From 3h 50m
171 miles (275 km)
12 trains per day
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The train from York to Harwich usually takes 5 hours 25 minutes on average to travel 275 km, although the quickest services can take as little as 3 hours 50 minutes. You can expect to find 12 trains per day running on this popular route. As there aren't any direct services running between York and Harwich, you'll need to make 2 changes on your way to Harwich.
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The average journey time by train between York and Harwich is 5 hours and 25 minutes, with around 12 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 York to Harwich is 3 hours and 50 minutes.
No, there are no direct train services from York to Harwich. Travelling from York to Harwich by train will require a minimum of 2 changes.
The first train from York to Harwich leaves at 05:19. Times and services may vary during weekends and holidays.
The last train from York to Harwich leaves at 23:14. 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 York to Harwich cover a distance of around 171 miles (275 km) during the journey.
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