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

Showing times and prices for Jul 23

Cheapest

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 traveling at rush hour.

Avanti West Coast
08:48AM6h30
London Paddington (PAD)
03:18PMEdinburgh Waverley (EDB)
$621One-way
0 transfers
London North Eastern Railway
09:00AM5h09
London Paddington (PAD)
02:09PMEdinburgh Waverley (EDB)
$1001One-way
0 transfers
London North Eastern Railway
01:00PM5h09
London Paddington (PAD)
06:09PMEdinburgh Waverley (EDB)
$1011One-way
0 transfers
Avanti West Coast
08:02AM5h17
London Paddington (PAD)
01:19PMEdinburgh Waverley (EDB)
$1271One-way
0 transfers
London North Eastern Railway
08:30AM4h52
London Paddington (PAD)
01:22PMEdinburgh Waverley (EDB)
$1301One-way
0 transfers

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

Showing trains for tomorrow, Tuesday, July 23
London North Eastern Railway
08:30AM4h52
London Paddington (PAD)
01:22PMEdinburgh Waverley (EDB)
0 transfers
Avanti West Coast
08:02AM5h17
London Paddington (PAD)
01:19PMEdinburgh Waverley (EDB)
0 transfers
London North Eastern Railway
09:00AM5h09
London Paddington (PAD)
02:09PMEdinburgh Waverley (EDB)
0 transfers
London North Eastern Railway
01:00PM5h09
London Paddington (PAD)
06:09PMEdinburgh Waverley (EDB)
0 transfers
London North Eastern Railway
08:33AM5h35
London Paddington (PAD)
02:08PMEdinburgh Waverley (EDB)
0 transfers

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Fastest train times from London Paddington (PAD) to Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)

Showing times and prices for Jul 23

Fastest Journey

4 h 52 m

Average

5 h 23 m

Trains per day

7

Distance

531 km

Of the 7 trains that leave London Paddington (PAD) for Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) every day 7 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

London North Eastern Railway
08:30AM4h52
London Paddington (PAD)
01:22PMEdinburgh Waverley (EDB)
$1301One-way
0 transfers
London North Eastern Railway
09:00AM5h09
London Paddington (PAD)
02:09PMEdinburgh Waverley (EDB)
$1001One-way
0 transfers
London North Eastern Railway
01:00PM5h09
London Paddington (PAD)
06:09PMEdinburgh Waverley (EDB)
$1011One-way
0 transfers
London North Eastern Railway
08:00AM5h15
London Paddington (PAD)
01:15PMEdinburgh Waverley (EDB)
$1621One-way
0 transfers
Avanti West Coast
08:02AM5h17
London Paddington (PAD)
01:19PMEdinburgh Waverley (EDB)
$1271One-way
0 transfers

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

distanceDistance329 miles (531 km)
durationAverage train duration4 h 47 min
priceAverage train ticket price$122 (€105)
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain companiesEast Coast, Lumo or Virgin Trains

Trains from London Paddington (PAD) to Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) cover the 329 miles (531 km) long journey taking on average 4 h 47 min with our travel partners like East Coast, Lumo or Virgin Trains. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this trip for as low as $68 (€59), but the average price of train tickets is $122 (€105). Travelers depart most frequently from London Paddington and arrive in Edinburgh Waverley.

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

For as little as $68 (€59) you can travel by train between London Paddington (PAD) and Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) with East Coast, Virgin Trains and Lumo. Omio will show you the best deals, schedules and tickets available for this route.

Lumo are an open access operator launched in 2021 owned by FirstGroup providing train travel from London to Scotland and the North-East of England. It runs between London and Edinburgh along the East Coast Main Line. Lumo trains offer 100% electric travel along with amenities like comforable seating, free WiFi & their LumoEats at-seat catering in their single Standard Class. Lumo offered two ticket types their advance tickets LumoFixed which are only valid on the date and train booked but are exchangeable prior to departure and their Anytime tickets which can be used on any Lumo train on the date of your ticket.

London Paddington (PAD) to Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) train information with Lumo:

  • Average Duration: 4 h 47 min
  • Cheapest Price: $104

FAQs: Trains from London Paddington (PAD) to Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)

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 $68 (€59) when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for London Paddington (PAD) to Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) is $122 (€105); 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 (531 km) long route, 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 7: 00 AM. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from London Paddington (PAD) to Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) leaves at 6: 52 PM.
For the journey from London Paddington (PAD) to Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) you can take a train with East Coast, Lumo or Virgin Trains. Be sure to check out all possible train providers that offer services between London Paddington (PAD) and Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 6: 52 PM.

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 to travel from London Paddington (PAD) to Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) by train is March.
You have options as you can travel to Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) from London Paddington (PAD) 3 different ways: bus, 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 (25 km)
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 (12 km)
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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