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Cheap train tickets from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Edinburgh

Showing times and prices for Jul 23

Cheapest

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

Cheapest
London North Eastern Railway
09:30AM5h54
Heathrow Airport T4 (HAF)
03:24PMEdinburgh Waverley (EDB)
$1701One-way
2 transfers
Cheapest
London North Eastern Railway
09:25AM5h59
Heathrow Airport T123 (HXX)
03:24PMEdinburgh Waverley (EDB)
$1701One-way
2 transfers
Lumo
09:27AM5h44
Heathrow Airport T5 (HWV)
03:11PMEdinburgh Waverley (EDB)
$1711One-way
2 transfers
London North Eastern Railway
09:00AM6h08
Heathrow Airport T4 (HAF)
03:08PMEdinburgh Waverley (EDB)
$2391One-way
2 transfers
London North Eastern Railway
08:00AM6h15
Heathrow Airport T4 (HAF)
02:15PMEdinburgh Waverley (EDB)
$2391One-way
2 transfers

Train schedule from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Edinburgh

Showing trains for tomorrow, Tuesday, July 23
London North Eastern Railway
08:00AM6h15
Heathrow Airport T4 (HAF)
02:15PMEdinburgh Waverley (EDB)
2 transfers
London North Eastern Railway
08:12AM6h03
Heathrow Airport T5 (HWV)
02:15PMEdinburgh Waverley (EDB)
2 transfers
London North Eastern Railway
08:17AM5h58
Heathrow Airport T123 (HXX)
02:15PMEdinburgh Waverley (EDB)
2 transfers
London North Eastern Railway
09:00AM6h08
Heathrow Airport T4 (HAF)
03:08PMEdinburgh Waverley (EDB)
2 transfers
London North Eastern Railway
09:12AM5h56
Heathrow Airport T5 (HWV)
03:08PMEdinburgh Waverley (EDB)
2 transfers
Lumo
09:15AM5h56
Heathrow Airport T4 (HAF)
03:11PMEdinburgh Waverley (EDB)
2 transfers
London North Eastern Railway
09:17AM5h51
Heathrow Airport T123 (HXX)
03:08PMEdinburgh Waverley (EDB)
2 transfers
London North Eastern Railway
09:25AM5h59
Heathrow Airport T123 (HXX)
03:24PMEdinburgh Waverley (EDB)
2 transfers
Lumo
09:25AM5h46
Heathrow Airport T123 (HXX)
03:11PMEdinburgh Waverley (EDB)
2 transfers
Lumo
09:27AM5h44
Heathrow Airport T5 (HWV)
03:11PMEdinburgh Waverley (EDB)
2 transfers
London North Eastern Railway
09:30AM5h54
Heathrow Airport T4 (HAF)
03:24PMEdinburgh Waverley (EDB)
2 transfers
London North Eastern Railway
09:42AM5h42
Heathrow Airport T5 (HWV)
03:24PMEdinburgh Waverley (EDB)
2 transfers
Cross Country
09:57AM6h09
Heathrow Airport T5 (HWV)
04:06PMEdinburgh Waverley (EDB)
3 transfers
London North Eastern Railway
09:57AM6h19
Heathrow Airport T5 (HWV)
04:16PMEdinburgh Waverley (EDB)
2 transfers
Cross Country
10:00AM6h06
Heathrow Airport T4 (HAF)
04:06PMEdinburgh Waverley (EDB)
3 transfers

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Fastest train times from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Edinburgh

Showing times and prices for Jul 23

Fastest Journey

5 h 42 m

Average

5 h 59 m

Trains per day

15

Distance

530 km

It's difficult to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Edinburgh without transferring at least 2 times.

Fastest
London North Eastern Railway
09:42AM5h42
Heathrow Airport T5 (HWV)
03:24PMEdinburgh Waverley (EDB)
$3341One-way
2 transfers
Lumo
09:27AM5h44
Heathrow Airport T5 (HWV)
03:11PMEdinburgh Waverley (EDB)
$1711One-way
2 transfers
Lumo
09:25AM5h46
Heathrow Airport T123 (HXX)
03:11PMEdinburgh Waverley (EDB)
$3341One-way
2 transfers
London North Eastern Railway
09:17AM5h51
Heathrow Airport T123 (HXX)
03:08PMEdinburgh Waverley (EDB)
$3341One-way
2 transfers
London North Eastern Railway
09:30AM5h54
Heathrow Airport T4 (HAF)
03:24PMEdinburgh Waverley (EDB)
$1701One-way
2 transfers

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Overview: Train from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Edinburgh

distanceDistance328 miles (529 km)
durationAverage train duration5 h 24 min
priceAverage train ticket price$180 (€155)
frequencyTrain frequency7 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 3 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesEast Coast, Lumo, CrossCountry or Virgin Trains

Trains from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Edinburgh cover the 328 miles (529 km) long route taking on average 5 h 24 min with our travel partners like East Coast, Lumo, CrossCountry or Virgin Trains. Normally, there are 7 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this trip for as low as $110 (€95), but the average price of train tickets is $180 (€155).

Train companies: East Coast, Lumo and CrossCountry from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Edinburgh trains

You can travel by train to Edinburgh from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) with East Coast, Lumo and CrossCountry for as low as $110 (€95). When you search for schedules and tickets, Omio will show you the best trip.

CrossCountry is a fast speed train company in the United Kingdom and for your next train between London Heathrow Airport (LHR) and Edinburgh you can choose between Standard Class and First Class tickets on Omio.

London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Edinburgh train information with CrossCountry:

  • Average Duration: 5 h 51 min
  • Cheapest Price: $145

FAQs: Trains from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Edinburgh

FAQs: Travel by train from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) 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 Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Edinburgh.
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Edinburgh can start from as little as $110 (€95) when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Edinburgh is $180 (€155); 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 Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Edinburgh is 5 h 24 min   to travel the 328 mile (529 km) long trip, with around there are 7 trains per day. Journey times can vary on weekends and holidays.
The first train from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Edinburgh leaves at 6: 17 AM. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Edinburgh leaves at 7: 17 PM.
Yes, it is possible to travel from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Edinburgh without having to change trains with Virgin Trains. There are 3 direct trains from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Edinburgh each day. There may be fewer direct services available on weekends or holidays.
When taking a train from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Edinburgh, you can count on East Coast, Lumo, CrossCountry or Virgin Trains for the best way to get you to Edinburgh. You can also check all possible train companies who offer a service to Edinburgh from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.
No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 7: 17 PM.
The cheapest month to travel from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Edinburgh by train is November.
It's helpful to compare your options as there are 3 ways to travel to Edinburgh from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) including taking a train, bus or flight.

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