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London Kings Cross to Kings Lynn by train

It takes an average of 1h 50m to travel from London Kings Cross to Kings Lynn by train, over a distance of around 87 miles (141 km). There are normally 25 trains per day travelling from London Kings Cross to Kings Lynn and tickets for this journey start from £28.50 when you book in advance.
Journey timeFrom 1h 41m
PriceFrom £28.50
Distance87 miles (141 km)
Frequency25 trains per day
First train04:42
Last train23:12
Departure stationLondon Kings Cross
Arrival stationKings Lynn
ChangesDirect trains available
Train operatorsGreat Northern

London Kings Cross to Kings Lynn train times

Check out the next trains departing from London Kings Cross to Kings Lynn for Tuesday 12th July 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
10:42 12:31 1h 49m, direct
11:42 13:31 1h 49m, direct
12:42 14:31 1h 49m, direct
13:42 15:31 1h 49m, direct
14:42 16:31 1h 49m, direct
15:12 17:07 1h 55m, 1 change
15:42 17:32 1h 50m, direct
16:39 18:27 1h 48m, direct
17:39 19:31 1h 52m, direct
18:09 19:57 1h 48m, direct

How to travel from London Kings Cross to Kings Lynn by train

Want to find out more about taking the train from London Kings Cross to Kings Lynn? Look no further.

On average, it takes around 1h 50m to travel from London Kings Cross to Kings Lynn by train, and you'll usually find 35 trains running along the route daily for 87 miles (141 km). There’s no need for any changes along the way, as there are direct trains available to your destination. Great Northern trains serve this route. They’ll get you to Kings Lynn in just 1h 42m; keep an eye out for the blue WiFi logo on the side of the carriage, as this means the train is equipped with on-board WiFi.

To snap up the cheapest fares, book an Off-Peak time – tickets are usually cheaper when you travel Off-Peak compared to taking the train at Peak times. If you want to save even more, get a Railcard – you’ll save up to 1/3 on eligible journeys for a whole year.

If you want to know more about the journey from London Kings Cross to Kings Lynn by train, keep reading for timetable, tips on finding cheap tickets and FAQs including first and last train times. Want to go straight to booking? Start a search with us today!

Journey details

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

The average journey time by train between London Kings Cross and Kings Lynn is 1 hour and 50 minutes, with around 25 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 London Kings Cross and Kings Lynn by train?

The fastest journey time by train from London Kings Cross to Kings Lynn is 1 hour and 41 minutes.

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

Train ticket prices from London Kings Cross to Kings Lynn can start from as little as £28.50 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 London Kings Cross to Kings Lynn?

Yes, it is possible to travel from London Kings Cross to Kings Lynn without having to change trains. There are 25 direct trains from London Kings Cross to Kings Lynn each day. Though there may be fewer direct services available depending on your exact departure date.

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

The first train from London Kings Cross to Kings Lynn leaves at 04:42. Times and services may vary during weekends and holidays.

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

The last train from London Kings Cross to Kings Lynn leaves at 23:12. 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 London Kings Cross and Kings Lynn by train?

Trains travelling from London Kings Cross to Kings Lynn cover a distance of around 87 miles (141 km) during the journey.

Looking for more information?

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

Cheap train tickets from London Kings Cross to Kings Lynn

Train tickets from London Kings Cross to Kings Lynn start at £28.50 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.

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 London Kings Cross to Kings Lynn 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.

Split your tickets

Download our app to find split tickets — courtesy of SplitSave, our handy feature which 'splits' your train tickets where possible to find you a better deal. Learn more about the clever tech behind split tickets, and how to spot SplitSave discounts in our app.

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

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