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Cheap train tickets from London to York

Showing times and prices for Jun 23

Cheapest

The best way to find a cheap train ticket from London to York is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

Cheapest
Grand Central Trains
09:49AM1h51
London Kings Cross (KGX)
11:40AMYork station (YRK)
$981One-way
0 transfers
London North Eastern Railway
09:30AM2h03
London Kings Cross (KGX)
11:33AMYork station (YRK)
$1021One-way
0 transfers
London North Eastern Railway
09:22AM1h56
London Kings Cross (KGX)
11:18AMYork station (YRK)
$1021One-way
0 transfers
London North Eastern Railway
09:00AM1h48
London Kings Cross (KGX)
10:48AMYork station (YRK)
$1021One-way
0 transfers
London North Eastern Railway
10:00AM1h50
London Kings Cross (KGX)
11:50AMYork station (YRK)
$1021One-way
0 transfers

Train schedule from London to York

Showing trains for tomorrow, Sunday, June 23
London North Eastern Railway
08:48AM1h46
London Kings Cross (KGX)
10:34AMYork station (YRK)
0 transfers
London North Eastern Railway
09:00AM1h48
London Kings Cross (KGX)
10:48AMYork station (YRK)
0 transfers
London North Eastern Railway
09:22AM1h56
London Kings Cross (KGX)
11:18AMYork station (YRK)
0 transfers
London North Eastern Railway
09:30AM2h03
London Kings Cross (KGX)
11:33AMYork station (YRK)
0 transfers
Grand Central Trains
09:49AM1h51
London Kings Cross (KGX)
11:40AMYork station (YRK)
0 transfers
London North Eastern Railway
10:00AM1h50
London Kings Cross (KGX)
11:50AMYork station (YRK)
0 transfers

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Fastest train times from London to York

Showing times and prices for Jun 23

Fastest Journey

1 h 46 m

Average

1 h 52 m

Trains per day

6

Distance

280 km

Of the 6 trains that leave London for York every day 6 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Fastest
London North Eastern Railway
08:48AM1h46
London Kings Cross (KGX)
10:34AMYork station (YRK)
$1021One-way
0 transfers
London North Eastern Railway
09:00AM1h48
London Kings Cross (KGX)
10:48AMYork station (YRK)
$1021One-way
0 transfers
London North Eastern Railway
10:00AM1h50
London Kings Cross (KGX)
11:50AMYork station (YRK)
$1021One-way
0 transfers
Grand Central Trains
09:49AM1h51
London Kings Cross (KGX)
11:40AMYork station (YRK)
$981One-way
0 transfers
London North Eastern Railway
09:22AM1h56
London Kings Cross (KGX)
11:18AMYork station (YRK)
$1021One-way
0 transfers

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Overview: Train from London to York

distanceDistance173 miles (279 km)
durationAverage train duration1 h 46 min
priceAverage train ticket price$78 (€68)
frequencyTrain frequency25 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 25 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersEast Coast, Grand Central Trains, CrossCountry, East Midlands Trains, First Hull Trains or Thameslink

Trains from London to York cover the 173 miles (279 km) long journey taking on average 1 h 46 min with our travel partners like East Coast, Grand Central Trains, CrossCountry, East Midlands Trains, First Hull Trains or Thameslink. Normally, there are 25 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around $78 (€68), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $40 (€36). Travelers depart most frequently from London Waterloo and arrive in York.

Train providers: East Coast, Grand Central Trains and CrossCountry from London to York trains

You can travel by train between London and York with East Coast, Grand Central Trains and CrossCountry for as low as $40 (€36). When you search for schedules and tickets, Omio will show you the best route.

LNER is a train company based in the United Kingdom. It operates a wide range of services, from high-speed intercity trains to local services. Its most popular routes include London to Edinburgh, London to Leeds, and London to York. LNER offers a variety of train types, including the Azuma, InterCity 225, and HST. The Azuma is a modern, high-speed train that offers comfortable seating and onboard Wi-Fi. The InterCity 225 is a classic train that offers a more traditional experience. The HST is a high-speed train that offers a smooth ride and plenty of legroom. LNER offers a variety of ticket types, including Advance, Anytime, and Off-Peak. Advance tickets are the cheapest option and must be booked in advance. Anytime tickets are more expensive but can be used at any time. Off-Peak tickets are the most affordable option for travelling during off-peak times. Onboard facilities include comfortable seating, Wi-Fi, power sockets, and a range of food and drink options. LNER also offers a range of discounts and special offers, making it an affordable and convenient way to travel.

East Coast from London to York train information:

  • Average Duration: 1 h 47 min
  • Cheapest Price: $40
  • East Coast frequency: 21 a day

FAQs: Trains from London to York

FAQs: Travel by train from London to York 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 York.
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from London to York can start from as little as $40 (€36) when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for London to York is $78 (€68); however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
On average the London to York train travel time is 1 h 46 min   for the 173 mile (279 km) long trip, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.
The first train from London to York leaves at 7: 00 AM. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from London to York leaves at 11: 00 PM.
Yes, there are 25 direct trains a day from London to York with East Coast or Grand Central Trains. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer direct trains.
Yes, there's a high-speed train to York. Take the fast train with East Midlands Trains from London to York.
For the route from London to York you can take a train with East Coast, Grand Central Trains, CrossCountry, East Midlands Trains, First Hull Trains or Thameslink. Be sure to check out all possible train providers that offer services to York from London on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 11: 00 PM.

