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There are 4 ways to get from London Paddington Station to Birmingham New Street Station by train, bus or car

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Train Virgin West Coast Trains  •  1 h 54 min

  1. Take the train from London Euston to Birmingham New Street

$48 - $113

Cheapest option

Bus  •  3 h 55 min

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

$15 - $20

2 alternative options

Train Chiltern Railways  •  2 h 31 min

  1. Take the train from London Marylebone to Birmingham Moor Street

$68 - $103

Drive  •  2 h 1 min

  1. Drive from London Paddington Station to Birmingham New Street Station 116.9 miles

$25 - $40

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The cheapest way to get from London Paddington Station to Birmingham New Street Station is to bus which costs £11 - £15 and takes 3 h 55 min.

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The quickest way to get from London Paddington Station to Birmingham New Street Station is to train which costs £35 - £90 and takes 1 h 54 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from London Paddington Station station to Birmingham New Street Station station. However, there are services departing from Paddington Rail Station and arriving at Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth via London Victoria Coach Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 55 min.

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The distance between London Paddington Station and Birmingham New Street Station is 99 miles. The road distance is 116.9 miles.

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The best way to get from London Paddington Station to Birmingham New Street Station without a car is to train which takes 1 h 54 min and costs £35 - £90.

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It takes approximately 1 h 54 min to get from London Paddington Station to Birmingham New Street Station, including transfers.

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London Paddington Station to Birmingham New Street Station bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at London Victoria Coach Station.

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The best way to get from London Paddington Station to Birmingham New Street Station is to train which takes 1 h 54 min and costs £35 - £90. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £11 - £15 and takes 3 h 55 min.

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London Paddington Station to Birmingham New Street Station bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth.

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Yes, the driving distance between London Paddington Station to Birmingham New Street Station is 117 miles. It takes approximately 2 h 1 min to drive from London Paddington Station to Birmingham New Street Station.

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  • Distance: 99.3 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 54 min

What companies run services between London Paddington Station, England and Birmingham New Street Station, England?

Virgin West Coast Trains operates a train from London Paddington Station to Birmingham New Street Station hourly. Tickets cost $65 - $110 and the journey takes 1 h 22 min. West Midlands also services this route hourly. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from London Paddington Station to Birmingham New Street Station hourly. Tickets cost $12 - $17 and the journey takes 2 h 40 min.

Train operators
Virgin West Coast Trains
Chiltern Railways
Phone
+44 345 600 5165
Website
chilternrailways.co.uk
Train from London Marylebone to Birmingham Moor Street
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$65 - $100
Website
chilternrailways.co.uk
Advance Single
$35 - $55
Anytime Day Single
$65 - $100
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 London Victoria Coach Station to Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Website
National Express

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