Duration 2h 4m
Distance 70.8 miles
Average price £29
Frequency 18/day

Trip overview

The average train between Castleford and St Helens takes 2h 4m and the fastest train takes 1h 36m. There is a train service every few hours from Castleford to St Helens. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.

Train • 2h 12m

  1. Leeds
  2. St Helens
2h 12m
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£23 - £34

Castleford to St Helens train times

Trains run hourly between Castleford and St Helens. The earliest departure is at 15:33 in the afternoon, and the last departure from Castleford is at 23:34 which arrives into St Helens at 07:14. All services require a transfer at Leeds and take an average of 2h 4m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Castleford to St Helens. However, there are services departing from Castleford and arriving at Lea Green via Leeds. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 12m.

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The distance between Castleford and St Helens is 60 miles. The road distance is 70.8 miles.

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Castleford to St Helens train services, operated by TransPennine Express, depart from Leeds station.

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Castleford to St Helens train services, operated by TransPennine Express, arrive at Lea Green station.

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What companies run services between Castleford and St Helens?

TransPennine Express operates a train from Castleford to St Helens hourly. Tickets cost £19 - £28 and the journey takes 1h 15m.
Train operators
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£19 - £28
Ave. Duration
2h 12m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£15 - £22

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