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

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Train  •  37 min

  1. Take the train from Lichfield City to Birmingham New Street

$6 - $9

Cheapest option

Bus Fastline Travel  •  40 min

  1. Take the bus from Sandfields, Victoria Place to Aston University A3 / ...

$6 - $9

3 alternative options

Bus Midland Classic  •  1 h 4 min

  1. Take the bus from Lichfield City Centre, Bus Station to Four Oaks Rail Stn X12
  2. Take the bus from Four Oaks Rail Stn to Aston University, Ryder St X3 / ...

$9 - $12

Taxi  •  24 min

  1. Take a taxi from Lichfield to Birmingham 19.1 miles

$85 - $110

Drive  •  24 min

  1. Drive from Lichfield to Birmingham 19.1 miles

$4 - $6

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Lichfield to Birmingham is to drive which costs £3 - £5 and takes 24 min.

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The quickest way to get from Lichfield to Birmingham is to taxi which costs £65 - £85 and takes 24 min.

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The distance between Lichfield and Birmingham is 14 miles. The road distance is 19.1 miles.

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The train from Lichfield City to Birmingham New Street takes 37 min including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Sandfields, Victoria Place and arriving at Aston University. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 40 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Lichfield City and arriving at Birmingham New Street. Services depart every 30 minutes. The journey takes approximately 37 min.

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Lichfield to Birmingham train services, operated by West Midlands, arrive at Redditch station.

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Map of how to get from Lichfield to Birmingham.
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  • Distance: 14.3 miles
  • Duration: 37 min

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

West Midlands operates a train from Lichfield to Birmingham every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $6 - $9 and the journey takes 37 min. Alternatively, Fastline Travel operates a bus from Lichfield to Birmingham 5 times a day. Tickets cost $7 and the journey takes 40 min. National Express also services this route twice daily.

Train operators
Bus operators
Fastline Travel
Phone
+44 1922 709400
Email
sales@fastlinetravel.com
Website
fastlinetravel.com
Bus from Sandfields, Victoria Place to Aston University
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
Fastline Travel
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Lichfield to Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Four Oaks Rail Stn to Aston University, Ryder St
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
nationalexpress.com
Midland Classic
Phone
+44 1283 500228
Email
info@midlandclassic.com
Website
midlandclassic.com
Bus from Lichfield City Centre, Bus Station to Four Oaks Rail Stn
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
midlandclassic.com
Other operators
Taxi from Lichfield to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
24 min
Estimated price
$85 - $110
TOA Taxis
Phone
+44 121 427 8888
Website
toataxis.co.uk
Birmingham Taxis
Phone
+44 121 775 0017
Website
taxisbirmingham.co.uk

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