The cheapest trains from Darlington to Edinburgh

Showing times and prices for Nov 28

Cheapest

$58

Average

$82

The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

The average ticket from Darlington to Edinburgh will cost around $ 82 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 58.

Cheapest
12:04PMDarlington2h14 02:18PMEdinburgh Waverley
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$581One-way
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01:49PMDarlington2h07 03:56PMEdinburgh Waverley
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$581One-way
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01:09PMDarlington1h59 03:08PMEdinburgh Waverley
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$581One-way
10:29AMDarlington2h02 12:31PMEdinburgh Waverley
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$811One-way
09:39AMDarlington2h29 12:08PMEdinburgh Waverley
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$811One-way

Timetable Darlington to Edinburgh

Showing trains for tomorrow, Sun, Nov 28
08:02AMDarlington2h45 10:47AMEdinburgh Waverley
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09:39AMDarlington2h29 12:08PMEdinburgh Waverley
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09:47AMDarlington2h19 12:06PMEdinburgh Waverley
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10:11AMDarlington1h58 12:09PMEdinburgh Waverley
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10:29AMDarlington2h02 12:31PMEdinburgh Waverley
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10:59AMDarlington2h00 12:59PMEdinburgh Waverley
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11:05AMDarlington2h03 01:08PMEdinburgh Waverley
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12:04PMDarlington2h14 02:18PMEdinburgh Waverley
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12:59PMDarlington1h59 02:58PMEdinburgh Waverley
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01:09PMDarlington1h59 03:08PMEdinburgh Waverley
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01:49PMDarlington2h07 03:56PMEdinburgh Waverley
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COMPARE Prices across different modes

Sun
Nov 28
$71London North Eastern Railway
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Mon
Nov 29
$45First Transpennine Express
$37National Express
Tue
Nov 30
$36First Transpennine Express
$24National Express
Wed
Dec 1
$41London North Eastern Railway
$25National Express
Thu
Dec 2
$40London North Eastern Railway
$24National Express
Fri
Dec 3
$54London North Eastern Railway
$31National Express
Sat
Dec 4
$82London North Eastern Railway
$31National Express
Sun
Dec 5
$53First Transpennine Express
$37National Express
Mon
Dec 6
$46London North Eastern Railway
$24National Express
Tue
Dec 7
$37London North Eastern Railway
$25National Express
Wed
Dec 8
$41London North Eastern Railway
$25National Express
Thu
Dec 9
$37London North Eastern Railway
$24National Express
Fri
Dec 10
$45First Transpennine Express
$37National Express
Sat
Dec 11
$81London North Eastern Railway
$24National Express
Sun
Dec 12
$37London North Eastern Railway
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Mon
Dec 13
$45London North Eastern Railway
$24National Express
Tue
Dec 14
$37London North Eastern Railway
$24National Express
Wed
Dec 15
$44Cross Country
$24National Express
Thu
Dec 16
$40London North Eastern Railway
$31National Express
Fri
Dec 17
$37London North Eastern Railway
$25National Express

The fastest trains from Darlington to Edinburgh

Showing times and prices for Nov 28

Fastest Journey

1 h 58 m

Average

2 h 10 m

Trains per day

11

Distance

190 km

Of the 11 trains that leave Darlington for Edinburgh every day 10 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct trains cover the 190 km distance in an average of 2 h 10 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 1 h 58 m .

The slowest trains will take 2 h 45 m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.

Fastest
10:11AMDarlington1h58 12:09PMEdinburgh Waverley
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$841One-way
12:59PMDarlington1h59 02:58PMEdinburgh Waverley
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$841One-way
01:09PMDarlington1h59 03:08PMEdinburgh Waverley
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$581One-way
10:59AMDarlington2h00 12:59PMEdinburgh Waverley
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$841One-way
10:29AMDarlington2h02 12:31PMEdinburgh Waverley
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$811One-way

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Train Information from Darlington to Edinburgh

distanceDistance117 miles (189 km)
durationAverage train duration1 h 58 min
priceAverage train ticket price$47 (€39)
frequencyTrain frequency25 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 25 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersCross Country, London North Eastern Railway or First Transpennine Express

Trains from Darlington to Edinburgh cover the 117 miles (189 km) long journey taking on average 1 h 58 min with our travel partners like Cross Country, London North Eastern Railway or First Transpennine Express. Normally, there are 25 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this route for as low as $36 (€30), but the average price of train tickets is $47 (€39). Travelers depart most frequently from Darlington and arrive in Edinburgh Waverley.

