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

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Train  •  5h 42m

  1. Take the train from Par to Birmingham New Street

$103 - $163

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Bus  •  8h 47m

  1. Take the bus from Holmbush to Plymouth Coach Station, Armada Way National Express
  2. Take the bus from Plymouth Coach Station, Armada Way to Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth National Express

$29 - $38

3 alternative options

Train via Plymouth  •  5h 54m

  1. Take the train from Par to Plymouth
  2. Take the train from Plymouth to Birmingham New Street

$111 - $193

Train, bus  •  8h 9m

  1. Take the train from Par to Plymouth
  2. Take the bus from Plymouth City Centre, Plymouth Coach Station to Birmingham, Navigation Street M36

$50 - $108

Drive  •  4h 1m

  1. Drive from Fowey to Birmingham 236.2 miles

$50 - $75

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The cheapest way to get from Fowey to Birmingham is to bus which costs £22 - £30 and takes 8h 47m.

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The quickest way to get from Fowey to Birmingham is to drive which costs £35 - £60 and takes 4h 1m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Fowey to Birmingham station. However, there are services departing from Fowey, Safe Harbour Hotel and arriving at Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth via Holmbush and Plymouth Coach Station, Armada Way. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8h 47m.

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The distance between Fowey and Birmingham is 191 miles. The road distance is 236.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Fowey to Birmingham without a car is to train which takes 5h 42m and costs £75 - £130.

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It takes approximately 5h 42m to get from Fowey to Birmingham, including transfers.

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Fowey to Birmingham bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Holmbush station.

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The best way to get from Fowey to Birmingham is to train which takes 5h 42m and costs £75 - £130. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £22 - £30 and takes 8h 47m.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Fowey to Birmingham is 236 miles. It takes approximately 4h 1m to drive from Fowey to Birmingham.

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Map of how to get from Fowey to Birmingham.
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  • Distance: 190.5 miles
  • Duration: 5h 42m

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

CrossCountry operates a train from Fowey to Birmingham 3 times a day. Tickets cost $100 - $160 and the journey takes 4h 29m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Fowey to Birmingham via Holmbush Inn, Holmbush, and Plymouth Coach Station, Armada Way in around 8h 47m.

Train operators
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Par to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
4h 29m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$100 - $160
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$60 - $95
Anytime Single
$100 - $160
Off-Peak Single
$100 - $160
Train from Par to Plymouth
Ave. Duration
50m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$24 - $40
Anytime Single
$30 - $50
Off-Peak Single
$19 - $28
Train from Plymouth to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
3h 31m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$90 - $140
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$55 - $85
Anytime Single
$90 - $140
Off-Peak Single
$90 - $140
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Par to Plymouth
Ave. Duration
49m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $35
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$12 - $19
Advanced Single
$13 - $20
Anytime Day Single
$18 - $35
Bus operators
Megabus UK
Phone
0871 266 3333
Email
enquiries@megabus.com
Website
uk.megabus.com
Bus from Plymouth City Centre, Plymouth Coach Station to Birmingham, Navigation Street
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$29 - $55
Website
Megabus UK
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 Holmbush to Plymouth Coach Station, Armada Way
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
National Express
Bus from Plymouth Coach Station, Armada Way to Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$19 - $24
Website
National Express

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