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Duration 6h 14m
Distance 390.5 miles
Average price £223
Frequency 17/day

Trip overview

The average train between London City Airport (LCY) and Edinburgh Airport (EDI) takes 6h 14m and the fastest train takes 5h 50m. There is a train service every few hours from London City Airport (LCY) to Edinburgh Airport (EDI). 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 Edinburgh Gateway

  1. London Kings Cross
  2. Edinburgh Airport (EDI)
5h 59m
£56 - £408

London City Airport (LCY) to Edinburgh Airport (EDI) train times

Trains run hourly between London City Airport (LCY) and Edinburgh Airport (EDI). The earliest departure is at 11:17 in the morning, and the last departure from London City Airport (LCY) is at 18:51 which arrives into Edinburgh Airport (EDI) at 06:37. All services require a transfer, and take on average 6h 14m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.
Departing Friday, May 14, 2021

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No, there is no direct train from London City Airport (LCY) station to Edinburgh Airport (EDI). However, there are services departing from London City Airport DLR Station and arriving at Edinburgh Airport via Bank station, London Kings Cross, Edinburgh and Gogar, Edinburgh Gateway. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 59m.

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The distance between London City Airport (LCY) and Edinburgh Airport (EDI) is 339 miles. The road distance is 390.5 miles.

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London City Airport (LCY) to Edinburgh Airport (EDI) train services, operated by LNER, depart from London Kings Cross station.

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London City Airport (LCY) to Edinburgh Airport (EDI) train services, operated by LNER, arrive at Edinburgh station.

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There are 2797+ hotels available in Edinburgh Airport (EDI). Prices start at £75 per night.

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What companies run services between London City Airport (LCY) and Edinburgh Airport (EDI)?

LNER operates a train from London Kings Cross to Edinburgh hourly. Tickets cost £50 - £390 and the journey takes 4h 20m.
Train operators
LNER
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£50 - £390
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from London Kings Cross to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
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
Avanti West Coast
Ave. Duration
5h 32m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
£150 - £550

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