There are 10 ways to get from Sheerness to Edinburgh by plane, train, subway, bus or car

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Fly Southend to Glasgow, train  •  4 h 14 min

  1. Fly from Southend (SEN) to Glasgow (GLA) SEN - GLA
  2. Take the train from Glasgow Queen Street to Edinburgh

$122 - $437

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Bus  •  12 h 13 min

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

$59 - $99

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Train to London City, fly to Edinburgh  •  4 h 33 min

  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  •  5 h 22 min

  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  •  5 h 12 min

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

$90 - $223

Train, train to London Luton, fly to Edinburgh  •  5 h 20 min

  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

$87 - $207

Train, Tube to London Stansted, fly to Edinburgh  •  5 h 37 min

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

$81 - $192

Train  •  6 h 33 min

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

$91 - $136

Bus, train  •  9 h 6 min

  1. Take the bus from Sheerness, Aldi to City of London, Fenchurch Street 750
  2. Take the train from London Euston to Edinburgh

$250 - $382

Drive  •  7 h 32 min

  1. Drive from Sheerness to Edinburgh 424.5 miles

$90 - $140

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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 12 h 13 min.

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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 6 h 33 min.

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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 6 h 33 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 14 min 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 6 h 33 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 12 h 13 min.

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The quickest flight from Southend Airport to Glasgow Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 20 min.

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

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Map of how to get from Sheerness to Edinburgh.
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  • Distance: 353.2 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 14 min

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 6 h 33 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Sheerness to Edinburgh via Westminster Cathedral Victoria Station and London Victoria Station in around 12 h 13 min.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London City to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $390
Flights from London Heathrow to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $340
Flights from London Heathrow to Edinburgh via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $900
Flights from London Gatwick to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $250
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $210
Flights from London Gatwick to Edinburgh via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $210
Flights from London Luton to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $180
Flights from London Stansted to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $180
Flights from London Stansted to Edinburgh via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $180
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Southend to Glasgow
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $390
Flights from Southend to Glasgow via Manchester
Ave. Duration
3 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $390
Flights from London City to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $330
Flights from London Heathrow to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $310
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Edinburgh via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$40 - $180
Flights from London Stansted to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$28 - $180
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Edinburgh via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $900
Train operators
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
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $19
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$10 - $14
Anytime Day Single
$15 - $19
Southeastern
Phone
+44 345 322 7021
Website
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Train from Sittingbourne to Stratford International
Ave. Duration
49 min
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
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$25 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$23 - $35
Train from Sittingbourne to St Pancras International
Ave. Duration
57 min
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 Sheerness-on-Sea to Sittingbourne
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$12 - $17
Anytime Day Single
$7 - $11
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from London St Pancras International LL to Luton Airport Parkway
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from London St Pancras International to Luton Airport Parkway
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$6 - $10
Off-Peak Single
$13 - $21
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $21
Anytime Single
$19 - $28
London Underground (Tube)
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 City of London, Fenchurch Street
Ave. Duration
2 h 21 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$19
Schedules at
thekingsferry.co.uk
Bus from Sheerness, Aldi to Westminster Cathedral Victoria Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 38 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$19
Schedules at
thekingsferry.co.uk

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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 7 h 32 min to drive from Sheerness to Edinburgh.

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Flybe offers flights from Southend Airport to Glasgow Airport.

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There are 2163+ hotels available in Edinburgh. Prices start at $90 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Sheerness to Southend Airport is to drive which takes 1 h 9 min and costs .

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