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Hartlepool to Birmingham by train

  • First train
    07:07
  • Last train
    22:32
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    3hr 17m
  • Distance
    250 kilometres
  • Trains per day
    25
  • Avg. journey time
    4hr 26m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Hartlepool to Birmingham by train

Fast trains from Hartlepool to Birmingham take around 3 hours and 17 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 250 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Hartlepool and Birmingham.

1. Are there direct trains from Hartlepool to Birmingham?

Journeys between Hartlepool and Birmingham usually involve one change of train.

We usually find around 24 departures on the route from Hartlepool to Birmingham every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

Trains are typically more frequent on weekends, when we found around 30 departures.

2. How long is the train journey from Hartlepool to Birmingham?

The Hartlepool to Birmingham train travel time is normally about 3 hours and 17 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

3. What are the Hartlepool to Birmingham train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Birmingham is usually scheduled to depart Hartlepool around 07:07 and the last train is around 22:32. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Hartlepool around 07:08, and the last at 22:15.

When to book Hartlepool to Birmingham train tickets?

Trains in the UK usually open for booking around 3 months in advance. If booking is not yet open for your dates then you can set a booking alert to receive an email on the day that the cheapest tickets are released for your journey from Hartlepool to Birmingham by train.

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Which train companies operate between Hartlepool and Birmingham?

More than one train company operates on the route from Hartlepool to Birmingham, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:

  • CrossCountry
  • East Coast
  • First TransPennine Express
  • Grand Central
  • Grand Central Railway
  • London North Eastern Railway
  • Northern
  • Northern Rail
  • TransPennine Express

You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.

Birmingham to Hartlepool by train

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Child and youth passengers

The definition of "Child" and "Youth" varies by country and operator. This is why we ask for the age of young passengers.

Sometimes children below a certain age can travel without a seat for free. If you want to guarantee a seat for child passengers, enter '6' as the age of the child.

Read more about child and youth passenger ages. See also youth discounts and railcards.