Trains from London to Stoke-on-Trent
How long does it take to get from London to Stoke-on-Trent by train?
The journey between London and Stoke-on-Trent runs for about 136 mi and usually takes approximately 2 h 14 min. However, this figure is an average and will vary according to a number of factors. Depending on the method of transport that you choose, you might be able to arrive in less time. The shortest time in which you can complete this journey is 1 h 24 min. If you are trying to get from London to Stoke-on-Trent as quickly as possible, look for express routes or non-stopping services. Direct routes are not always the fastest way to travel. At times, you may even find a quicker route that involves a connection in another city.
When do the first and last departures from London to Stoke-on-Trent leave?
In general, the first departure of the day will leave London at 07:16, and the last departure will leave at 22:11. However, it is important to remember that this is general information, and these journey times are not necessarily available every day. Timetables for each provider on the route from London to Stoke-on-Trent can change from day to day or month to month. In particular, many providers offer different schedules on weekdays and weekends. Public holidays, local events, and seasonal timetables can also cause schedules to change.
When traveling from London to Stoke-on-Trent by train, which stations can I use?
There are different options to choose from when traveling between London and Stoke-on-Trent. You can start your journey in London at stations such as London Euston [ EUS ], London Euston, London Waterloo and London St Pancras International. These connect to stations including Stoke-on-Trent [ SOT ] and Stoke-on-Trent in Stoke-on-Trent. There may not be a direct connection between all the stations in the two locations. Some providers will only serve a selection of the stations, and you may have to travel from one station to another in the same city after arrival to reach your ultimate destination. Virail will show you both all direct routes and any connecting services which you can take to get from London to Stoke-on-Trent.
How many journeys from London to Stoke-on-Trent take place each day?
The exact number of journeys from London to Stoke-on-Trent can vary from day to day. Some services may only run on particular days of the week, while others might be seasonal. In general, an average of 67 departures leave each day. These are run by a number of different transport providers, including Nationalrail, Avanti West Coast, West Midlands Trains and East Midlands Railway. On particularly busy days, there can be up to 71 departures. You can usually expect there to be more connections on weekdays. Many providers run fewer journeys on weekends or public holidays. As a traveler, you may prefer to take a direct route from London to Stoke-on-Trent. However, you will find more options available to you if you are willing to take a connecting route. These pass through one or more different cities, and you'll have to change along the way. Not all travelers feel comfortable making multiple connections, but if you are, then you will enjoy greater flexibility when making your booking. The exact number of daily departures from London to Stoke-on-Trent varies, but in general, you can expect to find 24 direct connections with no changes leaving each day. Travelers who are happy to take an indirect route will find, on average, 43 journeys with one change or more.