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Travelling from London to Oakham by train

If you are looking to travel from London to Oakham by train, then we can provide you with all the information you need.

The time of the journey by train from London to Oakham is 1 hour 38 minutes on average, but the fastest train services take around 1 hour 20 minutes.

Trains to Oakham from London run up to 2 times per hour. The first train from London to Oakham in a morning is 05:55 and the last train time is 21:00.

London to Oakham by train: key facts at a glance

Average train time: 1h 38m
Fastest journey time: 1h 20m
First train: 05:55
Last train: 21:00
Origin station London Kings Cross station
Destination station Oakham station

How to get cheap train tickets from London to Oakham

For cheaper rail tickets and a choice of quieter trains, avoid commuter rush hours. Our Off-Peak and Super Off-Peak train tickets are great value and you can buy them just before you board. Our app is the best way to buy last minute train tickets, and most of our tickets can be sent to your mobile too.

Tickets are even cheaper if you buy in advance. Plan your journey online and we’ll show you the cheapest train tickets for your chosen travel times.

If you’re a frequent rail traveller, you could get up to a third off every train journey with a National Railcard. Check out our Railcards page for all the options. A Season ticket can save you money if you’re travelling on the same train route from London to Oakham at least three or four days a week. A Flexi Season rail ticket could help you save money if you’re travelling eight days in 28 days – you can travel any time between two stations, offering flexibility and savings when working fewer days in the office.

If you’re travelling as a group from London to Oakham, you can secure cheap rail tickets by booking one of our group tickets. We have a range of options to suit a variety of group sizes. For more detailed information please visit our group train tickets page.

If you’re catching the train from London to Oakham as a family, you can save money on the cost of your train fare by purchasing a Family and Friends Railcard. For more detailed information about how you could benefit from a third off for up to four adults along with 60% off for up to four kids, please visit our Family and Friends Railcard page.

For more ways on how you can save money on UK train travel, head over to our cheap train tickets guide.


London to Oakham train cost and ticketing options

There are a number of different ticketing options for travelling by train between London to Oakham.

Advance tickets

Save money when booking up to 12 weeks in advance. Advance tickets are ideal if you know the specific time and date you would like to travel on. The price of an advance ticket will vary depending on the time of the train you book and how far in advance you buy your ticket. Advance tickets are available on our website, mobile app and from ticket offices. Find out more about Advance tickets.

Super Off Peak and Off Peak tickets

Save money by travelling at certain times of the day. Off Peak and Super Off Peak train tickets are available on certain routes at specific times of the week, with Off Peak trains usually being much quieter. Super Off Peak and Off Peak rail tickets are available from ticket offices, on our websiteand mobile app. Exact peak hours do vary but you can find out if your trip from London to Oakham is eligible for this ticket type via our website. Find out more about Super Off Peak and Off Peak tickets.

Anytime tickets

Anytime train tickets offer you flexibility and convenience to travel at any time including Peak times. You can purchase Anytime tickets on our website, mobile app and from our ticket offices. Find out more about Anytime tickets.

What train ticket type is right for me?

When you’re travelling and where you are travelling from has an impact on what type of train ticket is best for you. If you’re a more frequent rail traveller, a season ticket will offer the most freedom and value. If you don’t travel by train very often, our online journey planner [TW1] will provide multiple options so you can choose the cheapest or best option for you.

Whichever ticket type you choose for your train journey from London to Oakham, you’re in safe hands with East Midlands Railway.

Journey information from London to Oakham

How much is a train ticket from London to Oakham?

Take the train from London to Oakham from just £58.50 one-way when you book in advancePlan your journey online to see the cheapest train ticket prices to Oakham for your chosen travel times.

What is the fastest train between London and Oakham?

The fastest train between London and Oakham is 1 hour 20 minutes. Use our journey planner tool to find the rail quickest journeys.

How long does it take to travel from London to Oakham by train?

The average journey time by train from London to Oakham takes 1 hour 38 minutes. Journey times may be slightly longer at weekends and on Bank Holidays. Check journey times on your travel dates with our online journey planner or download a train timetable .

How many trains a day are there from London to Oakham?

There are up to 30 trains per day from London to Oakham.

Are there any direct trains from London to Oakham?

No, it’s not possible to get a direct train between London and Oakham. Find the fastest route with our online journey planner.

What time is the first train from London to Oakham?

The first train leaves at 05:55 from London to Oakham. Buy your train tickets in advance online or from our app and avoid rushing on the day. Please note that train times and services may vary during weekends and Bank Holidays.

What time is the last train from London to Oakham?

The last train from London to Oakham leaves at 21:00.

When should you book your train tickets from London to Oakham?

Booking your rail tickets from London to Oakham in advance is recommended if you are looking to secure the best price. You can book advance train tickets from up to 12 weeks ahead of your journey.

Can I book assistance for my train journey from London to Oakham?

Yes, we offer Passenger Assist services at the station and on-board between London and Oakham. We recommend booking at least 12 hours before you travel. You can book assistance online or by calling our Passenger Assist team on 08000 11 33 23.

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