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There are 3 ways to get from London to Helmsley by train or car

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Train LNER  •  3h 15m

  1. Take the train from London Kings Cross to York

$102 - $234

2 alternative options

Train East Midlands Trains  •  6h 41m

  1. Take the train from London St Pancras International to York

$113 - $156

Drive  •  4h 4m

  1. Drive from London to Helmsley 233.2 miles

$50 - $75

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The cheapest way to get from London to Helmsley is to drive which costs £35 - £60 and takes 4h 4m.

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The quickest way to get from London to Helmsley is to train which costs £75 - £180 and takes 3h 15m.

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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 3h 15m and costs £75 - £180.

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

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

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There are 494+ hotels available in Helmsley. Prices start at $66 USD per night.

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

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 1h 46m. Grand Central also services this route 5 times a day.

Train operators
Grand Central
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from London St Pancras International to York
Ave. Duration
3h 41m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$100 - $140
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$45 - $75
Off-Peak Single
$95 - $160
Anytime Day Single
$100 - $140
Anytime Single
$140 - $210

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