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Duration 4h 45m
Distance 373.6 miles
Average price £210
Frequency 2/hour

Trip overview

The average train between Edinburgh and London takes 4h 45m and the fastest train takes 4h. The train runs at least 2 times per hour from Edinburgh to London. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.

Train

  1. Edinburgh
  2. London King's Cross
4h 18m
Bookable on Rome2rio
£50 - £500

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Edinburgh and arriving at London Kings Cross. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4h 18m.

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The distance between Edinburgh and London is 334 miles. The road distance is 373.6 miles.

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Edinburgh to London train services, operated by LNER, depart from Edinburgh station.

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Edinburgh to London train services, operated by LNER, arrive at London Kings Cross station.

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What companies run services between Edinburgh and London?

LNER operates a train from Edinburgh to London Kings Cross hourly. Tickets cost £50 - £390 and the journey takes 4h 18m. Avanti West Coast also services this route every 4 hours.
Train operators
LNER
Ave. Duration
4h 18m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£50 - £390
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from Edinburgh to London Kings Cross
Ave. Duration
4h 18m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£50 - £390
Website
lner.co.uk
Advance Single
£50 - £75
Anytime Day Single
£170 - £240
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£270 - £390

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