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3h 55m
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4h 18m
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Edinburgh train information

Find information about ticket prices, popular stations, and train companies that offer trains to Edinburgh

RETURN FROM

£124

ONE-WAY FROM

£19

POPULAR STATION

Inverkeithing Ferrytoll

POPULAR TRAIN COMPANY

Avanti West Coast
The cheapest return train ticket to Edinburgh is from Liverpool, starting at £124. This price was found within the last 72 hours.
The cheapest one-way train ticket to Edinburgh is from Liverpool, starting at £19. This price was found within the last 72 hours.
Inverkeithing Ferrytoll is one of the most popular stations in Edinburgh
Avanti West Coast, Transpennine Express, and Northern Rail also service this route

Edinburgh Train Station Directory

Location of major train stations in Edinburgh
Edinburgh Inverkeithing FerrytollEdinburgh, 56.022484, -3.406306
Edinburgh York PlaceEdinburgh, 55.9565, -3.18866
Edinburgh West EndEdinburgh, 55.9484, -3.21196
Edinburgh HaymarketEdinburgh, 55.94545, -3.217964
Edinburgh BalgreenEdinburgh, 55.9381, -3.25221
Edinburgh Burntisland AberdourEdinburgh, 56.054625, -3.300974

Book return train tickets to Edinburgh

Below are the quickest and cheapest return train tickets to Edinburgh that we could find in the past 72 hours. You can also search by a specific date by using the search form above.
Multiple carriers
30 Mar
07:19Liverpool Lime Street
4h 19m
1 stop
11:38Edinburgh Bus Station
6 Apr
06:13Edinburgh Bus Station
3h 56m
2 stops
10:09Liverpool Lime Street
Multiple carriers
30 Mar
07:19Liverpool Lime Street
4h 19m
1 stop
11:38Edinburgh Bus Station
5 Apr
01:40Edinburgh Bus Station
5h 02m
2 stops
06:42Liverpool Lime Street
Multiple carriers
13 Apr
07:39Liverpool Lime Street
3h 58m
1 stop
11:37Edinburgh Bus Station
14 Apr
10:00Edinburgh Bus Station
5h 02m
1 stop
15:02Liverpool Lime Street
Transpennine Express
14 Mar
06:25Manchester Oxford Road
3h 13m
09:38Edinburgh Bus Station
19 Mar
08:12Edinburgh Bus Station
3h 10m
11:22Manchester Oxford Road
Transpennine Express
11 Mar
06:25Manchester Oxford Road
3h 13m
09:38Edinburgh Bus Station
14 Mar
08:12Edinburgh Bus Station
3h 10m
11:22Manchester Oxford Road
Transpennine Express
8 Mar
06:25Manchester Oxford Road
3h 13m
09:38Edinburgh Bus Station
10 Mar
14:12Edinburgh Bus Station
3h 08m
17:20Manchester Oxford Road

Book one-way train tickets to Edinburgh

Below are the fastest and cheapest one-way train tickets to Edinburgh found on momondo in the last 72 hours. Select a deal below or use the search form above to find available train tickets by date.
Multiple carriers
4 Apr
05:43Liverpool Lime Street
3h 55m
2 stops
09:38Edinburgh Bus Station
Multiple carriers
4 Apr
08:01Liverpool Central
4h 18m
2 stops
12:19Edinburgh Bus Station
Lumo
24 May
05:48London King's Cross
4h 20m
10:08Edinburgh Bus Station
Lumo
24 May
05:48London King's Cross
4h 20m
10:08Edinburgh Bus Station
Lumo
22 Mar
05:48London King's Cross
4h 20m
10:08Edinburgh Waverley
Lumo
10 May
05:48London King's Cross
4h 20m
10:08Edinburgh Bus Station

FAQs for booking trains to Edinburgh

How to get to the centre of Edinburgh from Edinburgh Waverley train station?

The majority of trains to Edinburgh from across the UK arrive at Edinburgh Waverley Railway Station, the city’s main terminal. Its position between the New and Old parts of the city centre gives passengers on Edinburgh trains excellent access to the many historic buildings, monuments and attractions on offer. The distance is a short one by taxi, car hire, rideshare or cycle from Edinburgh Waverley to the Old Town is a short one. It’s close enough to walk even with heavy luggage, so you won’t need public transport like buses or trains. If you have cheap train tickets to Edinburgh, why not take advantage of them to explore the many attractions, including some between the two locations. Edinburgh Dungeon, the Royal Mile, St. Giles Cathedral and the National Library of Scotland are all situated in or near the Old City. Public bus 35 from North Bridge and 45 from South Bridge can take you to the National Museum of Scotland at the southern end, but you can walk to the historic Edinburgh Castle and Princess Street Gardens to the west of the city centre.

