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Duration 4h 26m
Distance 266.6 miles
Average price £243
Frequency 12/day

Trip overview

The average train between Essex and City of Lancaster takes 4h 26m and the fastest train takes 3h 46m. There is a train service every few hours from Essex to City of Lancaster. 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. White Notley
  2. London Euston
  3. City of Lancaster
4h 17m
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£105 - £329

Essex to City of Lancaster train times

Trains run every two hours between Essex and City of Lancaster. The earliest departure is at 17:08 in the afternoon, and the last departure from Essex is at 22:08 which arrives into City of Lancaster at 08:29. All services require a transfer, and take on average 4h 26m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Essex to City of Lancaster. However, there are services departing from White Notley and arriving at Lancaster via Liverpool Street station and London Euston. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 17m.

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The distance between Essex and City of Lancaster is 209 miles. The road distance is 266.6 miles.

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Essex to City of Lancaster train services, operated by Greater Anglia, depart from White Notley station.

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Essex to City of Lancaster train services, operated by Avanti West Coast, arrive at Lancaster station.

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There are 554+ hotels available in City of Lancaster. Prices start at £75 per night.

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