Trains from London to Rotherham

London to Rotherham train information

London Rotherham train map

Train duration 2h20m
Arrival Rotherham, England
Departure London, England
Distance 143 Miles
Train operators First Hull Trains
Lowest train price from £64.90
Average train price £85.00
  • All trains between London (London England) to Rotherham (Yorkshire and the Humber England) are operated by First Hull Trains. The services on board may vary depending on the rail operator.
  • There are 143 miles between the two cities and the average duration between London to Rotherham is around 2h20m. Train travel is most of the time the fastest way to travel to Rotherham from London, and it's also a greener option than driving or taking the plane.
  • We found trains from £64.90 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 Rotherham train tickets

from £64.90 MORE 2h23m
Other modes of transport available
Coach
from £5.00 MORE 4h30m
from £4.55 MORE 4h14m

London - Rotherham prices calendar

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

London - Rotherham: the best time to book cheap trains

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

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Days before Departure

The Prices for train tickets London to Rotherham tend to increase if you don't book early. Based on our data, if you purchase your ticket 3 days in advance, the price of the ticket starts at £28 whereas when booking on the day you're travelling, you will need to spend at least £46 for your trip. Thus, you will save 38% on the price of your ticket by buying your ticket 3 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 Rotherham trains

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

From To Price Departure on At Company Searched
London
Kings Cross
Rotherham
Central
£64.90 16/05/2020 17:48 First Hull Trains 3 months ago
London
St. Pancras
Rotherham
Central
£79.00 16/05/2020 17:02 3 months ago
London
St. Pancras
Rotherham
Central
£79.00 16/05/2020 12:02 3 months ago
London
St. Pancras
Rotherham
Central
£79.00 16/05/2020 13:02 3 months ago
London
St. Pancras
Rotherham
Central
£79.00 16/05/2020 18:02 3 months ago
London
Kings Cross
Rotherham
Central
£83.80 16/05/2020 08:33 3 months ago
London
Kings Cross
Rotherham
Central
£83.80 16/05/2020 12:35 3 months ago
London
Kings Cross
Rotherham
Central
£83.80 16/05/2020 13:35 3 months ago
London
Kings Cross
Rotherham
Central
£83.80 16/05/2020 09:33 3 months ago
London
Kings Cross
Rotherham
Central
£83.80 16/05/2020 18:33 3 months ago

Best prices for the next 180 days.

London Rotherham train

Discount London - Rotherham train tickets

National Railcards can save you a lot if you're using the train. Depending on your age as well as your situation, you are able to get one of the 5 different railcards: Disabled persons, 16-25, Two together, Senior or Family and Friends railcards. Railcards can enable you to pay less for your London Rotherham train ticket.

  • The main benefit of purchasing a railcard is that you only need a few trips to break even.

    You will need to buy at least £88 of train tickets in a year for the railcard to be worth the investment. It corresponds to the price of the card, thirty pounds, divided by the saving, thirty four percent. On every train that you purchase after that, you will spare money.

    For instance, train tickets from London to Rotherham cost on average £84.91 (1). When dividing £88 by £84.91 (£88/£84.91 = 1.04), you can see that after only 2 one way trips from Rotherham to London, the card will have paid for itself.

  • All railcards cost £30 except the Disabled persons railcard for which you will pay £20. Railcards give you 34% off most train fares, so you will save 1/3 on most rail fares.

(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 Rotherham train £84.91 £56.60 £28.30 1.04

(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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