Trains from London to Hereford

London to Hereford train information

London Hereford train map

Train duration 3h11m
Arrival Hereford, England
Departure London, England
Distance 117 Miles
Train operators Great Western Railway
Lowest train price from £44.50
Average train price £45.00

Which train company can I use?

The journey from London, situated in England and Hereford, which is in England is well connected by trains. The trains are run by the following rail operators: Great Western Railway.

How much times does it take?

On average, it takes around 3h11m by train because of the 117 miles to travel to Hereford from London. The journey time will change depending if the train is direct or with stops.

How much does it costs?

We found trains from £44.50 to travel in the next 180 days. Fares may change depending on the travel date as well as how much time in advance you book your ticket.

Best prices for London to Hereford train tickets

from £44.50 MORE 2h49m
Other modes of transport available
Coach
from £8.00 MORE 4h31m

London - Hereford prices calendar

Find the cheapest tickets to travel from London to Hereford by train, bus, ride sharing and plane.

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Ticket prices and availability have been recorded in the last 72 hours from the data provided by our partners.

Train times London to Hereford

When are the next trains to Hereford?

Departure Arrival Duration Company
Today
London Paddington
17:58
Hereford
20:58
3h00m Great Western Railway
London Paddington
18:18
Hereford
21:20
3h02m Great Western Railway
London Paddington
18:58
Hereford
22:04
3h06m Great Western Railway

The table above only shows the remaining services for today and will display a maximum of 10 train departures.

See all departures: Today / Tomorrow

Based on our data, 17 trains from London to Hereford are available today and 0 tomorrow. The first London Hereford train leaves at 07:12 and the last one leaves the station at 18:58. The first and last departure times can vary every day and there can be fewer services during weekends as well as public holidays. Rail operators may also adjust the number of trains during school holidays or depending on the season.

London - Hereford: the best time to book cheap trains

Price of the ticket when booking in advance or at the last minute

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£27

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Days before Departure

The Prices for train tickets London to Hereford tend to increase if you don't book early. Based on our data, if you purchase your ticket 15 days in advance, the price of the ticket starts at £12 whereas when booking on the day you're travelling, you will need to spend at least £27 for your trip. Thus, you will save 56% on the price of your ticket by buying your ticket 15 days in advance as opposed to on the day you're travelling.

The data are based on the best fares found over the past 6 months when buying in advance versus at the last minute.

Best prices for London to Hereford trains

We compare train ticket for all major companies to travel between London and Hereford by train and find the best prices for the coming days. Take a look at the prices of train tickets Hereford to London and find the best deal for your outbound journey.

From To Price Departure on At Company Searched
London
Paddington
Hereford
£44.50 25/05/2020 12:48 Great Western Railway 4 months ago
London
Paddington
Hereford
£44.50 25/05/2020 18:18 Great Western Railway 4 months ago
London
Paddington
Hereford
£44.50 25/05/2020 17:48 Great Western Railway 4 months ago
London
Paddington
Hereford
£44.50 25/05/2020 18:58 Great Western Railway 4 months ago
London
Paddington
Hereford
£44.50 25/05/2020 12:18 Great Western Railway 4 months ago
London
Paddington
Hereford
£44.50 25/05/2020 14:48 Great Western Railway 4 months ago
London
Paddington
Hereford
£44.50 25/05/2020 17:58 Great Western Railway 4 months ago

Best prices for the next 180 days.

London Hereford train

Discount London - Hereford train tickets

National Railcards can offer great value for money if you're travelling by train. Depending on your age and your situation, you can get one of the five existing railcards: Disabled persons, 16-25, Two together, Senior or Family and Friends railcards. Railcards can help you save money for your London Hereford train ticket.

The main benefit of using a railcard is that it only takes a couple of trips to be profitable.

You will need to purchase at least £88 of train tickets throughout the duration of the railcard's validity for the card to be worthwile. This number corresponds to the cost of the railcard, £30, divided by the discount, 34%. On every ticket that you buy afterwards, you will save money.

As an example, train tickets from London to Hereford cost on average £44.50 (1). If you're dividing £88 by £44.50 (£88/£44.50 = 1.98), it turns out that after only 2 one way journeys from Hereford to London, the railcard will have paid for itself.

Railcards enable you to save 34% off most adult fares for 12 months. A Disabled persons railcard costs £20 and the five other ones £30.

(1)Average prices observed over the last 6 months for one way journey

Train Journey Average price without railcard(1) With a railcard 34% off(2) Saving based on a one-way trip Number of return trips to pay off the cost
London to Hereford train £44.50 £29.67 £14.83 1.98

(1)Average price observed over the last 6 months for one way

(2)Price calculated with an average reduction of 34% on train tickets fare

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