Trains from

London to Pontefract

  1. on time
    London Kings Cross
    Platform 4
    11:33
    London Kings Cross
    Platform 4
    13:31
    Wakefield Westgate
    Platform 2 estimated
    13:42
    Wakefield Westgate
    Platform 1 estimated
    14:02
    Pontefract Tanshelf
    Platform 2
    on time
    Pontefract Tanshelf
    Platform 2
    1 change
    Super Off Peak
  2. on time
    London Kings Cross
    Platform 2 estimated
    12:33
    London Kings Cross
    Platform 2 estimated
    14:31
    Wakefield Westgate
    Platform 2 estimated
    14:42
    Wakefield Westgate
    Platform 1 estimated
    15:02
    Pontefract Tanshelf
    Platform 2
    on time
    Pontefract Tanshelf
    Platform 2
    1 change
    Super Off Peak
  3. on time
    London Kings Cross
    Platform 6 estimated
    13:03
    London Kings Cross
    Platform 6 estimated
    14:59
    Wakefield Westgate
    Platform 2 estimated
    14:59
    Wakefield Westgate
    15:39
    Wakefield Kirkgate
    15:39
    Wakefield Kirkgate
    Platform 3
    15:54
    Pontefract Monkhill
    Platform 2
    on time
    Pontefract Monkhill
    Platform 2
    2 changes
    Super Off Peak
  4. on time
    London Kings Cross
    Platform 3 estimated
    13:33
    London Kings Cross
    Platform 3 estimated
    15:31
    Wakefield Westgate
    Platform 2 estimated
    15:42
    Wakefield Westgate
    Platform 1 estimated
    16:02
    Pontefract Tanshelf
    Platform 2
    on time
    Pontefract Tanshelf
    Platform 2
    1 change
    Super Off Peak
  5. on time
    London Kings Cross
    Platform 5a estimated
    on time
    Pontefract Monkhill
    Platform 1
    0 changes
    Super Off Peak
  6. on time
    London Kings Cross
    Platform 1 estimated
    15:33
    London Kings Cross
    Platform 1 estimated
    17:33
    Wakefield Westgate
    Platform 2 estimated
    17:43
    Wakefield Westgate
    Platform 1 estimated
    18:03
    Pontefract Tanshelf
    Platform 2
    on time
    Pontefract Tanshelf
    Platform 2
    1 change
    Peak
  7. on time
    London Kings Cross
    Platform 4 estimated
    16:33
    London Kings Cross
    Platform 4 estimated
    18:35
    Wakefield Westgate
    Platform 2 estimated
    18:42
    Wakefield Westgate
    Platform 1 estimated
    19:02
    Pontefract Tanshelf
    Platform 2
    on time
    Pontefract Tanshelf
    Platform 2
    1 change
    Peak
  8. on time
    London Kings Cross
    Platform 5 estimated
    17:33
    London Kings Cross
    Platform 5 estimated
    19:32
    Wakefield Westgate
    Platform 2 estimated
    19:42
    Wakefield Westgate
    Platform 1 estimated
    20:05
    Pontefract Tanshelf
    Platform 2
    on time
    Pontefract Tanshelf
    Platform 2
    1 change
    Peak
  9. on time
    London Kings Cross
    Platform 2 estimated
    18:03
    London Kings Cross
    Platform 2 estimated
    20:06
    Wakefield Westgate
    Platform 2 estimated
    20:42
    Wakefield Westgate
    Platform 1 estimated
    21:02
    Pontefract Tanshelf
    Platform 2
    on time
    Pontefract Tanshelf
    Platform 2
    1 change
    Peak
  10. on time
    London Kings Cross
    Platform 1 estimated
    19:33
    London Kings Cross
    Platform 1 estimated
    21:30
    Wakefield Westgate
    Platform 2 estimated
    21:42
    Wakefield Westgate
    Platform 1 estimated
    22:02
    Pontefract Tanshelf
    Platform 2
    on time
    Pontefract Tanshelf
    Platform 2
    1 change
    Super Off Peak

Journey information from London to Pontefract

  • Train Fares from: £12.50
  • Fastest route:
  • Slowest route:
  • Average journey time:
  • Changes: Direct
  • Trains per day: Around 3
  • Distance: 159 miles (256 km)
  • Train operators: Grand Central Railway
  • Origin: London
  • Destination: Pontefract
  • How long does it take to travel from London to Pontefract by train?

    The average journey time between London and Pontefract is . The fastest journey time is . On an average weekday, there are 3 trains per day travelling from London to Pontefract. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays.

    Avg. Duration
  • Are there direct trains from London to Pontefract?

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

    Direct
  • What is the distance between London and Pontefract?

    The distance between London and Pontefract is 159 miles.

    Distance: 159 miles
  • What time is the first train from London to Pontefract?

    The first train from London to Pontefract departs at .

    What time is the last train from London to Pontefract?

    The last train from London to Pontefract 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.
  • Savings tips for London to Pontefract

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