York to Ely by train
Avg. journey time
Travelling from York to Ely by train
Fast trains from York to Ely take around 1 hour and 51 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 197 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between York and Ely.
1. Are there direct trains from York to Ely?
Journeys between York and Ely usually involve one change of train.
We usually find around 28 departures on the route from York to Ely 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 39 departures.
2. How long is the train journey from York to Ely?
The York to Ely train travel time is normally about 1 hour and 51 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.
3. What are the York to Ely train times and schedule?
On weekdays the earliest train to Ely is usually scheduled to depart York around 04:20 and the last train is around 22:21.
At weekends the first train of the day leaves York around 04:38, and the last at 21:50.
What's the York to Ely train price?
The earlier you book the better, and the cheapest tickets we've found for trains from York to Ely are $14.51.
Trains departing 30 days in advance will cost around $14 while booking 7 days in advance the price is around $49. 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 York to Ely 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 York to Ely by train.
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Which train companies operate between York and Ely?
More than one train company operates on the route from York to Ely, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:
- Abellio Greater Anglia
- East Coast
- East Midlands Trains
- Grand Central Railway
- Great Northern
- Greater Anglia
- London North Eastern Railway
You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.
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