There are 6 ways to get from Stockton-on-Tees to Birmingham by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  3 h 9 min

  1. Take the train from Thornaby to York
  2. Take the train from York to Birmingham New Street

$80 - $122

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Bus National Express  •  5 h 44 min

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

$23 - $28

4 alternative options

Bus Megabus UK  •  6 h 43 min

  1. Take the bus from Middlesbrough, Bus Station Express Lounge to Birmingham, Navigation Street M33

$30 - $53

Drive  •  2 h 53 min

  1. Drive from Stockton-on-Tees to Birmingham 175.3 miles

$35 - $55

Train to Newcastle, fly  •  5 h 53 min

  1. Take the train from Stockton to Heworth
  2. Fly from Newcastle (NCL) to Birmingham (BHX) NCL - BHX

$45 - $244

Fly from Durham  •  6 h 27 min

  1. Fly from Durham (MME) to Birmingham (BHX) MME - BHX

$89 - $404

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No, there is no direct bus from Stockton-on-Tees to Birmingham station. However, there are services departing from Stockton, High Street Stand E (Central Island) and arriving at Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth via Darlington. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 44 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Stockton-on-Tees to Birmingham. However, there are services departing from Thornaby and arriving at Birmingham New Street via York. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 9 min.

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The distance between Stockton-on-Tees and Birmingham is 147 miles. The road distance is 175.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Stockton-on-Tees to Birmingham without a car is to train which takes 3 h 9 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 9 min to get from Stockton-on-Tees to Birmingham, including transfers.

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Stockton-on-Tees to Birmingham bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Darlington station.

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Stockton-on-Tees to Birmingham train services, operated by TransPennine Express, depart from Thornaby station.

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The best way to get from Stockton-on-Tees to Birmingham is to train which takes 3 h 9 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 5 h 44 min, you could also fly, which costs and takes 6 h 27 min.

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There is no direct flight from Newcastle Airport to Birmingham Airport. The quickest flight takes 2 h 50 min and has one stopover.

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Stockton-on-Tees to Birmingham bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth.

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Map of how to get from Stockton-on-Tees to Birmingham.
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  • Distance: 147 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 9 min

What companies run services between Stockton-on-Tees, England and Birmingham, England?

You can take a train from Stockton-on-Tees to Birmingham via York in around 3 h 9 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Stockton-on-Tees to Birmingham once daily. Tickets cost $17 - $22 and the journey takes 4 h 10 min.

Airlines
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Newcastle to Birmingham via Aberdeen
Ave. Duration
5 h 32 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$70 - $320
Flights from Newcastle to Birmingham via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Durham to Birmingham via Aberdeen
Ave. Duration
4 h 57 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$80 - $350
Flights from Durham to Birmingham via Aberdeen, Belfast City
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
$90 - $390
Flights from Durham to Birmingham via Aberdeen, Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
7 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$150 - $700
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Newcastle to Birmingham via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Flights from Durham to Birmingham via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Newcastle to Birmingham via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3 h 36 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $220
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Newcastle to Birmingham via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
BMI Regional
Website
flybmi.com
Flights from Newcastle to Birmingham via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4 h 2 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Newcastle to Birmingham via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4 h 2 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Newcastle to Birmingham via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $360
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Newcastle to Birmingham via Dublin
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$26 - $180
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Newcastle to Birmingham via Dublin
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $310
Thomas Cook
Website
thomascookairlines.com
Flights from Newcastle to Birmingham via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$140 - $800
Jet2.com
Website
jet2.com
Flights from Newcastle to Birmingham via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $550
Train operators
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 Darlington to Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$17 - $22
Website
nationalexpress.com
Megabus UK
Phone
0871 266 3333
Email
enquiries@megabus.com
Website
uk.megabus.com
Bus from Middlesbrough, Bus Station Express Lounge to Birmingham, Navigation Street
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$27 - $50
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Stockton-on-Tees to Birmingham train services, operated by CrossCountry, arrive at Birmingham New Street station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Stockton-on-Tees to Birmingham is 175 miles. It takes approximately 2 h 53 min to drive from Stockton-on-Tees to Birmingham.

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Eurowings, Ryanair, Aer Lingus and eight other airlines offer flights from Newcastle Airport to Birmingham Airport.

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