Ayr to London by train
Avg. journey time
Travelling from Ayr to London by train
Fast trains from Ayr to London take around 5 hours and 41 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 530 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Ayr and London.
1. Are there direct trains from Ayr to London?
Journeys between Ayr and London usually involve one change of train.
We usually find around 23 departures on the route from Ayr to London every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.
There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 18 departures.
2. How long is the train journey from Ayr to London?
The Ayr to London train travel time is normally about 5 hours and 41 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.
3. What are the Ayr to London train times and schedule?
On weekdays the earliest train to London is usually scheduled to depart Ayr around 05:13 and the last train is around 23:00.
This is the same at the weekend.
What's the Ayr to London train price?
The earlier you book the better, and the cheapest tickets we've found for trains from Ayr to London are $29.62.
Trains departing 30 days in advance will cost around $29 while booking 7 days in advance the price is around $59. Booking on the day of travel is likely to be more expensive, so it is worth booking in advance if you can to save money.
When to book Ayr to London train tickets?
Trains in the UK usually open for booking around 3 months in advance.
If booking is not yet open for your dates then you can set a booking alert to receive an email on the day that the cheapest tickets are released for your journey from Ayr to London by train.
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Which train companies operate between Ayr and London?
More than one train company operates on the route from Ayr to London, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:
- Caledonian Sleeper
- Serco Caledonian Sleeper
- Virgin Trains
You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.
London to Ayr by train