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.

London Kings Cross (KGX)
to Edinburgh (EDB)

Wednesday 27 January 2021
Journey planner results
Departs Dep Arrives Arr Duration Dur Changes Chg Status Status
23:00 09:03 10h 03m 1
On time Details Journey uses an LNER train

CrossCountry: Please book your space before you travel.

If you are making a journey with CrossCountry, we strongly advise that you book a place on the train as availability is limited due to social distancing. If you dont book a place you may not be able to travel on your preferred service.

On time This service is scheduled to depart at 23:00

Leg summary
23:00 01:33 02h 33m On time

London North Eastern Railway from London Kings Cross to York

On time This service is scheduled to depart at 06:27

Leg summary
06:27 09:03 02h 36m On time

CrossCountry from York to Edinburgh

23:05 10:18 11h 13m 2
On time Details

On time This service is scheduled to depart at 23:05

Leg summary
23:05 23:15 00h 10m On time

from London Kings Cross to London Euston

On time This service is scheduled to depart at 23:30

Leg summary
23:30 02:14 02h 44m On time

Avanti West Coast from London Euston to Wolverhampton

On time This service is scheduled to depart at 06:37

Leg summary
06:37 10:18 03h 41m On time

Avanti West Coast from Wolverhampton to Edinburgh

Thursday 28 January 2021
00:05 10:18 10h 13m 4
Bus replacement Details

Major disruption between Lancaster and Preston expected until the end of the day

Disruption between Milton Keynes Central and Rugby expected until the end of the day

This West Midlands replacement service will be a bus which will be fully accessible.

If you need assistance or to discuss your journey requirements, please contact our Assisted Travel Team: 0800 024 8998 or 18001 0800 024 8998 (Next Generation Text).

This West Midlands Railway service is likely to be a bus or coach.

Buses have low floor accessibility, coaches do not. If you are unable to board, then West Midlands Railway will provide an alternative to meet your needs. Assisted Travel Team: 0800 024 8998 or 18001 0800 024 8998 (Next Generation Text).

This West Midlands Railway service is likely to be a bus or coach.

Buses have low floor accessibility, coaches do not. If you are unable to board, then West Midlands Railway will provide an alternative to meet your needs. Assisted Travel Team: 0800 024 8998 or 18001 0800 024 8998 (Next Generation Text).

On time This service is scheduled to depart at 00:05

Leg summary
00:05 00:20 00h 15m On time

from London Kings Cross to London Euston

On time This service is scheduled to depart at 00:35

Leg summary
00:35 01:47 01h 12m On time

West Midlands Trains from London Euston to Milton Keynes Central

On time This service is scheduled to depart at 01:57

Leg summary
01:57 Bus replacement 02:42 00h 45m On time

West Midlands Trains from Milton Keynes Central to Northampton

On time This service is scheduled to depart at 05:20

Leg summary
05:20 06:53 01h 33m On time

West Midlands Trains from Northampton to Crewe

On time This service is scheduled to depart at 07:09

Leg summary
07:09 10:18 03h 09m On time

Avanti West Coast from Crewe to Edinburgh

06:15 11:14 04h 59m 0
On time Details Journey uses an LNER train

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

Leg summary
06:15 11:14 04h 59m On time

London North Eastern Railway from London Kings Cross to Edinburgh

07:30 12:11 04h 41m 0
On time Details Journey uses an LNER train

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

Leg summary
07:30 12:11 04h 41m On time

London North Eastern Railway from London Kings Cross to Edinburgh

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London Kings Cross to Edinburgh

Average travel time
4h 35m

London Kings Cross to Edinburgh

Distance
331 miles

London Kings Cross to Edinburgh

First LNER train
06:15
Last LNER train
19:00

How many trains per day travel this route?

Approximately 20 trains per day.