Stansted to Edinburgh train

Cheap train tickets from Stansted to Edinburgh

Showing times and prices for Sep 26

Cheapest

104

Average

180

The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

London North Eastern Railway
09:03AMStansted6h12 03:15PMEdinburgh
0 transfers
1041One-way
Cross Country
04:18PMStansted5h45 10:03PMEdinburgh
0 transfers
1981One-way
London North Eastern Railway
09:18AMStansted5h57 03:15PMEdinburgh
0 transfers
1981One-way
London North Eastern Railway
08:21AMStansted5h48 02:09PMEdinburgh
0 transfers
1991One-way
London North Eastern Railway
07:21AMStansted5h51 01:12PMEdinburgh
0 transfers
2011One-way

Train schedule from Stansted to Edinburgh

Showing trains for tomorrow, Monday, September 26
London North Eastern Railway
07:21AMStansted5h51 01:12PMEdinburgh
0 transfers
London North Eastern Railway
08:21AMStansted5h48 02:09PMEdinburgh
0 transfers
London North Eastern Railway
09:03AMStansted6h12 03:15PMEdinburgh
0 transfers
London North Eastern Railway
09:18AMStansted5h57 03:15PMEdinburgh
0 transfers
Cross Country
04:18PMStansted5h45 10:03PMEdinburgh
0 transfers

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Fastest train times from Stansted to Edinburgh

Showing times and prices for Sep 26

Fastest Journey

5 h 45 m

Average

5 h 54 m

Trains per day

5

Distance

502 km

Of the 5 trains that leave Stansted for Edinburgh every day 5 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Cross Country
04:18PMStansted5h45 10:03PMEdinburgh
0 transfers
1981One-way
London North Eastern Railway
08:21AMStansted5h48 02:09PMEdinburgh
0 transfers
1991One-way
London North Eastern Railway
07:21AMStansted5h51 01:12PMEdinburgh
0 transfers
2011One-way
London North Eastern Railway
09:18AMStansted5h57 03:15PMEdinburgh
0 transfers
1981One-way
London North Eastern Railway
09:03AMStansted6h12 03:15PMEdinburgh
0 transfers
1041One-way

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Overview: Train from Stansted to Edinburgh

distanceDistance311 miles (502 km)
durationAverage train duration5 h 49 min
priceAverage train ticket price$158 (€154)
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain providersLondon North Eastern Railway or Lumo

Trains from Stansted to Edinburgh cover the 311 miles (502 km) long journey taking on average 5 h 49 min with our travel partners like London North Eastern Railway or Lumo. There are direct train services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around $158 (€154), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $95 (€92). Travelers depart most frequently from Stansted Airport and arrive in Edinburgh Waverley.

Train companies: Abellio Greater Anglia from Stansted to Edinburgh trains

Find the best trains from Stansted to Edinburgh with Omio's travel partners Abellio Greater Anglia from $95 (€92). We can find you the best deals, schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the best route.

Abellio Greater Anglia

Find cheap tickets for Abellio Greater Anglia trains from Stansted to Edinburgh on Omio. Omio can help you find the best train deals and prices all in one place by showing you the most up-to-date Stansted to Edinburgh train schedule from Abellio Greater Anglia, the latest train ticket offers available and other travel information for the 311 miles (502 km) trip to Edinburgh from Stansted, including information on baggage allowance and amenities offered onboard depending on the class fare you pick and choose. If you search for trains between Stansted and Edinburgh in the Omio app, you can check to see if the Abellio Greater Anglia trains available are mobile tickets, which makes it even more convenient for you to go paperless when traveling. Check the Abellio Greater Anglia train schedule for your ideal departure and arrival times, compare the best route available to get to Edinburgh from Stansted and then book a cheap train with ease. Sit back and enjoy your upcoming train between Stansted and Edinburgh with Abellio Greater Anglia!

Train information from Stansted to Edinburgh with Abellio Greater Anglia:

  • Average Duration: 1 h 11 min
  • Abellio Greater Anglia frequency: 10 a day

Travel Tips: Trains from Stansted to Edinburgh

Travel by train 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 Stansted to Edinburgh.
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Looking to save money on your trip? Omio customers have found the cheapest train from Stansted to Edinburgh for the next 7 days starting from $95 (€92)  one way.
In the next 7 days you can expect to pay on average $158 (€154)  for a train ticket to Edinburgh from Stansted.
The Stansted to Edinburgh train distance is approximately 311 miles (502 km).
While the time it takes to travel 311 miles (502 km) from Stansted to Edinburgh can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays, the Stansted to Edinburgh train journey time is on average 5 h 49 min.

Some of the Stansted train stations to Edinburgh you can start your journey from include Stansted Airport, Stansted, London Stansted Airport and Stansted Mountfitchet. Similarly, some of the arrival train stations in Edinburgh include Edinburgh Waverley, Edinburgh Gateway and Edinburgh Park.

When traveling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Stansted Airport   and arriving in Edinburgh Waverley.

Passengers board their train most frequently from Stansted Airport and travel around 5 miles (8.1 km) from the city center to this train station.

Passengers traveling this route most often arrive at Edinburgh Waverley and need to travel approximately 0.4 miles (660 m) from the train station to the city center in Edinburgh.

For the route from Stansted to Edinburgh you can take a train with London North Eastern Railway or Lumo. Be sure to check out all possible train providers that offer services to Edinburgh from Stansted on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
The earliest train departing from Stansted to Edinburgh leaves at 5: 22 AM. The last train departing from Stansted to Edinburgh leaves at 4: 18 PM. You can find the latest Stansted to Edinburgh train schedule on Omio and book the best time to leave for your journey on your chosen travel date.
If you book a train ticket from Stansted to Edinburgh within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $158 (€154) one way. However, we recommend booking your train in advance to get access to the best prices. Train tickets from Stansted to Edinburgh are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Stansted
Edinburgh
Stansted Airport is the most popular Stansted railway station for Omio travelers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in Stansted for your trip to Edinburgh.
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WifiWifi
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ShoppingShopping
ParkingParking
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TaxisTaxis
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Phone Number
+44 3457114141
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Sun: 06: 30 - 19: 00
Public transit options for Stansted Airport
Bus lines: IC buses, National Express, X10 Airlink, X30 Airlink, 42A, 133 Sapphire, 5, 6, 7, 7A
Train lines: Stansted Express, West Anglia Main Line, CrossCountry
Onward travel information: Local buses and National Coach routes stop in bus station located at airport
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Rail Replacement services operate from the main coach station as directed by Station Staff.
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
ParkingParking
ATMATM
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Public transit options for Stansted Mountfitchet
Onward travel information: Local bus services
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Replacement transport stop at the junction of Station Road and Church Road, next to the Kings Arms public house

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