Livingston to Birmingham by train

  • First train
    06:21
  • Last train
    00:03
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    4hr 22m
  • Distance
    396 kilometres
  • Trains per day
    20
  • Avg. journey time
    6hr 17m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Livingston to Birmingham by train

Fast trains from Livingston to Birmingham take around 4 hours and 22 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 396 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Livingston and Birmingham.

1. Are there direct trains from Livingston to Birmingham?

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

We usually find around 20 departures on the route from Livingston 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 24 departures.

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

The Livingston to Birmingham train travel time is normally about 4 hours and 22 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the earliest train to Birmingham is usually scheduled to depart Livingston around 06:21 and the last train is around 00:03. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Livingston around 06:24, and the last at 23:26.

When to book Livingston 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 Livingston to Birmingham by train.

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Which train companies operate between Livingston and Birmingham?

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

  • Avanti West Coast
  • CrossCountry
  • ScotRail
  • 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.