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Ellesmere Port to Birmingham by train

  • First train
    06:17
  • Last train
    23:19
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    1hr 54m
  • Distance
    112 kilometres
  • Trains per day
    17
  • Avg. journey time
    3hr 13m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Ellesmere Port to Birmingham by train

Fast trains from Ellesmere Port to Birmingham take around 1 hour and 54 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 112 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Ellesmere Port and Birmingham.

1. Are there direct trains from Ellesmere Port to Birmingham?

Journeys between Ellesmere Port and Birmingham usually involve one change of train.

We usually find around 15 departures on the route from Ellesmere Port 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 20 departures.

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

The Ellesmere Port to Birmingham train travel time is normally about 1 hour and 54 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the earliest train to Birmingham is usually scheduled to depart Ellesmere Port around 06:17 and the last train is around 23:19. This is the same at the weekend.

When to book Ellesmere Port 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 Ellesmere Port to Birmingham by train.

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Which train companies operate between Ellesmere Port and Birmingham?

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

  • London Midland
  • Merseyrail
  • Northern
  • 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 to Ellesmere Port 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.