Cheltenham to Edinburgh train

Cheap train tickets from Cheltenham to Edinburgh

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Cheapest

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Average

248

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

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07:15AMCheltenham5h51 01:06PMEdinburgh
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2481One-way

Train schedule from Cheltenham to Edinburgh

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Fastest train times from Cheltenham to Edinburgh

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Fastest Journey

5 h 51 m

Average

5 h 51 m

Trains per day

1

Distance

456 km

Of the 1 trains that leave Cheltenham for Edinburgh every day 1 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

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07:15AMCheltenham5h51 01:06PMEdinburgh
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2481One-way

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Overview: Train from Cheltenham to Edinburgh

distanceDistance283 miles (456 km)
durationAverage train duration5 h 5 min
priceAverage train ticket price$218 (€199)
frequencyTrain frequency14 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 9 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersCross Country

Trains from Cheltenham to Edinburgh cover the 283 miles (456 km) long journey taking on average 5 h 5 min with our travel partners like Cross Country. Normally, there are 14 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around $218 (€199), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $133 (€121). Travelers depart most frequently from Cheltenham Spa and arrive in Edinburgh Waverley.

Train providers: CrossCountry from Cheltenham to Edinburgh trains

For as little as $133 (€121) you can travel by train to Edinburgh from Cheltenham with CrossCountry. Omio will show you the best deals, schedules and tickets available for this route.

CrossCountry

CrossCountry is a fast speed train company in the United Kingdom and for your next train from Cheltenham to Edinburgh you can choose between Standard Class and First Class tickets on Omio.

It’s easy to book your CrossCountry train ticket to Edinburgh from Cheltenham online with Omio! Simply check the current CrossCountry train schedules for your ideal departure and arrival times, compare the best route to Edinburgh from Cheltenham as well as relevant travel information (such as baggage allowance and amenities offered onboard) for that train and book cheap CrossCountry train tickets online. Prices for CrossCountry trains between Cheltenham and Edinburgh start at $133 (€121) one-way if you book in advance, and you can expect to travel around 283 miles (456 km). If you search for CrossCountry trains in the Omio app, you can check straight away if the CrossCountry tickets are mobile tickets, which makes it easier than ever to go paperless when traveling by train from Cheltenham to Edinburgh. Let Omio do all the work for you finding the best Cheltenham to Edinburgh CrossCountry train ticket so you can enjoy a smooth and comfortable journey!

Cheltenham to Edinburgh train information with CrossCountry:

  • Average Duration: 5 h 50 min
  • Average Price: $133
  • CrossCountry frequency: 9 a day

Travel Tips: Trains from Cheltenham to Edinburgh

Travel Tips: Travel by train 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 Cheltenham to Edinburgh.
FAQs
If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find cheap Cheltenham to Edinburgh trains for as little as $133 (€121)  in the next 7 days.
If you are looking to purchase your train ticket in the next 7 days, you can expect the Cheltenham to Edinburgh train to cost on average $218 (€199)  one way.
The distance to Edinburgh from Cheltenham by train is approximately 283 miles (456 km).
On average the Cheltenham to Edinburgh train time is 5 h 5 min  covering the 283 miles (456 km) long journey, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.

There are a few train stations in Cheltenham to start your route from including Cheltenham Spa and Cheltenham, Cheltenham Racecourse (Park&Ride). In Edinburgh you have a few train station options to choose from for your arrival including Edinburgh Waverley, Edinburgh Gateway and Edinburgh Park.

Omio customers traveling this route depart most frequently from Cheltenham Spa   and arrive in Edinburgh Waverley.

Passengers booking this trip most frequently board their trains from Cheltenham Spa and need to travel around 1.2 miles (2 km) from the city center to get to this train station.

Passengers arriving in Edinburgh most often arrive at Edinburgh Waverley and need to travel around 0.4 miles (660 m) from this train station to the city center.

Take the Cheltenham to Edinburgh train with Cross Country. However, it's always good to check out all possible train providers for the route from Cheltenham to Edinburgh as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
The average number of trains departing Cheltenham for Edinburgh is 14 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
The first Cheltenham to Edinburgh train departs at 7: 10 AM   and the last train from Cheltenham to Edinburgh leaves at 10: 59 PM. Check out the most up-to-date train schedule from Cheltenham to Edinburgh on Omio and find the best time to travel to your destination.
If you purchase the Cheltenham to Edinburgh train within the next 7 days, you can find one way tickets to cost on average $218 (€199). However, booking your train ticket in advance gives you access to the best prices for trains between Cheltenham and Edinburgh. Look out for train tickets for this journey to go on sale a few months before your planned departure date to find the best deals.

Important Stations and Airports in Cheltenham and Edinburgh

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Cheltenham Spa is the most popular Cheltenham railway station for Omio travelers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in Cheltenham for your trip to Edinburgh.

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