Birmingham New Street to Edinburgh Waverley train

Cheap train tickets from Birmingham New Street to Edinburgh Waverley

Showing times and prices for Dec 01

Cheapest

-

Average

104

The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Birmingham New Street to Edinburgh Waverley is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

Avanti West Coast
07:15PMBirmingham New Street4h26 11:41PMEdinburgh
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Avanti West Coast
06:15AMBirmingham New Street4h03 10:18AMEdinburgh
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91One-way
Avanti West Coast
08:15AMBirmingham New Street4h03 12:18PMEdinburgh
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Avanti West Coast
10:15AMBirmingham New Street4h03 02:18PMEdinburgh
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91One-way
Avanti West Coast
12:15PMBirmingham New Street4h03 04:18PMEdinburgh
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91One-way

Train schedule from Birmingham New Street to Edinburgh Waverley

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CrossCountry
06:03AMBirmingham New Street5h03 11:06AMEdinburgh
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Avanti West Coast
06:15AMBirmingham New Street4h03 10:18AMEdinburgh
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CrossCountry
07:03AMBirmingham New Street5h01 12:04PMEdinburgh
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CrossCountry
08:03AMBirmingham New Street4h57 01:00PMEdinburgh
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Avanti West Coast
08:15AMBirmingham New Street4h03 12:18PMEdinburgh
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CrossCountry
09:03AMBirmingham New Street5h03 02:06PMEdinburgh
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CrossCountry
10:04AMBirmingham New Street4h57 03:01PMEdinburgh
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Avanti West Coast
10:15AMBirmingham New Street4h03 02:18PMEdinburgh
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CrossCountry
12:03PMBirmingham New Street5h02 05:05PMEdinburgh
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Avanti West Coast
12:15PMBirmingham New Street4h03 04:18PMEdinburgh
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CrossCountry
01:03PMBirmingham New Street5h04 06:07PMEdinburgh
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CrossCountry
02:03PMBirmingham New Street5h01 07:04PMEdinburgh
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Avanti West Coast
02:15PMBirmingham New Street4h06 06:21PMEdinburgh
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CrossCountry
03:03PMBirmingham New Street5h08 08:11PMEdinburgh
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CrossCountry
04:03PMBirmingham New Street5h05 09:08PMEdinburgh
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Avanti West Coast
04:15PMBirmingham New Street4h10 08:25PMEdinburgh
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CrossCountry
05:03PMBirmingham New Street5h10 10:13PMEdinburgh
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CrossCountry
06:03PMBirmingham New Street5h00 11:03PMEdinburgh
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Avanti West Coast
06:15PMBirmingham New Street4h07 10:22PMEdinburgh
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Avanti West Coast
07:15PMBirmingham New Street4h26 11:41PMEdinburgh
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Fastest train times from Birmingham New Street to Edinburgh Waverley

Showing times and prices for Dec 01

Fastest Journey

4 h 3 m

Average

4 h 40 m

Trains per day

20

Distance

395 km

Of the 20 trains that leave Birmingham New Street for Edinburgh Waverley every day 19 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Avanti West Coast
06:15AMBirmingham New Street4h03 10:18AMEdinburgh
0 transfers
91One-way
Avanti West Coast
08:15AMBirmingham New Street4h03 12:18PMEdinburgh
0 transfers
91One-way
Avanti West Coast
10:15AMBirmingham New Street4h03 02:18PMEdinburgh
0 transfers
91One-way
Avanti West Coast
12:15PMBirmingham New Street4h03 04:18PMEdinburgh
0 transfers
91One-way
Avanti West Coast
02:15PMBirmingham New Street4h06 06:21PMEdinburgh
0 transfers
91One-way

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Overview: Train from Birmingham New Street to Edinburgh Waverley

distanceDistance245 miles (395 km)
durationAverage train duration4 h 3 min
priceAverage train ticket price$113 (€102)
frequencyTrain frequency19 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 18 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersLondon North Eastern Railway, Cross Country or Avanti West Coast

Trains from Birmingham New Street to Edinburgh Waverley cover the 245 miles (395 km) long route taking on average 4 h 3 min with our travel partners like London North Eastern Railway, Cross Country or Avanti West Coast. Normally, there are 19 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this route for as low as $59 (€53), but the average price of train tickets is $113 (€102). Travelers depart most frequently from Birmingham New Street and arrive in Edinburgh Waverley.

