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Train Information from London to Belfast

distanceDistance321 miles (517 km)
durationAverage train duration6 h 29 min
priceAverage train ticket price£62 (€70)
changesDirect trainYes
carriersTrain companiesAvanti West Coast, Iarnród Éireann – Irish Rail or Arriva Trains Wales

Trains from London to Belfast cover the 321 miles (517 km) long journey taking on average 6 h 29 min with our travel partners like Avanti West Coast, Iarnród Éireann – Irish Rail or Arriva Trains Wales. There are direct train services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around £62, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £62. Travellers depart most frequently from London Victoria and arrive in Belfast Central.

Trains from London to Belfast

Trains from London to Belfast leave throughout the day and evening. The first service leaves London at 5:30 am, and then there are trains available in the early morning, at lunchtime, and then in the evening; with the last train leaving at close to midnight. There are approximately 7 trains per day; however, there are no direct trains from London and Belfast. Most journeys have between 3-6 transfers and can last between 11-14 hours. Arriva Trains Wales, Scotrail, and Virgin Trains all provide train from London to Belfast.

 

Which train companies run from London to Belfast?

London to Belfast trains are operated by Virgin Trains, ScotRail, and Arriva Trains Wales.

How long is the train journey from London to Belfast?

The average journey time for most trains travelling from London to Belfast varies from 11-14 hours depending on train company, number of transfers, time of day, and time of week passengers are travelling.

When are the first and last trains of the day from London to Belfast?

Trains from London to Belfast begin running in the early morning and continue regularly throughout the day into the late evening. The first London to Belfast train departs at 5:30 a.m. while the last leaves London at 11:50 p.m.

Where do trains depart from and arrive to?

All trains from London to Belfast depart from London's Euston train station which is connected to the London's city centre via local transport via buses, taxis, the London underground and connecting trains. All London to Belfast trains arrive at Belfast Central station. Belfast Central station is connected to the city centre via bus, coach, and metro services.

Taking the Train from London

On London's South Bank, the London Eye awards its visitors an unforgettable view of the capital. In the same area are attractions such as the London Aquarium, the National Film Theatre and for music buffs, the Royal Festival Hall. Trains to Belfast leave from London's Euston station. Both the Northern and Victoria tube lines arrive at the station. The nearby Euston Square tube station is served by the Hammersmith & City, Circle, and Metropolitan lines. Tube services run from early morning until late in the evening and on weekends and bank holidays. There is a bus terminal outside the station, with regular services leaving during the day and at night. Overground trains arrive at the station from all over London and the rest of the country. There is a car drop off point but no waiting is allowed. It is also easily accessible on foot or by bicycle.

Getting into Belfast by Train

Visitors can go to Belfast City Hall in Donegall Square and enjoy Ormeau Park on the River Lagan, among many more attractions. Belfast Central station is located on East Bridge Street, right in the centre of the city. It is easily reached by road, due to its proximity to the A20. There is a Translink terminal adjacent to the station that provides bus, coach, and metro services. These run during the day and evening. The station is located slightly further from the city centre than other stations, but trains to more central stations run half hourly-hourly. Taxis are available outside the station.

Travel Tips

Trains from London to Belfast
Travel by train to Belfast 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 London to Belfast.
FAQs
What is the cost of cheap trains to Belfast from London?
Omio customers have found the cheapest trains between London and Belfast to cost as little as £62  in the next 7 days.
What is the average price of train tickets to Belfast from London?
If you’re looking to purchase tickets for this journey in the next 7 days, you’ll find that London to Belfast train prices are on average £62  one way.
How far is it from London to Belfast by train?
You should expect to travel around 321 miles (517 km)  to Belfast from London by train.
How long is the train between London and Belfast?
While the time it takes to travel 321 miles (517 km) to Belfast from London can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and bank holidays, the train duration from London to Belfast is on average 6 h 29 min.
Which train station in London goes to Belfast? Which train station do I come into Belfast from London?

There are a few train stations in London to start your route from including London Victoria, London Euston and London Kings Cross. In Belfast you have a few train station options to choose from for your arrival including Belfast Central and Belfast Port.

Omio customers travelling this route depart most frequently from London Victoria   and arrive in Belfast Central.

Where is the train station in London to go to Belfast? Where is the train station in Belfast located?

The most popular departure train station with passengers for this trip, called London Victoria, is located 1 mile (s) / 1 km from the city centre of London.

The most popular arrival train station, Belfast Central, is located 1 mile (s) / 1 km away from the city centre of Belfast.

What train companies offer a service from London to Belfast?
Take the London to Belfast train with Avanti West Coast, Iarnród Éireann – Irish Rail or Arriva Trains Wales. However, it's always good to check out all possible train companies for the route to Belfast from London as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
When is the earliest train from London to Belfast? When is the last train from London to Belfast?
If you prefer early morning trains from London to Belfast, the first train leaves at 04: 31. If you prefer late night trains from London to Belfast, the last train of the day leaves at 05: 06. Omio shows you the latest train from London to Belfast schedule to help you book the best departure time for this journey.
How far in advance should I book train tickets from London to Belfast for the best deals?
If you buy London to Belfast train tickets within the next 7 days, you can find one way tickets to cost on average £62. However, booking in advance gives you access to the best prices for trains between London and Belfast. Look out for train tickets for this trip to go on sale a few months before your planned departure date to find the best deals.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

London
Belfast
London Victoria is the most popular London 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 London for your journey to Belfast.
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Sat: 06: 00 - 23: 00 | Mon - Fri: 06: 00 - 00: 00 | Sun: 07: 00 - 00: 00
Connections to/from station
Rail lines: London North Western Railway, London Overground, Avanti West Coast, Caledonian Sleeper
Overground lines: Watford DC
Bus lines: 18, 30, 59, 68, 73, 91, 168, 205, 253, 390, N5, N20, N73, N91, N205, N253
Tube lines: Circle, Hammersmith & City, Metropolitan, Northern (Bank and Charing Cross branches), Victoria
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Mon - Fri: 05: 00 - 01: 36 | Sat: 05: 00 - 00: 36 | Sun: 05: 30 - 01: 36
Connections to/from station
Bus lines: 10, 17, 30, 45, 46, 59, 63, 73, 91, 205, 214, 259, 390, 476
Train lines: Thameslink, Grand Central, Hull, London North Eastern, Gatwick Express
Underground lines: Circle, Piccadilly, Hammersmith & City, Northern, Metropolitan, Victoria
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Bus lines: N7, 23, 27, N27, 36, 205, N205, 332, 7, 46, A1, 18, N18
Train lines: Great Western Main Line, Heathrow Express
Underground lines: Bakerloo Line, Circle Line, District Line, Hammersmith Line
Amenities at station
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Mon - Fri: 05: 45 - 22: 00 | Sat: 06: 00 - 21: 00 | Sun: 08: 00 - 22: 15
Connections to/from station
Bus lines: 326, 139
Subway lines: Circle Line, Hammersmith & City Line, Metropolitan Line, Northern Line, Piccadilly Line, Victoria Line
Train lines: Overground line, High Speed 1, Eurostar