Shortest travel time:
5 hrs 7 min
Longest travel time:
11 hrs 14 min
Lowest train ticket cost:
$70
Avg. daily departures:
20
Earliest departure:
06:52
Latest departure:
20:11
Edinburgh
534 km
London

Edinburgh to London Train Information

During the last couple of years, getaways to the United Kingdom are becoming more and more popular, and the gorgeous nature of the region is not the last reason for that. The amount of unique landmarks and breathtaking landscapes in the UK is unbelievable, and traveling through the country onboard a comfortable train is a great way to explore the diversity of the nature of the United Kingdom. The National Rail high-speed trains, connecting the major towns, are fast, modern, and offer everything you might need for the journey from the gorgeous capital of Scotland to the striking capital of England. Let your imagination get the best of you with Ireland itinerary builder. Mix the amazing sights into one trip and get ready to dive into the Ireland charms!

 

What trains run from Edinburgh to London?

The high-speed LNER trains, operated by the UK’s National Rail, run on the Edinburgh - London railway route. They boast up to 13 daily departures, depart from/arrive to the stations that are set in the city centers, and offer top-notch onboard amenities.

How long does the train ride from Edinburgh to London take?

Although the amazing Scottish city of Edinburgh and the unforgettable capital of England are separated by the distance of 534 km (332 mi), the overall Edinburgh to London train time is an astonishing 4 hours and 20 minutes.

Edinburgh to London Train Timetable

Train type
Fastest trip
Longest trip
Earliest
Latest
Departures
Morning trains
5 hrs 7 min
6 hrs 1 min
06:52
11:00
9
Afternoon trains
5 hrs 10 min
6 hrs 7 min
12:52
16:52
8
Evening trains
6 hrs 20 min
11 hrs 14 min
18:52
20:11
3

Trains on Edinburgh - London Route

Brand name
Train type
Travel time
Price from
Departures
Rating
Avanti West Coast
InterCity-Express
High-speed train
5 hrs 40 min
$173
7
Avanti West Coast
InterCity-Express
Train with 1 change
5 hrs 7 min
$142
7
LNER
InterCity-Express
Train with 1 change
5 hrs 37 min
$70
2
Transpennine Express
InterCity-Express
Train with 1 change
11 hrs 14 min
$100
1
9 / 10 based on 59 reviews

Edinburgh to London Train Review & Rating

Really liked traveling on this train, especially picturesque views of the countryside

Trevor G. about traveling from Edinburgh to London