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About the train journey from London to Lorient

Want to travel from London to Lorient by train? Start your journey with us.

The train from London to Lorient usually takes 11 hours 1 minute on average to travel 479 km, although the quickest services can take as little as 6 hours 32 minutes. You can expect to find 8 trains per day running on this popular route. As there aren't any direct services running between London and Lorient, you'll need to make 1 change on your way to Lorient.

To help you get the best train deals, we'll highlight the cheapest train ticket prices from London to Lorient in our Journey Planner. Just remember, the sooner you book your tickets, the more you'll save, as advance tickets start from $92.57.

Keep reading for more information about the train journey to Lorient, including FAQs, timetables with first and last train times and tips on booking cheap train tickets. If you're ready to book, just start a search for tickets with us today.

London to Lorient by train

It takes an average of 11h 1m to travel from London to Lorient by train, over a distance of around 298 miles (479 km). There are normally 8 trains per day traveling from London to Lorient and tickets for this journey start from $92.57 when you book in advance.
Journey timeFrom 6h 32m
PriceFrom $92.57
Distance298 miles (479 km)
Frequency8 trains per day
First train05:40
Last train20:01
Departure stationLondon
Arrival stationLorient
Changes1 change
Train and bus operatorsBlaBlaCar Bus

London to Lorient train times

Check out the next trains departing from London to Lorient for Tuesday Dec 13th 2022. For the full train timetable/schedule, or to search for a later time or date, click here.
DepartsArrivesDuration
05:40 12:57 7h 17m, 1 change
07:55 15:17 7h 22m, 1 change
09:24 16:55 7h 31m, 1 change
12:24 18:56 6h 32m, 1 change
12:55 06:21 17h 26m, 3 changes
15:31 06:23 14h 52m, 2 changes
16:22 06:44 14h 22m, 2 changes
20:01 08:51 12h 50m, 1 change

Cheap train tickets from London to Lorient

The price of train tickets from London to Lorient starts at $92.57 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 Lorient 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 Lorient

Want to know more about your journey from London to Lorient? 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 Lorient take?

The average journey time by train between London and Lorient is 11 hours and 1 minute, with around 8 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 Lorient by train?

The fastest journey time by train from London to Lorient is 6 hours and 32 minutes.

How much does the train from London to Lorient cost?

Train tickets from London to Lorient can start from as little as $92.57 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 Lorient?

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

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

The first train from London to Lorient leaves at 05:40. Times and services may vary during weekends and holidays.

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

The last train from London to Lorient 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 Lorient by train?

Trains travelling from London to Lorient cover a distance of around 298 miles (479 km) during the journey.

Looking for more information?

If you’re looking for the return train journey, check out trains from Lorient to London.
The information provided is calculated based on scheduled train services for London to Lorient for a typical week day using timetable data for 12/13/2022. 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 04/01/2023 for travel on 04/01/2023 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.

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