Train providers: CrossCountry from Birmingham New Street to Edinburgh Waverley trains

For as little as $59 (€53) you can travel by train between Birmingham New Street and Edinburgh Waverley with CrossCountry. Omio will show you the best deals, schedules and tickets available for this trip.

CrossCountry

CrossCountry is a fast speed train company in the United Kingdom and for your next train between Birmingham New Street and Edinburgh Waverley you can choose between Standard Class and First Class tickets on Omio.

Find the perfect CrossCountry train from Birmingham New Street to Edinburgh Waverley for a smooth and relaxing journey. Omio makes it convenient for you to check the latest CrossCountry train schedules and compare the cheapest, fastest or earliest train to Edinburgh Waverley from Birmingham New Street. You can also check relevant travel information for the CrossCountry train, such as baggage allowance and amenities offered onboard, depending on the class fare you choose. Once you find the ideal route, book your cheap CrossCountry train tickets online. You can expect to travel around 245 miles (395 km) on this journey and your CrossCountry Birmingham New Street to Edinburgh Waverley train ticket can cost as little as $194 (€176) one-way if you book in advance. When you search for CrossCountry tickets from Birmingham New Street to Edinburgh Waverley in the Omio app, you can quickly see if they are mobile tickets so that you can travel paperless. Buy your official CrossCountry train tickets online quickly and easily on Omio and enjoy the travel experience!

Train information from Birmingham New Street to Edinburgh Waverley with CrossCountry:

  • Average Duration: 5 h 2 min
  • Average Price: $194
  • CrossCountry frequency: 12 a day

Travel Tips: Trains from Birmingham New Street to Edinburgh Waverley

Travel Tips: Travel by train to Edinburgh Waverley easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Birmingham New Street to Edinburgh Waverley.
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Looking to save money on your journey? Omio customers have found the cheapest train between Birmingham New Street and Edinburgh Waverley for the next 7 days starting from $59 (€53)  one way.
If you are looking to purchase your train ticket in the next 7 days, you can expect the Birmingham New Street to Edinburgh Waverley train to cost on average $113 (€102)  one way.
When traveling this route you should expect the distance between Birmingham New Street and Edinburgh Waverley by train to be approximately 245 miles (395 km).
The Birmingham New Street to Edinburgh Waverley train duration is on average 4 h 3 min, which is to be expected when traveling 245 miles (395 km) from Birmingham New Street to Edinburgh Waverley. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays.

Omio customers book a train from Birmingham New Street   to Edinburgh Waverley   most frequently for this route.

The most popular departure train station with passengers for this route, called Birmingham New Street, is located 1.6 miles (2.6 km) from the city center of Birmingham New Street.

The most popular arrival train station, Edinburgh Waverley, is located 0.4 miles (660 m) away from the city center of Edinburgh Waverley.

For the trip from Birmingham New Street to Edinburgh Waverley you can take a train with London North Eastern Railway, Cross Country or Avanti West Coast. Be sure to check out all possible train companies that offer services to Edinburgh Waverley from Birmingham New Street on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
The average number of trains departing Birmingham New Street for Edinburgh Waverley is 19 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
The earliest train for this route departs from Birmingham New Street at 6: 03 AM. The last train leaves from Birmingham New Street at 7: 15 PM. Check Omio for the latest train schedule from Birmingham New Street to Edinburgh Waverley and book the best time to depart on your chosen travel date.
You can find trains between Birmingham New Street and Edinburgh Waverley to cost on average $113 (€102) one way if you book within the next 7 days. But we recommend buying train tickets in advance to score the best deals and save money on your trip. You’ll see tickets for the Birmingham New Street to Edinburgh Waverley train generally on sale a few months before the planned travel date.

