Duration 5h 46m
Distance 399.6 miles
Average price £44
Frequency Hourly

Trip overview

The average train between Edinburgh and London Heathrow Airport (LHR) takes 5h 46m and the fastest train takes 5h 8m. There is an hourly train service from Edinburgh to London Heathrow Airport (LHR). 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 via King's Cross St. Pancras station

  1. Edinburgh
  2. London Heathrow Airport (LHR)
5h 20m
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£37 - £51

Edinburgh to London Heathrow Airport (LHR) train times

Trains run hourly between Edinburgh and London Heathrow Airport (LHR). The earliest departure is at 07:30 in the morning, and the last departure from Edinburgh is at 19:36 which arrives into London Heathrow Airport (LHR) at 06:37. All services require a transfer at London Kings Cross and take an average of 5h 46m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Frequently asked questions

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No, there is no direct train from Edinburgh to London Heathrow Airport (LHR) station. However, there are services departing from Edinburgh and arriving at Heathrow Terminals 1-2-3 station via King's Cross St. Pancras station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 20m.

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The distance between Edinburgh and London Heathrow Airport (LHR) is 331 miles. The road distance is 399.6 miles.

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Edinburgh to London Heathrow Airport (LHR) train services, operated by LNER, depart from Edinburgh station.

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Edinburgh to London Heathrow Airport (LHR) train services, operated by LNER, arrive at London Kings Cross station.

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There are 6719+ hotels available in London Heathrow Airport (LHR). Prices start at £75 per night.

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What companies run services between Edinburgh and London Heathrow Airport (LHR)?

LNER operates a train from Edinburgh to London Heathrow Airport (LHR) hourly. Tickets cost £30 - £45 and the journey takes 4h 17m.
Train operators
Ave. Duration
4h 17m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£30 - £45
Ave. Duration
5h 27m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£140 - £500

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