You can get from York to London by train, bus or flight.
To get from York to London on 26 Sep we recommend taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.
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|Distance||173 miles (279 km)|
|Available travel modes||Flight, coach or train|
|Ticket price range||£8 - £90|
|Cheapest mode||Coach • £8 • 4 h 45 min|
|Fastest mode||Flight • £90 • 1 h 15 min|
|Popular travel companies||Loganair, Flixbus or London North Eastern Railway|
Take a flight, coach or train to travel 173 miles (279 km) between York and 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 £8. The most popular travel providers which serve this trip are Loganair, Flixbus or London North Eastern Railway among others. Travellers can even take a direct coach or train from York to London.
York and London are just over 336 kilometers apart and travelers in the UK can make the journey easily by train, bus, or airplane. Trains depart regularly from York Rail Station and take just over 2 hours to reach London Kings Cross. Coaches also depart from the station and are an affordable alternative to trains.
Return trips fromLondon to York are also available.
Coaches from York to London run at almost hourly intervals every day. The route is operated by National Express. Passengers board the local service at York station and change to National Express coaches at Leeds. Coaches depart from early morning and an overnight service is available. The journey from York to London Victoria Coach Station takes just under 6 hours.
Trains from York to London are the easiest and most convenient way to travel between the two cities. Trains depart from York Railway Station in the city center and terminate at London Kings Cross Station. There are at least two trains per hour every day and the service is operated by Virgin East Coast with additional trains provided by Grand Central. The service runs from early morning until well into the evening.
British Airways offer direct flights from York to London which take approximately 4 hours top arrive in London. Flybe also offers indirect flights from York to London.
There are 3 travel options from York to London: flight, coach or train.
The cheapest way from York to London is by taking a coach. You can find average ticket prices around £8 compared to other travel options to London:
A coach is about £82 less than a flight, which costs on average £90 for this journey.
A coach journey is usually £38 less than a journey to London by train, which costs on average £45 for the same trip.
The fastest way from York to London is by flight with an average journey time of 1 h 15 min.
Other travel options from York to London can usually take longer:
In comparison, getting to London by coach can take on average 4 h 45 min.
In comparison, travelling by train can take you on average 1 h 52 min.
London is approximately 173 miles (279 km) away from York.
The average frequency per day from York to London is:
However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your trip to London from York as scheduled services by flight, coach or train can vary by season or day of the week.
These are the most popular departure and arrival points for travellers from York to London:
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Yes, there are direct routes from York to London with the following travel companies:
As you won't need to change at another stop in between, direct services to London tend to save you time and add more convenience, so it's worth paying attention to before you buy tickets for this route.
When planning your trip between York and London, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to book and their prices in the next 7 days:
However, we recommend buying tickets to London from York online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.
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