Trains from London to Edinburgh

Tickets and information for trains running from London to Edinburgh. Find out the latest journey information and buy tickets with Avanti West Coast.

Train times for London to Edinburgh

Looking to travel from London to Edinburgh with Avanti West Coast? We’ll point you in the right direction for everything you need to know ahead of your trip.

London to Edinburgh train timetables

Planning ahead means making your train with plenty of time to spare. Check the timetable below, and never have to run to a platform again.

How long does it take to get from London to Edinburgh by train?

The train from London to Edinburgh takes around 5 hours 57 minutes. Bear in mind that travel on bank holidays and weekends may take a little longer.

Are there direct train routes between London to Edinburgh?

Yes there are! All our trains go direct from London to Edinburgh

When does the last train from London to Edinburgh leave?

The last train departs at 16:43. Don’t miss it!

What time can I catch the first train from London to Edinburgh?

The first train leaves London at 06:43 hours. Save yourself some time in the morning by booking ahead.

How much does it cost to travel by train from London to Edinburgh?

Train tickets from London to Edinburgh cost as little as £30 Standard Class each way when booked in advance.

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