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

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Train via Basingstoke  •  3h 50m

  1. Take the train from Sherborne to Basingstoke
  2. Take the train from Basingstoke to Birmingham New Street

$79 - $126

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Bus  •  5h 27m

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

$13 - $18

3 alternative options

Train  •  4h 25m

  1. Take the train from Yeovil Pen Mill to Bristol Temple Meads
  2. Take the train from Bristol Temple Meads to Birmingham New Street

$82 - $137

Bus, train  •  5h 6m

  1. Take the bus from Sherborne, Coldharbour to Street, Strode College 646
  2. Take the bus from Street, Glaston Road to Temple Meads 376
  3. Take the train from Bristol Temple Meads to Birmingham New Street

$54 - $85

Drive  •  2h 37m

  1. Drive from Sherborne to Birmingham 129.6 miles

$27 - $40

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The cheapest way to get from Sherborne to Birmingham is to bus which costs £10 - £14 and takes 5h 27m.

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The quickest way to get from Sherborne to Birmingham is to drive which costs £21 - £35 and takes 2h 37m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Sherborne to Birmingham station. However, there are services departing from Sherborne, Greenhill and arriving at Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth via Yeovil. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 27m.

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No, there is no direct train from Sherborne to Birmingham. However, there are services departing from Sherborne and arriving at Birmingham New Street via Basingstoke. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 50m.

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The distance between Sherborne and Birmingham is 110 miles. The road distance is 129.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Sherborne to Birmingham without a car is to train which takes 3h 50m and costs £60 - £100.

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It takes approximately 3h 50m to get from Sherborne to Birmingham, including transfers.

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Sherborne to Birmingham bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Yeovil station.

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Sherborne to Birmingham train services, operated by South Western Railway, depart from Sherborne station.

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The best way to get from Sherborne to Birmingham is to train which takes 3h 50m and costs £60 - £100. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £10 - £14 and takes 5h 27m.

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Map of how to get from Sherborne to Birmingham.
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  • Distance: 109.8 miles
  • Duration: 3h 50m

What companies run services between Sherborne, Dorset, England and Birmingham, England?

You can take a train from Sherborne to Birmingham via Basingstoke in around 3h 50m. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Sherborne to Birmingham once daily. Tickets cost $13 - $18 and the journey takes 4h 15m.

Train operators
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Basingstoke to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
1h 57m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $90
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$35 - $60
Anytime Single
$55 - $90
Off-Peak Single
$50 - $75
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $80
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Single
$50 - $80
Off-Peak Single
$40 - $65
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Yeovil Pen Mill to Bristol Temple Meads
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$19 - $29
Advanced Single
$20 - $29
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $60
Bus operators
South West Coaches
Phone
01935 475 872
Email
info@southwestcoaches.co.uk
Website
southwestcoaches.co.uk
Bus from Sherborne, Coldharbour to Street, Strode College
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
5 times a week
Schedules at
southwestcoaches.co.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 Yeovil to Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13 - $18
Website
National Express

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

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Sherborne to Birmingham is 130 miles. It takes approximately 2h 37m to drive from Sherborne to Birmingham.

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