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Duration 5h 31m
Distance 145.1 miles
Average price £90
Frequency 10/day

Trip overview

The average train between York and Sellafield takes 5h 31m and the fastest train takes 4h 1m. The train service runs several times per day from York to Sellafield. 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 via Newcastle upon Tyne

  1. York
  2. Newcastle
  3. Carlisle
  4. Sellafield
5h 11m
£52 - £213

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No, there is no direct train from York to Sellafield. However, there are services departing from York and arriving at Sellafield via Newcastle and Carlisle. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 11m.

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The distance between York and Sellafield is 104 miles. The road distance is 145.1 miles.

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York to Sellafield train services, operated by LNER, depart from York station.

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York to Sellafield train services, operated by Northern Rail, arrive at Sellafield station.

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There are 158+ hotels available in Sellafield. Prices start at £75 per night.

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What companies run services between York and Sellafield?

You can take a train from York to Sellafield via Newcastle and Carlisle in around 5h 11m.
Train operators
Northern Rail
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£30 - £55
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from York to Preston
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£30 - £55
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Anytime Day
£30 - £40
Anytime Day 1st Class
£35 - £55
Train from Preston to Sellafield
Ave. Duration
2h 41m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
£30 - £55
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Anytime Day
£30 - £45
Anytime Day 1st Class
£35 - £55

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