The best way to find a cheap train ticket from London to Durham is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid traveling at rush hour.
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2 h 51 m
2 h 55 m
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Of the 6 trains that leave London for Durham every day 3 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
|Distance||233 miles (376 km)|
|Average train duration||2 h 48 min|
|Average train ticket price||$103 (€89)|
|Train providers||Hull Trains, Cross Country, Grand Central Trains, East Midlands Railway or London North Eastern Railway|
Trains from London to Durham cover the 233 miles (376 km) long trip taking on average 2 h 48 min with our travel partners like Hull Trains, Cross Country, Grand Central Trains, East Midlands Railway or London North Eastern Railway. There are direct train services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this trip for as low as $47 (€40), but the average price of train tickets is $103 (€89). Travelers depart most frequently from London St Pancras International and arrive in Durham.
Travel between London and Durham from $47 (€40) with Omio’s train partners Grand Central Trains and CrossCountry! You can find the best schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the most affordable journey for you.
Grand Central Trains is a train company based in the United Kingdom. It operates services from London to the North East of England, Yorkshire and the East Midlands. Grand Central Trains offers a range of services, including express, semi-fast and stopping services. Express services run between London and the North East, Yorkshire and the East Midlands, with journey times of up to three hours. Semi-fast services run between London and the North East, Yorkshire and the East Midlands, with journey times of up to four hours. Stopping services run between London and the North East, Yorkshire and the East Midlands, with journey times of up to five hours. Grand Central Trains offers a range of ticket types, including Standard, First Class and Advance tickets. Standard tickets are the most economical option, while First Class tickets offer more comfort and space. Advance tickets are available for purchase up to 12 weeks in advance and offer the best value for money. Onboard facilities include free Wi-Fi, power sockets, comfortable seating and a range of snacks and drinks. The most popular routes for Grand Central Trains are London to Bradford, London to Sunderland, London to York and London to Wakefield.
The rule of buying in advance to save money is not only valid when booking a flight but also for train travel. Train tickets are generally on sale 6 months before the departure date. Some train booking tips from us:
Passengers board the train most frequently from London St Pancras International, which is located around 2.2 miles (3.6 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Durham, located 0.8 miles (1.3 km) away from the city centre.
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