Farnborough to Birmingham by train

  • First train
  • Last train
  • Avg changes
  • Fastest journey
    2hr 9m
  • Distance
    153 kilometres
  • Trains per day
  • Avg. journey time
    2hr 53m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Farnborough to Birmingham by train

Fast trains from Farnborough to Birmingham take around 2 hours and 9 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 153 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Farnborough and Birmingham.

1. Are there direct trains from Farnborough to Birmingham?

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

We usually find around 31 departures on the route from Farnborough 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 53 departures.

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

The Farnborough to Birmingham train travel time is normally about 2 hours and 9 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the earliest train to Birmingham is usually scheduled to depart Farnborough around 06:26 and the last train is around 00:52. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Farnborough around 05:16, and the last at 00:41.

When to book Farnborough 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 Farnborough to Birmingham by train.

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Which train companies operate between Farnborough and Birmingham?

More than one train company operates on the route from Farnborough 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
  • 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.