Travel from Edinburgh to London-Paddington-Station

Train, bus or fly from Edinburgh to London Paddington Station?

Virgin Trains East Coast operates a train from Edinburgh to London Paddington Station hourly. Tickets cost $60 - $95 and the journey takes 4 h 13 min. London Underground (Tube) also services this route every 5 minutes. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Edinburgh to London Paddington Station once daily. Tickets cost $130 - $160 and the journey takes 8 h 45 min. Heathrow Express also services this route every 20 minutes.

How to get from Edinburgh to London Paddington Station

From Edinburgh train to King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station, Tube to Paddington (H&C Line)-Underground, then walk to London Paddington Station. 4 h 30 min £61. From Edinburgh train to Euston Station then line 205 bus to Paddington Rail Station. 6 h 3 min £242. From Edinburgh bus to Heathrow Terminals 1-3 then train to London Paddington. 9 h 9 min £138. From Edinburgh drive to London Paddington Station. 6 h 50 min £75. From Edinburgh, Princes Street (Edinburgh Trams) tram to Edinburgh airport, fly to London Heathrow airport, then train to London Paddington Station. 3 h 16 min £91. From Edinburgh, Princes Street (Edinburgh Trams) tram to Edinburgh airport, fly to London City airport, train to Stratford Underground Station, Tube to Lancaster Gate Underground Station, then walk to London Paddington Station. 3 h 47 min £75. From Edinburgh, Princes Street (Edinburgh Trams) tram to Edinburgh airport, fly to London Gatwick airport, train to Victoria, then line 36 bus to London Paddington Station. 3 h 47 min £78. From Edinburgh, Princes Street (Edinburgh Trams) tram to Edinburgh airport, fly to London Stansted airport, train to Liverpool Street Underground Station, Tube to Lancaster Gate Underground Station, then walk to London Paddington Station. 4 h 9 min £59. From Edinburgh, Princes Street (Edinburgh Trams) tram to Edinburgh airport, fly to London Luton airport, bus to Baker Street Underground Station, then Tube to London Paddington Station. 4 h 18 min £57. From Edinburgh train to Glasgow, Cathedral Street (Queen St Station), line 500 bus to Glasgow airport, fly to London Heathrow airport, then train to London Paddington Station. 3 h 53 min £113. From Edinburgh train to Newcastle upon Tyne, Central Station (Tyne and Wear Metro Station) (Central Station Metro), train to Newcastle airport, fly to London Heathrow airport, then train to London Paddington Station. 4 h 35 min £146.
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      1 Train Virgin Trains East Coast
      • One-Way approx: USD $66 - $98
      • Duration: 4 h 30 min
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      2 Train Virgin West Coast Trains
      • One-Way approx: USD $252 - $384
      • Duration: 6 h 3 min
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      3 Bus
      • One-Way approx: USD $162 - $197
      • Duration: 9 h 9 min
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      4 Drive
      • One-Way approx: USD $85 - $130
      • Duration: 6 h 50 min
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      5 Fly Edinburgh to London Heathrow
      • One-Way approx: USD $78 - $247
      • Duration: 3 h 16 min
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        5 Fly Edinburgh to London Heathrow
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        • Duration: 3 h 16 min
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      6 Fly Edinburgh to London City
      • One-Way approx: USD $72 - $228
      • Duration: 3 h 47 min
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      7 Fly Edinburgh to London Gatwick, train
      • One-Way approx: USD $73 - $180
      • Duration: 3 h 47 min
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      8 Fly Edinburgh to London Stansted, train
      • One-Way approx: USD $54 - $149
      • Duration: 4 h 9 min
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      9 Fly Edinburgh to London Luton, bus
      • One-Way approx: USD $49 - $151
      • Duration: 4 h 18 min
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      10 Train to Glasgow, fly to London Heathrow
      • One-Way approx: USD $118 - $298
      • Duration: 3 h 53 min
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        • Duration: 3 h 53 min
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      11 Train to Newcastle, fly to London Heathrow
      • One-Way approx: USD $124 - $364
      • Duration: 4 h 35 min
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        11 Train to Newcastle, fly to London Heathrow
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        • Duration: 4 h 35 min
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