Travel options
from London to Durham

You can get from London to Durham by train, bus or flight.

Our recommendation

To get from London to Durham on 26 Oct we recommend taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

09:55London5h40 15:35Durham
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£231One-way
Cheapest
09:55London5h40 15:35Durham
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£231One-way
Other options
09:30London6h05 15:35Durham
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£231One-way
23:00London6h30 05:30Durham
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£361One-way
10:00London Kings Cross2h54 12:54Durham
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£861One-way

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COMPARE Prices for trains, buses and flights

Mon
25 Oct
£187Grand Central Trains
£25Megabus
£121Loganair
Tue
26 Oct
£81London North Eastern Railway
£20Megabus
£121Loganair
Wed
27 Oct
£81London North Eastern Railway
£20Megabus
£121Loganair
Thu
28 Oct
£81London North Eastern Railway
£20Megabus
£121Loganair
Fri
29 Oct
£81London North Eastern Railway
£20Megabus
£121Loganair
Sat
30 Oct
£90London North Eastern Railway
£20Megabus
£121Loganair
Sun
31 Oct
£56London North Eastern Railway
£20Megabus
£121Loganair
Mon
1 Nov
£58Grand Central Trains
£20Megabus
£89Loganair
Tue
2 Nov
£81London North Eastern Railway
£20Megabus
£121Loganair
Wed
3 Nov
£56London North Eastern Railway
£20Megabus
£89Loganair
Thu
4 Nov
£81London North Eastern Railway
£20Megabus
£89Loganair
Fri
5 Nov
£56London North Eastern Railway
£20Megabus
£89Loganair
Sat
6 Nov
£50London North Eastern Railway
£20Megabus
£89Loganair
Sun
7 Nov
£39London North Eastern Railway
£20Megabus
£89Loganair
Mon
8 Nov
£58Grand Central Trains
£20Megabus
£89Loganair
Tue
9 Nov
£65London North Eastern Railway
£20Megabus
£89Loganair
Wed
10 Nov
£44London North Eastern Railway
£20Megabus
£89Loganair
Thu
11 Nov
£56London North Eastern Railway
£20Megabus
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Fri
12 Nov
£50London North Eastern Railway
£20Megabus
£89Loganair
Sat
13 Nov
£39London North Eastern Railway
£20Megabus
£89Loganair
Sun
14 Nov
£44London North Eastern Railway
£20Megabus
£89Loganair

Travel Information to Durham from London

distanceDistance233 miles (376 km)
modeAvailable travel modesCoach, flight or train
priceTicket price range£20 - £88
cheapestCheapest modeCoach • £20 • 5 h 40 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • £88 • 1 h 15 min
carriersPopular travel companiesMegabus, Loganair or London North Eastern Railway

Travel 233 miles (376 km) by coach, flight or train to Durham from London. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 15 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a coach is the best option with prices starting as low as £20. The most popular travel providers which serve this route are Megabus, Loganair or London North Eastern Railway among others. Travellers can even take a direct coach or train from London to Durham.

Travel Tips

Travel from London to Durham
Travel to Durham 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 Durham.
FAQs
How do I travel between London and Durham?

There are 3 travel options from London to Durham: coach, flight or train.

How do I get from London to Durham the cheapest way?

Coach services offer the cheapest way to get from London to Durham. Tickets for a coach cost on average £20.

This is compared to other travel options to Durham:

A coach journey is usually £68 less than a journey to Durham by plane, which costs on average £88 for the same trip.

A coach is £60 less than a train for this journey with tickets for a train from London to Durham costing on average £80.

What is the quickest way from London to Durham?

The fastest way from London to Durham is by flight with an average journey time of 1 h 15 min.

Other travel options to Durham from London can usually take longer:

In comparison, taking a coach requires on average 5 h 40 min   of travel time.

In comparison, going by train can take 2 h 48 min   on average.

What is the distance from London to Durham?

You should expect to travel around 233 miles (376 km) from London to Durham.

What are the departure and arrival points in London and in Durham?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when travelling from London to Durham:

  • Most travellers who purchase a coach ticket from London to Durham depart from London, Victoria Coach Station to Durham, Bus Station (stand C).
  • Most travellers board their plane from London Heathrow Airport and arrive in Teesside International Airport.
  • Most travellers take a train from London Victoria to Durham.
Who can get me from London to Durham?

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from London to Durham, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:

  • Megabus can take you to Durham by coach. If searching for a good deal on coaches, you can find tickets for Megabus from London to Durham for £20.
  • Loganair can take you to Durham by plane. If searching for a good deal on flights, you can find tickets for Loganair from London to Durham for £88.
  • London North Eastern Railway can get you to Durham by train. You can find a good deal for train tickets with London North Eastern Railway from London to Durham for £80 on Omio.
Can I find a direct route between London and Durham?

Yes, there are direct routes from London to Durham with the following travel companies:

  • You can check for a direct coach to Durham with National Express or Megabus.
  • You'll find direct train services to Durham with London North Eastern Railway.

As you won't need to change at another stop in between, direct services to Durham tend to save you time and add more convenience, so it's worth paying attention to before you purchase tickets for this journey.

Where else should I travel to after my journey between London and Durham ends?
Your journey from London to Durham doesn't have to end in Durham. Many of our customers like to extend their holidays to explore other popular destinations like Newcastle upon Tyne, Edinburgh or Manchester. If you’d like to add Newcastle upon Tyne, Edinburgh or Manchester to your London to Durham trip, check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel to any of these top destinations from Durham today!
How far in advance should I purchase my London to Durham ticket online to get the best deals?

When planning your trip to Durham from London, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to buy and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Coach tickets are costing on average £20 one way.
  • Plane tickets cost on average £88 one way.
  • Train tickets are costing £80 one way on average.

However, we recommend buying tickets from London to Durham online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.