Manchester Victoria to Edinburgh Waverley train

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TransPennine Express Service
06:22AMManchester Piccadilly3h16 09:38AMEdinburgh
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TransPennine Express Service
08:21AMManchester Piccadilly3h16 11:37AMEdinburgh
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Northern Rail
08:50AMManchester Piccadilly3h28 12:18PMEdinburgh
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TransPennine Express Service
10:21AMManchester Piccadilly3h11 01:32PMEdinburgh
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Northern Rail
10:50AMManchester Piccadilly3h28 02:18PMEdinburgh
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Train schedule from Manchester Victoria to Edinburgh Waverley

Showing trains for tomorrow, Tuesday, February 7
TransPennine Express Service
06:22AMManchester Piccadilly3h16 09:38AMEdinburgh
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TransPennine Express Service
08:21AMManchester Piccadilly3h16 11:37AMEdinburgh
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Northern Rail
08:50AMManchester Piccadilly3h28 12:18PMEdinburgh
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TransPennine Express Service
10:21AMManchester Piccadilly3h11 01:32PMEdinburgh
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Northern Rail
10:50AMManchester Piccadilly3h28 02:18PMEdinburgh
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TransPennine Express Service
12:22PMManchester Piccadilly3h15 03:37PMEdinburgh
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Northern Rail
12:50PMManchester Piccadilly3h28 04:18PMEdinburgh
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TransPennine Express Service
02:21PMManchester Piccadilly3h20 05:41PMEdinburgh
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Northern Rail
02:50PMManchester Piccadilly3h31 06:21PMEdinburgh
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TransPennine Express Service
04:21PMManchester Piccadilly3h18 07:39PMEdinburgh
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Northern Rail
04:50PMManchester Piccadilly3h34 08:24PMEdinburgh
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TransPennine Express Service
06:21PMManchester Piccadilly3h18 09:39PMEdinburgh
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Northern Rail
06:50PMManchester Piccadilly3h31 10:21PMEdinburgh
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TransPennine Express Service
08:22PMManchester Piccadilly3h19 11:41PMEdinburgh
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Fastest train times from Manchester Victoria to Edinburgh Waverley

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Fastest Journey

3 h 11 m

Average

3 h 15 m

Trains per day

5

Distance

281 km

Of the 5 trains that leave Manchester Victoria 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
10:21AMManchester Piccadilly3h11 01:32PMEdinburgh
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12:22PMManchester Piccadilly3h15 03:37PMEdinburgh
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06:22AMManchester Piccadilly3h16 09:38AMEdinburgh
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08:21AMManchester Piccadilly3h16 11:37AMEdinburgh
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04:21PMManchester Piccadilly3h18 07:39PMEdinburgh
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Overview: Train from Manchester Victoria to Edinburgh Waverley

distanceDistance174 miles (280 km)
frequencyTrain frequency11 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 6 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersNorthern Rail or TransPennine Express Service

Trains from Manchester Victoria to Edinburgh Waverley cover the 174 miles (280 km) long journey taking on average 3 h 23 min with our travel partners like Northern Rail or TransPennine Express Service. Normally, there are 11 trains operating per day, including direct services available. Travelers depart most frequently from Manchester Victoria and arrive in Edinburgh Waverley.

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

Travel from Manchester Victoria to Edinburgh Waverley on Northern Rail (3) and First TransPennine Express 3 trains with Omio. When comparing schedules and tickets, we will also show you other options with multiple connections or other travel modes if they’re available.

First TransPennine Express 3
Northern Rail (3)

Looking for trains between Manchester Victoria and Edinburgh Waverley? First TransPennine Express 3 is one of the best companies to travel with on the 174 miles (280 km) trip from Manchester Victoria to Edinburgh Waverley. As an official travel partner of First TransPennine Express 3, Omio quickly shows you the latest First TransPennine Express 3 train schedules and timetables, tickets and offers (such as baggage allowance and amenities provided onboard), travel information, and prices so that you can check for ideal departure and arrival times, compare the fastest Manchester Victoria to Edinburgh Waverley routes, find the best amenities to make your trip smooth and easy, and buy the most affordable First TransPennine Express 3 train tickets that fit your budget. If you use the Omio app to search for trains to Edinburgh Waverley from Manchester Victoria, you can quickly see if the First TransPennine Express 3 ticket is a mobile ticket, making it easy for you to go paperless when taking a train. Once you’re ready, book your Manchester Victoria - Edinburgh Waverley train now on Omio quickly and easily and enjoy your upcoming trip with First TransPennine Express 3!

Manchester Victoria to Edinburgh Waverley train information with First TransPennine Express 3:

  • Average Duration: 3 h 16 min
  • First TransPennine Express 3 frequency: 6 a day

Northern Trains is one of many publicly owned train operating companies in the United Kingdom. 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. Headquartered in York, Northern 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. Advance, Off-Peak and Anytime Day tickets can be purchased for Northern train journeys to Edinburgh Waverley from Manchester Victoria. There is only one class option on Northern trains: Standard.

Train information from Manchester Victoria to Edinburgh Waverley with Northern Rail (3):

  • Average Duration: 3 h 30 min
  • Northern Rail (3) frequency: 5 a day

Travel Tips: Trains from Manchester Victoria 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 Victoria to Edinburgh Waverley.
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The distance to Edinburgh Waverley from Manchester Victoria by train is approximately 174 miles (280 km).
On average the Manchester Victoria to Edinburgh Waverley train time is 3 h 23 min  covering the 174 miles (280 km) long route, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.

Omio customers traveling this route book their trains from Manchester Victoria   to Edinburgh Waverley.

Passengers booking this trip most frequently board their trains from Manchester Victoria and need to travel around 0.9 miles (1.4 km) from the city center to get to this train station.

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

For the best Manchester Victoria to Edinburgh Waverley train to purchase, you can travel safely and comfortably with Northern Rail or TransPennine Express Service. However, it's always good to check all possible train providers with services from Manchester Victoria to Edinburgh Waverley to compare what amenities they may offer.
The average number of trains departing Manchester Victoria for Edinburgh Waverley is 11 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
The earliest train for this journey departs from Manchester Victoria at 6: 22 AM. The last train leaves from Manchester Victoria at 8: 22 PM. Check Omio for the latest train schedule from Manchester Victoria to Edinburgh Waverley and book the best time to depart on your chosen travel date.

Trains departing from Manchester Victoria

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Distance from Manchester Victoria to city center
Distance from Manchester Victoria to city center
0.9 miles (1.4 km)
How to get to this station?
How to get to this station?
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Pick up point is on Station Approach (M3 1WY) directly outside the station main entrance, outside the M & S shop.
Amenities at station
Information Desk
Information Desk
Information available from staff: If the station is not staffed please use our helpline 08002006060 | Helpline Contact: 0800 138 5560 text relay 18001 0800 138 5560 | Passenger Information Systems: Departure screens, Announcements
Accessibility
Accessibility
Staff help available: Yes | Step free access coverage: Yes | Step free access note: Category A station, Scooter Friendly Station - Step free access around the whole station via use of lifts between platforms 3-6, connection with Manchester Metrolink using ramps | Accessible ticket machines: There are accessible ticket machines at this station | Accessible ticket machines note: Accepts Cash & Cards Located near the ticket office. | Accessible toilets: Yes | Ramp for train access: Yes | Wheelchairs available: Yes | Wheelchairs available open hours: As per ticket office opening hours | Impaired mobility set down / pick up points available: No

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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