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.
This is the last train of the day.
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5 h 48 m
6 h 41 m
Trains per day
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.
|Distance||339 miles (547 km)|
|Average train duration||5 h 22 min|
|Average train ticket price||£88 (€100)|
|Train frequency||12 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there are 12 direct trains a day|
|Train providers||London 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.
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.
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