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Stevenage to York by train

It takes an average of 1h 56m to travel from Stevenage to York by train, over a distance of around 147 miles (236 km). There are normally 15 trains per day travelling from Stevenage to York and tickets for this journey start from £19.80 when you book in advance.

First train

05:36

Last train

21:23

Departure station

Stevenage

Arrival station

York

Journey time

From 1h 46m

Distance

147 miles (236 km)

Frequency

15 trains per day

Changes

Direct trains available

Price

From £19.80

Train operators

London North Eastern Railway

Taking the train from Stevenage to York in 1 hour 46 minutes

Thinking about taking the train from Stevenage to York? We've got you covered.

It usually takes around 1 hour 56 minutes to travel the 147 miles (236 km) from Stevenage to York by train, although you can get there in as little as 1 hour 46 minutes on the fastest services. You'll normally find around 15 trains per day running on this route. You won't need to worry about making any changes along the way either as direct trains are available. As the main train operator on this route, you'll probably be travelling with London North Eastern Railway for all or at least part of your journey to York.

Book train tickets from Stevenage to York in advance instead of buying them on the day and they can start from £19.80. We'll always highlight the cheapest prices in our Journey Planner, for example when you travel at Off-Peak times or use a Railcard.

If you're feeling ready to book, start looking for cheap train tickets with us today. Keep reading for more information on the journey to York by train, or check our timetable above to view live train times.

Journey details

Want to know more about your journey from Stevenage to York? 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 Stevenage to York take?

The average journey time by train between Stevenage and York is 1 hour and 56 minutes, with around 15 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 Stevenage and York by train?

The fastest journey time by train from Stevenage to York is 1 hour and 46 minutes.

How much does the train from Stevenage to York cost?

Train ticket prices from Stevenage to York can start from as little as £19.80 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 Stevenage to York?

Yes, it is possible to travel from Stevenage to York without having to change trains. There are 15 direct trains from Stevenage to York each day. Though there may be fewer direct services available depending on your exact departure date.

What time does the first train from Stevenage to York leave?

The first train from Stevenage to York leaves at 05:36. Times and services may vary during weekends and holidays.

What time does the last train from Stevenage to York leave?

The last train from Stevenage to York leaves at 21:23. 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 Stevenage and York by train?

Trains travelling from Stevenage to York cover a distance of around 147 miles (236 km) during the journey.

Looking for more information?

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

Cheap train tickets from Stevenage to York

Train tickets from Stevenage to York start at £19.80 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.

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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 Stevenage to York is right for you.

Use your Railcard

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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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