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

Wednesday 27 October 2021

Live departures
Departs Destination Platform Status
10:26 London Kings Cross (KGX) 3
On time Details

On time This service is scheduled to depart at 10:26

Grand Central from Sunderland to London Kings Cross

10:32 10:35 London Kings Cross (KGX) 3
Delayed * Buy Details Journey uses an LNER train

Delayed This service is delayed by 3 minutes and estimated to depart at 10:35

London North Eastern Railway from Glasgow Central to London Kings Cross

* Service update:

06:48 Glasgow Central to London Kings Cross due 12:40 has been delayed at Haymarket and is now 11 minutes late.
This is due to congestion.

Further Info:

We are sorry for the inconvenience this may cause to your journey today. If your journey has been delayed you may be entitled to some compensation. Find out more about our Delay Repay scheme at lner.co.uk/delay. Follow us on Twitter at @LNER for the latest Travel Updates.


10:57 London Kings Cross (KGX) 5A
On time Buy Details Journey uses an LNER train

On time This service is scheduled to depart at 10:57

London North Eastern Railway from Edinburgh to London Kings Cross

11:32 London Kings Cross (KGX) 5A
On time Buy Details Journey uses an LNER train

On time This service is scheduled to depart at 11:32

London North Eastern Railway from Edinburgh to London Kings Cross

11:58 London Kings Cross (KGX) 5A
On time Buy Details Journey uses an LNER train

On time This service is scheduled to depart at 11:58

London North Eastern Railway from Edinburgh to London Kings Cross

12:02 London Kings Cross (KGX) TBC
On time Buy Details Journey uses an LNER train

On time This service is scheduled to depart at 12:02

London North Eastern Railway from York to London Kings Cross

12:32 London Kings Cross (KGX) 5A
On time Buy Details Journey uses an LNER train

On time This service is scheduled to depart at 12:32

London North Eastern Railway from Edinburgh to London Kings Cross

12:58 London Kings Cross (KGX) 5A
On time * Buy Details Journey uses an LNER train

On time This service is scheduled to depart at 12:58

London North Eastern Railway from Aberdeen to London Kings Cross

* Service update:

07:52 Aberdeen to London Kings Cross due 14:50 has been previously delayed but is now 8 minutes late from Stonehaven.
This is due to train crew being delayed.

Further Info:

We are sorry for the inconvenience this may cause to your journey today. If your journey has been delayed you may be entitled to some compensation. Find out more about our Delay Repay scheme at lner.co.uk/delay. Follow us on Twitter at @LNER for the latest Travel Updates.


13:33 London Kings Cross (KGX) 5A
On time Buy Details Journey uses an LNER train

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
On time * Buy Details Journey uses an LNER train

On time This service is scheduled to depart at 13:59

London North Eastern Railway from Inverness to London Kings Cross

* Service update:

07:55 Inverness to London Kings Cross due 15:51 has been delayed between Kingussie and Pitlochry and is now 15 minutes late.
This is due to a speed restriction because of severe weather.
Toilet facilities are available as normal.
Additional Information:
We are sorry for the inconvenience this may cause to your journey today.


14:03 London Kings Cross (KGX) TBC
On time Buy Details Journey uses an LNER train

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
On time Buy Details

On time This service is scheduled to depart at 14:07

Grand Central from Sunderland to London Kings Cross

RELATED FAQS

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 4m

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 36 trains per day.