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Journey details

Best price 27 $
Journey duration 5 h 16 min
Connections per day 50
First departure: 05:48
Last departure: 20:00
Distance 534km

Virail finds for you the best train offers from Edinburgh to London

With Virail you can find the best train connection from Edinburgh to London , you just need to enter the date of your trip and we will find the best solution for you! On our platform you can also choose between a round-trip ticket or a one-way ticket and you can filter your results by price and departure. Once you chose the best ticket for your trip we will redirect you automatically to the provider’s website where you will be able to book and pay your ticket. Virail is a metasearch platform with customers from more than 30 countries. Our comparison tool works with more than 2000 transportation companies and enables you to find the optimal travel solution, no matter your needs.

Which companies serve the route from Edinburgh to London?

Among all virail partners, you will also be able to travel with Nationalrail, serving the train route between Edinburgh and London.

National Rail belongs to the Rail Delivery group, the British company managing passenger services. National Rail covers not only long and medium-distance routes, but also local networks, for instance part of the London underground.

What is the cheapest price for train tickets to London?

Ticket price Edinburgh - London every day

Today Tomorrow In 2 days In 3 days In 4 days In 5 days In 6 days
33 $34 $33 $92 $52 $112 $ More
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33 $18 $18 $18 $29 $18 $18 $

Trains from Edinburgh to London


When the journey is as long as between Edinburgh and London, you should consider to take a flight to London. If you book in advance, low cost airlines can provide flight that will make you save not only time but also money.

In which stations can you take the train to London and where will you arrive?

The trains to London will leave from Edinburgh [ EDB ] and will arrive at London Kings Cross or London Euston.

How many connections are there to go London from Edinburgh by train per day?

If you need to travel to London from Edinburgh please know that there are 34 train connections every day. Please know that there exist 29 direct lines versus 4 routes with at least one change. Therefore, considering choosing a ticket for a direct line seems to be the best option if your priority is to stay in the same train for the whole trip. Yet, choosing a trip including a change is sometimes more efficient although it is longer especially if there are too few connections and if you look for a ticket at the last minute.

How long do you need to get to London by train?

With the fastest connections you will be in London in 4 hours and 56 minutes, but on average it takes 5 hours and 41 minutes. The first train headed to London is at 05:01, while the last one leaves Edinburgh at 13:01.

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