The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Inverness to Edinburgh is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid traveling at rush hour.
This is the last train of the day.
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3 h 39 m
4 h 6 m
Trains per day
Of the 6 trains that leave Inverness for Edinburgh every day 2 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
|Distance||112 miles (180 km)|
|Average train duration||4 h 2 min|
|Average train ticket price||$37 (€32)|
|Train frequency||6 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there are 6 direct trains a day|
|Train companies||Scotrail or London North Eastern Railway|
Trains from Inverness to Edinburgh cover the 112 miles (180 km) long route taking on average 4 h 2 min with our travel partners like Scotrail or London North Eastern Railway. Normally, there are 6 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this route for as low as $27 (€23), but the average price of train tickets is $37 (€32). Travelers depart most frequently from Inverness and arrive in Edinburgh Waverley.
Travel from Inverness to Edinburgh from $27 (€23) with Omio’s train partners ScotRail! You can find the best schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the most convenient journey for you.
Scotrail is a train operating company in Scotland, providing rail services throughout the country. It operates a wide range of services, from commuter trains to long-distance intercity services. The company operates a variety of train types, including the Class 380, Class 385, Class 156, Class 158 and Class 170. These trains offer a range of onboard facilities, such as free Wi-Fi, power sockets, and comfortable seating. Scotrail also offers a range of ticket types, including Advance, Off-Peak, and Anytime tickets. The most popular routes for Scotrail include Glasgow to Edinburgh, Glasgow to Inverness, and Edinburgh to Aberdeen.
Inverness to Edinburgh train information with ScotRail:
The rule of buying in advance to save money is not only valid when booking a flight but also for train travel. Train tickets are generally on sale 6 months before the departure date. Some train booking tips from us:
Passengers board the train most frequently from Inverness, which is located around 0.1 miles (91 m) 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.
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