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London to Harwich by train

It takes an average of 1h 35m to travel from London to Harwich by train, over a distance of around 66 miles (107 km). There are normally 10 trains per day travelling from London to Harwich and tickets for this journey start from £11.50 when you book in advance.
Journey timeFrom 1h 22m
PriceFrom £11.50
Distance66 miles (107 km)
Frequency10 trains per day
First train05:38
Last train21:02
Departure stationLondon
Arrival stationHarwich
ChangesDirect trains available
Train operatorsGreater Anglia

London to Harwich train times

Check out the next trains departing from London to Harwich for mardi 3 août 2021 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
10:30 12:17 1h 47m, 1 change
11:30 13:17 1h 47m, 1 change
13:00 14:17 1h 17m, 1 change
14:00 15:17 1h 17m, 1 change
15:00 16:17 1h 17m, 1 change
15:30 17:17 1h 47m, 1 change
16:30 18:17 1h 47m, 1 change
17:30 19:17 1h 47m, 1 change
19:00 20:17 1h 17m, 1 change
20:00 21:17 1h 17m, 1 change

Journey details

Want to know more about your journey from London to Harwich? 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 to Harwich take?

The average journey time by train between London and Harwich is 1 hour and 35 minutes, with around 10 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 and Harwich by train?

The fastest journey time by train from London to Harwich is 1 hour and 22 minutes.

How much does the train from London to Harwich cost?

Train ticket prices from London to Harwich can start from as little as £11.50 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 to Harwich?

Yes, it is possible to travel from London to Harwich without having to change trains. There are 10 direct trains from London to Harwich each day. Though there may be fewer direct services available depending on your exact departure date.

What time does the first train from London to Harwich leave?

The first train from London to Harwich leaves at 05:38. Times and services may vary during weekends and holidays.

What time does the last train from London to Harwich leave?

The last train from London to Harwich leaves at 21:02. 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 and Harwich by train?

Trains travelling from London to Harwich cover a distance of around 66 miles (107 km) during the journey.

Looking for more information?

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

Cheap train tickets from London to Harwich

Train tickets from London to Harwich start at £11.50 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, and even tell you when the prices are likely to increase with Price Prediction.

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 to Harwich 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.

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

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