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 cheap ticket deals for passengers making the trip from London King’s Cross to Edinburgh, helping to make sure your journey gets off to the best possible start.

London Kings Cross to Edinburgh

Average travel time
4h 45m

London Kings Cross to Edinburgh

Distance
331 miles

London Kings Cross to Edinburgh

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

Upcoming direct journeys for London Kings Cross to Edinburgh

Tuesday 31 March 2020

Additional trains to Great Northern destinations operate from London St Pancras International which is a short walk from London Kings Cross.

To help tackle the spread of Coronavirus, rail companies have made alterations to their timetable. Full details and the impact to your journey can be found here.

Live departures
Departs Destination Platform Status
11:30 Edinburgh (EDB) 0
On time Buy Details Journey uses an LNER train

On time This service is scheduled to depart at 11:30

London North Eastern Railway from London Kings Cross to Edinburgh

13:30 Edinburgh (EDB)
On time Buy Details Journey uses an LNER train

On time This service is scheduled to depart at 13:30

London North Eastern Railway from London Kings Cross to Edinburgh

Coronavirus Travel Information

Train travel remains a vital public service and LNER will continue to operate our trains to keep the country moving. However, due to new guidance from the UK Government around Coronavirus (COVID-19), we are running a special, temporary timetable, have removed catering from our trains and closed all First Class lounges. We have also removed our £10 admin fee, for a temporary period, so that you can book and rearrange travel with confidence. Read the full COVID-19 travel advice here.

Route Fares

How many trains per day travel this route?

Approximately 16 trains per day.