Trains from

Edinburgh to Birmingham New Street

  1. on time
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 9
    14:52
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 9
    17:57
    Crewe
    Platform 5
    18:07
    Crewe
    Platform 5 estimated
    18:58
    Birmingham New Street
    Platform 2A estimated
    on time
    Birmingham New Street
    Platform 2A estimated
    1 change
    Peak
  2. on time
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 9
    on time
    Birmingham New Street
    Platform 1 estimated
    0 changes
    Peak
  3. on time
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 7
    on time
    Birmingham New Street
    Platform 11B estimated
    0 changes
    Peak
  4. on time
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 2 estimated
    16:00
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 2 estimated
    17:22
    Newcastle
    Platform 3 estimated
    17:32
    Newcastle
    Platform 11 estimated
    20:28
    Birmingham New Street
    Platform 10A estimated
    on time
    Birmingham New Street
    Platform 10A estimated
    1 change
    Peak
  5. on time
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 11
    on time
    Birmingham New Street
    Platform 12B estimated
    0 changes
    Peak
  6. on time
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 9 estimated
    on time
    Birmingham New Street
    Platform 4 estimated
    0 changes
    Peak
  7. on time
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 2 estimated
    17:00
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 2 estimated
    18:27
    Newcastle
    Platform 4 estimated
    18:35
    Newcastle
    Platform 11 estimated
    21:29
    Birmingham New Street
    Platform 2A estimated
    on time
    Birmingham New Street
    Platform 2A estimated
    1 change
    Peak
  8. on time
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 4 estimated
    on time
    Birmingham New Street
    Platform 11B estimated
    0 changes
    Peak
  9. on time
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 2 estimated
    17:31
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 2 estimated
    19:02
    Newcastle
    Platform 4 estimated
    19:35
    Newcastle
    Platform 3 estimated
    22:51
    Birmingham New Street
    Platform 4M estimated
    on time
    Birmingham New Street
    Platform 4M estimated
    1 change
    Peak
  10. on time
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 2 estimated
    on time
    Birmingham New Street
    Platform 1A estimated
    0 changes
    Peak

Journey information from Edinburgh to Birmingham New Street

  • Train Fares from: £16
  • Fastest route:
  • Slowest route:
  • Average journey time:
  • Changes: Direct
  • How long does it take to travel from Edinburgh to Birmingham New Street by train?

    The average journey time between Edinburgh and Birmingham New Street is . The fastest journey time is . On an average weekday, there are 21 trains per day travelling from Edinburgh to Birmingham New Street. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays.

    Avg. Duration
  • Are there direct trains from Edinburgh to Birmingham New Street?

    Yes, it is possible to travel from Edinburgh to Birmingham New Street without having to change trains. Use our journey planner above to get direct train times from Edinburgh to Birmingham New Street.

    Direct
  • What is the distance between Edinburgh and Birmingham New Street?

    The distance between Edinburgh and Birmingham New Street is 246 miles.

    Distance: 246 miles
  • What time is the first train from Edinburgh to Birmingham New Street?

    The first train from Edinburgh to Birmingham New Street departs at .

    What time is the last train from Edinburgh to Birmingham New Street?

    The last train from Edinburgh to Birmingham New Street departs at .

    First train
    Last train
    No sleeper services are available. There may also be fewer services on weekends and public holidays; use the Journey Planner above to search for a specific train on your chosen travel date.
  • If you're like us, you've probably seen the sheer number of ticket types available in the UK and wondered ''Why are there so many?!'' Well, luckily we've put together a handy guide to all the variations of train ticket you may encounter on your travels.

    *Please note that not all types of train tickets are available for every journey. Factors such as the time, date and train company you'll be using can affect the availability of each one.
  • Savings tips for Edinburgh to Birmingham New Street

    • If you take this train more than 3 times per week, you may be able save money with a Season Ticket. Find out more and see if you can buy a season ticket for Edinburgh to Birmingham New Street here.
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