London to Mallaig by train

  • First train
    05:30
  • Last train
    23:53
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    11hr 5m
  • Distance
    714 kilometres
  • Trains per day
    6
  • Avg. journey time
    13hr 43m
  • Train operators

Travelling from London to Mallaig by train

Fast trains from London to Mallaig take around 11 hours and 5 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 714 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between London and Mallaig.

1. Are there direct trains from London to Mallaig?

Journeys between London and Mallaig usually involve one change of train.

We usually find around 7 departures on the route from London to Mallaig 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 5 departures.

2. How long is the train journey from London to Mallaig?

The London to Mallaig train travel time is normally about 11 hours and 5 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

3. What are the London to Mallaig train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Mallaig is usually scheduled to depart London around 05:30 and the last train is around 23:53. At weekends the first train of the day leaves London around 06:05, and the last at 23:38.

When to book London to Mallaig 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 London to Mallaig by train.

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Which train companies operate between London and Mallaig?

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

  • Avanti West Coast
  • Caledonian Sleeper
  • ScotRail
  • Serco Caledonian Sleeper
  • UK Rail Connections
  • Virgin 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.