Motherwell to Peterborough by train

  • First train
    06:00
  • Last train
    23:14
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    4hr 46m
  • Distance
    433 kilometres
  • Trains per Day
    26
  • Avg. journey time
    6hr 48m
  • Train Operators

Travelling from Motherwell to Peterborough by train

Fast trains from Motherwell to Peterborough take around 4 hours and 46 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 433 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Motherwell and Peterborough.

1. Are there direct trains from Motherwell to Peterborough?

Journeys between Motherwell and Peterborough usually involve one change of train. We have found some direct departures on this route but these are less frequent than routes requiring a change.

We usually find around 27 departures on the route from Motherwell to Peterborough 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 29 departures.

2. How long is the train journey from Motherwell to Peterborough?

The Motherwell to Peterborough train travel time is normally about 4 hours and 46 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

3. What are the Motherwell to Peterborough train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Peterborough is usually scheduled to depart Motherwell around 06:00 and the last train is around 23:14. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Motherwell around 06:05, and the last at 23:14.

When to book Motherwell to Peterborough 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 Motherwell to Peterborough by train.

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Which train companies operate between Motherwell and Peterborough?

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

  • CrossCountry
  • East Coast
  • East Midlands Trains
  • London North Eastern Railway
  • ScotRail
  • TransPennine Express
  • Virgin Trains

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

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