Manchester Airport to Edinburgh Waverley train

Cheap train tickets from Manchester Airport to Edinburgh Waverley

Showing times and prices for Oct 08

Cheapest

47

Average

65

The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

Transpennine Express
09:10AMManchester Airport3h22 12:32PMEdinburgh Waverley
0 transfers
471One-way
Avanti West Coast
09:46AMManchester Airport5h50 03:36PMEdinburgh Waverley
0 transfers
471One-way
Avanti West Coast
11:28AMManchester Airport3h49 03:17PMEdinburgh Waverley
0 transfers
581One-way
Avanti West Coast
10:06AMManchester Airport5h46 03:52PMEdinburgh Waverley
0 transfers
1071One-way

Train schedule from Manchester Airport to Edinburgh Waverley

Showing trains for tomorrow, Saturday, October 8
Transpennine Express
09:10AMManchester Airport3h22 12:32PMEdinburgh Waverley
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Avanti West Coast
09:46AMManchester Airport5h50 03:36PMEdinburgh Waverley
0 transfers
Avanti West Coast
10:06AMManchester Airport5h46 03:52PMEdinburgh Waverley
0 transfers
Avanti West Coast
11:28AMManchester Airport3h49 03:17PMEdinburgh Waverley
0 transfers

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Fastest train times from Manchester Airport to Edinburgh Waverley

Showing times and prices for Oct 08

Fastest Journey

3 h 22 m

Average

4 h 41 m

Trains per day

4

Distance

294 km

Of the 4 trains that leave Manchester Airport for Edinburgh Waverley every day 4 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Transpennine Express
09:10AMManchester Airport3h22 12:32PMEdinburgh Waverley
0 transfers
471One-way
Avanti West Coast
11:28AMManchester Airport3h49 03:17PMEdinburgh Waverley
0 transfers
581One-way
Avanti West Coast
10:06AMManchester Airport5h46 03:52PMEdinburgh Waverley
0 transfers
1071One-way
Avanti West Coast
09:46AMManchester Airport5h50 03:36PMEdinburgh Waverley
0 transfers
471One-way

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Overview: Train from Manchester Airport to Edinburgh Waverley

distanceDistance182 miles (293 km)
durationAverage train duration3 h 16 min
priceAverage train ticket price$61 (€59)
frequencyTrain frequency6 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 6 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersAvanti West Coast, Transpennine Express or TransPennine Express Service

Trains from Manchester Airport to Edinburgh Waverley cover the 182 miles (293 km) long journey taking on average 3 h 16 min with our travel partners like Avanti West Coast, Transpennine Express or TransPennine Express Service. Normally, there are 6 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around $61 (€59), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $31 (€30).

Train providers: Northern Rail (3) and First TransPennine Express 3 from Manchester Airport to Edinburgh Waverley trains

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Northern Rail (3)
First TransPennine Express 3

Northern Trains is a publicly owned train operating company in the United Kingdom, headquartered in York. The company operates local and commuter trains across the entire north of England connecting regions of the North East, North West, East Midlands, Staffordshire, Yorkshire and the Humber coast line. The rail network in the UK has been run by over 20 train companies, but they work together as National Rail with coordinated fares and ticketing. Tickets such as Advance, Off-Peak and Anytime Day are available to purchase for routes with Northern. There is only one class option on Northern trains: Standard.

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    Travel Tips: Trains from Manchester Airport to Edinburgh Waverley

    Travel Tips: Travel by train to Edinburgh Waverley 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 Manchester Airport to Edinburgh Waverley.
    FAQs
    If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find cheap Manchester Airport to Edinburgh Waverley trains for as little as $31 (€30)  in the next 7 days.
    If you’re looking to purchase your train tickets in the next week, you can expect the Manchester Airport to Edinburgh Waverley train price to come in at an average of $61 (€59)  one way.
    You should expect to travel around 182 miles (293 km)  from Manchester Airport to Edinburgh Waverley by train.
    While the time it takes to travel 182 miles (293 km) from Manchester Airport to Edinburgh Waverley can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays, the Manchester Airport to Edinburgh Waverley train journey time is on average 3 h 16 min.
    When taking a train from Manchester Airport to Edinburgh Waverley, you can count on Avanti West Coast, Transpennine Express or TransPennine Express Service for the best way to get you to Edinburgh Waverley. You can also check all possible train companies who offer a service to Edinburgh Waverley from Manchester Airport and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.
    On average, there are 6 trains a day from Manchester Airport to Edinburgh Waverley. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
    You can take the first train from Manchester Airport to Edinburgh Waverley at 7: 10 AM. The last train from Manchester Airport to Edinburgh Waverley that you can take departs at 5: 28 PM. Omio shows you the latest train from Manchester Airport to Edinburgh Waverley schedule to help you book the best departure time for this route.
    The price of a one way train ticket from Manchester Airport to Edinburgh Waverley is on average $61 (€59) if you purchase within the next 7 days. But we recommend booking tickets before your planned travel date to find the best prices for trains from all possible train providers offering this route. In general, you can find train tickets to Edinburgh Waverley from Manchester Airport available a few months in advance.

    Trains arriving to Edinburgh Waverley

    Distance from Edinburgh Waverley to city center
    Distance from Edinburgh Waverley to city center
    660 m
    Ticket Office Hours
    Ticket Office Hours
    Mon - Sat: 05: 00 - 23: 59 | Sun: 07: 00 - 23: 59
    How to get to this station?
    How to get to this station?
    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.
    Nearest Airport
    Nearest Airport
    Edinburgh Airport
    7 miles (12 km)
    How to get to nearest airport?
    How to get to nearest airport?
    There is a direct tram from St Andrew Square that goes between the airport and the train station for 35 minutes. You can also opt to ride the Airlink 100 bus for 28 minutes.
    Amenities at station
    Wifi
    Wifi
    Free public Wi-Fi available.
    ATM
    ATM
    There are a few ATM machines around the station.
    Taxi
    Taxi
    Taxi: Nearest Taxi Ranks are on Market St and Waverley Bridge outside the station. | Accessible taxis: Taxi ranks are located on Waverley Bridge and also Market Street. Market Street can be accessed step free via available lifts.
    Lockers
    Lockers
    You can leave luggage at Excessive Baggage Company on Platform 2.
    Parking
    Parking
    Opening Hours: 24/7 Parking space: 509 (including 16 handicapped spaces) Parking Pricing: Free for the first 40 minutes | £8. 50 up to 3 hours | £12. 00 up to 5 hours | £17. 50 up to 10 hours | £22. 00 up to 24 hours
    Shopping
    Shopping
    Type of shops available: Wide range of shops Passport Photo Booth
    Dining
    Dining
    Bagel Factory | Burger King | Caffè Nero | Costa Coffee | JD Wetherspoon | The Pasty Shop | The Beer House | M&S | Pret a Manger
    Car Rentals
    Car Rentals
    Europcar | Enterprise
    Information Desk
    Information Desk
    Information booths are located on the concourse.
    Accessibility
    Accessibility
    Entrances are step free. Station is equipped with an elevator. Staffed with guide communicators for the deaf. Tactile warning strips are on the platform edges for the blind.

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