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There are 5 ways to get from Stockton-on-Tees to London by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  2h 53m

  1. Take the train from Eaglescliffe to London Kings Cross

£85 - £140

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Bus  •  6h 55m

  1. Take the bus from Stockton-on-Tees to London Victoria Coach Station National Express

£10 - £14

3 alternative options

Train via York  •  3h 8m

  1. Take the train from Thornaby to York
  2. Take the train from York to London Kings Cross

£43 - £239

Drive  •  4h 11m

  1. Drive from Stockton-on-Tees to London King's Cross 244.2 miles

£35 - £55

Fly  •  1h 50m

  1. Fly from Durham (MME) to London Heathrow (LHR) MME - LHR

£70 - £610

Stockton-on-Tees to London by train

The train journey time between Stockton-on-Tees and London is around 3h 3m and covers a distance of around 233 miles. The fastest train normally takes 2h 44m. Operated by Grand Central, the Stockton-on-Tees to London train service departs from Eaglescliffe and arrives in London Kings Cross. Typically 21 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Stockton-on-Tees to London train schedules

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The cheapest way to get from Stockton-on-Tees to London is to bus which costs £10 - £14 and takes 6h 55m.

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The fastest way to get from Stockton-on-Tees to London is to fly. Taking this option will cost £70 - £650 and takes 1h 50m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Stockton-on-Tees and arriving at London Victoria Coach Station station. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 6h 55m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Eaglescliffe and arriving at London Kings Cross. Services depart four times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2h 53m.

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The distance between Stockton-on-Tees and London is 218 miles. The road distance is 244.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Stockton-on-Tees to London without a car is to train which takes 2h 53m and costs £85 - £140.

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The train from Eaglescliffe to London Kings Cross takes 2h 53m including transfers and departs four times a day.

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Stockton-on-Tees to London bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Stockton-on-Tees station.

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Stockton-on-Tees to London train services, operated by Grand Central, depart from Eaglescliffe station.

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The best way to get from Stockton-on-Tees to London is to train which takes 2h 53m and costs £85 - £140. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £10 - £14 and takes 6h 55m, you could also fly, which costs £70 - £650 and takes 1h 50m.

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  • Distance: 218.5 miles
  • Duration: 2h 53m

What companies run services between Stockton-on-Tees, England and London, England?

Grand Central operates a train from Eaglescliffe to London Kings Cross 4 times a day. Tickets cost £85 - £140 and the journey takes 2h 53m. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Stockton-on-Tees to London Victoria Coach Station once daily. Tickets cost £10 - £14 and the journey takes 6h 55m.

Airlines
Loganair
Website
loganair.co.uk
Flights from Durham to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£65 - £150
Train operators
Grand Central
Phone
+44 345 603 4852
Email
customer.services@grandcentralrail.com
Website
grandcentralrail.com
Train from Eaglescliffe to London Kings Cross
Ave. Duration
2h 53m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
£85 - £140
Website
grandcentralrail.com
Advanced Single
£35 - £50
Anytime Single
£35 - £50
Anytime Day Single
£85 - £140
Train from York to London Kings Cross
Ave. Duration
2h 2m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
£70 - £120
Website
grandcentralrail.com
Advanced Single
£29 - £40
Anytime Single
£28 - £40
Anytime Day Single
£70 - £120
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Thornaby to York
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£19 - £29
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
£10 - £14
Off-Peak Day Single
£14 - £21
Anytime Day Single
£19 - £29
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from York to London Kings Cross
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£24 - £210
Website
lner.co.uk
Advance Single
£24 - £35
Anytime Day Single
£90 - £130
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£140 - £210
Bus operators
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 Stockton-on-Tees to London Victoria Coach Station
Ave. Duration
6h 55m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£10 - £14
Website
National Express

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The quickest flight from Durham Airport to London Heathrow Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 15m.

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Stockton-on-Tees to London bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at London Victoria Coach Station.

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Stockton-on-Tees to London train services, operated by Grand Central, arrive at London Kings Cross station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Stockton-on-Tees to London is 244 miles. It takes approximately 4h 11m to drive from Stockton-on-Tees to London.

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Loganair offers flights from Durham Airport to London Heathrow Airport.

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The best way to get from Stockton-on-Tees to Durham Airport is to taxi which takes 12 min and costs £20 - £25.

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