There are 6 ways to get from London to Hull 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 Hull Trains  •  2 h 26 min

$35 - $100

Cheapest option

Bus  •  5 h 50 min

  1. National Express

$20 - $26

4 alternative options

Train Virgin Trains East Coast  •  3 h 42 min

$45 - $67

Drive  •  3 h 23 min

  1. 188 miles

$40 - $60

Fly to Leeds Bradford, train  •  4 h 33 min

  1. LHR - LBA

$108 - $252

Fly to Manchester, train  •  5 h 30 min

  1. LHR - MAN

$131 - $350

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

Hull Trains operates a train from London to Hull every 4 hours. Tickets cost $70 - $100 and the journey takes 2 h 26 min. Virgin Trains East Coast also services this route once daily. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from London to Hull twice daily. Tickets cost $20 - $26 and the journey takes 5 h 50 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 Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $360
Train operators
Hull Trains
Phone
+44 345 071 0222
Website
hulltrains.co.uk
Train from London Kings Cross to Hull
Ave. Duration
2 h 26 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$70 - $100
Website
hulltrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$55 - $85
Anytime Day Single
$70 - $100
Super Off-Peak Single
$110 - $150
Off-Peak Single
$120 - $140
Anytime Single
$130 - $160
Virgin Trains East Coast
Website
virgintrainseastcoast.com
Train from London Kings Cross to Hull
Ave. Duration
2 h 42 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
virgintrainseastcoast.com
2nd Class
$35 - $55
1st Class
$65 - $100
Train from London Kings Cross to Newark North Gate
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Website
virgintrainseastcoast.com
2nd Class
$25 - $40
1st Class
$45 - $70
Train from Newark North Gate to Hull
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$20 - $30
Website
virgintrainseastcoast.com
2nd Class
$20 - $30
1st Class
$35 - $55
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Leeds to Hull
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$11 - $16
Off-Peak Day Single
$18 - $27
Anytime Day Single
$21 - $30
Train from Manchester Piccadilly to Hull
Ave. Duration
1 h 56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$17 - $24
Off-Peak Day Single
$28 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$35 - $55
Bus operators

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Questions & Answers

The distance between London and Hull is 249 km. The road distance is 301 km.

The cheapest way to get from London to Hull is to bus which costs £15 - £19 and takes 5 h 50 min.

The quickest way to get from London to Hull is to train which takes 2 h 26 min and costs £27 - £75.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from London Kings Cross and arriving at Hull. Services depart every four hours. The journey takes approximately 2 h 26 min.

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

The train from London Kings Cross to Hull takes 2 h 26 min including transfers and departs every four hours.