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There are 10 ways to get from London to University of Edinburgh Medical School by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  4h 54m

  1. Take the train from London Kings Cross to Edinburgh

£53 - £387

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Bus  •  10h 4m

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

£15 - £41

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Train via London Euston  •  6h 22m

  1. Take the train from London Euston to Edinburgh

£155 - £520

Drive  •  6h 42m

  1. Drive from London King's Cross to University of Edinburgh Medical School 376.5 miles

£55 - £85

Fly London City to Edinburgh, line 33 bus  •  4h 2m

  1. Fly from London City (LCY) to Edinburgh (EDI) LCY - EDI
  2. Take the line 33 bus from West End, Shandwick Place to Edinburgh Royal Infirmary, RH Sick Children

£58 - £276

Fly London Heathrow to Edinburgh, line 33 bus  •  4h 7m

  1. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Edinburgh (EDI) LHR - EDI
  2. Take the line 33 bus from West End, Shandwick Place to Edinburgh Royal Infirmary, RH Sick Children

£46 - £223

Train to London Gatwick, fly to Edinburgh  •  4h 22m

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

£41 - £163

Fly London Stansted to Edinburgh, line 33 bus  •  4h 32m

  1. Fly from London Stansted (STN) to Edinburgh (EDI) STN - EDI
  2. Take the line 33 bus from West End, Shandwick Place to Edinburgh Royal Infirmary, RH Sick Children

£34 - £148

Train to London Luton, fly to Edinburgh, line 33 bus  •  4h 22m

  1. Take the train from London St Pancras International to Luton
  2. Fly from London Luton (LTN) to Edinburgh (EDI) LTN - EDI
  3. Take the line 33 bus from West End, Shandwick Place to Edinburgh Royal Infirmary, RH Sick Children

£45 - £221

Fly London City to Glasgow, train, bus  •  5h 35m

  1. Fly from London City (LCY) to Glasgow (GLA) LCY - GLA
  2. Take the train from Paisley Gilmour Street to Glasgow Central
  3. Take the train from Glasgow Queen Street to Edinburgh
  4. Take the bus from Old Town, North Bridge to Little France, Craigmillar Castle Road

£74 - £346

London to University of Edinburgh Medical School by train, bus and walk

The journey time between London and University of Edinburgh Medical School is around 5h 1m and covers a distance of around 396 miles. The fastest journey normally takes 4h 42m. Operated by LNER, Lothian Buses and Borders Buses, the London to University of Edinburgh Medical School service departs from London Kings Cross and arrives in University of Edinburgh Medical School. Typically 183 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
5h 1m
Fastest journey time:
4h 42m
Services per week:
183
Cheapest price:
£53
Carbon emissions:
33 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
06:15
Last service departs at:
19:30

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

London to University of Edinburgh Medical School train, bus and walk schedules

Departing Tuesday, June 22, 2021

London → University of Edinburgh Medical School
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Questions & Answers

The cost-effective way to get from London to University of Edinburgh Medical School is to bus, which costs £15 - £45 and takes 10h 4m.

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The quickest way to get from London to University of Edinburgh Medical School is to fly and line 33 bus which costs £55 - £280 and takes 4h 2m.

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No, there is no direct bus from London station to University of Edinburgh Medical School. However, there are services departing from London Victoria Coach Station and arriving at Edinburgh Royal Infirmary, RH Sick Children via Old Town, North Bridge. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10h 4m.

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The distance between London and University of Edinburgh Medical School is 331 miles. The road distance is 376.5 miles.

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The best way to get from London to University of Edinburgh Medical School without a car is to train which takes 4h 54m and costs £50 - £390.

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It takes approximately 4h 54m to get from London to University of Edinburgh Medical School, including transfers.

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London to University of Edinburgh Medical School bus services, operated by National Express, depart from London Victoria Coach Station.

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The best way to get from London to University of Edinburgh Medical School is to train which takes 4h 54m and costs £50 - £390. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £15 - £45 and takes 10h 4m.

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The quickest flight from London City Airport to Edinburgh Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 15m.

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London to University of Edinburgh Medical School bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Edinburgh station.

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Map of how to get from London to University of Edinburgh Medical School.
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  • Distance: 330.7 miles
  • Duration: 4h 54m

What companies run services between London, England and University of Edinburgh Medical School, Scotland?

LNER operates a train from London Kings Cross to Edinburgh hourly. Tickets cost £50 - £390 and the journey takes 4h 20m. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Edinburgh twice daily. Tickets cost £14 - £18 and the journey takes 9h 10m. Megabus UK also services this route once daily.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London City to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1h 16m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£60 - £370
Flights from London Heathrow to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1h 26m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£45 - £260
Flights from London Heathrow to Edinburgh via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3h 32m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£130 - £550
Flights from London City to Glasgow
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£55 - £380
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1h 29m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£40 - £200
Flights from London Gatwick to Edinburgh via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
When
Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£40 - £200
Flights from London Stansted to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£35 - £160
Flights from London Luton to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£27 - £160
Flights from London Luton to Edinburgh via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3h 12m
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
£27 - £160
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Edinburgh via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3h 32m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£130 - £550
Flights from London Heathrow to Edinburgh via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
£45 - £260
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Edinburgh via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£30 - £200
Flights from London Stansted to Edinburgh via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
£16 - £150
Loganair
Website
loganair.co.uk
Flights from London Heathrow to Edinburgh via Isle Of Man
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£130 - £410
Train operators
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from London Kings Cross to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
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
East Midlands Railways
Thameslink
Phone
0345 026 4700
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from London St Pancras International LL to Luton
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
£14 - £17
Website
Thameslink
Anytime
£14 - £17
First ScotRail Service
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Paisley Gilmour Street to Glasgow Central
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
£2 - £5
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
£2 - £4
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£3 - £5
Train from Glasgow Queen Street to Edinburgh
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 London Victoria Coach Station to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
9h 10m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
£14 - £18
Website
National Express
Lothian Buses
Phone
0131 554 4494
Email
mail@lothianbuses.co.uk
Website
lothianbuses.com
Bus from West End, Shandwick Place to Edinburgh Royal Infirmary, RH Sick Children
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£1 - £5
Website
Lothian Buses
Airport zone
£5
City zone
£2
Bus from Old Town, North Bridge to Little France, Craigmillar Castle Road
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
£1 - £5
Website
Lothian Buses
Airport zone
£5
City zone
£2
Borders Buses
Phone
01896 754350
Email
info@bordersbuses.co.uk
Website
bordersbuses.co.uk
Bus from Old Town, North Bridge to Little France, Craigmillar Castle Road
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£1 - £2
Website
Borders Buses

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Yes, the driving distance between London to University of Edinburgh Medical School is 376 miles. It takes approximately 6h 42m to drive from London to University of Edinburgh Medical School.

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British Airways offers flights from London City Airport to Edinburgh Airport.

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There are 810+ hotels available in University of Edinburgh Medical School. Prices start at £75 per night.

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The best way to get from London to London City Airport is to train which takes 20 min and costs £1 - £5.

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