Take advantage of discounted train tickets up to 15 minutes prior to departure, when you purchase Advance tickets.
Avoid traffic and the stress of navigating when you travel by train from Birmingham to York. Whether it's a trip back home or a journey to discover an amazing new part of the UK, CrossCountry can get you there in comfort and style.
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Travelling to York
First CrossCountry train - 06:03
Last CrossCountry train - 19:03
Travelling from Birmingham to York
From shopping to culture, from history to nature, from attractions to restaurants - York has you covered. You'll arrive directly into York, so you can start exploring immediately. Stay for a day, a weekend, a week or more - you won't run out of things to do in York no matter how long you're there.
Are there direct trains from Birmingham to York?
Yes, regular direct trains run between Birmingham and York with CrossCountry.
What amenities are available onboard trains from Birmingham to York?
As you would expect from CrossCountry, our service from Birmingham to York has lots of amenities to enjoy. Take advantage of the at-seat service providing drinks and a selection of snacks, as well as plentiful seating choices and charge points (subject to availability). We have everything you need onboard to have a great train journey.
Is WiFi available on trains from Birmingham to York?
We provide free WiFi on all our trains from Birmingham to York. Whether you're travelling for business or pleasure, it's always better to stay connected with friends, family and even colleagues!
T&Cs apply. Visit our WiFi On-Board page for more info.
Can I reserve a seat on trains from Birmingham to York?
If you're travelling from Birmingham to York and want to reserve a seat, check out our ten-minute reservation service. You'll find all the info you need on our Ten Minute Reservation page, but the good news is that it's available on most CrossCountry services for Anytime and Off-Peak ticket holders.
Where can I find cheap tickets from Birmingham to York?
We know you're looking to connect to the people and places you love at the best price, and we're committed to helping you do just that. We've pulled together our tips to help you find the cheapest tickets and we also have a special offers page, which is regularly updated to help you get where you want to go for less.
Can I use my railcard on trains from Birmingham to York?
If you're a railcard holder, you're in luck - there's a good chance you'll be able to save up to 1/3 on your ticket from Birmingham to York. We accept railcards on most of our services, so check out our Railcards page for more information about your specific railcard.
For full information about York station, check out our station guide.
Once you have arrived in York
Whether you're looking to have a fun day out or are planning a longer stay, our destination guide can help you plan the perfect trip!
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