There are 5 ways to get from London to Helmsley by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  3 h 15 min

  1. Take the train from London Kings Cross to York

$103 - $235

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Bus  •  7 h 22 min

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

$28 - $33

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Drive  •  4 h 4 min

  1. Drive from London to Helmsley 233.2 miles

$50 - $75

Fly to Leeds Bradford, train, line 840 bus, line 128 bus  •  6 h 17 min

  1. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Leeds Bradford (LBA) LHR - LBA
  2. Take the train from Leeds to Malton
  3. Take the line 840 bus from Malton, Bus Station Stand 1 to Pickering, The Royal Oak (N/A)
  4. Take the line 128 bus from Pickering, The Library (Market Place) to Helmsley, Feathers Hotel (Market Place)

$118 - $263

Fly to Newcastle, train, bus  •  6 h 30 min

  1. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Newcastle (NCL) LHR - NCL
  2. Take the train from Newcastle to Northallerton
  3. Take the bus from Northallerton, Town Hall to Helmsley, Market Place (Monument)

$122 - $365

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from London station to Helmsley. However, there are services departing from London Victoria Coach Station and arriving at Helmsley, Market Place (Monument) via Thirsk, Market Place (Millgate). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 22 min.

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The distance between London and Helmsley is 194 miles. The road distance is 233.2 miles.

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The best way to get from London to Helmsley without a car is to train which takes 3 h 15 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 15 min to get from London to Helmsley, including transfers.

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London to Helmsley bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at London Victoria Coach Station.

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The best way to get from London to Helmsley is to train which takes 3 h 15 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 7 h 22 min.

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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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London to Helmsley bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Thirsk station.

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Yes, the driving distance between London to Helmsley is 233 miles. It takes approximately 4 h 4 min to drive from London to Helmsley.

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

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Map of how to get from London to Helmsley.
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  • Distance: 194.2 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 15 min

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

LNER operates a train from London to Helmsley hourly. Tickets cost $30 - $50 and the journey takes 1 h 46 min. Grand Central also services this route 5 times a day. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from London to Helmsley once daily. Tickets cost $20 - $26 and the journey takes 5 h 45 min.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
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 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $420
Train operators
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 Newcastle to Northallerton
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$15 - $23
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$15 - $23
1st Class
$28 - $45
Grand Central
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Leeds to Malton
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $27
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$10 - $14
Off-Peak Day Single
$17 - $25
Anytime Day Single
$19 - $27
Train from Newcastle to Northallerton
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $29
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$10 - $15
Off-Peak Day Single
$18 - $26
Anytime Day Single
$20 - $29
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 London Victoria Coach Station to Thirsk
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$20 - $26
Website
nationalexpress.com
Yorkshire Coastliner
Phone
01653 692 556
Email
hello@coastliner.co.uk
Website
yorkbus.co.uk
Bus from Malton, Bus Station Stand 1 to Pickering, The Royal Oak (N/A)
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
yorkbus.co.uk
Scarborough and District
Website
bustimes.org.uk
Bus from Pickering, The Library (Market Place) to Helmsley, Feathers Hotel (Market Place)
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
bustimes.org.uk
Reliance Motor Services
Phone
01904 768262
Website
reliancebuses.co.uk
Bus from Northallerton, Town Hall to Helmsley, Market Place (Monument)
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
reliancebuses.co.uk

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There are 480+ hotels available in Helmsley. Prices start at $98 USD per night.

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The best way to get from London to London Heathrow Airport is to train which takes 14 min and costs .

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