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There are 11 ways to get from Edinburgh to London Bridge (Station) by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  4h 28m

  1. Take the train from Edinburgh to London Kings Cross

£54 - £385

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Bus  •  9h 47m

  1. Take the bus from Edinburgh to London Victoria Coach Station National Express

£16 - £19

9 alternative options

Train via London Euston  •  5h 54m

  1. Take the train from Edinburgh to London Euston

£156 - £518

Drive  •  6h 59m

  1. Drive from Edinburgh to London Bridge (Station) 376.4 miles

£55 - £85

Fly Edinburgh to London City  •  3h 23m

  1. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to London City (LCY) EDI - LCY

£60 - £274

Fly Edinburgh to London Heathrow  •  3h 52m

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

£47 - £194

Fly Edinburgh to London Gatwick, train  •  3h 34m

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

£41 - £159

Fly Edinburgh to London Luton, train  •  4h 9m

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

£46 - £212

Fly Edinburgh to London Stansted  •  4h 26m

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

£34 - £143

Train to Glasgow, fly to London City  •  5h 8m

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

£68 - £412

Fly Edinburgh to Southampton, train  •  4h 34m

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

£104 - £464

Edinburgh to London Bridge (Station) by train and subway

The journey time between Edinburgh and London Bridge (Station) is around 4h 51m and covers a distance of around 396 miles. The fastest journey normally takes 4h 15m. Operated by LNER and London Underground (Tube), the Edinburgh to London Bridge (Station) service departs from Edinburgh and arrives in London Bridge station. Typically 204 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
4h 51m
Fastest journey time:
4h 15m
Services per week:
204
Cheapest price:
£54
Carbon emissions:
33 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 London Bridge (Station) train and subway schedules

Edinburgh → London Bridge (Station)
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Questions & Answers

The most affordable way to get from Edinburgh to London Bridge (Station) is to bus, which costs £16 - £20 and takes 9h 47m.

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The quickest way to get from Edinburgh to London Bridge (Station) is to fly which costs £55 - £280 and takes 3h 23m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Edinburgh to London Bridge (Station). However, there are services departing from Edinburgh and arriving at The Borough, Tennis Street via Belgravia, Victoria Coach Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9h 47m.

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No, there is no direct train from Edinburgh to London Bridge (Station) station. However, there are services departing from Edinburgh and arriving at London Bridge station via King's Cross St. Pancras station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 28m.

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The distance between Edinburgh and London Bridge (Station) is 334 miles. The road distance is 376.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Edinburgh to London Bridge (Station) without a car is to train which takes 4h 28m and costs £50 - £390.

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It takes approximately 4h 28m to get from Edinburgh to London Bridge (Station), including transfers.

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Edinburgh to London Bridge (Station) bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Edinburgh station.

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Edinburgh to London Bridge (Station) train services, operated by LNER, depart from Edinburgh station.

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The best way to get from Edinburgh to London Bridge (Station) is to train which takes 4h 28m and costs £50 - £390. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £16 - £20 and takes 9h 47m, you could also fly, which costs £55 - £280 and takes 3h 23m.

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  • Distance: 334.3 miles
  • Duration: 4h 28m

What companies run services between Edinburgh, Scotland and London Bridge (Station), 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 London Victoria Coach Station twice daily. Tickets cost £14 - £18 and the journey takes 9h.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
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 Edinburgh to London Gatwick via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3h 57m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£150 - £390
Flights from Glasgow to London City
Ave. Duration
1h 29m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£55 - £380
Flights from Edinburgh to Southampton
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£130 - £460
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 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
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
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 Edinburgh to London Gatwick via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3h 57m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£150 - £390
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
Thameslink
Phone
0345 026 4700
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Gatwick Airport to London Bridge
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
£12 - £16
Website
Thameslink
Anytime
£12 - £16
Train from Luton to London Bridge
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
£15 - £19
Website
Thameslink
Anytime
£15 - £19
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
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 London Victoria Coach Station
Ave. Duration
9h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
£14 - £18
Website
National Express

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

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Edinburgh to London Bridge (Station) bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at London Victoria Coach Station.

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Edinburgh to London Bridge (Station) train services, operated by LNER, arrive at London Kings Cross station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Edinburgh to London Bridge (Station) is 376 miles. It takes approximately 6h 59m to drive from Edinburgh to London Bridge (Station).

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KLM and British Airways offer flights from Edinburgh Airport to London City Airport.

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There are 3860+ hotels available in London Bridge (Station). 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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