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How to book Trains to Birmingham

With Direct Rail you can look, plan and book trains to Birmingham simply and securely online avoiding the usual hassles associated with buying train tickets to Birmingham at the station itself.

We offer cheap trains to Birmingham as well as open/flexible return tickets, so get the best fare for a train to Birmingham by booking in advance with directrail.com now!

For more information including Birmingham Train Times, please enter your departure and arrival stations in the Birmingham train ticket search engine on the left of this page.

About Birmingham

Birmingham is a city and metropolitan borough in the West Midlands of England and is the second most populous city in the United Kingdom after London. Birmingham is now a major commercial centre and its six universities make it the largest centre of higher education and academic research in the UK outside London. Culturally Birmingham has the Birmingham Symphony Orchestra, the Birmingham Royal Ballet and the Barber Institute of Fine Arts. Birmingham is a major transport hub on the motorway, rail and canal networks and is served by the M5, M6, M40, and M42 motorways and Birmingham Airport is located six miles east of the city centre in the neighbouring borough of Solihull. Birmingham city centre also has three major railway stations; Birmingham New Street, Birmingham Snow Hill and Birmingham Moor Street.