Luton to Durham by train

  • First train
    04:36
  • Last train
    23:47
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    3hr 34m
  • Distance
    333 kilometres
  • Trains per Day
    22
  • Avg. journey time
    4hr 37m
  • Train Operators

Travelling from Luton to Durham by train

Fast trains from Luton to Durham take around 3 hours and 34 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 333 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Luton and Durham.

1. Are there direct trains from Luton to Durham?

Journeys between Luton and Durham usually involve one change of train.

We usually find around 22 departures on the route from Luton to Durham 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 23 departures.

2. How long is the train journey from Luton to Durham?

The Luton to Durham train travel time is normally about 3 hours and 34 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

3. What are the Luton to Durham train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Durham is usually scheduled to depart Luton around 04:43 and the last train is around 23:47. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Luton around 04:36, and the last at 23:42.

When to book Luton to Durham 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 Luton to Durham by train.

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Which train companies operate between Luton and Durham?

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

  • CrossCountry
  • East Coast
  • East Midlands Trains
  • First TransPennine Express
  • Grand Central Railway
  • London North Eastern Railway
  • Thameslink
  • 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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