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Birmingham to York

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1 suggested route to go from Birmingham to York by train, car, bus

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How to travel from Birmingham to York ?

Trip Birmingham York

Modes of transportcarpooling, bus, train
Distance107 mi
Direct lineYes

You've chosen York as a destination for your next holidays or weekend but you don't know how to get there from Birmingham and how to find the best Birmingham to York transport deals? Usually, this is not an easy task and you'll have to browse multiple sites to compare all deals.

Thanks to your multimodal search engine Vivanoda, you'll find on the same site all fares for buses, carpooling and trains to get to York. You just have to specify the departure date to York then let Vivanoda search for you. To refine your search according to your preferences, use the filters and sorting options available.

To travel from Birmingham, trains, carpooling or buses of CrossCountry, National Express, Grand Central, MegaBus, First TransPennine Express, Blablacar, East Coast and East Midlands Trains will carry you to York.

If you have any preferences for a particular mode of transport, get more information on these sections:

Birmingham to York bus

Are you looking for a bus from Birmingham to York? There is indeed a direct bus line that operates this route.

Going by bus from Birmingham to York may not be so obvious to you. Here are some reasons that may encourage you to take the bus to York.

  • Very low prices! On the Birmingham York line, carrier fares are often unbeatable compared to other modes of transport: carpooling or train.
  • It is more environmentally friendly to travel on a modern bus than to carpool. In addition, the road Birmingham York is shared by other vehicles and no additional infrastructure is needed to run a bus.
  • During the summer, forget the heat wave thanks to the air-conditioning almost all of the Birmingham York coaches are equipped with.
  • The modern buses that you take from Birmingham to York are all comfortable, with toilets and reclining seats.

Which coach companies to travel between Birmingham and York?

National Express is the only bus company to serve the direct bus line Birmingham York.

National Express Birmingham York

Departure bus stations in Birmingham

Remember to arrive at the bus station in Birmingham at least 15 minutes, or even 30 minutes, before the posted departure time. The name of the destination 'York' is always mentioned on the front of the bus. Then, all you have to do is to validate your ticket with the driver of National Express, to deposit your luggage in the trunk and to find your seat.

  • Birmingham

Arrival bus stations in York

As soon as the coach stops at York, make sure that you leave nothing in your seat or forget your hold luggage.

  • York

Train Birmingham to York

Is there a direct train bound for York from Birmingham?

Yes, the Birmingham to York route is served by a direct train. Be aware that depending the day of the week, the schedule can change and direct trains may not operate every days. To find the cheapest Birmingham-York train ticket, we advise you to launch a search on Vivanoda with your travel dates.

Intercity train Birmingham York

The intercity trains served the main cities of the route between Birmingham and York with a reduced duration in comparison to regional trains.

Birmingham York railways companies

The train company that operates this journey is CrossCountry.
CrossCountry Birmingham York

Railway stations from Birmingham

  • Birmingham New Street

Railway stations in York

  • York

Carpool from Birmingham to York

The practice of carsharing has greatly expanded in the recent years, so you may have a chance to find a Birmingham-York ride. Instead of driving alone the car from Birmingham to York, it allows drivers to share the travel costs with other passengers.

Carpooling differs from the other means of transport because of an undefined timetable. This means that when looking for Birmingham-York rides, you'll be more likely to find ones if you search only three days in advance (and not two months). This is interesting for lastminute travel to York.

When you book a ride between Birmingham York, you'll set directly with the driver how he can pick you up. The payment is done on our partner's site; this avoids to talk about money with the driver.

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