Edinburgh to Aviemore train

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Cheap train tickets and times from Edinburgh to Aviemore

Showing times and prices for Jun 25

Cheapest

Fastest Journey

2 h 49 m

Average

3 h 11 m

Trains per day

6

Distance

144 km

Cheap train tickets from Edinburgh to start from $83 with an average ticket price of $83.

The fastest train from Edinburgh to takes 2h 49m in comparison to an average duration of 3h 11m and covers a distance of 144 km.

6 trains that leave Edinburgh for every day with 3 travelling directly.

Cheapest
Scotrail
01:37PM4h12
Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
05:49PMAviemore station (AVM)
$831One-way
1 transfer
Cheapest
Scotrail
08:38AM2h49
Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
11:27AMAviemore station (AVM)
$831One-way
0 transfers
Cheapest
Scotrail
10:32AM3h00
Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
01:32PMAviemore station (AVM)
$831One-way
0 transfers
Cheapest
Scotrail
01:32PM2h54
Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
04:26PMAviemore station (AVM)
$831One-way
0 transfers
Cheapest
Scotrail
11:35AM3h03
Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
02:38PMAviemore station (AVM)
$831One-way
1 transfer

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Overview: Train from Edinburgh to Aviemore

distanceDistance89 miles (143 km)
durationAverage train duration2 h 43 min
priceAverage train ticket price$57 (€50)
frequencyTrain frequency7 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 6 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersScotRail, East Coast or Caledonian Sleeper

Trains from Edinburgh to Aviemore cover the 89 miles (143 km) long trip taking on average 2 h 43 min with our travel partners like ScotRail, East Coast or Caledonian Sleeper. Normally, there are 7 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this journey for as low as $19 (€17), but the average price of train tickets is $57 (€50). Travelers depart most frequently from Edinburgh Waverley and arrive in Aviemore.

Train companies: ScotRail, East Coast and Caledonian Sleeper from Edinburgh to Aviemore trains

Find the best trains from Edinburgh to Aviemore with Omio's travel partners ScotRail, East Coast and Caledonian Sleeper from $19 (€17). We can find you the best deals, schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the best trip.

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.

Edinburgh to Aviemore train information with ScotRail:

  • Average Duration: 2 h 48 min
  • Cheapest Price: $19
  • ScotRail frequency: 5 a day

FAQs: Trains from Edinburgh to Aviemore

FAQs: Travel by train from Edinburgh to Aviemore 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 Edinburgh to Aviemore.
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from Edinburgh to Aviemore can start from as little as $19 (€17) when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Edinburgh to Aviemore is $57 (€50); however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
The average journey time by train from Edinburgh to Aviemore is 2 h 43 min   to travel the 89 mile (143 km) long trip, with around there are 7 trains per day. Journey times can vary on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Edinburgh to Aviemore leaves at 5: 30 AM. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Edinburgh to Aviemore leaves at 7: 39 PM.
Yes, it is possible to travel from Edinburgh to Aviemore without having to change trains with ScotRail, East Coast or Caledonian Sleeper. There are 6 direct trains from Edinburgh to Aviemore each day. There may be fewer direct services available on weekends or holidays.
For the best Edinburgh to Aviemore train to book, you can travel safely and comfortably with ScotRail, East Coast or Caledonian Sleeper. However, it's always good to check all possible train providers with services to Aviemore from Edinburgh to compare what amenities they may offer.
Yes, you can take a night train from Edinburgh to Aviemore with Caledonian Sleeper. Find all the info regarding night trains in Europe.  

Passengers board the train most frequently from Edinburgh Waverley, which is located around 0.4 miles (727 m) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Aviemore, located 0.6 miles (984 m) away from the city centre.

A trip to Aviemore from Edinburgh is worth doing but not as a day trip with a journey time of 2 h 43 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
The cheapest month for a train from Edinburgh to Aviemore is February.
It's helpful to compare your options as there are 2 ways to travel to Aviemore from Edinburgh including taking a train or bus.

Important Stations and Airports in Edinburgh and Aviemore

Edinburgh
Aviemore
The major railway station for departures from Edinburgh is Edinburgh Waverley. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Edinburgh Waverley for your journey between Edinburgh and Aviemore.
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ShoppingShopping
ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Sat: 05: 00 - 23: 59 | Sun: 07: 00 - 23: 59
Public transit options for Edinburgh Waverley
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.

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