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There are 12 ways to get from Edinburgh to St Pancras International Station by train, bus, night train, car, plane or subway

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

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Train  •  4h 23m

  1. Take the train from Edinburgh to London Kings Cross

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Bus  •  9h 36m

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

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Train via London Euston  •  5h 55m

  1. Take the train from Edinburgh to London Euston

Night train  •  5h 43m

  1. Take the night train from Edinburgh to London Kings Cross

Drive  •  6h 50m

  1. Drive from Edinburgh to St Pancras International Station 373.7 miles

Fly Edinburgh to London Heathrow, subway  •  3h 36m

  1. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to London Heathrow (LHR) EDI - LHR
  2. Take the subway from Paddington to King's Cross St. Pancras station

Fly Edinburgh to London City  •  3h 43m

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

Fly Edinburgh to London Luton, train  •  3h 38m

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

Fly Edinburgh to London Gatwick, train  •  4h 1m

  1. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to London Gatwick (LGW) EDI - LGW
  2. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to London St Pancras International LL

Fly Edinburgh to London Stansted, subway  •  4h 9m

  1. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to London Stansted (STN) EDI - STN
  2. Take the subway from Tottenham Hale station to King's Cross St. Pancras station

Fly Edinburgh to Southampton, train  •  4h 49m

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

Train to Glasgow, fly to London Heathrow  •  4h 58m

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

Edinburgh to St Pancras International Station by train and walk

The journey time between Edinburgh and St Pancras International Station is around 4h 32m and covers a distance of around 393 miles. The fastest journey normally takes 4h. Services are operated by LNER. Typically 206 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Route information

Average journey time:
4h 32m
Fastest journey time:
4h
Journey distance:
393 miles
Services per week:
206
Cheapest price:
£50
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 St Pancras International Station train and walk schedules

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The cheapest way to get from Edinburgh to St Pancras International Station is to bus which costs £16 - £21 and takes 9h 36m.

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The quickest way to get from Edinburgh to St Pancras International Station is to fly and subway which costs £40 - £190 and takes 3h 36m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Edinburgh and arriving at London Kings Cross. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4h 17m.

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The distance between Edinburgh and St Pancras International Station is 332 miles. The road distance is 373.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Edinburgh to St Pancras International Station without a car is to train which takes 4h 23m and costs £50 - £390.

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The train from Edinburgh to London Kings Cross takes 4h 17m including transfers and departs hourly.

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Edinburgh to St Pancras International Station train services, operated by LNER, depart from Edinburgh station.

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The best way to get from Edinburgh to St Pancras International Station is to train which takes 4h 23m and costs £50 - £390. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £16 - £21 and takes 9h 36m, you could also fly, which costs £60 - £220 and takes 3h 43m.

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The quickest flight from Edinburgh Airport to London Heathrow Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 25m.

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Edinburgh to St Pancras International Station train services, operated by LNER, arrive at London Kings Cross station.

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Map of how to get from Edinburgh to St Pancras International Station.
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  • Distance: 332 miles
  • Duration: 4h 23m

What companies run services between Edinburgh, Scotland and St Pancras International 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 10m.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Edinburgh to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1h 31m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£45 - £240
Flights from Edinburgh to London City
Ave. Duration
1h 33m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£60 - £330
Flights from Edinburgh to Southampton
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£130 - £400
Flights from Glasgow to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1h 29m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£40 - £280
Flights from Glasgow to London Heathrow via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
£120 - £470
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Edinburgh to London Luton
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£55 - £170
Flights from Edinburgh to London Luton via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3h 12m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
£55 - £170
Flights from Edinburgh to London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
1h 34m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£40 - £180
Flights from Edinburgh to London Gatwick via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£40 - £180
Flights from Edinburgh to London Stansted
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£35 - £190
Flights from Edinburgh to London Stansted via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
£35 - £190
Loganair
Website
loganair.co.uk
Flights from Edinburgh to Southampton
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£130 - £390
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Edinburgh to London Heathrow via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£150 - £500
Flights from Edinburgh to London Heathrow via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£150 - £500
Flights from Edinburgh to London City via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
£60 - £330
Flights from Glasgow to London Heathrow via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
£120 - £470
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Edinburgh to London Luton via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£25 - £290
Flights from Edinburgh to London Gatwick via Dublin
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
£24 - £180
Flights from Edinburgh to London Stansted via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3h 22m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
£16 - £110
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Edinburgh to London City via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Monday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
£110 - £390
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
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 Paddington to King's Cross St. Pancras station
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
£2 - £3
Website
London Underground (Tube)
Subway from Tottenham Hale station to King's Cross St. Pancras station
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
£2 - £3
Website
London Underground (Tube)
East Midlands Railways
Thameslink
Phone
0345 026 4700
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Luton to London St Pancras International LL
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£14 - £17
Website
Thameslink
Anytime
£14 - £17
Train from Gatwick Airport to London St Pancras International LL
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£13 - £17
Website
Thameslink
Anytime
£13 - £17
First ScotRail Service
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Edinburgh to Glasgow Queen Street
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
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 10m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
£14 - £18
Website
National Express

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Yes, the driving distance between Edinburgh to St Pancras International Station is 374 miles. It takes approximately 6h 50m to drive from Edinburgh to St Pancras International Station.

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Aer Lingus and British Airways offer flights from Edinburgh Airport to London Heathrow Airport.

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There are 3856+ hotels available in St Pancras International 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 31 min and costs £1 - £6.

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