London Paddington (PAD) to Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) train

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Cheap train tickets from London Paddington (PAD) to Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)

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The best way to find a cheap train ticket from London Paddington (PAD) 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
08:134h56
London Paddington (PAD)
13:09Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
£731One-way
0 changes
London North Eastern Railway
10:556h36
London Paddington (PAD)
17:31Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
£731One-way
0 changes

Train timetableLondon Paddington (PAD) to Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)

Showing trains for tomorrow, Sunday, 14 July
London North Eastern Railway
08:134h56
London Paddington (PAD)
13:09Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
0 changes
London North Eastern Railway
10:556h36
London Paddington (PAD)
17:31Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
0 changes

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Train times from London Paddington (PAD) to Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)

Showing times and prices for 14 Jul

Fastest Journey

4 h 56 m

Average

5 h 46 m

Trains per day

2

Distance

531 km

Of the 2 trains that leave London Paddington (PAD) for Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) every day 2 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

London North Eastern Railway
08:134h56
London Paddington (PAD)
13:09Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
£731One-way
0 changes
London North Eastern Railway
10:556h36
London Paddington (PAD)
17:31Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
£731One-way
0 changes

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Overview: Train from London Paddington (PAD) to Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)

distanceDistance329 miles
durationAverage train duration4 h 47 min
priceAverage train ticket price£93 (€105)
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain companiesEast Coast, Lumo or Virgin Trains

Trains from London Paddington (PAD) to Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) cover the 329 miles long route taking on average 4 h 47 min with our travel partners like East Coast, Lumo or Virgin Trains. While the average ticket price for this route costs around £93, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £52. Travellers depart most frequently from London Paddington and arrive in Edinburgh Waverley.

Train companies: East Coast, Lumo and Virgin Trains trains London Paddington (PAD) to Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)

For as little as £52 you can travel by train to Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) from London Paddington (PAD) with East Coast, Lumo and Virgin Trains. Omio will show you the best deals, timetables and tickets available for this trip.

LNER is a train company based in the United Kingdom. It operates a wide range of services, from high-speed intercity trains to local services. Its most popular routes include London to Edinburgh, London to Leeds, and London to York. LNER offers a variety of train types, including the Azuma, InterCity 225, and HST. The Azuma is a modern, high-speed train that offers comfortable seating and onboard Wi-Fi. The InterCity 225 is a classic train that offers a more traditional experience. The HST is a high-speed train that offers a smooth ride and plenty of legroom. LNER offers a variety of ticket types, including Advance, Anytime, and Off-Peak. Advance tickets are the cheapest option and must be booked in advance. Anytime tickets are more expensive but can be used at any time. Off-Peak tickets are the most affordable option for travelling during off-peak times. Onboard facilities include comfortable seating, Wi-Fi, power sockets, and a range of food and drink options. LNER also offers a range of discounts and special offers, making it an affordable and convenient way to travel.

Train information from London Paddington (PAD) to Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) with East Coast:

  • Average Duration: 4 h 52 min
  • Cheapest Price: £58

FAQs: London Paddington (PAD) to Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) train

FAQs: Travel by train from London Paddington (PAD) 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 Paddington (PAD) to Edinburgh Waverley (EDB).
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from London Paddington (PAD) to Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) can start from as little as £52 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for London Paddington (PAD) to Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) is £93; 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 Paddington (PAD) to Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) train time is 4 h 47 min   covering the 329 mile long trip, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first train from London Paddington (PAD) to Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) leaves at 07: 00. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from London Paddington (PAD) to Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) leaves at 18: 52.
When taking a train from London Paddington (PAD) to Edinburgh Waverley (EDB), you can count on East Coast, Lumo or Virgin Trains for the best way to get you to Edinburgh Waverley (EDB). You can also check all possible train providers who offer a service from London Paddington (PAD) to Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.
No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 18: 52.

Passengers board the train most frequently from London Paddington, which is located around 3 miles (4.8 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 Paddington (PAD) is worth doing but not as a day trip with a journey time of 4 h 47 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
The cheapest month for a train from London Paddington (PAD) to Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) is March.
It's helpful to compare your options as there are 3 ways to travel between London Paddington (PAD) and Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) including taking a coach, train or flight.

Trains departing from London Paddington

Distance from London Paddington to city center
Distance from London Paddington to city center
3 miles (4.8 km)
Ticket Office Hours
Ticket Office Hours
24/7
How to get to this station?
How to get to this station?
Underground lines: Bakerloo Line, Circle Line, District Line, Hammersmith Line
Bus lines: N7, 23, 27, N27, 36, 205, N205, 332, 7, 46, A1, 18, N18
Train lines: Great Western Main Line, Heathrow Express
Metro: Tube Lines.
Nearest Airport
Nearest Airport
London Heathrow Airport
16 miles
How to get to nearest airport?
How to get to nearest airport?
The Heathrow Express departs from the station every 15 minutes and drives directly to Heathrow Airport Terminal 5. The journey takes about 20 minutes.
Amenities at station
Wifi
Wifi
Free Wi-Fi in the station.
ATM
ATM
Located next to the ticket office.
Taxi
Taxi
Taxi: The taxi deck is situated above Platform 12 and is accessed via the concourse and platform 12, which has escalators and lifts to the upper level to the covered marshalled taxi rank. A queuing system is in operation. There is also a separate collection point for pre-booked taxis and a drop off point | Accessible taxis: All London Black Cabs can accommodate wheelchair passengers without wheelchair users having to leave their wheelchair. There is also a separate collection point for prebooked taxis also further away from the lifts.
Lockers
Lockers
Luggage lockers are located near the taxi stand beside Platform 11.
Shopping
Shopping
Type of shops available: News agent Flower stall Shoe repairer Wide range of shops Mini supermarket Pharmacy Convenience store High street shops Off Licence Passport Photo Booth
Dining
Dining
Wasabi | The Beer House | Barburrito | Upper Crust | The Mad Bishop & Bear (Fullers) | The Pasty Shop | Burger King | Pret a Manger | The Savanna | Soboro Bakery | & more
Car Rentals
Car Rentals
Virtuo Car Hire | Hertz
Information Desk
Information Desk
Located near Platform 1.
Accessibility
Accessibility
Wheelchair access, escalators, elevators.

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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