There are 5 ways to get from Birmingham to York by train, bus or car

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Recommended option

Train  •  2 h 10 min

  1. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to York

$60 - $100

Cheapest option

Bus  •  3 h 45 min

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

$14 - $19

3 alternative options

Bus via Leeds Coach Station, Dyer Street  •  3 h 33 min

  1. Take the bus from Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth to Leeds Coach Station, Dyer Street National Express
  2. Take the bus from Leeds City Centre, Bus Stn (Leeds City Bus Station) to York, Stonebow (Stonebow Interchange) Zap / ...

$20 - $27

Bus Megabus UK  •  4 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Birmingham, Navigation Street to Leeds City Centre, Bus Stn (Leeds City Bus Station) M34 / ...

$30 - $45

Drive  •  2 h 13 min

  1. Drive from Birmingham to York 133.7 miles

$28 - $45

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The cheapest way to get from Birmingham to York is to bus which costs £10 - £14 and takes 3 h 45 min.

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The quickest way to get from Birmingham to York is to train which costs £45 - £75 and takes 2 h 10 min.

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The distance between Birmingham and York is 108 miles. The road distance is 133.7 miles.

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The train from Birmingham New Street to York takes 2 h 10 min including transfers and departs every two hours.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth station and arriving at York. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3 h 45 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Birmingham New Street and arriving at York. Services depart every two hours. The journey takes approximately 2 h 10 min.

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

CrossCountry operates a train from Birmingham to York every 2 hours. Tickets cost $60 - $100 and the journey takes 2 h 10 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Birmingham to York via Leeds Coach Station, Dyer Street and Leeds City Centre, Bus Stn (Leeds City Bus Station) in around 3 h 33 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
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 Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth to York
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$14 - $19
Website
nationalexpress.com
Yorkshire Coastliner
Phone
01653 692 556
Email
hello@coastliner.co.uk
Website
yorkbus.co.uk
Bus from Leeds City Centre, Bus Stn (Leeds City Bus Station) to York, Stonebow (Stonebow Interchange)
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Schedules at
yorkbus.co.uk
Megabus UK
Phone
0871 266 3333
Email
enquiries@megabus.com
Website
uk.megabus.com
Bus from Birmingham, Navigation Street to Leeds City Centre, Bus Stn (Leeds City Bus Station)
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$22 - $40
Book at
uk.megabus.com

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