There are 11 ways to get from Edinburgh to Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station by plane, subway, train, 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 58 min

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

$52 - $210

Cheapest option

Fly Edinburgh to London Luton, bus  •  4 h 16 min

  1. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to London Luton (LTN) EDI - LTN
  2. Take the bus from London Luton Airport to London Heathrow Airport T2 & T3

$50 - $151

9 alternative options

Fly Edinburgh to London City, Tube, train  •  4 h 18 min

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

$100 - $270

Train to Glasgow, fly to London Heathrow  •  3 h 30 min

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

$91 - $261

Fly Edinburgh to London Gatwick, bus  •  4 h 22 min

  1. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to London Gatwick (LGW) EDI - LGW
  2. Take the bus from London Gatwick Airport South to London Heathrow Airport Terminal 5

$57 - $152

Fly Edinburgh to London Stansted, Tube, train  •  4 h 41 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

$81 - $190

Train to Newcastle, fly to London Heathrow  •  4 h 14 min

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

$95 - $381

Train  •  5 h 15 min

  1. Take the train from Edinburgh to London Kings Cross

$65 - $96

Bus  •  8 h 51 min

  1. Take the bus from Edinburgh to London Heathrow Airport T2 & T3 National Express

$129 - $152

Train, bus  •  10 h 28 min

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

$125 - $183

Drive  •  6 h 44 min

  1. Drive from Edinburgh to Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station 398.6 miles

$85 - $130

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Edinburgh to Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station is to fly and bus which costs £35 - £120 and takes 4 h 16 min.

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The quickest way to get from Edinburgh to Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station is to fly which costs £35 - £170 and takes 2 h 58 min.

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The distance between Edinburgh and Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station is 331 miles. The road distance is 398.6 miles.

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It takes approximately 2 h 58 min to get from Edinburgh to Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station, including transfers.

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

British Airways, Flybe and Aer Lingus fly from Edinburgh to Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station hourly. Alternatively, LNER operates a train from Edinburgh to Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station every 2 hours. Tickets cost $60 - $90 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 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 20 min
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Flights from Edinburgh to London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
1 h 36 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 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 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 42 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 40 min
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $210
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 2 min
When
Wednesday, Friday 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 20 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$65 - $330
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Edinburgh to London Stansted
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 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
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
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Glasgow to London Heathrow via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Train operators
London Underground (Tube)
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Contact Details
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Stratford Underground Station to Lancaster Gate Underground Station
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
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 - $4
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Edinburgh to Glasgow Queen Street
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $18
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$9 - $14
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $18
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
$60 - $95
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$40 - $60
Anytime Single
$60 - $95
Off-Peak Single
$55 - $85
Train from Edinburgh to Sheffield
Ave. Duration
3 h 43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$100 - $160
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$65 - $100
Anytime Single
$100 - $160
Off-Peak Single
$110 - $170
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from Edinburgh to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$25 - $40
1st Class
$45 - $70
Train from Edinburgh to London Kings Cross
Ave. Duration
4 h 13 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$60 - $90
1st Class
$110 - $170
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 London Luton Airport to London Heathrow Airport T2 & T3
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from London Gatwick Airport South to London Heathrow Airport Terminal 5
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $16
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Edinburgh to London Heathrow Airport T2 & T3
Ave. Duration
8 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$120 - $150
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Sheffield Centre, Sheffield Interchange to Heathrow Airport Terminal 5, Heathrow Terminal 5
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$17 - $23
Website
nationalexpress.com

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