There are 10 ways to get from London to Darwen 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 via Wigan North Western  •  3 h 29 min

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

$131 - $200

Cheapest option

Bus National Express  •  5 h 45 min

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

$21 - $28

8 alternative options

Train  •  3 h 30 min

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

$126 - $196

Bus Megabus UK  •  6 h 8 min

  1. Take the bus from Belgravia, Victoria Coach Station to Shudehill Interchange M11 / ...

$38 - $65

Drive  •  3 h 47 min

  1. Drive from London to Darwen 225.7 miles

$45 - $70

Fly London Heathrow to Manchester, train  •  4 h 26 min

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

$106 - $308

Train to Southend, fly to Manchester  •  5 h 16 min

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

$97 - $355

Fly London Heathrow to Leeds Bradford, train  •  5 h 13 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

$116 - $265

Train to Southampton, fly to Manchester  •  5 h 20 min

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

$79 - $199

Fly London Heathrow to Newcastle, train  •  6 h 55 min

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

$170 - $427

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

Virgin West Coast Trains operates a train from London to Darwen hourly. Tickets cost $120 - $190 and the journey takes 1 h 55 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from London to Darwen 4 times a day. Tickets cost $21 - $28 and the journey takes 5 h 45 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 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$120 - $190
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$75 - $120
Anytime Day Single
$120 - $190
Train from London Euston to Manchester Piccadilly
Ave. Duration
2 h 3 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$110 - $180
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$70 - $110
Anytime Day Single
$110 - $180
Northern Rail
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Manchester Victoria to Darwen
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $12
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Bolton to Darwen
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
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 30 minutes
Estimated price
$19 - $27
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$10 - $15
Off-Peak Day Single
$17 - $26
Anytime Day Single
$19 - $27
Train from Newcastle to Manchester Victoria
Ave. Duration
2 h 16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$65 - $90
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$26 - $40
Off-Peak Day Single
$40 - $65
Anytime Day Single
$65 - $90
Bus operators

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Questions & Answers

The distance between London and Darwen is 290 km. The road distance is 361 km.

The cheapest way to get from London to Darwen is to bus which costs £15 - £20 and takes 5 h 45 min.

The quickest way to get from London to Darwen is to train which takes 3 h 29 min and costs £90 - £150.

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 29 min.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from London Victoria Coach Station and arriving at Darwen. Services depart four times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 5 h 45 min.

It takes approximately 3 h 29 min to get from London to Darwen, including transfers.