Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) to London Kings Cross (KGX) train

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Cheap train tickets from Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) to London Kings Cross (KGX)

Showing times and prices for 22 Apr

Cheapest

The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) to London Kings Cross (KGX) is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid travelling at rush hour.

Cheapest
Lumo
09:244h23
Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
13:47London Kings Cross (KGX)
£611One-way
0 changes
London North Eastern Railway
09:004h41
Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
13:41London Kings Cross (KGX)
£661One-way
0 changes
London North Eastern Railway
08:004h39
Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
12:39London Kings Cross (KGX)
£701One-way
0 changes
Lumo
16:134h31
Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
20:44London Kings Cross (KGX)
£751One-way
0 changes
London North Eastern Railway
18:305h00
Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
23:30London Kings Cross (KGX)
£821One-way
0 changes

Train timetableEdinburgh Waverley (EDB) to London Kings Cross (KGX)

Showing trains for tomorrow, Monday, 22 April
London North Eastern Railway
08:004h39
Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
12:39London Kings Cross (KGX)
0 changes
London North Eastern Railway
08:304h18
Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
12:48London Kings Cross (KGX)
0 changes
London North Eastern Railway
09:004h41
Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
13:41London Kings Cross (KGX)
0 changes
Lumo
09:244h23
Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
13:47London Kings Cross (KGX)
0 changes
London North Eastern Railway
09:304h22
Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
13:52London Kings Cross (KGX)
0 changes
London North Eastern Railway
10:004h39
Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
14:39London Kings Cross (KGX)
0 changes
London North Eastern Railway
10:304h18
Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
14:48London Kings Cross (KGX)
0 changes
London North Eastern Railway
11:004h38
Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
15:38London Kings Cross (KGX)
0 changes
Lumo
11:244h20
Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
15:44London Kings Cross (KGX)
0 changes
London North Eastern Railway
11:304h19
Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
15:49London Kings Cross (KGX)
0 changes
London North Eastern Railway
12:004h38
Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
16:38London Kings Cross (KGX)
0 changes
London North Eastern Railway
12:304h18
Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
16:48London Kings Cross (KGX)
0 changes
London North Eastern Railway
13:004h40
Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
17:40London Kings Cross (KGX)
0 changes
London North Eastern Railway
13:304h20
Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
17:50London Kings Cross (KGX)
0 changes
London North Eastern Railway
14:004h41
Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
18:41London Kings Cross (KGX)
0 changes
London North Eastern Railway
14:304h18
Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
18:48London Kings Cross (KGX)
0 changes
London North Eastern Railway
15:004h38
Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
19:38London Kings Cross (KGX)
0 changes
London North Eastern Railway
15:304h19
Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
19:49London Kings Cross (KGX)
0 changes
London North Eastern Railway
16:004h38
Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
20:38London Kings Cross (KGX)
0 changes
Lumo
16:134h31
Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
20:44London Kings Cross (KGX)
0 changes
London North Eastern Railway
16:304h23
Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
20:53London Kings Cross (KGX)
0 changes
London North Eastern Railway
17:004h39
Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
21:39London Kings Cross (KGX)
0 changes
London North Eastern Railway
17:304h38
Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
22:08London Kings Cross (KGX)
0 changes
London North Eastern Railway
18:305h00
Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
23:30London Kings Cross (KGX)
0 changes

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Train times from Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) to London Kings Cross (KGX)

Showing times and prices for 22 Apr

Fastest Journey

4 h 18 m

Average

4 h 30 m

Trains per day

24

Distance

531 km

Of the 24 trains that leave Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) for London Kings Cross (KGX) every day 24 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Fastest
London North Eastern Railway
08:304h18
Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
12:48London Kings Cross (KGX)
£1081One-way
0 changes
Fastest
London North Eastern Railway
14:304h18
Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
18:48London Kings Cross (KGX)
£941One-way
0 changes
Fastest
London North Eastern Railway
12:304h18
Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
16:48London Kings Cross (KGX)
£1081One-way
0 changes
Fastest
London North Eastern Railway
10:304h18
Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
14:48London Kings Cross (KGX)
£1081One-way
0 changes
London North Eastern Railway
15:304h19
Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
19:49London Kings Cross (KGX)
£891One-way
0 changes

