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Stafford to Birmingham by train

The journey from Stafford to Birmingham by train is 24.17 mi and takes 0 hr 38 min. There are 28 connections per day, with the first departure at 5:33 AM and the last at 6:21 PM. It is possible to travel from Stafford to Birmingham by train for as little as $10.45 or as much as $18.06. The best price for this journey is $10.45.

Lowest Price$10.45
Journey Duration0 hr 38 min
Connection per Day28
Lowest Price$10.45
Highest Price$18.06
First Departure5:33 AM
Last Departure6:21 PM
Distance24.17 mi
DepartureStafford
ArrivalBirmingham
CarriersWest Midlands Railway, Avanti West Coast

Stafford to Birmingham Train Times

Departure date
Sunday, May 26, 2024

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How much does it cost to get from Stafford to Birmingham by train?

The prices for train tickets from Stafford to Birmingham vary depending on a range of factors including how far in advance you're booking, your travel dates, and the type of transport you want to use. On certain routes, there may be different classes available, which will also affect the price. Booked in advance, the cheapest train tickets from Stafford to Birmingham will cost $10.45. The average train ticket price is approximately $15.87. For the lowest prices, it is usually best to book as far in advance as possible and look out for low-cost options, such as non-refundable tickets or traveling outside of peak hours. Be aware that some providers do not offer refunds or changes on their lower priced tickets, so it is advised to check before completing your transaction.
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On average, a train ticket from Stafford to Birmingham will cost you $15.87. If you are trying to stick to a budget, there are several ways you can seek out lower ticket prices. For example, if your travel dates are flexible, you might find that some days of the week are cheaper than others. Traveling during peak season will usually cost more, so avoid that if you want to save money. Even the time of day can affect the price of tickets sometimes. You can also look for an indirect route, which may be cheaper than a direct connection. Often, the cheapest train tickets can be found by booking well in advance. However, be mindful that many companies do not offer refunds or exchanges on their cheapest tickets.

How long does the journey from Stafford to Birmingham take by train?

With a distance of 24.17 mi between Stafford and Birmingham, it will usually take 0 hr 38 min to complete the journey. This average figure may vary from day to day. Delays could be caused by unexpected weather conditions, roadworks or construction, local events, or other unforeseen circumstances. Remember that your journey may take longer than 0 hr 38 min. Make your plans with this in mind to avoid disappointment, particularly if you are traveling on a tight schedule. The journey between Stafford and Birmingham by train usually takes 0 hr 38 min to cover a distance of 24.17 mi. The shortest journey from Stafford to Birmingham will take you 0 hr 32 min. Remember, as always, that this time does not include any delays that might occur due to weather conditions, construction, or unexpected diversions and disruptions. If arriving in Birmingham quickly is a priority for you, look for express or non-stop services. You may also find that a connecting route reaches your destination faster than some direct journeys. Virail will allow you to explore all your options and come to a decision that suits your needs.

At what time of the day can I travel from Stafford to Birmingham?

In general, the first departure of the day will leave Stafford at 5:33 AM, and the last departure will leave at 6:21 PM. However, it is important to remember that this is general information, and these journey times are not necessarily available every day. Timetables for each provider on the route from Stafford to Birmingham can change from day to day or month to month. In particular, many providers offer different schedules on weekdays and weekends. Public holidays, local events, and seasonal timetables can also cause schedules to change. The first departure of the night from Stafford to Birmingham leaves at 5:33 AM, while the last journey sets out at 6:21 PM. These are according to the standard schedules for the route between Stafford and Birmingham. However, different providers' timetables can vary from day to day or month to month, so these particular departures may not be available every day. Some providers may change their schedules on public holidays and weekends, or during the summer months. Check your travel dates when making your booking.

Which stations are used when traveling from Stafford to Birmingham?

You can depart from Stafford at stations such as Stafford Station Rd. At the end of the journey, you will be able to arrive in Birmingham at the following stations: Birmingham, Coach Station,Five ways,Birmingham new street,Birmingham moor street. Some of these stations may only be served by particular travel providers. Because of this, there may not be a direct connection between all the stations in Stafford and Birmingham. Plan your journey carefully, as it may be necessary to make another connection before departure or after arrival.

