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There are 4 ways to get from Southall to Smethwick by train, bus or car

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Train  •  3 h 7 min

  1. Take the train from Southall to Reading
  2. Take the train from Reading to Birmingham New Street

$65 - $113

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Bus National Express  •  5 h 21 min

  1. Take the bus from Heathrow Airport London T2,3 to Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth National Express / ...

$42 - $52

2 alternative options

Bus New Bharat Coaches  •  3 h 59 min

  1. Take the bus from Slough Town Centre, Wellington Street to Smethwick, Blue Gates Sw

Drive  •  1 h 59 min

  1. Drive from Southall to Smethwick 112.6 miles

$24 - $35

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The cheapest way to get from Southall to Smethwick is to drive which costs £18 - £27 and takes 1 h 59 min.

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The quickest way to get from Southall to Smethwick is to drive which costs £18 - £27 and takes 1 h 59 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Southall to Smethwick. However, there are services departing from Southall Broadway and arriving at Smethwick, Blue Gates via Heathrow Airport London T2,3 and Digbeth, Markets. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 21 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Southall to Smethwick. However, there are services departing from Southall and arriving at Smethwick Rolfe Street via Reading and Birmingham New Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 7 min.

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The distance between Southall and Smethwick is 97 miles. The road distance is 112.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Southall to Smethwick without a car is to train which takes 3 h 7 min and costs £50 - £90.

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It takes approximately 3 h 7 min to get from Southall to Smethwick, including transfers.

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Southall to Smethwick bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Heathrow Airport London T2,3 station.

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Southall to Smethwick train services, operated by Great Western Railway, depart from Southall station.

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The best way to get from Southall to Smethwick is to train which takes 3 h 7 min and costs £50 - £90. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 3 h 59 min.

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  • Distance: 97 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 7 min

What companies run services between Southall, England and Smethwick, England?

You can take a train from Southall to Smethwick via Reading and Birmingham New Street in around 3 h 7 min. Alternatively, New Bharat Coaches operates a bus from Southall to Smethwick 3 times a day, and the journey takes 2 h 45 min.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Southall to Reading
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $26
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$10 - $16
Advanced Single
$11 - $17
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $26
Bus operators
New Bharat Coaches
Phone
020 8574 6817
Email
info@newbharat.co.uk
Website
newbharat.co.uk
Bus from Slough Town Centre, Wellington Street to Smethwick, Blue Gates
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Website
New Bharat Coaches
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 Heathrow Airport London T2,3 to Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $45
Website
National Express

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

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Southall to Smethwick is 113 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 59 min to drive from Southall to Smethwick.

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