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Overview: Train from Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) to London Kings Cross (KGX)

distanceDistance329 miles
durationAverage train duration4 h 20 min
priceAverage train ticket price£78 (€86)
frequencyTrain frequency25 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 25 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersEast Coast, Lumo, Virgin Trains, CrossCountry, TransPennine Express, Arriva Bus, Grand Central Trains or East Midlands Trains

Trains from Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) to London Kings Cross (KGX) cover the 329 miles long journey taking on average 4 h 20 min with our travel partners like East Coast, Lumo, Virgin Trains, CrossCountry, TransPennine Express, Arriva Bus, Grand Central Trains or East Midlands Trains. Normally, there are 25 trains operating per day. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this trip for as low as £38, but the average price of train tickets is £78. Travellers depart most frequently from Edinburgh Waverley and arrive in London Kings Cross.

Train providers: East Coast, Lumo and Virgin Trains trains Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) to London Kings Cross (KGX)

Travel to London Kings Cross (KGX) from Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) from £40 with Omio’s train partners East Coast, Lumo and Virgin Trains! You can find the best timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the most convenient trip for you.

Grand Central Trains is a train company based in the United Kingdom. It operates services from London to the North East of England, Yorkshire and the East Midlands. Grand Central Trains offers a range of services, including express, semi-fast and stopping services. Express services run between London and the North East, Yorkshire and the East Midlands, with journey times of up to three hours. Semi-fast services run between London and the North East, Yorkshire and the East Midlands, with journey times of up to four hours. Stopping services run between London and the North East, Yorkshire and the East Midlands, with journey times of up to five hours. Grand Central Trains offers a range of ticket types, including Standard, First Class and Advance tickets. Standard tickets are the most economical option, while First Class tickets offer more comfort and space. Advance tickets are available for purchase up to 12 weeks in advance and offer the best value for money. Onboard facilities include free Wi-Fi, power sockets, comfortable seating and a range of snacks and drinks. The most popular routes for Grand Central Trains are London to Bradford, London to Sunderland, London to York and London to Wakefield.

    FAQs: Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) to London Kings Cross (KGX) train

    FAQs: Travel by train from Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) to London Kings Cross (KGX) 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 Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) to London Kings Cross (KGX).
    FAQs
    Cheap train tickets from Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) to London Kings Cross (KGX) can start from as little as £38 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) to London Kings Cross (KGX) is £78; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
    The train time to London Kings Cross (KGX) from Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) is on average 4 h 20 min   for the 329 mile long journey, but the time it takes to go from Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) to London Kings Cross (KGX) by train can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
    The first train from Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) to London Kings Cross (KGX) leaves at 06: 23. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
    The last train from Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) to London Kings Cross (KGX) leaves at 19: 58.
    There are 25 trains a day from Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) to London Kings Cross (KGX) which require at least one change with East Coast, Lumo, Virgin Trains, CrossCountry, TransPennine Express, Arriva Bus, Grand Central Trains or East Midlands Trains. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer trains.
    Yes, there's a high-speed train to London Kings Cross (KGX). Take the fast train with East Midlands Trains from Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) to London Kings Cross (KGX).
    For the journey from Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) to London Kings Cross (KGX) you can take a train with East Coast, Lumo, Virgin Trains, CrossCountry, TransPennine Express, Arriva Bus, Grand Central Trains or East Midlands Trains. Be sure to check out all possible train providers that offer services to London Kings Cross (KGX) from Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
    No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 19: 58.

    Passengers board the train most frequently from Edinburgh Waverley, which is located around 0.4 miles (727 m) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at London Kings Cross, located 2.2 miles (3.6 km) away from the city centre.

    The cheapest month for a train from Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) to London Kings Cross (KGX) is September.
    You have options as you can travel between Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) and London Kings Cross (KGX) 3 different ways: train, coach or flight.

