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London to Belfast by train

The journey from London to Belfast by train is 322.47 mi and takes 12 hrs 50 mins. There are 19 connections per day, with the first departure at 00:30 and the last at 23:50. It is possible to travel from London to Belfast by train for as little as £7.94 or as much as £162.89. The best price for this journey is £7.94.

Lowest Price£7.94
Journey Duration12 hrs 50 mins
Connection per Day19
Lowest Price£7.94
Highest Price£162.89
First Departure00:30
Last Departure23:50
Distance322.47 mi
DepartureLondon
ArrivalBelfast
CarriersNational Rail

London to Belfast Train Times

Departure date
Thursday, 25 Jul 2024

Your journey from London to Belfast with Virail

Virail's search tool will provide you with the options you need when you want to go from London to Belfast. All you need to do is enter the dates of your planned journey, and let us take care of everything else. Our engine does the hard work, searching through thousands of routes offered by our trusted travel partners to show you options for traveling by train, bus, plane, or carpool. You can filter the results to suit your needs. There are a number of filtering options, including price, one-way or round trip, departure or arrival time, duration of journey, or number of connections. Soon you'll find the best choice for your journey. When you're ready, Virail will transfer you to the provider's website to complete the booking. No matter where you're going, get there with Virail.

How can I find the cheapest train tickets to get from London to Belfast?

The prices for train tickets from London to Belfast vary depending on a range of factors including how far in advance you're booking, your travel dates, and the type of transport you want to use. On certain routes, there may be different classes available, which will also affect the price. Booked in advance, the cheapest train tickets from London to Belfast will cost £7.94. The average train ticket price is approximately £57.48. For the lowest prices, it is usually best to book as far in advance as possible and look out for low-cost options, such as non-refundable tickets or traveling outside of peak hours. Be aware that some providers do not offer refunds or changes on their lower priced tickets, so it is advised to check before completing your transaction.
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On average, a train ticket from London to Belfast will cost you £57.48. If you are trying to stick to a budget, there are several ways you can seek out lower ticket prices. For example, if your travel dates are flexible, you might find that some days of the week are cheaper than others. Traveling during peak season will usually cost more, so avoid that if you want to save money. Even the time of day can affect the price of tickets sometimes. You can also look for an indirect route, which may be cheaper than a direct connection. Often, the cheapest train tickets can be found by booking well in advance. However, be mindful that many companies do not offer refunds or exchanges on their cheapest tickets.

How long does it take to get from London to Belfast by train?

The journey between London and Belfast by train is approximately 322.47 mi. It will take you more or less 12 hrs 50 mins to complete this journey. This average figure does not take into account any delays that might arise on your route in exceptional circumstances. If you are planning to make a connection or operating on a tight schedule, give yourself plenty of time. In order to get from London to Belfast faster, consider looking for an express service that makes fewer stops along the way. Conversely, a connecting route may, in some circumstances, be faster than a direct journey. The fastest routes between London and Belfast will complete the journey in 8 hrs 21 mins. On average, it will take you about 12 hrs 50 mins to travel the 322.47 mi between London and Belfast.

Which stations can I use on the London to Belfast route?

You can depart from London at stations such as London St. Pancras International,Luton Airport (LTN),Southend airport,London, Marble Arch,London, Stratford,London Southend Airport,London, Heathrow Airport Terminal 5,Gatwick Airport,Waterloo Rue de la Station 220,London paddington,London, Premier Inn Heathrow Terminal 5,London, Victoria Coach Station,London Euston,London bridge,London Heathrow Airport T3,London City Airport, LCY,LONDON,London waterloo east,London Stansted Airport. At the end of the journey, you will be able to arrive in Belfast at the following stations: Belfast, Europa BusCentre,Belfast, Stena Line terminus. Some of these stations may only be served by particular travel providers. Because of this, there may not be a direct connection between all the stations in London and Belfast. Plan your journey carefully, as it may be necessary to make another connection before departure or after arrival.

How many times a day do departures from London leave for Belfast?

