There are 9 ways to get from London to Richmond 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 LNER  •  2 h 57 min

  1. Take the train from London Kings Cross to Darlington

$44 - $182

Cheapest option

Bus  •  5 h 52 min

  1. Take the bus from London Golders Green to Darlington National Express

$27 - $32

7 alternative options

Train East Midlands Trains  •  4 h 45 min

  1. Take the train from London St Pancras International to Sheffield
  2. Take the train from Sheffield to Darlington

$90 - $190

Drive  •  4 h 5 min

  1. Drive from London to Richmond 235.6 miles

$50 - $75

Fly London Heathrow to Newcastle, train, bus  •  4 h 10 min

  1. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Newcastle (NCL) LHR - NCL
  2. Take the train from Newcastle to Darlington
  3. Take the bus from Darlington Rail Station to Richmond, Market Place (N/A)

$113 - $377

Fly London Heathrow to Leeds Bradford, train, bus  •  5 h 9 min

  1. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Leeds Bradford (LBA) LHR - LBA
  2. Take the train from Leeds to Darlington
  3. Take the bus from Darlington Rail Station to Richmond, Market Place (N/A)

$119 - $292

Fly London Heathrow to Manchester, train  •  6 h 6 min

  1. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Manchester (MAN) LHR - MAN
  2. Take the train from Manchester Airport to Darlington

$142 - $362

Fly London City to Edinburgh, train  •  6 h 25 min

  1. Fly from London City (LCY) to Edinburgh (EDI) LCY - EDI
  2. Take the train from Edinburgh to Darlington

$102 - $338

Train to Bristol, fly to Newcastle, train  •  6 h

  1. Take the train from London Paddington to Bristol Temple Meads
  2. Fly from Bristol (BRS) to Newcastle (NCL) BRS - NCL
  3. Take the train from Newcastle to Darlington

$126 - $354

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from London to Richmond is to bus which costs £21 - £25 and takes 5 h 52 min.

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The quickest way to get from London to Richmond is to train which costs £35 - £150 and takes 2 h 57 min.

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The distance between London and Richmond is 212 miles. The road distance is 235.6 miles.

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It takes approximately 2 h 57 min to get from London to Richmond, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from London to Richmond. However, there are services departing from London Golders Green and arriving at Richmond, Market Place (N/A) via Darlington, Town Hall. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 52 min.

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The best way to get from London to Richmond is to train which takes 2 h 57 min and costs £35 - £150. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £21 - £25 and takes 5 h 52 min.

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Map of how to get from London to Richmond.
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  • Distance: 212.2 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 57 min

What companies run services between London, England and Richmond, North Yorkshire, England?

LNER operates a train from London to Richmond hourly. Tickets cost $35 - $60 and the journey takes 2 h 18 min. Grand Central also services this route once a week. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from London to Richmond once a week. Tickets cost $20 - $26 and the journey takes 5 h 10 min.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $420
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
Flights from London City to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $390
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from London City to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $330
Flights from London City to Edinburgh via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$65 - $330
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Bristol to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $230
Flights from Bristol to Newcastle via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $230
Train operators
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from London Kings Cross to Darlington
Ave. Duration
2 h 18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$35 - $60
1st Class
$70 - $110
Train from Newcastle to Darlington
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $20
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$13 - $20
1st Class
$23 - $35
Train from Edinburgh to Darlington
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$28 - $45
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$28 - $45
1st Class
$50 - $80
Grand Central
Phone
+44 345 603 4852
Email
customer.services@grandcentralrail.com
Website
grandcentralrail.com
Train from London Kings Cross to Darlington
Ave. Duration
2 h 34 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$100 - $180
Website
grandcentralrail.com
Advanced Single
$45 - $65
Anytime Single
$40 - $65
Anytime Day Single
$100 - $180
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from London St Pancras International to Sheffield
Ave. Duration
1 h 56 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$75 - $110
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$35 - $55
Off-Peak Single
$70 - $120
Anytime Day Single
$75 - $110
Anytime Single
$100 - $150
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Sheffield to Darlington
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $80
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Single
$50 - $80
Off-Peak Single
$40 - $65
Train from Newcastle to Darlington
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$23 - $35
Anytime Single
$30 - $50
Off-Peak Single
$19 - $29
Train from Leeds to Darlington
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$29 - $45
Anytime Single
$40 - $65
Off-Peak Single
$30 - $50
Train from Edinburgh to Darlington
Ave. Duration
2 h 2 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$70 - $110
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$45 - $70
Anytime Single
$70 - $110
Off-Peak Single
$65 - $100
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Newcastle to Darlington
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$8 - $12
Off-Peak Day Single
$14 - $21
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $20
Train from Leeds to Darlington
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$13 - $18
Off-Peak Day Single
$21 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$27 - $40
Train from Manchester Airport to Darlington
Ave. Duration
2 h 13 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$20 - $29
Off-Peak Day Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Day Single
$45 - $70
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from London Paddington to Bristol Temple Meads
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $120
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$30 - $50
Advanced Single
$35 - $50
Anytime Day Single
$60 - $120
Bus operators
Arriva North East
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Darlington Rail Station to Richmond, Market Place (N/A)
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk

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