    Trains departing from Edinburgh Waverley

    Distance from Edinburgh Waverley to city center
    Distance from Edinburgh Waverley to city center
    0.4 miles (727 m)
    Ticket Office Hours
    Ticket Office Hours
    Mon - Sat: 05: 00 - 23: 59 | Sun: 07: 00 - 23: 59
    How to get to this station?
    How to get to this station?
    Bus lines: 22, 30, 33, X22, X25, X37
    Train lines: Avanti West Coast, Caledonian Sleeper, CrossCountry, LNER, ScotRail, Transpennine Express
    Location for Rail Replacement Services: Buses pick up/drop off on Waterloo Place, pick up across from Apex Hotel and drop off outside the Apex Hotel.
    Metro: No metro available.
    Nearest Airport
    Nearest Airport
    Edinburgh Airport
    7 miles
    How to get to nearest airport?
    How to get to nearest airport?
    There is a direct tram from St Andrew Square that goes between the airport and the train station for 35 minutes. You can also opt to ride the Airlink 100 bus for 28 minutes.
    Amenities at station
    Wifi
    Wifi
    Free public Wi-Fi available.
    ATM
    ATM
    There are a few ATM machines around the station.
    Taxi
    Taxi
    Taxi: Nearest Taxi Ranks are on Market St and Waverley Bridge outside the station. | Accessible taxis: Taxi ranks are located on Waverley Bridge and also Market Street. Market Street can be accessed step free via available lifts.
    Lockers
    Lockers
    You can leave luggage at Excessive Baggage Company on Platform 2.
    Shopping
    Shopping
    Type of shops available: Wide range of shops Passport Photo Booth
    Dining
    Dining
    Bagel Factory | Burger King | Caffè Nero | Costa Coffee | JD Wetherspoon | The Pasty Shop | The Beer House | M&S | Pret a Manger
    Car Rentals
    Car Rentals
    Europcar | Enterprise
    Information Desk
    Information Desk
    Information booths are located on the concourse.
    Accessibility
    Accessibility
    Entrances are step free. Station is equipped with an elevator. Staffed with guide communicators for the deaf. Tactile warning strips are on the platform edges for the blind.

    Trains arriving to London Kings Cross

    Distance from London Kings Cross to city center
    Distance from London Kings Cross to city center
    2.2 miles (3.6 km)
    Ticket Office Hours
    Ticket Office Hours
    Mon - Fri: 05: 00 - 01: 36 | Sat: 05: 00 - 00: 36 | Sun: 05: 30 - 01: 36
    How to get to this station?
    How to get to this station?
    Underground lines: Circle, Piccadilly, Hammersmith & City, Northern, Metropolitan, Victoria
    Bus lines: 10, 17, 30, 45, 46, 59, 63, 73, 91, 205, 214, 259, 390, 476
    Train lines: Thameslink, Grand Central, Hull, London North Eastern, Gatwick Express
    Metro: N/A
    Nearest Airport
    Nearest Airport
    London City Airport
    9 miles
    How to get to nearest airport?
    How to get to nearest airport?
    The airport can be reached from the station by public transit in 30 minutes. Take the Southeastern line from St Pancras International to Stratford International, then take the DLR line to the airport.
    Amenities at station
    Wifi
    Wifi
    Free, unlimited Wi-Fi in the station.
    ATM
    ATM
    Located near Platforms 11 and 10, just past Caffé Nero.
    Taxi
    Taxi
    Taxi: The taxi rank is situated on Pancras Road just outside of the station. | Accessible taxis: Accessible taxis are located at the taxi rank situated on Pancras Road just outside of the station. The taxi rank is located outside the station on Pancras Road. There is a help point at the taxi rank that can be used to request disability assistance. All London Black Cabs can accommodate wheelchair passengers without wheelchair users having to leave their wheelchair.
    Lockers
    Lockers
    Located by the entrance of Platform 9 provided by Excess Baggage Co, open daily from 08: 00 until 21: 00.
    Shopping
    Shopping
    Type of shops available: Cafes, bars, kiosks, restaurants, delicatessens, confectioners, groceries, food and drink to eat in or take away. Clothes, stationery, flowers, photo processing, mobile phones, bureau de change, shoe repairs, key cutting, Pharmacy and prescriptions, optician, fitness, health and beauty services.
    Dining
    Dining
    Caffè Nero | Starbucks | The Pasty Shop | Upper Crust | Giraffe World Kitchen | Black Sheep Coffee | Hotel Chocolat | Leon | Pret a Manger | Wasabi | & more
    Information Desk
    Information Desk
    Located near the main entrance.
    Accessibility
    Accessibility
    There is step-free access in the whole station to all platforms. There are elevators between the concourse and Mezzanine and London Underground ticket hall.

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