London Kings Cross (KGX) to Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) train

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Cheap train tickets from London Kings Cross (KGX) to Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)

Showing times and prices for 20 Jul

Cheapest

The best way to find a cheap train ticket from London Kings Cross (KGX) 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
11:304h44
London Kings Cross (KGX)
16:14Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
£1191One-way
0 changes
Cheapest
London North Eastern Railway
09:004h26
London Kings Cross (KGX)
13:26Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
£1191One-way
0 changes
Cheapest
London North Eastern Railway
10:304h42
London Kings Cross (KGX)
15:12Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
£1191One-way
0 changes
Cheapest
London North Eastern Railway
11:004h26
London Kings Cross (KGX)
15:26Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
£1191One-way
0 changes
Cheapest
London North Eastern Railway
08:304h40
London Kings Cross (KGX)
13:10Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
£1191One-way
0 changes

Train timetableLondon Kings Cross (KGX) to Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)

Showing trains for tomorrow, Saturday, 20 July
London North Eastern Railway
08:004h24
London Kings Cross (KGX)
12:24Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
0 changes
Cross Country
08:035h02
London Kings Cross (KGX)
13:05Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
2 changes
London North Eastern Railway
08:304h40
London Kings Cross (KGX)
13:10Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
0 changes
London North Eastern Railway
09:004h26
London Kings Cross (KGX)
13:26Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
0 changes
London North Eastern Railway
09:304h41
London Kings Cross (KGX)
14:11Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
0 changes
Avanti West Coast
09:566h22
London Kings Cross (KGX)
16:18Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
1 change
London North Eastern Railway
10:004h27
London Kings Cross (KGX)
14:27Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
0 changes
London North Eastern Railway
10:304h42
London Kings Cross (KGX)
15:12Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
0 changes
London North Eastern Railway
11:004h26
London Kings Cross (KGX)
15:26Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
0 changes
Cross Country
11:274h38
London Kings Cross (KGX)
16:05Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
1 change
London North Eastern Railway
11:304h44
London Kings Cross (KGX)
16:14Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
0 changes

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Train times from London Kings Cross (KGX) to Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)

Showing times and prices for 20 Jul

Fastest Journey

4 h 24 m

Average

4 h 46 m

Trains per day

11

Distance

531 km

Of the 11 trains that leave London Kings Cross (KGX) for Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) every day 8 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Fastest
London North Eastern Railway
08:004h24
London Kings Cross (KGX)
12:24Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
£2071One-way
0 changes
London North Eastern Railway
09:004h26
London Kings Cross (KGX)
13:26Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
£1191One-way
0 changes
London North Eastern Railway
11:004h26
London Kings Cross (KGX)
15:26Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
£1191One-way
0 changes
London North Eastern Railway
10:004h27
London Kings Cross (KGX)
14:27Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
£2231One-way
0 changes
Cross Country
11:274h38
London Kings Cross (KGX)
16:05Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
£2231One-way
1 change

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Overview: Train from London Kings Cross (KGX) to Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)

distanceDistance329 miles
durationAverage train duration4 h 18 min
priceAverage train ticket price£111 (€125)
frequencyTrain frequency16 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 16 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersEast Coast, Lumo, Virgin Trains, CrossCountry, Arriva Bus, TransPennine Express, Grand Central Trains or Caledonian Sleeper

Trains from London Kings Cross (KGX) to Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) cover the 329 miles long journey taking on average 4 h 18 min with our travel partners like East Coast, Lumo, Virgin Trains, CrossCountry, Arriva Bus, TransPennine Express, Grand Central Trains or Caledonian Sleeper. Normally, there are 16 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this trip for as low as £56, but the average price of train tickets is £111. Travellers depart most frequently from London Kings Cross and arrive in Edinburgh Waverley.

Train companies: East Coast, Lumo and Virgin Trains trains London Kings Cross (KGX) to Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)

East Coast, Lumo and Virgin Trains trains will get you between London Kings Cross (KGX) and Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) from £56. With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best train times and tickets for your trip.

Grand Central Trains is a train company based in the United Kingdom. It operates services from London to the North East of England, Yorkshire and the East Midlands. Grand Central Trains offers a range of services, including express, semi-fast and stopping services. Express services run between London and the North East, Yorkshire and the East Midlands, with journey times of up to three hours. Semi-fast services run between London and the North East, Yorkshire and the East Midlands, with journey times of up to four hours. Stopping services run between London and the North East, Yorkshire and the East Midlands, with journey times of up to five hours. Grand Central Trains offers a range of ticket types, including Standard, First Class and Advance tickets. Standard tickets are the most economical option, while First Class tickets offer more comfort and space. Advance tickets are available for purchase up to 12 weeks in advance and offer the best value for money. Onboard facilities include free Wi-Fi, power sockets, comfortable seating and a range of snacks and drinks. The most popular routes for Grand Central Trains are London to Bradford, London to Sunderland, London to York and London to Wakefield.

