London to Rotherham by train Find train times and tickets

  • First train
    05:50
  • Last train
    23:33
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    2hr 2m

Travelling from London to Rotherham by train

Fast trains from London to Rotherham take around 2 hours and 2 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 229 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between London and Rotherham.

Are there direct trains from London to Rotherham?

Journeys between London and Rotherham usually involve one change of train.

We usually find around 63 departures on the route from London to Rotherham 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 59 departures.

How long is the train journey from London to Rotherham?

The London to Rotherham train travel time is normally about 2 hours and 2 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

What are the London to Rotherham train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Rotherham is usually scheduled to depart London around 05:50 and the last train is around 23:33. At weekends the first train of the day leaves London around 06:15, and the last at 22:35.

Route map is indicative only and may differ from the optimal route. Actual routes will be displayed when searching.

When to book London to Rotherham 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 London to Rotherham by train.

Which train companies operate between London and Rotherham?

More than one train company operates on the route from London to Rotherham, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:

  • East Coast
  • First Hull Trains
  • Grand Central Railway
  • London North Eastern Railway
  • Northern
  • Northern Rail
  • TransPennine Express

You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.

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Route map is indicative only and may differ from the optimal route. Actual routes will be displayed when searching.

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Child and youth passengers

The definition of "Child" and "Youth" varies by country and rail operator. This is why we ask for the age of young passengers.

Sometimes children below a certain age can travel without a seat for free. If you want to guarantee a seat for child passengers, enter '6' as the age of the child.

Read more about child and youth passenger ages. See also youth discounts and railcards.

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