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Wick to Thurso by train

It takes an average of 28m to travel from Wick to Thurso by train, over a distance of around 19 miles (30 km). There are normally 4 trains per day travelling from Wick to Thurso and tickets for this journey start from £7.20 when you book in advance.
Journey timeFrom 28m
PriceFrom £7.20
Distance19 miles (30 km)
Frequency4 trains per day
First train06:18
Last train16:00
Departure stationWick
Arrival stationThurso
ChangesDirect trains available
Train operatorsScotRail

Wick to Thurso train times

Check out the next trains departing from Wick to Thurso for Tuesday 5th October 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
07:18 07:46 28m, direct
09:02 09:30 28m, direct
13:34 14:02 28m, direct
17:00 17:28 28m, direct

Journey details

Want to know more about your journey from Wick to Thurso? 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 Wick to Thurso take?

The average journey time by train between Wick and Thurso is 28 minutes, with around 4 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 Wick and Thurso by train?

The fastest journey time by train from Wick to Thurso is 28 minutes.

How much does the train from Wick to Thurso cost?

Train ticket prices from Wick to Thurso can start from as little as £7.20 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 Wick to Thurso?

Yes, it is possible to travel from Wick to Thurso without having to change trains. There are 4 direct trains from Wick to Thurso each day. Though there may be fewer direct services available depending on your exact departure date.

What time does the first train from Wick to Thurso leave?

The first train from Wick to Thurso leaves at 06:18. Times and services may vary during weekends and holidays.

What time does the last train from Wick to Thurso leave?

The last train from Wick to Thurso leaves at 16:00. 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 Wick and Thurso by train?

Trains travelling from Wick to Thurso cover a distance of around 19 miles (30 km) during the journey.

Looking for more information?

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

Cheap train tickets from Wick to Thurso

Train tickets from Wick to Thurso start at £7.20 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 Wick to Thurso is right for you.

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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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