First class rail travel options between Birmingham and London using London Midland trains
Please note that as from September 2013 this site is dormant.

Virgin Trains run a faster, more frequent, service

Journey: Birmingham New Street to London Euston
Monday to Friday: 38 trains daily; First service: 06.54, 07.14, 07.33, 07.54, every 20 mins from xx.33 / xx.54 / xx.14 to 15.54, then 16.33, 16.54, 17.13, 17.33, 17.54, 1833, 18.54, 1954, 20.33, 20.54 - Last service: 21.34.
Fastest*: 132 mins (07.33 ) - Average: 134 mins - Slowest: 167 mins (21.34)
* Note by changing at Rugby, xx.54 services from 08.54 to 18.54 take 115 mins
Journey: London Euston to Birmingham New Street
Monday to Friday: 30 trains daily; First service: 05.30 - then 06.34, 07.13, 07.49, 07.54, 08.49*, then at 13 and 49* mins past the hour until 15.49, then 15.54, 16.50, 17.13, 17.46, 18.13, 18.49, 19.13, 19.46, 19.54, 20.46, 21.13 Last service: 21.46.
Fastest: 124 mins (07.13) - Average: 135 mins - Slowest: 153 mins (05.30)
* By taking the xx.46 service to Crewe and changing at Rugby, journeys take 116mins from 08.46 to 14.46

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Walk-on: Anytime Single: £60; Anytime Return: £95; Off-Peak Single: £45; Off-Peak Return: £46. NOW available, Weekend First upgrades £10 single / £15 return any train Saturday, Sunday, and Bank Holidays NOTE that holders of Standard Anytime Returns can upgrade at weekends and Bank Holidays without this additional charge.

Advance: from £16

Facilities:
First-class lounges: None

On-board: Comfortable seats with more legroom than in standard class, and a smaller, private compartment to either work or relax in, with power points and reclining seats. The new Desiro trains operate the services along this route.

Catering: None

Privileges: None

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