London to Inverness by train
Avg. journey time
Travelling from London to Inverness by train
Fast trains from London to Inverness take around 8 hours and 3 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 714 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between London and Inverness.
1. Are there direct trains from London to Inverness?
Direct trains from London to Inverness have been found.
We usually find around 5 direct trains on the route from London to Inverness every weekday.
Trains are typically more frequent on weekends, when we found around 9 departures.
2. How long is the train journey from London to Inverness?
The London to Inverness train travel time is normally about 8 hours and 3 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.
3. What are the London to Inverness train times and schedule?
On weekdays the earliest direct train to Inverness is usually scheduled to depart London around 12:00 and the last train is around 21:15.
At weekends the first train of the day leaves London around 10:00, and the last at 21:20.
What's the London to Inverness train price?
The earlier you book the better, and the cheapest tickets we've found for trains from London to Inverness are $60.72.
Trains departing 30 days in advance will cost around $97 while booking 7 days in advance the price is around $115. 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 Inverness 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 Inverness by train.
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Which train companies operate between London and Inverness?
More than one train company operates on the route from London to Inverness, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:
- Caledonian Sleeper
- East Coast
- London North Eastern Railway
- Serco Caledonian Sleeper
- Virgin East Coast
You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.
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