Passengers board the train most frequently from London Waterloo, which is located around 1.2 miles (2 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at York, located 0.5 miles (787 m) away from the city centre.

A day trip to York from London is worth doing with a journey time of 1 h 46 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
The cheapest month for a train from London to York is March.
You have options as you can travel between London and York 3 different ways: train, bus or flight.

Important Stations and Airports in London and York

London
York
The major railway station for departures from London is London Waterloo. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at London Waterloo for your journey to York from London.
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Public transit options for London Waterloo
Onward travel information: Waterloo is well connected to London's public transport network. Waterloo Underground station serves the Bakerloo, Jubilee, Northern and Waterloo & City Lines. Plan a journey - Transport for London (tfl. Gov. Uk) Buses depart from several points around the station. All Transport for London Buses are accessible with step free access and have a dedicated mobility space. Buses from Waterloo (tfl. Gov. Uk) The station has a dedicated taxi rank for London Black Taxis on the roadway outside exit 3. Santander Hire Bicycles are available from the docking stations outside. Santander Cycles - Transport for London (tfl. Gov. Uk) Waterloo is within easy walking distance of the South Bank and a number of visitor attractions. Walking - Transport for London (tfl. Gov. Uk).
Metro: Waterloo Underground station is served by the Bakerloo, Jubilee, Northern and Waterloo & City Lines. Step free access is available to and from the Jubilee Line. For more information on London Transport accessibility: Plan an accessible journey - Transport for London (tfl. Gov. Uk).
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Mon - Fri: 06: 00 - 00: 00 | Sat: 06: 00 - 23: 00 | Sun: 07: 00 - 00: 00
Public transit options for London Euston
Tube lines: Circle, Hammersmith & City, Metropolitan, Northern (Bank and Charing Cross branches), Victoria
Overground lines: Watford DC
Bus lines: 18, 30, 59, 68, 73, 91, 168, 205, 253, 390, N5, N20, N73, N91, N205, N253
Rail lines: London North Western Railway, London Overground, Avanti West Coast, Caledonian Sleeper
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Go to Platform 2, there is a gate adjacent to the station from the main road.
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Mon - Fri: 05: 45 - 22: 00 | Sat: 06: 00 - 21: 00 | Sun: 08: 00 - 22: 15
Public transit options for London St Pancras International
Subway lines: Circle Line, Hammersmith & City Line, Metropolitan Line, Northern Line, Piccadilly Line, Victoria Line
Train lines: Overground line, High Speed 1, Eurostar
Bus lines: 326, 139
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Public transit options for London Paddington
Underground lines: Bakerloo Line, Circle Line, District Line, Hammersmith Line
Bus lines: N7, 23, 27, N27, 36, 205, N205, 332, 7, 46, A1, 18, N18
Train lines: Great Western Main Line, Heathrow Express
Metro: Tube Lines.
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Public transit options for London Victoria
Onward travel information: Victoria Bus Station at Station Front
Location for Rail Replacement Services: When weekend engineering dictate that replacement bus services will operate, these will usually depart from the immediate Station front/Terminus Place. Travel from London Victoria is usually conveyed by London Buses in these instances. Check posters and staff for more details.
Metro: Underground services: Victoria Line, District Line and Circle Line
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Public transit options for London Liverpool Street
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Replacement transport stop on either Liverpool Street (outside the station entrance), or beside Platform 10, depending on operational requirements
Metro: Liverpool Street underground station has connections to the Central, Circle, Hammersmith & City and Metropolitan lines.
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Mon - Fri: 05: 00 - 01: 36 | Sat: 05: 00 - 00: 36 | Sun: 05: 30 - 01: 36
Public transit options for London Kings Cross
Underground lines: Circle, Piccadilly, Hammersmith & City, Northern, Metropolitan, Victoria
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
Metro: N/A
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Public transit options for London Bridge
Onward travel information: The Bus Station is located directly outside the main entrance at upper level. There are also bus stops outside on Tooley Street. For further information on buses, a bus information kiosk is also located outside the main doors of the station at upper level.
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Rail replacement bus services are usually found outside the front of the station. However this is sometimes subject to change. Please check engineering posters or consult a member of staff.
Metro: For North and North East Kent and South East London
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Public transit options for London Marylebone
Location for Rail Replacement Services: At station entrance.
Metro: Bakerloo Line.
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Public transit options for London Fenchurch Street
Onward travel information: Rail replacement buses will stop outside HSBC on Fenchurch Street. Aldgate Bus Station. Details of the buses serving Fenchurch Street and Aldgate area, and the Bus Stops they are using is available here
Metro: London Underground (Circle Line and District Line) at Tower Hill - 200m from the Tower Hill exit London Underground (Metropolitan Line, Circle Line) at Aldgate - 300m from Fenchurch Place exit. Docklands Light Railway at Tower Gateway - 300m from the Tower Hill exit.
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Public transit options for London Charing Cross
Metro: Bakerloo Line Northern Line.
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