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There are 4 ways to get from University Station to Birmingham by train, bus, taxi or foot

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Train  •  7 min

  1. Take the train from University to Birmingham New Street

£1 - £85

3 alternative options

Bus  •  17 min

  1. Take the bus from Birmingham University, University Station to Birmingham, Smallbrook Queensway X20 / ...

£3

Taxi  •  9 min

  1. Take a taxi from University Station to Birmingham 4 miles

£10 - £13

Walk  •  59 min

  1. Walk from University Station to Birmingham 3.1 miles

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The cheapest way to get from University Station to Birmingham is to bus which costs £3 and takes 17 min.

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The quickest way to get from University Station to Birmingham is to train which costs £1 - £85 and takes 7 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Birmingham University, University Station station and arriving at Birmingham, Smallbrook Queensway. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 17 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from University and arriving at Birmingham New Street. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 7 min.

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The distance between University Station and Birmingham is 3 miles.

The best way to get from University Station to Birmingham without a car is to train which takes 7 min and costs £1 - £85.

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The train from University to Birmingham New Street takes 7 min including transfers and departs every 10 minutes.

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University Station to Birmingham bus services, operated by NX West Midlands, depart from Birmingham University, University Station.

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University Station to Birmingham train services, operated by London Northwestern Railway, depart from University station.

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The best way to get from University Station to Birmingham is to train which takes 7 min and costs £1 - £85. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £3 and takes 17 min.

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Map of how to get from University Station to Birmingham.
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  • Distance: 2.6 miles
  • Duration: 7 min

What companies run services between University Station, Birmingham, England and Birmingham, England?

London Northwestern Railway operates a train from University to Birmingham New Street every 15 minutes. Tickets cost £1 - £2 and the journey takes 7 min. Two other operators also service this route. Alternatively, NX West Midlands operates a bus from Birmingham University, University Station to Birmingham, Smallbrook Queensway hourly. Tickets cost £3 and the journey takes 17 min.

Train operators
London Northwestern Railway
Phone
+44 121 634 2040
Email
comments@londonmidland.com
Website
londonmidland.com
Train from University to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
7 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
£1 - £2
Website
londonnorthwesternrailway.co.uk
Advanced Single
£1
Anytime Day Single
£1 - £2
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from University to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
8 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£1 - £2
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
£2 - £4
Off-Peak Day Single
£5 - £8
Anytime Day Single
£1 - £2
Bus operators
NX West Midlands
Phone
0121 254 7272
Email
travelcare@nationalexpress.com
Website
nxbus.co.uk
Bus from Birmingham University, University Station to Birmingham, Smallbrook Queensway
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£3
Website
NX West Midlands
Other operators
Taxi from University Station to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
9 min
Estimated price
£10 - £13
Womens Only Taxi Service
Phone
+44 7933 123 526
TOA Taxis
Phone
+44 121 427 8888
Website
toataxis.co.uk
Broad Street Cars
Phone
+44 121 213 2000
Website
broadstreetcars.co.uk
Birmingham Taxis
Phone
+44 121 775 0017
Website
taxisbirmingham.co.uk
Birmingham Student Taxis
Phone
+44 121 777 7775
A2B Radio Cars
Phone
+44 121 744 1111
Website
a2bradiocars.com
Smethwick Cars
Phone
+44 121 420 2020
Longbrdige Taxi Cabs
Phone
+44 121 403 3775
Rubery Taxi Cabs
Phone
+44 1214033 665
Budget Taxis
Phone
+44 121 453 7575

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University Station to Birmingham bus services, operated by NX West Midlands, arrive at Birmingham, Smallbrook Queensway station.

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University Station to Birmingham train services, operated by London Northwestern Railway, arrive at Birmingham New Street station.

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