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Overview: Train from Edinburgh to Luton

distanceDistance302 miles (487 km)
durationAverage train duration5 h 40 min
priceAverage train ticket price£79 (€90)
frequencyTrain frequency12 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 12 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesLondon North Eastern Railway

Trains from Edinburgh to Luton cover the 302 miles (487 km) long journey taking on average 5 h 40 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 £67, but the average price of train tickets is £79. Travellers depart most frequently from Edinburgh Waverley and arrive in Luton.

Travel Tips: Trains from Edinburgh to Luton

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FAQs

What is the price of the cheapest train to Luton from Edinburgh?

Omio customers have found the cheapest trains to Luton from Edinburgh to cost as little as £67  in the next 7 days.

What is the average price of train tickets between Edinburgh and Luton?

If you are looking to book your train ticket in the next 7 days, you can expect the Edinburgh to Luton train to cost on average £79  one way.

What is the distance by train from Edinburgh to Luton?

The train distance from Edinburgh to Luton is around 302 miles (487 km).

How long is the train journey to Luton from Edinburgh?

On average the train from Edinburgh to Luton duration is 5 h 40 min  for the 302 miles (487 km) long route, but the travel time can vary if you depart on weekends and holidays.

Which train station in Edinburgh goes to Luton? Which train station do I come into Luton from Edinburgh?

When taking the train to Luton from Edinburgh, you can choose to depart from train stations like Edinburgh Waverley, Edinburgh Haymarket and Edinburgh Gateway. Your route can end in train stations such as Luton, Luton Airport Parkway and London Luton Airport.

Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from Edinburgh Waverley   and arrive in Luton.

Where is the train station in Edinburgh? Where is the train station in Luton?

Passengers board the train most frequently from Edinburgh Waverley, which is located around 0.2 miles (429 m) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Luton, located 0.2 miles (381 m) away from the city centre.

What train companies go from Edinburgh to Luton?

For the route from Edinburgh to Luton you can take a train with London North Eastern Railway. Be sure to check out all possible train providers that offer services between Edinburgh and Luton on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.

How many train services are there between Edinburgh and Luton a day?

The average number of trains departing Edinburgh for Luton is 12 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.

When is the earliest train from Edinburgh to Luton? When is the last train from Edinburgh to Luton?

The first train from Edinburgh to Luton leaves at 08: 00   and the last train for this leaves at 11: 00. Omio shows you the latest train from Edinburgh to Luton times to help you book the best departure time for this journey.

How far in advance should I purchase a train ticket between Edinburgh and Luton to get the best deals?

You can find a train from Edinburgh to Luton to cost on average £79 one way if you book within the next 7 days. But we recommend buying train tickets in advance to score the best deals and save money on your journey. You’ll see tickets for the Edinburgh to Luton train generally on sale a few months before the planned travel date.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Edinburgh
Luton
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 Luton.
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ParkingParking
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Phone Number
+44 3457114141
ticketOfficeHours
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