There are 9 ways to get from London to Thirsk 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 Grand Central  •  2 h 7 min

  1. Take the train from London Kings Cross to Thirsk

$118 - $187

Cheapest option

Bus  •  5 h 45 min

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

$22 - $28

7 alternative options

Train Virgin Trains East Coast  •  3 h 51 min

  1. Take the train from London Kings Cross to Northallerton

$47 - $189

Train, bus  •  3 h 53 min

  1. Take the train from London Kings Cross to York
  2. Take the bus from York, Station Avenue (Rail Station Interchange) to Thirsk, Market Place (Millgate) 30X / ...

$46 - $167

Drive  •  3 h 46 min

  1. Drive from London to Thirsk 219.7 miles

$45 - $70

Fly London Heathrow to Leeds Bradford, bus  •  4 h 50 min

  1. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Leeds Bradford (LBA) LHR - LBA
  2. Take the bus from Leeds to Thirsk

$98 - $237

Fly London Heathrow to Newcastle, train, bus  •  5 h 32 min

  1. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Newcastle (NCL) LHR - NCL
  2. Take the train from Newcastle to Northallerton
  3. Take the bus from Northallerton, Court House (County Hall) to Thirsk, Market Place (Millgate)

$121 - $361

Train to Southampton, fly to Leeds Bradford, bus  •  6 h 4 min

  1. Take the train from London Waterloo to Southampton Airport Parkway
  2. Fly from Southampton (SOU) to Leeds Bradford (LBA) SOU - LBA
  3. Take the bus from Leeds to Thirsk

$116 - $289

Fly London Heathrow to Manchester, train  •  6 h 58 min

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

$146 - $366

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

Grand Central operates a train from London to Thirsk 5 times a day. Tickets cost $100 - $180 and the journey takes 2 h 5 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from London to Thirsk once daily. Tickets cost $22 - $28 and the journey takes 5 h 45 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 Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $420
Flights from London Heathrow to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $360
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Southampton to Leeds Bradford
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Southampton to Leeds Bradford via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Train operators
Grand Central
Phone
+44 345 603 4852
Email
customer.services@grandcentralrail.com
Website
grandcentralrail.com
Train from London Kings Cross to Thirsk
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$100 - $180
Website
grandcentralrail.com
Advanced Single
$45 - $65
Anytime Single
$40 - $65
Anytime Day Single
$100 - $180
Train from London Kings Cross to Northallerton
Ave. Duration
2 h 14 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$110 - $190
Website
grandcentralrail.com
Advanced Single
$45 - $65
Anytime Single
$45 - $65
Anytime Day Single
$110 - $190
Train from London Kings Cross to York
Ave. Duration
1 h 48 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$95 - $160
Website
grandcentralrail.com
Advanced Single
$40 - $55
Anytime Single
$40 - $55
Anytime Day Single
$95 - $160
Virgin Trains East Coast
Website
virgintrainseastcoast.com
Train from London Kings Cross to Northallerton
Ave. Duration
2 h 21 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
virgintrainseastcoast.com
2nd Class
$40 - $60
1st Class
$75 - $110
Train from London Kings Cross to York
Ave. Duration
1 h 46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
virgintrainseastcoast.com
2nd Class
$35 - $55
1st Class
$65 - $100
Train from Newcastle to Northallerton
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$16 - $25
Website
virgintrainseastcoast.com
2nd Class
$16 - $25
1st Class
$30 - $45
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from London St Pancras International to York
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$95 - $140
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$45 - $70
Off-Peak Single
$90 - $150
Anytime Day Single
$95 - $140
Anytime Single
$130 - $190
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Newcastle to Northallerton
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $30
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$11 - $16
Off-Peak Day Single
$19 - $28
Anytime Day Single
$22 - $30
Train from Manchester Airport to Northallerton
Ave. Duration
2 h 14 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$20 - $29
Off-Peak Day Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Day Single
$45 - $70
Bus operators
Reliance Motor Services
Phone
01904 768262
Website
reliancebuses.co.uk
Bus from York, Station Avenue (Rail Station Interchange) to Thirsk, Market Place (Millgate)
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
reliancebuses.co.uk
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Thirsk
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$22 - $28
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Leeds to Thirsk
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
nationalexpress.com
Dales and District
Phone
01677 425203
Website
procterscoaches.com
Bus from Northallerton, Court House (County Hall) to Thirsk, Market Place (Millgate)
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
procterscoaches.com
Silverline
Phone
01217055555
Website
bustimes.org.uk
Bus from Northallerton, County Hall (rail station) to Thirsk, Market Place (Millgate)
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
bustimes.org.uk

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from London to Thirsk?

The distance between London and Thirsk is 314 km. The road distance is 352 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from London to Thirsk?

The cheapest way to get from London to Thirsk is to bus which costs £15 - £20 and takes 5 h 45 min.

What is the fastest way to get from London to Thirsk?

The quickest way to get from London to Thirsk is to train which takes 2 h 7 min and costs £80 - £140.

Is there a direct bus between London and Thirsk?

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from London Victoria Coach Station and arriving at Thirsk. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 5 h 45 min.

How long does it take to get from London to Thirsk?

It takes approximately 2 h 7 min to get from London to Thirsk, including transfers.