Considering a trip to the capital and want to find out more about travelling from Peterborough to London Kings Cross by train? You’ve come to the right place!
Usually, the train from Peterborough to London Kings Cross takes around 1h 9m, with around 84 trains running on this popular route each day. If you’re trying to get to London quicker, the fastest services can get you there in just 48m. Once you’ve boarded your train, you can relax and enjoy the journey as there’s no need to change along the way.
Different train companies are operating on this route. With LNER, you can get to London from Peterborough without having to change, whereas with Thameslink you need to make at least one change.
If you’re not sure what to do with your time in London, why not attend a match at one of London’s iconic sporting venues? There’s plenty to choose from, including Wembley to watch football, Wimbledon to watch tennis, Twickenham to watch rugby, or Lord’s to watch cricket.
To search for cheap train tickets to London Kings Cross from Peterborough, use our Journey Planner at the top of the page. We’ll show you how much you can save on your train tickets if you travel Off-Peak or get a Railcard.
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The average journey time by train between Peterborough and London Kings Cross is 1 hour and 9 minutes, with around 158 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.
The fastest journey time by train from Peterborough to London Kings Cross is 48 minutes.
Train ticket prices from Peterborough to London Kings Cross can start from as little as £13.90 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.
Yes, it is possible to travel from Peterborough to London Kings Cross without having to change trains. There are 158 direct trains from Peterborough to London Kings Cross each day. Though there may be fewer direct services available depending on your exact departure date.
The first train from Peterborough to London Kings Cross leaves at 03:19. Times and services may vary during weekends and holidays.
The last train from Peterborough to London Kings Cross leaves at 02:25. 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.
Trains travelling from Peterborough to London Kings Cross cover a distance of around 72 miles (116 km) during the journey.
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 Peterborough to London Kings Cross is right for you.
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