The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid travelling at rush hour.
The average ticket from London to Nottingham will cost around £ 58 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 55.
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2 h 9 m
2 h 18 m
Trains per day
It's difficult to get from London to Nottingham without changing at least 1 times.
|Avg. Train Duration:|
2 hours 23 minutes
|Train Ticket Price:||£38|
|Trains depart from:||London|
|Trains arrive in:||Nottingham|
|Train Companies:||London North Eastern Railway, East Midlands Trains, First Hull Trains|
The historic Midlands city of Nottingham became famous for its lace-making and bicycle manufacturing industries and has well-established rail links with the UK capital. Visitors can take frequent direct trains from London to Nottingham, taking on average one hour and 45 minutes to make the trip north. Departure times range from early morning to late evening, offering suitable options for business meetings or exploring the nightlife. Indirect connections offer additional rail travel possibilities to Nottingham.
East Midlands Trains offer all the direct rail services to Nottingham from London St Pancras. Indirect connections include using East Midlands Trains services from St Pancras with a change at Long Eaton, or Hull Trains or London North Eastern Railway departures from London King's Cross connecting with East Midlands Trains services at Grantham for onward travel to Nottingham.
The fastest East Midlands Trains service from London St Pancras takes one hour and 39 minutes to cover the 128-mile route north to Nottingham. Other direct trains take up to 20 minutes longer. Indirect connections mostly take a little over two hours.
Eat Midlands Trains schedules offer trains from London to Nottingham every half hour throughout the day until mid evening, when the service becomes hourly until the final departure from St Pancras just after 11:00 p.m. Indirect connections run about every half hour during the mornings, with frequency decreasing in the afternoon and evening. Sunday schedules offer an hourly direct service, with a first direct train from London at 10:00 a.m.
Departure train station: London St Pancras Station is located north of the city centre, with public transport links available on six Underground lines and bus routes stopping on Euston Road. The rail terminus offers restaurants, free WiFi, a pub, a newsagent, a supermarket, coffee shops and taxi ranks.
Arrival train station: Nottingham Station is situated in the heart of the city, with public transport connections available from trams and buses stopping on Trent Street and Carrington Street. Passenger facilities at the station include cycle hire, a coffee shop, newsagent, vending machines and a taxi rank.