Axminster to Birmingham by train

  • First train
  • Last train
  • Avg changes
  • Fastest journey
    3hr 20m
  • Distance
    204 kilometres
  • Trains per day
  • Avg. journey time
    4hr 28m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Axminster to Birmingham by train

Fast trains from Axminster to Birmingham take around 3 hours and 20 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 204 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Axminster and Birmingham.

1. Are there direct trains from Axminster to Birmingham?

Journeys between Axminster and Birmingham usually involve one change of train.

We usually find around 25 departures on the route from Axminster to Birmingham 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 22 departures.

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

The Axminster to Birmingham train travel time is normally about 3 hours and 20 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the earliest train to Birmingham is usually scheduled to depart Axminster around 05:52 and the last train is around 00:08. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Axminster around 05:52, and the last at 19:07.

When to book Axminster to Birmingham 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 Axminster to Birmingham by train.

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Which train companies operate between Axminster and Birmingham?

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

  • CrossCountry
  • London Underground
  • South West Trains
  • South Western Railway
  • Virgin Trains

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

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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.