London to Thornaby by train
Avg. journey time
Travelling from London to Thornaby by train
Fast trains from London to Thornaby take around 2 hours and 46 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 348 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between London and Thornaby.
1. Are there direct trains from London to Thornaby?
Journeys between London and Thornaby usually involve one change of train.
We usually find around 39 departures on the route from London to Thornaby every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.
Trains are typically more frequent on weekends, when we found around 44 departures.
2. How long is the train journey from London to Thornaby?
The London to Thornaby train travel time is normally about 2 hours and 46 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.
3. What are the London to Thornaby train times and schedule?
On weekdays the earliest train to Thornaby is usually scheduled to depart London around 06:12 and the last train is around 23:33.
At weekends the first train of the day leaves London around 06:12, and the last at 22:35.
What's the London to Thornaby train price?
The earlier you book the better, and the cheapest tickets we've found for trains from London to Thornaby are $24.67.
Trains departing 30 days in advance will cost around $70 while booking 7 days in advance the price is around $53. 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 London to Thornaby 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 Thornaby by train.
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Which train companies operate between London and Thornaby?
More than one train company operates on the route from London to Thornaby, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:
- East Coast
- First TransPennine Express
- Grand Central
- Grand Central Railway
- London North Eastern Railway
- 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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