The route from London to Belfast is served by providers including . From this list of transport providers, there are up to departures each day. However, this exact number will vary. On average, journeys depart from London 19 times per day. This number includes all the transport providers that serve the route. When traveling from London to Belfast, you may choose to use an indirect route, involving connections. If you prefer not to do this, you will find an average of 0 direct journeys each day. However, indirect routes open up more possibilities for flexible travelers. On average, there are 19 journeys with one change or more each day. These numbers are all averages. They can slightly vary depending on the day of the week, the season of the year, local festivals, and other factors. Unfortunately, no connection was found for your trip from London to Belfast. Selecting a new departure or arrival city, without dramatically changing your itinerary could help you find connections.

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Cheap train tickets from London to Belfast
Looking for the best deal on a train ticket for your trip? Here are 4 ways to get cheap train tickets from London to Belfast.

Book in advance and save

If you're looking for the best deal for your trip from London to Belfast, booking train tickets in advance is a great way to save money, but keep in mind that advance tickets are usually not available until 3 months before your travel date.

Stay flexible with your travel time and explore off-peak journeys

Planning your trips around off-peak travel times not only means that you'll be able to avoid the crowds, but can also end up saving you money. Being flexible with your schedule and considering alternative routes or times will significantly impact the amount of money you spend on getting from London to Belfast.

Always check special offers

Checking on the latest deals can help save a lot of money, making it worth taking the time to browse and compare prices. So make sure you get the best deal on your ticket and take advantage of special fares for children, youth and seniors as well as discounts for groups.

Unlock the potential of slower trains or connecting trains

If you're planning a trip with some flexible time, why not opt for the scenic route? Taking slower trains or connecting trains that make more stops may save you money on your ticket – definitely worth considering if it fits in your schedule.

Best time to book London to Belfast travel

Virail Pro Tip ✌: Booking 10 days in advance save 10% on average

Best time to book cheap train tickets from London to Belfast

The cheapest London - Belfast train tickets can be found for as low as £29.15 if you’re lucky, or £31.92 on average. The most expensive ticket can cost as much as £35.20.

Find the best day to travel to Belfast by train

When travelling to Belfast by train, if you want to avoid crowds you can check how frequently our customers are travelling in the next 30-days using the graph below. On average, the peak hours to travel are between 6:30am and 9am in the morning, or between 4pm and 7pm in the evening. Please keep this in mind when travelling to your point of departure as you may need some extra time to arrive, particularly in big cities!

London to Belfast CO2 Emissions by Train

Ecology
Train
36.33kg
Bus
38.92kg
Flight
103.79kg
Car
83.04kg
What are the CO2 emissions from London to Belfast by train? The CO2 emissions from taking the train between London and Belfast are 36.33kg.
How much CO2 do I save by taking the train between London and Belfast? By taking the train between London and Belfast you will save 67.46kg CO2 emissions compared to a flight, 2.59kg compared to a bus and 46.71kg compared to a car.

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Frequently Asked Questions

How much is a train ticket from London to Belfast?
A train ticket from London to Belfast is £57.48. However the price varies depending on how early you buy, and if it's peak time to travel. Occasionally you can find them for as cheap as £7.94.
What's the cheapest train ticket from London to Belfast?
The cheapest ticket you can get from London to Belfast is £7.94. We recommend booking as early as possible and off-peak hours to get the cheapest ticket possible. Off-peak times are usually from 09:30 to 16:00, and after 19:00.
What's the distance between London and Belfast by train?
London to Belfast is 322.47 mi.
How long does the train between London and Belfast take?
London to Belfast is on average 12 hrs 50 mins. However the fastest option will get you there in 8 hrs 21 mins.
How many train connections per day go from London to Belfast?
London to Belfast has 19 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first train from London to Belfast leave?
The earliest train from London to Belfast departs at 00:30. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
What time does the last train from London to Belfast depart?
The latest train from London to Belfast departs at 23:50. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
Should I book my ticket from London to Belfast in advance?
If you can, we recommend booking your ticket as early as possible to ensure you get better savings. The cheapest train ticket we have found is £7.94 but this may be subject to change depending on the day of travel, hour you wish to depart and how far in advance you book.
What's the fastest journey time between London to Belfast by train?
The fastest journey time by train between London and Belfast is 8 hrs 21 mins.
Is there a direct train from London to Belfast?
Yes, there is a direct train between London and Belfast.
What are the CO2 emissions for London to Belfast by train?
The train journey from London to Belfast creates 36.33kg of CO2 emissions.

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