Edinburgh to Croydon train

Cheap train tickets from Edinburgh to Croydon

Showing times and prices for 22 May

Cheapest

£73

Average

£130

The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

London North Eastern Railway
08:00Edinburgh5h48 13:48Croydon
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£731One-way
London North Eastern Railway
10:00Edinburgh7h34 17:34Croydon
0 changes
£1861One-way

Train schedule Edinburgh to Croydon

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London North Eastern Railway
08:00Edinburgh5h48 13:48Croydon
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London North Eastern Railway
10:00Edinburgh7h34 17:34Croydon
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Fastest train times from Edinburgh to Croydon

Showing times and prices for 22 May

Fastest Journey

5 h 48 m

Average

6 h 41 m

Trains per day

2

Distance

547 km

Of the 2 trains that leave Edinburgh for Croydon every day 2 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

London North Eastern Railway
08:00Edinburgh5h48 13:48Croydon
0 changes
£731One-way
London North Eastern Railway
10:00Edinburgh7h34 17:34Croydon
0 changes
£1861One-way

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Overview: Train from Edinburgh to Croydon

distanceDistance339 miles (547 km)
durationAverage train duration5 h 22 min
priceAverage train ticket price£88 (€100)
frequencyTrain frequency12 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 12 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersLondon North Eastern Railway

Trains from Edinburgh to Croydon cover the 339 miles (547 km) long route taking on average 5 h 22 min with our travel partners like London North Eastern Railway. Normally, there are 12 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this journey for as low as £52, but the average price of train tickets is £88. Travellers depart most frequently from Edinburgh Waverley and arrive in East Croydon.

Travel Tips: Trains from Edinburgh to Croydon

Travel by train to Croydon 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 to Croydon.
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Omio customers have found the cheapest trains between Edinburgh and Croydon to cost as little as £52  in the next 7 days.
If you’re looking to buy your train tickets in the next week, you can expect the Edinburgh to Croydon train price to come in at an average of £88  one way.
The Edinburgh to Croydon train distance is approximately 339 miles (547 km).
On average the Edinburgh to Croydon train time is 5 h 22 min  covering the 339 miles (547 km) long route, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and bank holidays.

When taking a train from Edinburgh, you have a couple of train stations you can depart from including Edinburgh Waverley, Edinburgh Gateway and Edinburgh Park. When you arrive in Croydon, your train can arrive in train stations including East Croydon, West Croydon and South Croydon.

Omio customers travelling this route book their trains from Edinburgh Waverley   to East Croydon.

Passengers booking this journey most frequently board their trains from Edinburgh Waverley and need to travel around 0.4 miles (659 m) from the city centre to get to this train station.

Passengers arriving in Croydon most often arrive at East Croydon and need to travel around 1.1 miles (1.8 km) from this train station to the city centre.

For the trip from Edinburgh to Croydon you can take a train with London North Eastern Railway. Be sure to check out all possible train companies that offer services from Edinburgh to Croydon on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
On average, there are 12 trains a day from Edinburgh to Croydon. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
You can take the first train from Edinburgh to Croydon at 07: 30   or take the last train from Edinburgh to Croydon leaving at 10: 00. Look for the latest Edinburgh Croydon train timetable on Omio and book the best time to take the train for this route.
If you book Edinburgh to Croydon train tickets within the next 7 days, you can find one way tickets to cost on average £88. However, booking in advance gives you access to the best prices for trains between Edinburgh and Croydon. Look out for train tickets for this route to go on sale a few months before your planned departure date to find the best deals.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

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Croydon
Edinburgh Waverley is the most popular Edinburgh 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 Edinburgh for your journey to Croydon.
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LockersLockers
ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxisTaxis
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Phone Number
+44 3457114141
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Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Sat: 05: 00 - 23: 59 | Sun: 07: 00 - 23: 59
Public transport options for Edinburgh Waverley
Bus lines: 22, 30, 33, X22, X25, X37
Train lines: Avanti West Coast, Caledonian Sleeper, CrossCountry, LNER, ScotRail, Transpennine Express

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