There are 6 ways to get from Birmingham to Westminster Abbey by train, bus, rideshare 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 Virgin West Coast Trains  •  1 h 44 min

  1. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to London Euston

$70 - $108

Cheapest option

Rideshare  •  2 h 42 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Birmingham to London 119.2 miles

$9 - $26

4 alternative options

Train, line 453 bus  •  2 h 21 min

  1. Take the train from Birmingham Moor Street to London Marylebone
  2. Take the line 453 bus from Lisson Grove, Great Central Street to Westminster Station Parliament Square 453

$69 - $99

Bus  •  2 h 57 min

  1. Take the bus from Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth to London Marble Arch National Express

$16 - $20

Train West Midlands  •  3 h 23 min

  1. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Leighton Buzzard
  2. Take the train from Leighton Buzzard to London Euston

$49 - $66

Drive  •  2 h 5 min

  1. Drive from Birmingham to Westminster Abbey 119 miles

$25 - $40

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Birmingham to Westminster Abbey is to rideshare which costs £7 - £20 and takes 2 h 42 min.

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The quickest way to get from Birmingham to Westminster Abbey is to train which costs £50 - £85 and takes 1 h 44 min.

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The distance between Birmingham and Westminster Abbey is 102 miles. The road distance is 119 miles.

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It takes approximately 1 h 44 min to get from Birmingham to Westminster Abbey, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Birmingham station to Westminster Abbey. However, there are services departing from Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth and arriving at Westminster Abbey via Marble Arch Station Park Lane. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 57 min.

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What companies run services between Birmingham, England and Westminster Abbey, England?

Virgin West Coast Trains operates a train from Birmingham to Westminster Abbey every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $65 - $110 and the journey takes 1 h 23 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Birmingham to Westminster Abbey hourly. Tickets cost $12 - $17 and the journey takes 2 h 35 min.

Train operators
Virgin West Coast Trains
Chiltern Railways
Phone
+44 345 600 5165
Website
chilternrailways.co.uk
Train from Birmingham Moor Street to London Marylebone
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$65 - $100
Website
chilternrailways.co.uk
Advance Single
$35 - $55
Anytime Day Single
$65 - $100
West Midlands
Phone
+44 121 634 2040
Email
comments@londonmidland.com
Website
londonmidland.com
Train from Birmingham New Street to Leighton Buzzard
Ave. Duration
1 h 39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Website
wmtrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$17 - $25
Anytime Day Single
$29 - $45
Train from Leighton Buzzard to London Euston
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$16 - $22
Website
wmtrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$9 - $13
Anytime Day Single
$16 - $22
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Lisson Grove, Great Central Street to Westminster Station Parliament Square
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
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 London Marble Arch
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Website
nationalexpress.com
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.

Rome2rio's guide to BlaBlaCar
Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Birmingham to London
Ave. Duration
2 h 31 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $26
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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