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There are 6 ways to get from Hartlepool to Birmingham by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  3 h 19 min

  1. Take the train from Hartlepool to York
  2. Take the train from York to Birmingham New Street

$88 - $141

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Bus National Express  •  6 h 19 min

  1. Take the bus from Middlesbrough to Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth National Express

$18 - $23

4 alternative options

Train via Middlesbrough  •  4 h 16 min

  1. Take the train from Middlesbrough to York
  2. Take the train from York to Birmingham New Street

$87 - $133

Bus Megabus UK  •  7 h 12 min

  1. Take the bus from Middlesbrough, Bus Station Express Lounge to Birmingham, Navigation Street M33

$27 - $50

Drive  •  3 h 3 min

  1. Drive from Hartlepool to Birmingham 185.7 miles

$40 - $60

Train, fly  •  5 h 45 min

  1. Take the train from Hartlepool to Heworth
  2. Fly from Newcastle (NCL) to Bristol (BRS) NCL - BRS
  3. Take the train from Bristol Temple Meads to Birmingham New Street

$104 - $281

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The cheapest way to get from Hartlepool to Birmingham is to bus which costs £13 - £18 and takes 6 h 19 min.

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The quickest way to get from Hartlepool to Birmingham is to drive which costs £30 - £45 and takes 3 h 3 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Hartlepool to Birmingham station. However, there are services departing from Hartlepool, York Road - Central Library and arriving at Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth via Middlesbrough. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 19 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Hartlepool to Birmingham. However, there are services departing from Hartlepool and arriving at Birmingham New Street via York. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 19 min.

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The distance between Hartlepool and Birmingham is 156 miles. The road distance is 185.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Hartlepool to Birmingham without a car is to train which takes 3 h 19 min and costs £65 - £110.

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It takes approximately 3 h 19 min to get from Hartlepool to Birmingham, including transfers.

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Hartlepool to Birmingham bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Middlesbrough station.

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Hartlepool to Birmingham train services, operated by Grand Central, depart from Hartlepool station.

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The best way to get from Hartlepool to Birmingham is to train which takes 3 h 19 min and costs £65 - £110. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £13 - £18 and takes 6 h 19 min.

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Map of how to get from Hartlepool to Birmingham.
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  • Distance: 155.8 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 19 min

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

You can take a train from Hartlepool to Birmingham via York in around 3 h 19 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Hartlepool to Birmingham 3 times a day. Tickets cost $18 - $23 and the journey takes 4 h 35 min.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Newcastle to Bristol
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $230
Flights from Newcastle to Bristol via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
2 h 52 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $230
Train operators
Grand Central
Phone
+44 345 603 4852
Email
customer.services@grandcentralrail.com
Website
grandcentralrail.com
Train from Hartlepool to York
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$28 - $50
Website
grandcentralrail.com
Advanced Single
$13 - $19
Anytime Single
$11 - $17
Anytime Day Single
$28 - $50
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from York to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
1 h 52 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $95
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$40 - $60
Anytime Single
$60 - $95
Off-Peak Single
$55 - $85
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $80
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Single
$50 - $80
Off-Peak Single
$40 - $65
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Middlesbrough to York
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $29
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$10 - $15
Off-Peak Day Single
$18 - $26
Anytime Day Single
$21 - $29
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 Middlesbrough to Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$18 - $23
Website
National Express
Megabus UK
Phone
0871 266 3333
Email
enquiries@megabus.com
Website
uk.megabus.com
Bus from Middlesbrough, Bus Station Express Lounge to Birmingham, Navigation Street
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$27 - $50
Website
Megabus UK

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The quickest flight from Newcastle Airport to Bristol Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 5 min.

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

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Hartlepool to Birmingham train services, operated by CrossCountry, arrive at Birmingham New Street station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Hartlepool to Birmingham is 186 miles. It takes approximately 3 h 3 min to drive from Hartlepool to Birmingham.

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easyJet offers flights from Newcastle Airport to Bristol Airport.

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