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Train Information from Edinburgh to Stansted

distanceDistance311 miles (502 km)
durationAverage train duration5 h 41 min
priceAverage train ticket price$139 (€112)
frequencyTrain frequency10 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 10 direct trains a day

Trains from Edinburgh to Stansted cover the 311 miles (502 km) long trip taking on average 5 h 41 min with our travel partners like. Normally, there are 10 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this route for as low as $93 (€75), but the average price of train tickets is $139 (€112).

Travel Tips

Trains from Edinburgh to Stansted
Travel by train to Stansted 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 Stansted.
How much are cheap trains from Edinburgh to Stansted?
Omio customers have found cheap train tickets to Stansted from Edinburgh for as low as $93 (€75)  for the next 7 days.
What is the cost of a train between Edinburgh and Stansted?
The Edinburgh to Stansted train ticket price is on average $139 (€112)  if you are looking to book your tickets for this trip in the next week.
How far is Edinburgh to Stansted by train?
When traveling this route you should expect the distance between Edinburgh and Stansted by train to be approximately 311 miles (502 km).
How many hours is the train time to Stansted from Edinburgh?
The train time from Edinburgh to Stansted is on average 5 h 41 min  for the 311 miles (502 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go between Edinburgh and Stansted by train can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.
How many trains per day are there from Edinburgh to Stansted?
On average, there are 10 trains a day from Edinburgh to Stansted. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
When is the earliest train from Edinburgh to Stansted? When is the last train from Edinburgh to Stansted?
The earliest train for this journey departs from Edinburgh at 7: 00 AM. The last train leaves from Edinburgh at 8: 26 AM. Check Omio for the latest train schedule from Edinburgh to Stansted and book the best time to depart on your chosen travel date.
How far in advance should I book a train ticket from Edinburgh to Stansted to get the best deals?
You can find trains from Edinburgh to Stansted to cost on average $139 (€112) one way if you book within the next 7 days. But we recommend buying train tickets in advance to score the best deals and save money on your journey. You’ll see tickets for the Edinburgh to Stansted train generally on sale a few months before the planned travel date.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Edinburgh Waverley

Frequently Asked Questions

Where is the train station and what is the best way to get there?
This station is within walking distance of the city centre and is connected to other parts of the city by public transport.