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There are 9 ways to get from Westcliff-on-Sea to Edinburgh by train, car, subway or plane

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Train  •  5h 54m

  1. Take the train from Prittlewell to London Liverpool Street
  2. Take the train from London Kings Cross to Edinburgh

£70 - £419

Cheapest option

Train, subway to London Heathrow, fly to Edinburgh  •  4h 52m

  1. Take the train from Westcliff-on-Sea to West Ham
  2. Take the subway from West Ham station to Paddington
  3. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Edinburgh (EDI) LHR - EDI

£47 - £188

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Train via London  •  7h 54m

  1. Take the train from Westcliff-on-Sea to West Ham
  2. Take the train from London Euston to Edinburgh

£162 - £566

Drive  •  7h 6m

  1. Drive from Westcliff-on-Sea to Edinburgh 393.4 miles

£55 - £90

Train to London City, fly to Edinburgh  •  3h 52m

  1. Take the train from Westcliff-on-Sea to West Ham
  2. Fly from London City (LCY) to Edinburgh (EDI) LCY - EDI

£57 - £484

Train to London Stansted, fly to Edinburgh  •  4h 57m

  1. Take the train from Prittlewell to London Liverpool Street
  2. Fly from London Stansted (STN) to Edinburgh (EDI) STN - EDI

£55 - £279

Train, train to London Luton, fly to Edinburgh  •  5h 2m

  1. Take the train from Westcliff-on-Sea to London Fenchurch Street
  2. Take the train from Farringdon to Luton
  3. Fly from London Luton (LTN) to Edinburgh (EDI) LTN - EDI

£61 - £348

Train to London City, fly to Dundee, train  •  6h 4m

  1. Take the train from Westcliff-on-Sea to West Ham
  2. Fly from London City (LCY) to Dundee (DND) LCY - DND
  3. Take the train from Dundee to Edinburgh

£74 - £271

Train to London Stansted, fly to Glasgow, train  •  6h 1m

  1. Take the train from Prittlewell to London Liverpool Street
  2. Fly from London Stansted (STN) to Glasgow (GLA) STN - GLA
  3. Take the train from Glasgow Queen Street to Edinburgh

£86 - £256

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The cheapest way to get from Westcliff-on-Sea to Edinburgh is to drive which costs £55 - £90 and takes 7h 6m.

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The quickest way to get from Westcliff-on-Sea to Edinburgh is to train and fly which costs £55 - £490 and takes 3h 52m.

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No, there is no direct train from Westcliff-on-Sea to Edinburgh. However, there are services departing from Prittlewell and arriving at Edinburgh via Liverpool Street station and London Kings Cross. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 54m.

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The distance between Westcliff-on-Sea and Edinburgh is 345 miles. The road distance is 393.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Westcliff-on-Sea to Edinburgh without a car is to train which takes 5h 54m and costs £65 - £420.

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It takes approximately 5h 54m to get from Westcliff-on-Sea to Edinburgh, including transfers.

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Westcliff-on-Sea to Edinburgh train services, operated by Greater Anglia, depart from Prittlewell station.

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The quickest flight from London Heathrow Airport to Edinburgh Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 25m.

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Westcliff-on-Sea to Edinburgh train services, operated by LNER, arrive at Edinburgh station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Westcliff-on-Sea to Edinburgh is 393 miles. It takes approximately 7h 6m to drive from Westcliff-on-Sea to Edinburgh.

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Map of how to get from Westcliff-on-Sea to Edinburgh.
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  • Distance: 345.4 miles
  • Duration: 5h 54m

What companies run services between Westcliff-on-Sea, England and Edinburgh, Scotland?

You can take a train from Westcliff-on-Sea to Edinburgh via London Liverpool Street, Liverpool Street station, King's Cross St. Pancras station, and London Kings Cross in around 5h 54m.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from London Stansted to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£35 - £170
Flights from London Stansted to Edinburgh via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
£35 - £170
Flights from London Luton to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1h 16m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£30 - £180
Flights from London Luton to Edinburgh via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3h
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
£30 - £180
Flights from London Stansted to Glasgow
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£60 - £290
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1h 26m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£30 - £180
Flights from London City to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£45 - £210
Loganair
Website
loganair.co.uk
Flights from London Heathrow to Edinburgh via Isle Of Man
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
When
Monday and Wednesday
Estimated price
£120 - £420
Flights from London City to Dundee
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£55 - £130
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from London Stansted to Edinburgh via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
£20 - £120
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
Train from Dundee to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
£7 - £90
Website
lner.co.uk
Advance Single
£7 - £11
Anytime Day Single
£40 - £60
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£60 - £90
c2c
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
Train from Westcliff-on-Sea to West Ham
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
£9 - £14
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
Train from Westcliff-on-Sea to London Fenchurch Street
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
£10 - £15
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
London Underground (Tube)

Comprised of 11 lines and 270 stations, the London Underground (known to locals as the Tube) is the most popular way to navigate the English capital, including to/from Heathrow Airport via the Piccadilly Line. Purchase an Oyster card (an electronic smartcard that you use to touch on and off at Tube stations) at any station for the cheapest fares. Most stations have WiFi, but not all trains and stations are air-conditioned. On weekends, a 24-hour service runs on selected lines.

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Contact Details
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from West Ham station to Paddington
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
£2 - £4
Website
London Underground (Tube)
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Dundee to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£12 - £40
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Anytime Day Single
£12 - £19
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£29 - £40
Train from Glasgow Queen Street to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£10 - £30
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Anytime Day Single
£10 - £15
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£23 - £30
Caledonian Sleeper
Website
sleeper.scot
Train from Dundee to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
£38 - £43
Website
sleeper.scot
Sleeper Seat
£38 - £43
Sleeper Berth Club Solo
£170 - £200
Sleeper Berth Classic
£60 - £80
Train from Glasgow Queen Street Low Level to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
£38 - £42
Website
sleeper.scot
Sleeper Seat
£38 - £42
Sleeper Berth Club Solo
£170 - £200
Sleeper Berth Classic
£55 - £75

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