Croydon to Edinburgh train

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Cheap train tickets from Croydon to Edinburgh

Showing times and prices for 30 May

Cheapest

The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Croydon to Edinburgh is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid travelling at rush hour.

London North Eastern Railway
15:155h59
Croydon
21:14Edinburgh
£1021One-way
0 changes
London North Eastern Railway
06:155h59
Croydon
12:14Edinburgh
£2171One-way
0 changes
London North Eastern Railway
05:106h04
Croydon
11:14Edinburgh
£2171One-way
0 changes
Lumo
04:405h28
Croydon
10:08Edinburgh
£2181One-way
0 changes

Train timetableCroydon to Edinburgh

Showing trains for tomorrow, Thursday, 30 May
London North Eastern Railway
05:106h04
Croydon
11:14Edinburgh
0 changes
Lumo
04:405h28
Croydon
10:08Edinburgh
0 changes
London North Eastern Railway
15:155h59
Croydon
21:14Edinburgh
0 changes
London North Eastern Railway
06:155h59
Croydon
12:14Edinburgh
0 changes

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Train times from Croydon to Edinburgh

Showing times and prices for 30 May

Fastest Journey

5 h 28 m

Average

5 h 52 m

Trains per day

4

Distance

547 km

Of the 4 trains that leave Croydon for Edinburgh every day 4 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Lumo
04:405h28
Croydon
10:08Edinburgh
£2181One-way
0 changes
London North Eastern Railway
15:155h59
Croydon
21:14Edinburgh
£1021One-way
0 changes
London North Eastern Railway
06:155h59
Croydon
12:14Edinburgh
£2171One-way
0 changes
London North Eastern Railway
05:106h04
Croydon
11:14Edinburgh
£2171One-way
0 changes

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Overview: Train from Croydon to Edinburgh

distanceDistance339 miles
durationAverage train duration5 h 26 min
priceAverage train ticket price£133 (€148)
frequencyTrain frequency12 a day
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain companiesEast Coast or Thameslink

Trains from Croydon to Edinburgh cover the 339 miles long journey taking on average 5 h 26 min with our travel partners like East Coast or Thameslink. Normally, there are 12 trains operating per day. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around £133, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £66. Travellers depart most frequently from East Croydon and arrive in Edinburgh Waverley.

FAQs: Croydon to Edinburgh train

FAQs: Travel by train from Croydon to Edinburgh easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Croydon to Edinburgh.
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from Croydon to Edinburgh can start from as little as £66 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Croydon to Edinburgh is £133; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
On average the Croydon to Edinburgh train time is 5 h 26 min   covering the 339 mile long trip, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Croydon to Edinburgh leaves at 04: 40. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Croydon to Edinburgh leaves at 17: 48.
There are 12 trains a day from Croydon to Edinburgh which require at least one change with East Coast or Thameslink. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer trains.
Take the Croydon to Edinburgh train with East Coast or Thameslink. However, it's always good to check out all possible train companies for the trip from Croydon to Edinburgh as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.

When departing from Croydon, you have various train station options to start your trip from including East Croydon, West Croydon and South Croydon. When arriving in Edinburgh, you can end your journey in train stations like Edinburgh Waverley, Edinburgh Gateway and Edinburgh Park.

Passengers board the train most frequently from East Croydon, which is located around 1 mile (1.6 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Edinburgh Waverley, located 0.4 miles (727 m) away from the city centre.

The cheapest month to travel from Croydon to Edinburgh by train is December.
It's helpful to compare your options as there are 3 ways to travel to Edinburgh from Croydon including taking a train, coach or flight.

Important Stations and Airports in Croydon and Edinburgh

Croydon
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East Croydon is the most popular Croydon railway station for Omio travellers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in Croydon for your journey to Edinburgh.
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Public transport options for East Croydon
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Rail replacement buses pick up / drop off at the bus stop on Dingwall Road.
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Public transport options for West Croydon
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Bus Stop B5 in Station Road Due to ongoing works, the stops for Rail Replacement bus services at West Croydon bus station are subject to regular change. Please check with local staff if intending to use this service.
Metro: London Trams (formerly Tramlink) services to Elmers End, Beckenham Junction and New Addington via East Croydon
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