Nottingham to London train

Cheap train tickets from Nottingham to London

Showing times and prices for 17 Aug

Cheapest

£61

Average

£88

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.

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Train schedule Nottingham to London

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Fastest train times from Nottingham to London

Showing times and prices for 17 Aug

Fastest Journey

1 h 37 m

Average

1 h 45 m

Trains per day

6

Distance

175 km

Of the 6 trains that leave Nottingham for London every day 4 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

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08:50Nottingham1h37 10:27London St Pancras
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09:50Nottingham1h37 11:27London St Pancras
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09:12Nottingham1h43 10:55London St Pancras
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£611One-way
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Overview: Train from Nottingham to London

distanceDistance109 miles
durationAverage train duration1 h 45 min
priceAverage train ticket price£53 (€61)
frequencyTrain frequency30 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 30 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersCross Country, Thameslink, London North Eastern Railway, Hull Trains, East Midlands Railway or East Midlands Railways

Trains from Nottingham to London cover the 109 miles long journey taking on average 1 h 45 min with our travel partners like Cross Country, Thameslink, London North Eastern Railway, Hull Trains, East Midlands Railway or East Midlands Railways. Normally, there are 30 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this journey for as low as £23, but the average price of train tickets is £53. Travellers depart most frequently from Nottingham and arrive in London Victoria.

Train companies: CrossCountry, Thameslink and East Midlands Trains trains Nottingham to London

CrossCountry, Thameslink and East Midlands Trains trains will get you to London from Nottingham from £23. With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best train times and tickets for your trip.

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CrossCountry is a fast speed train company in the United Kingdom and for your next train to London from Nottingham you can choose between Standard Class and First Class tickets on Omio.

Find cheap tickets for CrossCountry trains to London from Nottingham on Omio. Omio can help you find the best train deals and prices all in one place by showing you the most up-to-date Nottingham to London train timetable from CrossCountry, the latest train ticket offers available and other travel information for the 109 miles (175 km) journey to London from Nottingham, including information on luggage policy and amenities offered onboard depending on the class fare you pick and choose. If you search for trains from Nottingham to London in the Omio app, you can check to see if the CrossCountry trains available are mobile tickets, which makes it even more convenient for you to go paperless when travelling. Check the CrossCountry train timetable for your ideal departure and arrival times, compare the best route available to get to London from Nottingham and then book a cheap train with ease. Sit back and enjoy your upcoming train from Nottingham to London with CrossCountry!

    Looking to travel by train between Nottingham and London? Omio can help you find that perfect trip with East Midlands Trains. Check Omio to see current East Midlands Trains train timetables, tickets, travel information and prices for the best deals on the Nottingham to London train and book East Midlands Trains tickets online quickly and easily. When taking a train between Nottingham and London, you can expect to travel 109 miles (175 km) one-way with East Midlands Trains. If you search for trains between Nottingham and London in the Omio app, you can check if the East Midlands Trains ticket is a mobile ticket, which makes it easy for you to go paperless when travelling without needing to purchase tickets in person at the train station. Whether you’re looking for the cheapest, fastest or earliest train with East Midlands Trains, we do the work for you to get you safely to London from Nottingham. Book that perfect Nottingham to London train now with Omio and enjoy a smooth and comfortable journey with East Midlands Trains!

    Nottingham to London train information with East Midlands Trains:

    • Average Duration: 1 h 43 min
    • East Midlands Trains frequency: 27 a day

    Are you making plans to travel to London from Nottingham? Why not take a train with Thameslink? Omio can show you current Thameslink train times, tickets, travel information (such as luggage policy and amenities offered onboard) and prices so you can find the best deals on Nottingham to London trains all in one place. On the Thameslink train, you can expect to travel 109 miles (175 km) between Nottingham and London. If you use the Omio app to search for trains to London from Nottingham, you can quickly see if the Thameslink ticket is a mobile ticket, making it easy for you to go paperless when taking a train. Once you have found your perfect one-way Thameslink train from Nottingham to London, book your cheap train tickets online on Omio or in the Omio app quickly and easily so you can spend the rest of your time enjoying your upcoming trip!

      Trains from Nottingham to London

      Trains from Nottingham to London cover a 109 miles (175 km) journey and take an average of two hours. Normally, 17 trains operate every day, including direct services and routes with at least one change over. Nottingham to London is a popular route for both locals and visitors to the city. Due to the route's popularity, the frequency of the trains departing from Nottingham Train station is high.

