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.

Recommended option

Train LNER  •  5 h 48 min

  1. Take the train from Edinburgh to London Kings Cross

$75 - $110

Cheapest option

Fly Edinburgh to London Heathrow, line 8 bus, bus  •  3 h 47 min

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

$57 - $217

9 alternative options

Train CrossCountry  •  8 h 58 min

  1. Take the train from Haymarket to Reading

$178 - $264

Bus  •  9 h 40 min

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

$135 - $161

Drive  •  6 h 50 min

  1. Drive from Edinburgh to Thorpe Park 403.8 miles

$85 - $130

Train to Glasgow, fly to London Heathrow  •  4 h 24 min

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

$96 - $268

Fly Edinburgh to London City, Tube, train, line 950 bus  •  4 h 52 min

  1. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to London City (LCY) EDI - LCY
  2. Take the Tube from Canning Town Underground Station to Waterloo Underground Station
  3. Take the train from London Waterloo to Staines
  4. Take the line 950 bus from Staines Railway Station to Thorpe Park Grounds

$83 - $242

Fly Edinburgh to London Gatwick, train, line 950 bus  •  4 h 58 min

  1. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to London Gatwick (LGW) EDI - LGW
  2. Take the train from Clapham Junction to Staines
  3. Take the line 950 bus from Staines Railway Station to Thorpe Park Grounds

$71 - $175

Fly Edinburgh to London Stansted, Tube, train, line 950 bus  •  5 h 29 min

  1. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to London Stansted (STN) EDI - STN
  2. Take the Tube from Tottenham Hale Underground Station to Vauxhall Underground Station
  3. Take the train from Vauxhall to Staines
  4. Take the line 950 bus from Staines Railway Station to Thorpe Park Grounds

$64 - $164

Fly Edinburgh to London Luton, train, line 950 bus  •  5 h 25 min

  1. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to London Luton (LTN) EDI - LTN
  2. Take the train from Luton Airport Parkway to West Hampstead Thameslink
  3. Take the train from West Hampstead to Richmond NLL
  4. Take the train from Richmond (London) to Staines
  5. Take the line 950 bus from Staines Railway Station to Thorpe Park Grounds

$68 - $177

Train to Newcastle, fly to London Heathrow  •  5 h 2 min

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

$100 - $390

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Edinburgh to Thorpe Park is to fly and Tube and train and line 950 bus which costs £45 - £130 and takes 5 h 29 min.

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The quickest way to get from Edinburgh to Thorpe Park is to fly and line 8 bus and bus which costs £40 - £170 and takes 3 h 47 min.

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The distance between Edinburgh and Thorpe Park is 335 miles. The road distance is 403.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Edinburgh to Thorpe Park without a car is to train which takes 5 h 48 min and costs £55 - £85.

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It takes approximately 5 h 48 min to get from Edinburgh to Thorpe Park, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Edinburgh to Thorpe Park is to train which takes 5 h 48 min and costs £55 - £85. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £100 - £130 and takes 9 h 40 min.

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The quickest flight from Edinburgh Airport to London Heathrow Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 20 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Edinburgh to Thorpe Park is 404 miles. It takes approximately 6 h 50 min to drive from Edinburgh to Thorpe Park.

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

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There are 849+ hotels available in Thorpe Park. Prices start at $68 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Edinburgh to Thorpe Park.
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  • Distance: 334.7 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 48 min

What companies run services between Edinburgh, Scotland and Thorpe Park, Surrey, England?

LNER operates a train from Edinburgh to Thorpe Park every 2 hours. Tickets cost $60 - $90 and the journey takes 4 h 13 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Edinburgh to Thorpe Park once daily. Tickets cost $120 - $150 and the journey takes 8 h 45 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 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 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $900
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 Edinburgh to London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
1 h 37 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 Gatwick
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $210
Flights from Edinburgh to London Gatwick via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 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 45 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 7 min
When
Monday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $180
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
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 27 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
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$28 - $180
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Glasgow to London Heathrow via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $900
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
Train operators
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
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
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
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Haymarket to Reading
Ave. Duration
7 h 12 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$160 - $250
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$95 - $150
Anytime Single
$160 - $250
Off-Peak Single
$180 - $270
Train from Edinburgh to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$60 - $95
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$40 - $60
Anytime Single
$60 - $95
Off-Peak Single
$55 - $85
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 - $19
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$9 - $14
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $19
London Underground (Tube)
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Contact Details
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Canning Town Underground Station to Waterloo Underground Station
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Tottenham Hale Underground Station to Vauxhall Underground Station
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
South Western Railway
Phone
0345 6000 650
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Train from London Waterloo to Staines
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Clapham Junction to Staines
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Vauxhall to Staines
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $14
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Richmond (London) to Staines
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Luton Airport Parkway to West Hampstead Thameslink
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $18
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
London Overground
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from West Hampstead to Richmond NLL
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $6
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Oyster Card Off-Peak
$2 - $4
Cash
$6 - $9
Oyster Card
$3 - $6
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
8 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$120 - $150
Website
nationalexpress.com
White Bus Services
Phone
01344 882 612
Email
office@whitebus.co.uk
Website
whitebus.co.uk
Bus from Elmsleigh Bus Station to Thorpe Park Main Entrance
Ave. Duration
8 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
whitebus.co.uk
Falcon Coaches
Website
falconcoachhire.com
Bus from Elmsleigh Bus Station to Thorpe Park Main Entrance
Ave. Duration
7 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Website
falconcoachhire.com
Carlone Buses
Phone
07766 703 970
Email
carlone48@msn.com
Website
carlonelimited.co.uk
Bus from Elmsleigh Bus Station to Thorpe Park Main Entrance
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
carlonelimited.co.uk
Sullivan Buses
Phone
01707 646 803
Website
sullivanbuses.co.uk
Bus from Staines Railway Station to Thorpe Park Grounds
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
sullivanbuses.co.uk

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