Train companies

CrossCountry trains between Darlington and Edinburgh

CrossCountry trains will get you from Darlington to Edinburgh from $36 (€30). With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best train times and tickets for your trip.

CrossCountry

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

If you're looking for cheap CrossCountry tickets from Darlington to Edinburgh, check out Omio! With one-way Darlington to Edinburgh train ticket prices starting as low as $43 (€36) when you book in advance, we'll help you get to Edinburgh from Darlington by showing you the latest CrossCountry offers, train schedules and tickets for this 117 miles (189 km) route. You can also review relevant ticket information for each class fare available on this route, such as baggage allowance and amenities offered onboard with CrossCountry. If you search for CrossCountry tickets from Darlington to Edinburgh in the Omio app, you can quickly see if they are mobile tickets so that you can go paperless when taking the train. Whether you're looking for the cheapest, fastest or earliest train from Darlington to Edinburgh on offer, Omio makes it easier than ever for you to find that perfect train with CrossCountry so you can enjoy a smooth and comfortable journey.

Darlington to Edinburgh train information with CrossCountry:

  • Average Duration:
  • CrossCountry frequency: 7 a day

CrossCountry has the following ticket policies due to COVID-19, which you should be aware of when booking and traveling by train from Darlington to Edinburgh:

  • Refund or voucher policy
  • If you have an Off-Peak or Anytime ticket, you can get a full refund and the £10 admin fee has been waived. Advance tickets are normally non-refundable but you can now also get a full refund if your Advance ticket was booked before 23 March 2020.
  • Cashless payments recommended
  • Online booking and check-in recommended

Travel Tips

Trains from Darlington to Edinburgh
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 Darlington to Edinburgh.
FAQs
What is the price of the cheapest train from Darlington to Edinburgh?
Omio customers have found the cheapest trains from Darlington to Edinburgh to cost as little as $36 (€30)  in the next 7 days.
How much does it cost to take a train from Darlington to Edinburgh?
In the next 7 days you can expect to pay on average $47 (€39)  for a train ticket between Darlington and Edinburgh.
How far is it from Darlington to Edinburgh by train?
The distance to Edinburgh from Darlington by train is approximately 117 miles (189 km).
How long is a train between Darlington and Edinburgh on average?
The Darlington to Edinburgh train duration is on average 1 h 58 min, which is to be expected when traveling 117 miles (189 km) between Darlington and Edinburgh. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays.
What train station in Darlington goes to Edinburgh? What train station do I come into Edinburgh from Darlington?

When traveling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Darlington   and arriving in Edinburgh Waverley.

Where is the train station in Darlington to go to Edinburgh? Where is the train station in Edinburgh located?

Passengers board the train most frequently from Darlington, which is located around 0.2 miles (406 m) away from the city center, and they get off the train at Edinburgh Waverley, located 0.2 miles (429 m) away from the city center.

Which train providers can take me from Darlington to Edinburgh?
Take the Darlington to Edinburgh train with Cross Country, London North Eastern Railway or First Transpennine Express. However, it's always good to check out all possible train providers for the route between Darlington and Edinburgh as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
How many trains are there from Darlington to Edinburgh a day?
The average number of trains departing Darlington for Edinburgh is 25 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
How far in advance should I buy a train ticket from Darlington to Edinburgh to get the best deals?
If you book a train ticket from Darlington to Edinburgh within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $47 (€39) one way. However, we recommend booking your train in advance to get access to the best prices. Train tickets between Darlington and Edinburgh are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Darlington
Edinburgh
The major railway station for departures from Darlington is Darlington. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Darlington for your journey from Darlington to Edinburgh.