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Trip Edinburgh London

Plan your trip by train, bus, carpooling, plane from Edinburgh to London

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How to get from Edinburgh to London?

We are suggesting 24 routes by train, bus, carpooling, plane to plan your trip Edinburgh London. Routes displayed are sorted depending on a performance indicator (calculated from number of changes, expected duration, distance between an airport and the center of the city it serves...). You'll be able to:
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  • Get prices, times and duration for the journey Edinburgh London by clicking on the 'Check prices' button and after entering your dates of departure and the number of passengers. Note that we are trying to get as many prices as we can from different online travel agencies, but sometimes it may not be possible.
  • Locate cities of Edinburgh and London on a map as well as the route Edinburgh London and the different connecting points (London City Airport, Gatwick Airport, Heathrow Airport, Luton Airport, Stansted Airport, ...) by clicking on the 'Details & Map' button.
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All modes of transport Edinburgh London

For your trip from Edinburgh (Scotland, United Kingdom) to London (England, United Kingdom) with a distance of 332 mi you will be able to take 4 modes of transport, eventually by combining plane, carpooling, bus and/or train, and according to which the duration of the journey will be significantly different.
The train Edinburgh London is a direct bound.
Trains of East Coast to London leave from Edinburgh Waverley railway station in Edinburgh. Arrival in London will take place at London Kings Cross station (2.2 mi from the city centre).
The direct flight Edinburgh > London will be the fastest way to get to your destination.
Leave Edinburgh and arrive early enough (at least 2 hours before the departure time) at Edinburgh EDI airport, 7.5 mi away, to check in your luggage for the flight to London (London City airport, IATA code: LCY) operated by Virgin Atlantic Airways, Ryanair, FlyBE, Easyjet or British Airways.
You are lucky, there is a direct intercity bus line Edinburgh-London that often turns out to be the most economical solution.
You will board a coach of National Express or MegaBus in Edinburgh. The bus will drop you off at London Victoria Coach Station bus station (1.1 mi from London, United Kingdom). Please make sure to show up on time at Edinburgh bus station (11.2 mi from Edinburgh) at least 15 minutes before the time of departure for London.
With Blablacar you will probably find drivers sharing a ride on the itinerary Edinburgh-London.

Which carriers to travel between Edinburgh and London?

Airlines
Virgin Atlantic Airways carries out a flight from Edinburgh EDI airport situated 7.5 mi away from the city centre of Edinburgh to London (arrival at Heathrow LHR airport)
Ryanair flies on the route from Edinburgh EDI airport (located 7.5 mi from Edinburgh, United Kingdom) to London (serving Stansted STN airport)
FlyBE schedules the flight from Edinburgh EDI airport situated 7.5 mi away from the city centre of Edinburgh to London (arrival at London City LCY airport)
Easyjet ensures the flight route from Edinburgh EDI airport (located 7.5 mi from Edinburgh, United Kingdom) to London (serving Gatwick LGW airport)
British Airways carries out a flight from Edinburgh EDI airport situated 7.5 mi away from the city centre of Edinburgh to London (arrival at Gatwick LGW airport)
Railway companies
Virgin Trains provides rail connections Edinburgh-Birmingham with the train from Edinburgh Waverley railway station (0.1 mi from city-centre) and serving the rail station of Birmingham New Street at arrival (0.4 mi from centre) and from Birmingham to London with the train which leaves Birmingham International station to arrive at London Euston railway station (England United Kingdom)
CrossCountry transports passengers on the rail lines Edinburgh-Cheltenham with the train from Edinburgh Waverley railway station (0.1 mi from city-centre) and serving the rail station of Cheltenham Spa at arrival (1.2 mi from centre) and from Cheltenham to London with the train which leaves Cheltenham Spa station to arrive at Stansted Airport railway station (England United Kingdom)
Chiltern Railways operates the train journey Birmingham-London with the train from Birmingham Moor Street railway station (0.2 mi from city-centre) and serving the rail station of London Marylebone at arrival (2.2 mi from centre)
East Coast provides a rail connection from Edinburgh to London with the train which leaves Edinburgh Waverley station to arrive at London Kings Cross railway station (England United Kingdom)
London Midland transports passengers on a rail line Birmingham-London with the train from Birmingham International railway station (8.1 mi from city-centre) and serving the rail station of London Euston at arrival (2 mi from centre)
First Capital Connect operates the train journey from Peterborough to London with the train which leaves Peterborough station to arrive at London Kings Cross railway station (England United Kingdom)
East Midlands Trains provides a rail connection Sheffield-London with the train from Sheffield railway station (0.4 mi from city-centre) and serving the rail station of London St Pancras at arrival (2.1 mi from centre)
First Great Western transports passengers on a rail line from Cheltenham to London with the train which leaves Cheltenham Spa station to arrive at London Paddington railway station (England United Kingdom)
Bus companies
The bus company National Express operates the intercity service from the bus station of Edinburgh in Edinburgh and to the one of London Victoria Coach Station (England United Kingdom)
MegaBus is the bus carrier that allows to travel on the line between the city of Edinburgh (serving Edinburgh bus station at 11.2 mi from centre) and the city of London where the coach will drop you off at London Victoria Coach Station station situated at about 1.1 mi from London city centre.
Carpooling
Depending on the requested date, Blablacar can display an offer to share a ride Edinburgh-London (332.4 mi)

Stop cities from Edinburgh or cities to visit near London

When travelling from London to Edinburgh by plane, carpooling, bus, train, you might have to change at Cheltenham located at 88 mi from London, Peterborough 75 mi away from London, Birmingham situated at 102 mi from London, Sheffield at approximately 142 mi from London, Derby located at 114 mi from London (United Kingdom). If you have some time on your way to London or back to Edinburgh, this may be a really good opportunity to visit and have a short stay in those cities.
 
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