There are 7 ways to get from London to York Minster by train, 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  •  1 h 58 min

$30 - $150

6 alternative options

Drive  •  3 h 35 min

  1. 204.2 miles

$40 - $65

Fly London Heathrow to Leeds Bradford, train  •  3 h 38 min

  1. LHR - LBA

$98 - $273

Fly London Heathrow to Manchester, train  •  4 h 42 min

  1. LHR - MAN

$122 - $333

Fly London Heathrow to Newcastle, train  •  4 h 21 min

  1. LHR - NCL

$114 - $398

Train to Southampton, fly to Leeds Bradford, train  •  4 h 52 min

  1. SOU - LBA

$117 - $324

Train to Southend, fly to Manchester, train  •  5 h 32 min

  1. SEN - MAN

$114 - $381

What companies run services between London, England and York Minster, England?

Virgin Trains East Coast operates a train from London to York Minster hourly. Tickets cost $30 - $55 and the journey takes 1 h 46 min. Two other operators also service this route.

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 Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $360
Flights from London Heathrow to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $420
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 Southend to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $310
Train operators
Virgin Trains East Coast
Website
virgintrainseastcoast.com
Train from London Kings Cross to York
Ave. Duration
1 h 46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
virgintrainseastcoast.com
2nd Class
$30 - $55
1st Class
$65 - $95
Train from Leeds to York
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$12 - $19
Website
virgintrainseastcoast.com
2nd Class
$12 - $19
1st Class
$22 - $35
Train from Newcastle to York
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$19 - $30
Website
virgintrainseastcoast.com
2nd Class
$19 - $30
1st Class
$35 - $55
Grand Central
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
$90 - $130
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$40 - $65
Off-Peak Single
$85 - $140
Anytime Day Single
$90 - $130
Anytime Single
$120 - $190
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Leeds to York
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$7 - $10
Off-Peak Day Single
$12 - $19
Anytime Day Single
$11 - $16
Train from Manchester Airport to York
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$14 - $21
Off-Peak Day Single
$24 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $45
Train from Newcastle to York
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$15 - $22
Off-Peak Day Single
$25 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $50
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Leeds to York
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$23 - $35
Anytime Single
$30 - $50
Off-Peak Single
$16 - $24
Train from Newcastle to York
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $75
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Single
$45 - $75
Off-Peak Single
$35 - $60

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Questions & Answers

The distance between London and York Minster is 280 km. The road distance is 327 km.

The cheapest way to get from London to York Minster is to drive which costs £30 - £50 and takes 3 h 35 min.

The quickest way to get from London to York Minster is to train which takes 1 h 58 min and costs £25 - £120.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from London Kings Cross and arriving at York. Services depart hourly. The journey takes approximately 1 h 46 min.

The train from London Kings Cross to York takes 1 h 46 min including transfers and departs hourly.