There are 9 ways to get from Stockton-on-Tees to Birmingham by train, bus, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Train  •  3 h 43 min

  1. Take the train from Darlington to Birmingham New Street

$80 - $133

Cheapest option

Bus National Express  •  5 h 44 min

  1. Take the bus from Darlington to Birmingham National Express

$23 - $28

7 alternative options

Train via Leeds  •  4 h 2 min

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

$90 - $131

Bus Megabus UK  •  6 h 13 min

  1. Take the bus from Middlesbrough, Bus Station Express Lounge to Birmingham, Navigation Street M34

$31 - $53

Drive  •  2 h 53 min

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

$35 - $55

Fly Durham to Birmingham  •  6 h 19 min

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

$89 - $404

Train to Newcastle, fly to Bristol, train  •  5 h 53 min

  1. Take the train from Stockton to Heworth
  2. Fly from Newcastle (NCL) to Bristol (BRS) NCL - BRS
  3. Take the train from Bristol Temple Meads to Birmingham New Street

$108 - $284

Train to Edinburgh, fly to Birmingham  •  6 h 5 min

  1. Take the train from Darlington to Edinburgh
  2. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to Birmingham (BHX) EDI - BHX

$88 - $362

Train to Newcastle, fly to London Heathrow, train  •  5 h 59 min

  1. Take the train from Stockton to Heworth
  2. Fly from Newcastle (NCL) to London Heathrow (LHR) NCL - LHR
  3. Take the train from London Euston to Birmingham New Street

$177 - $458

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Stockton-on-Tees to Birmingham is to bus which costs £17 - £21 and takes 5 h 44 min.

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The quickest way to get from Stockton-on-Tees to Birmingham is to drive which takes 2 h 53 min and costs £28 - £45.

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The distance between Stockton-on-Tees and Birmingham is 235 km. The road distance is 280 km.

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It takes approximately 3 h 43 min to get from Stockton-on-Tees to Birmingham, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Stockton-on-Tees to Birmingham. However, there are services departing from Stockton, High Street Stand E (Central Island) and arriving at Birmingham 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 Darlington. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 43 min.

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

CrossCountry operates a train from Stockton-on-Tees to Birmingham every 3 hours. Tickets cost $75 - $120 and the journey takes 2 h 21 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 Durham to Birmingham via Aberdeen
Ave. Duration
4 h 32 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$80 - $350
Flights from Edinburgh to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $300
Flights from Edinburgh to Birmingham via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $300
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Birmingham via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from Newcastle to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $420
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Newcastle to Bristol
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $230
Flights from Newcastle to Bristol via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$60 - $230
Flights from Edinburgh to Birmingham via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$80 - $240
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Durham to Birmingham via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Durham to Birmingham via Amsterdam, Glasgow
Ave. Duration
8 h 10 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Flights from Durham to Birmingham via Amsterdam, Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
8 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Birmingham via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Train operators
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Darlington to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
2 h 21 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$75 - $120
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$45 - $75
Anytime Single
$75 - $120
Off-Peak Single
$75 - $110
Train from Leeds to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
1 h 57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$35 - $60
Anytime Single
$60 - $90
Off-Peak Single
$50 - $80
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $80
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $55
Anytime Single
$50 - $80
Off-Peak Single
$40 - $65
Train from Darlington to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
2 h 3 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$75 - $120
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$45 - $70
Anytime Single
$75 - $120
Off-Peak Single
$70 - $110
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Thornaby to Leeds
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$14 - $20
Off-Peak Day Single
$23 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $45
Virgin West Coast Trains
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
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
4 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$28 - $50
Book at
uk.megabus.com

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