Cleethorpes to Birmingham by train

  • First train
    05:05
  • Last train
    20:26
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    2hr 59m
  • Distance
    173 kilometres
  • Trains per day
    26
  • Avg. journey time
    3hr 16m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Cleethorpes to Birmingham by train

Fast trains from Cleethorpes to Birmingham take around 2 hours and 59 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 173 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Cleethorpes and Birmingham.

1. Are there direct trains from Cleethorpes to Birmingham?

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

We usually find around 23 departures on the route from Cleethorpes to Birmingham every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

Trains are typically more frequent on weekends, when we found around 28 departures.

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

The Cleethorpes to Birmingham train travel time is normally about 2 hours and 59 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the earliest train to Birmingham is usually scheduled to depart Cleethorpes around 05:05 and the last train is around 19:26. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Cleethorpes around 05:05, and the last at 20:26.

When to book Cleethorpes 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 Cleethorpes to Birmingham by train.

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Which train companies operate between Cleethorpes and Birmingham?

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

  • CrossCountry
  • East Midlands Trains
  • First TransPennine Express
  • TransPennine Express

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.