It takes an average of 3h 0m to travel from London Kings Cross to Durham by train, over a distance of around 232 miles (374 km). There are normally 24 trains per day travelling from London Kings Cross to Durham and tickets for this journey start from £28.90 when you book in advance.
London Kings Cross
From 2h 33m
232 miles (374 km)
24 trains per day
Direct trains available
If you want to travel from London Kings Cross to Durham by train, you've come to the right place.
The average journey time from London Kings Cross to Durham by train is 3h 20m, with around 22 trains travelling 232 miles (374 km) between these two destinations daily. Good news! There are direct trains available on this route, so you can just make yourself comfortable as soon as you board the train and just enjoy the journey. Services between London Kings Cross and Durham are run by London North Eastern Railway (LNER). Sit back and enjoy free on-board WiFi, the on-board Cafe Bar, plus power sockets if you’re sat at a table.
If you want to snap up the cheapest fares, book an Off-Peak time and get a Railcard. You can check ticket prices in our Journey Planner at the top of the page.
If you’re feeling ready to book, start a search for cheap train tickets with us today. Want to check if trains are running? Use our timetable to view live train times from London Kings Cross to Durham.
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 London Kings Cross to Durham is right for you.
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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