• Delays to services between Grantham and Peterborough
  • 08:20 Newcastle to London Kings Cross due 11:03
  • 08:52 London Kings Cross to Edinburgh due 13:13
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Lumo services are not affected by the Industrial Action

Lumo does not take part in industrial action and will not be affected by the strike action from 2nd to 8th December. Please see here for full details.

Trains to Edinburgh

Where history meets culture. Where you meet Scotland.

Nestled between the rugged hills and the stunning coastline, Scotland's capital, Edinburgh is a city with timeless beauty, rich history, and vibrant culture. Explore its historic streets, beautiful gardens and the unmissable Edinburgh Castle. Or immerse yourself in the lively atmosphere of its festivals including; the Edinburgh Fringe Festival, Science Festival and Jazz & Blues Festival. There is in fact something for the whole family in Edinburgh.




Calton Hill

Climb Calton Hill for panoramic vistas of Edinburgh's skyline and historic monuments. It's a captivating spot for sunset views and a leisurely hike, providing a unique perspective of the city.

Calton Hills

Scotch Whiskey Experience

Immerse yourself in Scotland's rich whisky heritage at the Scotch Whisky Experience. Discover the art of whisky-making, enjoy tastings, and explore a fascinating journey through this beloved spirit's history.

Whiskey Experience Edinburgh

Princes Street Gardens

Princes Street Gardens offers lush greenery and stunning views of the famous Edinburgh Castle. Perfect for a summertime picnic, taking in the many live music events or exploring Edinburgh's Christmas Market.

Princess Gardens Edinburgh


Edinburgh Larder

Edinburgh Larder is a culinary gem, which is well-known for serving locally sourced, healthy, and sustainable seasonal delights. Enjoy a taste of Scotland's finest ingredients all in one delicious brunch menu and more.

The Witchery

For an unforgettable dining experience, The Witchery by the Castle combines exquisite Scottish cuisine with a historic atmosphere. Located near Edinburgh Castle, it's a destination for fine dining enthusiasts.

Lumo's Vegan of Choice

Edinburgh Old Town


Edinburgh Waverley Station Information

If you’re not familiar with Edinburgh Waverley station, you’ll find everything you need right here. There’s information from accessibility to parking, and ticketing to WiFi coverage. More details on our wider network can be found on this page.


You can view live train times to Edinburgh here. Here you can check live service updates with any delays or disruptions which may affect your selected journey. Click through to Lumo JourneyCheck, where you can search for disruption by journey or by disruption from other operators.


Follow us on Twitter, for notified updates to keep you updated while travelling on our trains. If you are travelling in advance to Edinburgh please check our timetable with all current engineering works that may be affecting your travel.

Our most popular station is Edinburgh Waverley. Lumo runs five direct services a day from Edinburgh Waverley to all other destinations we operate to, including Newcastle Central Station and London King's Cross. If you need to travel to Edinburgh Gateway and Edinburgh Park Station, you can book connecting journeys with us for tickets with other operators. You'll need to have a separate ticket for this part of your journey, as your Lumo train ticket is only valid on Lumo services. We recommend booking both your Lumo ticket and your ticket with the other operator together all in one booking to make the biggest saving! 

If you need information on Edinburgh Stations, you can search by station and see our station guides here.

Book train tickets here.