Trains from Peterborough to London

Peterborough to London train information

Peterborough London train map

Train duration 0h53m
Arrival London, England
Departure Peterborough, England
Distance 74 Miles
Train operators Thameslink
Lowest train price from £36.42
Average train price £46.00

The route connecting Peterborough, which is in England and London, located in England is well connected by trains. The trains are run by these several operators: Thameslink.

On average, it takes approximately 0h53m by train covering a distance of 74 miles to get to London from Peterborough. The duration may change depending if the train is direct or if you need to make a change.

According to our data, the starting price to take the train in the next 180 days is £36.42. This fare is based on an adult fare and is not including the savings you can make with a discount card.

Best prices for Peterborough to London train tickets

from £36.42 MORE 1h04m
Other modes of transport available
from £14.10 MORE 3h22m
from £4.49 MORE 2h05m

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Peterborough - London: the best time to book cheap trains

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The table above is based on the best prices found over the last six months depending on how much time in advance the train is bought. Purchasing your train from Peterborough to London in advance should enable you to spend less for your trip.

We found tickets available from £12 when booking your ticket 2 months in advance which is 41% cheaper than the best ticket we found when buying your ticket on the day you're travelling.

Best prices for Peterborough to London trains

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

From To Price Departure on At Company Searched
St Pancras International
£36.42 06/06/2024 08:57 Thameslink 10 days ago
St Pancras International
£41.22 06/06/2024 08:23 Thameslink 10 days ago
Kings Cross
£41.22 06/06/2024 08:05 10 days ago
Kings Cross
£47.03 06/06/2024 08:29 10 days ago
Kings Cross
£47.03 06/06/2024 08:13 10 days ago
Kings Cross
£62.94 06/06/2024 08:46 10 days ago

Best prices for the next 180 days.

Peterborough London train

Discount Peterborough - London train tickets

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

  • When purchasing a railcard, you want to save money after several journeys. But is it really worth it when travelling from Peterborough to London? Check with your calculator, considering:

    A = the cost of the railcard (i.e.: £30)

    B = average saving with the railcard (i.e.: 34%)

    C = average price for a Peterborough London ticket (i.e.: £45.98)(1)

    Initially, divide A by B: this will give you the budget from which the card will be profitable. Now divide that number by C. The result is the minimum number of journeys needed throughout the duration of the railcard's validity to be profitable.

    In our example, A/B = £30/34% = £88.00. Then, 88/£45.98 = 1.91. Your railcard will be worthwile once you will have done at least 2 trips from Peterborough to London (one way trip).

  • Railcards enable you to save 34% off most train 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
Peterborough to London train £45.98 £30.65 £15.33 1.92

(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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