Edinburgh to Poitiers train

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Overview: Train from Edinburgh to Poitiers

distanceDistance663 miles (1069 km)
frequencyTrain frequency3 a day
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain providersLNER

Trains from Edinburgh to Poitiers cover the 663 miles (1069 km) long route taking on average 13 h 30 min with our travel partners like LNER. Normally, there are 3 trains operating per day, including direct services available. Travelers depart most frequently from Edinburgh Waverley and arrive in Gare de Poitiers.

Travel Tips: Trains from Edinburgh to Poitiers

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FAQs

Travel by train between Edinburgh, United Kingdom and Poitiers, France is: Unrestricted.

Is international entry into Poitiers from Edinburgh restricted?

International entry is allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of United Kingdom

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in France from Edinburgh?

Entry Requirements:

  • There are no current restrictions

What are the safety rules to follow in Poitiers, France?

The government of France has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Physical distance required: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face mask required: Recommended

The above information was last checked on 11/6/22. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Poitiers from Edinburgh closer to your date of departure here

The current restriction level for your return trip by train from Poitiers to Edinburgh is: Unrestricted

Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to United Kingdom from France?

Reentry to United Kingdom is allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of France

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in United Kingdom from Poitiers?

What are the requirements?

  • There are no current restrictions

What are the safety rules to follow in Edinburgh, United Kingdom?

The government of United Kingdom has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Physical distance: metre (s) ( feet)
  • Face mask: Regional advice

Last checked on 11/6/22. We do our best to keep this information up to date, but regulations can change so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your train to Edinburgh from Poitiers here.

The train distance from Edinburgh to Poitiers is around 663 miles (1069 km).
On average the Edinburgh to Poitiers train time is 13 h 30 min  covering the 663 miles (1069 km) long route, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.

When departing from Edinburgh, you have various train station options to start your trip from including Edinburgh Waverley, Edinburgh Gateway and Edinburgh Park. When arriving in Poitiers, you can end your journey in train stations like Gare de Poitiers and Poitiers.

Omio customers book a train from Edinburgh Waverley   to Gare de Poitiers   most frequently for this route.

The most popular departure train station with passengers for this trip, called Edinburgh Waverley, is located 0.4 miles (660 m) from the city center of Edinburgh.

The most popular arrival train station, Gare de Poitiers, is located 0.9 miles (1.4 km) away from the city center of Poitiers.

For the trip from Edinburgh to Poitiers you can take a train with LNER. Be sure to check out all possible train companies that offer services from Edinburgh to Poitiers on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
On average, there are 3 trains a day from Edinburgh to Poitiers. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
You can take the earliest train from Edinburgh to Poitiers at 7: 30 AM   or take the last train from Edinburgh to Poitiers leaving at 3: 30 PM. Look for the latest Edinburgh to Poitiers train schedules on Omio and book the best time to take the train for this route.

Important Stations and Airports in Edinburgh and Poitiers

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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 Poitiers.
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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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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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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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