There are 11 ways to get from Shepherd's Bush to Edinburgh by train, bus, car, subway or plane

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Train  •  5 h 19 min

  1. Take the train from London Kings Cross to Edinburgh

$63 - $94

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Bus National Express  •  11 h 58 min

  1. Take the bus from London Golders Green to Edinburgh National Express

$33 - $43

9 alternative options

Bus Megabus UK  •  9 h 54 min

  1. Take the bus from London Victoria Station to Edinburgh S9

$43 - $83

Drive  •  6 h 52 min

  1. Drive from Shepherd's Bush to Edinburgh 400.1 miles

$85 - $130

Tube to London City, fly to Edinburgh  •  3 h 38 min

  1. Take the Tube from Shepherd's Bush (Central) Underground Station to Stratford Underground Station
  2. Fly from London City (LCY) to Edinburgh (EDI) LCY - EDI

$71 - $226

Fly London Heathrow to Edinburgh  •  3 h 32 min

  1. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Edinburgh (EDI) LHR - EDI

$78 - $250

Train to London Gatwick, fly to Edinburgh  •  3 h 40 min

  1. Take the train from Shepherds Bush to Clapham Junction
  2. Fly from London Gatwick (LGW) to Edinburgh (EDI) LGW - EDI

$60 - $161

Tube to London Stansted, fly to Edinburgh  •  4 h 7 min

  1. Take the Tube from Shepherd's Bush (Central) Underground Station to Liverpool Street Underground Station
  2. Fly from London Stansted (STN) to Edinburgh (EDI) STN - EDI

$51 - $146

Train to London Luton, fly to Edinburgh  •  4 h 1 min

  1. Take the train from West Hampstead Thameslink to Luton Airport Parkway
  2. Fly from London Luton (LTN) to Edinburgh (EDI) LTN - EDI

$57 - $162

Fly London City to Glasgow, train  •  4 h 49 min

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

$101 - $327

Train to Birmingham, fly to Edinburgh  •  4 h 42 min

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

$92 - $291

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Shepherd's Bush to Edinburgh. However, there are services departing from Shepherd's Bush, Uxbridge Rd Westfield Shopping Centre and arriving at Edinburgh via London Victoria Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 54 min.

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The distance between Shepherd's Bush and Edinburgh is 332 miles. The road distance is 400.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Shepherd's Bush to Edinburgh without a car is to train which takes 5 h 19 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 19 min to get from Shepherd's Bush to Edinburgh, including transfers.

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Shepherd's Bush to Edinburgh bus services, operated by National Express, depart from London Golders Green station.

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The best way to get from Shepherd's Bush to Edinburgh is to train which takes 5 h 19 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 9 h 54 min, you could also fly, which costs and takes 3 h 32 min.

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

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Shepherd's Bush to Edinburgh bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Edinburgh station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Shepherd's Bush to Edinburgh is 400 miles. It takes approximately 6 h 52 min to drive from Shepherd's Bush to Edinburgh.

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

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Map of how to get from Shepherd's Bush to Edinburgh.
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  • Distance: 332.3 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 19 min

What companies run services between Shepherd's Bush, Greater London, England and Edinburgh, Scotland?

LNER operates a train from Shepherd's Bush to Edinburgh hourly. Tickets cost $60 - $90 and the journey takes 4 h 14 min. Alternatively, Megabus UK operates a bus from Shepherd's Bush to Edinburgh 3 times a day. Tickets cost $40 - $80 and the journey takes 8 h 35 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
Flights from London City to Glasgow
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $550
Flights from Birmingham to Edinburgh via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
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
Flights from London City to Glasgow via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Flights from Birmingham to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $300
Flights from Birmingham to Edinburgh via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $300
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 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
Flights from London Luton to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $180
Flights from Birmingham to Edinburgh via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3 h 7 min
When
Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $240
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
Flights from Birmingham to Edinburgh via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $260
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
Flights from Birmingham to Edinburgh via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Train operators
London Underground (Tube)
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Contact Details
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Shepherd's Bush (Central) Underground Station to Stratford Underground Station
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Shepherd's Bush (Central) Underground Station to Liverpool Street Underground Station
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
London Overground
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Shepherds Bush to Clapham Junction
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $4
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Oyster Card Off-Peak
$1 - $3
Cash
$4 - $7
Oyster Card
$2 - $4
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from West Hampstead Thameslink to Luton Airport Parkway
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $18
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
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
Virgin West Coast Trains
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 Golders Green to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
9 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Website
nationalexpress.com

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