      Nottingham to London Train Time: Daily Departures

      Thanks to the popularity of this route, several trains run from Nottingham to London daily. Each day trains start at around 05:30 in the morning and depart each hour until the last train departs at 15:30. You'll find about 30 trains operating the route every day. East Midlands Railway offers the most trains, with around 20 trains per day. London North Eastern Railway operates fewer than ten trains a day, while First Hull Trains usually offer fewer than four trips daily.

      How long is the journey by train from Nottingham to London?

      Your travel time between Nottingham and London will vary with the route you choose to take and if it includes a changeover. The distance covered between Nottingham and London is 109 miles (175km), and the average trip is around 1 h 45 min and changeovers. LNER operates the longest trip with a changeover in Grantham, and a travel time of 2 h 15 min, while the fastest trip is a direct train between Nottingham Station and St Pancras, which is around 1 h 32 min.

      Trains from Nottingham to London: Nottingham Council at night. Source: Shutterstock

      What is/are the departure and arrival stations for trains from Nottingham to London?

      Departure train station:When booking train tickets between Nottingham and London, you will be departing from Nottingham station. Nottingham Station is the main station serving the city and is a short walk from the centre of Nottingham. It's easy to access with buses and taxis. If you catch the bus, you are looking at about an extra 30 min. Catching a taxi will cut the time in half. You'll find several amenities and services at Nottingham Train Station, including bicycle storage facilities, a car park for quick access to taxi drop-offs, toilets and baby-changing facilities, cash machines, shops, a first-class lounge, and disabled access throughout the station.

      Arrival train station: When choosing a train from Nottingham to London, you'll have the choice of two arrivals stations. London Kings Cross or London St Pancras International. Both stations are northwest of the city centre, and a taxi takes around 20 min from either station to the city centre. Both Kings Cross and London St Pancras have great amenities to use after your journey, including information points, baby-changing facilities, luggage storage services, water fountains, and trolleys. If you are hungry after your trip, you'll find a wide variety of shops, bars, and eateries.

      Which train companies travel from Nottingham to London?

      Three different train companies operate routes between London and Nottingham. East Midlands Railway (EMR) operates to the highest number of trains running along this route. LNER is the second most frequent operator. The third company running this route is Hull Trains, offering two or three trips per day. All of the trips run by EMR are between Nottingham Station and London St Pancras International. EMR trains are all direct trains. LNER provide several trains operating between Nottingham Station and London Kings Cross with one changeover in Grantham.

      Night trains Nottingham

      Thankfully, the trip from Nottingham to London by train is not too long, and for this reason, you will find that there is no dedicated night train service available for this route. Trains run at night to make the journey, but they are part of the same train service as the earlier running trains. East Midlands Railway is responsible for providing late-night trains from Nottingham to London.

      London North Eastern Railway trains from Nottingham to London

      London North Eastern Railway offers at least ten trains per day on this route. The earliest departing train is at 06:30 each morning. You will find LNER trains continue to run until 15:30 each afternoon. All trips offered by this company have a single changeover included in the route at Grantham Station. Your average travel time for these trains is around 2 h 05 min.

      First Hull Trains from Nottingham to London

      First Hull Trains are the operators that offer the fewest amount of departing trains along this route. They have between two and three trains running from Nottingham to London each day. All their trips include a change over at Grantham Station. These trains follow the same route as the LNER trains and take a similar time to complete the trip.

      Trains from Nottingham to London : Sustainability travel

      Depending on the rail line, type of train, and the distance of your journey, travelling by train reduces your carbon emissions by up to 90% compared to other modes of transportation. Trains also are a high capacity method of transport, meaning they can hold more people and cargo than a car or a truck, and they use less fuel than buses or planes, making train travel a much greener option in general.

      Train Nottingham to London: Services on Board

      When booking trains with East Midlands Trains, you should remember that each passenger is allowed three pieces of luggage. One small item of hand luggage and two larger bags in the baggage hold. The size and shape of your luggage will be considered before boarding the train. Dogs, cats, birds and other small, domestic animals can travel onboard East Midlands Trains without a fee. Travelling with your bike will not be an issue, but you will need to book it onto your train in advance. East Midlands trains are fully wheelchair friendly. You can also ride the train if you are using a mobility scooter. Please let the company know before you board, and they will give you a special area for your scooter or wheelchair with easy access to the exit and convenient access to the onboard bathrooms.

