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Luton to Edinburgh by train
Fastest journey5hr 8m
Trains per day60
Avg. journey time7hr 2m
Travelling from Luton to Edinburgh by train
Fast trains from Luton to Edinburgh take around 5 hours and 8 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 489 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Luton and Edinburgh.
1. Are there direct trains from Luton to Edinburgh?
Journeys between Luton and Edinburgh usually involve one change of train.
We usually find around 55 departures on the route from Luton to Edinburgh every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.
Trains are typically more frequent on weekends, when we found around 75 departures.
2. How long is the train journey from Luton to Edinburgh?
The Luton to Edinburgh train travel time is normally about 5 hours and 8 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.
3. What are the Luton to Edinburgh train times and schedule?
On weekdays the earliest train to Edinburgh is usually scheduled to depart Luton around 04:46 and the last train is around 23:47. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Luton around 04:04, and the last at 00:47.
What's the Luton to Edinburgh train price?
The earlier you book the better, and the cheapest tickets we've found for trains from Luton to Edinburgh are $58.15.
Trains departing 30 days in advance will cost around $63, and when booking 7 days in advance the price is usually the same. Booking on the day of travel may be more expensive.
When to book Luton to Edinburgh train tickets?
Trains in the UK usually open for booking around 3 months in advance. If booking is not yet open for your dates then you can set a booking alert to receive an email on the day that the cheapest tickets are released for your journey from Luton to Edinburgh by train.
Which train companies operate between Luton and Edinburgh?
More than one train company operates on the route from Luton to Edinburgh, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:
- Caledonian Sleeper
- East Coast
- East Midlands Railway
- East Midlands Trains
- London North Eastern Railway
- London Underground
- Serco Caledonian Sleeper
- UK Rail Connections
You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.
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