There are 3 ways to get from London to Peterborough by train, rideshare or car

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Train  •  46 min

  1. Take the train from London Kings Cross to Peterborough

£10 - £110

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Rideshare  •  2h

  1. Take the rideshare from London to Peterborough 86.7 miles

£4

1 alternative option

Drive  •  1h 38m

  1. Drive from London King's Cross to Peterborough 85.4 miles

£14 - £22

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The cheapest way to get from London to Peterborough is to rideshare which costs £4 and takes 2h.

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The quickest way to get from London to Peterborough is to train which costs £10 - £110 and takes 46 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from London Kings Cross and arriving at Peterborough. Services depart every 15 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 46 min.

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The distance between London and Peterborough is 74 miles. The road distance is 85.4 miles.

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The best way to get from London to Peterborough without a car is to train which takes 46 min and costs £10 - £110.

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The train from London Kings Cross to Peterborough takes 46 min including transfers and departs every 15 minutes.

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London to Peterborough train services, operated by LNER, depart from London Kings Cross station.

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London to Peterborough train services, operated by LNER, arrive at Peterborough station.

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Yes, the driving distance between London to Peterborough is 85 miles. It takes approximately 1h 38m to drive from London to Peterborough.

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  • Distance: 74.3 miles
  • Duration: 46 min

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

LNER operates a train from London Kings Cross to Peterborough every 30 minutes. Tickets cost £10 - £110 and the journey takes 46 min. Two other operators also service this route.

Train operators
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from London Kings Cross to Peterborough
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£10 - £110
Website
lner.co.uk
Advance Single
£10 - £14
Anytime Day Single
£45 - £70
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£70 - £110
Thameslink
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

Blablacar is a popular ridesharing platform with 70 million users over 22 (mostly European) countries. The basic idea is that you carpool with locals who are already planning to drive your route and have space in their car. With some flexibility, you’ll get to your destination often faster and cheaper than other means. On the website or app, enter your departure and arrival points and your date of travel, sift through the profiles of drivers who’ve posted pre-planned drives and find one whose timing and preferences match yours. Request to join the ride, wait to be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

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Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from London to Peterborough
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£4
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blablacar.co.uk

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Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between London and Peterborough. A great option if you don't have a driver's licence or want to avoid public transport.

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