    FAQs: London Kings Cross (KGX) to Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) train

    FAQs: Travel by train from London Kings Cross (KGX) 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 Kings Cross (KGX) to Edinburgh Waverley (EDB).
    FAQs
    Cheap train tickets from London Kings Cross (KGX) to Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) can start from as little as £56 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for London Kings Cross (KGX) to Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) is £111; 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 London Kings Cross (KGX) to Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) is 4 h 18 min   to travel the 329 mile long journey, with around there are 16 trains per day. Journey times can vary on weekends and holidays.
    The first train from London Kings Cross (KGX) to Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) leaves at 04: 48. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
    The last train from London Kings Cross (KGX) to Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) leaves at 23: 45.
    Yes, there are 16 direct trains a day from London Kings Cross (KGX) to Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) with East Coast or Lumo. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer direct trains.
    For the trip from London Kings Cross (KGX) to Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) you can take a train with East Coast, Lumo, Virgin Trains, CrossCountry, Arriva Bus, TransPennine Express, Grand Central Trains or Caledonian Sleeper. Be sure to check out all possible train providers that offer services to Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) from London Kings Cross (KGX) on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
    Yes, you can take a night train from London Kings Cross (KGX) to Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) with Caledonian Sleeper. Find all the info regarding night trains in Europe.  

    Passengers board the train most frequently from London Kings Cross, which is located around 2.2 miles (3.6 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.

    A trip to Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) from London Kings Cross (KGX) is worth doing but not as a day trip with a journey time of 4 h 18 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
    The cheapest month to travel from London Kings Cross (KGX) to Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) by train is May.
    It's helpful to compare your options as there are 3 ways to travel from London Kings Cross (KGX) to Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) including taking a train, coach or flight.

    Trains departing from London Kings Cross

    Distance from London Kings Cross to city center
    Distance from London Kings Cross to city center
    2.2 miles (3.6 km)
    Ticket Office Hours
    Ticket Office Hours
    Mon - Fri: 05: 00 - 01: 36 | Sat: 05: 00 - 00: 36 | Sun: 05: 30 - 01: 36
    How to get to this station?
    How to get to this station?
    Underground lines: Circle, Piccadilly, Hammersmith & City, Northern, Metropolitan, Victoria
    Bus lines: 10, 17, 30, 45, 46, 59, 63, 73, 91, 205, 214, 259, 390, 476
    Train lines: Thameslink, Grand Central, Hull, London North Eastern, Gatwick Express
    Metro: N/A
    Nearest Airport
    Nearest Airport
    London City Airport
    9 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 30 minutes. Take the Southeastern line from St Pancras International to Stratford International, then take the DLR line to the airport.
    Amenities at station
    Wifi
    Wifi
    Free, unlimited Wi-Fi in the station.
    ATM
    ATM
    Located near Platforms 11 and 10, just past Caffé Nero.
    Taxi
    Taxi
    Taxi: The taxi rank is situated on Pancras Road just outside of the station. | Accessible taxis: Accessible taxis are located at the taxi rank situated on Pancras Road just outside of the station. The taxi rank is located outside the station on Pancras Road. There is a help point at the taxi rank that can be used to request disability assistance. All London Black Cabs can accommodate wheelchair passengers without wheelchair users having to leave their wheelchair.
    Lockers
    Lockers
    Located by the entrance of Platform 9 provided by Excess Baggage Co, open daily from 08: 00 until 21: 00.
    Shopping
    Shopping
    Type of shops available: Cafes, bars, kiosks, restaurants, delicatessens, confectioners, groceries, food and drink to eat in or take away. Clothes, stationery, flowers, photo processing, mobile phones, bureau de change, shoe repairs, key cutting, Pharmacy and prescriptions, optician, fitness, health and beauty services.
    Dining
    Dining
    Caffè Nero | Starbucks | The Pasty Shop | Upper Crust | Giraffe World Kitchen | Black Sheep Coffee | Hotel Chocolat | Leon | Pret a Manger | Wasabi | & more
    Information Desk
    Information Desk
    Located near the main entrance.
    Accessibility
    Accessibility
    There is step-free access in the whole station to all platforms. There are elevators between the concourse and Mezzanine and London Underground ticket hall.

    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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