Manchester Piccadilly to Edinburgh Waverley train

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

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08:53AMManchester Oxford Road3h25 12:18PMEdinburgh
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12:53PMManchester Oxford Road3h25 04:18PMEdinburgh
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02:53PMManchester Oxford Road3h28 06:21PMEdinburgh
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04:53PMManchester Oxford Road3h31 08:24PMEdinburgh
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Train schedule from Manchester Piccadilly to Edinburgh Waverley

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TransPennine Express Service
06:25AMManchester Oxford Road3h13 09:38AMEdinburgh
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TransPennine Express Service
08:24AMManchester Oxford Road3h13 11:37AMEdinburgh
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Northern Rail
08:53AMManchester Oxford Road3h25 12:18PMEdinburgh
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TransPennine Express Service
10:24AMManchester Oxford Road3h08 01:32PMEdinburgh
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Northern Rail
10:53AMManchester Oxford Road3h25 02:18PMEdinburgh
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TransPennine Express Service
12:25PMManchester Oxford Road3h12 03:37PMEdinburgh
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Northern Rail
12:53PMManchester Oxford Road3h25 04:18PMEdinburgh
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TransPennine Express Service
02:24PMManchester Oxford Road3h17 05:41PMEdinburgh
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Northern Rail
02:53PMManchester Oxford Road3h28 06:21PMEdinburgh
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TransPennine Express Service
04:24PMManchester Oxford Road3h15 07:39PMEdinburgh
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Northern Rail
04:53PMManchester Oxford Road3h31 08:24PMEdinburgh
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TransPennine Express Service
06:24PMManchester Oxford Road3h15 09:39PMEdinburgh
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Northern Rail
06:53PMManchester Oxford Road3h28 10:21PMEdinburgh
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TransPennine Express Service
08:25PMManchester Oxford Road3h16 11:41PMEdinburgh
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Fastest train times from Manchester Piccadilly to Edinburgh Waverley

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Fastest Journey

3 h 8 m

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3 h 12 m

Trains per day

5

Distance

282 km

Of the 5 trains that leave Manchester Piccadilly for Edinburgh Waverley every day 5 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

TransPennine Express Service
10:24AMManchester Oxford Road3h08 01:32PMEdinburgh
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TransPennine Express Service
12:25PMManchester Oxford Road3h12 03:37PMEdinburgh
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TransPennine Express Service
06:25AMManchester Oxford Road3h13 09:38AMEdinburgh
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08:24AMManchester Oxford Road3h13 11:37AMEdinburgh
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TransPennine Express Service
04:24PMManchester Oxford Road3h15 07:39PMEdinburgh
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Overview: Train from Manchester Piccadilly to Edinburgh Waverley

distanceDistance174 miles (281 km)
durationAverage train duration4 h 24 min
priceAverage train ticket price$113 (€99)
frequencyTrain frequency11 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 6 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesLondon North Eastern Railway, Avanti West Coast, Transpennine Express, Northern Rail or TransPennine Express Service

Trains from Manchester Piccadilly to Edinburgh Waverley cover the 174 miles (281 km) long route taking on average 4 h 24 min with our travel partners like London North Eastern Railway, Avanti West Coast, Transpennine Express, Northern Rail or TransPennine Express Service. Normally, there are 11 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this route for as low as $55 (€48), but the average price of train tickets is $113 (€99). Travelers depart most frequently from Manchester Piccadilly and arrive in Edinburgh Waverley.

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

Northern Rail (3) and First TransPennine Express 3 trains will get you from Manchester Piccadilly to Edinburgh Waverley from $55 (€48). With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best train times and tickets for your trip.

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.

Manchester Piccadilly to Edinburgh Waverley train information with Northern Rail (3):

  • Average Duration: 3 h 27 min
  • Northern Rail (3) frequency: 5 a day

First TransPennine Express 3 tickets from Manchester Piccadilly to Edinburgh Waverley are available online on Omio. We help you compare and book your perfect route with First TransPennine Express 3 between Manchester Piccadilly and Edinburgh Waverley all in one place. If you’re specifically looking for the cheapest, fastest or earliest train, you can find all the current First TransPennine Express 3 train schedules and train tickets available on Omio for the 174 miles (281 km) journey. You can also see relevant travel information for the First TransPennine Express 3 train, such as baggage allowance and amenities onboard depending on the class fare. Search for your ideal departure and arrival times for this train, compare the fastest Manchester Piccadilly to Edinburgh Waverley routes as well as the cheapest ticket prices available, and buy the best First TransPennine Express 3 Manchester Piccadilly to Edinburgh Waverley train ticket that fits your needs. If you purchase tickets in the Omio app, you can quickly see if the First TransPennine Express 3 train ticket is available as a mobile ticket, which makes it easy for you to travel paperless. You’ll then be ready to embark on your smooth and relaxing journey to Edinburgh Waverley with First TransPennine Express 3!