Trains departing from Birmingham New Street

Distance from Birmingham New Street to city center
Distance from Birmingham New Street to city center
1.6 miles (2.6 km)
Ticket Office Hours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Sat: 05: 15 - 23: 00 | Sun: 07: 30 - 23: 00
How to get to this station?
How to get to this station?
Bus lines: N5, N6, N8, 4, 9, 23, 45, 50, 61, X51, X70
Train lines: West Midlands, CrossCountry, Avanti West Coast, Transport for Wales
Onward travel information: There are nearby bus stops on Smallbrook Queensway and Hill Street Most buses are wheelchair accessible. ********************************************************************************************************** For information go to the local travel information office by the Stephenson Street entrance. Alternatively, visit Transport for West Midlands, or call 0121 214 7214.
Nearest Airport
Nearest Airport
Birmingham International Airport
9 miles (15 km)
How to get to nearest airport?
How to get to nearest airport?
You can take a direct train for 10 minutes from the station to the airport with Avanti West Coast, West Midlands or CrossCountry.
Amenities at station
Wifi
Wifi
Pay as you go Wi-Fi is available from Sky Wi-Fi The Cloud.
ATM
ATM
ATM machines are located on the paid concourse.
Taxi
Taxi
Taxi: Taxis drop off with the'drop & go' in the Hill Street entrance. The taxi rank is on Navigation Street (Stephenson Street / Victoria Square exit). For more information visit Traintaxi | Accessible taxis: Taxis drop off within the'drop & go' off the Hill Street entrance. The taxi rank is on Navigation Street (Stephenson Street / Victoria Square exit). All taxis are accessible with manual wheelchairs, most are accessible with electric wheelchairs. For more information visit Traintaxi
Lockers
Lockers
You can leave bags with Excess Baggage Co inside the entrance off Hill Street.
Parking
Parking
Opening Hours: 24/7 Parking space: 34 Parking Pricing: £2. 00 per 40 minutes | £12. 00 per 4 hours
Shopping
Shopping
Type of shops available: Boots located on the main concourse, before the ticket barrier Camden Food located beyond the ticket barrier Costa located beyond the ticket barrier next to Platform 5b escalator Funky Pigeon located beyond the ticket barrier between Platform escalators 9-10 M& S Food located on the main concourse Mi Casa Burritos located beyond the ticket barrier next to Platform 9 escalator The Pasty Shop located beyond the ticket barrier next to Platform 7 escalator W H Smith located on the main concourse, before the ticket barrier
Dining
Dining
All Bar One | Leon | Caffè Nero | Five Guys | Krispy Kreme | The Pasty Shop | Upper Crust | Wasabi | Starbucks | Hotel Chocolat
Car Rentals
Car Rentals
Avis | British Rental Car
Information Desk
Information Desk
In the middle of the station.
Accessibility
Accessibility
Step-free access in the whole station and ramps available for train access. All platforms have elevators and escalators.

Trains arriving to Edinburgh Waverley

Distance from Edinburgh Waverley to city center
Distance from Edinburgh Waverley to city center
660 m
Ticket Office Hours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Sat: 05: 00 - 23: 59 | Sun: 07: 00 - 23: 59
How to get to this station?
How to get to this station?
Bus lines: 22, 30, 33, X22, X25, X37
Train lines: Avanti West Coast, Caledonian Sleeper, CrossCountry, LNER, ScotRail, Transpennine Express
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Buses pick up/drop off on Waterloo Place, pick up across from Apex Hotel and drop off outside the Apex Hotel.
Metro: No metro available.
Nearest Airport
Nearest Airport
Edinburgh Airport
7 miles (12 km)
How to get to nearest airport?
How to get to nearest airport?
There is a direct tram from St Andrew Square that goes between the airport and the train station for 35 minutes. You can also opt to ride the Airlink 100 bus for 28 minutes.
Amenities at station
Wifi
Wifi
Free public Wi-Fi available.
ATM
ATM
There are a few ATM machines around the station.
Taxi
Taxi
Taxi: Nearest Taxi Ranks are on Market St and Waverley Bridge outside the station. | Accessible taxis: Taxi ranks are located on Waverley Bridge and also Market Street. Market Street can be accessed step free via available lifts.
Lockers
Lockers
You can leave luggage at Excessive Baggage Company on Platform 2.
Parking
Parking
Opening Hours: 24/7 Parking space: 509 (including 16 handicapped spaces) Parking Pricing: Free for the first 40 minutes | £8. 50 up to 3 hours | £12. 00 up to 5 hours | £17. 50 up to 10 hours | £22. 00 up to 24 hours
Shopping
Shopping
Type of shops available: Wide range of shops Passport Photo Booth
Dining
Dining
Bagel Factory | Burger King | Caffè Nero | Costa Coffee | JD Wetherspoon | The Pasty Shop | The Beer House | M&S | Pret a Manger
Car Rentals
Car Rentals
Europcar | Enterprise
Information Desk
Information Desk
Information booths are located on the concourse.
Accessibility
Accessibility
Entrances are step free. Station is equipped with an elevator. Staffed with guide communicators for the deaf. Tactile warning strips are on the platform edges for the blind.

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