There are 12 ways to get from Falkirk to London by train, bus, night train, car or plane

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 Virgin Trains East Coast  •  5 h

  1. Take the train from Falkirk Grahamston to London Kings Cross

$65 - $100

Cheapest option

Bus  •  10 h 29 min

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

$37 - $100

10 alternative options

Train Virgin West Coast Trains  •  7 h 57 min

  1. Take the train from Haymarket to London Euston

$244 - $395

Night train  •  7 h 11 min

  1. Take the night train from Falkirk Grahamston to London Euston

$55 - $85

Drive  •  6 h 51 min

  1. Drive from Falkirk to London 416.6 miles

$85 - $130

Train to Edinburgh, fly to London City  •  3 h 32 min

  1. Take the train from Falkirk Grahamston to Edinburgh Park
  2. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to London City (LCY) EDI - LCY

$75 - $231

Train to Edinburgh, fly to London Heathrow  •  3 h 27 min

  1. Take the train from Falkirk Grahamston to Edinburgh Park
  2. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to London Heathrow (LHR) EDI - LHR

$84 - $255

Train to Glasgow, fly to London City  •  3 h 49 min

  1. Take the train from Falkirk Grahamston to Glasgow Queen Street
  2. Fly from Glasgow (GLA) to London City (LCY) GLA - LCY

$92 - $316

Train to Edinburgh, fly to London Stansted  •  3 h 57 min

  1. Take the train from Falkirk Grahamston to Edinburgh Park
  2. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to London Stansted (STN) EDI - STN

$57 - $152

Train to Edinburgh, fly to London Gatwick  •  3 h 49 min

  1. Take the train from Falkirk Grahamston to Edinburgh Park
  2. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to London Gatwick (LGW) EDI - LGW

$76 - $185

Fly Edinburgh to London Luton, train  •  3 h 54 min

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

$57 - $170

Train, train to Newcastle, fly to London Heathrow  •  5 h 29 min

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

$132 - $444

What companies run services between Falkirk, Scotland and London, England?

Virgin Trains East Coast operates a train from Falkirk to London once daily. Tickets cost $65 - $100 and the journey takes 5 h. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Falkirk to London twice daily. Tickets cost $30 - $45 and the journey takes 8 h 35 min. Megabus UK also services this route once daily.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
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 Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $340
Flights from Edinburgh to London Heathrow via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $900
Flights from Glasgow to London City
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $550
Flights from Glasgow to London City via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $550
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 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 5 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $180
Flights from Edinburgh to London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 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 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 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
Flights from Edinburgh to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $310
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Edinburgh to London Stansted
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$28 - $180
Flights from Edinburgh to London Stansted via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$28 - $180
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Edinburgh to London Heathrow via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $900
Flights from Glasgow to London City via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $550
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
Virgin Trains East Coast
Website
virgintrainseastcoast.com
Train from Falkirk Grahamston to London Kings Cross
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$65 - $100
Website
virgintrainseastcoast.com
2nd Class
$65 - $100
1st Class
$120 - $190
Train from Falkirk Grahamston to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13 - $20
Website
virgintrainseastcoast.com
2nd Class
$13 - $20
1st Class
$23 - $35
Train from Edinburgh to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Website
virgintrainseastcoast.com
2nd Class
$26 - $40
1st Class
$50 - $75
Virgin West Coast Trains
Caledonian Sleeper
Website
sleeper.scot
Night train from Falkirk Grahamston to London Euston
Ave. Duration
7 h 11 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$55 - $85
Website
sleeper.scot
Sleeper Berth Twin
$120 - $170
Sleeper Berth Solo
$212
Sleeper Seat
$55 - $85
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Falkirk Grahamston to Edinburgh Park
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$6 - $9
Anytime Day Single
$7 - $10
Train from Falkirk Grahamston to Glasgow Queen Street
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$6 - $10
Anytime Day Single
$8 - $11
Train from Falkirk Grahamston to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $12
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$7 - $10
Anytime Day Single
$9 - $12
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Luton Airport Parkway to London St Pancras International LL
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $21
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Luton Airport Parkway to London St Pancras International
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$7 - $11
Off-Peak Single
$14 - $22
Anytime Day Single
$15 - $22
Anytime Single
$20 - $29
Bus operators

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Falkirk and London is 554 km. The road distance is 667 km.

The cheapest way to get from Falkirk to London is to bus which costs £26 - £75 and takes 10 h 29 min.

The quickest way to get from Falkirk to London is to train and fly which takes 3 h 27 min and costs £60 - £190.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Falkirk Grahamston and arriving at London Kings Cross. Services depart once daily. The journey takes approximately 5 h.

No, there is no direct bus from Falkirk to London. However, there are services departing from Falkirk, St Andrew`s Church (St Andrews Church) and arriving at London Victoria Coach Station via Larbert, Forth Valley Royal Hospital and Glasgow. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 29 min.

The train from Falkirk Grahamston to London Kings Cross takes 5 h including transfers and departs once daily.