Cheap train tickets from London to Penrith

Showing times and prices for 24 May

Cheapest

£79

Average

£98

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 Penrith will cost around £ 98 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 79.

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10:43London Euston4h00 14:43Penrith
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£791One-way
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09:30London Euston3h01 12:31Penrith
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11:30London Euston3h13 14:43Penrith
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£791One-way
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10:30London Euston3h05 13:35Penrith
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12:30London Euston3h05 15:35Penrith
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£791One-way

Train schedule London to Penrith

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08:30London Euston3h05 11:35Penrith
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09:30London Euston3h01 12:31Penrith
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10:30London Euston3h05 13:35Penrith
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10:43London Euston4h00 14:43Penrith
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11:30London Euston3h13 14:43Penrith
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12:30London Euston3h05 15:35Penrith
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Tue
24 May
£79Avanti West Coast
£40National Express
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Wed
25 May
£79Avanti West Coast
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Thu
26 May
£79Avanti West Coast
£40National Express
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Fri
27 May
£94Avanti West Coast
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Sat
28 May
£94Avanti West Coast
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Sun
29 May
£94Avanti West Coast
£40National Express
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Mon
30 May
£94Avanti West Coast
£44National Express
£82British Airways
Tue
31 May
£79Avanti West Coast
£35National Express
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Wed
1 Jun
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£40National Express
£47British Airways
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2 Jun
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£40National Express
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Fri
3 Jun
£58Avanti West Coast
£40National Express
£85British Airways
Sat
4 Jun
£38Avanti West Coast
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Sun
5 Jun
£78Avanti West Coast
£40National Express
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Mon
6 Jun
£53Avanti West Coast
£44National Express
£47British Airways
Tue
7 Jun
£34Avanti West Coast
£34National Express
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Wed
8 Jun
£58Avanti West Coast
£35National Express
£44British Airways
Thu
9 Jun
£58Avanti West Coast
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Fri
10 Jun
£79Avanti West Coast
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11 Jun
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Sun
12 Jun
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£40National Express
£84British Airways

Fastest train times from London to Penrith

Showing times and prices for 24 May

Fastest Journey

3 h 1 m

Average

3 h 14 m

Trains per day

6

Distance

393 km

Of the 6 trains that leave London for Penrith every day 5 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct trains cover the 393 km distance in an average of 3 h 14 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 3 h 1 m .

The slowest trains will take 4 h 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
09:30London Euston3h01 12:31Penrith
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£791One-way
10:30London Euston3h05 13:35Penrith
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£791One-way
12:30London Euston3h05 15:35Penrith
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£791One-way
08:30London Euston3h05 11:35Penrith
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£1941One-way
11:30London Euston3h13 14:43Penrith
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£791One-way

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Overview: Train from London to Penrith

distanceDistance243 miles (392 km)
durationAverage train duration3 h 1 min
priceAverage train ticket price£87 (€99)
changesDirect trainYes
carriersTrain providersChiltern Railways or Avanti West Coast

Trains from London to Penrith cover the 243 miles (392 km) long trip taking on average 3 h 1 min with our travel partners like Chiltern Railways or Avanti West Coast. There are direct train services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this trip for as low as £79, but the average price of train tickets is £87. Travellers depart most frequently from London Victoria and arrive in Penrith.

Train providers: Chiltern Railways trains London to Penrith

Find the best trains to Penrith from London with Omio's travel partners Chiltern Railways from £79. We can find you the best deals, timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the best route.

Chiltern Railways

Chiltern Railways is a regional train company in the United Kingdom which is owned by Arriva Trains and has operated since 1996. Check the different ticket types for your next train from London to Penrith: Duo, Anytime, Season, Super Off Peak, Off Peak and Advance.

Chiltern Railways tickets between London and Penrith are available online on Omio. We help you compare and book your perfect route with Chiltern Railways to Penrith from London all in one place. If you’re specifically looking for the cheapest, fastest or earliest train, you can find all the current Chiltern Railways train timetables and train tickets available on Omio for the 243 miles (392 km) route. You can also see relevant travel information for the Chiltern Railways train, such as luggage policy and amenities onboard depending on the class fare. Search for your ideal departure and arrival times for this train, compare the fastest London to Penrith routes as well as the cheapest ticket prices available, and buy the best Chiltern Railways London to Penrith train ticket that fits your needs. If you purchase tickets in the Omio app, you can quickly see if the Chiltern Railways train ticket is available as a mobile ticket, which makes it easy for you to travel paperless. You’ll then be ready to embark on your smooth and relaxing journey to Penrith with Chiltern Railways!