How many times a day do journeys run from Stafford to Birmingham?

The exact number of journeys from Stafford to Birmingham can vary from day to day. Some services may only run on particular days of the week, while others might be seasonal. In general, an average of 28 departures leave each day. These are run by a number of different transport providers, including . On particularly busy days, there can be up to departures. You can usually expect there to be more connections on weekdays. Many providers run fewer journeys on weekends or public holidays. As a traveler, you may prefer to take a direct route from Stafford to Birmingham. However, you will find more options available to you if you are willing to take a connecting route. These pass through one or more different cities, and you'll have to change along the way. Not all travelers feel comfortable making multiple connections, but if you are, then you will enjoy greater flexibility when making your booking. The exact number of daily departures from Stafford to Birmingham varies, but in general, you can expect to find 27 direct connections with no changes leaving each day. Travelers who are happy to take an indirect route will find, on average, 1 journeys with one change or more. Unfortunately, no connection was found for your trip from Stafford to Birmingham. Selecting a new departure or arrival city, without dramatically changing your itinerary could help you find connections.

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Cheap train tickets from Stafford to Birmingham
Looking for the best deal on a train ticket for your trip? Here are 4 ways to get cheap train tickets from Stafford to Birmingham.

Book in advance and save

If you're looking for the best deal for your trip from Stafford to Birmingham, 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 Stafford to Birmingham.

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.

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Best time to book cheap train tickets from Stafford to Birmingham

The cheapest Stafford - Birmingham train tickets can be found for as low as $10.45 if you’re lucky, or $14.19 on average. The most expensive ticket can cost as much as $23.35.

Find the best day to travel to Birmingham by train

When travelling to Birmingham 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

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West Midlands Railway is a train operating company that provides passenger services across the West Midlands region of England.The West Midlands Trains consortium, composed of Abellio, JR East, and Mitsui, won the franchise for the region, leading to the establishment of the service in 2017. The West Midlands Railway offers a variety of services, including longer distance services to cities like London and Liverpool as well as local and regional trains.

Services on board West Midlands Railway and Avanti West Coast from Stafford to Birmingham
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Stafford to Birmingham CO2 Emissions by Train

Ecology
Train
2.72kg
Bus
2.92kg
Flight
7.78kg
Car
6.22kg
What are the CO2 emissions from Stafford to Birmingham by train? The CO2 emissions from taking the train between Stafford and Birmingham are 2.72kg.
How much CO2 do I save by taking the train between Stafford and Birmingham? By taking the train between Stafford and Birmingham you will save 5.06kg CO2 emissions compared to a flight, 0.2kg compared to a bus and 3.5kg compared to a car.

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Frequently Asked Questions

How much is a train ticket from Stafford to Birmingham?
A train ticket from Stafford to Birmingham is $15.87. 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 $10.45.
What's the cheapest train ticket from Stafford to Birmingham?
The cheapest ticket you can get from Stafford to Birmingham is $10.45. 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 Stafford and Birmingham by train?
Stafford to Birmingham is 24.17 mi.
How long does the train between Stafford and Birmingham take?
Stafford to Birmingham is on average 0 hr 38 min. However the fastest option will get you there in 0 hr 32 min.
Which companies operate from Stafford to Birmingham?
The train journey from Stafford to Birmingham is covered by 2 operator(s). On Virail you can find these carriers that provide services on this route: West Midlands Railway, Avanti West Coast and CrossCountry.
How many train connections per day go from Stafford to Birmingham?
Stafford to Birmingham has 28 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first train from Stafford to Birmingham leave?
The earliest train from Stafford to Birmingham departs at 5:33 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 Stafford to Birmingham depart?
The latest train from Stafford to Birmingham departs at 6:21 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 Stafford to Birmingham 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 $10.45 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 Stafford to Birmingham?
There are on average 27 direct connection(s) from Stafford to go to Birmingham.
What's the fastest journey time between Stafford to Birmingham by train?
The fastest journey time by train between Stafford and Birmingham is 0 hr 32 min.
Is there a direct train from Stafford to Birmingham?
Yes, there is a direct train between Stafford and Birmingham.
What are the CO2 emissions for Stafford to Birmingham by train?
The train journey from Stafford to Birmingham creates 2.72kg of CO2 emissions.

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