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 Peterborough will cost around £ 47 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 28.
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Of the 14 trains that leave London for Peterborough every day 14 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
These direct trains cover the 119 km distance in an average of 59 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 46 m .
The slowest trains will take 1 h 23 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||73 miles (118 km)|
|Average train duration||46 min|
|Average train ticket price||£26 (€30)|
|Train frequency||25 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there are 25 direct trains a day|
|Train companies||London North Eastern Railway, Thameslink or Great Northern|
Trains from London to Peterborough cover the 73 miles (118 km) long trip taking on average 46 min with our travel partners like London North Eastern Railway, Thameslink or Great Northern. Normally, there are 25 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around £26, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £15. Travellers depart most frequently from London Victoria and arrive in Peterborough.
If you want to explore the fens of East Anglia or just see the city's beautiful cathedral, travelling to Peterborough from London is easy. Every day, Virgin East Coast and Great Northern run direct services from London Kings Cross which take between 50 minutes and 1 hour 30 minutes to reach their destination. The first train departs as early as 5:22 am, and services continue until 1:34 am - so there are plenty of options.
Departure Station: All trains from London to Peterborough leave from London Kings Cross. Located just north of London's central districts, the station is easily reachable from all parts of the capital, with numerous Tube connections, overground links to Hertfordshire and plenty of local buses.
Arrival Station: Trains from London to Peterborough arrive at Peterborough Station on Bourges Boulevard. The station is around 100 metres from the Queensgate shopping centre and if you walk down Cowgate, you'll be at the cathedral in around five minutes. The Citi 1 bus also runs from the station to the ABAX Stadium if you are attending a football match.
When travelling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from London Victoria and arriving in Peterborough.
Passengers booking this trip 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 Peterborough most often arrive at Peterborough and need to travel around 0 mile (s) / 0 km from this train station to the city centre.
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