Duration 4h 22m
Distance 192.7 miles
Average price £75
Frequency 13/day

Trip overview

The average train between York and Hereford takes 4h 22m and the fastest train takes 3h 38m. There is a train service every few hours from York to Hereford. 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. York
  2. Birmingham New Street
  3. Hereford
4h 5m
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£65 - £95

York to Hereford train times

Trains run hourly between York and Hereford. The earliest departure is at 10:35 in the morning, and the last departure from York is at 20:44 which arrives into Hereford at 08:29. All services require a transfer at Birmingham New Street and take an average of 4h 22m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from York to Hereford. However, there are services departing from York and arriving at Hereford via Birmingham New Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 5m.

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The distance between York and Hereford is 149 miles. The road distance is 192.7 miles.

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York to Hereford train services, operated by CrossCountry, depart from York station.

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York to Hereford train services, operated by London Northwestern Railway, arrive at Hereford station.

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