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There are 11 ways to get from Edinburgh to Dorking West by train, bus, car, plane or subway

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Train  •  6h 1m

  1. Take the train from Edinburgh to London Kings Cross

£62 - £406

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Bus  •  11h 28m

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

£18 - £21

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Train via Birmingham  •  9h 16m

  1. Take the train from Edinburgh to Birmingham New Street
  2. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Reading
  3. Take the train from Reading to Dorking West

£195 - £615

Drive  •  7h 10m

  1. Drive from Edinburgh to Dorking West 423 miles

£60 - £95

Fly Edinburgh to London Gatwick  •  4h 8m

  1. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to London Gatwick (LGW) EDI - LGW

£38 - £145

Fly Edinburgh to London City, subway, train  •  5h 9m

  1. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to London City (LCY) EDI - LCY
  2. Take the subway from Canning Town station to London Bridge station
  3. Take the train from London Bridge to Redhill
  4. Take the train from Redhill to Dorking West

£72 - £299

Fly Edinburgh to London Heathrow, train  •  5h 47m

  1. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to London Heathrow (LHR) EDI - LHR
  2. Take the train from Guildford to Dorking West

£51 - £200

Train to Glasgow, fly to London Gatwick  •  6h 2m

  1. Take the train from Edinburgh to Glasgow Central
  2. Fly from Glasgow (GLA) to London Gatwick (LGW) GLA - LGW

£45 - £283

Fly Edinburgh to London Luton, train  •  5h 50m

  1. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to London Luton (LTN) EDI - LTN
  2. Take the train from Luton to Redhill

£60 - £230

Fly Edinburgh to London Stansted, subway, train  •  5h 59m

  1. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to London Stansted (STN) EDI - STN
  2. Take the subway from Tottenham Hale station to Vauxhall station
  3. Take the train from Vauxhall to Dorking

£42 - £164

Fly Edinburgh to Southampton, train  •  5h 40m

  1. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to Southampton (SOU) EDI - SOU
  2. Take the train from Southampton Airport Parkway to Woking

£102 - £456

Edinburgh to Dorking West by train, subway and walk

The journey time between Edinburgh and Dorking West is around 6h 6m and covers a distance of around 420 miles. The fastest journey normally takes 5h 41m. Services are operated by LNER, London Underground (Tube) and Southern Service. Typically 156 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
6h 6m
Fastest journey time:
5h 41m
Services per week:
156
Cheapest price:
£62
Carbon emissions:
35 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
05:40
Last service departs at:
19:36

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Edinburgh to Dorking West train, subway and walk schedules

Departing Sunday, June 20, 2021

Edinburgh → Dorking West
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The cheapest way to get from Edinburgh to Dorking West is to bus which costs £17 - £21 and takes 11h 28m.

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The fastest way to get from Edinburgh to Dorking West is to fly which takes 4h 8m and costs £35 - £150.

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No, there is no direct bus from Edinburgh to Dorking West. However, there are services departing from Edinburgh and arriving at Dorking, South Street via Heathrow Central Bus Station and Cromwell Road Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11h 28m.

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No, there is no direct train from Edinburgh to Dorking West. However, there are services departing from Edinburgh and arriving at Dorking via King's Cross St. Pancras station and London Victoria. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6h 1m.

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The distance between Edinburgh and Dorking West is 348 miles. The road distance is 423 miles.

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The best way to get from Edinburgh to Dorking West without a car is to train which takes 6h 1m and costs £60 - £410.

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It takes approximately 6h 1m to get from Edinburgh to Dorking West, including transfers.

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Edinburgh to Dorking West bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Edinburgh station.

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Edinburgh to Dorking West train services, operated by LNER, depart from Edinburgh station.

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The best way to get from Edinburgh to Dorking West is to train which takes 6h 1m and costs £60 - £410. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £17 - £21 and takes 11h 28m, you could also fly, which costs £35 - £150 and takes 4h 8m.

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Map of how to get from Edinburgh to Dorking West.
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  • Distance: 348.2 miles
  • Duration: 6h 1m

What companies run services between Edinburgh, Scotland and Dorking West, England?

