Edinburgh to Watford train

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Cheap train tickets and times from Edinburgh to Watford

Showing times and prices for Apr 20

Cheapest

Fastest Journey

6 h 7 m

Average

6 h 9 m

Trains per day

2

Distance

512 km

Cheap train tickets from Edinburgh to start from $103 with an average ticket price of $120.

The fastest train from Edinburgh to takes 6h 7m in comparison to an average duration of 6h 9m and covers a distance of 512 km.

2 trains that leave Edinburgh for every day with 2 travelling directly.

London North Eastern Railway
08:30AM6h12
Edinburgh
02:42PMWatford
$1031One-way
0 transfers
London North Eastern Railway
11:30AM6h07
Edinburgh
05:37PMWatford
$1381One-way
0 transfers

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Overview: Train from Edinburgh to Watford

distanceDistance317 miles (511 km)
durationAverage train duration5 h 46 min
priceAverage train ticket price$119 (€105)
frequencyTrain frequency6 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 6 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersVirgin Trains, East Coast or Caledonian Sleeper

Trains from Edinburgh to Watford cover the 317 miles (511 km) long journey taking on average 5 h 46 min with our travel partners like Virgin Trains, East Coast or Caledonian Sleeper. Normally, there are 6 trains operating per day. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around $119 (€105), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $103 (€90). Travelers depart most frequently from Edinburgh Waverley and arrive in Watford Junction.

FAQs: Trains from Edinburgh to Watford

FAQs: Travel by train from Edinburgh to Watford 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 Watford.
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Cheap train tickets from Edinburgh to Watford can start from as little as $103 (€90) when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Edinburgh to Watford is $119 (€105); however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
On average the Edinburgh to Watford train travel time is 5 h 46 min   for the 317 mile (511 km) long route, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Edinburgh to Watford leaves at 6: 52 AM. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Edinburgh to Watford leaves at 9: 00 AM.
There are 6 trains a day from Edinburgh to Watford which require at least one change with Virgin Trains, East Coast or Caledonian Sleeper. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer trains.
Take the Edinburgh to Watford train with Virgin Trains, East Coast or Caledonian Sleeper. However, it's always good to check out all possible train companies for the trip to Watford from Edinburgh as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
Yes, you can take a night train from Edinburgh to Watford with Caledonian Sleeper. Find all the info regarding night trains in Europe.  

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 Watford, you can end your route in train stations like Watford Junction, Watford High Street and Watford North.

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 Watford Junction, located 1.1 miles (1.7 km) away from the city centre.

The cheapest month for a train from Edinburgh to Watford is October.
It's helpful to compare your options as there are 2 ways to travel from Edinburgh to Watford including taking a train or flight.

Important Stations and Airports in Edinburgh and Watford

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Watford
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 Watford.
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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.
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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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