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Train Information to Ely from Edinburgh

distanceDistance281 miles (454 km)
frequencyTrain frequency10 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 10 direct trains a day

Trains from Edinburgh to Ely cover the 281 miles (454 km) long route taking on average 4 h 38 min with our travel partners like. Normally, there are 10 trains operating per day, including direct services available. Travelers depart most frequently from Edinburgh Waverley and arrive in Ely.

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Trains from Edinburgh to Ely
Travel by train to Ely 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 Ely.
How many miles is it from Edinburgh to Ely by train?
The Edinburgh to Ely train distance is approximately 281 miles (454 km).
How many hours is the train time between Edinburgh and Ely?
The train time from Edinburgh to Ely is on average 4 h 38 min  for the 281 miles (454 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go between Edinburgh and Ely by train can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.
What station does the train from Edinburgh to Ely depart from? Which Ely train station do I come into from Edinburgh?

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

Where is the Edinburgh train station located? Where is the Ely train station located?

You can find the most popular departure train station for this route, Edinburgh Waverley, located approximately 0.2 miles (429 m) from the city center of Edinburgh. The most popular arrival train station in Ely, called Ely, is located around 0.6 miles (979 m) away from its city center.

How many train services are there between Edinburgh and Ely a day?
The average number of trains departing Edinburgh for Ely is 10 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

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 Ely.
Amenities at station
Phone Number
+44 3457114141
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