Plymouth to Edinburgh train

Cheap train tickets from Plymouth to Edinburgh

Showing times and prices for Aug 15

Cheapest

158

Average

159

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.

London North Eastern Railway
08:15AMPlymouth9h01 05:16PMEdinburgh
0 transfers
1581One-way
London North Eastern Railway
07:35AMPlymouth8h48 04:23PMEdinburgh
0 transfers
1601One-way

Train schedule from Plymouth to Edinburgh

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London North Eastern Railway
07:35AMPlymouth8h48 04:23PMEdinburgh
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London North Eastern Railway
08:15AMPlymouth9h01 05:16PMEdinburgh
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Fastest train times from Plymouth to Edinburgh

Showing times and prices for Aug 15

Fastest Journey

8 h 48 m

Average

8 h 54 m

Trains per day

2

Distance

624 km

Of the 2 trains that leave Plymouth for Edinburgh every day 2 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

London North Eastern Railway
07:35AMPlymouth8h48 04:23PMEdinburgh
0 transfers
1601One-way
London North Eastern Railway
08:15AMPlymouth9h01 05:16PMEdinburgh
0 transfers
1581One-way

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Overview: Train from Plymouth to Edinburgh

distanceDistance386 miles (623 km)
durationAverage train duration8 h 34 min
priceAverage train ticket price$218 (€200)
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain providersLondon North Eastern Railway, Cross Country or Avanti West Coast

Trains from Plymouth to Edinburgh cover the 386 miles (623 km) long journey taking on average 8 h 34 min with our travel partners like London North Eastern Railway, Cross Country or Avanti West Coast. There are direct train services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this route for as low as $177 (€163), but the average price of train tickets is $218 (€200). Travelers depart most frequently from Plymouth and arrive in Edinburgh Waverley.

Train providers: CrossCountry from Plymouth to Edinburgh trains

Find the best trains to Edinburgh from Plymouth with Omio's travel partners CrossCountry from $177 (€163). We can find you the best deals, schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the best journey.

CrossCountry

CrossCountry is a fast speed train company in the United Kingdom and for your next train to Edinburgh from Plymouth you can choose between Standard Class and First Class tickets on Omio.

One of the best ways to travel between Plymouth and Edinburgh is by taking a train with CrossCountry. Omio helps you find the ideal CrossCountry train between Plymouth and Edinburgh by showing you CrossCountry current train schedules and timetables, the train tickets on offer (including amenities offered onboard and travel information like baggage allowance) and the best prices for this Plymouth to Edinburgh trip. You can expect to travel 386 miles (623 km) from Plymouth to Edinburgh on a train with CrossCountry. If you are using the Omio app to search for trains to Edinburgh from Plymouth, you can check straight away if the CrossCountry ticket is a mobile ticket, which makes it easy for you to go paperless when traveling without needing to purchase tickets in person at the train station. Once you’ve found that perfect train, book your CrossCountry train ticket on Omio quickly and easily, then enjoy your upcoming trip to Edinburgh from Plymouth!

Plymouth to Edinburgh train information with CrossCountry:

  • Average Duration: 8 h 40 min
  • CrossCountry frequency: 5 a day

Travel Tips: Trains from Plymouth to Edinburgh

Travel by train 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 Plymouth to Edinburgh.
FAQs
Train tickets between Plymouth and Edinburgh for some dates and times can be found for as cheap as $177 (€163)  one way in the next 7 days.
The Plymouth to Edinburgh train ticket price is on average $218 (€200)  if you are looking to book your tickets for this trip in the next week.
You should expect to travel around 386 miles (623 km)  between Plymouth and Edinburgh by train.
The train time from Plymouth to Edinburgh is on average 8 h 34 min  for the 386 miles (623 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go between Plymouth and Edinburgh by train can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.

There are a few train stations in Plymouth to start your journey from including Plymouth and Plymouth. In Edinburgh you have a few train station options to choose from for your arrival including Edinburgh Waverley, Edinburgh Gateway and Edinburgh Park.

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

Passengers board the train most frequently from Plymouth, which is located around 1 mile (1.6 km) away from the city center, and they get off the train at Edinburgh Waverley, located 0.4 miles (659 m) away from the city center.

If you're looking for trains from Plymouth to Edinburgh, you can rely on London North Eastern Railway, Cross Country or Avanti West Coast to get you to Edinburgh. It's also good to check out all possible train companies for the Plymouth to Edinburgh journey to see if there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
You can take the first train from Plymouth to Edinburgh at 7: 15 AM. The last train from Plymouth to Edinburgh that you can take departs at 9: 49 AM. Omio shows you the latest train from Plymouth to Edinburgh schedule to help you book the best departure time for this trip.
If you book the Plymouth to Edinburgh train within the next 7 days, you can find one way tickets to cost on average $218 (€200). However, booking your train ticket in advance gives you access to the best prices for trains to Edinburgh from Plymouth. Look out for train tickets for this journey to go on sale a few months before your planned departure date to find the best deals.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Plymouth
Edinburgh
Plymouth is the most popular Plymouth 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 Plymouth for your trip to Edinburgh.
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Public transit options for Plymouth
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Front of the station

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