LNER operates a train from Edinburgh to London Kings Cross hourly. Tickets cost £50 - £390 and the journey takes 4h 17m. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Edinburgh to Heathrow Airport London T2,3 once daily. Tickets cost £13 - £17 and the journey takes 8h 25m.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Edinburgh to London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£40 - £200
Flights from Edinburgh to London Gatwick via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3h 37m
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£40 - £200
Flights from Glasgow to London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£40 - £190
Flights from Glasgow to London Gatwick via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3h 33m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£40 - £190
Flights from Glasgow to London Gatwick via Jersey
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
£40 - £190
Flights from Edinburgh to London Luton
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£27 - £160
Flights from Edinburgh to London Luton via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3h 12m
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
£27 - £160
Flights from Edinburgh to London Stansted
Ave. Duration
1h 31m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£35 - £160
Flights from Edinburgh to London Stansted via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
£35 - £160
Flights from Edinburgh to London Stansted via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
When
Friday
Estimated price
£35 - £160
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Edinburgh to London Gatwick via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3h 57m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£150 - £390
Flights from Edinburgh to London City
Ave. Duration
1h 34m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£60 - £370
Flights from Edinburgh to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1h 31m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£45 - £260
Flights from Edinburgh to London Heathrow via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£130 - £550
Flights from Glasgow to London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
£65 - £310
Flights from Glasgow to London Gatwick via Dublin
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Every day
Estimated price
£140 - £240
Flights from Edinburgh to Southampton
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£130 - £460
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Edinburgh to London Gatwick via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3h 57m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£150 - £390
Flights from Edinburgh to London Heathrow via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
£90 - £390
Flights from Edinburgh to London Heathrow via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£130 - £550
Flights from Glasgow to London Gatwick via Dublin
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Every day
Estimated price
£140 - £240
Loganair
Website
loganair.co.uk
Flights from Edinburgh to Southampton
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£130 - £450
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Edinburgh to London City via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
£120 - £350
Flights from Edinburgh to Southampton via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
£110 - £350
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Edinburgh to London Luton via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£26 - £130
Train operators
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from Edinburgh to London Kings Cross
Ave. Duration
4h 17m
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
Train from Edinburgh to Glasgow Central
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
£6 - £80
Website
lner.co.uk
Advance Single
£6 - £9
Anytime Day Single
£35 - £50
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£55 - £80
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Edinburgh to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
4h 57m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
£140 - £360
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Anytime Day
£140 - £180
Anytime Day 1st Class
£250 - £360
Train from Birmingham New Street to Reading
Ave. Duration
1h 37m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£50 - £160
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Anytime Day
£50 - £65
Anytime Day 1st Class
£110 - £160
Train from Edinburgh to Glasgow Central
Ave. Duration
1h 1m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
£30 - £120
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Anytime Day
£30 - £40
Anytime Day 1st Class
£80 - £120
First Great Western Service
Phone
+44 3457 000 125
Email
gwr.feedback@gwr.com
Website
gwr.com
Train from Reading to Dorking West
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£15 - £19
Website
First Great Western Service
Anytime Day
£15 - £19
Anytime Day 1st Class
£26 - £35
Train from Redhill to Dorking West
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£5 - £7
Website
First Great Western Service
Anytime Day
£5 - £7
Anytime Day 1st Class
£8 - £12
Train from Guildford to Dorking West
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£6 - £9
Website
First Great Western Service
Anytime Day
£6 - £9
Anytime Day 1st Class
£11 - £15
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 Canning Town station to London Bridge station
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
£2 - £3
Website
London Underground (Tube)
Subway from Tottenham Hale station to Vauxhall station
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
£2 - £4
Website
London Underground (Tube)
Thameslink
Phone
0345 026 4700
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from London Bridge to Redhill
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
£10 - £13
Website
Thameslink
Anytime
£10 - £13
Train from Luton to Redhill
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£24 - £30
Website
Thameslink
Anytime
£24 - £30
First ScotRail Service
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Edinburgh to Glasgow Central
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£10 - £30
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
£10 - £15
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£23 - £30
South Western Railway
Phone
0345 6000 650
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Train from Vauxhall to Dorking
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£9 - £19
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Anytime Day
£9 - £12
Anytime Day 1st Class
£15 - £19
Train from Southampton Airport Parkway to Woking
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£22 - £45
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Anytime Day
£22 - £29
Anytime Day 1st Class
£35 - £45
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 Edinburgh to Heathrow Airport London T2,3
Ave. Duration
8h 25m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£13 - £17
Website
National Express

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The quickest flight from Edinburgh Airport to London Gatwick Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 30m.

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Edinburgh to Dorking West bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Heathrow Airport London T2,3 station.

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Edinburgh to Dorking West train services, operated by LNER, arrive at London Kings Cross station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Edinburgh to Dorking West is 423 miles. It takes approximately 7h 10m to drive from Edinburgh to Dorking West.

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Aer Lingus and easyJet offer flights from Edinburgh Airport to London Gatwick Airport.

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There are 283+ hotels available in Dorking West. Prices start at £75 per night.

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The best way to get from Edinburgh to Edinburgh Airport is to tram which takes 32 min and costs £1 - £6.

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