Gatwick Airport (GTW) to Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) train

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Cheap train tickets from Gatwick Airport (GTW) to Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)

Showing times and prices for 22 Apr

Cheapest

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

Cheapest
London North Eastern Railway
05:385h42
Gatwick Airport (GTW)
11:20Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
£2531One-way
2 changes
Cheapest
London North Eastern Railway
06:066h08
Gatwick Airport (GTW)
12:14Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
£2531One-way
2 changes
Cheapest
London North Eastern Railway
04:416h33
Gatwick Airport (GTW)
11:14Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
£2531One-way
1 change

Train timetableGatwick Airport (GTW) to Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)

Showing trains for tomorrow, Monday, 22 April
London North Eastern Railway
04:416h33
Gatwick Airport (GTW)
11:14Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
1 change
London North Eastern Railway
05:385h42
Gatwick Airport (GTW)
11:20Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
2 changes
London North Eastern Railway
06:066h08
Gatwick Airport (GTW)
12:14Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
2 changes

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Train times from Gatwick Airport (GTW) to Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)

Showing times and prices for 22 Apr

Fastest Journey

5 h 42 m

Average

6 h 7 m

Trains per day

3

Distance

569 km

To travel from Gatwick Airport (GTW) to Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) you need to make at least one change.

Fastest
London North Eastern Railway
05:385h42
Gatwick Airport (GTW)
11:20Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
£2531One-way
2 changes
London North Eastern Railway
06:066h08
Gatwick Airport (GTW)
12:14Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
£2531One-way
2 changes
London North Eastern Railway
04:416h33
Gatwick Airport (GTW)
11:14Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
£2531One-way
1 change

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Overview: Train from Gatwick Airport (GTW) to Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)

distanceDistance353 miles
durationAverage train duration5 h 39 min
priceAverage train ticket price£138 (€153)
frequencyTrain frequency1 a day
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain providersEast Coast, Lumo or Thameslink

Trains from Gatwick Airport (GTW) to Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) cover the 353 miles long trip taking on average 5 h 39 min with our travel partners like East Coast, Lumo or Thameslink. Normally, there is 1 train operating per day. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this journey for as low as £66, but the average price of train tickets is £138. Travellers depart most frequently from Gatwick Airport and arrive in Edinburgh Waverley.

FAQs: Gatwick Airport (GTW) to Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) train

FAQs: Travel by train from Gatwick Airport (GTW) to Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) 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 Gatwick Airport (GTW) to Edinburgh Waverley (EDB).
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from Gatwick Airport (GTW) to Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) can start from as little as £66 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Gatwick Airport (GTW) to Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) is £138; 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 Gatwick Airport (GTW) to Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) is 5 h 39 min   to travel the 353 mile long trip, with around there is 1 train per day. Journey times can vary on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Gatwick Airport (GTW) to Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) leaves at 04: 40. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Gatwick Airport (GTW) to Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) leaves at 17: 45.
There is 1 train a day from Gatwick Airport (GTW) to Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) which require at least one change with East Coast, Lumo or Thameslink. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer trains.
For the route from Gatwick Airport (GTW) to Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) you can take a train with East Coast, Lumo or Thameslink. Be sure to check out all possible train providers that offer services between Gatwick Airport (GTW) and Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Gatwick Airport, which is located around 29.3 miles (47.2 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Edinburgh Waverley, located 0.4 miles (727 m) away from the city centre.

The cheapest month for a train from Gatwick Airport (GTW) to Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) is November.
It's helpful to compare your options as there are 3 ways to travel between Gatwick Airport (GTW) and Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) including taking a train, coach or flight.

Trains departing from Gatwick Airport

Distance from Gatwick Airport to city center
Distance from Gatwick Airport to city center
29.3 miles (47.2 km)
Ticket Office Hours
Ticket Office Hours
24/7
How to get to this station?
How to get to this station?
Bus lines: GH1, 17, 18
Train lines: Thameslink, Brighton Main Line, Gatwick Express, Redhill Line, Mainline East, Mainline West
Onward travel information: Available from airport.
Location for Rail Replacement Services: The upper level of the bus station
Nearest Airport
Nearest Airport
London Gatwick Airport
1 miles
How to get to nearest airport?
How to get to nearest airport?
The airport can be reached from the station by public transit in 5 minutes via the inter-terminal shuttle.
Amenities at station
Wifi
Wifi
Free Wi-Fi in the station.
ATM
ATM
Located outside the station as well as on concourse.
Taxi
Taxi
Taxi: Taxis are located in the South Terminal bus Station, about 200 yards from station concourse through airport complex
Lockers
Lockers
Provided by Excess Baggage Co located in the North Terminal, open daily from 06: 00 until 18: 00.
Dining
Dining
Costa Coffee | KFC | McDonald's
Car Rentals
Car Rentals
Enterprise | Alamo | Hertz | SIXT | Europcar | Avis
Information Desk
Information Desk
Located inside the main terminal.
Accessibility
Accessibility
Escalators, elevators, induction loop, accessible ticket machines, impaired mobility set down, wheelchair ramp for train access, accessible toilets, accessible booking office.

Trains arriving to 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.

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