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Train Information from Edinburgh to Stansted

distanceDistance311 miles (502 km)
durationAverage train duration5 h 41 min
priceAverage train ticket price£111 (€126)
frequencyTrain frequency10 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 10 direct trains a day

Trains from Edinburgh to Stansted cover the 311 miles (502 km) long route taking on average 5 h 41 min with our travel partners like. Normally, there are 10 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this journey for as low as £59, but the average price of train tickets is £111. Travellers depart most frequently from Edinburgh Waverley and arrive in Stansted Airport.

Travel Tips

Trains from Edinburgh to Stansted
Travel by train to Stansted 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 Stansted.
FAQs
How much do cheap train tickets from Edinburgh to Stansted cost?
Omio customers have found the cheapest trains from Edinburgh to Stansted to cost as little as £59  in the next 7 days.
How much is a train ticket from Edinburgh to Stansted?
If you’re looking to buy your train tickets in the next week, you can expect the Edinburgh to Stansted train price to come in at an average of £111  one way.
What is the distance from Edinburgh to Stansted by train?
When travelling this route you should expect the distance from Edinburgh to Stansted via train to be approximately 311 miles (502 km).
How long is the train journey from Edinburgh to Stansted?
On average the train from Edinburgh to Stansted duration is 5 h 41 min  for the 311 miles (502 km) long route, but the travel time can vary if you depart on weekends and holidays.
What station does the Edinburgh to Stansted train leave from? Which Stansted train station do I come into from Edinburgh?

When departing from Edinburgh, you have various train station options to start your trip from including Edinburgh Waverley, Edinburgh Haymarket and Edinburgh Gateway. When arriving in Stansted, you can end your trip in train stations like Stansted Airport, Stansted, London Stansted Airport and Stansted Mountfitchet.

Omio customers book a train from Edinburgh Waverley   to Stansted Airport   most frequently for this route.

Where is the Edinburgh train station located? Where is the Stansted train station located?

The most popular departure train station with passengers for this trip, called Edinburgh Waverley, is located 0 mile (s) / 0 km from the city centre of Edinburgh.

The most popular arrival train station, Stansted Airport, is located 2 mile (s) / 4 km away from the city centre of Stansted.

How many train services per day are there between Edinburgh and Stansted?
On average, there are 10 trains a day from Edinburgh to Stansted. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
What time is the earliest train from Edinburgh to Stansted? What time is the last train from Edinburgh to Stansted?
The first train from Edinburgh to Stansted leaves at 07: 00   and the last train for this leaves at 10: 00. Omio shows you the latest train from Edinburgh to Stansted timetable to help you book the best departure time for this trip.
How early should I book train tickets between Edinburgh and Stansted to score the best deals?
If you buy a train ticket to Stansted from Edinburgh within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average £111 one way. However, we recommend booking your train in advance to get access to the best prices. Train tickets to Stansted from Edinburgh are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Edinburgh
Stansted
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 Stansted.
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxiTaxi
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket office hours
Sun: 07: 00 - 23: 59 | Mon - Sat: 05: 00 - 23: 59
Connections to/from station
Bus lines: 21, 25, 30, 36, 61, 62, 77, BLQ
Monorail lines: Marconi Express
Train lines: FR, FA, FB, IC, ICN, R, Italo, ÖBB EC, EN