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Aberdeen to Birmingham International by train

  • First train
    05:46
  • Last train
    23:23
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    6hr 53m
  • Distance
    523 kilometres
  • Trains per day
    13
  • Avg. journey time
    9hr 10m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Aberdeen to Birmingham International by train

Fast trains from Aberdeen to Birmingham International take around 6 hours and 53 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 523 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Aberdeen and Birmingham International.

1. Are there direct trains from Aberdeen to Birmingham International?

Journeys between Aberdeen and Birmingham International usually involve one change of train.

We usually find around 14 departures on the route from Aberdeen to Birmingham International every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 12 departures.

2. How long is the train journey from Aberdeen to Birmingham International?

The Aberdeen to Birmingham International train travel time is normally about 6 hours and 53 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

3. What are the Aberdeen to Birmingham International train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Birmingham International is usually scheduled to depart Aberdeen around 05:46 and the last train is around 23:23. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Aberdeen around 05:46, and the last at 22:27.

When to book Aberdeen to Birmingham International train tickets?

Trains in the UK usually open for booking around 3 months in advance. If booking is not yet open for your dates then you can set a booking alert to receive an email on the day that the cheapest tickets are released for your journey from Aberdeen to Birmingham International by train.

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Which train companies operate between Aberdeen and Birmingham International?

More than one train company operates on the route from Aberdeen to Birmingham International, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:

  • Avanti West Coast
  • Caledonian Sleeper
  • CrossCountry
  • East Coast
  • London North Eastern Railway
  • ScotRail
  • Serco Caledonian Sleeper
  • UK Rail Connections
  • Virgin Trains
  • West Midlands Trains

You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.

Birmingham International to Aberdeen by train

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Child and youth passengers

The definition of "Child" and "Youth" varies by country and operator. This is why we ask for the age of young passengers.

Sometimes children below a certain age can travel without a seat for free. If you want to guarantee a seat for child passengers, enter '6' as the age of the child.

Read more about child and youth passenger ages. See also youth discounts and railcards.