Duration 2h
Distance 209.6 miles
Average price £45
Frequency 2/hour

Trip overview

The average train between Kings Cross and York takes 2h and the fastest train takes 1h 45m. The train runs at least 2 times per hour from Kings Cross to York. 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 Kings Cross
  2. York
1h 47m
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£16 - £120

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Want to know about travelling from Kings Cross to York? 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.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from London Kings Cross and arriving at York. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1h 47m.

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The distance between Kings Cross and York is 173 miles. The road distance is 209.6 miles.

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Kings Cross to York train services, operated by LNER, depart from London Kings Cross station.

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Kings Cross to York train services, operated by LNER, arrive at York station.

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What companies run services between Kings Cross and York?

LNER operates a train from Kings Cross to York hourly. Tickets cost £16 - £23 and the journey takes 1h 47m. Two other operators also service this route.
Train operators
Ave. Duration
1h 47m
Estimated price
£16 - £23
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
4 times a day
Estimated price
£70 - £120
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
Once a week
Estimated price
£65 - £95

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