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Cheap train tickets from Edinburgh to Darlington

Showing times and prices for May 19

Cheapest

$42

Average

$43

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 Edinburgh to Darlington will cost around $ 43 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 42.

London North Eastern Railway
08:30AMEdinburgh1h56 10:26AMDarlington
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$421One-way
London North Eastern Railway
08:00AMEdinburgh2h01 10:01AMDarlington
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$421One-way
Cross Country
07:08AMEdinburgh2h03 09:11AMDarlington
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$421One-way
London North Eastern Railway
07:00AMEdinburgh2h01 09:01AMDarlington
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$421One-way
London North Eastern Railway
07:30AMEdinburgh1h56 09:26AMDarlington
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$421One-way

Train schedule from Edinburgh to Darlington

Showing trains for tomorrow, Thu, May 19
London North Eastern Railway
07:00AMEdinburgh2h01 09:01AMDarlington
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Cross Country
07:08AMEdinburgh2h03 09:11AMDarlington
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London North Eastern Railway
07:30AMEdinburgh1h56 09:26AMDarlington
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London North Eastern Railway
08:00AMEdinburgh2h01 10:01AMDarlington
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London North Eastern Railway
08:30AMEdinburgh1h56 10:26AMDarlington
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London North Eastern Railway
04:30PMEdinburgh1h57 06:27PMDarlington
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Thu
May 19
$42London North Eastern Railway
$28National Express
Fri
May 20
$41Cross Country
$34National Express
Sat
May 21
$30London North Eastern Railway
$34National Express
Sun
May 22
$25London North Eastern Railway
$41National Express
Mon
May 23
$41Cross Country
$29National Express
Tue
May 24
$34London North Eastern Railway
$29National Express
Wed
May 25
$32Transpennine Express
$35National Express

Fastest train times from Edinburgh to Darlington

Showing times and prices for May 19

Fastest Journey

1 h 56 m

Average

1 h 59 m

Trains per day

6

Distance

190 km

Of the 6 trains that leave Edinburgh for Darlington every day 6 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 1 h 59 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 1 h 56 m .

The slowest trains will take 2 h 3 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.

London North Eastern Railway
08:30AMEdinburgh1h56 10:26AMDarlington
0 changes
$421One-way
London North Eastern Railway
07:30AMEdinburgh1h56 09:26AMDarlington
0 changes
$421One-way
London North Eastern Railway
04:30PMEdinburgh1h57 06:27PMDarlington
0 changes
$461One-way
London North Eastern Railway
08:00AMEdinburgh2h01 10:01AMDarlington
0 changes
$421One-way
London North Eastern Railway
07:00AMEdinburgh2h01 09:01AMDarlington
0 changes
$421One-way

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Overview: Train from Edinburgh to Darlington

distanceDistance117 miles (189 km)
durationAverage train duration1 h 56 min
priceAverage train ticket price$36 (€33)
frequencyTrain frequency25 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 25 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesCross Country or London North Eastern Railway

Trains from Edinburgh to Darlington cover the 117 miles (189 km) long trip taking on average 1 h 56 min with our travel partners like Cross Country or London North Eastern Railway. Normally, there are 25 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this trip for as low as $34 (€30), but the average price of train tickets is $36 (€33). Travelers depart most frequently from Edinburgh Waverley and arrive in Darlington.

Train companies: CrossCountry from Edinburgh to Darlington trains

CrossCountry trains will get you to Darlington from Edinburgh from $34 (€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 to Darlington from Edinburgh you can choose between Standard Class and First Class tickets on Omio.

Enjoy a smooth and easy trip to Darlington from Edinburgh with CrossCountry! As an official travel partner of CrossCountry, Omio can help you search current train schedules and timetables from CrossCountry, compare the best routes to Darlington from Edinburgh as well as the class fares available for this route (including information on baggage allowance and amenities provided onboard), and buy the most affordable CrossCountry Edinburgh to Darlington train ticket available today. If you search for CrossCountry tickets in the Omio app, you can also see if they are mobile tickets so that you can travel paperless rather than needing to wait in a line at the train station in person to purchase tickets. Once you find your ideal route, book your one-way train from Edinburgh to Darlington on Omio or in the Omio app in just a few simple steps. You can then sit back and enjoy the 117 miles (189 km) route to Darlington from Edinburgh with ease and comfort on a train with CrossCountry.

CrossCountry from Edinburgh to Darlington train information:

  • Average Duration: 2 h 6 min
  • CrossCountry frequency: 7 a day

Please follow the recommendations outlined by CrossCountry when booking your train tickets between Edinburgh and Darlington due to the coronavirus:

  • 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 Edinburgh to Darlington

Travel by train to Darlington 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 Darlington.
FAQs

How much do cheap train tickets to Darlington from Edinburgh cost?

Train tickets between Edinburgh and Darlington for some dates and times can be found for as cheap as $34 (€30)  one way in the next 7 days.

How much is a train ticket to Darlington from Edinburgh?

If you are looking to purchase your train ticket in the next 7 days, you can expect the Edinburgh to Darlington train to cost on average $36 (€33)  one way.

How far is it from Edinburgh to Darlington by train?

When traveling this route you should expect the distance to Darlington from Edinburgh by train to be approximately 117 miles (189 km).

How long is a train to Darlington from Edinburgh on average?

While the time it takes to travel 117 miles (189 km) between Edinburgh and Darlington can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays, the Edinburgh to Darlington train journey time is on average 1 h 56 min.

What is the departure train station in Edinburgh and arrival train station in Darlington?

Omio customers traveling this route book their trains from Edinburgh Waverley   to Darlington.

Where is the departure train station in Edinburgh located? Where is the arrival train station in Darlington located?

Passengers board their train most frequently from Edinburgh Waverley and travel around 0.4 miles (659 m) from the city center to this train station.

Passengers traveling this route most often arrive at Darlington and need to travel approximately 1 mile (1.6 km) from the train station to the city center in Darlington.

Which train companies should I travel with from Edinburgh to Darlington?

For the best Edinburgh to Darlington train to book, you can travel safely and comfortably with Cross Country or London North Eastern Railway. However, it's always good to check all possible train companies with services from Edinburgh to Darlington to compare what amenities they may offer.

Is there a direct train from Edinburgh to Darlington?

Yes, there are 25 direct trains from Edinburgh to Darlington per day with Cross Country or London North Eastern Railway  on Omio. This is worth paying attention to when you buy your train ticket as direct services tend to offer more convenience and help save you time traveling to your destination.

How many trains per day are there between Edinburgh and Darlington?

The average number of trains departing Edinburgh for Darlington is 25 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.

When is the earliest train from Edinburgh to Darlington? When is the last train from Edinburgh to Darlington?

The earliest train departing from Edinburgh to Darlington leaves at 4: 48 AM. The last train departing from Edinburgh to Darlington leaves at 6: 12 PM. You can find the latest Edinburgh to Darlington train schedule on Omio and book the best time to leave for your journey on your chosen travel date.

How early should I buy train tickets between Edinburgh and Darlington to score the best deals?

If you buy the Edinburgh to Darlington train within the next 7 days, you can find one way tickets to cost on average $36 (€33). However, booking your train ticket in advance gives you access to the best prices for trains to Darlington from Edinburgh. Look out for train tickets for this route to go on sale a few months before your planned departure date to find the best deals.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Edinburgh
Darlington
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 to Darlington from Edinburgh.
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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