London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) train

Fri, 19 Apr
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Cheap train tickets from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)

Showing times and prices for 19 Apr

Cheapest

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

London North Eastern Railway
08:506h19
London Heathrow Airport (LHR)
15:09Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
£1091One-way
0 changes
London North Eastern Railway
08:066h09
London Heathrow Airport (LHR)
14:15Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
£1241One-way
0 changes
London North Eastern Railway
09:506h26
London Heathrow Airport (LHR)
16:16Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
£1251One-way
0 changes
Lumo
13:425h29
London Heathrow Airport (LHR)
19:11Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
£1301One-way
0 changes

Train timetableLondon Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)

Showing trains for tomorrow, Friday, 19 April
London North Eastern Railway
08:066h09
London Heathrow Airport (LHR)
14:15Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
0 changes
London North Eastern Railway
09:506h26
London Heathrow Airport (LHR)
16:16Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
0 changes
London North Eastern Railway
08:506h19
London Heathrow Airport (LHR)
15:09Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
0 changes
Lumo
13:425h29
London Heathrow Airport (LHR)
19:11Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
0 changes

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Train times from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)

Showing times and prices for 19 Apr

Fastest Journey

5 h 29 m

Average

6 h 5 m

Trains per day

4

Distance

530 km

Of the 4 trains that leave London Heathrow Airport (LHR) for Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) every day 4 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Lumo
13:425h29
London Heathrow Airport (LHR)
19:11Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
£1301One-way
0 changes
London North Eastern Railway
08:066h09
London Heathrow Airport (LHR)
14:15Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
£1241One-way
0 changes
London North Eastern Railway
08:506h19
London Heathrow Airport (LHR)
15:09Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
£1091One-way
0 changes
London North Eastern Railway
09:506h26
London Heathrow Airport (LHR)
16:16Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
£1251One-way
0 changes

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Overview: Train from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)

distanceDistance328 miles
durationAverage train duration5 h 29 min
priceAverage train ticket price£130 (€145)
frequencyTrain frequency7 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 3 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesEast Coast, Lumo, CrossCountry or Virgin Trains

Trains from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) cover the 328 miles long journey taking on average 5 h 29 min with our travel partners like East Coast, Lumo, CrossCountry or Virgin Trains. Normally, there are 7 trains operating per day. While the average ticket price for this route costs around £130, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £101.

Train providers: East Coast, Lumo and CrossCountry trains London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)

You can travel by train to Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) with East Coast, Lumo and CrossCountry for as low as £107. When you search for timetables and tickets, Omio will show you the best route.

Cross Country trains are a UK-based train operator that provides services across the country including trains between London Heathrow Airport (LHR) and Edinburgh Waverley (EDB). They offer a range of services, from express services to local services, and have a variety of ticket types to suit different needs. Their express services, such as the CrossCountry Voyager and CrossCountry XC Trains, offer a fast and comfortable journey, with onboard facilities such as free Wi-Fi, power sockets, and a selection of snacks and drinks. Their local services, such as the CrossCountry Regional and CrossCountry Regional Express, provide a more leisurely journey, with stops at smaller stations along the way. They also offer a range of ticket types, such as Advance, Anytime, and Off-Peak tickets, to suit different budgets and travel needs. The most popular routes for Cross Country trains include London to Birmingham, Manchester to Edinburgh, and Bristol to Reading.

FAQs: London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) train

FAQs: Travel by train from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) 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 London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Edinburgh Waverley (EDB).
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) can start from as little as £101 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) is £130; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
On average the London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) train time is 5 h 29 min   covering the 328 mile long journey, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first train from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) leaves at 06: 55. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) leaves at 19: 06.
There are 7 trains a day from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) which require at least one change with East Coast, Lumo, CrossCountry or Virgin Trains. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer trains.
Take the London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) train with East Coast, Lumo, CrossCountry or Virgin Trains. However, it's always good to check out all possible train companies for the route from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 19: 06.
The cheapest month for a train from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) is January.
You have options as you can travel from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) 3 different ways: train, coach or flight.

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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