There are 4 ways to get from London to Rutland by train, bus or car

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Train  •  1 h 55 min

  1. Take the train from London Kings Cross to Peterborough
  2. Take the train from Peterborough to Oakham

$31 - $110

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Bus  •  4 h 7 min

  1. Take the bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Stamford National Express

$15 - $20

2 alternative options

Train, bus  •  3 h 50 min

  1. Take the train from London Blackfriars to Peterborough
  2. Take the bus from Peterborough, Queensgate Bus Stn (Bay 9) to Stamford, Waverley Gardens 201 / ...

$40 - $58

Drive  •  1 h 51 min

  1. Drive from London to Rutland 98.9 miles

$21 - $35

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The cheapest way to get from London to Rutland is to bus which costs £11 - £16 and takes 4 h 7 min.

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The quickest way to get from London to Rutland is to drive which costs £16 - £24 and takes 1 h 51 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from London station to Rutland. However, there are services departing from London Victoria Coach Station and arriving at Barnsdale Hill, Barnsdale Avenue via Stamford, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 7 min.

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No, there is no direct train from London to Rutland. However, there are services departing from London Kings Cross and arriving at Oakham via Peterborough. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 55 min.

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The distance between London and Rutland is 84 miles. The road distance is 98.9 miles.

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The best way to get from London to Rutland without a car is to train which takes 1 h 55 min and costs £23 - £85.

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It takes approximately 1 h 55 min to get from London to Rutland, including transfers.

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London to Rutland bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at London Victoria Coach Station.

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

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The best way to get from London to Rutland is to train which takes 1 h 55 min and costs £23 - £85. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £11 - £16 and takes 4 h 7 min.

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Map of how to get from London to Rutland.
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  • Distance: 83.8 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 55 min

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

You can take a train from London to Rutland via Peterborough in around 1 h 55 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from London to Rutland once daily. Tickets cost $11 - $16 and the journey takes 3 h.

Train operators
Grand Central
Hull Trains
Phone
+44 345 071 0222
Website
hulltrains.co.uk
Train from London Kings Cross to Peterborough
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$29 - $40
Website
hulltrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$21 - $30
Anytime Day Single
$29 - $40
Super Off-Peak Single
$40 - $55
Off-Peak Single
$45 - $55
Anytime Single
$50 - $65
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Peterborough to Oakham
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$6 - $9
Off-Peak Single
$11 - $19
Anytime Day Single
$12 - $18
Anytime Single
$17 - $25
Bus operators
Delaine Buses
Phone
01778 422866
Email
enquiries@delainebuses.com
Website
delainebuses.com
Bus from Peterborough, Queensgate Bus Stn (Bay 9) to Stamford, Waverley Gardens
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
delainebuses.com
Centrebus
Phone
0844 351 1120
Email
help@centrebus.com
Website
centrebus.info
Bus from Peterborough, Queensgate Bus Stn (Bay 10) to Stamford, Waverley Gardens
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
centrebus.info
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Stamford
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Website
nationalexpress.com

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London to Rutland bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Stamford station.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between London to Rutland is 99 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 51 min to drive from London to Rutland.

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