There are 10 ways to get from Bishop's Stortford to Edinburgh by plane, train, subway, bus or car

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Fly London Stansted to Edinburgh  •  3h 1m

  1. Fly from London Stansted (STN) to Edinburgh (EDI) STN - EDI

£34 - £142

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Bus  •  12h 36m

  1. Take the bus from Stansted Airport London to Heathrow Airport London T2,3 National Express / ...
  2. Take the bus from Heathrow Airport London T2,3 to Edinburgh National Express

£23 - £30

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Train to London City, fly to Edinburgh  •  4h 5m

  1. Take the train from Bishops Stortford to Stratford (London)
  2. Fly from London City (LCY) to Edinburgh (EDI) LCY - EDI

£60 - £199

Train to London Heathrow, fly to Edinburgh  •  4h 22m

  1. Take the train from Bishops Stortford to London Liverpool Street
  2. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Edinburgh (EDI) LHR - EDI

£58 - £211

Train, subway, train to London Gatwick, fly to Edinburgh  •  4h 26m

  1. Take the train from Bishops Stortford to Tottenham Hale
  2. Take the subway from Tottenham Hale station to Victoria station
  3. Take the train from London Victoria to Gatwick Airport
  4. Fly from London Gatwick (LGW) to Edinburgh (EDI) LGW - EDI

£55 - £187

Fly London Stansted to Glasgow, train  •  4h 2m

  1. Fly from London Stansted (STN) to Glasgow (GLA) STN - GLA
  2. Take the train from Glasgow Queen Street to Edinburgh

£49 - £189

Train, subway, train to London Luton, fly to Edinburgh  •  4h 29m

  1. Take the train from Bishops Stortford to Tottenham Hale
  2. Take the subway from Tottenham Hale station to King's Cross St. Pancras station
  3. Take the train from London St Pancras International LL to Luton
  4. Fly from London Luton (LTN) to Edinburgh (EDI) LTN - EDI

£58 - £197

Train  •  6h 48m

  1. Take the train from Bishops Stortford to Cambridge
  2. Take the train from Cambridge to Peterborough
  3. Take the train from Peterborough to Edinburgh

£65 - £101

Train via Sheffield  •  9h 30m

  1. Take the train from Stansted Airport to Leicester
  2. Take the train from Leicester to Sheffield
  3. Take the train from Sheffield to Edinburgh

£152 - £245

Drive  •  6h 19m

  1. Drive from Bishop's Stortford to Edinburgh 353.5 miles

£55 - £85

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The cheapest way to get from Bishop's Stortford to Edinburgh is to bus which costs £22 - £35 and takes 12h 36m.

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The quickest way to get from Bishop's Stortford to Edinburgh is to fly which costs £30 - £150 and takes 3h 1m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Bishop's Stortford to Edinburgh. However, there are services departing from Bishop's Stortford, The Causeway and arriving at Edinburgh via Stansted Airport London and Heathrow Airport London T2,3. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12h 36m.

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No, there is no direct train from Bishop's Stortford to Edinburgh. However, there are services departing from Bishops Stortford and arriving at Edinburgh via Cambridge and Peterborough. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6h 48m.

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The distance between Bishop's Stortford and Edinburgh is 315 miles. The road distance is 353.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Bishop's Stortford to Edinburgh without a car is to train which takes 6h 48m and costs £65 - £110.

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It takes approximately 3h 1m to get from Bishop's Stortford to Edinburgh, including transfers.

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Bishop's Stortford to Edinburgh bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Stansted Airport London station.

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Bishop's Stortford to Edinburgh train services, operated by Greater Anglia, depart from Bishops Stortford station.

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The best way to get from Bishop's Stortford to Edinburgh is to fly which takes 3h 1m and costs £30 - £150. Alternatively, you can train, which costs £65 - £110 and takes 6h 48m, you could also bus, which costs £22 - £35 and takes 12h 36m.

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  • Distance: 315 miles
  • Duration: 3h 1m

What companies run services between Bishop's Stortford, England and Edinburgh, Scotland?

