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Durham to Basingstoke by train

  • First train
    04:59
  • Last train
    22:59
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    4hr 31m
  • Distance
    392 kilometres
  • Trains per day
    30
  • Avg. journey time
    5hr 17m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Durham to Basingstoke by train

Fast trains from Durham to Basingstoke take around 4 hours and 31 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 392 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Durham and Basingstoke.

1. Are there direct trains from Durham to Basingstoke?

Journeys between Durham and Basingstoke usually involve one change of train. We have found some direct departures on this route but these are less frequent than routes requiring a change.

We usually find around 28 departures on the route from Durham to Basingstoke every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

Trains are typically more frequent on weekends, when we found around 39 departures.

2. How long is the train journey from Durham to Basingstoke?

The Durham to Basingstoke train travel time is normally about 4 hours and 31 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

3. What are the Durham to Basingstoke train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Basingstoke is usually scheduled to depart Durham around 04:59 and the last train is around 22:59. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Durham around 06:43, and the last at 22:14.

When to book Durham to Basingstoke 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 Durham to Basingstoke by train.

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Which train companies operate between Durham and Basingstoke?

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

  • CrossCountry
  • East Coast
  • First Great Western
  • GWR
  • Great Western Railway
  • London North Eastern Railway
  • London Underground
  • South West Trains
  • South Western Railway
  • TransPennine Express
  • UK Rail Connections

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

Basingstoke to Durham by train

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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.