Edinburgh to Plymouth train

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Cheap train tickets and times from Edinburgh to Plymouth

Showing times and prices for Apr 24

Cheapest

Fastest Journey

8 h 42 m

Average

8 h 55 m

Trains per day

4

Distance

624 km

Cheap train tickets from Edinburgh to start from $182 with an average ticket price of $206.

The fastest train from Edinburgh to takes 8h 42m in comparison to an average duration of 8h 55m and covers a distance of 624 km.

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

Lumo
09:24AM8h53
Edinburgh
06:17PMPlymouth
$1821One-way
0 transfers
London North Eastern Railway
08:30AM8h42
Edinburgh
05:12PMPlymouth
$2101One-way
0 transfers
London North Eastern Railway
01:30PM8h56
Edinburgh
10:26PMPlymouth
$2111One-way
0 transfers
London North Eastern Railway
01:00PM9h10
Edinburgh
10:10PMPlymouth
$2211One-way
0 transfers

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Overview: Train from Edinburgh to Plymouth

distanceDistance386 miles (623 km)
durationAverage train duration8 h 28 min
priceAverage train ticket price$216 (€189)
frequencyTrain frequency12 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 8 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesCrossCountry, East Coast, Great Western Rail, Lumo or Virgin Trains

Trains from Edinburgh to Plymouth cover the 386 miles (623 km) long journey taking on average 8 h 28 min with our travel partners like CrossCountry, East Coast, Great Western Rail, Lumo or Virgin Trains. Normally, there are 12 trains operating per day. While the average ticket price for this route costs around $216 (€189), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $143 (€126). Travelers depart most frequently from Edinburgh Waverley and arrive in Plymouth.

Train providers: CrossCountry, East Coast and Great Western Rail from Edinburgh to Plymouth trains

You can travel by train between Edinburgh and Plymouth with CrossCountry, East Coast and Great Western Rail for as low as $117 (€103). When you search for schedules and tickets, Omio will show you the best trip.

Avanti West Coast is a train company based in the United Kingdom. It operates high-speed trains between London and major cities in the UK, including Birmingham, Manchester, Liverpool, Glasgow and Edinburgh. The company offers a range of ticket types, including Standard, First Class and Advance tickets. Onboard facilities include free Wi-Fi, power sockets, comfortable seating and a range of food and drinks. The most popular routes for Avanti West Coast are London to Birmingham, London to Manchester and London to Glasgow. The company operates a fleet of Pendolino and Super Voyager trains, which offer a smooth and comfortable journey.

Edinburgh to Plymouth train information with Virgin Trains:

  • Average Duration: 7 h 54 min
  • Cheapest Price: $751
  • Virgin Trains frequency: 3 a day

FAQs: Trains from Edinburgh to Plymouth

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Important Stations and Airports in Edinburgh and Plymouth

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Plymouth
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 Plymouth from Edinburgh.
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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.
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Location for Rail Replacement Services: Buses pick up/drop off from the bus stops outside the station
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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
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