York to London Kings Cross

Travel from the former capital of the North to the capital in the South without paying a king's ransom. With a cheap train ticket, see for yourself how the castles and cathedrals compare. Or just forget all that ancient history and concentrate on having the time of your life in a happening, global city. At these prices and with just a two-hour journey time, you could make a habit of it.

Upcoming direct journeys for York to London Kings Cross

Thursday 20 January 2022

Live departures
Departs Destination Platform Status
13:33 London Kings Cross (KGX) 5A
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On time This service is scheduled to depart at 13:33

London North Eastern Railway from Edinburgh to London Kings Cross

13:59 London Kings Cross (KGX) 5A
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On time This service is scheduled to depart at 13:59

London North Eastern Railway from Inverness to London Kings Cross

14:03 London Kings Cross (KGX) TBC
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On time This service is scheduled to depart at 14:03

London North Eastern Railway from York to London Kings Cross

14:07 London Kings Cross (KGX) 3
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On time This service is scheduled to depart at 14:07

Grand Central from Sunderland to London Kings Cross

14:32 London Kings Cross (KGX) 5A
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On time This service is scheduled to depart at 14:32

London North Eastern Railway from Edinburgh to London Kings Cross

14:59 London Kings Cross (KGX) 3
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On time This service is scheduled to depart at 14:59

London North Eastern Railway from Aberdeen to London Kings Cross

15:33 London Kings Cross (KGX) 5A
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On time This service is scheduled to depart at 15:33

London North Eastern Railway from Edinburgh to London Kings Cross

15:57 London Kings Cross (KGX) 5A
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On time This service is scheduled to depart at 15:57

London North Eastern Railway from Edinburgh to London Kings Cross

16:03 London Kings Cross (KGX) TBC
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On time This service is scheduled to depart at 16:03

London North Eastern Railway from York to London Kings Cross

16:34 London Kings Cross (KGX) 3
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On time This service is scheduled to depart at 16:34

London North Eastern Railway from Edinburgh to London Kings Cross

16:58 London Kings Cross (KGX) 5A
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On time This service is scheduled to depart at 16:58

London North Eastern Railway from Edinburgh to London Kings Cross

17:06 London Kings Cross (KGX) 3
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On time This service is scheduled to depart at 17:06

Grand Central from Sunderland to London Kings Cross

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Average travel time (2h 8m)

  • The equivalent to exploring the entirety of the Tate Modern.
  • The equivalent of four complete rotations of the London Eye.

Distance (173 miles)

  • It's about 2,000 times as long as The Shambles
  • It's about 35,000 times as long as a London bus

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York to London Kings Cross

Average travel time
2h 6m

York to London Kings Cross

Distance
173 miles

York to London Kings Cross

First LNER train
04:40
Last LNER train
22:25

How many trains per day travel this route?

Approximately 28 trains per day.