Trains from London to York

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national_express£ 15
national_express£ 23
national_express£ 20
national_express£ 20
national_express£ 18
national_express£ 18
national_express£ 18
grand_central_trains£ 57
grand_central_trains£ 57
east_coast£ 57
grand_central_trains£ 38
grand_central_trains£ 28
grand_central_trains£ 28
grand_central_trains£ 28
british_airways£ 222
british_airways£ 109
british_airways£ 81
british_airways£ 82
flybe£ 85
british_airways£ 66
british_airways£ 86

London to York Train Information

Avg. Train Duration:
2 hours, 3 minutes
Trains arrive in:York
Trains depart from:London
Train Ticket Price:£ 24
Distance:280 Kms
Train Companies:East Coast, Grand Central Trains

Trains from London to York: Journey Details

York is a beautiful northern English city with a rich cultural heritage. It is home to the largest Gothic cathedral in Northern Europe, York Minister, and was voted European Tourist City of the Year in 2007.


Trains from London to York: Train Journey Information


Which train companies go from London to York? The main train companies for this route is Virgin East Coast trains. Grand Central also offer a handful of serivces daily.

How long is the train from London to York? The average journey time for the train from London to York is around 2 hours. Although the jounrney time can range from 1 hour and 50 minutes to 2 hours and 22 minutes.

When are the first and last trains of the day from London to York? From Monday to Saturaday, the first direct train from London to York on departs in the capital at 6.15 a.m. On Sundays, the first departure is at 8:40 a.m. The last train to depart from London to York does so at 22:57 p.m from Monday to Saturday. On Sunday the last train from London to York is at 21:00 p.m.

How often are trains from London to York? There are roughly services every 30 minutes from early morning until the final departure in the evening. Sunday services tend to run hourly.

Tips for Booking Cheap Trains from London to York


How far in advance to book cheap train tickets from London to York? The best time to book trains from London to York in advance is 6 weeks before departure.

When is the cheapest and most expensive time of day to catch the train from London to York? The cheapest time of day to travel from London to York is between 8:00 a.m. and 10:00 a.m. Prices for train tickets double if the route requires a change, otherwise train tickets from London to York don't increase too much.

Train Station Info and Getting to the City Centre


Where do trains from London to York depart from? All trains from London to York depart from King's Cross station, which is located close to the Camden area. It is less than a ten-minute walk from the centre of Camden and can also be accessed by tube and bus. Tube services run seven days a week until late from Camden underground station, departing every five minutes and reaching King's Cross in around four minutes. Buses from Camden town centre to King's Cross are just as frequent but take slightly longer to reach King's Cross station.

Where do trains from London to York arrive at? All trains from London to York arrive at York railway station. The city's main train station is less than a five-minute walk from the city centre and can be also easy to reach by bus, with services departing every five minutes from Parliament Street. Taxi services are also available.


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