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Duration 24h 28m
Distance 580.1 miles
Average price £260
Frequency 6/week

Trip overview

The average train between Peterborough and Thurso takes 24h 28m and the fastest train takes 22h 40m. The train runs, on average, 6 times per week from Peterborough to Thurso. 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. Peterborough
  2. York
  3. Inverness
  4. Thurso
13h 25m
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£95 - £621

Peterborough to Thurso train times

Trains run six times a week between Peterborough and Thurso. The service departs Peterborough at 12:18 in the afternoon, which arrives into Thurso at 10:58. All services require a transfer, and take on average 24h 28m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Peterborough to Thurso. However, there are services departing from Peterborough and arriving at Thurso via York and Inverness. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 13h 25m.

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The distance between Peterborough and Thurso is 438 miles. The road distance is 580.1 miles.

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Peterborough to Thurso train services, operated by LNER, depart from Peterborough station.

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Peterborough to Thurso train services, operated by ScotRail, arrive at Thurso station.

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