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Newark to London by train

It takes an average of 1h 51m to travel from Newark to London by train, over a distance of around 112 miles (180 km). There are normally 68 trains per day travelling from Newark to London and tickets for this journey start from £17.90 when you book in advance.

First train

04:36

Last train

23:18

Departure station

Newark

Arrival station

London

Journey time

From 1h 11m

Distance

112 miles (180 km)

Frequency

68 trains per day

Changes

Direct trains available

Price

From £17.90

Train operators

East Midlands Railway, London North Eastern Railway

Taking the train from Newark to London

Thinking about travelling from Newark to London by train? Look no further.

It takes just 1 hour and 13 minutes to travel from Newark to London by train, on the fastest direct LNER services. Jump onboard an LNER train and you’ll enjoy comfortable seating, free WiFi, and plenty of room for luggage as standard. If you fancy travelling in style, LNER First Class offers complimentary food and drink, larger tables, and extra-legroom at your seat.

Once you arrive at London Kings Cross station, you’ll be perfectly placed to start exploring the capital city straight away, as it’s well connected to the Underground, buses, and taxis. You are also just a few minutes walk away from Coal Drops Yard, which is filled with modern bars, restaurants, and shops to enjoy.

Ready to book? Search for cheap train tickets from Newark to London in our Journey Planner at the top of the page or keep scrolling for money-saving tips like travelling Off-Peak or using a Railcard to save 1/3.

Journey details

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

The average journey time by train between Newark and London is 1 hour and 51 minutes, with around 68 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 Newark and London by train?

The fastest journey time by train from Newark to London is 1 hour and 11 minutes.

How much does the train from Newark to London cost?

Train ticket prices from Newark to London can start from as little as £17.90 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 Newark to London?

Yes, it is possible to travel from Newark to London without having to change trains. There are 68 direct trains from Newark to London each day. Though there may be fewer direct services available depending on your exact departure date.

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

The first train from Newark to London leaves at 04:36. Times and services may vary during weekends and holidays.

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

The last train from Newark to London leaves at 23:18. 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 Newark and London by train?

Trains travelling from Newark to London cover a distance of around 112 miles (180 km) during the journey.

Looking for more information?

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

Cheap train tickets from Newark to London

Train tickets from Newark to London start at £17.90 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

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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 Newark to London 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

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

Advance adult single fare. Excludes booking fee. Prices seen by Trainline customers in the last 30 days. Availability limited.
† 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.

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