There are 5 ways to get from Birmingham to Tamworth by train, bus, rideshare, taxi or car

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Train  •  16 min

  1. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Tamworth High Level

$28 - $45

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Line 110 bus  •  59 min

  1. Take the line 110 bus from Birmingham, The Square Peg to Ventura Park Road 110

$3

3 alternative options

Rideshare  •  37 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Birmingham to Fazeley 17.2 miles

$3

Taxi  •  23 min

  1. Take a taxi from Birmingham to Tamworth 17.1 miles

$80 - $100

Drive  •  23 min

  1. Drive from Birmingham to Tamworth 17.1 miles

$3 - $6

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Birmingham, The Square Peg and arriving at Ventura Park Road. Services depart every 20 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 59 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Birmingham New Street and arriving at Tamworth High Level. Services depart every 30 minutes. The journey takes approximately 16 min.

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The distance between Birmingham and Tamworth is 14 miles. The road distance is 17.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Birmingham to Tamworth without a car is to train which takes 16 min and costs .

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The train from Birmingham New Street to Tamworth High Level takes 16 min including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.

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Birmingham to Tamworth bus services, operated by Arriva Midlands, depart from Birmingham, The Square Peg station.

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Birmingham to Tamworth train services, operated by CrossCountry, depart from Birmingham New Street station.

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The best way to get from Birmingham to Tamworth is to train which takes 16 min and costs . Alternatively, you can line 110 bus, which costs and takes 59 min.

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Birmingham to Tamworth bus services, operated by Arriva Midlands, arrive at Ventura Park Road station.

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Birmingham to Tamworth train services, operated by CrossCountry, arrive at Tamworth High Level station.

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Map of how to get from Birmingham to Tamworth.
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  • Distance: 13.7 miles
  • Duration: 16 min

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

CrossCountry operates a train from Birmingham to Tamworth every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $28 - $45 and the journey takes 16 min. Alternatively, Arriva Midlands operates a bus from Birmingham to Tamworth every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 59 min.

Train operators
CrossCountry
Bus operators
Arriva Midlands
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Birmingham, The Square Peg to Ventura Park Road
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

A ridesharing platform with 40 million users, Blablacar gives you access to destinations without worrying about on-the-road chaos. The basic idea is that you carpool with locals who are already planning to drive your route and have space in their car. With some flexibility you’ll get to your destination – often faster and cheaper than other means. On the website or app, enter your departure and arrival points and your date of travel, sift through the profiles of drivers who’ve posted pre-planned drives and find one whose timing and preferences match yours. Request to join the ride, wait be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

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Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Birmingham to Fazeley
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$3
Book at
blablacar.co.uk
Taxi from Birmingham to Tamworth
Ave. Duration
23 min
Estimated price
$80 - $100
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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Yes, the driving distance between Birmingham to Tamworth is 17 miles. It takes approximately 23 min to drive from Birmingham to Tamworth.

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Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between Birmingham and Tamworth. A great option if you don't have a driver's licence or want to avoid public transport.

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