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Reading to Birmingham

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How to go from Reading to Birmingham ?

Trip Reading Birmingham

Modes of transportcarpooling, bus, train
Distance81 mi
Direct lineYes

You've chosen Birmingham as a destination for your next holidays or weekend but you don't know how to get there from Reading and how to find the best Reading to Birmingham 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 Birmingham. Simply enter your travel date to Birmingham and Vivanoda does the rest. Refine, filter, sort according to your travel preferences then select the Reading - Birmingham offer that suits you best.

You'll mainly use the trains, carpooling and buses of CrossCountry, Blablacar, London Midland, Chiltern Railways, MegaBus, National Express or First Great Western to reach Birmingham.

Read more information about each means of transport:

Reading to Birmingham bus

Unfortunately, there is no direct bus route Reading Birmingham and there is no way to get you to Birmingham from Reading only by bus. You will have to change modes of transport and use other lines by rail or carpooling.

Arrival bus stations in Birmingham

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

  • Birmingham

Train Reading to Birmingham

Is it possible to go directly by train from Reading to Birmingham?

Yes, it is possible to go from Reading to Birmingham by train without making any changes. The schedule may vary along the week, and direct trains may only operate on certain days. To check prices and availabilities, launch now a search for a Reading-Birmingham train ticket on Vivanoda.

Intercity train Reading Birmingham

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

Reading Birmingham railways companies

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

Railway stations from Reading

  • Reading

Arrival train stations in Birmingham

  • Birmingham Snow Hill
  • Birmingham Moor Street
  • Birmingham International
  • Birmingham New Street

Carpool from Reading to Birmingham

Carpooling is a recent way to travel by sharing your journey Reading-Birmingham with other travellers looking for the same route. This has a very positive environmental impact since it optimizes the capacity of the car and it also allows saving money.

Ridesharing doesn't have any scheduled timetable on the contrary to rail, bus or air industry. So, you surely have better chances to get Reading-Birmingham rides searching three days in advance than one month. This is more a lastminute solution to go to Birmingham.

When you book a ride between Reading Birmingham, you'll set directly with the driver how he can pick you up. You can pay online, so you don't need to give any money to your driver.

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