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Duration 5h 39m
Distance 251.9 miles
Average price £130
Frequency 2/day

Trip overview

The average train between London and Middlesbrough takes 5h 39m and the fastest train takes 3h 5m. The train service runs several times per day from London to Middlesbrough. 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. Middlesbrough
3h 12m
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£89 - £144

London to Middlesbrough train times

Trains run twice daily between London King's Cross and Middlesbrough. The earliest departure is at 14:45 in the afternoon, and the last departure from London King's Cross is at 18:46 which arrives into Middlesbrough at 22:23. All services require a transfer at Eaglescliffe and take an average of 5h 39m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from London to Middlesbrough. However, there are services departing from London Kings Cross and arriving at Middlesbrough via Eaglescliffe. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 12m.

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The distance between London and Middlesbrough is 218 miles. The road distance is 251.9 miles.

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London to Middlesbrough train services, operated by Grand Central, depart from London Kings Cross station.

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London to Middlesbrough train services, operated by Grand Central, arrive at Eaglescliffe station.

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What companies run services between London and Middlesbrough?

Grand Central operates a train from London Kings Cross to Eaglescliffe 4 times a day. Tickets cost £85 - £140 and the journey takes 2h 38m.
Train operators
Grand Central
Ave. Duration
2h 38m
4 times a day
Estimated price
£85 - £140

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