Train from London to Wales

Cheap train tickets from London to Wales

Showing times and prices for Jun 26

Cheapest

117

Average

117

The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

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09:30AMLondon Kings Cross2h41 12:11PMKiveton Park
1 transfer
1171One-way
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12:50PMLondon Kings Cross2h29 03:19PMWoodhouse
1 transfer
1171One-way
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12:50PMLondon Kings Cross2h19 03:09PMKiveton Park
1 transfer
1171One-way
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10:49AMLondon Kings Cross2h25 01:14PMKiveton Bridge
1 transfer
1171One-way
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10:49AMLondon Kings Cross2h22 01:11PMKiveton Park
1 transfer
1171One-way

Train schedule from London to Wales

Showing trains for tomorrow, Sunday, June 26
09:30AMLondon Kings Cross2h41 12:11PMKiveton Park
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09:30AMLondon Kings Cross2h51 12:21PMWoodhouse
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09:30AMLondon Kings Cross2h44 12:14PMKiveton Bridge
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10:49AMLondon Kings Cross2h25 01:14PMKiveton Bridge
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10:49AMLondon Kings Cross2h22 01:11PMKiveton Park
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10:49AMLondon Kings Cross2h32 01:21PMWoodhouse
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11:30AMLondon Kings Cross2h44 02:14PMKiveton Bridge
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11:30AMLondon Kings Cross2h51 02:21PMWoodhouse
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11:30AMLondon Kings Cross2h41 02:11PMKiveton Park
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12:50PMLondon Kings Cross2h29 03:19PMWoodhouse
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12:50PMLondon Kings Cross2h19 03:09PMKiveton Park
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12:50PMLondon Kings Cross2h22 03:12PMKiveton Bridge
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01:33PMLondon Kings Cross2h34 04:07PMKiveton Park
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01:33PMLondon Kings Cross2h45 04:18PMWoodhouse
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01:33PMLondon Kings Cross2h38 04:11PMKiveton Bridge
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Fastest train times from London to Wales

Showing times and prices for Jun 26

Fastest Journey

2 h 19 m

Average

2 h 35 m

Trains per day

15

Distance

218 km

It's difficult to get from London to Wales without transferring at least once.

Fastest
12:50PMLondon Kings Cross2h19 03:09PMKiveton Park
1 transfer
1171One-way
10:49AMLondon Kings Cross2h22 01:11PMKiveton Park
1 transfer
1171One-way
12:50PMLondon Kings Cross2h22 03:12PMKiveton Bridge
1 transfer
1171One-way
10:49AMLondon Kings Cross2h25 01:14PMKiveton Bridge
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1171One-way
12:50PMLondon Kings Cross2h29 03:19PMWoodhouse
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1171One-way

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Overview: Train from London to Wales

distanceDistance135 miles (218 km)
durationAverage train duration2 h 37 min
priceAverage train ticket price$131 (€117)
frequencyTrain frequency17 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 17 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersEast Midlands Railway, London North Eastern Railway or Hull Trains

Trains from London to Wales cover the 135 miles (218 km) long route taking on average 2 h 37 min with our travel partners like East Midlands Railway, London North Eastern Railway or Hull Trains. Normally, there are 17 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around $131 (€117), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $131 (€117).

Train companies: Great Western Rail from London to Wales trains

You can travel by train between London and Wales with Great Western Rail for as low as $131 (€117). When you search for schedules and tickets, Omio will show you the best trip.

Great Western Rail

One of the best ways to travel from London to Wales is by taking a train with Great Western Rail. Omio helps you find the ideal Great Western Rail train between London and Wales by showing you Great Western Rail current train schedules and timetables, the train tickets on offer (including amenities offered onboard and travel information like baggage allowance) and the best prices for this London to Wales route. You can expect to travel 135 miles (218 km) to Wales from London on a train with Great Western Rail. If you are using the Omio app to search for trains between London and Wales, you can check straight away if the Great Western Rail ticket is a mobile ticket, which makes it easy for you to go paperless when traveling without needing to purchase tickets in person at the train station. Once you’ve found that perfect train, book your Great Western Rail train ticket on Omio quickly and easily, then enjoy your upcoming trip from London to Wales!

Train information from London to Wales with Great Western Rail:

  • Average Duration: 1 h 52 min
  • Great Western Rail frequency: 17 a day

Trains from London to Wales

Taking the train from London to Wales is one of the most efficient ways to get between these two world class cities. Train times vary in length, with most hovering between the two and three hour mark. There are no direct trains from London to Wales, meaning that passengers will need to make at least one connection along the route, at destinations such as Sheffield or Retford. Still, trains leave nearly every hour, giving passengers flexibility when planning their travel.

Which train companies travel from London to Wales?

Two of the United Kingdom's main train companies provide daily trips between London and Wales. These are East Midland Trains and Hull Trains. Both take roughly the same amount of time, and no matter which train operator passengers opt for they will be required to make at least one connection. East Midlands services tend to be slightly faster than Hull Trains.

How long is the train from London to Wales?

The fastest train times between London and Wales is two hours and five minutes, operated by Hull Trains, and with a connection in Retford. The reason this is the fastest route is simply because the connection time is only 22 minutes. Other connections can take more than double that amount of time, leading to some journeys from London to Wales taking closer to three hours.

How many trains are there from London to Wales?

Trains between London and Wales are very frequent, given the number of connecting stations. Hull Trains and East Midlands alternate services, with one train leaving London St Pancras each hour, with a choice of departures from the connecting station. Whenever passengers decide to travel, they are sure to find a route from London to Wales.

What are the departure and arrival stations for trains from London to Wales?

Departure train station: In London trains leave from either London Kings Cross or London St. Pancras. Both are mere minutes walking distance from each other, and are some of the finest train stations in the world - and busiest. Both stations have excellent link to buses, taxis, and Underground lines, with St. Pancras also offering links to the Eurostar for international travel.

Arrival train station: In Wales trains arrive at either Kiventon Bridge or Kiventon Park, depending on which company the passengers travels with. These two stations of a bit further from each other - about a 30 minute walk. Kiventon Bridge is the more central of the two stations.

Travel Tips: Trains from London to Wales

Travel by train to Wales easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from London to Wales.
FAQs
Looking to save money on your journey? Omio customers have found the cheapest train to Wales from London for the next 7 days starting from $131 (€117)  one way.
If you are looking to purchase your train ticket in the next 7 days, you can expect the London to Wales train to cost on average $131 (€117)  one way.
The train distance from London to Wales is around 135 miles (218 km).
The London to Wales train duration is on average 2 h 37 min, which is to be expected when traveling 135 miles (218 km) between London and Wales. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays.
For the best London to Wales train to book, you can travel safely and comfortably with East Midlands Railway, London North Eastern Railway or Hull Trains. However, it's always good to check all possible train providers with services to Wales from London to compare what amenities they may offer.
The average number of trains departing London for Wales is 17 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
You can take the earliest train from London to Wales at 4: 55 AM   or take the last train from London to Wales leaving at 7: 30 PM. Look for the latest London to Wales train schedules on Omio and book the best time to take the train for this trip.
If you purchase the London to Wales train within the next 7 days, you can find one way tickets to cost on average $131 (€117). However, booking your train ticket in advance gives you access to the best prices for trains to Wales from London. Look out for train tickets for this journey to go on sale a few months before your planned departure date to find the best deals.

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