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.
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5 h 35 m
6 h 4 m
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Of the 7 trains that leave Reading for Edinburgh every day 7 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
|Distance||322 miles (520 km)|
|Average train duration||5 h 38 min|
|Average train ticket price||$194 (€180)|
|Train frequency||11 a day|
|Train providers||Caledonian Sleeper, Cross Country or London North Eastern Railway|
Trains from Reading to Edinburgh cover the 322 miles (520 km) long journey taking on average 5 h 38 min with our travel partners like Caledonian Sleeper, Cross Country or London North Eastern Railway. Normally, there are 11 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around $194 (€180), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $103 (€95). Travelers depart most frequently from Reading and arrive in Edinburgh Waverley.
CrossCountry trains will get you to Edinburgh from Reading from $103 (€95). With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best train times and tickets for your trip.
CrossCountry is a fast speed train company in the United Kingdom and for your next train between Reading and Edinburgh you can choose between Standard Class and First Class tickets on Omio.
Looking to travel by train from Reading to Edinburgh? Omio can help you find that perfect journey with CrossCountry. Check Omio to see current CrossCountry train schedules, tickets, travel information and prices for the best deals on the Reading to Edinburgh train and book CrossCountry tickets online quickly and easily. When taking a train between Reading and Edinburgh, you can expect to travel 322 miles (520 km) one-way with CrossCountry. If you search for trains between Reading and Edinburgh in the Omio app, you can check 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. Whether you’re looking for the cheapest, fastest or earliest train with CrossCountry, we do the work for you to get you safely to Edinburgh from Reading. Book that perfect Reading to Edinburgh train now with Omio and enjoy a smooth and comfortable journey with CrossCountry!
Reading to Edinburgh train information with CrossCountry:
When departing from Reading, you have various train station options to start your route from including Reading, Reading West and Reading. When arriving in Edinburgh, you can end your journey in train stations like Edinburgh Waverley, Edinburgh Gateway and Edinburgh Park.
Omio customers book a train from Reading to Edinburgh Waverley most frequently for this route.
Passengers board the train most frequently from Reading, which is located around 0.2 miles (420 m) 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.
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