Can you leave luggage in the train station at Edinburgh Waverley?

If you arrive on Edinburgh trains and wish to explore the city without the bother of carrying your bags along, there are luggage storage facilities at Edinburgh Waverley to lighten the load. This is a convenient service for passengers travelling on Edinburgh trains for day trips or for those in transit to other locations with time to spare before departure. Visitors with train tickets to Edinburgh who arrive before their check-in time can also benefit from using the luggage storage lockers at Waverley station for short periods. You can leave your bags at an independent company at Platform 2 not far from the Carlton Road entrance to the station; it’s open from early morning until late evening. If you’re travelling with very heavy bags, you can reserve space in advance. The storage facilities offer round-the-clock security for travellers on trains to Edinburgh with valuable luggage.

What services are available at Edinburgh Waverley station in Edinburgh?

If you’re arriving by rail to Edinburgh, you can take advantage of a range of facilities at Edinburgh Waverley station. At the Travel Centre, you can find a ticket office and vending machines for onward travel to other Scottish cities. Toilets with baby changing facilities are located near the office, as are showers, offering convenience and comfort for travellers after long journeys. Cashpoints, photo booths, public telephones and a lost property office are some of the other amenities. A selection of retail stores and restaurants are available for refreshments and shopping. Passengers with limited mobility travelling on trains to Edinburgh will find accessible toilets and lifts, tactile strips and induction loops to help them get around the terminal; there are also step-free exits. Beyond intercity, commuter rail and bus links, Europcar has an onsite location near Platform 2, while Enterprise has an office near the New Street Car Park. If you prefer, bike-sharing facilities are available close to Edinburgh Waverley, , with taxis and rideshare pick-ups as additional transport options from the station.

Do I need identification to travel to Edinburgh by train?

UK citizens and permanent residents don’t need a passport or visa for Edinburgh trains; a valid driving licence, national ID card or proof of age card is sufficient. These are also accepted forms of ID for foreign nationals living in the UK, but taking your passport along in case of emergencies is recommended.

How much is a train ticket to Edinburgh Turnhouse?

The ticket price can vary depending on general demand and more importantly where you’re coming from. If you’re leaving from a popular departure point like Aberdeen for instance, prices usually start around £286. Inverness and London are other options, with prices usually starting from around £268 and £318 respectively.

What is the main train station in Edinburgh Turnhouse?

Edinburgh Turnhouse is best served by Inverkeithing Ferrytoll. There you’ll find a number of trains that can get you to your destination. Major cities accessible by train from Inverkeithing Ferrytoll are Aberdeen and Inverness.

What train companies go to Edinburgh Turnhouse?

Some of the options we’ve found for trains to Edinburgh Turnhouse are Avanti West Coast, Transpennine Express, and Northern Rail. Typically, your options for trains to Edinburgh Turnhouse will be determined by the route you take.

How far in advance should I book a train to Edinburgh Turnhouse?

£51 is the average one-way price to Edinburgh Turnhouse this week. For the next 3 months, we predict the price of tickets to Edinburgh Turnhouse to remain steady. We recommend booking when you can, as seats may be limited.

How far is the centre of Edinburgh Turnhouse from Inverkeithing Ferrytoll, Edinburgh York Place and Edinburgh West End stations?

If you are travelling from Inverkeithing Ferrytoll station, Edinburgh York Place station or Edinburgh West End station to the centre of Edinburgh Turnhouse, then the most direct route is 5.2 mi, 7.1 mi and 6.2 mi, respectively.

How far is Inverkeithing Ferrytoll from Edinburgh Castle, Edinburgh Waverley Station and Edinburgh Zoo?

You will need to travel 9.5 mi to get from Inverkeithing Ferrytoll to Edinburgh Castle, 9.6 mi to get from Inverkeithing Ferrytoll to Edinburgh Waverley Station, and 7.7 mi to get from Inverkeithing Ferrytoll to Edinburgh Zoo.


Popular train routes to Edinburgh

Most frequently searched train routes to Edinburgh, along with the cheapest price and shortest travel time.
Trains to Edinburgh from Aberdeen
Fastest travel time2h 32m
Cheapest price£286
Trains to Edinburgh from London
Fastest travel time4h 22m
Cheapest price£318
Trains to Edinburgh from Manchester
Fastest travel time3h 11m
Cheapest price£1,024

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