Arrive at the centre of historic York in comfort and style with LNER

LNER (London North Eastern Railway) is the train company that operates the East Coast Mainline, taking you from York to London, Lincoln, Newcastle, Edinburgh and more, providing the very best experience in rail travel.  

You can travel from York to London from 1 hour and 49 minutes, no service stations, traffic or tired eyes from looking at the road, just you travelling at 125mph!

Whether it’s a day trip to the Capital or staycation in Scotland, here’s a few reasons why we think you should leave the car at home and travel with LNER instead…  

  • Book in advance to make big savings: You can save on average 45%* if you book up to four weeks in advance

  • Travel in style and comfort on an LNER Azuma train: With free Wi-Fi and plug sockets at every seat!

  • Be rewarded with LNER Perks: Get £5 free when you join LNER Perks and 2% back, every time you travel on an LNER train.

  • Delicious food and drink delivered to you: You can now use LNER’s Let's Eat at your seat service to order food and drinks directly to your seat!

  • Make the more sustainable choice: On average, carbon emissions from cars are 3.7 times higher than an Azuma train. See how much carbon you could save here.

  • Choose your favourite seat with LNER: When you book directly with LNER, you take control of your journey and can bag the best seat for you!

Family Ticket and Family Lounge

If you’d like to plan a trip to York for the family, the LNER Family Ticket could be just for you!  You can save 65%* on average with LNER Family Single Tickets. Find out more here.

The fun doesn’t just start when you arrive in York and visit the likes of NRM and Jorvik, but when you start your day out at the station in KGX, thanks to the LNER Family Lounge. This space is fun for the kids and relaxing for adults, with family pod spaces, a slide and model train set for all to enjoy.

Terms and Conditions

*Saving average based on all LNER Standard Advance tickets bought on the LNER website and App at least 4 weeks before you travel vs buying any Standard ticket on the day you travel’

** Average saving based on two adults and two children travelling with an LNER Family Single vs the most popular Standard Advance fare. For more information, please visit