Trains to Peterborough


Travel to and from Peterborough

Peterborough is on our Lincoln line.

It takes around an hour to get from Peterborough to London and there are two services an hour Monday to Saturday. 

For local travel, trains from Peterborough to Ely are speedy 32 minutes. You can also nip to Cambridge in just under an hour. Perfect for a last minute day trip.

View our complete timetable for trains to Peterborough and connecting routes

Peterborough station 

When you travel from Peterborough, the station has:

Ticket office opening times:

  • accessible waiting areas
  • refreshment facilities
  • ticket machines
Monday - Friday 05:45 - 21:00
Saturday 05:45 - 21:00
Sunday 08:05 - 21:00

If you’re driving to the station, you can choose from three car parks:

There’s also a bus stop and taxi rank just outside the entrance and a private taxi hire firm inside.


Peterborough station is fully accessible for wheelchair users and those who need help with their mobility. Lifts are available for access to all platforms.

Staff are available:
Monday - Saturday: 04:00 – 00:30
Sunday: 06:00 – 00:30

Cheap tickets when you book with us

When you book directly through our website you avoid sneaky hidden fees and credit card charges – we’re all about helping you save your pennies.

If you’re wanting to plan your journey you can buy our cheaper Advance tickets up to three weeks before you travel. We’re also giving you an exclusive £1 off our lowest Advance fares – this means you save £2 on every return journey.

Planning a day out for the whole gang? We’ve got some great discounts for group travellers, ideal for planning that getaway with all of your friends.

What to do in Peterborough

Peterborough is ideal for those looking for a leisurely day out.

There’s loads to do so why don’t you:

Peterborough is also home to a stunning cathedral, that makes for a perfect afternoon of wandering around its famous grounds. Take a look inside in the video below to wet your whistle. 

Charming landscape

Our regional services from Peterborough offer travel to idyllic locations such as Lincoln and Doncaster.

Take a trip to busy market town Sleaford and hunt out a bargain – it’s just a 45 minute journey away.