Frankfurt am Main to Edinburgh train

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Overview: Train from Frankfurt am Main to Edinburgh

distanceDistance634 miles (1023 km)
durationAverage train duration10 h 37 min
priceAverage train ticket price$1,223 (€1,072)
frequencyTrain frequency1 a day
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain companiesDeutsche Bahn

Trains from Frankfurt am Main to Edinburgh cover the 634 miles (1023 km) long journey taking on average 10 h 37 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn. Normally, there is 1 train operating per day. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around $1,223 (€1,072), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $1,223 (€1,072). Travelers depart most frequently from Frankfurt am Main Flughafen and arrive in Edinburgh Waverley.

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

Buy your official Deutsche Bahn train tickets from Frankfurt am Main to Edinburgh from $1,204 (€1,055) with Omio. Find train times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies to compare and book the most convenient journey.

Deutsche Bahn is a German train company that operates trains throughout the country including trains to Edinburgh from Frankfurt am Main. It offers a wide range of services, including high-speed InterCity Express (ICE) trains, regional trains, and night trains. ICE trains are the fastest and most comfortable way to travel, with speeds of up to 300 km/h. Regional trains are slower but offer more frequent stops and are ideal for shorter trips. Night trains are a great way to save time and money, with comfortable sleeping compartments and couchettes. Deutsche Bahn offers a variety of ticket types, including single tickets, day tickets, and group tickets. Onboard facilities include free Wi-Fi, power outlets, and a variety of food and beverage options. The most popular routes for Deutsche Bahn are between major cities such as Berlin, Munich, Hamburg, and Frankfurt. Other popular routes include Cologne to Stuttgart, Berlin to Dresden, and Hamburg to Cologne.

Deutsche Bahn from Frankfurt am Main to Edinburgh train information:

  • Average Duration: 10 h 37 min
  • Cheapest Price: $1,204
  • Deutsche Bahn frequency: 1 a day

Deutsche Bahn, Inter City Express (ICE), Intercity (IC), Regional Express (RE), Regionalbahn (RB) classes from Frankfurt am Main to Edinburgh

Check and compare train options, travel classes, and amenities for trains from Frankfurt am Main to Edinburgh with Deutsche Bahn, Inter City Express (ICE), Intercity (IC), Regional Express (RE), Regionalbahn (RB)

Inter City Express (ICE)

1st class
  • Wi-Fi
  • Power socket at seat
  • Adjustable seat
  • Extra legroom (at least 89 cm)
  • Solo seats available
  • Face-to-face seats available
  • Folding table
  • 3 seat in a row
  • Seat reservation included
  • No dedicated space for bicycles*
  • Pets allowed
  • Meal service at seat and restaurant
  • No dedicated area for families with children
  • No dedicated space for prams
  • Quiet area/zone
  • 1 piece of hand luggage per person
  • 1 piece of large luggage per person
  • Air conditioning
  • No dedicated accessible seats
  • Partially barrier-free
  • Accessibility assistance service
  • Travel advisories priority lane
  • Access to lounge
  • Access to digital newspaper & magazine

Inter City Express (ICE)

2nd class
  • Wi-Fi
  • Power socket at seat
  • Adjustable seat
  • Extra legroom (at least 80 cm)
  • Solo seats available
  • Face-to-face seats available
  • Folding table
  • 4 seat in a row
  • Seat reservation not included
  • Dedicated space for bicycles
  • Pets allowed
  • Meal service at the restaurant
  • Area for families with children
  • Space for prams
  • Quiet area/zone
  • 1 piece of hand luggage per person
  • 1 piece of large luggage per person
  • Air conditioning
  • Dedicated accessible seats
  • Partially barrier-free
  • Accessibility assistance service
  • No Travel advisories priority lane
  • No access to lounge
  • No access to digital newspapers & magazines

Intercity (IC)

