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Inverness to London Euston by train

It takes an average of 11h 24m to travel from Inverness to London Euston by train, over a distance of around 443 miles (712 km). There are normally 2 trains per day travelling from Inverness to London Euston and tickets for this journey start from £55.50 when you book in advance.
Journey timeFrom 11h 4m
PriceFrom £55.50
Distance443 miles (712 km)
Frequency2 trains per day
First train19:16
Last train20:45
Departure stationInverness
Arrival stationLondon Euston
ChangesDirect trains available
Train operatorsCaledonian Sleeper

Inverness to London Euston train times

Check out the next trains departing from Inverness to London Euston for mardi 16 août 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
08:45 18:09 9h 24m, 2 changes
09:42 19:01 9h 19m, 3 changes
09:42 19:08 9h 26m, 2 changes
10:51 20:03 9h 12m, 2 changes
10:51 20:36 9h 45m, 1 change
10:57 21:17 10h 20m, 4 changes
10:57 21:19 10h 22m, 3 changes
12:48 22:04 9h 16m, 2 changes
12:48 22:41 9h 53m, 1 change
14:49 01:12 10h 23m, 2 changes

Travelling from Inverness to London by train

There are no direct services for this route but you can take a ScotRail train from Inverness to Edinburgh Haymarket, before changing for a TransPennine Express service to Carlisle. From there, an Avanti West Coast train will take you to London Euston. All London North Eastern Railway (LNER) trains come with First Class seatings as well.

If you're travelling from Inverness to London, you may find it quicker to travel from Inverness to London King's Cross instead. You can then take the Underground for one stop to Euston if you need to catch a connecting train from there.

ScotRail provides free WiFi on this route, First Class seating, and there are no restrictions on bikes. However, space is limited during peak hours. There's also an at-seat buffet cart service providing hot and cold drinks and light snacks.

For more information, visit our ScotRail page.

Route information from Inverness to London

From Inverness you'll be taken through the scenic Scottish Highlands. You'll then be able to enjoy the picturesque landscapes of Cairngorms National Park, the largest national park in the British Isles.

After a brief stop in Edinburgh, you'll be treated to a view of the coast and the North Sea before heading down through the North East of England. You'll pass through York and Peterborough as you head towards London Euston.

Journey details

Want to know more about your journey from Inverness to London Euston? 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 Inverness to London Euston take?

The average journey time by train between Inverness and London Euston is 11 hours and 24 minutes, with around 2 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 Inverness and London Euston by train?

The fastest journey time by train from Inverness to London Euston is 11 hours and 4 minutes.

How much does the train from Inverness to London Euston cost?

Train ticket prices from Inverness to London Euston can start from as little as £55.50 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 Inverness to London Euston?

Yes, it is possible to travel from Inverness to London Euston without having to change trains. There are 2 direct trains from Inverness to London Euston each day. Though there may be fewer direct services available depending on your exact departure date.

What time does the first train from Inverness to London Euston leave?

The first train from Inverness to London Euston leaves at 19:16. Times and services may vary during weekends and holidays.

What time does the last train from Inverness to London Euston leave?

The last train from Inverness to London Euston leaves at 20:45. 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 Inverness and London Euston by train?

Trains travelling from Inverness to London Euston cover a distance of around 443 miles (712 km) during the journey.

Looking for more information?

If you’re looking for the return train journey, check out trains from London Euston to Inverness.

Cheap train tickets from Inverness to London Euston

Train tickets from Inverness to London Euston start at £55.50 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.

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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 Inverness to London Euston is right for you.

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