Edinburgh to London Stansted Airport (STN) train

Fri, Jul 19
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Cheap train tickets from Edinburgh to London Stansted Airport (STN)

Showing times and prices for Jul 19

Cheapest

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

Cheapest
London North Eastern Railway
08:00AM5h41
Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
01:41PMStansted Airport (SSD)
$1341One-way
1 transfer
Cheapest
London North Eastern Railway
09:00AM6h24
Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
03:24PMStansted Airport (SSD)
$1341One-way
2 transfers
Cheapest
London North Eastern Railway
09:30AM5h54
Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
03:24PMStansted Airport (SSD)
$1341One-way
3 transfers
Lumo
09:24AM5h47
Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
03:11PMStansted Airport (SSD)
$1441One-way
2 transfers
London North Eastern Railway
09:30AM5h41
Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
03:11PMStansted Airport (SSD)
$1541One-way
2 transfers

Train schedule from Edinburgh to London Stansted Airport (STN)

Showing trains for tomorrow, Friday, July 19
London North Eastern Railway
08:00AM5h41
Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
01:41PMStansted Airport (SSD)
1 transfer
London North Eastern Railway
08:30AM5h41
Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
02:11PMStansted Airport (SSD)
2 transfers
London North Eastern Railway
09:00AM6h24
Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
03:24PMStansted Airport (SSD)
2 transfers
Lumo
09:24AM5h47
Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
03:11PMStansted Airport (SSD)
2 transfers
London North Eastern Railway
09:30AM5h54
Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
03:24PMStansted Airport (SSD)
3 transfers
London North Eastern Railway
09:30AM5h41
Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
03:11PMStansted Airport (SSD)
2 transfers

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Fastest train times from Edinburgh to London Stansted Airport (STN)

Showing times and prices for Jul 19

Fastest Journey

5 h 41 m

Average

5 h 51 m

Trains per day

6

Distance

505 km

It's difficult to get from Edinburgh to London Stansted Airport (STN) without transferring at least once.

Fastest
London North Eastern Railway
08:00AM5h41
Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
01:41PMStansted Airport (SSD)
$1341One-way
1 transfer
Fastest
London North Eastern Railway
09:30AM5h41
Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
03:11PMStansted Airport (SSD)
$1541One-way
2 transfers
Fastest
London North Eastern Railway
08:30AM5h41
Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
02:11PMStansted Airport (SSD)
$1541One-way
2 transfers
Lumo
09:24AM5h47
Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
03:11PMStansted Airport (SSD)
$1441One-way
2 transfers
London North Eastern Railway
09:30AM5h54
Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
03:24PMStansted Airport (SSD)
$1341One-way
3 transfers

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

distanceDistance313 miles (505 km)
durationAverage train duration5 h 15 min
priceAverage train ticket price$114 (€98)
frequencyTrain frequency12 a day
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain companiesEast Coast or Lumo

Trains from Edinburgh to London Stansted Airport (STN) cover the 313 miles (505 km) long route taking on average 5 h 15 min with our travel partners like East Coast or Lumo. Normally, there are 12 trains operating per day. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around $114 (€98), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $62 (€54).

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

Find the best trains between Edinburgh and London Stansted Airport (STN) with Omio's travel partners East Coast and Lumo from $62 (€54). We can find you the best deals, schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the best journey.

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.

Edinburgh to London Stansted Airport (STN) train information with East Coast:

  • Average Duration: 5 h 15 min
  • Cheapest Price: $92
  • East Coast frequency: 12 a day

FAQs: Trains from Edinburgh to London Stansted Airport (STN)

FAQs: Travel by train from Edinburgh to London Stansted Airport (STN) 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 Edinburgh to London Stansted Airport (STN).
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from Edinburgh to London Stansted Airport (STN) can start from as little as $62 (€54) when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Edinburgh to London Stansted Airport (STN) is $114 (€98); however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
On average the Edinburgh to London Stansted Airport (STN) train time is 5 h 15 min   covering the 313 mile (505 km) long journey, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Edinburgh to London Stansted Airport (STN) leaves at 6: 23 AM. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Edinburgh to London Stansted Airport (STN) leaves at 7: 36 PM.
There are 12 trains a day from Edinburgh to London Stansted Airport (STN) which require at least one change with East Coast or Lumo. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer trains.
Take the Edinburgh to London Stansted Airport (STN) train with East Coast or Lumo. However, it's always good to check out all possible train providers for the route from Edinburgh to London Stansted Airport (STN) as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 7: 36 PM.
The cheapest month to travel from Edinburgh to London Stansted Airport (STN) by train is May.
You have options as you can travel from Edinburgh to London Stansted Airport (STN) 3 different ways: train, bus or flight.

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