Journey: Birmingham New Street to London Euston
Monday to Friday: 49 trains daily; First service: 05.29 - 20 min frequency service 05.50 to 20.10 - Last service: 23.10.
Fastest: 72 mins (07.30) - Average: 85 mins - Slowest: 125 mins (23.10)
Journey: London Euston to Birmingham New Street
Monday to Friday: 49 trains daily; First service: 06.03 - 20 min frequency service 21.03 - Last service: 23.30
Fastest: 82 mins (xx.23 departures) - Average: 85 mins - Slowest: 126 mins (23.30)
Fares: Walk-on: Anytime Single: £127; Anytime Return: £254; Anytime Travelcard: £272.30; Virgin Business Return: £271
SEE also the penny-pinchers guide to Virgin Train fares and my guide to Weekend First upgrades
Advance: Single: From £23.50 to £112 dependent on time of day. Representatives of charities registered with thetrainline.com are able to get a 20% discount on Advance tickets
Virgin Atlantic Flying Club giving double points on Virgin Trains journeys until 8 December 2012
Travelling to Heathrow to catch Virgin Atlantic flights? If travelling on selected Upper Class fares, Virgin Train Travel and connecting Chauffeur car from Euston is included in the price...
Facilities: First-class lounges: Birmingham | Euston
On-board: Free Wi-Fi, weekday newspapers, and power access at every table
Catering from Birmingham: 'Great British Breakfast' (until 9.50 departure) - Hot bacon / sausage rolls (10.10 / 10.30 / 10.50 departures) - 'Light Bites' (11.10am to 17.10 and from 19.30) - 'Evening Meal' (17.30 to 19.10 departures) - Complimentary hot, soft and alcoholic drinks
Catering from London: 'Great British Breakfast' (until 9.43 departure) - Hot bacon / sausage rolls (10.03 / 10.23 / 10.43 departures) - 'Light Bites' (11.03am to 16.43 and from 19.03) - 'Evening Meal' (17.03 to 18.43 departures) - Complimentary hot, soft and alcoholic drinks
Privileges: Frequent First Class travellers can join the traveller club (NB Closed to new members from 1st Setember 2012)