      If you're travelling with LNER, you will have the option to upgrade your seat to a first-class ticket. The first-class benefits include spacious, comfortable seats that come with a table, quieter carriages, and plug sockets at each seat. Complimentary food and drinks are a first-class luxury. In terms of luggage allowance, each passenger is allowed one medium to large bag and one piece of hand luggage. If you're trying to take a bicycle with you, you're strongly advised to call ahead and reserve your bike space on the trains. You will be allowed to bring up to two pets with you for this trip. There's no fee for them, but you will need to keep them in a suitable carrier at all times. All stations and train companies provide accessible services. Contact the company 48 h in advance to arrange assistance.

      How to find cheap train tickets from Nottingham to London?

      There are numerous ways to make sure you pick up the best ticket deals and travel efficiently. Start off by paging through the Omio Magazine for some travel tips that'll help. You will find that train tickets are available up to six months in advance. Travelling during the week is cheaper than on the weekend, so having a flexible schedule when booking your tickets is highly recommended if you are looking for cheap tickets. It will help if you are also flexible with the times you travel, as booking a rush hour ticket will be more expensive than an off-peak time ticket. Train trips from Nottingham to London that include at least one changeover are generally cheaper than those that are direct.

      Trains from Nottingham to London: girl on a train to London. Source: Shutterstock

      To London by train—travel tips

      London is one of the most popular places to visit in the world, with millions of tourists each year. London's appeal lies in its ability to overload your senses with food, culture, architecture, fashion, football, history, nightlife and bars, like only a first-class place can do. A perfect opening activity for new visitors to London is a tour through The Tower of London. The tower is home to the world's largest diamond and is considered an architectural odyssey due to its medieval grandeur. London is famous for its fish and chips wrapped in newspapers. Stroll the streets and try this traditional food if you want to immerse yourself in how the locals live.

      If you are looking for a sit-down experience, book a table at the famous Poppies Fish & Chips. Take a stroll along with the South Bank and catch a ride on the London eye to get a birds-eye view of the entire city, most enjoyed at night where you will see the whole city come to life through movement on the streets sparkling lights. There is so much to do in the way of historical, cultural exploration. Make sure you add a trip to MadameTussauds. A great time out for anyone at any age. Take a black London cab back in time and tour the decaying streets of London during the time of the plague, or pose with your favourite sports players and members of the royal family. Try not to be too star-struck at the celerity hall of fame!

      • Warner Bros. Studio Tour London The Making of Harry Potter
      • Emirates Air Line cable car
      • London Transport Museum
      • Aqua Spirit
      • Berners Tavern

      Travel Tips: Trains from Nottingham to London

      Travel by train to London 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 Nottingham to London.
      FAQs
      You can find a cheap train from Nottingham to London for some dates and times for as low as £23  one way in the next 7 days.
      If you’re looking to book your train tickets in the next week, you can expect the Nottingham to London train price to come in at an average of £53  one way.
      The train distance from Nottingham to London is around 109 miles.
      On average the train from Nottingham to London duration is 1 h 45 min  for the 109 miles long journey, but the travel time can vary if you depart on weekends and holidays.

      Omio customers book a train from Nottingham   to London Victoria   most frequently for this route.

      You can find the most popular departure train station for this journey, Nottingham, located approximately 1.1 miles (1.8 km) from the city centre of Nottingham. The most popular arrival train station in London, called London Victoria, is located around 1.8 miles (2.9 km) away from its city centre.

      Take the Nottingham to London train with Cross Country, Thameslink, London North Eastern Railway, Hull Trains, East Midlands Railway or East Midlands Railways. However, it's always good to check out all possible train companies for the route between Nottingham and London as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
      Yes, there are 30 direct trains per day between Nottingham and London, and you can find a direct train for this route with East Midlands Railway  on Omio. It's worth paying attention to when you book your train ticket as direct services tend to offer more convenience and save you time getting to your destination.
      On average, there are 30 trains a day from Nottingham to London. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
      The first train from Nottingham to London leaves at 05: 12   and the last train for this leaves at 22: 48. Omio shows you the latest train from Nottingham to London schedule to help you book the best departure time for this route.
      If you buy a train ticket between Nottingham and London within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average £53 one way. However, we recommend booking your train in advance to get access to the best prices. Train tickets to London from Nottingham are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.

      Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

      Nottingham
      London
      The major railway station for departures from Nottingham is Nottingham. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Nottingham for your trip between Nottingham and London.
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      Public transport options for Nottingham
      Location for Rail Replacement Services: Rail replacement buses will pick up and drop off from Carrington Street, at the front of the station.

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