Darlington to London Kings Cross train times information
Trains go directly from Darlington to Kings Cross approximately every half an hour, although the exact time varies. East Coast Trains provide a direct service, whilst Cross Country and Grand Central go as far as Doncaster and York respectively; thereafter travellers need to take an East Coast train to complete their journey. Travel time for both options is approximately two hours and 45 minutes.
Free Wi-Fi, restaurant dining and café car services are all available on East Coast trains. Breakfast and dinner are served in the restaurant car, while sandwiches, snacks and drinks may be purchased at the café. First class passengers have the additional option of being served in their seats. Bicycles may be taken aboard the train, though it is best to call in advance to arrange this as space is limited.
*Information correct at time of writing (March 2011). May be subject to change
Journey information from Darlington to London Kings Cross
Train Fares from: £ 115.70
Fastest route: 2h 22m
Slowest route: 2h 47m
Average Journey Time: 2h 34m
Train per day: Around 60
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How long does it take to travel from Darlington to London Kings Cross by train?
The average journey time between Darlington and London Kings Cross is 2 hours 34 minutes. The fastest journey time is 2 hours 22 minutes. On an average weekday, there are 60 trains per day travelling from Darlington to London Kings Cross. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays.
Are there direct trains from Darlington to London Kings Cross?
Yes, it is possible to travel from Darlington to London Kings Cross without having to change trains. Use our journey planner above to get direct train times from Darlington to London Kings Cross.
What time are the first and last train from Darlington to London Kings Cross?
The first train from Darlington to London Kings Cross departs at .
The last train from Darlington to London Kings Cross departs at .
No sleeper services are available.
There may also be less services on weekends and public holidays; use the Journey Planner above to search for a specific train on your chosen travel date.