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Birmingham to Atherstone by train

  • First train
    05:19
  • Last train
    23:09
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    30m
  • Distance
    25 kilometres
  • Trains per day
    34
  • Avg. journey time
    1hr 18m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Birmingham to Atherstone by train

Fast trains from Birmingham to Atherstone take around 30 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 25 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Birmingham and Atherstone.

1. Are there direct trains from Birmingham to Atherstone?

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

We usually find around 33 departures on the route from Birmingham to Atherstone 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 35 departures.

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

The Birmingham to Atherstone train travel time is normally about 30 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the earliest train to Atherstone is usually scheduled to depart Birmingham around 05:19 and the last train is around 23:09. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Birmingham around 05:10, and the last at 23:06.

When to book Birmingham to Atherstone 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 Birmingham to Atherstone by train.

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Which train companies operate between Birmingham and Atherstone?

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

  • CrossCountry
  • London Midland
  • Virgin Trains
  • West Midlands 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.