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There are 11 ways to get from Sheerness to Edinburgh 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 LNER  •  6h 34m

  1. Take the train from Sittingbourne to St Pancras International
  2. Take the train from London Kings Cross to Edinburgh

$91 - $136

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Bus  •  12h 58m

  1. Take the bus from Sheerness, Aldi to Westminster Cathedral Victoria Station 750
  2. Take the bus from London Victoria Station to Edinburgh S9

$40 - $80

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Train CrossCountry  •  8h 39m

  1. Take the train from Sittingbourne to St Pancras International
  2. Take the train from London St Pancras International to Sheffield
  3. Take the train from Sheffield to Edinburgh

$201 - $316

Drive  •  7h 32m

  1. Drive from Sheerness to Edinburgh 424.5 miles

$90 - $140

Train to London City, fly to Edinburgh  •  4h 38m

  1. Take the train from Sittingbourne to Stratford International
  2. Fly from London City (LCY) to Edinburgh (EDI) LCY - EDI

$95 - $262

Train to London Heathrow, fly to Edinburgh  •  5h 25m

  1. Take the train from Sittingbourne to London Victoria
  2. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Edinburgh (EDI) LHR - EDI

$109 - $297

Train to London Gatwick, fly to Edinburgh  •  5h 20m

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

$90 - $218

Train, train to London Luton, fly to Edinburgh  •  5h 12m

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

$84 - $203

Train, subway to London Stansted, fly to Edinburgh  •  5h 39m

  1. Take the train from Sheerness-on-Sea to Sittingbourne
  2. Take the train from Sittingbourne to London Victoria
  3. Take the subway from Victoria station to Tottenham Hale station
  4. Fly from London Stansted (STN) to Edinburgh (EDI) STN - EDI

$81 - $192

Train to London City, fly to Glasgow, train  •  6h 3m

  1. Take the train from Sittingbourne to Stratford International
  2. Fly from London City (LCY) to Glasgow (GLA) LCY - GLA
  3. Take the train from Glasgow Queen Street to Edinburgh

$125 - $363

Train, train to Birmingham, fly to Edinburgh  •  6h 11m

  1. Take the train from Sittingbourne to St Pancras International
  2. Take the train from London Euston to Birmingham International
  3. Fly from Birmingham (BHX) to Edinburgh (EDI) BHX - EDI

$120 - $333

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The cheapest way to get from Sheerness to Edinburgh is to bus which costs £30 - £60 and takes 12h 58m.

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The quickest way to get from Sheerness to Edinburgh is to train and fly which costs £70 - £210 and takes 4h 38m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Sheerness to Edinburgh. However, there are services departing from Sheerness, Aldi and arriving at Edinburgh via London Victoria Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12h 58m.

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No, there is no direct train from Sheerness to Edinburgh. However, there are services departing from Sheerness-on-Sea and arriving at Edinburgh via Sittingbourne and London Kings Cross. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6h 34m.

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The distance between Sheerness and Edinburgh is 353 miles. The road distance is 424.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Sheerness to Edinburgh without a car is to train which takes 6h 34m and costs £65 - £110.

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It takes approximately 6h 34m to get from Sheerness to Edinburgh, including transfers.

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Sheerness to Edinburgh bus services, operated by The Kings Ferry, depart from Sheerness, Aldi station.

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Sheerness to Edinburgh train services, operated by Southeastern, depart from Sittingbourne station.

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The best way to get from Sheerness to Edinburgh is to train which takes 6h 34m and costs £65 - £110. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £30 - £60 and takes 12h 58m.

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Map of how to get from Sheerness to Edinburgh.
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  • Distance: 353.2 miles
  • Duration: 6h 34m

What companies run services between Sheerness, England and Edinburgh, Scotland?

You can take a train from Sheerness to Edinburgh via Sittingbourne, St Pancras International, and London Kings Cross in around 6h 34m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Sheerness to Edinburgh via Westminster Cathedral Victoria Station and London Victoria Station in around 12h 58m.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London City to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $390
Flights from London Heathrow to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1h 26m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $340
Flights from London Heathrow to Edinburgh via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $900
Flights from London Gatwick to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $250
Flights from London City to Glasgow
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $550
Flights from London City to Glasgow via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$75 - $550
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $210
Flights from London Gatwick to Edinburgh via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $210
Flights from London Luton to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $180
Flights from London Luton to Edinburgh via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $180
Flights from London Stansted to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $180
Flights from London Stansted to Edinburgh via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$40 - $180
Flights from Birmingham to Edinburgh via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3h 7m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $240
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from London City to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $330
Flights from London City to Edinburgh via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$65 - $330
Flights from London Heathrow to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $310
Flights from London City to Glasgow via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Flights from Birmingham to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $300
Flights from Birmingham to Edinburgh via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $300
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Edinburgh via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $180
Flights from London Stansted to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$28 - $180
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Edinburgh via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $900
Flights from London City to Glasgow via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$75 - $550
Train operators
Southeastern
Phone
+44 345 322 7021
Website
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Train from Sittingbourne to St Pancras International
Ave. Duration
58m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$24 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$23 - $35
Train from Sittingbourne to Stratford International
Ave. Duration
50m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$20 - $29
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$22 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$20 - $29
Train from Sittingbourne to London Victoria
Ave. Duration
1h 6m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$24 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$23 - $35
Train from Sheerness-on-Sea to Sittingbourne
Ave. Duration
16m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$11 - $17
Anytime Day Single
$7 - $11
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from London St Pancras International to Sheffield
Ave. Duration
1h 56m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$70 - $110
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$35 - $55
Off-Peak Single
$70 - $120
Anytime Day Single
$70 - $110
Anytime Single
$100 - $150
Train from London St Pancras International to Luton Airport Parkway
Ave. Duration
20m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$6 - $10
Off-Peak Single
$13 - $21
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $20
Anytime Single
$19 - $28
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from London St Pancras International LL to Luton Airport Parkway
Ave. Duration
29m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Glasgow Queen Street to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1h 11m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $19
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$10 - $14
Anytime Day Single
$15 - $19
Virgin West Coast Trains
Bus operators
The Kings Ferry
Phone
+44 1634 377577
Email
sales@thekingsferry.co.uk
Website
thekingsferry.co.uk
Bus from Sheerness, Aldi to Westminster Cathedral Victoria Station
Ave. Duration
2h 38m
Frequency
3 times a day
Schedules at
thekingsferry.co.uk

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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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Sheerness to Edinburgh bus services, operated by Megabus UK, arrive at Edinburgh station.

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Sheerness to Edinburgh train services, operated by LNER, arrive at Edinburgh station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Sheerness to Edinburgh is 424 miles. It takes approximately 7h 32m to drive from Sheerness to Edinburgh.

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

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