Dumfries to Edinburgh train

Cheap train tickets from Dumfries to Edinburgh

Showing times and prices for Jun 26

Cheapest

23

Average

32

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.

Avanti West Coast
04:01PMDumfries3h23 07:24PMEdinburgh
0 transfers
231One-way
Avanti West Coast
02:01PMDumfries4h44 06:45PMEdinburgh
0 transfers
341One-way
Scotrail
12:50PMDumfries3h27 04:17PMEdinburgh
0 transfers
351One-way
Scotrail
06:50PMDumfries3h28 10:18PMEdinburgh
0 transfers
351One-way

Train schedule from Dumfries to Edinburgh

Showing trains for tomorrow, Sunday, June 26
Scotrail
12:50PMDumfries3h27 04:17PMEdinburgh
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Avanti West Coast
02:01PMDumfries4h44 06:45PMEdinburgh
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Avanti West Coast
04:01PMDumfries3h23 07:24PMEdinburgh
0 transfers
Scotrail
06:50PMDumfries3h28 10:18PMEdinburgh
0 transfers

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Fastest train times from Dumfries to Edinburgh

Showing times and prices for Jun 26

Fastest Journey

3 h 23 m

Average

3 h 45 m

Trains per day

4

Distance

102 km

Of the 4 trains that leave Dumfries for Edinburgh every day 4 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Avanti West Coast
04:01PMDumfries3h23 07:24PMEdinburgh
0 transfers
231One-way
Scotrail
12:50PMDumfries3h27 04:17PMEdinburgh
0 transfers
351One-way
Scotrail
06:50PMDumfries3h28 10:18PMEdinburgh
0 transfers
351One-way
Avanti West Coast
02:01PMDumfries4h44 06:45PMEdinburgh
0 transfers
341One-way

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Overview: Train from Dumfries to Edinburgh

distanceDistance63 miles (101 km)
durationAverage train duration3 h 27 min
priceAverage train ticket price$17 (€15)
frequencyTrain frequency12 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 12 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesScotrail

Trains from Dumfries to Edinburgh cover the 63 miles (101 km) long route taking on average 3 h 27 min with our travel partners like Scotrail. Normally, there are 12 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this trip for as low as $15 (€13), but the average price of train tickets is $17 (€15). Travelers depart most frequently from Dumfries and arrive in Edinburgh Waverley.

Train companies: ScotRail from Dumfries to Edinburgh trains

Find the best trains between Dumfries and Edinburgh with Omio's travel partners ScotRail from $15 (€13). We can find you the best deals, schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the best journey.

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Omio helps you find the perfect Dumfries - Edinburgh train with ScotRail. Whether you are searching for the fastest, earliest or cheapest train between Dumfries and Edinburgh, Omio shows you ScotRail current train schedules, tickets, prices and other travel information (such as baggage allowance and amenities onboard) to help you find the best train ticket for your upcoming Dumfries to Edinburgh journey. You can expect to travel around 63 miles (101 km) to Edinburgh from Dumfries on a train with ScotRail. Once you are ready, buy your one-way ScotRail tickets between Dumfries and Edinburgh starting as low as $15 (€13) if you book in advance. If you use the Omio app to book your ticket, you can check straight away to see if it's a mobile ticket so that you can go paperless when traveling by train instead of purchasing tickets at the train station in person. So, book your tickets with ease and comfort online and enjoy a smooth journey with ScotRail!

Travel Tips: Trains from Dumfries 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 Dumfries to Edinburgh.
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Looking to save money on your journey? Omio customers have found the cheapest train between Dumfries and Edinburgh for the next 7 days starting from $15 (€13)  one way.
In the next 7 days you can expect to pay on average $17 (€15)  for a train ticket between Dumfries and Edinburgh.
You should expect to travel around 63 miles (101 km)  between Dumfries and Edinburgh by train.
On average the Dumfries to Edinburgh train travel time is 3 h 27 min  for the 63 miles (101 km) long journey, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.

Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from Dumfries   and arrive in Edinburgh Waverley.

Passengers booking this journey most frequently board their trains from Dumfries and need to travel around 0.4 miles (717 m) 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 (659 m) from this train station to the city center.

If you're looking for trains from Dumfries to Edinburgh, you can rely on Scotrail to get you to Edinburgh. It's also good to check out all possible train providers for the Dumfries to Edinburgh journey to see if there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
On average, there are 12 trains a day from Dumfries to Edinburgh. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
The first Dumfries to Edinburgh train departs at 6: 41 AM   and the last train from Dumfries to Edinburgh leaves at 6: 50 PM. Check out the most up-to-date train schedule from Dumfries to Edinburgh on Omio and find the best time to travel to your destination.
The price of a one way train ticket from Dumfries to Edinburgh is on average $17 (€15) if you purchase within the next 7 days. But we recommend booking tickets before your planned travel date to find the best prices for trains from all possible train companies offering this route. In general, you can find train tickets between Dumfries and Edinburgh available a few months in advance.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

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The major railway station for departures from Dumfries is Dumfries. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Dumfries for your journey between Dumfries and Edinburgh.
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Location for Rail Replacement Services: Buses pick up/drop off from the station car park

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