It takes an average of 8h 49m to travel from St Helens to London by train, over a distance of around 174 miles (280 km). There are normally 109 trains per day traveling from St Helens to London and tickets for this journey start from $34.97 when you book in advance.
From 2h 15m
174 miles (280 km)
109 trains per day
CrossCountry, Great Western Railway, TransPennine Express, Hull Trains, East Midlands Railway, Avanti West Coast, Thameslink, Merseyrail, London North Eastern Railway, Transport for Wales, Grand Central Railway
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The average journey time from St Helens to London by train is 8 hours 49 minutes, although on the fastest services it can take just 2 hours 15 minutes. You'll usually find 109 trains per day traveling the 280 km between these two destinations. You'll need to make 1 change along the way as there are no direct services to London.
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The average journey time by train between St Helens and London is 8 hours and 49 minutes, with around 109 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.
The fastest journey time by train from St Helens to London is 2 hours and 15 minutes.
Train tickets from St Helens to London can start from as little as $34.97 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.
No, there are no direct train services from St Helens to London. Travelling from St Helens to London by train will require a minimum of 1 change.
The first train from St Helens to London leaves at 04:26. Times and services may vary during weekends and holidays.
The last train from St Helens to London leaves at 23:58. 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.
Trains travelling from St Helens to London cover a distance of around 174 miles (280 km) during the journey.
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