Edinburgh to London Kings Cross

Now you can travel between capitals for a lot less cash. So if you're canny, you can find a cheap train ticket from Edinburgh to London Kings Cross and back. And as you speed between the cultural centres of both countries, you can watch some of the finest scenery the country has to offer go flashing by. You'll arrive fresh as a daisy and safe in the knowledge that you have that wee bit extra spending money.

Upcoming direct journeys for Edinburgh to London Kings Cross

Thursday 15 April 2021

Disruption between Birmingham New Street and Sandwell & Dudley due to a fault with the signalling system. More information can be found in Latest Travel News.

Live departures
Departs Destination Platform Status
18:30 London Kings Cross (KGX) 5
On time Details Journey uses an LNER train

On time This service is scheduled to depart at 18:30

London North Eastern Railway from Edinburgh to London Kings Cross


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Edinburgh to London Kings Cross

Average travel time
4h 41m

Edinburgh to London Kings Cross

331 miles

Edinburgh to London Kings Cross

First LNER train
Last LNER train

How many trains per day travel this route?

Approximately 20 trains per day.