Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) to London Waterloo (WAT) train

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Cheap train tickets from Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) to London Waterloo (WAT)

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

London North Eastern Railway
09:005h19
Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
14:19London Waterloo (WAT)
£741One-way
0 changes

Train timetableEdinburgh Waverley (EDB) to London Waterloo (WAT)

Showing trains for tomorrow, Wednesday, 24 April
London North Eastern Railway
09:005h19
Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
14:19London Waterloo (WAT)
0 changes

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Train times from Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) to London Waterloo (WAT)

Showing times and prices for 24 Apr

Fastest Journey

5 h 19 m

Average

5 h 19 m

Trains per day

1

Distance

534 km

Of the 1 trains that leave Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) for London Waterloo (WAT) every day 1 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

London North Eastern Railway
09:005h19
Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
14:19London Waterloo (WAT)
£741One-way
0 changes

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Overview: Train from Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) to London Waterloo (WAT)

distanceDistance331 miles
durationAverage train duration4 h 56 min
priceAverage train ticket price£80 (€88)
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain companiesEast Coast, Lumo or Virgin Trains

Trains from Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) to London Waterloo (WAT) cover the 331 miles long trip taking on average 4 h 56 min with our travel partners like East Coast, Lumo or Virgin Trains. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this journey for as low as £74, but the average price of train tickets is £80. Travellers depart most frequently from Edinburgh Waverley and arrive in London Waterloo.

FAQs: Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) to London Waterloo (WAT) train

FAQs: Travel by train from Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) to London Waterloo (WAT) 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 Waterloo (WAT).
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Cheap train tickets from Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) to London Waterloo (WAT) can start from as little as £74 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) to London Waterloo (WAT) is £80; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
The average journey time by train from Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) to London Waterloo (WAT) is 4 h 56 min   to travel the 331 mile long journey. Journey times can vary on weekends and holidays, so use our Journey Planner to search for a specific date.
The first train from Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) to London Waterloo (WAT) leaves at 08: 30. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) to London Waterloo (WAT) leaves at 09: 00.
For the trip from Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) to London Waterloo (WAT) you can take a train with East Coast, Lumo or Virgin Trains. Be sure to check out all possible train companies that offer services to London Waterloo (WAT) from Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.

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 Waterloo, located 1.2 miles (2 km) away from the city centre.

It's helpful to compare your options as there are 3 ways to travel between Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) and London Waterloo (WAT) including taking a coach, train 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 Waterloo

Distance from London Waterloo to city center
Distance from London Waterloo to city center
1.2 miles (2 km)
How to get to this station?
How to get to this station?
Onward travel information: Waterloo is well connected to London's public transport network. Waterloo Underground station serves the Bakerloo, Jubilee, Northern and Waterloo & City Lines. Plan a journey - Transport for London (tfl. Gov. Uk) Buses depart from several points around the station. All Transport for London Buses are accessible with step free access and have a dedicated mobility space. Buses from Waterloo (tfl. Gov. Uk) The station has a dedicated taxi rank for London Black Taxis on the roadway outside exit 3. Santander Hire Bicycles are available from the docking stations outside. Santander Cycles - Transport for London (tfl. Gov. Uk) Waterloo is within easy walking distance of the South Bank and a number of visitor attractions. Walking - Transport for London (tfl. Gov. Uk).
Metro: Waterloo Underground station is served by the Bakerloo, Jubilee, Northern and Waterloo & City Lines. Step free access is available to and from the Jubilee Line. For more information on London Transport accessibility: Plan an accessible journey - Transport for London (tfl. Gov. Uk).
Amenities at station
Wifi
Wifi
ATM
ATM
Shopping
Shopping
Type of shops available: A wide range of shops including convenience store, supermarket, pharmacy, newsagent, bookseller, clothing, gifts, travel accessories and passport photobooth.
Dining
Dining
Car Rentals
Car Rentals
Avis Budget | Europcar
Information Desk
Information Desk
Information available from staff: Yes - from help point, Yes - from information point, Yes - from ticket office | Passenger Information Systems: Departure screens, Announcements, Arrival screens
Accessibility
Accessibility
Staff help available: Yes | Step free access coverage: Yes | Step free access note: There is step free access from the main concourse to all platforms, shops and facilities. Step free exits are exit 1 (Station approach), exit 2 (with a lift to Waterloo Road and lift access to the London Underground Jubilee line), and exit 3 for taxis and onward travel towards the South Bank. | Accessible car park equipment: Wheelchair users can use car park equipment at this station unaided | Accessible taxis: Accessible taxis are available from the taxi rank on Cab Road / Station Approach | Accessible ticket machines: There are accessible ticket machines at this station | Accessible ticket machines note: Ticket machines are located at various locations on the main concourse and are accessible to wheelchair users. | Accessible toilets: Yes | Ramp for train access: Yes | Wheelchairs available: Yes | Impaired mobility set down / pick up points available: Yes

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