    Chiltern Railways has updated its ticket policies due to the coronavirus. Keep these in mind when booking your Chiltern Railways tickets from London to Penrith and when travelling by train:

    • Refund or voucher policy
    • If you have an Off-Peak or Anytime ticket, you can get a full refund and the £10 admin fee has been waived. Advance tickets are normally non-refundable but you can now also get a full refund if your Advance ticket was booked before 23 March 2020.
    • Cashless payments recommended
    • Online booking and check-in recommended

    Trains from London to Penrith

    The distance may be 500 or so miles, but passengers can travel between London Euston and Penrith in under three hours by train, making it an attractive option for work and leisure. The route is operated by Virgin Trains and has at least one scheduled service per hour, often without any need to change.

    Which train companies travel from London to Penrith?

    This route is operated solely by Virgin Trains. Passengers can travel in comfort on the latest Virgin train services and take advantage of services such as the refreshment trolley, the onboard shop and first class seating, as well as WiFi and digital charging points.

    How long is the train from London Euston to Penrith?

    The journey between London Euston and Penrith Railway Station can be done in as little as two hours 57 minutes. Most journeys don't exceed three hours 15 minutes, even with a change at Preston for some services. The exception is for the sleeper services at the end of the day, which can have two or three changes and take around seven hours.

    How many trains are there from London to Penrith?

    There is at least one train scheduled for each hour between around 7:00 a.m. and 11:00 p.m. during the week with slightly fewer services at weekends. Most trains run on the half hour each hour and during busy periods a second service operates at around quarter to the hour.

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

    Departure train station: London Euston is one of the busiest and largest railway stations in the capital. Passengers will find food and coffee outlets, newsagents, a pharmacy and retail stores. There are large digital information boards, help desks and ticket facilities, along with a lounge, seating areas, ATMs, bureau de change, WiFi, accessible toilets, baby changing and showers,  trolleys and wheelchairs. Onward travel is made easy with the London Underground just underneath the main concourse, as well as taxis and buses that pick up from directly outside the station.

    Arrival train station: Penrith Train Station is just a short transfer from Penrith town centre at less than a mile away. It has a car park, taxi pick up point and bus stops nearby. Station facilities include ticketing, toilets with baby changing, seating areas, trolleys, national key toilets, payphones and a post box.

    Travel Tips: Trains from London to Penrith

    Travel by train to Penrith 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 Penrith.
    FAQs

    How much do cheap train tickets between London and Penrith cost?

    You can find a cheap train from London to Penrith for some dates and times for as low as £79  one way in the next 7 days.

    What is the average price of train tickets between London and Penrith?

    If you’re looking to book your train tickets in the next week, you can expect the London to Penrith train price to come in at an average of £87  one way.

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

    The distance from London to Penrith by train is approximately 243 miles (392 km).

    How long is the train to Penrith from London?

    While the time it takes to travel 243 miles (392 km) from London to Penrith can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and bank holidays, the train duration from London to Penrith is on average 3 h 1 min.

    When travelling by train from London to Penrith, which train station in London do I depart from and which train station in Penrith do I arrive in?

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

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

    Passengers board their train most frequently from London Victoria and travel around 1.8 miles (2.9 km) from the city centre to this train station.

    Passengers travelling this route most often arrive at Penrith and need to travel approximately 0.4 miles (643 m) from the train station to the city centre in Penrith.

    Which train providers should I travel with from London to Penrith?

    For the best London to Penrith train to purchase, you can travel safely and comfortably with Chiltern Railways or Avanti West Coast. However, it's always good to check all possible train providers with services to Penrith from London to compare what amenities they may offer.

    Are there any London to Penrith direct train services?

    If you’re looking for a direct train from London to Penrith, consider travelling with Avanti West Coast. Non-stop train services tend to offer more convenience and save you time getting you to your destination, so it's worth paying attention to this when booking your train tickets.

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

    The earliest train for this route departs from London at 07: 21. The last train leaves from London at 18: 30. Check Omio for the latest train timetable from London to Penrith and book the best time to depart on your chosen travel date.

    How far in advance should I buy a train ticket between London and Penrith to get the best deals?

    If you buy a train ticket between London and Penrith within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average £87 one way. However, we recommend booking your train in advance to get access to the best prices. Train tickets to Penrith from London are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.

    Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

    London
    Penrith
    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 Penrith 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