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Cheap train tickets and times from Plymouth to Edinburgh

Showing times and prices for May 26


Fastest Journey

8 h 29 m


9 h 17 m

Trains per day



624 km

Cheap train tickets from Plymouth to start from $213 with an average ticket price of $314.

The fastest train from Plymouth to takes 8h 29m in comparison to an average duration of 9h 17m and covers a distance of 624 km.

5 trains that leave Plymouth for every day with 5 travelling directly.

London North Eastern Railway
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London North Eastern Railway
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Cross Country
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Avanti West Coast
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Cross Country
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Overview: Train from Plymouth to Edinburgh

distanceDistance386 miles (623 km)
durationAverage train duration7 h 51 min
priceAverage train ticket price$220 (€190)
frequencyTrain frequency8 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 8 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersCrossCountry, East Coast, Virgin Trains or Great Western Rail

Trains from Plymouth to Edinburgh cover the 386 miles (623 km) long journey taking on average 7 h 51 min with our travel partners like CrossCountry, East Coast, Virgin Trains or Great Western Rail. Normally, there are 8 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this trip for as low as $115 (€99), but the average price of train tickets is $220 (€190). Travelers depart most frequently from Plymouth and arrive in Edinburgh Waverley.

Train providers: CrossCountry, East Coast and Virgin Trains from Plymouth to Edinburgh trains

Travel between Plymouth and Edinburgh from $1,085 (€939) with Omio’s train partners CrossCountry, East Coast and Virgin Trains! You can find the best schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the most affordable journey for you.

Great Western Railway is a train operating company in the United Kingdom. It operates services from London Paddington to the West of England, South Wales and the Cotswolds. It also operates services from London Paddington to Oxford, Reading and Bristol. It offers a range of ticket types, including Advance, Anytime, Off-Peak and Super Off-Peak tickets. Onboard facilities include free Wi-Fi, power sockets, air conditioning and catering services. The most popular routes for Great Western Railway are London Paddington to Bristol, Reading and Oxford.

    FAQs: Trains from Plymouth to Edinburgh

    FAQs: Travel by train from Plymouth 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.
    Cheap train tickets from Plymouth to Edinburgh can start from as little as $115 (€99) when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Plymouth to Edinburgh is $220 (€190); however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
    The train time from Plymouth to Edinburgh is on average 7 h 51 min   for the 386 mile (623 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go between Plymouth and Edinburgh by train can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
    The first train from Plymouth to Edinburgh leaves at 4: 54 AM. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
    The last train from Plymouth to Edinburgh leaves at 1: 27 PM.
    Yes, it is possible to travel from Plymouth to Edinburgh without having to change trains with CrossCountry. There are 8 direct trains from Plymouth to Edinburgh each day. There may be fewer direct services available on weekends or holidays.
    When taking a train from Plymouth to Edinburgh, you can count on CrossCountry, East Coast, Virgin Trains or Great Western Rail for the best way to get you to Edinburgh. You can also check all possible train providers who offer a service to Edinburgh from Plymouth and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.

    Passengers board the train most frequently from Plymouth, which is located around 1 mile (1.6 km) 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 Plymouth to Edinburgh is March.
    You have options as you can travel between Plymouth and Edinburgh 3 different ways: train, bus or flight.

    Important Stations and Airports in Plymouth and 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.
    Amenities at station
    Phone Number
    +44 3451652030
    Public transit options for Plymouth
    Location for Rail Replacement Services: Front of the station
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