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There are 4 ways to get from Romford to Birmingham by train, bus, night bus or car

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Train  •  2 h 17 min

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

$53 - $123

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Night bus, bus  •  4 h 55 min

  1. Take the night bus from Romford Station to Covent Garden, Savoy Street N15
  2. Take the bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth National Express

$15 - $20

2 alternative options

Line 205 bus, train  •  3 h 40 min

  1. Take the line 205 bus from Liverpool Street Station to Marylebone Station 205
  2. Take the train from London Marylebone to Birmingham Snow Hill

$74 - $112

Drive  •  2 h 14 min

  1. Drive from Romford to Birmingham 133.4 miles

$28 - $45

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The cheapest way to get from Romford to Birmingham is to night bus and bus which costs £11 - £15 and takes 4 h 55 min.

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The quickest way to get from Romford to Birmingham is to drive which costs £22 - £35 and takes 2 h 14 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Romford station to Birmingham station. However, there are services departing from Romford Station and arriving at Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth via Covent Garden, Savoy Street and London Victoria Coach Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 55 min.

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The distance between Romford and Birmingham is 109 miles. The road distance is 133.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Romford to Birmingham without a car is to train which takes 2 h 17 min and costs £40 - £95.

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It takes approximately 2 h 17 min to get from Romford to Birmingham, including transfers.

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Romford to Birmingham bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Romford Station.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Romford to Birmingham is 133 miles. It takes approximately 2 h 14 min to drive from Romford to Birmingham.

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Map of how to get from Romford to Birmingham.
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  • Distance: 109 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 17 min

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

You can take a train from Romford to Birmingham via London Liverpool Street, Liverpool Street station, Euston Square station, and London Euston in around 2 h 17 min.

Train operators
TfL Rail
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Romford to London Liverpool Street
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Virgin West Coast Trains
Chiltern Railways
Phone
+44 345 600 5165
Website
chilternrailways.co.uk
Train from London Marylebone to Birmingham Snow Hill
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$65 - $100
Website
chilternrailways.co.uk
Advance Single
$35 - $55
Anytime Day Single
$65 - $100
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Liverpool Street Station to Marylebone Station
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Night bus from Romford Station to Covent Garden, Savoy Street
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.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 London Victoria Coach Station to Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Website
nationalexpress.com

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