Train information from Manchester Piccadilly to Edinburgh Waverley with First TransPennine Express 3:

  • Average Duration: 3 h 13 min
  • First TransPennine Express 3 frequency: 6 a day

Travel Tips: Trains from Manchester Piccadilly 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 Piccadilly to Edinburgh Waverley.
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Omio customers have found cheap train tickets from Manchester Piccadilly to Edinburgh Waverley for as low as $55 (€48)  for the next 7 days.
In the next 7 days you can expect to pay on average $113 (€99)  for a train ticket to Edinburgh Waverley from Manchester Piccadilly.
You should expect to travel around 174 miles (281 km)  from Manchester Piccadilly to Edinburgh Waverley by train.
On average the Manchester Piccadilly to Edinburgh Waverley train travel time is 4 h 24 min  for the 174 miles (281 km) long trip, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.

Omio customers traveling this route depart most frequently from Manchester Piccadilly   and arrive in Edinburgh Waverley.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Manchester Piccadilly, which is located around 0.6 miles (954 m) away from the city center, and they get off the train at Edinburgh Waverley, located 0.4 miles (660 m) away from the city center.

For the best Manchester Piccadilly to Edinburgh Waverley train to buy, you can travel safely and comfortably with London North Eastern Railway, Avanti West Coast, Transpennine Express, Northern Rail or TransPennine Express Service. However, it's always good to check all possible train companies with services from Manchester Piccadilly to Edinburgh Waverley to compare what amenities they may offer.
On average, there are 11 trains a day from Manchester Piccadilly to Edinburgh Waverley. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
You can take the earliest train from Manchester Piccadilly to Edinburgh Waverley at 6: 25 AM   or take the last train from Manchester Piccadilly to Edinburgh Waverley leaving at 8: 25 PM. Look for the latest Manchester Piccadilly to Edinburgh Waverley train schedules on Omio and book the best time to take the train for this journey.
You can find trains between Manchester Piccadilly and Edinburgh Waverley to cost on average $113 (€99) one way if you book within the next 7 days. But we recommend buying train tickets in advance to score the best deals and save money on your journey. You’ll see tickets for the Manchester Piccadilly to Edinburgh Waverley train generally on sale a few months before the planned travel date.

Trains departing from Manchester Piccadilly

Distance from Manchester Piccadilly to city center
Distance from Manchester Piccadilly to city center
0.6 miles (954 m)
Ticket Office Hours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Sat: 04: 30 - 22: 30 | Sun: 07: 00 - 22: 30
How to get to this station?
How to get to this station?
Bus lines: 1, 2, 3, 147
Train lines: Northern, TransPennine Express, Avanti West Coast, CrossCountry, East Midlands Trains, Transport for Wales
Nearest Airport
Nearest Airport
Manchester Airport
8 miles (13 km)
How to get to nearest airport?
How to get to nearest airport?
The airport can be reached by public transit in about 30 minutes via the Northern and TransPennine Express trains.
Amenities at station
Wifi
Wifi
Pay as you go Wi-Fi is available through BT Wi-Fi.
ATM
ATM
There are ATM machines on the main concourse, Platform 10 and on the mezzanine level.
Lockers
Lockers
Operated by Excess Baggage Co. Llocated between Platforms 10 and 11 and open daily from 08: 00 to 21: 00.
Parking
Parking
Opening Hours: 24/7 Parking space: 711 (including 35 handicapped spaces) Parking Pricing: £5. 00 for the first 2 hours | Up to £21. 00 per day
Dining
Dining
Burger King | Caffè Nero | Carluccio’s | Hotel Chocolat | Starbucks | The Pasty Shop | Costa Coffee | Pret a Manger | Upper Crust | McDonald's | & more
Car Rentals
Car Rentals
Hertz | Europcar
Information Desk
Information Desk
Located near the Fairfield Street entrance on the mezzanine level.
Accessibility
Accessibility
There is step-free access throughout the station. Ramps for train access and wheelchairs are also available.

Trains arriving to Edinburgh Waverley

Distance from Edinburgh Waverley to city center
Distance from Edinburgh Waverley to city center
0.4 miles (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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