Edinburgh to Dover train

Wed, Jul 24
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Cheap train tickets from Edinburgh to Dover

Showing times and prices for Jul 24

Cheapest

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

Cheapest
London North Eastern Railway
05:48AM7h25
Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
01:13PMDover Priory (DVP)
$1801One-way
1 transfer
Cheapest
London North Eastern Railway
05:48AM7h07
Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
12:55PMDover Priory (DVP)
$1801One-way
2 transfers
London North Eastern Railway
05:40AM6h33
Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
12:13PMDover Priory (DVP)
$3171One-way
1 transfer
London North Eastern Railway
05:40AM6h15
Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
11:55AMDover Priory (DVP)
$3171One-way
2 transfers

Train schedule from Edinburgh to Dover

Showing trains for tomorrow, Wednesday, July 24
London North Eastern Railway
05:40AM6h33
Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
12:13PMDover Priory (DVP)
1 transfer
London North Eastern Railway
05:40AM6h15
Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
11:55AMDover Priory (DVP)
2 transfers
London North Eastern Railway
05:48AM7h25
Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
01:13PMDover Priory (DVP)
1 transfer
London North Eastern Railway
05:48AM7h07
Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
12:55PMDover Priory (DVP)
2 transfers

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Fastest train times from Edinburgh to Dover

Showing times and prices for Jul 24

Fastest Journey

6 h 15 m

Average

6 h 50 m

Trains per day

4

Distance

612 km

It's difficult to get from Edinburgh to Dover without transferring at least once.

Fastest
London North Eastern Railway
05:40AM6h15
Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
11:55AMDover Priory (DVP)
$3171One-way
2 transfers
London North Eastern Railway
05:40AM6h33
Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
12:13PMDover Priory (DVP)
$3171One-way
1 transfer
London North Eastern Railway
05:48AM7h07
Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
12:55PMDover Priory (DVP)
$1801One-way
2 transfers
London North Eastern Railway
05:48AM7h25
Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
01:13PMDover Priory (DVP)
$1801One-way
1 transfer

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Overview: Train from Edinburgh to Dover

distanceDistance379 miles (612 km)
durationAverage train duration6 h 12 min
priceAverage train ticket price$124 (€107)
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain companiesEast Coast, Lumo or Virgin Trains

Trains from Edinburgh to Dover cover the 379 miles (612 km) long journey taking on average 6 h 12 min with our travel partners like East Coast, Lumo or Virgin Trains. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around $124 (€107), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $81 (€70). Travelers depart most frequently from Edinburgh Waverley and arrive in Dover Priory.

Train companies: East Coast, Lumo and Virgin Trains from Edinburgh to Dover trains

For as little as $81 (€70) you can travel by train between Edinburgh and Dover with East Coast, Lumo and Virgin Trains. Omio will show you the best deals, schedules and tickets available for this trip.

LNER is a train company based in the United Kingdom. It operates a wide range of services, from high-speed intercity trains to local services. Its most popular routes include London to Edinburgh, London to Leeds, and London to York. LNER offers a variety of train types, including the Azuma, InterCity 225, and HST. The Azuma is a modern, high-speed train that offers comfortable seating and onboard Wi-Fi. The InterCity 225 is a classic train that offers a more traditional experience. The HST is a high-speed train that offers a smooth ride and plenty of legroom. LNER offers a variety of ticket types, including Advance, Anytime, and Off-Peak. Advance tickets are the cheapest option and must be booked in advance. Anytime tickets are more expensive but can be used at any time. Off-Peak tickets are the most affordable option for travelling during off-peak times. Onboard facilities include comfortable seating, Wi-Fi, power sockets, and a range of food and drink options. LNER also offers a range of discounts and special offers, making it an affordable and convenient way to travel.

Edinburgh to Dover train information with East Coast:

  • Average Duration: 6 h 12 min
  • Cheapest Price: $124

FAQs: Trains from Edinburgh to Dover

FAQs: Travel by train from Edinburgh to Dover 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 Dover.
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from Edinburgh to Dover can start from as little as $81 (€70) when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Edinburgh to Dover is $124 (€107); however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
On average the Edinburgh to Dover train travel time is 6 h 12 min   for the 379 mile (612 km) long route, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Edinburgh to Dover leaves at 4: 36 AM. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Edinburgh to Dover leaves at 5: 00 PM.
Take the Edinburgh to Dover train with East Coast, Lumo or Virgin Trains. However, it's always good to check out all possible train providers for the trip from Edinburgh to Dover as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.

When departing from Edinburgh, you have various train station options to start your trip from including Edinburgh Waverley, Edinburgh Park and Edinburgh Gateway. When arriving in Dover, you can end your trip in train stations like Dover Priory and Dover, Town Centre (Pencester Rd).

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 Dover Priory, located 1.6 miles (2.5 km) away from the city centre.

The cheapest month for a train from Edinburgh to Dover is January.
You have options as you can travel from Edinburgh to Dover 3 different ways: bus, train or flight.

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