There are 7 ways to get from Hull to London 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.

Recommended option

Train Hull Trains  •  2 h 32 min

  1. Take the train from Hull to London Kings Cross

$35 - $100

Cheapest option

Bus  •  6 h

  1. Take the bus from Hull to London Marble Arch National Express / ...

$20 - $55

5 alternative options

Train Virgin Trains East Coast  •  3 h 45 min

  1. Take the train from Hull to Peterborough
  2. Take the train from Peterborough to London Blackfriars

$61 - $89

Drive  •  3 h 24 min

  1. Drive from Hull to London 188.5 miles

$40 - $60

Fly Humberside to London City  •  5 h 38 min

  1. Fly from Humberside (HUY) to London City (LCY) HUY - LCY

$222 - $864

Train to Leeds Bradford, fly to London Heathrow  •  4 h 15 min

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

$109 - $255

Train to Manchester, fly to London Heathrow  •  4 h 44 min

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

$135 - $350

What companies run services between Hull, England and London, England?

Hull Trains operates a train from Hull to London every 4 hours. Tickets cost $70 - $100 and the journey takes 2 h 32 min. Virgin Trains East Coast also services this route 4 times a week. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Hull to London twice daily. Tickets cost $20 - $26 and the journey takes 6 h. Megabus UK also services this route once daily.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Leeds Bradford to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $270
Flights from Manchester to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $360
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Humberside to London City via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 2 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Train operators
Hull Trains
Phone
+44 345 071 0222
Website
hulltrains.co.uk
Train from Hull to London Kings Cross
Ave. Duration
2 h 32 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$70 - $100
Website
hulltrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$60 - $85
Anytime Day Single
$70 - $100
Super Off-Peak Single
$110 - $150
Off-Peak Single
$120 - $140
Anytime Single
$130 - $160
Virgin Trains East Coast
Website
virgintrainseastcoast.com
Train from Hull to London Kings Cross
Ave. Duration
2 h 51 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
virgintrainseastcoast.com
2nd Class
$35 - $55
1st Class
$65 - $100
Train from Hull to Peterborough
Ave. Duration
1 h 56 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Website
virgintrainseastcoast.com
2nd Class
$26 - $40
1st Class
$45 - $75
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Hull to Leeds
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$11 - $16
Off-Peak Day Single
$18 - $27
Anytime Day Single
$21 - $30
Train from Hull to Manchester Piccadilly
Ave. Duration
1 h 58 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$17 - $24
Off-Peak Day Single
$28 - $45
Anytime Day Single
$35 - $55
Bus operators

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Hull and London is 249 km. The road distance is 302 km.

The cheapest way to get from Hull to London is to bus which costs £15 - £40 and takes 6 h.

The quickest way to get from Hull to London is to train which takes 2 h 32 min and costs £27 - £75.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Hull and arriving at London Kings Cross. Services depart every four hours. The journey takes approximately 2 h 32 min.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Hull and arriving at London Marble Arch. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 6 h.

The train from Hull to London Kings Cross takes 2 h 32 min including transfers and departs every four hours.