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Duration 2h 50m
Distance 162.1 miles
Average price £95
Frequency 19/day

Trip overview

The average train between London and Rotherham takes 2h 50m and the fastest train takes 2h 14m. There is a train service every few hours from London to Rotherham. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.

Train

  1. London St Pancras International
  2. Rotherham
2h 29m
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£80 - £122

London to Rotherham train times

Trains run hourly between London King's Cross and Rotherham. The earliest departure is at 11:30 in the morning, and the last departure from London King's Cross is at 21:30 which arrives into Rotherham at 05:26. All services require a transfer at Sheffield and take an average of 2h 50m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Frequently asked questions

Want to know about travelling from London to Rotherham? 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.

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No, there is no direct train from London to Rotherham. However, there are services departing from London St Pancras International and arriving at Rotherham Central via Sheffield. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 29m.

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The distance between London and Rotherham is 143 miles. The road distance is 162.1 miles.

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London to Rotherham train services, operated by East Midlands Railways, depart from London St Pancras International station.

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London to Rotherham train services, operated by East Midlands Railways, arrive at Sheffield station.

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What companies run services between London and Rotherham?

East Midlands Railways operates a train from London St Pancras International to Sheffield hourly. Tickets cost £75 - £110 and the journey takes 1h 59m.
Train operators
East Midlands Railways
Ave. Duration
1h 59m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£75 - £110
LNER
Ave. Duration
1h 37m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£20 - £180
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from London Kings Cross to Doncaster
Ave. Duration
1h 37m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£20 - £180
Website
lner.co.uk
Advance Single
£20 - £29
Anytime Day Single
£75 - £110
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£120 - £180
Hull Trains
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£40 - £60
Phone
+44 345 071 0222
Website
hulltrains.co.uk
Train from London Kings Cross to Doncaster
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£40 - £60
Website
hulltrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
£30 - £50
Anytime Day Single
£40 - £60
Super Off-Peak Single
£60 - £85
Off-Peak Single
£70 - £80
Anytime Single
£75 - £95
Grand Central
Ave. Duration
1h 31m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
£55 - £95

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