Trains from

Edinburgh to London Kings Cross

  1. on time
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 8
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    London Kings Cross
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    Super Off Peak
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    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 8
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    London Kings Cross
    Platform 3 estimated
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    Super Off Peak
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    Platform 8 estimated
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    London Kings Cross
    Platform 2 estimated
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    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 11 estimated
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    London Kings Cross
    Platform 1 estimated
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    Platform 8 estimated
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    Platform 3 estimated
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    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 2 estimated
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    London Kings Cross
    Platform 1 estimated
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    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 19 estimated
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    Platform 7 estimated
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    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 2 estimated
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    Platform 2 estimated
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    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 11 estimated
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    London Kings Cross
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    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 2 estimated
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    Platform 3 estimated
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Journey information from Edinburgh to London Kings Cross

  • Train Fares from: £25.00
  • Fastest route:
  • Slowest route:
  • Average journey time:
  • Changes: Direct

Edinburgh Waverley to London Kings Cross train times information

Trains depart from Edinburgh Waverley Station to London Kings Cross around twice per hour. The trip takes roughly five hours, with most direct routes provided by Virgin Trains East Coast. Grand Central, CrossCountry and Virgin Trains offer indirect routes to London from Edinburgh.

East Coast Trains provide restaurant car service on some trains from Edinburgh to London; light snacks, sandwiches and beverages are available on most other journeys. Wireless internet connections are available for a small additional fee, and cycle storage is available free with an advance reservation.

Certain parts of the journey provided by Grand Central and include free wireless internet access as part of the standard array of services.

CrossCountry offers a catering and trolley service on many trains, and passengers on Virgin Trains can purchase Wi-Fi access for a small fee and enjoy a wide range of dining options.

*Information correct at time of writing (March 2011). May be subject to change
  • How long does it take to travel from Edinburgh to London Kings Cross by train?

    The average journey time between Edinburgh and London Kings Cross is . The fastest journey time is . On an average weekday, there are 25 trains per day travelling from Edinburgh to London Kings Cross. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays.

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  • Are there direct trains from Edinburgh to London Kings Cross?

    Yes, it is possible to travel from Edinburgh to London Kings Cross without having to change trains. Use our journey planner above to get direct train times from Edinburgh to London Kings Cross.

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  • What is the distance between Edinburgh and London Kings Cross?

    The distance between Edinburgh and London Kings Cross is 330 miles.

    Distance: 330 miles
  • What time is the first train from Edinburgh to London Kings Cross?

    The first train from Edinburgh to London Kings Cross departs at .

    What time is the last train from Edinburgh to London Kings Cross?

    The last train from Edinburgh to London Kings Cross departs at .

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    Sleeper services may be available on some trains. There may also be fewer services on weekends and public holidays; use the Journey Planner above to search for a specific train on your chosen travel date.
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