There are 5 ways to get from Telford to Birmingham by train, bus, taxi, car or rideshare

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

Recommended option

Train  •  37 min

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

$12 - $35

Cheapest option

Rideshare  •  52 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Dawley to Birmingham 36.1 miles

$5 - $8

3 alternative options

Bus  •  55 min

  1. Take the bus from Telford to Birmingham National Express

$7 - $12

Taxi  •  35 min

  1. Take a taxi from Telford to Birmingham 34.4 miles

$170 - $210

Drive  •  35 min

  1. Drive from Telford to Birmingham 34.4 miles

$7 - $11

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

Arriva Trains Wales operates a train from Telford to Birmingham hourly. Tickets cost $13 - $20 and the journey takes 37 min. Two other operators also service this route. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Telford to Birmingham 4 times a day. Tickets cost $7 - $12 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
$13 - $20
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$7 - $10
Anytime Day Single
$13 - $20
First Anytime Day Single
$19 - $29
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
$22 - $35
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$15 - $22
Anytime Day Single
$22 - $35
Bus operators
Other operators
BlaBlaCar
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Dawley to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Book at
blablacar.co.uk
Taxi from Telford to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
35 min
Estimated price
$170 - $210

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Telford to Birmingham?

The distance between Telford and Birmingham is 43 km. The road distance is 55 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Telford to Birmingham?

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

What is the fastest way to get from Telford to Birmingham?

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

Is there a direct train between Telford and Birmingham?

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.

Is there a direct bus between Telford and Birmingham?

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

How long does it take to get from Telford to Birmingham?

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