Duration 8h
Distance 310.9 miles
Average price £158
Frequency 8/day

Trip overview

The average train between Epping and St Ives takes 8h and the fastest train takes 6h 25m. The train service runs several times per day from Epping to St Ives. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.


  1. London Paddington
  2. St Ives
7h 34m
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£127 - £230
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Epping to St Ives train times

Trains run every four hours between Epping and St Ives. The service departs Epping at 22:42 at night, which arrives into St Ives at 09:04. All services require a transfer, and take on average 8h. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Frequently asked questions

Want to know about travelling from Epping to St Ives? We have put together a list of the most frequently asked questions from our users such as: What is the cheapest mode of transport?, What is the quickest option?, How much do tickets usually cost? and many more.

No, there is no direct train from Epping station to St Ives. However, there are services departing from Epping station and arriving at St Ives (Cornwall) via London Paddington and St Erth. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7h 34m.

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The distance between Epping and St Ives is 265 miles. The road distance is 310.9 miles.

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Epping to St Ives train services, operated by Great Western Railway, depart from London Paddington station.

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Epping to St Ives train services, operated by Great Western Railway, arrive at St Erth station.

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There are 1131+ hotels available in St Ives. Prices start at £75 per night.

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What companies run services between Epping and St Ives?

Great Western Railway operates a train from Epping to St Ives every 3 hours. Tickets cost £120 - £220 and the journey takes 4h 56m.
Train operators
Ave. Duration
4h 56m
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
£120 - £220

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