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Taking the train from London to Duisburg in 5 hours 14 minutes

Thinking about taking the train from London to Duisburg? We've got you covered.

It usually takes around 7 hours 30 minutes to travel the 475 km from London to Duisburg by train, although you can get there in as little as 5 hours 14 minutes on the fastest services. You'll normally find around 10 trains per day running on this route. You'll need to make 1 change along the way as there aren't any direct services on this line.

Train tickets from London to Duisburg start from $76.32 when you book in advance, which can be cheaper than buying them on the day. Start a search in our Journey Planner to check out the latest prices.

Keen to book your train tickets to Duisburg? No need to wait, start a search with us today! If you want to find out a bit more about the journey first, you can find our train schedule below, tips on booking cheap tickets and our FAQs, including first and last train times.

London to Duisburg by train

It takes an average of 7h 30m to travel from London to Duisburg by train, over a distance of around 295 miles (475 km). There are normally 10 trains per day traveling from London to Duisburg and tickets for this journey start from $76.32 when you book in advance.
Journey timeFrom 5h 14m
PriceFrom $76.32
Distance295 miles (475 km)
Frequency10 trains per day
First train06:16
Last train20:01
Departure stationLondon
Arrival stationDuisburg
Changes1 change
Train and bus operatorsFlixbus

London to Duisburg train times

Check out the next trains departing from London to Duisburg for Tuesday Sep 27th 2022. For the full train timetable/schedule, or to search for a later time or date, click here.
DepartsArrivesDuration
06:16 12:14 5h 58m, 2 changes
06:16 13:00 6h 44m, 1 change
09:01 14:18 5h 17m, 2 changes
11:04 16:18 5h 14m, 2 changes
13:01 18:18 5h 17m, 2 changes
13:01 18:53 5h 52m, 1 change
15:04 20:18 5h 14m, 2 changes
15:04 21:02 5h 58m, 1 change
20:01 10:18 14h 17m, 3 changes
20:01 11:18 15h 17m, 2 changes

Cheap train tickets from London to Duisburg

The price of train tickets from London to Duisburg starts at $76.32 one-way for a Standard Class ticket if you book in advance. Booking on the day is usually more expensive and costs can vary depending on the time of day, route or class.

Book in advance

Most of the train companies across Europe release their tickets around three to six months in advance, many of which can be cheaper the earlier you book. If you know the dates you want to travel, you may be able to find some cheaper train tickets from London to Duisburg by booking early.§

Be flexible with your travel times

Many of the train services in Europe are also popular commuter services, lots of train companies increase ticket prices during “peak hours” (generally between 06:00 – 10:00 and 15:00 – 19:00 on weekdays). If you can, consider travelling outside of peak hours to find lower priced tickets.

Choose a slower or connecting train

On some of the busier routes, you might also have the option to take a slower or connecting train. It may take a little longer than some high-speed or direct services, but if you have a little extra time on your hands, you might find a cheaper fare. Plus, you'll have more time to enjoy the view of the countryside!

Look out for special deals

Take a look at our handy guides to find out when train operators release their special deals and offers to see if you can find cheap European train tickets for your journey.

For specific information about how to get your hands on cheap tickets, check out our European train tickets hub.

§Some train companies may not offer any Advance ticket types or cheaper deals for early bookings. On rare occasions, train companies may choose to release special offers closer to the date on last-minute or late-release tickets. This is dependent on the individual train operating company you travel with.

FAQs for London to Duisburg

Want to know more about your journey from London to Duisburg? We've compiled some of the most frequently asked questions by our customers to help you plan your journey.

How long does the train from London to Duisburg take?

The average journey time by train between London and Duisburg is 7 hours and 30 minutes, with around 10 trains per day. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays, so use our Journey Planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.

What's the fastest journey time between London and Duisburg by train?

The fastest journey time by train from London to Duisburg is 5 hours and 14 minutes.

How much does the train from London to Duisburg cost?

Train tickets from London to Duisburg can start from as little as $76.32 when you book in advance and are usually more expensive when purchased on the day. Prices can also vary depending the time of day, route and class you book.

Is there a direct train from London to Duisburg?

No, there are no direct train services from London to Duisburg. Travelling from London to Duisburg by train will require a minimum of 1 change.

What time does the first train from London to Duisburg leave?

The first train from London to Duisburg leaves at 06:16. Times and services may vary during weekends and holidays.

What time does the last train from London to Duisburg leave?

The last train from London to Duisburg leaves at 20:01. Trains that depart in the early morning hours or very late evening may be sleeper services, time and services may also vary during weekends and holidays.

What's the distance between London and Duisburg by train?

Trains travelling from London to Duisburg cover a distance of around 295 miles (475 km) during the journey.

Looking for more information?

If you’re looking for the return train journey, check out trains from Duisburg to London.
The information provided is calculated based on scheduled train services for London to Duisburg for a typical week day using timetable data for 09/27/2022. On weekends, holidays or other exceptional times, fewer services may be available. The fare range provided has been found by our customers on Trainline on 10/27/2022 for travel on 10/27/2022 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.

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