There are 11 ways to get from Edinburgh Waverley Station to Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station by plane, train, subway, bus, night bus or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Fly Edinburgh to London Heathrow  •  2 h 52 min

  1. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to London Heathrow (LHR) EDI - LHR

$54 - $216

Cheapest option

Fly Edinburgh to London Luton, bus  •  4 h 30 min

  1. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to London Luton (LTN) EDI - LTN
  2. Take the bus from Luton Airport to Heathrow Airport London

$52 - $158

9 alternative options

Train to Edinburgh, fly to London City, Tube, train  •  4 h 7 min

  1. Take the train from Edinburgh to Edinburgh Gateway
  2. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to London City (LCY) EDI - LCY
  3. Take the Tube from Stratford Underground Station to Lancaster Gate Underground Station
  4. Take the train from London Paddington to Heathrow Terminal 5

$103 - $274

Train to Glasgow, fly to London Heathrow  •  3 h 40 min

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

$94 - $268

Fly Edinburgh to London Gatwick, bus  •  4 h 10 min

  1. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to London Gatwick (LGW) EDI - LGW
  2. Take the bus from Gatwick Airport London to Heathrow Airport London

$60 - $162

Fly Edinburgh to London Stansted, Tube, train  •  4 h 29 min

  1. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to London Stansted (STN) EDI - STN
  2. Take the Tube from Liverpool Street Underground Station to Lancaster Gate Underground Station
  3. Take the train from London Paddington to Heathrow Terminal 5

$85 - $195

Train to Newcastle, fly to London Heathrow  •  4 h 18 min

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

$99 - $394

Train  •  5 h 16 min

  1. Take the train from Edinburgh to London Kings Cross

$71 - $105

Bus  •  9 h 6 min

  1. Take the bus from Edinburgh to Heathrow Airport London National Express

$141 - $169

Train, night bus  •  10 h 8 min

  1. Take the train from Edinburgh to Sheffield
  2. Take the night bus from Sheffield Centre, Sheffield Interchange to Heathrow Airport Terminal 5, Heathrow Terminal 5 240

$135 - $198

Drive  •  6 h 44 min

  1. Drive from Edinburgh Waverley Station to Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station 398 miles

$85 - $130

What companies run services between Edinburgh Waverley Station, Scotland and Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station, England?

British Airways, Flybe and Aer Lingus fly from Edinburgh Waverley Station to Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station hourly. Alternatively, Virgin Trains East Coast operates a train from Edinburgh Waverley Station to Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station every 2 hours. Tickets cost $65 - $100 and the journey takes 4 h 13 min.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Edinburgh to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $340
Flights from Edinburgh to London Heathrow via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $900
Flights from Edinburgh to London City
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $390
Flights from Glasgow to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $350
Flights from Glasgow to London Heathrow via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Flights from Edinburgh to London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
1 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $250
Flights from Newcastle to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $420
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Edinburgh to London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $210
Flights from Edinburgh to London Gatwick via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $210
Flights from Edinburgh to London Gatwick via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $210
Flights from Edinburgh to London Luton
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $180
Flights from Edinburgh to London Luton via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$45 - $180
Flights from Edinburgh to London Stansted
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $180
Flights from Edinburgh to London Stansted via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3 h 7 min
When
Monday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $180
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Edinburgh to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $310
Flights from Edinburgh to London City
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $330
Flights from Edinburgh to London City via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
3 h 27 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$65 - $330
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Edinburgh to London Stansted
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$28 - $180
Flights from Edinburgh to London Stansted via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$28 - $180
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Edinburgh to London Heathrow via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $900
Flights from Glasgow to London Heathrow via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $900
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Edinburgh to London City via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Edinburgh to Edinburgh Gateway
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$4 - $6
Anytime Day Single
$3 - $5
Train from Edinburgh to Glasgow Queen Street
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $20
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$10 - $15
Anytime Day Single
$15 - $20
London Underground (Tube)
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Stratford Underground Station to Lancaster Gate Underground Station
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Liverpool Street Underground Station to Lancaster Gate Underground Station
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Edinburgh to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $110
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$40 - $65
Anytime Single
$65 - $110
Off-Peak Single
$60 - $90
Train from Edinburgh to Sheffield
Ave. Duration
3 h 43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$110 - $180
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$70 - $110
Anytime Single
$110 - $180
Off-Peak Single
$120 - $180
Virgin Trains East Coast
Website
virgintrainseastcoast.com
Train from Edinburgh to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
virgintrainseastcoast.com
2nd Class
$27 - $40
1st Class
$50 - $75
Train from Edinburgh to London Kings Cross
Ave. Duration
4 h 13 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $100
Website
virgintrainseastcoast.com
2nd Class
$65 - $100
1st Class
$120 - $180
Bus operators
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Gatwick Airport London to Heathrow Airport London
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $17
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Luton Airport to Heathrow Airport London
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Edinburgh to Heathrow Airport London
Ave. Duration
8 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$130 - $170
Website
nationalexpress.com
Night bus from Sheffield Centre, Sheffield Interchange to Heathrow Airport Terminal 5, Heathrow Terminal 5
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$18 - $24
Website
nationalexpress.com
Megabus UK
Phone
0871 266 3333
Email
enquiries@megabus.com
Website
uk.megabus.com
Bus from Gatwick Airport, South Terminal Coach Station to Heathrow Airport Terminal 5, Heathrow Terminal 5
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$18 - $24
Book at
uk.megabus.com

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Edinburgh Waverley Station to Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station?

The distance between Edinburgh Waverley Station and Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station is 529 km. The road distance is 637 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Edinburgh Waverley Station to Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station?

The cheapest way to get from Edinburgh Waverley Station to Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station is to fly and bus which costs £40 - £120 and takes 4 h 10 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Edinburgh Waverley Station to Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station?

The quickest way to get from Edinburgh Waverley Station to Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station is to fly which takes 2 h 52 min and costs £35 - £160.

How long does it take to get from Edinburgh Waverley Station to Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station?

It takes approximately 2 h 52 min to get from Edinburgh Waverley Station to Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station, including transfers.

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