Visiting the capital city via train from Hereford allows you to arrive fresh, relaxed and ready to experience everything London has to offer.

The journey from Hereford to London Paddington takes between two and a half and three hours, and trains run this route throughout the day from approximately four in the morning until midnight. With Off-Peak ticket offers and advance tickets available, there are plenty of money-saving deals to be found. 

Live departures and arrivals

Whether it’s business or pleasure compelling you to visit London, you won’t regret taking the easy option and going by train, and you can even plan your day whilst sipping a fresh coffee from our onboard catering options

London has something for everyone, and then some. For families, there are museums, including the hub of interactive experiments, the Science Museum, attractions such as the iconic London Eye, or adventures with nature in the SEALIFE London Aquarium. Culture vultures have art galleries and theatres in abundance, with exhibitions and performances daily, while shopaholics can choose from the big name high street stores, designer boutiques and eclectic market vendors selling artisan pieces. Camden Market is well known for its bohemian atmosphere and vibrantly colourful street culture. 

Live music, fine dining and intimate bars take you through until the early hours, so whether 
you’re after a fun, family day out, or a night of sophistication and elegance with a meal and theatre tickets, you only need to hop on the train at Hereford and within a few short hours you can alight at London Paddington. 

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*Advance tickets are our best value fares and Railcard discounts can be used when booking. We can't guarantee the availability of Advance tickets as they are generally limited in number and only on sale up to 6pm prior to the day of travel. So we recommend you book early to avoid disappointment.