easyJet flies from Bishop's Stortford to Edinburgh 4 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a train from Bishop's Stortford to Edinburgh via Cambridge and Peterborough in around 6h 48m.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London City to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1h 16m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£70 - £350
Flights from London Heathrow to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1h 26m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£45 - £260
Flights from London Heathrow to Edinburgh via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£170 - £650
Flights from London Gatwick to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£35 - £210
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from London Stansted to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£35 - £200
Flights from London Stansted to Edinburgh via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
When
Monday, Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
£35 - £200
Flights from London Gatwick to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£30 - £170
Flights from London Gatwick to Edinburgh via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£30 - £170
Flights from London Gatwick to Edinburgh via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£30 - £170
Flights from London Stansted to Glasgow
Ave. Duration
1h 16m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£29 - £180
Flights from London Stansted to Glasgow via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
£29 - £180
Flights from London Luton to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£30 - £160
Flights from London Luton to Edinburgh via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
£30 - £160
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from London City to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£45 - £290
Flights from London Heathrow to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1h 39m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£40 - £230
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Edinburgh via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£170 - £650
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Edinburgh via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Friday
Estimated price
£40 - £360
Train operators
Greater Anglia
Website
greateranglia.co.uk
Train from Bishops Stortford to Stratford (London)
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£12 - £19
Website
greateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Bishops Stortford to London Liverpool Street
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£13 - £20
Website
greateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Bishops Stortford to Tottenham Hale
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
£10 - £16
Website
greateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Bishops Stortford to Cambridge
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£11 - £17
Website
greateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Stansted Express
Phone
0345 600 7245
Email
customerrelations@abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Website
stanstedexpress.com
Train from Bishops Stortford to London Liverpool Street
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£16 - £25
Website
Stansted Express
Standard
£17
First
£25
Business
£24
Train from Bishops Stortford to Tottenham Hale
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£15 - £23
Website
Stansted Express
Standard
£15
First
£23
Business
£22
London Overground
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Bishops Stortford to London Liverpool Street
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Website
London Overground
Train from Bishops Stortford to Tottenham Hale
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Website
London Overground
Train from Bishops Stortford to Cambridge
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Website
London Overground
London Underground (Tube)

Comprised of 11 lines and 270 stations, the London Underground (known to locals as the Tube) is the most popular way to navigate the English capital, including to/from Heathrow Airport via the Piccadilly Line. Purchase an Oyster card (an electronic smartcard that you use to touch on and off at Tube stations) at any station for the cheapest fares. Most stations have WiFi, but not all trains and stations are air-conditioned. On weekends, a 24-hour service runs on selected lines.

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Contact Details
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Tottenham Hale station to Victoria station
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
£4 - £6
Website
London Underground (Tube)
Subway from Tottenham Hale station to King's Cross St. Pancras station
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
£4 - £6
Website
London Underground (Tube)
Caledonian Sleeper
Website
sleeper.scot
Train from Glasgow Queen Street Low Level to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
£38 - £42
Website
sleeper.scot
Sleeper Seat
£38 - £42
Sleeper Berth Club Solo
£170 - £200
Sleeper Berth Classic
£55 - £75
Thameslink
Phone
0345 026 4700
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from London St Pancras International LL to Luton
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
£14 - £17
Website
Thameslink
Anytime
£14 - £17
East Midlands Railways
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from London St Pancras International to Luton
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£11 - £16
Website
eastmidlandsrailway.co.uk
Advance Single
£5 - £8
Off-Peak Single
£10 - £17
Anytime Day Single
£11 - £16
Anytime Single
£15 - £22
Train from Leicester to Sheffield
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£24 - £35
Website
eastmidlandsrailway.co.uk
Advance Single
£11 - £17
Off-Peak Single
£23 - £40
Anytime Day Single
£24 - £35
Anytime Single
£30 - £50
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Cambridge to Peterborough
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£28 - £45
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
£20 - £30
Anytime Single
£28 - £45
Off-Peak Single
£18 - £27
Train from Stansted Airport to Leicester
Ave. Duration
2h 21m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£45 - £75
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
£30 - £45
Anytime Single
£45 - £75
Off-Peak Single
£40 - £65
Train from Sheffield to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£80 - £130
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
£50 - £75
Anytime Single
£80 - £130
Off-Peak Single
£85 - £130
Bus operators
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Stansted Airport London to Heathrow Airport London T2,3
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£5 - £7
Book at
National Express
Bus from Heathrow Airport London T2,3 to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
8h 50m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£14 - £18
Book at
National Express

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The quickest flight from London Stansted Airport to Edinburgh Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 15m.

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Bishop's Stortford to Edinburgh bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Edinburgh station.

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Bishop's Stortford to Edinburgh train services, operated by LNER, arrive at Edinburgh station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Bishop's Stortford to Edinburgh is 354 miles. It takes approximately 6h 19m to drive from Bishop's Stortford to Edinburgh.

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easyJet offers flights from London Stansted Airport to Edinburgh Airport.

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There are 1929+ hotels available in Edinburgh. Prices start at £75 per night.

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The best way to get from Bishop's Stortford to London Stansted Airport is to train which takes 9 min and costs £3 - £16.

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