Frankfurt am Main to Edinburgh train

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

Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express
08:16AMFrankfurt (main) Hauptbahnhof10h53 07:09PMEdinburgh
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Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express
12:28PMFrankfurt (main) Hauptbahnhof9h38 10:06PMEdinburgh
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Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express
04:28PMFrankfurt (main) Hauptbahnhof18h42 11:10AMEdinburgh
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Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express
06:28PMFrankfurt (main) Hauptbahnhof20h39 03:07PMEdinburgh
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Train schedule from Frankfurt am Main to Edinburgh

Showing trains for tomorrow, Tuesday, November 29
Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express
08:16AMFrankfurt (main) Hauptbahnhof10h53 07:09PMEdinburgh
2 transfers
Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express
12:28PMFrankfurt (main) Hauptbahnhof9h38 10:06PMEdinburgh
2 transfers
Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express
04:28PMFrankfurt (main) Hauptbahnhof18h42 11:10AMEdinburgh
2 transfers
Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express
06:28PMFrankfurt (main) Hauptbahnhof20h39 03:07PMEdinburgh
2 transfers

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Fastest train times from Frankfurt am Main to Edinburgh

Showing times and prices for Nov 29

Fastest Journey

9 h 38 m

Average

14 h 58 m

Trains per day

4

Distance

1023 km

It's difficult to get from Frankfurt am Main to Edinburgh without transferring at least 2 times.

Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express
12:28PMFrankfurt (main) Hauptbahnhof9h38 10:06PMEdinburgh
2 transfers
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Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express
08:16AMFrankfurt (main) Hauptbahnhof10h53 07:09PMEdinburgh
2 transfers
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Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express
04:28PMFrankfurt (main) Hauptbahnhof18h42 11:10AMEdinburgh
2 transfers
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Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express
06:28PMFrankfurt (main) Hauptbahnhof20h39 03:07PMEdinburgh
2 transfers
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Overview: Train from Frankfurt am Main to Edinburgh

distanceDistance634 miles (1023 km)
frequencyTrain frequency4 a day
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain companiesDeutsche Bahn Intercity-Express

Trains from Frankfurt am Main to Edinburgh cover the 634 miles (1023 km) long trip taking on average 15 h 18 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express. Normally, there are 4 trains operating per day, including direct services available. Travelers depart most frequently from Frankfurt (M) Flughafen Regionalbf and arrive in Edinburgh Waverley.

Train providers: Deutsche Bahn from Frankfurt am Main to Edinburgh trains

Find the best trip to Edinburgh from Frankfurt am Main with Omio's train partners Deutsche Bahn! You'll find the best deals, schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the most affordable journey for you.

Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn (DB) is Germany’s main provider of train services and makes on average about 40, 000 domestic and international journeys per day. Deutsche Bahn’s fleet of trains includes the high-speed ICE (Intercity Express) as well as the IC (Intercity), EC (Eurocity), IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional Express) and RB (Regionalbahn), which differ in terms of comfort and the time needed to travel. For example, while toilets are standard amenities, services like onboard restaurants or free WiFi are only available on certain train types and routes. Deutsche Bahn is well-known for its wide range of fares like Super Saver, Saver, and Flexible and discount cards like the Bahncard 25, 50 and 100, which you can also use for your Frankfurt am Main to Edinburgh train.

Train information from Frankfurt am Main to Edinburgh with Deutsche Bahn:

  • Average Duration: 15 h 18 min
  • Deutsche Bahn frequency: 4 a day

Travel Tips: Trains from Frankfurt am Main to Edinburgh

Travel Tips: Travel by train to Edinburgh 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 Frankfurt am Main to Edinburgh.
FAQs

Travel between Frankfurt am Main, Germany and Edinburgh, United Kingdom by train is: Unrestricted.

Can I enter United Kingdom from Germany?

International entry status: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Germany

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in United Kingdom from Frankfurt am Main?

Conditions of entry:

  • There are no current restrictions

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

All travelers in United Kingdom must observe these coronavirus safety measures:

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

The information above was last checked on 11/6/22. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train from Frankfurt am Main to Edinburgh as this information can change.

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

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

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

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

What are the requirements?

  • There are no current restrictions

What are the safety rules to follow in Frankfurt am Main, Germany?

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

  • Physical distance: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask: Mandatory

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 Frankfurt am Main from Edinburgh here.

You should expect to travel around 634 miles (1023 km)  to Edinburgh from Frankfurt am Main by train.
On average the Frankfurt am Main to Edinburgh train time is 15 h 18 min  covering the 634 miles (1023 km) long journey, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.

Some of the Frankfurt am Main train stations to Edinburgh you can start your journey from include Frankfurt (M) Flughafen Regionalbf, Frankfurt Main Ost and Frankfurt am Main - Stadion. Similarly, some of the arrival train stations in Edinburgh include Edinburgh Waverley, Edinburgh Gateway and Edinburgh Park.

When traveling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Frankfurt (M) Flughafen Regionalbf   and arriving in Edinburgh Waverley.

Passengers booking this trip most frequently board their trains from Frankfurt (M) Flughafen Regionalbf and need to travel around 9.2 miles (14.8 km) from the city center to get to this train station.

Passengers arriving in Edinburgh most often arrive at Edinburgh Waverley and need to travel around 0.4 miles (660 m) from this train station to the city center.

When taking a train from Frankfurt am Main to Edinburgh, you can count on Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express for the best way to get you to Edinburgh. You can also check all possible train companies who offer a service to Edinburgh from Frankfurt am Main and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.
The average number of trains departing Frankfurt am Main for Edinburgh is 4 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
You can take the first train from Frankfurt am Main to Edinburgh at 6: 28 AM. The last train from Frankfurt am Main to Edinburgh that you can take departs at 6: 28 PM. Omio shows you the latest train from Frankfurt am Main to Edinburgh schedule to help you book the best departure time for this trip.

Important Stations and Airports in Frankfurt am Main and Edinburgh

Frankfurt am Main
Edinburgh
Frankfurt (M) Flughafen Regionalbf is the most popular Frankfurt am Main 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 Frankfurt am Main for your trip to Edinburgh.
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At a Travel Center you will receive the following services with personal consultation: Tickets and reservations up to shortly before departure, season tickets and DB monthly season tickets on subscription as well as DB BahnCard related offers. Furthermore, national and international timetable and fare information is available in addition to supplementary services and offers for your rail journey.
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