Trains from Edinburgh to London

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Today25 Apr
from £54
Tomorrow26 Apr
from £79
Sat27 Apr
from £62
Sun28 Apr
from £65
Mon29 Apr
from £68
Tue30 Apr
from £52
Wed1 May
from £33
Thu2 May

Trains leaving today

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  • This trip is recommended because it is the: Cheapest
    Departure time: 25 April at
    Departure city: Edinburgh
    Departure location: Waverley
    Arrival time: 25 April at
    Destination city: London
    Destination location: King's Cross
    Operated by: LumoLumo
    Vehicle: TrainDuration:
    £54
  • This trip is recommended because it is the: 2nd Cheapest
    Departure time: 25 April at
    Departure city: Edinburgh
    Departure location: Waverley
    Arrival time: 25 April at
    Destination city: London
    Destination location: King's Cross
    Operated by: London North Eastern RailwayLondon North Eastern Railway
    Vehicle: TrainDuration:
    £68
  • This trip is recommended because it is the: Fastest
    Departure time: 25 April at
    Departure city: Edinburgh
    Departure location: Waverley
    Arrival time: 25 April at
    Destination city: London
    Destination location: King's Cross
    Operated by: London North Eastern RailwayLondon North Eastern Railway
    Vehicle: TrainDuration:
    £91
  • Departure time: 25 April at
    Departure city: Edinburgh
    Departure location: Waverley
    Arrival time: 25 April at
    Destination city: London
    Destination location: King's Cross
    Operated by: London North Eastern RailwayLondon North Eastern Railway
    Vehicle: TrainDuration:
    £91
  • Departure time: 25 April at
    Departure city: Edinburgh
    Departure location: Waverley
    Arrival time: 25 April at
    Destination city: London
    Destination location: King's Cross
    Operated by: London North Eastern RailwayLondon North Eastern Railway
    Vehicle: TrainDuration:
    £146
Train Edinburgh to London: Trip Overview

Train Edinburgh to London: Trip Overview

Average ticket price£70
Average train trip duration4h 38m
Number of daily trains9
Earliest train departure07:00
Distance330 miles
Latest train departure19:36
Please note, this information is subject to change.
Train Companies

Train Companies

London North Eastern Railway Edinburgh London recent customer reviews

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Edinburgh to London Trains

Information on this train trip

Daily Trains9
Earliest and Latest Train Departures07:00 - 19:36
Minimum Price£33
Average Ticket Price£70
Minimum Trip Duration4h2m
Average Train Trip Duration4h38m
Distance330 miles
Train Companies on This RouteLondon North Eastern Railway, Avanti West Coast, Lumo
Frequently Asked Questions

Frequently asked questions on the trip Edinburgh - London

The average train ticket price from Edinburgh to London is £70. The best way to find cheap train tickets from Edinburgh to London is to book your tickets as early as possible. Prices tend to rise as your travel date approaches, so book in advance to secure the best prices!

A train trip between Edinburgh and London is around 4h 38m, although the fastest train will take about 4h 2m. This is the time it takes to travel the 332 miles that separates the two cities.

The number of trains from Edinburgh to London can differ depending on the day of the week. On average, there are 9. Some trains are direct while others include transferring trains. Simplify your train trip from Edinburgh to London by comparing and selecting the train that fits your travel style and budget on Busbud.

When taking the train from Edinburgh to London, you can travel comfortably and safely with London North Eastern Railway, Avanti West Coast, Lumo.

Trains travelling between Edinburgh and London leave from Waverley or Edinburgh Airport and arrive at King's Cross, Euston Station, St Pancras International.

Find cheapest prices for trains

Find cheapest prices for trains

Price is for a one-way ticket for one passenger and based on past searches.

Best price found
23/04
£39
24/04
£40
Today
£40
26/04
£53
27/04
£47
28/04
£59
29/04
£39
30/04
£39
The cheapest trip from Edinburgh to London was searched and found on 23 Apr 2024 with a price of £39

To save money and be sure you have the best seat, it's a good idea to buy your train tickets from Edinburgh to London as early as possible.

You can expect to pay from £39 to £90 for a train ticket from Edinburgh to London based on the last 2 days. You can expect to find the cheapest price for the trip at £39, which is on 2024-04-30.

Usually RDG_LONDON_NORTH_EASTERN_RAILWAY will charge you higher prices for tickets closer to the departure date. To find the best prices, you should be flexible on your date of travel.

About Train Travel

Train Travel Tips

Taking the fastest trains allows you to travel at speeds greater than 300 km/h. Taking a trip from Edinburgh to London is not only much quicker but more comfortable too! You can usually travel directly to the city centre and save time while you're at it.

Whether you take a regional or high-speed train to London, you’ll help reduce the environmental impact and carbon footprint of your trip. As you watch the landscapes unfold before your eyes, you can tell yourself that with this choice, you are making sure they remain protected.

The train emits up to 30x less CO2 for a trip between Edinburgh and London compared to the same trip made by plane or car. A truly ecological mode of transport that will allow you to easily reduce your carbon footprint.

Create your own real-life musical score by curating a personalised train travel playlist – the perfect accompaniment for your journey from Edinburgh to London.

Did you know?

Railway companies played a major role as early as 1883 in the use of time zones as we know them today.

New York holds the record for the most platforms and track numbers in a single station. Grand Central Station in Manhattan is one of the largest rail terminals in the world with more than 44 platforms and 67 tracks to accommodate passengers.

Some trains in Sweden can recover more than a fifth of the energy they use by braking. This is especially true with ore trains as they descend from Narvik to Kiruna.

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