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Peterborough to Scunthorpe by train

  • First train
    06:42
  • Last train
    21:53
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    1hr 19m
  • Distance
    116 kilometres
  • Trains per day
    66
  • Avg. journey time
    2hr 6m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Peterborough to Scunthorpe by train

Fast trains from Peterborough to Scunthorpe take around 1 hour and 19 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 116 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Peterborough and Scunthorpe.

1. Are there direct trains from Peterborough to Scunthorpe?

Journeys between Peterborough and Scunthorpe usually involve one change of train.

We usually find around 61 departures on the route from Peterborough to Scunthorpe 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 79 departures.

2. How long is the train journey from Peterborough to Scunthorpe?

The Peterborough to Scunthorpe train travel time is normally about 1 hour and 19 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

3. What are the Peterborough to Scunthorpe train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Scunthorpe is usually scheduled to depart Peterborough around 06:42 and the last train is around 21:53. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Peterborough around 07:06, and the last at 22:51.

When to book Peterborough to Scunthorpe 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 Peterborough to Scunthorpe by train.

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Which train companies operate between Peterborough and Scunthorpe?

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

  • East Coast
  • First TransPennine Express
  • London North Eastern Railway
  • Northern
  • Northern Rail
  • TransPennine Express

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

Scunthorpe to Peterborough 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.