The cheapest trains from London to Hartlepool

Showing times and prices for 18 Oct

Cheapest

£74

Average

£131

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.

Cheapest
08:27London Kings Cross3h08 11:35Hartlepool
0 changes
£741One-way
Cheapest
11:27London Kings Cross2h56 14:23Hartlepool
0 changes
£741One-way
09:30London Kings Cross3h31 13:01Hartlepool
2 changes
£1611One-way
10:30London Kings Cross3h31 14:01Hartlepool
2 changes
£1611One-way
08:30London Kings Cross3h05 11:35Hartlepool
1 changes
£1831One-way

Timetable London to Hartlepool

Showing trains for tomorrow, Mon, 18 Oct
08:27London Kings Cross3h08 11:35Hartlepool
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08:30London Kings Cross3h05 11:35Hartlepool
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09:30London Kings Cross3h31 13:01Hartlepool
0 changes
10:30London Kings Cross3h31 14:01Hartlepool
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11:27London Kings Cross2h56 14:23Hartlepool
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COMPARE Prices across different modes

Sun
17 Oct
£161London North Eastern Railway
£18Megabus
£89Loganair
Mon
18 Oct
£74Grand Central Trains
£17Megabus
£89Loganair
Tue
19 Oct
£19Grand Central Trains
£14Megabus
£89Loganair
Wed
20 Oct
£40Grand Central Trains
£17Megabus
£89Loganair
Thu
21 Oct
£74Grand Central Trains
£17Megabus
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Fri
22 Oct
£40Grand Central Trains
£14Megabus
£84British Airways
Sat
23 Oct
£45Grand Central Trains
£14Megabus
£54British Airways
Sun
24 Oct
£147London North Eastern Railway
£14Megabus
£89Loganair
Tue
26 Oct
£45Grand Central Trains
£17Megabus
£89Loganair
Wed
27 Oct
£45Grand Central Trains
£14Megabus
£87British Airways
Fri
29 Oct
£40Grand Central Trains
£14Megabus
£88Loganair
Sat
30 Oct
£40Grand Central Trains
£14Megabus
£73British Airways

The fastest trains from London to Hartlepool

Showing times and prices for 18 Oct

Fastest Journey

2 h 56 m

Average

3 h 14 m

Trains per day

5

Distance

361 km

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.

Fastest
11:27London Kings Cross2h56 14:23Hartlepool
0 changes
£741One-way
08:30London Kings Cross3h05 11:35Hartlepool
1 changes
£1831One-way
08:27London Kings Cross3h08 11:35Hartlepool
0 changes
£741One-way
09:30London Kings Cross3h31 13:01Hartlepool
2 changes
£1611One-way
10:30London Kings Cross3h31 14:01Hartlepool
2 changes
£1611One-way

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Train Information between London and Hartlepool

distanceDistance223 miles (360 km)
durationAverage train duration2 h 56 min
priceAverage train ticket price£65 (€73)
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 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.

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.

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Trains from London to Hartlepool
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FAQs
How much does a cheap train between London and Hartlepool cost?
If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find a cheap train between London and Hartlepool for as little as £19  in the next 7 days.
What is the cost of a train ticket from London to Hartlepool on average?
If you are looking to buy your train ticket in the next 7 days, you can expect the London to Hartlepool train to cost on average £65  one way.
What is the distance between London and Hartlepool by train?
The London to Hartlepool train distance is approximately 223 miles (360 km).
What is the average London to Hartlepool train duration?
The train time between London and Hartlepool is on average 2 h 56 min  for the 223 miles (360 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go to Hartlepool from London by train can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and holidays.
Which train station in London goes to Hartlepool? Which train station do I come into Hartlepool from London?

When travelling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from London Victoria   and arriving in Hartlepool.

Where is the departure train station in London located? Where is the arrival train station in Hartlepool located?

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.

Which train companies can take me between London and Hartlepool?
For the best London to Hartlepool train to purchase, 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 between London and Hartlepool to compare what amenities they may offer.
How many trains are there from London to Hartlepool a day?
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.
When is the earliest train from London to Hartlepool? When is the last train from London to Hartlepool?
The earliest train departing from London to Hartlepool leaves at 08: 27. The last train departing from London to Hartlepool leaves at 11: 27. You can find the latest London to Hartlepool train schedule on Omio and book the best time to leave for your journey on your chosen travel date.
How far in advance should I book a train ticket between London and Hartlepool to get the best deals?
In general, we recommend booking tickets for trains in advance to score the best deals from all possible train providers offering this route and save money. If you purchase train tickets between London and Hartlepool within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average £65 one way. To find the best prices for this journey, consider booking your train ticket from London to Hartlepool a few months in advance.

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
TaxiTaxi
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket office hours
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
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxiTaxi
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket office hours
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
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxiTaxi
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket office hours
44401
Connections to/from station
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
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxiTaxi
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket office hours
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