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.

Edinburgh to London Kings Cross

Average travel time
4h 35m

Edinburgh to London Kings Cross

Distance
331 miles

Edinburgh to London Kings Cross

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

Upcoming direct journeys for Edinburgh to London Kings Cross

Monday 13 July 2020

Disruption between Watford Junction and London Euston / Clapham Junction due to overhead electric wire damage earlier today. More details can be found in Latest Travel News.

Live departures
Departs Destination Platform Status
16:00 London Kings Cross (KGX) 6
On time Buy Details Journey uses an LNER train

On time This service is scheduled to depart at 16:00

London North Eastern Railway from Edinburgh to London Kings Cross

16:30 London Kings Cross (KGX) 19
On time Buy Details Journey uses an LNER train

On time This service is scheduled to depart at 16:30

London North Eastern Railway from Edinburgh to London Kings Cross

17:00 London Kings Cross (KGX) 6
On time Buy Details Journey uses an LNER train

On time This service is scheduled to depart at 17:00

London North Eastern Railway from Edinburgh to London Kings Cross

17:30 London Kings Cross (KGX) 2
On time * Buy Details Journey uses an LNER train

On time This service is scheduled to depart at 17:30

London North Eastern Railway from Aberdeen to London Kings Cross

* Service update:

14:52 Aberdeen to London Kings Cross due 22:09 has been delayed at Aberdeen and is now 5 minutes late.
This is due to train crew being delayed.

Further Info:

We are sorry for the inconvenience this may cause to your journey today. If your journey has been delayed you may be entitled to some compensation. Find out more about our Delay Repay scheme at lner.co.uk/delay. Follow us on Twitter at @LNER for the latest Travel Updates.


18:30 London Kings Cross (KGX) 6
On time Buy 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

Book with confidence during Covid

We have removed our £10 admin fee and made all tickets refundable until further notice. Read the LNER COVID-19 travel advice here.

Please note that although we have recently increased our train timetable we are running a reduced timetable and have removed all catering from our trains. 

Route Fares

How many trains per day travel this route?

Approximately 19 trains per day.