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How to Travel from London to Edinburgh

There are a number of options for those traveling from London to Edinburgh in the United Kingdom. Edinburgh and London are 534 km apart. Edinburgh also uses the Pound Sterling (£) as its currency. Travelers from London to Edinburgh stay in the same time zone (UTC±00:00). As this trip from London to Edinburgh stays in the United Kingdom, no additional visa is required.

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Travelling from London to Brighton

Travelling from London to Brighton by train


The London Brighton journey by train can take as little as an hour on select routes. Direct services to Brighton train station are available from London Victoria, London St Pancras and London Bridge train stations, with the former offering mostly direct connections. Other services may require a change at either Clapham Junction, East Croydon or Gatwick Airport. Services are provided by Southern and Thameslink. Departures are available at least once an hour - except in the early hours - and run as frequently as 9 times an hour during peak times.

Travelling from London to Brighton by bus


Bus journeys between London and Brighton depart from Victoria Coach Station and terminate at Pool Valley Coach Station near Brighton Pier. These are provided by National Express and depart 24 hours a day. There are usually two services departing each hour, until the early evening when the schedule is reduced to once an hour. Most routes are direct though services departing between midnight and 8:00 a.m. tend to require a change at Gatwick Airport. The fastest London Brighton service takes just under 2 hours while less popular times can take up to 3 hours to reach Brighton.

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