Train Birkenhead - London prices from $24.63

07/13/2024
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Birkenhead to London by train

The journey from Birkenhead to London by train is 179.14 mi and takes 3 hr 10 min. There are 48 connections per day, with the first departure at 4:45 AM and the last at 11:54 PM. It is possible to travel from Birkenhead to London by train for as little as $24.63 or as much as $200.60. The best price for this journey is $24.63.

Lowest Price$24.63
Journey Duration3 hr 10 min
Connection per Day48
Lowest Price$24.63
Highest Price$200.60
First Departure4:45 AM
Last Departure11:54 PM
Distance179.14 mi
DepartureBirkenhead
ArrivalLondon
CarriersAvanti West Coast, Transport for WalesMore
Cheap train tickets from Birkenhead to London
Looking for the best deal on a train ticket for your trip? Here are 4 ways to get cheap train tickets from Birkenhead to London.

Book in advance and save

If you're looking for the best deal for your trip from Birkenhead to London, booking train tickets in advance is a great way to save money, but keep in mind that advance tickets are usually not available until 3 months before your travel date.

Stay flexible with your travel time and explore off-peak journeys

Planning your trips around off-peak travel times not only means that you'll be able to avoid the crowds, but can also end up saving you money. Being flexible with your schedule and considering alternative routes or times will significantly impact the amount of money you spend on getting from Birkenhead to London.

Always check special offers

Checking on the latest deals can help save a lot of money, making it worth taking the time to browse and compare prices. So make sure you get the best deal on your ticket and take advantage of special fares for children, youth and seniors as well as discounts for groups.

Unlock the potential of slower trains or connecting trains

If you're planning a trip with some flexible time, why not opt for the scenic route? Taking slower trains or connecting trains that make more stops may save you money on your ticket – definitely worth considering if it fits in your schedule.

Best time to book cheap train tickets from Birkenhead to London

The cheapest Birkenhead - London train tickets can be found for as low as $35.40 if you’re lucky, or $38.64 on average. The most expensive ticket can cost as much as $42.74.

Find the best day to travel to London by train

When travelling to London by train, if you want to avoid crowds you can check how frequently our customers are travelling in the next 30-days using the graph below. On average, the peak hours to travel are between 6:30am and 9am in the morning, or between 4pm and 7pm in the evening. Please keep this in mind when travelling to your point of departure as you may need some extra time to arrive, particularly in big cities!

Carriers on this route

Find out more about the carriers on this route.

The Welsh Government owns the non-profit organization Transport for Wales. It is responsible for the procurement and management of passenger rail services in Wales, as well as the development of the Welsh rail network. The company was established in 2018, taking over from Arriva Trains Wales, and operates services across Wales and the Borders. Transport for Wales is a great choice for your journeys within Wales, such as Cardiff to Aberdare or Newport to Swansea, or for your trips in England, like Manchester to Chester or Birmingham to Shrewsbury, and even for your travel between England and Wales.

National Rail is a network of railway companies that operate in England, Scotland, and Wales. It encompasses a network of train operators, including Train Operating Companies, open access operators, freight operating companies, and Network Rail. National Rail is managed and supported by the Rail Delivery Group (RDG), which provides essential business services to ensure the smooth operation and coordination of the railway industry.

Services on board Avanti West Coast, Transport for Wales and Southern from Birkenhead to London
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Birkenhead to London CO2 Emissions by Train

Ecology
Train
20.18kg
Bus
21.62kg
Flight
57.66kg
Car
46.13kg
What are the CO2 emissions from Birkenhead to London by train? The CO2 emissions from taking the train between Birkenhead and London are 20.18kg.
How much CO2 do I save by taking the train between Birkenhead and London? By taking the train between Birkenhead and London you will save 37.48kg CO2 emissions compared to a flight, 1.44kg compared to a bus and 25.95kg compared to a car.

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Frequently Asked Questions

How much is a train ticket from Birkenhead to London?
A train ticket from Birkenhead to London is $83.47. However the price varies depending on how early you buy, and if it's peak time to travel. Occasionally you can find them for as cheap as $24.63.
What's the cheapest train ticket from Birkenhead to London?
The cheapest ticket you can get from Birkenhead to London is $24.63. We recommend booking as early as possible and off-peak hours to get the cheapest ticket possible. Off-peak times are usually from 09:30 to 16:00, and after 19:00.
What's the distance between Birkenhead and London by train?
Birkenhead to London is 179.14 mi.
How long does the train between Birkenhead and London take?
Birkenhead to London is on average 3 hr 10 min. However the fastest option will get you there in 0 hr 2 min.
Which companies operate from Birkenhead to London?
The train journey from Birkenhead to London is covered by 5 operator(s). On Virail you can find these carriers that provide services on this route: Avanti West Coast, Transport for Wales, National Rail, Merseyrail, Southern and TransPennine Express.
How many train connections per day go from Birkenhead to London?
Birkenhead to London has 48 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first train from Birkenhead to London leave?
The earliest train from Birkenhead to London departs at 4:45 AM. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
What time does the last train from Birkenhead to London depart?
The latest train from Birkenhead to London departs at 11:54 PM. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
Should I book my ticket from Birkenhead to London in advance?
If you can, we recommend booking your ticket as early as possible to ensure you get better savings. The cheapest train ticket we have found is $24.63 but this may be subject to change depending on the day of travel, hour you wish to depart and how far in advance you book.
How many direct connections depart from Birkenhead to London?
There are on average 10 direct connection(s) from Birkenhead to go to London.
What's the fastest journey time between Birkenhead to London by train?
The fastest journey time by train between Birkenhead and London is 0 hr 2 min.
Is there a direct train from Birkenhead to London?
Yes, there is a direct train between Birkenhead and London.
What are the CO2 emissions for Birkenhead to London by train?
The train journey from Birkenhead to London creates 20.18kg of CO2 emissions.

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