Trains from

Liverpool to Birmingham

  1. on time
    Liverpool Lime Street
    Platform 9
    19:47
    Liverpool Lime Street
    Platform 9
    21:02
    Nuneaton
    Platform 4
    21:10
    Nuneaton
    Platform 6
    21:38
    Birmingham New Street
    Platform 11A
    on time
    Birmingham New Street
    Platform 11A
    1 change
    Super Off Peak
  2. on time
    Liverpool Lime Street
    Platform 7
    on time
    Birmingham New Street
    Platform 5A estimated
    0 changes
    Super Off Peak
  3. on time
    Liverpool Lime Street
    Platform 7
    on time
    Birmingham New Street
    Platform 4C estimated
    0 changes
    Super Off Peak
  4. on time
    Liverpool Lime Street
    Platform 9
    20:48
    Liverpool Lime Street
    Platform 9
    21:22
    Crewe
    Platform 5
    21:56
    Crewe
    Platform 6 estimated
    22:48
    Birmingham New Street
    Platform 1A estimated
    on time
    Birmingham New Street
    Platform 1A estimated
    1 change
    Super Off Peak
  5. on time
    Liverpool Lime Street
    Platform 7 estimated
    on time
    Birmingham New Street
    Platform 4C estimated
    0 changes
    Super Off Peak
  6. on time
    Liverpool Central
    Platform 3 estimated
    23:47
    Liverpool Central
    Platform 3 estimated
    00:31
    Chester
    Platform 7B estimated
    04:22
    Chester
    Platform 3A estimated
    06:10
    Birmingham New Street
    Platform 6B estimated
    Birmingham New Street
    Platform 6B estimated
    1 change
    Peak
  7. on time
    Liverpool Lime Street
    Platform 9 estimated
    05:26
    Liverpool Lime Street
    Platform 9 estimated
    06:20
    Stafford
    Platform 1 estimated
    06:25
    Stafford
    Platform 4 estimated
    06:57
    Birmingham New Street
    Platform 1A estimated
    Birmingham New Street
    Platform 1A estimated
    1 change
    Peak
  8. Liverpool Lime Street
    Platform 10 estimated
    06:05
    Liverpool Lime Street
    Platform 10 estimated
    06:52
    Stafford
    Platform 1 estimated
    07:01
    Stafford
    Platform 1 estimated
    07:33
    Birmingham New Street
    Platform 2A estimated
    Birmingham New Street
    Platform 2A estimated
    1 change
    Peak
  9. Liverpool Lime Street
    Platform 8 estimated
    Birmingham New Street
    Platform 4C estimated
    0 changes
    Peak
  10. Liverpool Lime Street
    Platform 10 estimated
    Birmingham New Street
    Platform 2B estimated
    0 changes
    Peak

Journey information from Liverpool to Birmingham

  • Train Fares from: £8
  • Fastest route:
  • Slowest route:
  • Average journey time:
  • Changes: Direct
  • Trains per day: Around 30
  • Distance: 78 miles (126 km)
  • Train operators: West Midlands Trains
  • Origin: Liverpool
  • Destination: Birmingham
  • How long does it take to travel from Liverpool to Birmingham by train?

    The average journey time between Liverpool and Birmingham is . The fastest journey time is . On an average weekday, there are 30 trains per day travelling from Liverpool to Birmingham. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays.

    Avg. Duration
  • Are there direct trains from Liverpool to Birmingham?

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

    Direct
  • What is the distance between Liverpool and Birmingham?

    The distance between Liverpool and Birmingham is 78 miles.

    Distance: 78 miles
  • What time is the first train from Liverpool to Birmingham?

    The first train from Liverpool to Birmingham departs at .

    What time is the last train from Liverpool to Birmingham?

    The last train from Liverpool to Birmingham 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.
  • Savings tips for Liverpool to Birmingham

    • 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 Liverpool to Birmingham here.
    • Use a railcard. National Railcards offer up to 1/3 off train tickets and offer great value for money if you travel by train several times a year. Find out more about railcards here.
    For more tips on saving money on train travel read our cheap train tickets guide here.

Find journey information for Birmingham to Liverpool

Did you know you could also travel from Liverpool to Birmingham by bus? Find out more about that journey here.