There are 10 ways to get from London to Darwen by train, bus, night 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 via Wigan North Western  •  3 h 21 min

  1. Take the train from London Euston to Wigan North Western

$119 - $185

Cheapest option

Bus  •  5 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Darwen National Express

$19 - $25

8 alternative options

Train  •  3 h 33 min

  1. Take the train from London Euston to Manchester Piccadilly
  2. Take the train from Manchester Victoria to Darwen

$117 - $179

Night bus  •  5 h 21 min

  1. Take the night bus from Belgravia, Victoria Coach Station to Manchester City Centre, Victoria (Victoria Stn) M11a

$35 - $59

Drive  •  3 h 47 min

  1. Drive from London to Darwen 225.7 miles

$45 - $70

Fly London Heathrow to Manchester, train  •  4 h 8 min

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

$103 - $306

Train to Southend, fly to Manchester, train  •  4 h 58 min

  1. Take the train from London Liverpool Street to Southend Airport
  2. Fly from Southend (SEN) to Manchester (MAN) SEN - MAN
  3. Take the train from Manchester Victoria to Darwen

$94 - $354

Fly London Heathrow to Leeds Bradford, train  •  5 h 6 min

  1. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Leeds Bradford (LBA) LHR - LBA
  2. Take the train from Leeds to Manchester Victoria
  3. Take the train from Manchester Victoria to Darwen

$111 - $257

Train to Southampton, fly to Manchester, train  •  5 h 2 min

  1. Take the train from London Waterloo to Southampton Airport Parkway
  2. Fly from Southampton (SOU) to Manchester (MAN) SOU - MAN
  3. Take the train from Manchester Victoria to Darwen

$76 - $197

Fly London Heathrow to Newcastle, train  •  6 h 38 min

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

$157 - $418

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from London to Darwen is to bus which costs £15 - £20 and takes 5 h 50 min.

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The quickest way to get from London to Darwen is to train which costs £90 - £150 and takes 3 h 21 min.

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The distance between London and Darwen is 181 miles. The road distance is 225.7 miles.

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It takes approximately 3 h 21 min to get from London to Darwen, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from London Victoria Coach Station station and arriving at Darwen. Services depart three times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 5 h 50 min.

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No, there is no direct train from London to Darwen. However, there are services departing from London Euston and arriving at Darwen via Wigan North Western and Bolton. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 21 min.

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

Virgin West Coast Trains operates a train from London to Darwen hourly. Tickets cost $110 - $180 and the journey takes 1 h 54 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from London to Darwen 3 times a day. Tickets cost $19 - $25 and the journey takes 5 h 50 min.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $360
Flights from London Heathrow to Leeds Bradford
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $270
Flights from London Heathrow to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $420
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Southend to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $310
Flights from Southampton to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $210
Train operators
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from London Euston to Wigan North Western
Ave. Duration
1 h 54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$110 - $180
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$70 - $110
Anytime Day Single
$110 - $180
Train from London Euston to Manchester Piccadilly
Ave. Duration
2 h 4 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$100 - $170
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$65 - $100
Anytime Day Single
$100 - $170
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Leeds to Manchester Victoria
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$17 - $24
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$9 - $14
Off-Peak Day Single
$16 - $23
Anytime Day Single
$17 - $24
Train from Newcastle to Manchester Victoria
Ave. Duration
2 h 16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $85
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$24 - $35
Off-Peak Day Single
$40 - $60
Anytime Day Single
$55 - $85
Bus operators

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