Edinburgh to Barnstaple train

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Cheap train tickets from Edinburgh to Barnstaple

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

London North Eastern Railway
05:40AM8h47
Edinburgh
02:27PMBarnstaple
$1721One-way
0 transfers

Train schedule from Edinburgh to Barnstaple

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London North Eastern Railway
05:40AM8h47
Edinburgh
02:27PMBarnstaple
0 transfers

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Fastest train times from Edinburgh to Barnstaple

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Fastest Journey

8 h 47 m

Average

8 h 47 m

Trains per day

1

Distance

545 km

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

London North Eastern Railway
05:40AM8h47
Edinburgh
02:27PMBarnstaple
$1721One-way
0 transfers

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Overview: Train from Edinburgh to Barnstaple

distanceDistance337 miles (544 km)
durationAverage train duration8 h 47 min
priceAverage train ticket price$189 (€164)
frequencyTrain frequency6 a day
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain providersCrossCountry, East Coast or Virgin Trains

Trains from Edinburgh to Barnstaple cover the 337 miles (544 km) long journey taking on average 8 h 47 min with our travel partners like CrossCountry, East Coast or Virgin Trains. Normally, there are 6 trains operating per day. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this route for as low as $172 (€149), but the average price of train tickets is $189 (€164). Travelers depart most frequently from Edinburgh Waverley and arrive in Barnstaple.

Train companies: CrossCountry, East Coast and Virgin Trains from Edinburgh to Barnstaple trains

Travel from Edinburgh to Barnstaple from $757 (€656) with Omio’s train partners CrossCountry, East Coast and Virgin Trains! You can find the best schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the most convenient trip for you.

Cross Country trains are a UK-based train operator that provides services across the country including trains to Barnstaple from Edinburgh. They offer a range of services, from express services to local services, and have a variety of ticket types to suit different needs. Their express services, such as the CrossCountry Voyager and CrossCountry XC Trains, offer a fast and comfortable journey, with onboard facilities such as free Wi-Fi, power sockets, and a selection of snacks and drinks. Their local services, such as the CrossCountry Regional and CrossCountry Regional Express, provide a more leisurely journey, with stops at smaller stations along the way. They also offer a range of ticket types, such as Advance, Anytime, and Off-Peak tickets, to suit different budgets and travel needs. The most popular routes for Cross Country trains include London to Birmingham, Manchester to Edinburgh, and Bristol to Reading.

FAQs: Trains from Edinburgh to Barnstaple

FAQs: Travel by train from Edinburgh to Barnstaple 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 Barnstaple.
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Cheap train tickets from Edinburgh to Barnstaple can start from as little as $172 (€149) when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Edinburgh to Barnstaple is $189 (€164); 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 Barnstaple is 8 h 47 min   to travel the 337 mile (544 km) long journey, with around there are 6 trains per day. Journey times can vary on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Edinburgh to Barnstaple leaves at 5: 40 AM. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Edinburgh to Barnstaple leaves at 8: 30 AM.
There are 6 trains a day from Edinburgh to Barnstaple which require at least one change with CrossCountry, East Coast or Virgin Trains. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer trains.
When taking a train from Edinburgh to Barnstaple, you can count on CrossCountry, East Coast or Virgin Trains for the best way to get you to Barnstaple. You can also check all possible train companies who offer a service between Edinburgh and Barnstaple and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.

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 Barnstaple, located 0.7 miles (1.1 km) away from the city centre.

The cheapest month to travel from Edinburgh to Barnstaple by train is February.
You have options as you can travel between Edinburgh and Barnstaple 2 different ways: train or bus.

Important Stations and Airports in Edinburgh and Barnstaple

Edinburgh
Barnstaple
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 from Edinburgh to Barnstaple.
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WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ShoppingShopping
ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxisTaxis
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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.
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
ParkingParking
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Public transit options for Edinburgh Park
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Buses pick up/drop off from Platform 2 bus stop, adjacent to Herminston Gate
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WifiWifi
ParkingParking
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Public transit options for Edinburgh Gateway
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Buses pick up/drop off from the bus stops outside the station
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