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Ayr to Stoke-on-Trent by train

  • First train
    05:13
  • Last train
    23:00
  • Avg changes
    2
  • Fastest journey
    4hr 40m
  • Distance
    316 kilometres
  • Trains per day
    13
  • Avg. journey time
    6hr 25m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Ayr to Stoke-on-Trent by train

Fast trains from Ayr to Stoke-on-Trent take around 4 hours and 40 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 316 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Ayr and Stoke-on-Trent.

1. Are there direct trains from Ayr to Stoke-on-Trent?

Journeys between Ayr and Stoke-on-Trent usually involve 2 changes of train.

We usually find around 15 departures on the route from Ayr to Stoke-on-Trent every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 9 departures.

2. How long is the train journey from Ayr to Stoke-on-Trent?

The Ayr to Stoke-on-Trent train travel time is normally about 4 hours and 40 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

3. What are the Ayr to Stoke-on-Trent train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Stoke-on-Trent is usually scheduled to depart Ayr around 05:13 and the last train is around 23:00. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Ayr around 06:50, and the last at 23:00.

When to book Ayr to Stoke-on-Trent train tickets?

Trains in the UK usually open for booking around 3 months in advance. If booking is not yet open for your dates then you can set a booking alert to receive an email on the day that the cheapest tickets are released for your journey from Ayr to Stoke-on-Trent by train.

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Which train companies operate between Ayr and Stoke-on-Trent?

More than one train company operates on the route from Ayr to Stoke-on-Trent, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:

  • Avanti West Coast
  • CrossCountry
  • East Midlands Railway
  • East Midlands Trains
  • First TransPennine Express
  • London Midland
  • Northern
  • ScotRail
  • TransPennine Express
  • Virgin Trains
  • West Midlands Trains

You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.

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Child and youth passengers

The definition of "Child" and "Youth" varies by country and operator. This is why we ask for the age of young passengers.

Sometimes children below a certain age can travel without a seat for free. If you want to guarantee a seat for child passengers, enter '6' as the age of the child.

Read more about child and youth passenger ages. See also youth discounts and railcards.