Peterborough to London Kings Cross

Go posh in Peterborough; have a capital time in London 

The journey takes around 50 minutes*, that’s 50 minutes of travelling in style. And, with 98 services every weekday, there’s no easier way to travel between Peterborough and London than with us.

Book online with us, and we promise you’ll be getting our cheapest train tickets. Plus, you can enjoy free Wi-Fi (say hello to productive travel time!).

So enjoy the big city (or escape to a smaller one) by booking your LNER tickets below.

Peterborough (PBO)
to London Kings Cross (KGX)

Friday 26 February 2021
Journey planner results
Departs Dep Arrives Arr Duration Dur Changes Chg Status Status
18:44 Plat 1A 21:00 Plat 1 02h 16m 3
Bus replacement Details

Major engineering work will be taking place at London Kings Cross.

This Thameslink replacement service will be a bus, coach or mini coach.

A bus is fully accessible but not all coaches and mini coaches are. There will be a taxi or other accessible vehicle available if required. If you need assistance or to discuss your journey requirements, please contact our Assisted Travel Team: 0800 058 2844 or 0800 138 1018 (Textphone)

On time This service is scheduled to depart at 18:44

Leg summary
18:44 Plat 1A 19:29 Plat 1 00h 45m On time

Thameslink from Peterborough to Hitchin

On time This service is scheduled to depart at 19:35

Leg summary
19:35 Bus replacement 20:05 Plat BUS 00h 30m On time

Thameslink from Hitchin to Luton Airport Parkway

On time This service is scheduled to depart at 20:16

Leg summary
20:16 Plat 1 20:49 Plat A 00h 33m On time

Thameslink from Luton Airport Parkway to London St Pancras International

On time This service is scheduled to depart at 20:59

Leg summary
20:59 21:00 00h 01m On time

from London St Pancras International to London Kings Cross

18:56 Plat 3 21:17 Plat 3 02h 21m 3
Bus replacement Details Journey uses an LNER train

This LNER replacement service will be a bus or a coach which are fully accessible.

If you need assistance or to discuss your journey requirements, please contact our Assisted Travel Team: 03457 225 225 or 18001 03457 225 225 (Text relay service)

Major engineering work will be taking place at London Kings Cross.

DO NOT TRAVEL TO OR FROM LONDON KINGS CROSS.

LNER services are reduced and there will be no trains to and from London Kings Cross due to East Coast Upgrade engineering work. You must have a seat reservation to travel with LNER.

Between 06:00 and 20:00, there is a one-way system in place at Peterborough station.

To enable easier social distancing, you can enter and exit the station at different points. Please follow the signs or ask a member of staff if you are unsure.

On time This service is scheduled to depart at 18:56

Leg summary
18:56 Plat 3 19:17 Plat 3 00h 21m On time

London North Eastern Railway from Peterborough to St Neots

On time This service is scheduled to depart at 19:25

Leg summary
19:25 Bus replacement 20:05 Plat BUS 00h 40m On time

London North Eastern Railway from St Neots to Bedford

On time This service is scheduled to depart at 20:23

Leg summary
20:23 21:06 Plat 4 00h 43m On time

East Midlands Railway from Bedford to London St Pancras International

On time This service is scheduled to depart at 21:16

Leg summary
21:16 21:17 00h 01m On time

from London St Pancras International to London Kings Cross

19:00 Plat 6 21:31 02h 31m 2
On time Details

Major engineering work will be taking place at London Kings Cross.

CrossCountry: Please book your space before you travel.

If you are making a journey with CrossCountry, we strongly advise that you book a place on the train as availability is limited due to social distancing. If you dont book a place you may not be able to travel on your preferred service.

Between 06:00 and 20:00, there is a one-way system in place at Peterborough station.

To enable easier social distancing, you can enter and exit the station at different points. Please follow the signs or ask a member of staff if you are unsure.

On time This service is scheduled to depart at 19:00

Leg summary
19:00 Plat 6 19:51 00h 51m On time

CrossCountry from Peterborough to Cambridge

On time This service is scheduled to depart at 20:03

Leg summary
20:03 20:59 00h 56m On time

Greater Anglia from Cambridge to Tottenham Hale

On time This service is scheduled to depart at 21:04

Leg summary
21:04 21:31 00h 27m On time

from Tottenham Hale to London Kings Cross

19:10 Plat 3 21:45 Plat 3 02h 35m 3
Bus replacement Details Journey uses an LNER train

This LNER replacement service will be a bus or a coach which are fully accessible.

If you need assistance or to discuss your journey requirements, please contact our Assisted Travel Team: 03457 225 225 or 18001 03457 225 225 (Text relay service)

Major engineering work will be taking place at London Kings Cross.

DO NOT TRAVEL TO OR FROM LONDON KINGS CROSS.

LNER services are reduced and there will be no trains to and from London Kings Cross due to East Coast Upgrade engineering work. You must have a seat reservation to travel with LNER.

Between 06:00 and 20:00, there is a one-way system in place at Peterborough station.

To enable easier social distancing, you can enter and exit the station at different points. Please follow the signs or ask a member of staff if you are unsure.

This Thameslink replacement service will be a bus, coach or mini coach.

A bus is fully accessible but not all coaches and mini coaches are. There will be a taxi or other accessible vehicle available if required. If you need assistance or to discuss your journey requirements, please contact our Assisted Travel Team: 0800 058 2844 or 0800 138 1018 (Textphone)

On time This service is scheduled to depart at 19:10

Leg summary
19:10 Plat 3 19:32 Plat 3 00h 22m On time

London North Eastern Railway from Peterborough to St Neots

On time This service is scheduled to depart at 19:40

Leg summary
19:40 Bus replacement 20:20 Plat BUS 00h 40m On time

London North Eastern Railway from St Neots to Bedford

On time This service is scheduled to depart at 20:32

Leg summary
20:32 21:34 01h 02m On time

Thameslink from Bedford to London St Pancras International

On time This service is scheduled to depart at 21:44

Leg summary
21:44 21:45 00h 01m On time

from London St Pancras International to London Kings Cross

19:44 Plat 1A 22:00 02h 16m 3
Bus replacement Details

Major engineering work will be taking place at London Kings Cross.

This Thameslink replacement service will be a bus, coach or mini coach.

A bus is fully accessible but not all coaches and mini coaches are. There will be a taxi or other accessible vehicle available if required. If you need assistance or to discuss your journey requirements, please contact our Assisted Travel Team: 0800 058 2844 or 0800 138 1018 (Textphone)

On time This service is scheduled to depart at 19:44

Leg summary
19:44 Plat 1A 20:29 00h 45m On time

Thameslink from Peterborough to Hitchin

On time This service is scheduled to depart at 20:35

Leg summary
20:35 Bus replacement 21:05 00h 30m On time

Thameslink from Hitchin to Luton Airport Parkway

On time This service is scheduled to depart at 21:16

Leg summary
21:16 21:49 00h 33m On time

Thameslink from Luton Airport Parkway to London St Pancras International

On time This service is scheduled to depart at 21:59

Leg summary
21:59 22:00 00h 01m On time

from London St Pancras International to London Kings Cross

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Peterborough to London Kings Cross

Average travel time
0h 56m

Peterborough to London Kings Cross

Distance
72 miles

How many trains per day travel this route?

Approximately 28 trains per day.