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

Tuesday 26 January 2021

A railway embankment has been damaged by severe weather between Laurencekirk and Stonehaven. As a result, lines in both directions are closed while safety assessments are carried out. More information can be found in Latest Travel News.

Live departures
Departs Destination Platform Status
05:48 London Kings Cross (KGX) 6
On time Buy Details Journey uses an LNER train

On time This service is scheduled to depart at 05:48

London North Eastern Railway from Edinburgh to London Kings Cross

06:24 London Kings Cross (KGX) 19
On time Buy Details Journey uses an LNER train

On time This service is scheduled to depart at 06:24

London North Eastern Railway from Stirling to London Kings Cross

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Edinburgh to London Kings Cross

Average travel time
4h 31m

Edinburgh to London Kings Cross

Distance
331 miles

Edinburgh to London Kings Cross

First LNER train
05:48
Last LNER train
19:36

How many trains per day travel this route?

Approximately 24 trains per day.