London Stansted Airport (STN) to Edinburgh train

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Cheap train tickets from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Edinburgh

Showing times and prices for 20 Jul

Cheapest

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

Cheapest
London North Eastern Railway
09:275h45
Stansted Airport (SSD)
15:12Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
£1261One-way
1 change
Cheapest
London North Eastern Railway
08:275h44
Stansted Airport (SSD)
14:11Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
£1261One-way
1 change
Lumo
09:005h42
Stansted Airport (SSD)
14:42Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
£1391One-way
2 changes
London North Eastern Railway
09:305h56
Stansted Airport (SSD)
15:26Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
£1451One-way
2 changes
Cross Country
10:006h05
Stansted Airport (SSD)
16:05Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
£1451One-way
3 changes

Train timetableLondon Stansted Airport (STN) to Edinburgh

Showing trains for tomorrow, Saturday, 20 July
London North Eastern Railway
08:275h44
Stansted Airport (SSD)
14:11Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
1 change
London North Eastern Railway
08:305h57
Stansted Airport (SSD)
14:27Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
2 changes
Lumo
09:005h42
Stansted Airport (SSD)
14:42Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
2 changes
London North Eastern Railway
09:275h45
Stansted Airport (SSD)
15:12Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
1 change
London North Eastern Railway
09:305h56
Stansted Airport (SSD)
15:26Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
2 changes
Cross Country
10:006h05
Stansted Airport (SSD)
16:05Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
3 changes

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Train times from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Edinburgh

Showing times and prices for 20 Jul

Fastest Journey

5 h 42 m

Average

5 h 51 m

Trains per day

6

Distance

505 km

To travel from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Edinburgh you need to make at least one change.

Fastest
Lumo
09:005h42
Stansted Airport (SSD)
14:42Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
£1391One-way
2 changes
London North Eastern Railway
08:275h44
Stansted Airport (SSD)
14:11Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
£1261One-way
1 change
London North Eastern Railway
09:275h45
Stansted Airport (SSD)
15:12Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
£1261One-way
1 change
London North Eastern Railway
09:305h56
Stansted Airport (SSD)
15:26Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
£1451One-way
2 changes
London North Eastern Railway
08:305h57
Stansted Airport (SSD)
14:27Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
£1451One-way
2 changes

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Overview: Train from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Edinburgh

distanceDistance313 miles
durationAverage train duration5 h 32 min
priceAverage train ticket price£90 (€101)
frequencyTrain frequency8 a day
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain companiesEast Coast, Virgin Trains, Lumo or CrossCountry

Trains from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Edinburgh cover the 313 miles long journey taking on average 5 h 32 min with our travel partners like East Coast, Virgin Trains, Lumo or CrossCountry. Normally, there are 8 trains operating per day. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around £90, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £65.

Train companies: East Coast, Virgin Trains and Lumo trains London Stansted Airport (STN) to Edinburgh

For as little as £65 you can travel by train between London Stansted Airport (STN) and Edinburgh with East Coast, Virgin Trains and Lumo. Omio will show you the best deals, timetables and tickets available for this journey.

Avanti West Coast is a train company based in the United Kingdom. It operates high-speed trains between London and major cities in the UK, including Birmingham, Manchester, Liverpool, Glasgow and Edinburgh. The company offers a range of ticket types, including Standard, First Class and Advance tickets. Onboard facilities include free Wi-Fi, power sockets, comfortable seating and a range of food and drinks. The most popular routes for Avanti West Coast are London to Birmingham, London to Manchester and London to Glasgow. The company operates a fleet of Pendolino and Super Voyager trains, which offer a smooth and comfortable journey.

London Stansted Airport (STN) to Edinburgh train information with Virgin Trains:

  • Average Duration: 6 h 43 min
  • Cheapest Price: £74

FAQs: London Stansted Airport (STN) to Edinburgh train

FAQs: Travel by train from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Edinburgh 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 Stansted Airport (STN) to Edinburgh.
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Cheap train tickets from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Edinburgh can start from as little as £65 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for London Stansted Airport (STN) to Edinburgh is £90; 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 Stansted Airport (STN) to Edinburgh is 5 h 32 min   to travel the 313 mile long trip, with around there are 8 trains per day. Journey times can vary on weekends and holidays.
The first train from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Edinburgh leaves at 06: 12. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Edinburgh leaves at 15: 05.
There are 8 trains a day from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Edinburgh which require at least one change with East Coast, Virgin Trains, Lumo or CrossCountry. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer trains.
For the best London Stansted Airport (STN) to Edinburgh train to book, you can travel safely and comfortably with East Coast, Virgin Trains, Lumo or CrossCountry. However, it's always good to check all possible train providers with services to Edinburgh from London Stansted Airport (STN) to compare what amenities they may offer.
The cheapest month for a train from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Edinburgh is March.
You have options as you can travel between London Stansted Airport (STN) and Edinburgh 3 different ways: train, coach or flight.

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