Dumfries to London by train

  • First train
  • Last train
  • Avg changes
  • Fastest journey
    4hr 6m
  • Distance
    459 kilometres
  • Trains per Day
  • Avg. journey time
    4hr 47m
  • Train Operators

Travelling from Dumfries to London by train

Fast trains from Dumfries to London take around 4 hours and 6 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 459 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Dumfries and London.

1. Are there direct trains from Dumfries to London?

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

We usually find around 18 departures on the route from Dumfries 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 11 departures.

2. How long is the train journey from Dumfries to London?

The Dumfries to London train travel time is normally about 4 hours and 6 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

3. What are the Dumfries to London train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to London is usually scheduled to depart Dumfries around 04:58 and the last train is around 23:01. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Dumfries around 04:58, and the last at 23:59.

When to book Dumfries 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 Dumfries to London by train.

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Which train companies operate between Dumfries and London?

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

  • Caledonian Sleeper
  • Northern
  • ScotRail
  • Serco Caledonian Sleeper
  • 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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Child and youth passengers

The definition of "Child" and "Youth" varies by country and 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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