The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.
The average ticket from London to Hartlepool will cost around £ 131 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 74.
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2 h 56 m
3 h 14 m
Trains per day
Of the 5 trains that leave London for Hartlepool every day 2 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
These direct trains cover the 361 km distance in an average of 3 h 14 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 2 h 56 m .
The slowest trains will take 3 h 31 m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.
|Distance||223 miles (360 km)|
|Average train duration||2 h 56 min|
|Average train ticket price||£65 (€73)|
|Train frequency||3 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there are 3 direct trains a day|
|Train companies||Grand Central Trains or London North Eastern Railway|
Trains from London to Hartlepool cover the 223 miles (360 km) long trip taking on average 2 h 56 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. While the average ticket price for this route costs around £65, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £19. Travellers depart most frequently from London Victoria and arrive in 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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
When travelling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from London Victoria and arriving in Hartlepool.
Passengers booking this journey most frequently board their trains from London Victoria and need to travel around 1 mile (s) / 1 km from the city centre to get to this train station.
Passengers arriving in Hartlepool most often arrive at Hartlepool and need to travel around 0 mile (s) / 0 km from this train station to the city centre.
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