Cheap train tickets from Peterborough to London

Showing times and prices for Dec 3

Cheapest

$38

Average

$42

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 Peterborough to London will cost around $ 42 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 38.

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08:13AMPeterborough0h56 09:09AMLondon Kings Cross
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$381One-way
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08:29AMPeterborough0h58 09:27AMLondon Kings Cross
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$381One-way
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08:44AMPeterborough0h52 09:36AMLondon Kings Cross
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$381One-way
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09:08AMPeterborough0h52 10:00AMLondon Kings Cross
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$381One-way
08:56AMPeterborough1h18 10:14AMLondon St Pancras
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$471One-way

Train schedule from Peterborough to London

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08:13AMPeterborough0h56 09:09AMLondon Kings Cross
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08:23AMPeterborough1h21 09:44AMLondon St Pancras
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08:29AMPeterborough0h58 09:27AMLondon Kings Cross
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08:44AMPeterborough0h52 09:36AMLondon Kings Cross
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08:56AMPeterborough1h18 10:14AMLondon St Pancras
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09:08AMPeterborough0h52 10:00AMLondon Kings Cross
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Fri
Dec 3
$38London North Eastern Railway
Sat
Dec 4
$28London North Eastern Railway
Sun
Dec 5
$31Thameslink
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Dec 6
$47Thameslink
Tue
Dec 7
$47Thameslink
Wed
Dec 8
$47Thameslink
Thu
Dec 9
$47Thameslink
Fri
Dec 10
$38London North Eastern Railway
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Dec 11
$25London North Eastern Railway
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Dec 12
$25London North Eastern Railway
Mon
Dec 13
$47Thameslink
Tue
Dec 14
$47Thameslink
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Dec 15
$47Thameslink
Thu
Dec 16
$47Thameslink
Fri
Dec 17
$38London North Eastern Railway
Sat
Dec 18
$23London North Eastern Railway
Sun
Dec 19
$23London North Eastern Railway
Mon
Dec 20
$47Thameslink
Tue
Dec 21
$47Thameslink
Wed
Dec 22
$48Thameslink

Fastest train times from Peterborough to London

Showing times and prices for Dec 3

Fastest Journey

52 m

Average

1 h 2 m

Trains per day

6

Distance

119 km

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

These direct trains cover the 119 km distance in an average of 1 h 2 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 52 m .

The slowest trains will take 1 h 21 m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.

Fastest
08:44AMPeterborough0h52 09:36AMLondon Kings Cross
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$381One-way
Fastest
09:08AMPeterborough0h52 10:00AMLondon Kings Cross
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$381One-way
08:13AMPeterborough0h56 09:09AMLondon Kings Cross
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$381One-way
08:29AMPeterborough0h58 09:27AMLondon Kings Cross
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$381One-way
08:56AMPeterborough1h18 10:14AMLondon St Pancras
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$471One-way

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Train Information from Peterborough to London

distanceDistance73 miles (118 km)
durationAverage train duration52 min
priceAverage train ticket price$41 (€34)
frequencyTrain frequency25 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 25 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersLondon North Eastern Railway, Great Northern or Thameslink

Trains from Peterborough to London cover the 73 miles (118 km) long journey taking on average 52 min with our travel partners like London North Eastern Railway, Great Northern or Thameslink. Normally, there are 25 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around $41 (€34), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $28 (€23). Travelers depart most frequently from Peterborough and arrive in London Victoria.

Trains from Peterborough to London

Peterborough is a modern city with a historic center, and an imposing Norman cathedral. Located on the East Coast Main Line, it has excellent rail links with the capital, with several rail operators offering direct connections to two stations in London. Direct trains from Peterborough to London are available seven days a week, with journey times of under an hour for the fastest services. Connections operate from very early morning to late evening.

Which train companies travel from Peterborough to London?

London North Eastern Railway (LNER) operates frequent direct trains from Peterborough to London King's Cross on the East Coast Main Line. Great Northern also provides direct services to London King's Cross. Thameslink provides daily direct connections from Peterborough to London Bridge Station.

How long is the train from Peterborough to London.?

The fastest connections on the 80 mile trip south from Peterborough to the capital are LNER non-stop services to London King's Cross, taking 50 minutes. Most LNER trains take five to 15 minutes longer on this route. Great Northern stopping services to King's Cross take from one hour and 3 minutes to one hour and 20 minutes. Thameslink trains from Peterborough to London Bridge take just over one hour and 30 minutes.

How many trains are there from Peterborough to London?

The LNER timetable offers direct trains to King's Cross from Peterborough at least every half hour from early morning to  just before midnight. Great Northern connections to King's Cross operate hourly from early to mid morning. Thameslink services to London Bridge run every half hour from very early morning  to late at night. Sunday schedules are reduced, with fewer early morning departures.

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

Departure train station: Peterborough Station is located on the western side of the city center, served by bus routes to the adjacent Queensgate Bus Station. Facilities at the station include a supermarket, coffee shop, ATMs, news vendor and taxi stands.

Arrival train station:London King's Cross Station is on the northern side of the city center, with Underground connections on six lines and buses available on Euston Road. London Bridge Station is south-east of the center, with its own bus terminus and two Underground lines. Both stations have pubs, coffee shops, WiFi and taxi stands.

Train tickets from Peterborough to London: when to book to save $

Time Price Savings
1 week earlier 15 €
2 weeks earlier 15 €0%
3 weeks earlier 14 €7%
1 month before 15 €0%
2 months earlier 15 €0%


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Trains from Peterborough to London
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FAQs
How much does a cheap train to London from Peterborough cost?
Train tickets between Peterborough and London for some dates and times can be found for as cheap as $28 (€23)  one way in the next 7 days.
How much is a train ticket to London from Peterborough?
In the next 7 days you can expect to pay on average $41 (€34)  for a train ticket between Peterborough and London.
What is the distance to London from Peterborough by train?
You should expect to travel around 73 miles (118 km)  from Peterborough to London by train.
How many hours is the train time between Peterborough and London?
The train time between Peterborough and London is on average 52 min  for the 73 miles (118 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go to London from Peterborough by train can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.
What train station in Peterborough goes to London? What train station do I come into London from Peterborough?

Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from Peterborough   and arrive in London Victoria.

Where is the departure train station in Peterborough located? Where is the arrival train station in London located?

Passengers board the train most frequently from Peterborough, which is located around 0.1 miles (162 m) away from the city center, and they get off the train at London Victoria, located 1.2 miles (2 km) away from the city center.

What train providers offer a service to London from Peterborough?
When taking a train from Peterborough to London, you can count on London North Eastern Railway, Great Northern or Thameslink for the best way to get you to London. You can also check all possible train providers who offer a service between Peterborough and London and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.
Is there a direct train from Peterborough to London?
Yes, there are 25 direct trains a day from Peterborough to London. If you’re looking for a direct train, consider traveling with Great Northern, Thameslink or London North Eastern Railway. Nonstop train services tend to offer more convenience and save you time getting you to your destination, so it's worth paying attention to this when booking your train tickets.
How many trains per day are there to London from Peterborough?
The average number of trains departing Peterborough for London is 25 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
When should I purchase the Peterborough to London train for the best deals on tickets?
The price of a one way train ticket from Peterborough to London is on average $41 (€34) if you buy 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 trip. In general, you can find train tickets to London from Peterborough available a few months in advance.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Peterborough
London
The major railway station for departures from Peterborough is Peterborough. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Peterborough for your journey from Peterborough to London.