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There are 12 ways to get from Edinburgh to Victoria Underground Station by train, bus, rideshare, 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  •  4h 27m

  1. Take the train from Edinburgh to London Kings Cross

£54 - £385

Cheapest option

Rideshare  •  8h 9m

  1. Take the rideshare from Edinburgh to London 373.2 miles

£25 - £50

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Train via London Euston  •  5h 50m

  1. Take the train from Edinburgh to London Euston

£156 - £518

Bus  •  9h 17m

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

£26 - £35

Drive  •  6h 53m

  1. Drive from Edinburgh to Victoria Underground Station 374.5 miles

£55 - £85

Fly Edinburgh to London Heathrow, subway  •  3h 37m

  1. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to London Heathrow (LHR) EDI - LHR
  2. Take the subway from Paddington station to Victoria station

£48 - £204

Fly Edinburgh to London Gatwick, train  •  3h 37m

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

£34 - £139

Fly Edinburgh to London City, subway  •  3h 41m

  1. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to London City (LCY) EDI - LCY
  2. Take the subway from Cannon Street station to Victoria station

£60 - £214

Fly Edinburgh to London Luton, train  •  4h 5m

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

£39 - £296

Fly Edinburgh to London Stansted, subway  •  4h 12m

  1. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to London Stansted (STN) EDI - STN
  2. Take the subway from Tottenham Hale station to Victoria station

£30 - £100

Fly Edinburgh to Southampton, train  •  4h 42m

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

£109 - £323

Train to Glasgow, fly to London Heathrow  •  5h

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

£61 - £276

Edinburgh to Victoria Underground Station by train and subway

The journey time between Edinburgh and Victoria Underground Station is around 4h 51m and covers a distance of around 396 miles. The fastest journey normally takes 4h 13m. Operated by LNER and London Underground (Tube), the Edinburgh to Victoria Underground Station service departs from Edinburgh and arrives in Victoria 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 13m
Journey distance:
396 miles
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 Victoria Underground Station train and subway schedules

Departing Friday, August 6, 2021

Edinburgh → Victoria Underground Station
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The cheapest way to get from Edinburgh to Victoria Underground Station is to bus which costs £26 - £35 and takes 9h 17m.

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The quickest way to get from Edinburgh to Victoria Underground Station is to fly and subway which costs £45 - £210 and takes 3h 37m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Edinburgh and arriving at London Victoria Coach Station station. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 9h 10m.

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No, there is no direct train from Edinburgh to Victoria Underground Station station. However, there are services departing from Edinburgh and arriving at Victoria station via King's Cross St. Pancras station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 27m.

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The distance between Edinburgh and Victoria Underground Station is 334 miles. The road distance is 374.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Edinburgh to Victoria Underground Station without a car is to train which takes 4h 27m and costs £50 - £390.

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It takes approximately 4h 27m to get from Edinburgh to Victoria Underground Station, including transfers.

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Edinburgh to Victoria Underground Station bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Edinburgh station.

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Edinburgh to Victoria Underground Station train services, operated by LNER, depart from Edinburgh station.

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The best way to get from Edinburgh to Victoria Underground Station is to train which takes 4h 27m and costs £50 - £390. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £26 - £35 and takes 9h 17m.

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Map of how to get from Edinburgh to Victoria Underground Station.
Launch map view
  • Distance: 334.1 miles
  • Duration: 4h 27m

What companies run services between Edinburgh, Scotland and Victoria Underground 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. FlixBus also services this route once daily.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Edinburgh to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1h 32m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£45 - £240
Flights from Edinburgh to London City
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£60 - £300
Flights from Edinburgh to Southampton
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£140 - £420
Flights from Glasgow to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1h 29m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£50 - £320
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Edinburgh to London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
1h 33m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£40 - £170
Flights from Edinburgh to London Gatwick via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3h 27m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£40 - £170
Flights from Edinburgh to London Luton
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£40 - £200
Flights from Edinburgh to London Luton via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3h 11m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
£40 - £200
Flights from Edinburgh to London Stansted
Ave. Duration
1h 31m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£35 - £170
Flights from Edinburgh to London Stansted via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3h 42m
When
Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
£35 - £170
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
£140 - £550
Flights from Edinburgh to London Heathrow via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3h 37m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£95 - £400
Flights from Glasgow to London Heathrow via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£85 - £440
Loganair
Website
loganair.co.uk
Flights from Edinburgh to Southampton
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£140 - £410
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Edinburgh to London City via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Sunday
Estimated price
£110 - £350
Flights from Edinburgh to Southampton via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
£110 - £360
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Edinburgh to London Luton via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
When
Friday
Estimated price
£19 - £120
Flights from Edinburgh to London Stansted via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Friday
Estimated price
£15 - £95
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 station to Victoria station
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
£2 - £3
Website
London Underground (Tube)
Subway from Cannon Street station to Victoria station
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
£2 - £3
Website
London Underground (Tube)
Subway from Tottenham Hale station to Victoria station
Ave. Duration
19 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 London St Pancras International LL
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
£14 - £17
Website
Thameslink
Anytime
£14 - £17
East Midlands Railways
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
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Edinburgh Bus Station to London Victoria Coach Station
Ave. Duration
8h 50m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£26 - £35
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

Blablacar is a popular ridesharing platform with 70 million users over 22 (mostly European) countries. The basic idea is that you carpool with locals who are already planning to drive your route and have space in their car. With some flexibility, you’ll get to your destination often faster and cheaper than other means. On the website or app, enter your departure and arrival points and your date of travel, sift through the profiles of drivers who’ve posted pre-planned drives and find one whose timing and preferences match yours. Request to join the ride, wait to be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

Rome2rio's guide to BlaBlaCar
Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Edinburgh to London
Ave. Duration
7h 45m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
£25 - £50
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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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 Victoria Underground Station bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at London Victoria Coach Station.

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Edinburgh to Victoria Underground Station train services, operated by LNER, arrive at London Kings Cross station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Edinburgh to Victoria Underground Station is 375 miles. It takes approximately 6h 53m to drive from Edinburgh to Victoria Underground 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 3865+ hotels available in Victoria Underground Station. Prices start at £75 per night.

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Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between Edinburgh and Victoria Underground Station. A great option if you don't have a driver's licence or want to avoid public transport.

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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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