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London to Burnley

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  1. on time
    London Euston
    21:40
    London Euston
    23:49
    Manchester Piccadilly
    Platform 8 estimated
    00:09
    Manchester Piccadilly
    Platform 14 estimated
    00:59
    Preston (Lancs)
    Platform 1 estimated
    05:05
    Preston (Lancs)
    Platform 2 estimated
    05:48
    Burnley Barracks
    Platform 1 estimated
    Burnley Barracks
    Platform 1 estimated
    2 changes
    Off Peak
  2. on time
    London Euston
    23:00
    London Euston
    01:59
    Manchester Piccadilly
    Platform 9 estimated
    05:00
    Manchester Piccadilly
    Platform 14 estimated
    05:33
    Preston (Lancs)
    Platform 3 estimated
    05:46
    Preston (Lancs)
    Platform 2 estimated
    06:20
    Burnley Manchester Road
    Platform 2
    on time
    Burnley Manchester Road
    Platform 2
    2 changes
    Off Peak
  3. on time
    London St Pancras International
    Platform 3 estimated
    23:08
    London St Pancras International
    Platform 3 estimated
    01:43
    Nottingham
    Platform 6 estimated
    05:20
    Nottingham
    Platform 5B estimated
    06:15
    Sheffield
    Platform 8A estimated
    06:44
    Sheffield
    Platform 2B estimated
    07:43
    Leeds
    Platform 17B estimated
    07:55
    Leeds
    Platform 12C estimated
    08:58
    Burnley Manchester Road
    Platform 1 estimated
    Burnley Manchester Road
    Platform 1 estimated
    3 changes
    Peak
  4. on time
    London Kings Cross
    Platform 3 estimated
    23:33
    London Kings Cross
    Platform 3 estimated
    02:36
    Leeds
    Platform 12 estimated
    05:12
    Leeds
    Platform 11 estimated
    06:01
    Todmorden
    Platform 1 estimated
    06:29
    Todmorden
    Platform 2 estimated
    06:45
    Burnley Manchester Road
    Platform 1 estimated
    Burnley Manchester Road
    Platform 1 estimated
    2 changes
    Super Off Peak
  5. on time
    London Kings Cross
    Platform 3 estimated
    23:33
    London Kings Cross
    Platform 3 estimated
    02:36
    Leeds
    Platform 12 estimated
    05:57
    Leeds
    Platform 12C estimated
    07:01
    Burnley Manchester Road
    Platform 1
    on time
    Burnley Manchester Road
    Platform 1
    1 change
    Super Off Peak
  6. London Euston
    06:05
    London Euston
    08:36
    Preston (Lancs)
    Platform 4 estimated
    08:45
    Preston (Lancs)
    Platform 2 estimated
    09:20
    Burnley Manchester Road
    Platform 2 estimated
    Burnley Manchester Road
    Platform 2 estimated
    1 change
    Off Peak
  7. London Euston
    07:30
    London Euston
    09:38
    Preston (Lancs)
    Platform 3 estimated
    09:46
    Preston (Lancs)
    Platform 2 estimated
    10:20
    Burnley Manchester Road
    Platform 2 estimated
    Burnley Manchester Road
    Platform 2 estimated
    1 change
    Off Peak
  8. London Euston
    08:30
    London Euston
    10:38
    Preston (Lancs)
    Platform 3 estimated
    10:46
    Preston (Lancs)
    Platform 2 estimated
    11:19
    Burnley Manchester Road
    Platform 2 estimated
    Burnley Manchester Road
    Platform 2 estimated
    1 change
    Off Peak
  9. London Euston
    09:30
    London Euston
    11:38
    Preston (Lancs)
    Platform 3 estimated
    11:46
    Preston (Lancs)
    Platform 2 estimated
    12:20
    Burnley Manchester Road
    Platform 2 estimated
    Burnley Manchester Road
    Platform 2 estimated
    1 change
    Off Peak
  10. London Euston
    10:30
    London Euston
    12:38
    Preston (Lancs)
    Platform 3 estimated
    12:46
    Preston (Lancs)
    Platform 2 estimated
    13:20
    Burnley Manchester Road
    Platform 2 estimated
    Burnley Manchester Road
    Platform 2 estimated
    1 change
    Off Peak

Journey information from London to Burnley

  • Train Fares from: £17.50
  • Fastest route:
  • Slowest route:
  • Average journey time:
  • Changes: 1 to 3
  • How long does it take to travel from London to Burnley by train?

    The average journey time between London and Burnley is . On an average weekday, there are 73 trains travelling from London to Burnley. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays.

    Avg. Duration
  • What is the fastest journey from London to Burnley by train?

    The fastest journey time by train is .

  • How much does the train from London to Burnley cost?

    Train tickets from London to Burnley can start from as little as £17.50 when you book in advance and are usually more expensive when purchased on the day. Prices can also vary depending the time of day, route and class you book.

  • Are there direct trains from London to Burnley?

    No, it is not possible to travel from London to Burnley without having to change trains. Use our journey planner above to get direct train times from London to Burnley.

    No direct trains possible
  • What is the distance between London and Burnley?

    The distance between London and Burnley is 181 miles.

    Distance: 181 miles
  • What time is the first train from London to Burnley?

    The first train from London to Burnley departs at .

    What time is the last train from London to Burnley?

    The last train from London to Burnley departs at .

    First train
    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.

London to Burnley timetable

Check out the next trains departing from London to Burnley for Friday 17th Jan 2020. For the full train timetable, or to search for a later time or date, click here.

DepartsArrivesDuration
21:4005:488h 8m, 2 changes
23:0006:207h 20m, 2 changes
23:0808:589h 50m, 3 changes
23:3306:457h 12m, 2 changes
23:3307:017h 28m, 1 change
06:0509:203h 15m, 1 change
07:3010:202h 50m, 1 change
08:3011:192h 49m, 1 change
09:3012:202h 50m, 1 change
10:3013:202h 50m, 1 change

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

How to find cheap train tickets from London to Burnley

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**Average savings on Advance 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.