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There are 4 ways to get from Buckingham to Birmingham by train, bus or car

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Train  •  2 h 14 min

  1. Take the train from Milton Keynes Central to Birmingham New Street

$31 - $72

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Bus  •  3 h 44 min

  1. Take the bus from Buckingham, High Street to Brook Furlong, Milton Keynes Coachway X5
  2. Take the bus from Milton Keynes Coachway, M1 Junction 14 to Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth National Express

$9 - $13

2 alternative options

Line 132 bus, train  •  2 h 33 min

  1. Take the line 132 bus from Buckingham, Bourton Road to Banbury Town Centre, Bus Station 132
  2. Take the train from Banbury to Birmingham Snow Hill

$25 - $40

Drive  •  1 h 14 min

  1. Drive from Buckingham to Birmingham 60.2 miles

$12 - $19

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The cheapest way to get from Buckingham to Birmingham is to bus which costs £7 - £10 and takes 3 h 44 min.

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The quickest way to get from Buckingham to Birmingham is to drive which costs £9 - £15 and takes 1 h 14 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Buckingham to Birmingham station. However, there are services departing from Buckingham, High Street and arriving at Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth via Milton Keynes Coachway, M1 Junction 14. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 44 min.

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The distance between Buckingham and Birmingham is 52 miles. The road distance is 60.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Buckingham to Birmingham without a car is to train which takes 2 h 14 min and costs £24 - £60.

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It takes approximately 2 h 14 min to get from Buckingham to Birmingham, including transfers.

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Buckingham to Birmingham bus services, operated by Stagecoach in Bedford, depart from Buckingham, High Street station.

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The best way to get from Buckingham to Birmingham is to train which takes 2 h 14 min and costs £24 - £60. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £7 - £10 and takes 3 h 44 min.

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Buckingham to Birmingham bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth.

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Yes, the driving distance between Buckingham to Birmingham is 60 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 14 min to drive from Buckingham to Birmingham.

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Map of how to get from Buckingham to Birmingham.
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  • Distance: 51.6 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 14 min

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

West Midlands operates a train from Buckingham to Birmingham hourly. Tickets cost $26 - $40 and the journey takes 1 h 23 min. Virgin West Coast Trains also services this route every 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Buckingham to Birmingham via Brook Furlong, Milton Keynes Coachway and Milton Keynes Coachway, M1 Junction 14 in around 3 h 44 min.

Train operators
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Milton Keynes Central to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$26 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $65
Chiltern Railways
Phone
+44 345 600 5165
Website
chilternrailways.co.uk
Train from Banbury to Birmingham Snow Hill
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Website
chilternrailways.co.uk
Advance Single
$14 - $21
Anytime Day Single
$25 - $40
Bus operators
Redline
Website
redlinebuses.com
Bus from Buckingham, Bourton Road to Banbury Town Centre, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Once a week
Website
redlinebuses.com
Stagecoach in Bedford
Phone
+44 1234 220030
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Buckingham, High Street to Brook Furlong, Milton Keynes Coachway
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
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 Milton Keynes Coachway, M1 Junction 14 to Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Website
nationalexpress.com

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