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Trip Philadelphia Edinburgh

Plan your trip by train, bus, carpooling, plane from Philadelphia to Edinburgh

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How to get from Philadelphia to Edinburgh?

We are suggesting 14 routes by train, bus, carpooling, plane to plan your trip Philadelphia Edinburgh. Routes displayed are sorted depending on a performance indicator (calculated from number of changes, expected duration, distance between an airport and the center of the city it serves...). You'll be able to:
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All modes of transport Philadelphia Edinburgh

For your trip from Philadelphia (Pennsylvania, United States) to Edinburgh (Scotland, United Kingdom) with a distance of 3339 mi you will be able to take 4 modes of transport, eventually by combining plane, carpooling, bus and/or train, and according to which the duration of the journey will be significantly different.
The direct flight Philadelphia > Edinburgh will be the fastest way to get to your destination.
Leave Philadelphia and arrive early enough (at least 2 hours before the departure time) at Philadelphia International PHL airport, 7.5 mi away, to check in your luggage for the flight to Edinburgh (Edinburgh airport, IATA code: EDI) operated by US Airways.
Even though it is not possible to make the trip Philadelphia Edinburgh only by bus, there are other means of transport (plane) that will complete the journey London-Edinburgh.
You will board a coach of MegaBus or National Express in London. The bus will drop you off at Edinburgh bus station (11.2 mi from Edinburgh, United Kingdom). Please make sure to show up on time at London Victoria Coach Station bus station (1.1 mi from London) at least 15 minutes before the time of departure for Edinburgh.
It is not possible to travel directly by train from Philadelphia to Edinburgh without changing trains. You can take the train London-Edinburgh and travel by plane to get to your final destination.
Trains of East Coast to Edinburgh leave from London Kings Cross railway station in London. Arrival in Edinburgh will take place at Edinburgh Waverley station (0.1 mi from the city centre).
Blablacar is the main carpooling platform in Europe where drivers having the route London-Edinburgh will be able to share a ride with you that you will combine with a trip by plane in order to cover the entire trip.

Which carriers to travel between Philadelphia and Edinburgh?

Airlines
British Airways carries out the flights from Philadelphia International PHL airport situated 7.5 mi away from the city centre of Philadelphia to London (arrival at Heathrow LHR airport) and from Heathrow LHR airport (located 14.3 mi from London, United Kingdom) to Edinburgh (serving Edinburgh EDI airport)
FlyBE flies on the route from Heathrow LHR airport situated 14.3 mi away from the city centre of London to Edinburgh (arrival at Edinburgh EDI airport)
US Airways schedules the flight from Philadelphia International PHL airport (located 7.5 mi from Philadelphia, United States) to Edinburgh (serving Edinburgh EDI airport)
Easyjet ensures the flight route from Gatwick LGW airport situated 24.2 mi away from the city centre of London to Edinburgh (arrival at Edinburgh EDI airport)
Virgin Atlantic Airways carries out a flight from Heathrow LHR airport (located 14.3 mi from London, United Kingdom) to Edinburgh (serving Edinburgh EDI airport)
American Airlines flies on the route from John F. Kennedy International JFK airport situated 13 mi away from the city centre of New York to Edinburgh (arrival at Edinburgh EDI airport)
Ryanair schedules the flight from Stansted STN airport (located 31.7 mi from London, United Kingdom) to Edinburgh (serving Edinburgh EDI airport)
Delta Air Lines ensures the flight routes from Philadelphia International PHL airport situated 7.5 mi away from the city centre of Philadelphia to New York (arrival at John F. Kennedy International JFK airport) and from John F. Kennedy International JFK airport (located 13 mi from New York, United States) to Edinburgh (serving Edinburgh EDI airport)
Bus companies
The bus company MegaBus operates the intercity service from the bus station of London Victoria Coach Station in London and to the one of Edinburgh (Scotland United Kingdom)
MegaBus - US is the bus carrier that allows to travel on the line between the city of Philadelphia (serving 30th Street Station bus station at 1 mi from centre) and the city of New York where the coach will drop you off at New York City station situated at about 3.3 mi from New York city centre.
The coach company National Express carries out the route from the bus station of London Victoria Coach Station in London and to the one of Edinburgh (Scotland United Kingdom)
Railway companies
Amtrak provides a rail connection Philadelphia-New York with the train Acela Express from Philadelphia 30th Street railway station (1.1 mi from city-centre) and serving the rail station of New York Penn at arrival (2.7 mi from centre)
East Coast transports passengers on a rail line from London to Edinburgh with the train which leaves London Kings Cross station to arrive at Edinburgh Waverley railway station (Scotland United Kingdom)
Carpooling
Depending on the requested date, Blablacar can display an offer to share a ride London-Edinburgh (332.4 mi)

Stop cities from Philadelphia or cities to visit near Edinburgh

When travelling from Edinburgh to Philadelphia by plane, carpooling, bus, train, you might have to change at New York located at 81 mi from Philadelphia (United States) London (United Kingdom). If you have some time on your way to Edinburgh or back to Philadelphia, this may be a really good opportunity to visit and have a short stay in those cities.
 
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