmingham to Rhyl without a car is to train which takes 2 h 28 min and costs £30 - £85.

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It takes approximately 2 h 28 min to get from Birmingham to Rhyl, including transfers.

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

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Map of how to get from Birmingham to Rhyl.
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  • Distance: 88.6 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 28 min

What companies run services between Birmingham, England and Rhyl, Wales?

You can take a train from Birmingham to Rhyl via Crewe and Chester in around 2 h 28 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Birmingham to Rhyl once daily. Tickets cost $14 - $19 and the journey takes 4 h 50 min.

Train operators
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Birmingham New Street to Crewe
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$22 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $55
Train from Chester to Rhyl
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$17 - $27
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$10 - $16
Anytime Day Single
$17 - $27
Train from Birmingham New Street to Rhyl
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$70 - $110
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$40 - $65
Anytime Day Single
$70 - $110
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Chester to Rhyl
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$5 - $8
Anytime Day Single
$12 - $18
First Anytime Day Single
$19 - $29
Train from Birmingham New Street to Rhyl
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$22 - $30
Anytime Day Single
$45 - $70
First Anytime Day Single
$75 - $110
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 Rhyl
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14 - $19
Website
nationalexpress.com

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