London Kings Cross to Edinburgh

Buying a train ticket from London King’s Cross to Edinburgh takes you between the thriving capital of England to the resurgent capital of Scotland, passing through some of the UK’s finest countryside and most dynamic cities on the way. For such a long journey, finding a cheap ticket from London King’s Cross to Edinburgh can make a substantial saving. That’s why we offer such a wide variety of deals for passengers making the trip, helping to make sure your journey gets off to the best possible start.

Upcoming direct journeys for London Kings Cross to Edinburgh

Saturday 31 July 2021

Trains to some Great Northern destinations operate from both London Kings Cross and London St Pancras International, which are a short distance from each other.

Live departures
Departs Destination Platform Status
06:15 Edinburgh (EDB) 4
On time Details Journey uses an LNER train

On time This service is scheduled to depart at 06:15

London North Eastern Railway from London Kings Cross to Edinburgh

07:00 Edinburgh (EDB) 1
On time Buy Details Journey uses an LNER train

On time This service is scheduled to depart at 07:00

London North Eastern Railway from London Kings Cross to Edinburgh

07:30 Edinburgh (EDB)
On time Buy Details Journey uses an LNER train

On time This service is scheduled to depart at 07:30

London North Eastern Railway from London Kings Cross to Edinburgh

08:00 Edinburgh (EDB)
On time Buy Details Journey uses an LNER train

On time This service is scheduled to depart at 08:00

London North Eastern Railway from London Kings Cross to Edinburgh

08:30 Edinburgh (EDB)
On time Buy Details Journey uses an LNER train

On time This service is scheduled to depart at 08:30

London North Eastern Railway from London Kings Cross to Edinburgh

09:00 Edinburgh (EDB)
On time Buy Details Journey uses an LNER train

On time This service is scheduled to depart at 09:00

London North Eastern Railway from London Kings Cross to Edinburgh

09:30 Edinburgh (EDB)
On time Buy Details Journey uses an LNER train

On time This service is scheduled to depart at 09:30

London North Eastern Railway from London Kings Cross to Edinburgh

10:00 Aberdeen (ABD)
On time Buy Details Journey uses an LNER train

On time This service is scheduled to depart at 10:00

London North Eastern Railway from London Kings Cross to Aberdeen

RELATED FAQS

Average travel time (4h 39m)

  • The equivalent of walking to the top of Arthur’s Seat and back.
  • The equivalent of reading the first Harry Potter book in its entirety.

Distance (331 miles)

  • It’s about 1615 times as high as London’s tallest building The Shard
  • It’s about 5500 times as tall as Big Ben

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London Kings Cross to Edinburgh

Average travel time
4h 36m

London Kings Cross to Edinburgh

Distance
331 miles

London Kings Cross to Edinburgh

First LNER train
06:15
Last LNER train
18:00