There are 6 ways to get from Telford to Birmingham by train, bus, rideshare, taxi or car

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  •  37 min

  1. Take the train from Telford Central to Birmingham New Street

$11 - $35

Cheapest option

Rideshare  •  52 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Dawley to Birmingham 36.1 miles

$5 - $7

4 alternative options

Bus  •  55 min

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

$7 - $10

Line 891 bus, line 126 bus  •  2 h 25 min

  1. Take the line 891 bus from Telford Town Centre, Bus Station to Wolverhampton, Police Station 891
  2. Take the line 126 bus from Wolverhampton, Police Station to Birmingham, Colmore Row 126 / ...

$13 - $16

Taxi  •  35 min

  1. Take a taxi from Telford to Birmingham 34.4 miles

$150 - $190

Drive  •  35 min

  1. Drive from Telford to Birmingham 34.4 miles

$7 - $11

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Telford to Birmingham is to rideshare which costs £4 - £5 and takes 52 min.

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The quickest way to get from Telford to Birmingham is to taxi which costs £120 - £150 and takes 35 min.

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The distance between Telford and Birmingham is 27 miles. The road distance is 34.4 miles.

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The train from Telford Central to Birmingham New Street takes 37 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Telford and arriving at Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth station. Services depart three times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 55 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Telford Central and arriving at Birmingham New Street. Services depart hourly. The journey takes approximately 37 min.

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Telford to Birmingham bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at London station.

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Map of how to get from Telford to Birmingham.
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  • Distance: 26.9 miles
  • Duration: 37 min

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

Arriva Trains Wales operates a train from Telford to Birmingham hourly. Tickets cost $11 - $18 and the journey takes 37 min. Two other operators also service this route. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Telford to Birmingham 3 times a day. Tickets cost $7 - $10 and the journey takes 55 min.

Train operators
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Telford Central to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $18
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$6 - $9
Anytime Day Single
$11 - $18
First Anytime Day Single
$17 - $26
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Telford Central to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$20 - $35
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$13 - $20
Anytime Day Single
$20 - $35
Bus operators
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Telford to Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Wolverhampton, Police Station to Birmingham, Colmore Row
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Website
nationalexpress.com
Banga Travel
Phone
+44 1902 459003
Website
bustimes.org.uk
Bus from Telford Town Centre, Bus Station to Wolverhampton, Police Station
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
bustimes.org.uk
Other operators
BlaBlaCar
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Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Dawley to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Book at
blablacar.co.uk
Taxi from Telford to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
35 min
Estimated price
$150 - $190

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