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.

York to London Kings Cross

Average travel time
2h 11m

York to London Kings Cross

Distance
173 miles

York to London Kings Cross

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

Upcoming direct journeys for York to London Kings Cross

Tuesday 07 April 2020

Reduced timetable in operation. In line with government advice, you should only be travelling if you are a key worker or it is essential for you to do so. If you must travel, always practice social distancing. More details can be found here.

The LNER Travel Centre at this station is temporarily closed.

Live departures
Departs Destination Platform Status
07:37 London Kings Cross (KGX) 5A
On time Details Journey uses an LNER train

On time This service is scheduled to depart at 07:37

London North Eastern Railway from Newcastle to London Kings Cross

08:02 London Kings Cross (KGX) 3
On time Buy Details Journey uses an LNER train

On time This service is scheduled to depart at 08:02

London North Eastern Railway from Sunderland to London Kings Cross

08:31 London Kings Cross (KGX) 3
On time Buy Details Journey uses an LNER train

On time This service is scheduled to depart at 08:31

London North Eastern Railway from Edinburgh to London Kings Cross

09:32 09:36 London Kings Cross (KGX) 5A
Delayed * Buy Details Journey uses an LNER train

Delayed This service is delayed by 4 minutes and estimated to depart at 09:36

London North Eastern Railway from Edinburgh to London Kings Cross

* Service update:

06:56 Edinburgh to London Kings Cross due 11:39 has been delayed at Edinburgh and is now 9 minutes late.
This is due to a fault on this train.

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.


10:02 London Kings Cross (KGX) TBC
On time Buy Details Journey uses an LNER train

On time This service is scheduled to depart at 10:02

London North Eastern Railway from York to London Kings Cross

Coronavirus Travel Information

Train travel remains a vital public service and LNER will continue to operate our trains to keep the country moving. However, due to new guidance from the UK Government around Coronavirus (COVID-19), we are running a special, temporary timetable, have removed catering from our trains and closed all First Class lounges. We have also removed our £10 admin fee, for a temporary period, so that you can book and rearrange travel with confidence. Read the full COVID-19 travel advice here.

Route Fares

How many trains per day travel this route?

Approximately 27 trains per day.