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There are 11 ways to get from Ecclefechan to London by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  5h 10m

  1. Take the train from Lockerbie to Carlisle
  2. Take the train from Carlisle to London Euston

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Bus  •  8h 30m

  1. Take the bus from Carlisle to Heathrow Airport London T2,3 National Express

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Train via Manchester  •  5h 45m

  1. Take the train from Lockerbie to Manchester Piccadilly
  2. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to London Euston

Train via Gretna, Central Avenue  •  7h 20m

  1. Take the train from Carlisle to London Kings Cross

Drive  •  5h 21m

  1. Drive from Ecclefechan to London Paddington 325.6 miles

Train to Edinburgh, fly to London Heathrow  •  5h 24m

  1. Take the train from Lockerbie to Haymarket
  2. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to London Heathrow (LHR) EDI - LHR

Train to Edinburgh, fly to London City  •  5h 36m

  1. Take the train from Lockerbie to Haymarket
  2. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to London City (LCY) EDI - LCY

Train to Edinburgh, fly to London Luton, train  •  5h 51m

  1. Take the train from Lockerbie to Haymarket
  2. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to London Luton (LTN) EDI - LTN
  3. Take the train from Luton to London St Pancras International LL

Train to Glasgow, fly to London City  •  5h 59m

  1. Take the train from Lockerbie to Glasgow Central
  2. Fly from Glasgow (GLA) to London City (LCY) GLA - LCY

Train to Glasgow, fly to London Heathrow  •  5h 57m

  1. Take the train from Lockerbie to Glasgow Central
  2. Fly from Glasgow (GLA) to London Heathrow (LHR) GLA - LHR

Train, train to Newcastle, fly to London Heathrow  •  7h 16m

  1. Take the train from Lockerbie to Carlisle
  2. Take the train from Carlisle to Newcastle
  3. Fly from Newcastle (NCL) to London Heathrow (LHR) NCL - LHR

Ecclefechan to London by bus and train

The journey time between Ecclefechan and London is around 5h 47m and covers a distance of around 331 miles. This includes an average layover time of around 1h 48m. The fastest journey normally takes 4h 12m. Operated by Houstons Minicoaches, McCalls Coaches, TransPennine Express Service and others, the Ecclefechan to London service departs from Ecclefechan, Village and arrives in London Euston. Typically 55 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average journey times

Time on transportation:
3h 58m
Layover time:
1h 48m
Total time:
5h 47m

Route information

Fastest journey time:
4h 12m
Journey distance:
331 miles
Services per week:
55
Cheapest price:
-
Carbon emissions:
28 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
08:56
Last service departs at:
19:33

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Ecclefechan to London bus and train schedules

Bus services typically run at the following times each day These schedules are estimated
Estimated schedules: These schedules are estimated and based on typical services on an average day. Please check times and availability with the operator before travelling.
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The cheapest way to get from Ecclefechan to London is to bus which costs £19 - £60 and takes 8h 30m.

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The quickest way to get from Ecclefechan to London is to train which costs £120 - £420 and takes 5h 10m.

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The distance between Ecclefechan and London is 279 miles. The road distance is 325.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Ecclefechan to London without a car is to train which takes 5h 10m and costs £120 - £420.

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It takes approximately 5h 10m to get from Ecclefechan to London, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Ecclefechan to London is to train which takes 5h 10m and costs £120 - £420. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £19 - £60 and takes 8h 30m.

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The quickest flight from Edinburgh Airport to London Heathrow Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 25m.

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Yes, the driving distance between Ecclefechan to London is 326 miles. It takes approximately 5h 21m to drive from Ecclefechan to London.

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Aer Lingus and British Airways offer flights from Edinburgh Airport to London Heathrow Airport.

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Map of how to get from Ecclefechan to London.
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  • Distance: 279 miles
  • Duration: 5h 10m

What companies run services between Ecclefechan, Scotland and London, England?

