There are 3 ways to get from Burton upon Trent to Birmingham by train, taxi or car

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Recommended option

Train  •  30 min

  1. Take the train from Burton-on-Trent to Birmingham New Street

$35 - $55

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  36 min

  1. Take a taxi from Burton upon Trent to Birmingham 30.8 miles

$150 - $190

Drive  •  36 min

  1. Drive from Burton upon Trent to Birmingham 30.8 miles

$6 - $10

What companies run services between Burton upon Trent, England and Birmingham, England?

CrossCountry operates a train from Burton upon Trent to Birmingham hourly. Tickets cost $35 - $55 and the journey takes 30 min.

Train operators
Other operators
Taxi from Burton upon Trent to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
36 min
Estimated price
$150 - $190

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Burton upon Trent to Birmingham?

The distance between Burton upon Trent and Birmingham is 40 km. The road distance is 49 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Burton upon Trent to Birmingham?

The cheapest way to get from Burton upon Trent to Birmingham is to drive which costs £4 - £7 and takes 36 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Burton upon Trent to Birmingham?

The quickest way to get from Burton upon Trent to Birmingham is to train which takes 30 min and costs £24 - £40.

Is there a direct train between Burton upon Trent and Birmingham?

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Burton-on-Trent and arriving at Birmingham New Street. Services depart hourly. The journey takes approximately 30 min.

How long does it take to get from Burton upon Trent to Birmingham?

The train from Burton-on-Trent to Birmingham New Street takes 30 min including transfers and departs hourly.