Full of eastern promise

From the panoramic vistas of the Highlands down to the gherkins and walkie-talkies of London, you’re just spoilt for choice when travelling east side. And wherever you decide to visit, LNER will speed you there faster and cheaper while you take a breather. 

We pull out all the stops to get you there

Where can you visit with LNER? Let’s get you up to speed.


It’s where the streets are paved with gold (at least according to estate agents). It’s still as exciting to visit as ever

Popular trains to London

Edinburgh to London Kings Cross

4h 20m

Doncaster to London Kings Cross

1h 42m

Newcastle to London Kings Cross

2h 47m

York to London Kings Cross

2h 0m

Leeds to London Kings Cross

2h 17m

Durham to London Kings Cross

3h 2m

Hull to London Kings Cross

2h 53m

Darlington to London Kings Cross

2h 34m

Doncaster to London Kings Cross

1h 45m

Grantham to London Kings Cross

1h 17m

Durham to London Kings Cross

3h 2m

Harrogate to London Kings Cross

2h 57m

Bradford Forster Square to London Kings Cross

2h 29m

Berwick-upon-Tweed to London Kings Cross

3h 50m

Dundee to London Kings Cross

5h 50m

Inverness to London Kings Cross

7h 54m

Keighley to London Kings Cross

2h 53m

Lincoln to London Kings Cross

1h 56m

Morpeth to London Kings Cross

3h 35m

Newark North Gate to London Kings Cross

1h 24m

Peterborough to London Kings Cross

0h 56m

Retford to London Kings Cross

1h 39m

Stirling to London Kings Cross

5h 20m

Wakefield Westgate to London Kings Cross

2h 5m


The Scottish capital isn’t just all about the festival - it’s a cultural cauldron all year round. 

Popular trains to Edinburgh

London Kings Cross to Edinburgh

4h 20m

York to Edinburgh

2h 24m

Newcastle to Edinburgh

1h 31m

Aberdeen to Edinburgh

2h 33m

Darlington to Edinburgh

2h 2m

Durham to Edinburgh

1h 50m

Doncaster to Edinburgh

3h 2m

Newark North Gate to Edinburgh

3h 28m

Peterborough to Edinburgh

3h 52m

York to Edinburgh

2h 30m


It’s earthy, edgy, thoroughly entertaining and home to some of the world’s friendliest people. A cheap train ticket’s all you need to go walking in a Weegie wonderland.


Not just unforgettable nights you can’t remember in the morning. The resurgent city offers top class dining, culture and much more. 

Popular trains to Newcastle

Newcastle to London Kings Cross

2h 47m

Edinburgh to Newcastle

1h 28m

London Kings Cross to Newcastle

3h 0m

Peterborough to Newcastle

2h 29m

Stevenage to Newcastle

3h 11m

York to Newcastle

1h 2m


Both ancient and modern, York offers a unique and quirky boutique shopping experience. No need to go medieval on your purse with the price of our trains.

Popular trains to York

York to Leeds


York to London Kings Cross

2h 11m

York to Edinburgh

2h 24m

Edinburgh to York

2h 27m

London Kings Cross to York

1h 59m

Newcastle to York

1h 2m

Peterborough to York

1h 15m


There’s a new confidence flowing through Leeds – with a myriad bars, eateries and chic shopping experiences. 

Popular trains to Leeds

York to Leeds


Edinburgh to Leeds


London Kings Cross to Leeds

2h 16m

Peterborough to Leeds

1h 28m


Named the happiest place to live recently, the charming spa town offers a welcome respite from city hustle and bustle. So why not chill out with a cheap train ticket?

Popular trains to Harrogate

London Kings Cross to Harrogate

2h 54m


A stunning cathedral, a huge castle and a top 5 university - there are plenty of reasons to drop in on delightful Durham.

Popular trains to Durham

Edinburgh to Durham

1h 42m

London Kings Cross to Durham

2h 59m

Peterborough to Durham

2h 10m


Fantastic fishing, spectacular highland scenery and you might even see the elusive monster. You’ll only pay a tiddler of a price to head north.

Popular trains to Inverness

London Kings Cross to Inverness

8h 5m


Offshore wealth has made the Granite City one of Scotland’s most essential destinations. You don’t have to be an oil magnate to buy a ticket to visit.

Popular trains to Aberdeen

Darlington to Aberdeen

4h 50m

Edinburgh to Aberdeen

2h 39m

London Kings Cross to Aberdeen

7h 11m


The most fought-over border town in Europe is currently in England but plays football in Scotland. Whatever country it’s in, at least a cheap train ticket is a certainty.

Popular trains to Berwick

London Kings Cross to Berwick-upon-Tweed

3h 36m


From its iron age origins to its contemporary edge, this stunning cathedral city offers something for everyone.

Popular trains to Lincoln

London Kings Cross to Lincoln

1h 57m


A hotbed of creative arts and close to idyllic countryside, there’s plenty to make your heart go pitter-patter in Peterborough.

Popular trains to Peterborough

Durham to Peterborough

2h 7m

Edinburgh to Peterborough

3h 51m

London Kings Cross to Peterborough

0h 47m

Leeds to Peterborough

1h 24m

Newcastle to Peterborough

2h 20m

York to Peterborough

1h 17m

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