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There are 6 ways to get from London to Thirsk by train, bus, car or plane

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Train Grand Central  •  2 h 4 min

  1. Take the train from London Kings Cross to Thirsk

$111 - $174

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Bus  •  5 h 45 min

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

$20 - $26

4 alternative options

Train LNER  •  3 h 45 min

  1. Take the train from London Kings Cross to Northallerton

$35 - $170

Train, bus  •  4 h 24 min

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

Drive  •  3 h 46 min

  1. Drive from London to Thirsk 219.7 miles

$45 - $70

Fly, train, bus  •  5 h 55 min

  1. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Manchester (MAN) LHR - MAN
  2. Take the train from Manchester Airport to Leeds
  3. Take the bus from Leeds Coach Station, Dyer Street to Thirsk

$122 - $336

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

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The quickest way to get from London to Thirsk is to train which costs £85 - £140 and takes 2 h 4 min.

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

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The distance between London and Thirsk is 196 miles. The road distance is 219.7 miles.

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The best way to get from London to Thirsk without a car is to train which takes 2 h 4 min and costs £85 - £140.

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It takes approximately 2 h 4 min to get from London to Thirsk, including transfers.

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

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The best way to get from London to Thirsk is to train which takes 2 h 4 min and costs £85 - £140. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £15 - £20 and takes 5 h 45 min.

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The quickest flight from London Heathrow Airport to Manchester Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h.

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

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Map of how to get from London to Thirsk.
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  • Distance: 196.1 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 4 min

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

Grand Central operates a train from London to Thirsk 4 times a day. Tickets cost $100 - $170 and the journey takes 2 h 2 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from London to Thirsk once daily. Tickets cost $20 - $26 and the journey takes 5 h 45 min.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $360
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 2 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$100 - $170
Website
grandcentralrail.com
Advanced Single
$40 - $60
Anytime Single
$40 - $60
Anytime Day Single
$100 - $170
Train from London Kings Cross to Northallerton
Ave. Duration
2 h 11 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$100 - $170
Website
grandcentralrail.com
Advanced Single
$40 - $60
Anytime Single
$40 - $60
Anytime Day Single
$100 - $170
Train from London Kings Cross to York
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$90 - $150
Website
grandcentralrail.com
Advanced Single
$35 - $55
Anytime Single
$35 - $55
Anytime Day Single
$90 - $150
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from London Kings Cross to Northallerton
Ave. Duration
2 h 21 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$35 - $55
1st Class
$70 - $110
Train from London Kings Cross to York
Ave. Duration
2 h 17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$30 - $50
1st Class
$60 - $95
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Manchester Airport to Leeds
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$11 - $16
Off-Peak Day Single
$19 - $27
Anytime Day Single
$22 - $35
Bus operators
Reliance Motor Services
Phone
01904 768262
Website
reliancebuses.co.uk
Bus from York, Station Avenue to Thirsk, Market Place
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Schedules at
reliancebuses.co.uk
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 Thirsk
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$20 - $26
Website
National Express
Bus from Leeds Coach Station, Dyer Street to Thirsk
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
National Express

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Yes, the driving distance between London to Thirsk is 220 miles. It takes approximately 3 h 46 min to drive from London to Thirsk.

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British Airways offers flights from London Heathrow Airport to Manchester Airport.

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There are 359+ hotels available in Thirsk. Prices start at $84 USD per night.

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The best way to get from London to London Heathrow Airport is to train which takes 14 min and costs £20 - £29.

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