Trains from
London to Poitiers

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London to Poitiers route details

Route overview

Avg. journey time6h 28m
Fare range€52-€356

First & last trains

First train departs at07:01
Last train departs at19:34

Fastest journey

Fastest route4h 50m
Changes1 change


Origin StationLondon
Destination StationPoitiers

Train times for Tue 25 Jul

5h 21m1 change
6h 34m1 change
5h 21m1 change
5h 47m2 changes
6h 34m1 change

When is the best time to buy tickets?

Buying tickets in advance can save you money. Prices for train journeys from London to Poitiers start at €116.16 when you book at least 28 days in advance.*

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What is the minimum price of a ticket from London to Poitiers?

The minimum price of a train ticket from London to Poitiers is €51.5. To buy train tickets from London to Poitiers for the lowest price possible, we recommend that you book your tickets as early as possible. Tickets go on sale usually 3 months in advance, yet in some rare cases this can be up to 6 months. For more precise information on when you can book your tickets or whether there are any promotional sales, click here.

How long does it take to travel from London to Poitiers by train?

The average journey time between London and Poitiers is 6 hours and 28 minutes and the fastest journey time is 4 hours and 50 minutes. On an average weekday, there are 15 trains per day travelling from London to Poitiers. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use our journey planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.

What time is the first and last train of the day from London to Poitiers?

The first train from London to Poitiers departs at 07:01. The last train from London to Poitiers departs at 19:34. Trains that depart in the early morning hours or very late evening may be sleeper services. Alternatively, some popular routes may run throughout the night at a reduced frequency. There may also be less services on weekends and holidays; use our journey planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.

Are there direct train services between London and Poitiers?

No, it is not possible to travel from London to Poitiers without having to change trains. To travel from London to Poitiers will require a minimum of 1 change. More changes may be necessary on weekends and holidays; use our journey planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.

How do I get back to London?

By train, of course. See trains from Poitiers to London.

  • *Average prices for adult tickets in economy. Discount cards and coach journey excluded. Prices are based on searches made by our customers over the past 6 months. “14 days in advance” includes days 13 and 15.
  • **The information provided is calculated based on scheduled train services for London to Poitiers for a typical week day using timetable data for 25/07/2017. On weekends, holidays or other exceptional times, fewer services may be available. The fare range provided has been found by our customers on Trainline on 12/07/2017 for travel on 04/10/2017 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.

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