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Poitiers to London by train

It takes an average of 10h 41m to travel from Poitiers to London by train, over a distance of around 341 miles (548 km). There are normally 3 trains per day travelling from Poitiers to London and tickets for this journey start from €73 when you book in advance.
Journey timeFrom 8h 19m
PriceFrom €73
Distance341 miles (548 km)
Frequency3 trains per day
First train09:20
Last train19:15
Departure stationPoitiers
Arrival stationLondon
Changes1 change

Poitiers to London train times

Check out the next trains departing from Poitiers to London for Tuesday 22nd June 2021. For the full train timetable/schedule, or to search for a later time or date, click here.
DepartsArrivesDuration
09:20 17:39 8h 19m, 2 changes
10:19 18:40 8h 21m, 1 change
19:15 10:39 15h 24m, 1 change

Cheap train tickets from Poitiers to London

The price of train tickets from Poitiers to London starts at €73 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 Poitiers to London 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.

Journey details

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

The average journey time by train between Poitiers and London is 10 hours and 41 minutes, with around 3 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 Poitiers and London by train?

The fastest journey time by train from Poitiers to London is 8 hours and 19 minutes.

How much does the train from Poitiers to London cost?

Train ticket prices from Poitiers to London can start from as little as €73 when you book in advance. The cost of tickets can vary depending on the time of day, route and class you book and are usually more expensive if you book on the day.

Is there a direct train from Poitiers to London?

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

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

The first train from Poitiers to London leaves at 09:20. Times and services may vary during weekends and holidays.

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

The last train from Poitiers to London leaves at 19:15. 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 Poitiers and London by train?

Trains travelling from Poitiers to London cover a distance of around 341 miles (548 km) during the journey.

Looking for more information?

If you’re looking for the return train journey, check out trains from London to Poitiers.
The information provided is calculated based on scheduled train services for Poitiers to London for a typical week day using timetable data for 06/22/2021. 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 12/02/2021 for travel on 12/02/2021 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.

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