Edinburgh to Harrogate train

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Cheap train tickets and times from Edinburgh to Harrogate

Showing times and prices for May 22


Fastest Journey

3 h 14 m


3 h 21 m

Trains per day



242 km

Cheap train tickets from Edinburgh to start from $85 with an average ticket price of $96.

The fastest train from Edinburgh to takes 3h 14m in comparison to an average duration of 3h 21m and covers a distance of 242 km.

4 trains that leave Edinburgh for every day with 4 travelling directly.

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London North Eastern Railway
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Overview: Train from Edinburgh to Harrogate

distanceDistance150 miles (242 km)
durationAverage train duration3 h 12 min
priceAverage train ticket price$81 (€70)
frequencyTrain frequency25 a day
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain companiesEast Coast or CrossCountry

Trains from Edinburgh to Harrogate cover the 150 miles (242 km) long trip taking on average 3 h 12 min with our travel partners like East Coast or CrossCountry. Normally, there are 25 trains operating per day. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this route for as low as $63 (€54), but the average price of train tickets is $81 (€70). Travelers depart most frequently from Edinburgh Waverley and arrive in Harrogate.

Train companies: East Coast and CrossCountry from Edinburgh to Harrogate trains

You can travel by train between Edinburgh and Harrogate with East Coast and CrossCountry for as low as $202 (€175). When you search for schedules and tickets, Omio will show you the best route.

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.

East Coast from Edinburgh to Harrogate train information:

  • Average Duration: 3 h 12 min
  • Cheapest Price: $202
  • East Coast frequency: 15 a day

FAQs: Trains from Edinburgh to Harrogate

FAQs: Travel by train from Edinburgh to Harrogate 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 Harrogate.
Cheap train tickets from Edinburgh to Harrogate can start from as little as $63 (€54) when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Edinburgh to Harrogate is $81 (€70); however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
The train time between Edinburgh and Harrogate is on average 3 h 12 min   for the 150 mile (242 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go between Edinburgh and Harrogate by train can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Edinburgh to Harrogate leaves at 4: 48 AM. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Edinburgh to Harrogate leaves at 5: 30 PM.
There are 25 trains a day from Edinburgh to Harrogate which require at least one change with East Coast or CrossCountry. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer trains.
For the best Edinburgh to Harrogate train to buy, you can travel safely and comfortably with East Coast or CrossCountry. However, it's always good to check all possible train companies with services to Harrogate from Edinburgh to compare what amenities they may offer.

When departing from Edinburgh, you have various train station options to start your route from including Edinburgh Waverley, Edinburgh Park and Edinburgh Gateway. When arriving in Harrogate, you can end your trip in train stations like Harrogate and Harrogate, Crossing.

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 Harrogate, located 0.4 miles (690 m) away from the city centre.

A trip to Harrogate from Edinburgh is worth doing but not as a day trip with a journey time of 3 h 12 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
The cheapest month for a train from Edinburgh to Harrogate is March.
It's helpful to compare your options as there are 2 ways to travel between Edinburgh and Harrogate including taking a train or bus.

Important Stations and Airports in Edinburgh and Harrogate

Edinburgh Waverley is the most popular Edinburgh railway station for Omio travelers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in Edinburgh for your trip to Harrogate.
Amenities at station
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
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
Edinburgh GatewayWifiParkingAccessibility
Amenities at station
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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