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There are 12 ways to get from Guildford to York by train, bus, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Train LNER  •  3 h 17 min

  1. Take the train from Guildford to Vauxhall
  2. Take the train from London Kings Cross to York

$45 - $172

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Bus  •  7 h 17 min

  1. Take the bus from Guildford to London Victoria Coach Station National Express / ...
  2. Take the bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Leeds Coach Station, Dyer Street National Express / ...

$31 - $70

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Train CrossCountry  •  4 h 26 min

  1. Take the train from Guildford to York

$100 - $150

Train via Newark North Gate  •  4 h 26 min

  1. Take the train from Guildford to Vauxhall
  2. Take the train from London Kings Cross to Newark North Gate
  3. Take the train from Newark North Gate to York

$56 - $89

Drive  •  3 h 47 min

  1. Drive from Guildford to York 231.3 miles

$45 - $75

Fly London Heathrow to Leeds Bradford, train  •  4 h 36 min

  1. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Leeds Bradford (LBA) LHR - LBA
  2. Take the train from Leeds to York

$74 - $245

Fly London Heathrow to Manchester, train  •  5 h 32 min

  1. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Manchester (MAN) LHR - MAN
  2. Take the train from Manchester Airport to York

$105 - $310

Train to Southampton, fly to Leeds Bradford, train  •  4 h 43 min

  1. Take the train from Woking to Southampton Airport Parkway
  2. Fly from Southampton (SOU) to Leeds Bradford (LBA) SOU - LBA
  3. Take the train from Leeds to York

$107 - $316

Train to Southampton, fly to Manchester, train  •  5 h 29 min

  1. Take the train from Woking to Southampton Airport Parkway
  2. Fly from Southampton (SOU) to Manchester (MAN) SOU - MAN
  3. Take the train from Manchester Airport to York

$93 - $221

Fly London Heathrow to Newcastle, train  •  5 h 31 min

  1. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Newcastle (NCL) LHR - NCL
  2. Take the train from Newcastle to York

$97 - $375

Train, train to Southend, fly to Manchester  •  6 h 38 min

  1. Take the train from Guildford to London Waterloo
  2. Take the train from Stratford (London) to Southend Airport
  3. Fly from Southend (SEN) to Manchester (MAN) SEN - MAN
  4. Take the train from Manchester Airport to York

$126 - $401

Train to Southampton, fly to Newcastle, train  •  5 h 33 min

  1. Take the train from Woking to Southampton Airport Parkway
  2. Fly from Southampton (SOU) to Newcastle (NCL) SOU - NCL
  3. Take the train from Newcastle to York

$95 - $316

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The cheapest way to get from Guildford to York is to bus which costs £23 - £55 and takes 7 h 17 min.

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The quickest way to get from Guildford to York is to train which costs £30 - £140 and takes 3 h 17 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Guildford to York. However, there are services departing from Guildford and arriving at York, Blossom Street via London Victoria Coach Station and Leeds City Centre, Bus Stn. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 17 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Guildford and arriving at York. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4 h 26 min.

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The distance between Guildford and York is 190 miles. The road distance is 231.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Guildford to York without a car is to train which takes 3 h 17 min and costs £30 - £140.

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It takes approximately 3 h 17 min to get from Guildford to York, including transfers.

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Guildford to York bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Guildford station.

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

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The best way to get from Guildford to York is to train which takes 3 h 17 min and costs £30 - £140. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £23 - £55 and takes 7 h 17 min.

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Map of how to get from Guildford to York.
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  • Distance: 190.4 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 17 min

What companies run services between Guildford, England and York, England?

You can take a train from Guildford to York via Vauxhall, Vauxhall station, King's Cross St. Pancras station, and London Kings Cross in around 3 h 17 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Guildford to York via London Victoria Coach Station, Leeds Coach Station, Dyer Street, and Leeds City Centre, Bus Stn in around 7 h 17 min.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Leeds Bradford
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $270
Flights from London Heathrow to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $360
Flights from London Heathrow to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $420
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Southampton to Leeds Bradford
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Southampton to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $210
Flights from Southend to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $310
Flights from Southampton to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $360
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Southampton to Newcastle via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Southampton to Newcastle via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$70 - $360
Train operators
South Western Railway
Phone
0345 6000 650
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Train from Guildford to Vauxhall
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $18
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Woking to Southampton Airport Parkway
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $28
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Guildford to London Waterloo
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $19
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from London Kings Cross to York
Ave. Duration
1 h 46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$30 - $50
1st Class
$60 - $95
Train from London Kings Cross to Newark North Gate
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $40
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$24 - $40
1st Class
$45 - $70
Train from Newark North Gate to York
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $27
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$17 - $27
1st Class
$30 - $50
Train from Newcastle to York
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $29
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$19 - $29
1st Class
$35 - $55
Grand Central
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Guildford to York
Ave. Duration
4 h 26 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$100 - $150
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$60 - $95
Anytime Single
$100 - $150
Off-Peak Single
$100 - $160
Train from Leeds to York
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$22 - $35
Anytime Single
$30 - $50
Off-Peak Single
$15 - $23
Train from Newcastle to York
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $75
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Single
$45 - $75
Off-Peak Single
$35 - $55
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Leeds to York
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$7 - $10
Off-Peak Day Single
$12 - $18
Anytime Day Single
$10 - $15
Train from Manchester Airport to York
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$14 - $21
Off-Peak Day Single
$24 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $45
Train from Newcastle to York
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$14 - $21
Off-Peak Day Single
$24 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $45
Greater Anglia
Bus operators
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Guildford to London Victoria Coach Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Leeds Coach Station, Dyer Street
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $23
Website
nationalexpress.com

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The quickest flight from London Heathrow Airport to Leeds Bradford Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h.

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Guildford to York bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Leeds Coach Station, Dyer Street.

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Guildford to York train services, operated by CrossCountry, arrive at York station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Guildford to York is 231 miles. It takes approximately 3 h 47 min to drive from Guildford to York.

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British Airways offers flights from London Heathrow Airport to Leeds Bradford Airport.

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