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Elstree and Borehamwood to Birmingham by train

  • First train
    05:50
  • Last train
    00:09
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    2hr 18m
  • Distance
    144 kilometres
  • Trains per day
    47
  • Avg. journey time
    2hr 48m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Elstree and Borehamwood to Birmingham by train

Fast trains from Elstree and Borehamwood to Birmingham take around 2 hours and 18 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 144 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Elstree and Borehamwood and Birmingham.

1. Are there direct trains from Elstree and Borehamwood to Birmingham?

Journeys between Elstree and Borehamwood and Birmingham usually involve one change of train.

We usually find around 59 departures on the route from Elstree and Borehamwood 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 46 departures.

2. How long is the train journey from Elstree and Borehamwood to Birmingham?

The Elstree and Borehamwood to Birmingham train travel time is normally about 2 hours and 18 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the earliest train to Birmingham is usually scheduled to depart Elstree and Borehamwood around 05:44 and the last train is around 23:59. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Elstree and Borehamwood around 05:01, and the last at 00:09.

When to book Elstree and Borehamwood 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 Elstree and Borehamwood to Birmingham by train.

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Which train companies operate between Elstree and Borehamwood and Birmingham?

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

  • Avanti West Coast
  • London Midland
  • London Underground
  • Thameslink
  • UK Rail Connections
  • 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.