The cheapest trains from London to Wales

Showing times and prices for Oct 18

Cheapest

$76

Average

$137

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.

The average ticket from London to Wales will cost around $ 137 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 76.

Cheapest
10:32AMLondon St Pancras2h42 01:14PMKiveton Park
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$761One-way
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10:32AMLondon St Pancras2h32 01:04PMWoodhouse
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$761One-way
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10:32AMLondon St Pancras2h39 01:11PMKiveton Bridge
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$761One-way
09:06AMLondon Kings Cross2h26 11:32AMKiveton Bridge
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$1411One-way
09:48AMLondon Kings Cross2h44 12:32PMKiveton Bridge
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$1411One-way

Timetable London to Wales

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08:32AMLondon St Pancras2h42 11:14AMKiveton Park
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08:32AMLondon St Pancras2h39 11:11AMKiveton Bridge
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08:32AMLondon St Pancras2h32 11:04AMWoodhouse
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09:06AMLondon Kings Cross2h26 11:32AMKiveton Bridge
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09:06AMLondon Kings Cross2h34 11:40AMWoodhouse
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09:06AMLondon Kings Cross2h23 11:29AMKiveton Park
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09:32AMLondon St Pancras2h38 12:10PMKiveton Bridge
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09:32AMLondon St Pancras2h31 12:03PMWoodhouse
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09:32AMLondon St Pancras2h41 12:13PMKiveton Park
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09:48AMLondon Kings Cross2h44 12:32PMKiveton Bridge
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09:48AMLondon Kings Cross2h52 12:40PMWoodhouse
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09:48AMLondon Kings Cross2h41 12:29PMKiveton Park
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10:32AMLondon St Pancras2h42 01:14PMKiveton Park
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10:32AMLondon St Pancras2h32 01:04PMWoodhouse
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10:32AMLondon St Pancras2h39 01:11PMKiveton Bridge
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COMPARE Prices across different modes

Sun
Oct 17
$125
$14Megabus
$445British Airways
Mon
Oct 18
$76
$14Megabus
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Tue
Oct 19
$76
$14Megabus
$295British Airways
Wed
Oct 20
$76
$14Megabus
$278British Airways
Thu
Oct 21
$65
$14Megabus
$160British Airways
Fri
Oct 22
$65
$14Megabus
$278British Airways
Sat
Oct 23
$77
$14Megabus
$74British Airways
Sun
Oct 24
$141London North Eastern Railway
$14Megabus
$122British Airways
Mon
Oct 25
$76
$14Megabus
$88British Airways
Tue
Oct 26
$65
$14Megabus
$106British Airways
Wed
Oct 27
$65
$14Megabus
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Thu
Oct 28
$65
$14Megabus
$129British Airways
Fri
Oct 29
$64
$14Megabus
$76British Airways
Sat
Oct 30
$76
$14Megabus
$104British Airways
Sun
Oct 31
$141First Hull Trains
$14Megabus
$74British Airways
Mon
Nov 1
$77
$14Megabus
$96British Airways
Tue
Nov 2
$55
$14Megabus
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Wed
Nov 3
$56
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Thu
Nov 4
$56
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Fri
Nov 5
$56
$14Megabus
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Sat
Nov 6
$41
$14Megabus
$80British Airways

The fastest trains from London to Wales

Showing times and prices for Oct 18

Fastest Journey

2 h 23 m

Average

2 h 37 m

Trains per day

15

Distance

218 km

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

Fastest
09:06AMLondon Kings Cross2h23 11:29AMKiveton Park
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$1411One-way
09:06AMLondon Kings Cross2h26 11:32AMKiveton Bridge
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$1411One-way
09:32AMLondon St Pancras2h31 12:03PMWoodhouse
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$1641One-way
08:32AMLondon St Pancras2h32 11:04AMWoodhouse
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$1641One-way
10:32AMLondon St Pancras2h32 01:04PMWoodhouse
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$761One-way

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Train Information from London to Wales

distanceDistance135 miles (218 km)
durationAverage train duration2 h 31 min
priceAverage train ticket price$80 (€65)
frequencyTrain frequency16 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 16 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesEast Midlands Trains, First Hull Trains or London North Eastern Railway

Trains from London to Wales cover the 135 miles (218 km) long trip taking on average 2 h 31 min with our travel partners like East Midlands Trains, First Hull Trains or London North Eastern Railway. Normally, there are 16 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around $80 (€65), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $65 (€53).

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
How much does a cheap train to Wales from London cost?
Omio customers have found the cheapest trains from London to Wales to cost as little as $65 (€53)  in the next 7 days.
How much does it cost to take a train to Wales from London?
The train price to Wales from London is on average $80 (€65)  if you are looking to buy your tickets for this journey in the next 7 days.
How far is Wales from London by train?
You should expect to travel around 135 miles (218 km)  from London to Wales by train.
How long is the train ride from London to Wales?
On average the London to Wales train travel time is 2 h 31 min  for the 135 miles (218 km) long journey, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.
What train providers go from London to Wales?
For the best London to Wales train to buy, you can travel safely and comfortably with East Midlands Trains, First Hull Trains or London North Eastern Railway. However, it's always good to check all possible train providers with services from London to Wales to compare what amenities they may offer.
How many train services are there to Wales from London a day?
The average number of trains departing London for Wales is 16 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
What time is the earliest train from London to Wales? What time is the last train from London to Wales?
You can take the first train from London to Wales at 7: 32 AM. The last train from London to Wales that you can take departs at 11: 30 AM. Omio shows you the latest train from London to Wales schedule to help you book the best departure time for this route.
How early should I purchase London to Wales train tickets to get the best deals?
The price of a one way train ticket from London to Wales is on average $80 (€65) if you book within the next 7 days. But we recommend booking tickets before your planned travel date to find the best prices for trains from all possible train providers offering this route. In general, you can find train tickets between London and Wales available a few months in advance.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

London
Wales
London Victoria is the most popular London railway station for Omio travelers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in London for your trip to Wales.
Amenities at station
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Sat: 06: 00 - 23: 00 | Mon - Fri: 06: 00 - 00: 00 | Sun: 07: 00 - 00: 00
Connections to/from station
Rail lines: London North Western Railway, London Overground, Avanti West Coast, Caledonian Sleeper
Overground lines: Watford DC
Bus lines: 18, 30, 59, 68, 73, 91, 168, 205, 253, 390, N5, N20, N73, N91, N205, N253
Tube lines: Circle, Hammersmith & City, Metropolitan, Northern (Bank and Charing Cross branches), Victoria
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Mon - Fri: 05: 00 - 01: 36 | Sat: 05: 00 - 00: 36 | Sun: 05: 30 - 01: 36
Connections to/from station
Bus lines: 10, 17, 30, 45, 46, 59, 63, 73, 91, 205, 214, 259, 390, 476
Train lines: Thameslink, Grand Central, Hull, London North Eastern, Gatwick Express
Underground lines: Circle, Piccadilly, Hammersmith & City, Northern, Metropolitan, Victoria
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Bus lines: N7, 23, 27, N27, 36, 205, N205, 332, 7, 46, A1, 18, N18
Train lines: Great Western Main Line, Heathrow Express
Underground lines: Bakerloo Line, Circle Line, District Line, Hammersmith Line
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Mon - Fri: 05: 45 - 22: 00 | Sat: 06: 00 - 21: 00 | Sun: 08: 00 - 22: 15
Connections to/from station
Bus lines: 326, 139
Subway lines: Circle Line, Hammersmith & City Line, Metropolitan Line, Northern Line, Piccadilly Line, Victoria Line
Train lines: Overground line, High Speed 1, Eurostar