Cairnryan to Edinburgh train

Fri, Jul 19
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Cheap train tickets from Cairnryan to Edinburgh

Showing times and prices for Jul 19

Cheapest

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

Cheapest
Scotrail
09:11AM3h34
Girvan station (GIR)
12:45PMEdinburgh Waverley (EDB)
$521One-way
2 transfers
Cheapest
Scotrail
12:59PM3h31
Girvan station (GIR)
04:30PMEdinburgh Waverley (EDB)
$521One-way
3 transfers
Cheapest
Scotrail
09:11AM2h55
Girvan station (GIR)
12:06PMEdinburgh Waverley (EDB)
$521One-way
3 transfers
Cheapest
Scotrail
12:59PM3h49
Girvan station (GIR)
04:48PMEdinburgh Waverley (EDB)
$521One-way
2 transfers
Cheapest
Scotrail
11:02AM3h12
Girvan station (GIR)
02:14PMEdinburgh Waverley (EDB)
$521One-way
2 transfers

Train schedule from Cairnryan to Edinburgh

Showing trains for tomorrow, Friday, July 19
Scotrail
09:11AM3h34
Girvan station (GIR)
12:45PMEdinburgh Waverley (EDB)
2 transfers
Scotrail
09:11AM2h55
Girvan station (GIR)
12:06PMEdinburgh Waverley (EDB)
3 transfers
Scotrail
11:02AM3h12
Girvan station (GIR)
02:14PMEdinburgh Waverley (EDB)
2 transfers
Scotrail
12:59PM3h31
Girvan station (GIR)
04:30PMEdinburgh Waverley (EDB)
3 transfers
Scotrail
12:59PM3h49
Girvan station (GIR)
04:48PMEdinburgh Waverley (EDB)
2 transfers
Scotrail
01:05PM4h24
Stranraer station (STR)
05:29PMEdinburgh Waverley (EDB)
3 transfers
Scotrail
01:05PM4h51
Stranraer station (STR)
05:56PMEdinburgh Waverley (EDB)
2 transfers
Scotrail
01:57PM3h32
Girvan station (GIR)
05:29PMEdinburgh Waverley (EDB)
3 transfers

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Fastest train times from Cairnryan to Edinburgh

Showing times and prices for Jul 19

Fastest Journey

2 h 55 m

Average

3 h 43 m

Trains per day

8

Distance

158 km

It's difficult to get from Cairnryan to Edinburgh without transferring at least 2 times.

Fastest
Scotrail
09:11AM2h55
Girvan station (GIR)
12:06PMEdinburgh Waverley (EDB)
$521One-way
3 transfers
Scotrail
11:02AM3h12
Girvan station (GIR)
02:14PMEdinburgh Waverley (EDB)
$521One-way
2 transfers
Scotrail
12:59PM3h31
Girvan station (GIR)
04:30PMEdinburgh Waverley (EDB)
$521One-way
3 transfers
Scotrail
01:57PM3h32
Girvan station (GIR)
05:29PMEdinburgh Waverley (EDB)
$521One-way
3 transfers
Scotrail
09:11AM3h34
Girvan station (GIR)
12:45PMEdinburgh Waverley (EDB)
$521One-way
2 transfers

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Overview: Train from Cairnryan to Edinburgh

distanceDistance98 miles (158 km)
durationAverage train duration3 h 4 min
priceAverage train ticket price$44 (€38)
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain companiesScotRail

Trains from Cairnryan to Edinburgh cover the 98 miles (158 km) long journey taking on average 3 h 4 min with our travel partners like ScotRail. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this journey for as low as $42 (€36), but the average price of train tickets is $44 (€38). Travelers depart most frequently from Cairnryan and arrive in Edinburgh Waverley.

Train providers: ScotRail from Cairnryan to Edinburgh trains

Travel between Cairnryan and Edinburgh from $42 (€36) with Omio’s train partners ScotRail! You can find the best schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the most affordable trip for you.

Scotrail is a train operating company in Scotland, providing rail services throughout the country. It operates a wide range of services, from commuter trains to long-distance intercity services. The company operates a variety of train types, including the Class 380, Class 385, Class 156, Class 158 and Class 170. These trains offer a range of onboard facilities, such as free Wi-Fi, power sockets, and comfortable seating. Scotrail also offers a range of ticket types, including Advance, Off-Peak, and Anytime tickets. The most popular routes for Scotrail include Glasgow to Edinburgh, Glasgow to Inverness, and Edinburgh to Aberdeen.

ScotRail from Cairnryan to Edinburgh train information:

  • Average Duration: 3 h 4 min
  • Cheapest Price: $42

FAQs: Trains from Cairnryan to Edinburgh

FAQs: Travel by train from Cairnryan to Edinburgh 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 Cairnryan to Edinburgh.
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from Cairnryan to Edinburgh can start from as little as $42 (€36) when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Cairnryan to Edinburgh is $44 (€38); however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
On average the Cairnryan to Edinburgh train time is 3 h 4 min   covering the 98 mile (158 km) long journey, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Cairnryan to Edinburgh leaves at 5: 00 AM. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Cairnryan to Edinburgh leaves at 8: 30 PM.
For the journey from Cairnryan to Edinburgh you can take a train with ScotRail. Be sure to check out all possible train companies that offer services between Cairnryan and Edinburgh on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 8: 30 PM.

When departing from Cairnryan, you have various train station options to start your trip from including Cairnryan and Cairnryan, A77 (Claddyburn Terr). When arriving in Edinburgh, you can end your journey in train stations like Edinburgh Waverley, Edinburgh Park and Edinburgh Gateway.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Cairnryan, which is located around 0.7 miles (1.1 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Edinburgh Waverley, located 0.4 miles (727 m) away from the city centre.

A trip to Edinburgh from Cairnryan is worth doing but not as a day trip with a journey time of 3 h 4 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
The cheapest month to travel from Cairnryan to Edinburgh by train is February.
It's helpful to compare your options as there are 2 ways to travel to Edinburgh from Cairnryan including taking a bus or train.

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