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Live timetable for Trains from/to York

Our livetimetable provides real-time information on train schedules and services for passengers travelling to and from York, check now to plan your next journey.



TrainTimePlatformTrain OperatorStatus
to Newcastle11:25-ZZ
On time
to Edinburgh (Waverley)11:3210CrossCountry
On time
to London Kings Cross11:335ALNER
On time
to Reading11:363CrossCountry
On time
to Saltburn11:3910TransPennine Express
On time
to Leeds11:4211Northern
On time
to Edinburgh (Waverley)11:439LNER
to Plymouth11:445ACrossCountry
On time
to Bridlington11:451Northern
On time
to London Kings Cross11:503Grand Central
On time

Train Journeys to York

A charming city in North Yorkshire with a rich history and exciting attractions, trains to York are popular with travellers from all over the world. Whether you want to get lost in medieval cobblestone streets, explore some of the country’s best museums, enjoy a pint in a traditional English pub, admire stunning architecture or cruise along the river, there are countless reasons why you should travel to York.

It’s easy to find cheap train tickets to York with our handy tips. First, check your eligibility for a railcard. These can save you around 1/3 off trains to York and are available to a range of age groups. With or without a railcard though, the earlier you book, the cheaper the price will be, so try and plan your travel to York in advance. Other ways to save money on train tickets to York include buying split tickets which work by splitting up your journey and buying a separate ticket for each part, and by choosing to travel at off-peak times.

York Train Station is well connected to many major cities and towns across the North of England and beyond. Transpennine, Northern and CrossCountry are some of the city’s main train operators. You can travel to York from Edinburgh in 2 hours 30 minutes, from Newcastle in 1 hour, and Leeds in as little as 20 minutes. The popular seaside resort of Scarborough and the picturesque town of Harrogate are both less than an hour away by train too, making popular day trips from York and vice versa.

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Tourist information office

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How to buy cheap train tickets to York

  • Book in Advance

    Book in Advance

    Advanced train tickets are typically the most cost-effective option for train travel. They are usually available for purchase 12 weeks before the travel date.

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  • Group Travel

    Group Travel

    Get a 1/3 discount on Off-Peak tickets through GroupSave if you are travelling with a group of 3 to 9 adults.

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  • Season Tickets

    Season Tickets

    A weekly or monthly train pass which includes unlimited travel between two stations. It could help you save more than 1/3 on train fares.

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  • Flexi Travel

    Flexi Travel

    8 days of unlimited travel between two stations within a 28-day period.

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FAQs about trains to York

  • Which train line goes to York?

    There are several popular train routes to York which include leeds to york,london-kings-cross to york,and newcastle to york. These are operated by trusted companies like LNER,TransPennine Express and offer frequent services throughout the day.
  • How much is a train ticket from London to York?

    On average, prices range from london to york is at £78.80 for a Standard Class ticket. The cheapest train ticket is at £11.25 now. It varies depending on several factors, such as the time of day, the day of the week, and how far in advance the ticket is purchased. It is recommended to book train tickets in advance to secure the best prices.
  • What London station goes to York?

    Some of the main London stations that have direct train routes to York include City Thameslink,Old Street,London Paddington,London Euston. Passengers can board the train at any of these stations and enjoy a comfortable journey to York.

    It is recommended to check the train schedules and departures from our train journey planner to find the most convenient option for your travel plans.