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Gatwick Airport to Edinburgh

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  1. departed
    Gatwick Airport
    Platform 1
    07:15
    Gatwick Airport
    Platform 1
    07:46
    London Victoria
    Platform 14 estimated
    07:46
    London Victoria
    08:30
    London Euston
    08:30
    London Euston
    11:47
    Carlisle
    Platform 3 estimated
    12:06
    Carlisle
    Platform 1 estimated
    13:30
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 10 estimated
    on time
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 10 estimated
    3 changes
    Super Off Peak
  2. departed
    Gatwick Airport
    Platform 1
    07:15
    Gatwick Airport
    Platform 1
    07:46
    London Victoria
    Platform 14 estimated
    07:48
    London Victoria
    08:43
    London Euston
    08:43
    London Euston
    14:17
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 9 estimated
    on time
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 9 estimated
    2 changes
    Super Off Peak
  3. on time
    Gatwick Airport
    Platform 2
    07:36
    Gatwick Airport
    Platform 2
    09:22
    Bedford
    Platform 3 estimated
    09:36
    Bedford
    10:16
    St Neots
    10:26
    St Neots
    Platform 2 estimated
    14:25
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 19 estimated
    on time
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 19 estimated
    2 changes
    Super Off Peak
  4. expected to depart at 
    Gatwick Airport
    Platform 1
    07:41
    Gatwick Airport
    Platform 1
    08:13
    London Victoria
    Platform 18 estimated
    08:49
    London Victoria
    09:30
    London Euston
    09:30
    London Euston
    11:38
    Preston (Lancs)
    Platform 3 estimated
    11:53
    Preston (Lancs)
    Platform 3 estimated
    14:17
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 9 estimated
    on time
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 9 estimated
    3 changes
    Super Off Peak
  5. on time
    Gatwick Airport
    Platform 2
    08:06
    Gatwick Airport
    Platform 2
    09:51
    Bedford
    Platform 3 estimated
    10:00
    Bedford
    10:40
    St Neots
    10:53
    St Neots
    Platform 1 estimated
    15:09
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 9 estimated
    on time
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 9 estimated
    2 changes
    Super Off Peak
  6. on time
    Gatwick Airport
    Platform 1
    08:15
    Gatwick Airport
    Platform 1
    08:49
    London Victoria
    Platform 14 estimated
    08:49
    London Victoria
    09:30
    London Euston
    09:30
    London Euston
    11:38
    Preston (Lancs)
    Platform 3 estimated
    11:53
    Preston (Lancs)
    Platform 3 estimated
    14:17
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 9 estimated
    on time
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 9 estimated
    3 changes
    Super Off Peak
  7. on time
    Gatwick Airport
    Platform 2
    08:36
    Gatwick Airport
    Platform 2
    10:21
    Bedford
    Platform 3 estimated
    10:36
    Bedford
    11:16
    St Neots
    11:25
    St Neots
    Platform 2 estimated
    15:27
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 6 estimated
    on time
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 6 estimated
    2 changes
    Super Off Peak

Journey information from Gatwick Airport to Edinburgh

  • Train Fares from: £49
  • Fastest route:
  • Slowest route:
  • Average journey time:
  • Changes: 1 to 4
  • How long does it take to travel from Gatwick Airport to Edinburgh by train?

    The average journey time between Gatwick Airport and Edinburgh is . On an average weekday, there are 40 trains travelling from Gatwick Airport to Edinburgh. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays.

    Avg. Duration
  • What is the fastest journey from Gatwick Airport to Edinburgh by train?

    The fastest journey time by train is .

  • How much does the train from Gatwick Airport to Edinburgh cost?

    Train tickets from Gatwick Airport to Edinburgh can start from as little as £49 when you book in advance and are usually more expensive when purchased on the day. Prices can also vary depending the time of day, route and class you book.

  • Are there direct trains from Gatwick Airport to Edinburgh?

    No, it is not possible to travel from Gatwick Airport to Edinburgh without having to change trains. Use our journey planner above to get direct train times from Gatwick Airport to Edinburgh.

    No direct trains possible
  • What is the distance between Gatwick Airport and Edinburgh?

    The distance between Gatwick Airport and Edinburgh is 354 miles.

    Distance: 354 miles
  • What time is the first train from Gatwick Airport to Edinburgh?

    The first train from Gatwick Airport to Edinburgh departs at .

    What time is the last train from Gatwick Airport to Edinburgh?

    The last train from Gatwick Airport to Edinburgh departs at .

    First train
    Last train
    No sleeper services are available. 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.
  • If you're like us, you've probably seen the sheer number of ticket types available in the UK and wondered ''Why are there so many?!'' Well, luckily we've put together a handy guide to all the variations of train ticket you may encounter on your travels.

    *Please note that not all types of train tickets are available for every journey. Factors such as the time, date and train company you'll be using can affect the availability of each one.

Gatwick Airport to Edinburgh timetable

Check out the next trains departing from Gatwick Airport to Edinburgh for Saturday 29th Feb 2020. For the full train timetable, or to search for a later time or date, click here.

DepartsArrivesDuration
07:1513:306h 15m, 3 changes
07:1514:177h 2m, 2 changes
07:3614:256h 49m, 2 changes
07:4114:176h 36m, 3 changes
08:0615:097h 3m, 2 changes
08:1514:176h 2m, 3 changes
08:3615:276h 51m, 2 changes

If you’re looking for the return train journey, check out trains from Edinburgh to Gatwick Airport.

How to find cheap train tickets from Gatwick Airport to Edinburgh

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**Average savings on Advance fares booked at least one week before day of travel vs Anytime fares purchased on day of travel. Subject to availability. Excludes coach.
Advance adult single fare. Excludes booking fee. Prices seen by Trainline customers in the last 30 days. Availability limited.