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Huddersfield to London Kings Cross by train

It takes an average of 4h 37m to travel from Huddersfield to London Kings Cross by train, over a distance of around 162 miles (261 km). There are normally 80 trains per day travelling from Huddersfield to London Kings Cross and tickets for this journey start from £18.70 when you book in advance.
Journey timeFrom 2h 42m
PriceFrom £18.70
Distance162 miles (261 km)
Frequency80 trains per day
First train02:38
Last train01:01
Departure stationHuddersfield
Arrival stationLondon Kings Cross
Changes1 change
Train operatorsCrossCountry, TransPennine Express, Hull Trains, London North Eastern Railway, Grand Central Railway

Huddersfield to London Kings Cross train times

Check out the next trains departing from Huddersfield to London Kings Cross for Tuesday 16th August 2022 using our handy timetable below, including platform and live travel information. You can view the full day timetable or search for a different date here.
DepartsArrivesDuration
10:45 13:52 3h 7m, 1 change
11:12 14:01 2h 49m, 1 change
11:17 14:31 3h 14m, 1 change
11:25 14:40 3h 15m, 2 changes
11:46 14:49 3h 3m, 1 change
12:12 15:01 2h 49m, 1 change
12:17 15:31 3h 14m, 1 change
12:25 15:47 3h 22m, 2 changes
12:46 15:50 3h 4m, 1 change
13:12 16:01 2h 49m, 1 change

Take the train from Huddersfield to London Kings Cross in 2 hours 42 minutes

If you want to travel from Huddersfield to London Kings Cross by train, you've come to the right place.

You can expect the journey from Huddersfield to London Kings Cross by train to take around 4 hours 37 minutes. If you want to get there as quickly as possible, it can take as little as 2 hours 42 minutes on the fastest services. You'll usually find around 80 trains per day running on this route, which spans 162 miles (261 km). You'll have to make 1 change along the way on your journey to London Kings Cross. You can travel on this route with either London North Eastern Railway, TransPennine Express or CrossCountry. As the main train operators on this route, all offer comfortable seating and plenty of space for luggage as standard.

Train tickets from Huddersfield to London Kings Cross start from £18.70 when you book in advance, which can be cheaper than buying them on the day. Travelling during Off-Peak times or using a Railcard can also help you save money on train travel. Start a search in our Journey Planner to check out the latest prices.

Ready to book? Start your search for cheap train tickets with us today. Keep reading for more information, including money-saving tips, or check our timetable above where you can view live train times.

Journey details

Want to know more about your journey from Huddersfield to London Kings Cross? 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 Huddersfield to London Kings Cross take?

The average journey time by train between Huddersfield and London Kings Cross is 4 hours and 37 minutes, with around 80 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 Huddersfield and London Kings Cross by train?

The fastest journey time by train from Huddersfield to London Kings Cross is 2 hours and 42 minutes.

How much does the train from Huddersfield to London Kings Cross cost?

Train ticket prices from Huddersfield to London Kings Cross can start from as little as £18.70 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 Huddersfield to London Kings Cross?

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

What time does the first train from Huddersfield to London Kings Cross leave?

The first train from Huddersfield to London Kings Cross leaves at 02:38. Times and services may vary during weekends and holidays.

What time does the last train from Huddersfield to London Kings Cross leave?

The last train from Huddersfield to London Kings Cross leaves at 01:01. 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 Huddersfield and London Kings Cross by train?

Trains travelling from Huddersfield to London Kings Cross cover a distance of around 162 miles (261 km) during the journey.

Looking for more information?

If you’re looking for the return train journey, check out trains from London Kings Cross to Huddersfield.

Cheap train tickets from Huddersfield to London Kings Cross

Train tickets from Huddersfield to London Kings Cross start at £18.70 one way for a Standard Class ticket if you book in advance. As most UK train companies increase their prices as the departure date approaches, we’ll help you find the cheapest tickets.

Book in advance

Look out for Advance tickets – they usually come out up to 12 weeks before the departure date and can be cheaper than buying on the day. If you’re here a tad early, sign up for our Advance ticket alert today to get notified when your tickets are released.

Consider a Season Ticket

If you catch this train more than 3 times per week, you could save money with a Season Ticket. With annual, monthly and weekly options available, find out if a season ticket for Huddersfield to London Kings Cross is right for you.

Use your Railcard

National Railcards offer a 1/3 off eligible train tickets in the UK and can be a great investment if you travel a few times or more in a year. Find out how you can save with a National Railcard here.

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For more money-saving tips on UK and European train travel, read our cheap train tickets guide.

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