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There are 4 ways to get from Birmingham New Street Station to University Station by train, bus, taxi or foot

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Train  •  11 min

  1. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to University

£1 - £85

3 alternative options

Bus  •  17 min

  1. Take the bus from Birmingham, New St Station to Birmingham University, University Station X20 / ...

£3

Taxi  •  7 min

  1. Take a taxi from Birmingham New Street Station to University Station 3.5 miles

£10 - £13

Walk  •  56 min

  1. Walk from Birmingham New Street Station to University Station 2.9 miles

Birmingham New Street Station to University Station by walk and train

The journey time between Birmingham New Street Station and University Station is around 6 min and covers a distance of around 3 miles. The fastest journey normally takes 5 min. Operated by London Midland and CrossCountry, the Birmingham New Street Station to University Station service departs from Birmingham New Street Station and arrives in University. Typically 705 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
6 min
Fastest journey time:
5 min
Services per week:
705
Cheapest price:
£1
Carbon emissions:
0 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
05:41
Last service departs at:
23:40

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Birmingham New Street Station to University Station walk and train schedules

Departing Sunday, June 20, 2021

Birmingham New Street Station → University Station
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Birmingham New Street Station to University Station is to bus which costs £3 and takes 17 min.

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The quickest way to get from Birmingham New Street Station to University Station is to taxi which costs £10 - £13 and takes 7 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Birmingham, New St Station station and arriving at Birmingham University, University Station station. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 17 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Birmingham New Street and arriving at University. Services depart every 15 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 7 min.

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The distance between Birmingham New Street Station and University Station is 2 miles.

The best way to get from Birmingham New Street Station to University Station without a car is to train which takes 11 min and costs £1 - £85.

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The train from Birmingham New Street to University takes 7 min including transfers and departs every 15 minutes.

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Birmingham New Street Station to University Station bus services, operated by NX West Midlands, depart from Birmingham, New St Station.

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Birmingham New Street Station to University Station train services, operated by London Midland, depart from Birmingham New Street station.

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The best way to get from Birmingham New Street Station to University Station is to train which takes 11 min and costs £1 - £85. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £3 and takes 17 min.

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Map of how to get from Birmingham New Street Station to University Station.
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  • Distance: 2.4 miles
  • Duration: 11 min

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

London Midland operates a train from Birmingham New Street to University every 15 minutes. Tickets cost £1 - £2 and the journey takes 7 min. CrossCountry also services this route hourly. Alternatively, NX West Midlands operates a bus from Birmingham, New St Station to Birmingham University, University Station every 10 minutes. Tickets cost £3 and the journey takes 17 min.

Train operators
London Midland
Phone
+44 121 634 2040
Email
comments@londonmidland.com
Website
londonnorthwesternrailway.co.uk
Train from Birmingham New Street to University
Ave. Duration
7 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
£1 - £2
Website
londonnorthwesternrailway.co.uk
Advanced Single/Anytime Advance
£3 - £5
Anytime Day Single
£1 - £2
Bus operators
NX West Midlands
Phone
0121 254 7272
Email
travelcare@nationalexpress.com
Website
nxbus.co.uk
Bus from Birmingham, New St Station to Birmingham University, University Station
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
£3
Website
NX West Midlands
Other operators
Taxi from Birmingham New Street Station to University Station
Ave. Duration
7 min
Estimated price
£10 - £13
TOA Taxis
Phone
+44 121 427 8888
Website
toataxis.co.uk
Taxi Birmingham Ltd
Phone
+44 121 000 2222
Website
taxibirmingham.com
Birmingham Taxis
Phone
+44 121 775 0017
Website
taxisbirmingham.co.uk
Birmingham Student Taxis
Phone
+44 121 777 7775
A2B Radio Cars
Phone
+44 121 744 1111
Website
a2bradiocars.com

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Birmingham New Street Station to University Station bus services, operated by NX West Midlands, arrive at Birmingham University, University Station.

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Birmingham New Street Station to University Station train services, operated by London Midland, arrive at University station.

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