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

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Train via Peterborough  •  1h 54m

  1. Take the train from King's Cross to Peterborough London Kings Cross - Leeds / ...
  2. Take the train from Peterborough to Oakham Stansted Airport - Birmingham New Street / ...

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Train  •  2h 27m

  1. Take the train from London St Pancras Intl to Kettering London St Pancras International - Corby / ...
  2. Take the train from Kettering to Oakham Kettering - Melton Mowbray

Drive  •  1h 54m

  1. Drive from London King's Cross to Oakham 101.9 miles

London to Oakham by train

The train journey time between London and Oakham is around 1h 54m and covers a distance of around 102 miles. This includes an average layover time of around 41 min. Operated by LNER, Great Northern, Grand Central and others, the London to Oakham train service departs from King's Cross and arrives in Oakham. Typically 122 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

122 Weekly Trains
1h 54m Average Duration
£34 Cheapest Price
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The cheapest way to get from London to Oakham is to drive which costs £26 - £40 and takes 1h 54m.

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The fastest way to get from London to Oakham is to train via Peterborough which takes 1h 54m and costs £30 - £150.

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No, there is no direct train from London to Oakham. However, there are services departing from King's Cross and arriving at Oakham via Peterborough. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 54m.

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The distance between London and Oakham is 85 miles. The road distance is 101.9 miles.

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The best way to get from London to Oakham without a car is to train via Peterborough which takes 1h 54m and costs £30 - £150.

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It takes approximately 1h 54m to get from London to Oakham, including transfers.

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London to Oakham train services, operated by LNER, depart from King's Cross station.

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London to Oakham train services, operated by CrossCountry, arrive at Oakham station.

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Yes, the driving distance between London to Oakham is 102 miles. It takes approximately 1h 54m to drive from London to Oakham.

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  • Distance: 84.8 miles
  • Duration: 1h 54m

What companies run services between London, England and Oakham, District of Rutland, England?

You can take a train from London King's Cross to Oakham via Peterborough in around 1h 54m.

Train operators
Thameslink
Phone
0345 026 4700
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from King's Cross to Peterborough
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
£35 - £75
Website
https://www.thameslinkrailway.com/
Anytime Day Single
£35 - £55
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£50 - £75
Hull Trains
Phone
+44 345 071 0222
Website
hulltrains.co.uk
Train from King's Cross to Peterborough
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
£22 - £35
Website
https://www.hulltrains.co.uk/
Advanced Single
£16 - £23
Anytime Day Single
£22 - £35
Super Off-Peak Single
£30 - £40
Off-Peak Single
£34 - £39
Anytime Single
£35 - £50
East Midlands Railways
Phone
03457 125 678
Website
eastmidlandsrailway.co.uk
Train from Peterborough to Oakham
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
£12 - £65
Website
https://www.eastmidlandsrailway.co.uk/
Schedules at
https://www.eastmidlandsrailway.co.uk/timetables
Standard
£12 - £17
1st Class
£45 - £65
Train from London St Pancras Intl to Kettering
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
£30 - £110
Website
https://www.eastmidlandsrailway.co.uk/
Schedules at
https://www.eastmidlandsrailway.co.uk/timetables
Standard
£30 - £45
1st Class
£70 - £110
Train from Kettering to Oakham
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
£10 - £60
Website
https://www.eastmidlandsrailway.co.uk/
Schedules at
https://www.eastmidlandsrailway.co.uk/timetables
Standard
£10 - £15
1st Class
£40 - £60

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