Edinburgh to Halifax train

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Cheap train tickets from Edinburgh to Halifax

Showing times and prices for Jul 21

Cheapest

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

London North Eastern Railway
09:30AM3h57
Edinburgh
01:27PMHalifax
$921One-way
0 transfers

Train schedule from Edinburgh to Halifax

Showing trains for tomorrow, Sunday, July 21
London North Eastern Railway
09:30AM3h57
Edinburgh
01:27PMHalifax
0 transfers

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Fastest train times from Edinburgh to Halifax

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Fastest Journey

3 h 57 m

Average

3 h 57 m

Trains per day

1

Distance

263 km

Of the 1 trains that leave Edinburgh for Halifax 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
09:30AM3h57
Edinburgh
01:27PMHalifax
$921One-way
0 transfers

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Overview: Train from Edinburgh to Halifax

distanceDistance163 miles (263 km)
durationAverage train duration3 h 57 min
priceAverage train ticket price$73 (€63)
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain providersEast Coast, TransPennine Express, CrossCountry or Virgin Trains

Trains from Edinburgh to Halifax cover the 163 miles (263 km) long route taking on average 3 h 57 min with our travel partners like East Coast, TransPennine Express, CrossCountry or Virgin Trains. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around $73 (€63), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $53 (€46). Travelers depart most frequently from Edinburgh Waverley and arrive in Halifax.

Train companies: East Coast, TransPennine Express and CrossCountry from Edinburgh to Halifax trains

You can travel by train between Edinburgh and Halifax with East Coast, TransPennine Express and CrossCountry for as low as $53 (€46). When you search for schedules and tickets, Omio will show you the best trip.

Transpennine Express is a train company based in the United Kingdom. It operates services from Manchester and Liverpool to Scotland, the North East and Yorkshire. It offers a range of services, including express, regional and local trains. Express trains are the fastest, with journey times of up to three hours. Regional trains are slower, but offer more stops and a more relaxed atmosphere. Local trains are the slowest, but offer the most stops. Transpennine Express offers a range of ticket types, including single, return, group and season tickets. Onboard facilities include free Wi-Fi, power sockets, comfortable seating and a range of food and drink options. The most popular routes for Transpennine Express are Manchester to Edinburgh, Liverpool to Leeds and Manchester to York. These routes offer a convenient and comfortable way to travel between the cities.

Train information from Edinburgh to Halifax with TransPennine Express:

  • Average Duration: 4 h 41 min
  • Cheapest Price: $53

FAQs: Trains from Edinburgh to Halifax

FAQs: Travel by train from Edinburgh to Halifax 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 Halifax.
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Cheap train tickets from Edinburgh to Halifax can start from as little as $53 (€46) when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Edinburgh to Halifax is $73 (€63); however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
The train time to Halifax from Edinburgh is on average 3 h 57 min   for the 163 mile (263 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go from Edinburgh to Halifax by train can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Edinburgh to Halifax leaves at 5: 12 AM. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Edinburgh to Halifax leaves at 9: 30 AM.
Take the Edinburgh to Halifax train with East Coast, TransPennine Express, CrossCountry or Virgin Trains. However, it's always good to check out all possible train companies for the trip from Edinburgh to Halifax as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.

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 Halifax, located 0.7 miles (1.2 km) away from the city centre.

A trip to Halifax from Edinburgh is worth doing but not as a day trip with a journey time of 3 h 57 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
The cheapest month for a train from Edinburgh to Halifax is April.
It's helpful to compare your options as there are 2 ways to travel to Halifax from Edinburgh including taking a bus or train.

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