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Cheap train tickets and times from Newport to Edinburgh

Showing times and prices for Apr 22


Fastest Journey

5 h 46 m


6 h 25 m

Trains per day



485 km

Cheap train tickets from Newport to start from $322 with an average ticket price of $333.

The fastest train from Newport to takes 5h 46m in comparison to an average duration of 6h 25m and covers a distance of 485 km.

3 trains that leave Newport for every day with 3 travelling directly.

Avanti West Coast
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Cross Country
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Avanti West Coast
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Overview: Train from Newport to Edinburgh

distanceDistance301 miles (485 km)
durationAverage train duration6 h 18 min
priceAverage train ticket price$252 (€221)
frequencyTrain frequency11 a day
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain companiesVirgin Trains, CrossCountry, TransPennine Express or Transport for Wales

Trains from Newport to Edinburgh cover the 301 miles (485 km) long journey taking on average 6 h 18 min with our travel partners like Virgin Trains, CrossCountry, TransPennine Express or Transport for Wales. Normally, there are 11 trains operating per day. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around $252 (€221), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $170 (€150). Travelers depart most frequently from Newport (South Wales) and arrive in Edinburgh Waverley.

Train companies: Virgin Trains, CrossCountry and TransPennine Express from Newport to Edinburgh trains

Find the best trains between Newport and Edinburgh with Omio's travel partners Virgin Trains, CrossCountry and TransPennine Express from $330 (€291). We can find you the best deals, schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the best route.

Avanti West Coast is a train company based in the United Kingdom. It operates high-speed trains between London and major cities in the UK, including Birmingham, Manchester, Liverpool, Glasgow and Edinburgh. The company offers a range of ticket types, including Standard, First Class and Advance tickets. Onboard facilities include free Wi-Fi, power sockets, comfortable seating and a range of food and drinks. The most popular routes for Avanti West Coast are London to Birmingham, London to Manchester and London to Glasgow. The company operates a fleet of Pendolino and Super Voyager trains, which offer a smooth and comfortable journey.

Newport to Edinburgh train information with Virgin Trains:

  • Average Duration: 7 h 5 min
  • Cheapest Price: $330

FAQs: Trains from Newport to Edinburgh

FAQs: Travel by train from Newport 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 Newport to Edinburgh.
Cheap train tickets from Newport to Edinburgh can start from as little as $170 (€150) when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Newport to Edinburgh is $252 (€221); however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
On average the Newport to Edinburgh train time is 6 h 18 min   covering the 301 mile (485 km) long trip, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Newport to Edinburgh leaves at 5: 56 AM. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Newport to Edinburgh leaves at 11: 59 AM.
There are 11 trains a day from Newport to Edinburgh which require at least one change with Virgin Trains, CrossCountry, TransPennine Express or Transport for Wales. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer trains.
For the journey from Newport to Edinburgh you can take a train with Virgin Trains, CrossCountry, TransPennine Express or Transport for Wales. Be sure to check out all possible train providers that offer services to Edinburgh from Newport on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Newport (South Wales), which is located around 0.6 miles (866 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.

The cheapest month for a train from Newport to Edinburgh is January.
You have options as you can travel from Newport to Edinburgh 3 different ways: bus, train or flight.

Important Stations and Airports in Newport and Edinburgh

Newport (South Wales) is the most popular Newport 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 Newport for your trip to Edinburgh.
Amenities at station
Phone Number
+44 3450507080
Public transit options for Newport (South Wales)
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Coach stop on Queensway, adjacent to the station taxi rank, unless otherwise stated on the station poster boards.

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