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There are 11 ways to get from Edinburgh to Thorpe Park by train, bus, 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 via Clapham Junction

  1. Take the train from Edinburgh to London Kings Cross

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Bus

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

Train

  1. Take the train from Edinburgh to London Euston
  2. Take the train from London Waterloo to Chertsey

Drive

  1. Drive from Edinburgh to Thorpe Park

Fly Edinburgh to London Heathrow, line 8 bus

  1. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to London Heathrow (LHR)
  2. Take the line 8 bus from Heathrow Airport Terminal 5, Heathrow Terminal 5 to Elmsleigh Bus Station

Fly Edinburgh to London City, subway, train

  1. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to London City (LCY)
  2. Take the subway from Canning Town station to Waterloo station
  3. Take the train from London Waterloo to Staines

Fly Edinburgh to London Gatwick, train

  1. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to London Gatwick (LGW)
  2. Take the train from Clapham Junction to Staines

Fly Edinburgh to London Stansted, subway, train

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

Fly Edinburgh to London Luton, train

  1. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to London Luton (LTN)
  2. Take the train from Luton to West Hampstead Thameslink
  3. Take the train from West Hampstead to Richmond NLL
  4. Take the train from Richmond (London) to Staines

Fly Edinburgh to Southampton, train

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

Train to Glasgow, fly to London Heathrow

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

Edinburgh to Thorpe Park by train, subway, walk and bus

The journey time between Edinburgh and Thorpe Park is around 6h 37m and covers a distance of around 417 miles. This includes an average layover time of around 1h 15m. The fastest journey normally takes 5h 36m. Services are operated by LNER, London Underground (Tube), Southern Service and others. Typically 103 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average journey times

Time on transportation:
5h 21m
Layover time:
1h 15m
Total time:
6h 37m

Route information

Fastest journey time:
5h 36m
Journey distance:
417 miles
Services per week:
103
Cheapest price:
£65
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 Thorpe Park train, subway, walk and bus schedules

Departing Friday, September 17, 2021

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The most affordable way to get from Edinburgh to Thorpe Park is to bus, which costs £19 - £27 and takes 10h 7m.

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The quickest way to get from Edinburgh to Thorpe Park is to fly and line 8 bus which costs £40 - £160 and takes 4h 38m.

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No, there is no direct train from Edinburgh to Thorpe Park. However, there are services departing from Edinburgh and arriving at Chertsey via Euston station and London Waterloo. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8h 18m.

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The distance between Edinburgh and Thorpe Park is 335 miles. The road distance is 403.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Edinburgh to Thorpe Park without a car is to train via Clapham Junction which takes 6h 11m and costs £60 - £410.

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It takes approximately 6h 11m to get from Edinburgh to Thorpe Park, including transfers.

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Edinburgh to Thorpe Park train services, operated by Avanti West Coast, depart from Edinburgh station.

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The best way to get from Edinburgh to Thorpe Park is to train via Clapham Junction which takes 6h 11m and costs £60 - £410. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £19 - £27 and takes 10h 7m.

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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 Thorpe Park train services, operated by South Western Railway, arrive at Chertsey station.

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Map of how to get from Edinburgh to Thorpe Park.
Launch map view
  • Distance: 334.7 miles
  • Duration: 6h 11m

What companies run services between Edinburgh, Scotland and Thorpe Park, 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
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 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
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
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 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
Flights from Edinburgh to London Luton via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£25 - £290
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
South Western Railway
Phone
0345 6000 650
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Train from London Waterloo to Chertsey
Ave. Duration
1h 6m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£11 - £24
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Anytime Day
£11 - £15
Anytime Day 1st Class
£20 - £24
Train from London Waterloo to Staines
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
£8 - £17
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Anytime Day
£8 - £11
Anytime Day 1st Class
£14 - £17
Train from Clapham Junction to Staines
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£6 - £14
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Anytime Day
£6 - £9
Anytime Day 1st Class
£11 - £14
Train from Vauxhall to Staines
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
£8 - £16
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Anytime Day
£8 - £10
Anytime Day 1st Class
£13 - £16
Train from Richmond (London) to Staines
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£4 - £9
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Anytime Day
£4 - £6
Anytime Day 1st Class
£7 - £9
Train from Southampton Airport Parkway to Woking
Ave. Duration
41 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
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 Waterloo station
Ave. Duration
14 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 Luton to West Hampstead Thameslink
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£12 - £16
Website
Thameslink
Anytime
£12 - £16
London Overground
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from West Hampstead to Richmond NLL
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Website
London Overground
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 Heathrow Airport London T2,3
Ave. Duration
8h 25m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£13 - £17
Website
National Express

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Yes, the driving distance between Edinburgh to Thorpe Park is 403 miles. It takes approximately 6h 50m to drive from Edinburgh to Thorpe Park.

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

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There are 969+ hotels available in Thorpe Park. 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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