There are 4 ways to get from Birmingham New Street Station to London Paddington Station by train, bus or car

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Train Virgin West Coast Trains  •  1 h 38 min

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

$71 - $109

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Bus  •  3 h

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

$16 - $20

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Train Chiltern Railways  •  2 h 3 min

  1. Take the train from Birmingham Moor Street to London Marylebone

$70 - $100

Drive  •  2 h 2 min

  1. Drive from Birmingham New Street Station to London Paddington Station 117.8 miles

$25 - $40

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The cheapest way to get from Birmingham New Street Station to London Paddington Station is to bus which costs £12 - £15 and takes 3 h.

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The quickest way to get from Birmingham New Street Station to London Paddington Station is to train which costs £50 - £85 and takes 1 h 38 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Birmingham New Street Station station to London Paddington Station station. However, there are services departing from Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth and arriving at Paddington Rail Station via Marble Arch. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h.

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The distance between Birmingham New Street Station and London Paddington Station is 99 miles. The road distance is 117.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Birmingham New Street Station to London Paddington Station without a car is to train which takes 1 h 38 min and costs £50 - £85.

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It takes approximately 1 h 38 min to get from Birmingham New Street Station to London Paddington Station, including transfers.

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Birmingham New Street Station to London Paddington Station bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth.

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The best way to get from Birmingham New Street Station to London Paddington Station is to train which takes 1 h 38 min and costs £50 - £85. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £12 - £15 and takes 3 h.

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Birmingham New Street Station to London Paddington Station bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at London Marble Arch station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Birmingham New Street Station to London Paddington Station is 118 miles. It takes approximately 2 h 2 min to drive from Birmingham New Street Station to London Paddington Station.

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  • Distance: 99.3 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 38 min

What companies run services between Birmingham New Street Station, England and London Paddington Station, England?

Virgin West Coast Trains operates a train from Birmingham New Street Station to London Paddington Station every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $65 - $110 and the journey takes 1 h 22 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Birmingham New Street Station to London Paddington Station 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
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 London Marble Arch
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Website
nationalexpress.com

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