1st class
  • Wi-Fi
  • Power socket at seat
  • Seat not adjustable
  • Standard legroom
  • Solo seats available
  • Face-to-face seats available
  • Folding table
  • 3 seat in a row
  • Seat reservation included
  • No dedicated space for bicycles*
  • Pets allowed
  • No buy-on-board food
  • No dedicated area for families with children
  • No dedicated space for prams
  • No quiet area/zone
  • 1 piece of hand luggage per person
  • 1 piece of large luggage per person
  • Air conditioning
  • No dedicated accessible seats
  • Partially barrier-free
  • Accessibility assistance service
  • Travel advisories priority lane
  • Access to lounge
  • Access to digital newspaper & magazine

Intercity (IC)

2nd class
  • Wi-Fi
  • Power socket at seat
  • Seat not adjustable
  • Standard legroom
  • Solo seats available
  • Face-to-face seats available
  • Folding table
  • 4 seat in a row
  • Seat reservation not included
  • Dedicated space for bicycles*
  • Pets allowed
  • No buy-on-board food
  • Area for families with children
  • Space for prams
  • No quiet area/zone
  • 1 piece of hand luggage per person
  • 1 piece of large luggage per person
  • Air conditioning
  • Dedicated accessible seats
  • Partially barrier-free
  • Accessibility assistance service
  • No Travel advisories priority lane
  • No access to lounge
  • No access to digital newspapers & magazines

Regional Express (RE)

1st class & 2nd class
  • Wi-Fi
  • Power socket at seat
  • Seat not adjustable
  • Standard legroom
  • Solo seats available
  • Face-to-face seats available
  • Folding table
  • Dedicated space for bicycles
  • Pets allowed
  • No buy-on-board food
  • No dedicated area for families with children
  • No dedicated space for prams
  • No quiet area/zone
  • 1 piece of hand luggage per person
  • 1 piece of large luggage per person
  • Air conditioning
  • No dedicated accessible seats for 1st class
  • Partially barrier-free
  • Accessibility assistance service

Regionalbahn (RB)

1st class & 2nd class
  • No Wi-Fi
  • Power sockets on some trains
  • Seat not adjustable
  • Standard legroom
  • Solo seats available
  • Face-to-face seats available
  • Folding table
  • Dedicated space for bicycles
  • Pets allowed
  • No buy-on-board food
  • No dedicated area for families with children
  • No dedicated space for prams
  • No quiet area/zone
  • 1 piece of hand luggage per person
  • 1 piece of large luggage per person
  • Air conditioning
  • No dedicated accessible seats for 1st class
  • Partially barrier-free
  • Accessibility assistance service

FAQs: Trains from Frankfurt am Main to Edinburgh

FAQs: Travel by train from Frankfurt am Main 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
Cheap train tickets from Frankfurt am Main to Edinburgh can start from as little as $1,223 (€1,072) when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Frankfurt am Main to Edinburgh is $1,223 (€1,072); however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
On average the Frankfurt am Main to Edinburgh train travel time is 10 h 37 min   for the 634 mile (1023 km) long journey, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Frankfurt am Main to Edinburgh leaves at 12: 26 PM. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Frankfurt am Main to Edinburgh leaves at 6: 28 PM.
There is 1 train a day from Frankfurt am Main to Edinburgh which require at least one change with Deutsche Bahn. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer trains.
Take the Frankfurt am Main to Edinburgh train with Deutsche Bahn. However, it's always good to check out all possible train companies for the journey to Edinburgh from Frankfurt am Main as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 6: 28 PM.

When departing from Frankfurt am Main, you have various train station options to start your journey from including Frankfurt am Main Flughafen, Frankfurt Stadion station and Frankfurt Messe station. When arriving in Edinburgh, you can end your journey in train stations like Edinburgh Waverley, Edinburgh Park and Edinburgh Gateway.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Frankfurt am Main Flughafen, which is located around 9.2 miles (14.8 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Edinburgh Waverley, located 0.4 miles (727 m) away from the city centre.

It's helpful to compare your options as there are 3 ways to travel to Edinburgh from Frankfurt am Main including taking a train, bus or flight.

Important Stations and Airports in Frankfurt am Main and Edinburgh

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Frankfurt am Main Flughafen 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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