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Grantham to Thornaby by train

  • First train
  • Last train
  • Avg changes
  • Fastest journey
    1hr 37m
  • Distance
    189 kilometres
  • Trains per Day
  • Avg. journey time
    3hr 20m
  • Train Operators

Travelling from Grantham to Thornaby by train

Fast trains from Grantham to Thornaby take around 1 hour and 37 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 189 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Grantham and Thornaby.

1. Are there direct trains from Grantham to Thornaby?

Journeys between Grantham and Thornaby usually involve one change of train.

We usually find around 17 departures on the route from Grantham 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 21 departures.

2. How long is the train journey from Grantham to Thornaby?

The Grantham to Thornaby train travel time is normally about 1 hour and 37 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

3. What are the Grantham to Thornaby train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Thornaby is usually scheduled to depart Grantham around 07:24 and the last train is around 23:09. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Grantham around 07:24, and the last at 23:12.

When to book Grantham 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 Grantham to Thornaby by train.

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Which train companies operate between Grantham and Thornaby?

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

  • East Coast
  • First TransPennine Express
  • 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.

Thornaby to Grantham by train

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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.