Trains from
London to Durham

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  1. on time
    London Kings Cross
    Platform 4 estimated
    on time
    Durham
    Platform 2 estimated
    0 changes
    Super Off Peak
  2. on time
    London Kings Cross
    Platform 1 estimated
    on time
    Durham
    Platform 2 estimated
    0 changes
    Super Off Peak
  3. on time
    London Kings Cross
    Platform 4 estimated
    23:00
    London Kings Cross
    Platform 4 estimated
    01:33
    York
    Platform 10 estimated
    05:05
    York
    Platform 11 estimated
    05:57
    Darlington
    Platform 4A estimated
    06:20
    Darlington
    Platform 1 estimated
    06:40
    Durham
    Platform 2 estimated
    on time
    Durham
    Platform 2 estimated
    2 changes
    Super Off Peak
  4. on time
    London Kings Cross
    Platform 3 estimated
    23:33
    London Kings Cross
    Platform 3 estimated
    01:24
    Doncaster
    Platform 4 estimated
    06:10
    Doncaster
    Platform 1 estimated
    07:25
    Durham
    Platform 2 estimated
    Durham
    Platform 2 estimated
    1 change
    Super Off Peak
  5. on time
    London Kings Cross
    Platform 5 estimated
    on time
    Durham
    Platform 2 estimated
    0 changes
    Off Peak
  6. London Kings Cross
    Platform 4 estimated
    07:00
    London Kings Cross
    Platform 4 estimated
    08:51
    York
    Platform 9 estimated
    09:07
    York
    Platform 9 estimated
    09:54
    Durham
    Platform 2 estimated
    Durham
    Platform 2 estimated
    1 change
    Peak
  7. London Kings Cross
    Platform 7 estimated
    Durham
    Platform 2 estimated
    0 changes
    Peak

Journey information from London to Durham

  • Train Fares from: £21
  • Fastest route:
  • Slowest route:
  • Average journey time:
  • Changes: Direct
  • How long does it take to travel from London to Durham by train?

    The average journey time between London and Durham is . On an average weekday, there are 19 trains travelling from London to Durham. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays.

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

    The fastest journey time by train is .

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

    Train tickets from London to Durham can start from as little as £21 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 Durham?

    Yes, it is possible to travel from London to Durham without having to change trains. Use our journey planner above to get direct train times from London to Durham.

    Direct
  • What is the distance between London and Durham?

    The distance between London and Durham is 234 miles.

    Distance: 234 miles
  • What time is the first train from London to Durham?

    The first train from London to Durham departs at .

    What time is the last train from London to Durham?

    The last train from London to Durham 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 Durham timetable

Check out the next trains departing from London to Durham for Monday 20th Jan 2020. For the full train timetable, or to search for a later time or date, click here.

DepartsArrivesDuration
21:0000:353h 35m, direct
22:0002:004h 0m, direct
23:0006:407h 40m, 2 changes
23:3307:257h 52m, 1 change
06:1509:263h 11m, direct
07:0009:542h 54m, 1 change
07:3010:232h 53m, direct

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

How to find cheap train tickets from London to Durham

Did you know that most train companies in the UK increase their prices as the departure date approaches? Our aim is to help you save – we’ll help you find the cheapest tickets, and even tell you when the prices are likely to increase with Price Prediction.

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