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There are 8 ways to get from London Paddington Station to Thirsk by train, bus, night train, car or plane

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Train  •  3h 17m

  1. Take the train from London Kings Cross to Thirsk

£77 - £133

Cheapest option

Fly to Newcastle, train  •  5h 56m

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

£63 - £444

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Train, bus  •  4h 46m

  1. Take the train from London Kings Cross to York
  2. Take the bus from York, Station Avenue to Thirsk, Market Place 30 / ...

Bus  •  8h 24m

  1. Take the bus from London Finchley Road to York Uk009
  2. Take the bus from York, Station Avenue to Thirsk, Market Place 30 / ...

Night train, bus  •  7h 32m

  1. Take the night train from London Euston to York
  2. Take the bus from York, Station Avenue to Thirsk, Market Place 30 / ...

Drive  •  3h 42m

  1. Drive from London Paddington Station to Thirsk 223.5 miles

£30 - £50

Fly to Manchester, train  •  5h 31m

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

£79 - £247

Fly to Durham, train  •  5h 34m

  1. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Durham (MME) LHR - MME
  2. Take the train from Darlington to Northallerton

£77 - £325

London Paddington Station → Thirsk
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The cheapest way to get from London Paddington Station to Thirsk is to drive which costs £30 - £50 and takes 3h 42m.

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The quickest way to get from London Paddington Station to Thirsk is to train which costs £75 - £140 and takes 3h 17m.

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No, there is no direct bus from London Paddington Station to Thirsk. However, there are services departing from Warwick Avenue and arriving at Thirsk, Market Place via London Finchley Road and York, Station Avenue. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8h 24m.

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No, there is no direct train from London Paddington Station to Thirsk. However, there are services departing from Paddington and arriving at Thirsk via London Kings Cross. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 17m.

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The distance between London Paddington Station and Thirsk is 195 miles. The road distance is 223.5 miles.

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The best way to get from London Paddington Station to Thirsk without a car is to train which takes 3h 17m and costs £75 - £140.

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It takes approximately 3h 17m to get from London Paddington Station to Thirsk, including transfers.

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London Paddington Station to Thirsk bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from London Finchley Road station.

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London Paddington Station to Thirsk train services, operated by Grand Central, depart from London Kings Cross station.

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The best way to get from London Paddington Station to Thirsk is to train which takes 3h 17m and costs £75 - £140. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 8h 24m.

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Map of how to get from London Paddington Station to Thirsk.
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  • Distance: 194.9 miles
  • Duration: 3h 17m

What companies run services between London Paddington Station, England and Thirsk, England?

Grand Central operates a train from London Kings Cross to Thirsk 4 times a day. Tickets cost £75 - £130 and the journey takes 2h 5m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from London Paddington Station to Thirsk via Warwick Avenue, London Finchley Road, and York, Station Avenue in around 8h 24m.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1h 3m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£50 - £240
Flights from London Heathrow to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£60 - £300
Flights from London Heathrow to Newcastle via Aberdeen
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
£60 - £300
Loganair
Website
loganair.co.uk
Flights from London Heathrow to Durham
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£75 - £260
Train operators
Grand Central
Phone
+44 345 603 4852
Email
customer.services@grandcentralrail.com
Website
grandcentralrail.com
Train from London Kings Cross to Thirsk
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
£75 - £130
Website
grandcentralrail.com
Advanced Single
£30 - £45
Anytime Single
£30 - £45
Anytime Day Single
£75 - £130
Train from London Kings Cross to York
Ave. Duration
1h 47m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
£70 - £120
Website
grandcentralrail.com
Advanced Single
£29 - £40
Anytime Single
£28 - £40
Anytime Day Single
£70 - £120
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from London Kings Cross to York
Ave. Duration
1h 51m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£24 - £210
Website
lner.co.uk
Advance Single
£24 - £35
Anytime Day Single
£90 - £130
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£140 - £210
Train from Darlington to Northallerton
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
£1 - £50
Website
lner.co.uk
Advance Single
£1 - £3
Anytime Day Single
£22 - £35
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£35 - £50
Train from Newcastle to Northallerton
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
£6 - £85
Website
lner.co.uk
Advance Single
£6 - £10
Anytime Day Single
£35 - £55
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£55 - £85
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Manchester Airport to Thirsk
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
£30 - £55
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
£14 - £21
Off-Peak Day Single
£25 - £40
Anytime Day Single
£30 - £55
Train from Darlington to Northallerton
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£10 - £16
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
£7 - £10
Off-Peak Day Single
£7 - £11
Anytime Day Single
£10 - £16
Train from Newcastle to Northallerton
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£19 - £30
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
£10 - £15
Off-Peak Day Single
£14 - £22
Anytime Day Single
£19 - £30
Bus operators
Reliance Motor Services
Phone
01904 768262
Website
reliancebuses.co.uk
Bus from York, Station Avenue to Thirsk, Market Place
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Website
Reliance Motor Services
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from London Finchley Road to York
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
£15 - £19
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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

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London Paddington Station to Thirsk bus services, operated by Reliance Motor Services, arrive at Thirsk, Market Place station.

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London Paddington Station to Thirsk train services, operated by Grand Central, arrive at Thirsk station.

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Yes, the driving distance between London Paddington Station to Thirsk is 223 miles. It takes approximately 3h 42m to drive from London Paddington Station to Thirsk.

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British Airways offers flights from London Heathrow Airport to Manchester Airport.

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There are 175+ hotels available in Thirsk. Prices start at £75 per night.

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The best way to get from London Paddington Station to London Heathrow Airport is to train which takes 16 min and costs £4 - £35.

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