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Overview: Train from London to Hartlepool

distanceDistance223 miles (360 km)
durationAverage train duration4 h 21 min
frequencyTrain frequency3 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 3 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesGrand Central Trains or London North Eastern Railway

Trains from London to Hartlepool cover the 223 miles (360 km) long journey taking on average 4 h 21 min with our travel partners like Grand Central Trains or London North Eastern Railway. Normally, there are 3 trains operating per day, including direct services available. Travellers depart most frequently from London Victoria and arrive in Hartlepool.

Trains from London to Hartlepool

With an average journey time of around three hours and a service leaving hourly throughout most of the day from 8:00 a.m to 10:00 p.m, trains between London and Hartlepool are a convenient way to make the 260-mile journey.

Which train companies travel from London to Hartlepool?

The service between London and Hartlepool is operated by London North Eastern Railway (LNER) and Grand Central Trains. Most of the services are run by London North Eastern Railway.

How long is the train from London to Hartlepool?

The quickest service is delivered by Grand Central Trains and takes two hours 55 minutes. There are no changes on this service. In fact, Grand Central Trains require no changes on their services and most take around three to three and a half hours. LNER trains tend to have between one and two changes, although the journey duration isn't significantly longer at around three hours 35 minutes. The final sleeper services of the day take significantly longer because of the changeover times. These usually depart after 11:00 p.m.

How many trains are there from London to Hartlepool?

There are trains operating from around 6:00 a.m. to after 11:00 p.m. As a minimum, there tends to be one service every hour, although some hours have two services. The service begins later on a Sunday, just before 10:00 a.m., but it begins with the fastest service of the week at two hours 48 minutes without any changes.

What are the departure and arrival stations for trains from London to Hartlepool?

Departure train station: London Kings Cross Station is a primary transport hub in the capital. Facilities include First Class lounges, accessible platforms and toilets, wheelchairs, ATMs, a post box, bureau de change and retail outlets. There are coffee kiosks, food concessions, newsagents,  pop-up stores, free WiFi, payphones and ticket machines. Onward travel is quick with the London Underground, buses and taxis linking to the station. Its location also makes walking appealing for city centre attractions.

Arrival train station: Hartlepool train station is a small through train station with seating, information boards and a ticket office that is open from Monday to Saturday. There are toilets, pay phones, waiting rooms, ticket machines and accessible platforms. The station itself is also accessible for wheelchair users from the taxi rank.

Travel Tips: Trains from London to Hartlepool

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FAQs

How many miles is it from London to Hartlepool by train?

You should expect to travel around 223 miles (360 km)  from London to Hartlepool by train.

How long does it take from London to Hartlepool by train?

While the time it takes to travel 223 miles (360 km) from London to Hartlepool can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and bank holidays, the train duration from London to Hartlepool is on average 4 h 21 min.

Which train station in London goes to Hartlepool? Which train station do I come into Hartlepool from London?

Omio customers travelling this route book their trains from London Victoria   to Hartlepool.

Where is the London train station located? Where is the Hartlepool train station located?

The most popular departure train station with passengers for this journey, called London Victoria, is located 1.2 miles (2 km) from the city centre of London.

The most popular arrival train station, Hartlepool, is located 0.2 miles (300 m) away from the city centre of Hartlepool.

Which train companies can get me from London to Hartlepool?

For the best London to Hartlepool train to buy, you can travel safely and comfortably with Grand Central Trains or London North Eastern Railway. However, it's always good to check all possible train companies with services to Hartlepool from London to compare what amenities they may offer.

How many train services per day are there from London to Hartlepool?

On average, there are 3 trains a day from London to Hartlepool. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.

What time is the earliest train from London to Hartlepool? What time is the last train from London to Hartlepool?

If you prefer early morning trains from London to Hartlepool, the first train leaves at 08: 27. If you prefer late night trains from London to Hartlepool, the last train of the day leaves at 16: 45. Omio shows you the latest train from London to Hartlepool schedule to help you book the best departure time for this journey.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

London
Hartlepool
The major railway station for departures from London is London Victoria. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at London Victoria for your trip to Hartlepool from London.
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
phone
Phone Number
+44 3457114141
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Fri: 06: 00 - 00: 00 | Sat: 06: 00 - 23: 00 | Sun: 07: 00 - 00: 00
Public transport options for London Euston
Tube lines: Circle, Hammersmith & City, Metropolitan, Northern (Bank and Charing Cross branches), Victoria
Overground lines: Watford DC
Bus lines: 18, 30, 59, 68, 73, 91, 168, 205, 253, 390, N5, N20, N73, N91, N205, N253
Rail lines: London North Western Railway, London Overground, Avanti West Coast, Caledonian Sleeper
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
phone
Phone Number
+44 3457114141
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Fri: 05: 00 - 01: 36 | Sat: 05: 00 - 00: 36 | Sun: 05: 30 - 01: 36
Public transport options for London Kings Cross
Underground lines: Circle, Piccadilly, Hammersmith & City, Northern, Metropolitan, Victoria
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
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
phone
Phone Number
+44 3457114141
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket Office Hours
24/7
Public transport options for London Paddington
Underground lines: Bakerloo Line, Circle Line, District Line, Hammersmith Line
Bus lines: N7, 23, 27, N27, 36, 205, N205, 332, 7, 46, A1, 18, N18
Train lines: Great Western Main Line, Heathrow Express
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
phone
Phone Number
+44 2078437688
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Fri: 05: 45 - 22: 00 | Sat: 06: 00 - 21: 00 | Sun: 08: 00 - 22: 15
Public transport options for London St Pancras International
Subway lines: Circle Line, Hammersmith & City Line, Metropolitan Line, Northern Line, Piccadilly Line, Victoria Line
Train lines: Overground line, High Speed 1, Eurostar
Bus lines: 326, 139