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Trains from Newcastle (NCL) to Birmingham New Street

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35

train journeys
per day

172

miles (277 kms)

3hrs 39 mins

fastest journey

04:45 / 00:42

first / last train

13

direct trains

5

operators run

9

routes

Trains from Newcastle (NCL) to Birmingham New Street

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On a typical weekday there are 35 scheduled rail journeys between Newcastle and Birmingham New Street , with 13 of them being direct trains. There are also a further 22 possible journeys which require a change.

The distance by rail from Newcastle to Birmingham New Street is approximately 172 miles (277 kilometres). The average train journey takes about 4hrs 35 mins.

Avanti West Coast, Northern Rail, CrossCountry, London North Eastern Railway, First TransPennine Express are the main train operating companies running services between Newcastle and Birmingham New Street.

There are 9 possible routes with the shortest and most direct being Newcastle to Birmingham New Street. The fastest journey time on this route takes 3hrs 39 mins.

Journeys from Newcastle to Birmingham New Street Today

  • Mon 5th Jun
    04:45
    4 hrs 23 mins 1 change
    09:08
    Newcastle
    Birmingham New Street
    Newcastle to Birmingham New Street
  • Mon 5th Jun
    05:26
    4 hrs 38 mins 1 change
    10:04
    Newcastle
    Birmingham New Street
    Newcastle to Birmingham New Street
  • Mon 5th Jun
    05:35
    5 hrs 1 min 1 change
    10:36
    Newcastle
    Birmingham New Street
    Newcastle to Birmingham New Street
  • Mon 5th Jun
    06:30
    4 hrs 8 mins 1 change
    10:38
    Newcastle
    Birmingham New Street
    Newcastle to Birmingham New Street
  • Mon 5th Jun
    06:40
    4 hrs 28 mins Direct
    11:08
    Newcastle
    Birmingham New Street
    Newcastle to Birmingham New Street
  • Mon 5th Jun
    07:40
    4 hrs 24 mins Direct
    12:04
    Newcastle
    Birmingham New Street
    Newcastle to Birmingham New Street
  • Mon 5th Jun
    07:43
    4 hrs 13 mins 1 change
    11:56
    Newcastle
    Birmingham New Street
    Newcastle to Birmingham New Street
  • Mon 5th Jun
    08:06
    5 hrs 1 change
    13:06
    Newcastle
    Birmingham New Street
    Newcastle to Birmingham New Street
  • Mon 5th Jun
    08:41
    4 hrs 27 mins Direct
    13:08
    Newcastle
    Birmingham New Street
    Newcastle to Birmingham New Street
  • Mon 5th Jun
    08:58
    4 hrs 10 mins 2 changes
    13:08
    Newcastle
    Birmingham New Street
    Newcastle to Birmingham New Street
  • Mon 5th Jun
    09:39
    4 hrs 25 mins Direct
    14:04
    Newcastle
    Birmingham New Street
    Newcastle to Birmingham New Street
  • Mon 5th Jun
    09:43
    4 hrs 50 mins 1 change
    14:33
    Newcastle
    Birmingham New Street
    Newcastle to Birmingham New Street
  • Mon 5th Jun
    10:27
    4 hrs 11 mins 1 change
    14:38
    Newcastle
    Birmingham New Street
    Newcastle to Birmingham New Street
  • Mon 5th Jun
    10:41
    4 hrs 27 mins Direct
    15:08
    Newcastle
    Birmingham New Street
    Newcastle to Birmingham New Street
  • Mon 5th Jun
    10:58
    4 hrs 10 mins 2 changes
    15:08
    Newcastle
    Birmingham New Street
    Newcastle to Birmingham New Street
  • Mon 5th Jun
    11:39
    4 hrs 25 mins Direct
    16:04
    Newcastle
    Birmingham New Street
    Newcastle to Birmingham New Street
  • Mon 5th Jun
    11:43
    4 hrs 53 mins 1 change
    16:36
    Newcastle
    Birmingham New Street
    Newcastle to Birmingham New Street
  • Mon 5th Jun
    12:23
    4 hrs 43 mins 1 change
    17:06
    Newcastle
    Birmingham New Street
    Newcastle to Birmingham New Street
  • Mon 5th Jun
    12:42
    4 hrs 25 mins Direct
    17:07
    Newcastle
    Birmingham New Street
    Newcastle to Birmingham New Street
  • Mon 5th Jun
    12:58
    4 hrs 9 mins 2 changes
    17:07
    Newcastle
    Birmingham New Street
    Newcastle to Birmingham New Street

About Newcastle Station

Station name Newcastle (NCL)
Address Newcastle-upon-Tyne station, Neville Street, Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne & Wear, NE1 5DL
Managed by GR

Ticket Office

Ticket Office Hours Monday to Friday 06:00 - 19:00
Saturday 07:00 - 19:00
Sunday 07:30 - 19:00
Ticket on Departure Available
From Ticket Machines Yes
From ticket office Yes

Other Facilities

Toilets Available
Baby change Available
Showers Unavailable
Waiting Room Available
WiFi Available
ATM Machine Available

About Birmingham New Street Station

Station name Birmingham New Street (BHM)
Address Birmingham New Street station, Station Street, Birmingham, West Midlands, B2 4QA
Managed by NR

Ticket Office

Ticket Office Hours Monday 05:15 - 21:00
Tuesday 05:15 - 21:00
Wednesday 05:15 - 21:00
Thursday 05:15 - 21:00
Friday 05:15 - 21:00
Saturday 05:15 - 21:00
Sunday 08:00 - 21:00
Ticket on Departure Available
From Ticket Machines Yes
From ticket office Yes

Other Facilities

Toilets Available
Baby change Available
Showers Unavailable
Waiting Room Available
WiFi Available
ATM Machine Available

Frequently asked questions about trains between Newcastle and Birmingham New Street

The travel time between Newcastle and Birmingham New Street by train varies depending on the type of train and the route, but the average journey time is 4hrs 35 mins & the fastest journey takes 3hrs 39 mins.

The departure and arrival times for trains between Newcastle and Birmingham New Street vary depending on the day of the week and the type of train. Generally, there are around 35 departures and arrivals throughout the day. The first departure is 04:45, and the last train of the day leaves at 00:42.

First class tickets on trains between Newcastle and Birmingham New Street typically offer more space, complimentary food and drink, and other amenities compared to standard class.

Amenities on trains between Newcastle and Birmingham New Street can include free Wi-Fi, power outlets, onboard catering, and comfortable seating.

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Yes! There are usually around 13 direct services per day from Newcastle to Birmingham New Street

Avanti West Coast, Northern Rail, CrossCountry, London North Eastern Railway, First TransPennine Express are the main train operating companies running services between Newcastle and Birmingham New Street.

Yes, you can bring luggage on board trains between Newcastle and Birmingham New Street, but there may be limits on the number of bags or the size and weight of your luggage.