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Duration 4h 46m
Distance 264.6 miles
Average price £200
Frequency 13/day

Trip overview

The average train between Essex and Durham takes 4h 46m and the fastest train takes 3h 56m. There is a train service every few hours from Essex to Durham. 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 Kings Cross
  3. Durham
4h 46m
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£50 - £299

Essex to Durham train times

Trains run hourly between Essex and Durham. The earliest departure is at 17:08 in the afternoon, and the last departure from Essex is at 22:08 which arrives into Durham at 11:22. All services require a transfer, and take on average 4h 46m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Essex to Durham. However, there are services departing from White Notley and arriving at Durham via Liverpool Street station and London Kings Cross. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 46m.

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The distance between Essex and Durham is 223 miles. The road distance is 264.6 miles.

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Essex to Durham train services, operated by Greater Anglia, depart from White Notley station.

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Essex to Durham train services, operated by LNER, arrive at Durham station.

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