You can take a train from Ecclefechan to London Euston via Lockerbie, Bridge Street, Lockerbie, and Carlisle in around 5h 10m. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Carlisle to Heathrow Airport London T2,3 once daily. Tickets cost £11 - £15 and the journey takes 5h 40m.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Edinburgh to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1h 31m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£45 - £240
Flights from Edinburgh to London City
Ave. Duration
1h 33m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£60 - £330
Flights from Glasgow to London City
Ave. Duration
1h 29m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
£55 - £360
Flights from Glasgow to London City via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
£55 - £360
Flights from Glasgow to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1h 29m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£40 - £280
Flights from Glasgow to London Heathrow via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£120 - £470
Flights from Newcastle to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£65 - £350
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Edinburgh to London Luton
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£55 - £170
Flights from Edinburgh to London Luton via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3h 11m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
£55 - £170
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Edinburgh to London Heathrow via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£150 - £500
Flights from Edinburgh to London City via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
£60 - £330
Flights from Edinburgh to London City via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
£60 - £330
Flights from Glasgow to London City via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
£55 - £360
Flights from Glasgow to London City via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
£55 - £360
Flights from Glasgow to London Heathrow via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£120 - £470
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Edinburgh to London City via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
£110 - £390
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Edinburgh to London Luton via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£25 - £290
Train operators
TransPennine Express Service
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Lockerbie to Carlisle
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£13 - £20
Website
TransPennine Express Service
Advance Single
£8 - £12
Off-Peak Day Single
£9 - £15
Anytime Day Single
£13 - £20
Train from Lockerbie to Manchester Piccadilly
Ave. Duration
2h 14m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£45 - £70
Website
TransPennine Express Service
Advance Single
£18 - £26
Off-Peak Day Single
£30 - £55
Anytime Day Single
£45 - £70
Train from Lockerbie to Haymarket
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£26 - £40
Website
TransPennine Express Service
Advance Single
£12 - £18
Off-Peak Day Single
£19 - £29
Anytime Day Single
£26 - £40
Train from Lockerbie to Glasgow Central
Ave. Duration
1h 4m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£26 - £40
Website
TransPennine Express Service
Advance Single
£12 - £18
Off-Peak Day Single
£19 - £30
Anytime Day Single
£26 - £40
Avanti West Coast
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
avantiwestcoast.co.uk
Train from Lockerbie to Carlisle
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
£9 - £40
Website
avantiwestcoast.co.uk
Anytime Day Single
£9 - £13
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£27 - £40
Train from Carlisle to London Euston
Ave. Duration
3h 19m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£110 - £380
Website
avantiwestcoast.co.uk
Anytime Day Single
£110 - £150
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£290 - £380
Train from Manchester Piccadilly to London Euston
Ave. Duration
2h 6m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£65 - £240
Website
avantiwestcoast.co.uk
Anytime Day Single
£65 - £90
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£170 - £240
Train from Lockerbie to Glasgow Central
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
£28 - £100
Website
avantiwestcoast.co.uk
Anytime Day Single
£28 - £40
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£75 - £100
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from Carlisle to London Kings Cross
Ave. Duration
4h 44m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£40 - £330
Website
lner.co.uk
Advance Single
£40 - £60
Anytime Day Single
£140 - £210
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£230 - £330
Train from Carlisle to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1h 48m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£8 - £95
Website
lner.co.uk
Advance Single
£8 - £12
Anytime Day Single
£40 - £60
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£60 - £95
Thameslink
Phone
0345 026 4700
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Luton to London St Pancras International LL
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
£14 - £17
Website
Thameslink
Anytime
£14 - £17
East Midlands Railways
First ScotRail Service
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Carlisle to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1h 42m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
£13 - £40
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
£13 - £19
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£30 - £40
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 Carlisle to Heathrow Airport London T2,3
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£11 - £15
Website
National Express

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