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    London Kings Cross
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    12:54
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    13:42
    York
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    13:58
    York
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    15:49
    London Kings Cross
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    1 change
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    13:54
    Durham
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    14:42
    York
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    14:58
    York
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    16:50
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    on time
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    1 change
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    14:48
    Durham
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    15:58
    Doncaster
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    16:05
    Doncaster
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    17:47
    London Kings Cross
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    on time
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    1 change
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    Durham
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    15:05
    Durham
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    15:22
    Darlington
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    15:27
    Darlington
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    17:52
    London Kings Cross
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    on time
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    London Kings Cross
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    0 changes
    Super Off Peak
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    Durham
    Platform 1 estimated
    15:54
    Durham
    Platform 1 estimated
    16:42
    York
    Platform 3 estimated
    16:58
    York
    Platform 3 estimated
    18:49
    London Kings Cross
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    on time
    London Kings Cross
    Platform 6 estimated
    1 change
    Super Off Peak
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    Durham
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    on time
    London Kings Cross
    Platform 6 estimated
    0 changes
    Super Off Peak

Journey information from Durham to London

  • Train Fares from: £20.50
  • Fastest route:
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  • Average journey time:
  • Changes: Direct

Durham to London train times information

Both direct and indirect routes to London call at Durham hourly. Virgin Trains East Coast provide a direct service to London Kings Cross which takes approximately 3 hours. CrossCountry operates an indirect route changing at York which also takes roughly 3 hours.

Breakfast options are available to all passengers until 10am. While first class travellers have the choice from an at-seat dining menu, standard class have a choice of porridge, pastries and various healthy options.

CrossCountry services provide snacks for travellers between 6am and 8pm and there is also wheelchair space available in Coach A for first class passengers and Coach F for standard class.

*Information correct at time of writing (March 2011). May be subject to change
  • How long does it take to travel from Durham to London by train?

    The average journey time between Durham and London is . The fastest journey time is . On an average weekday, there are 19 trains per day travelling from Durham to London. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays.

    Avg. Duration
  • Are there direct trains from Durham to London?

    Yes, it is possible to travel from Durham to London without having to change trains. Use our journey planner above to get direct train times from Durham to London.

    Direct
  • What is the distance between Durham and London?

    The distance between Durham and London is 234 miles.

    Distance: 234 miles
  • What time is the first train from Durham to London?

    The first train from Durham to London departs at .

    What time is the last train from Durham to London?

    The last train from Durham to London departs at .

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    Last train
    No sleeper services are available. There may also be fewer services on weekends and public holidays; use the Journey Planner above to search for a specific train on your chosen travel date.
  • If you're like us, you've probably seen the sheer number of ticket types available in the UK and wondered ''Why are there so many?!'' Well, luckily we've put together a handy guide to all the variations of train ticket you may encounter on your travels.

    *Please note that not all types of train tickets are available for every journey. Factors such as the time, date and train company you'll be using can affect the availability of each one.

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*Average savings on all fares booked at least one week before day of travel vs Anytime fares purchased on day of travel. Subject to availability. Excludes coach.**Advance adult single fare. Excludes booking fee. Prices seen by Trainline customers in the last 30 days. Availability limited.