Hereford to London train

Wed, 29 May
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Cheap train tickets from Hereford to London

Showing times and prices for 29 May

Cheapest

The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Hereford to London is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid travelling at rush hour.

West Midlands Railway
12:404h10
Hereford
16:50London
£231One-way
0 changes
West Midlands Railway
07:114h06
Hereford
11:17London
£231One-way
0 changes
West Midlands Railway
15:394h10
Hereford
19:49London
£281One-way
0 changes
Avanti West Coast
09:393h15
Hereford
12:54London
£441One-way
0 changes

Train timetableHereford to London

Showing trains for tomorrow, Wednesday, 29 May
West Midlands Railway
12:404h10
Hereford
16:50London
0 changes
Avanti West Coast
09:393h15
Hereford
12:54London
0 changes
West Midlands Railway
15:394h10
Hereford
19:49London
0 changes
West Midlands Railway
07:114h06
Hereford
11:17London
0 changes

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Train times from Hereford to London

Showing times and prices for 29 May

Fastest Journey

3 h 15 m

Average

3 h 55 m

Trains per day

4

Distance

188 km

Of the 4 trains that leave Hereford for London every day 4 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Avanti West Coast
09:393h15
Hereford
12:54London
£441One-way
0 changes
West Midlands Railway
07:114h06
Hereford
11:17London
£231One-way
0 changes
West Midlands Railway
12:404h10
Hereford
16:50London
£231One-way
0 changes
West Midlands Railway
15:394h10
Hereford
19:49London
£281One-way
0 changes

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Overview: Train from Hereford to London

distanceDistance117 miles
durationAverage train duration2 h 59 min
priceAverage train ticket price£34 (€38)
frequencyTrain frequency2 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 2 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesGreat Western Rail, West Midland Trains or Virgin Trains

Trains from Hereford to London cover the 117 miles long route taking on average 2 h 59 min with our travel partners like Great Western Rail, West Midland Trains or Virgin Trains. Normally, there are 2 trains operating per day. While the average ticket price for this route costs around £34, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £13. Travellers depart most frequently from Hereford and arrive in London Euston.

Trains from Hereford to London: Journey Details

There are a handful of direct trains between Hereford and London Paddington, but prospective passengers should anticipate at least one change on unplanned journeys. The direct service is operated by First Great Western (GWR); it runs sporadically and takes 3:25 hours. Other Arriva Trains Wales services work out quicker but involve a change, typically at Newport, Gwent or Bristol Temple Meads. The second train is a fast service to London Paddington. A combined journey such as this should take approximately 3 hours. The first trains depart at 6:00 a.m. with the last one leaving at night around 8:30 p.m.; these may be subject to connections as detailed above.

Taking the Train from Hereford

Hereford is fairly close to the Welsh border and the main train station is to the north of town, it is well connected and easily accessible by local public transport services. Those travelling with children or heavy bags may opt to get a taxi from their lodgings to the station, as it is rather a long walk from the town centre and cathedral.

Getting into London by Train

Paddington is the main London terminus for the West of England, Wales and Devon/Cornwall. When arriving here, visitors to London can easily continue their journeys via London underground (the District, Circle and Hammersmith & City lines are to be found beneath the mainline concourse). Those not familiar with London will find it easy to follow the colour coded lines on the walkway which indicate directions for the connection they will need. Outside of the station there are several buses serving Oxford Street, The West End and The City. Alternatively, a taxi rank is accessible by escalators and lifts above platform 14.

FAQs: Hereford to London train

FAQs: Travel by train from Hereford to London easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Hereford to London.
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from Hereford to London can start from as little as £13 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Hereford to London is £34; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
On average the Hereford to London train time is 2 h 59 min   covering the 117 mile long route, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Hereford to London leaves at 07: 11. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Hereford to London leaves at 22: 00.
There are 2 trains a day from Hereford to London which require at least one change with Great Western Rail, West Midland Trains or Virgin Trains. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer trains.
Take the Hereford to London train with Great Western Rail, West Midland Trains or Virgin Trains. However, it's always good to check out all possible train companies for the route between Hereford and London as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 22: 00.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Hereford, which is located around 0.7 miles (1.2 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at London Euston, located 1.8 miles (2.9 km) away from the city centre.

The cheapest month to travel from Hereford to London by train is March.
You have options as you can travel from Hereford to London 2 different ways: train or coach.

Important Stations and Airports in Hereford and London

Hereford
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Hereford is the most popular Hereford railway station for Omio travellers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in Hereford for your journey to London.
Amenities at station
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AccessibilityAccessibility
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Phone Number
+44 8450507080
Public transport options for Hereford
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Rail replacement services depart from the station car park, unless otherwise stated on the station poster boards.

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