How to travel from Canterbury to Edinburgh

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Travel Information between Canterbury and Edinburgh

distanceDistance366 miles (590 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, flight, ferry or train
priceTicket price range$29 - $100
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $29 (€27) • 12 h 40 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $63 (€59) • 1 h 10 min
carriersPopular travel companiesNational Express, easyJet or London North Eastern Railway

Travel 366 miles (590 km) by bus, flight, ferry or train from Canterbury to Edinburgh. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 10 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $29 (€27). The most popular travel companies which serve this route are National Express, easyJet or London North Eastern Railway among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Canterbury to Edinburgh.

Travel Tips: Travel from Canterbury to Edinburgh

Travel 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 Canterbury to Edinburgh.

You can travel from Canterbury to Edinburgh 4 different ways: bus, flight, ferry or train.

The cheapest way to go to Edinburgh from Canterbury is by taking a bus, which costs on average $29 (€27).

This is compared to other ways of getting to Edinburgh:

Taking a bus is about $34 (€31) less than taking a flight, which costs on average $63 (€59) for this trip.

Taking a bus is about $71 (€66) less than taking a train, which costs on average $100 (€93) for this journey.

The fastest way from Canterbury to Edinburgh is by flight with an average journey time of 1 h 10 min.

There are alternative travel options to Edinburgh that can usually take longer:

In comparison, going by bus can take 12 h 40 min   on average.

In comparison, going by train can take 5 h 52 min   on average.

Edinburgh is approximately 366 miles (590 km) away from Canterbury.

The average frequency per day from Canterbury to Edinburgh is:

  • Around 9 trains per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your route between Canterbury and Edinburgh as scheduled services by bus, flight, ferry or train can vary by season or day of the week.

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when traveling from Canterbury to Edinburgh:

  • Most travelers board their bus from Canterbury, Bus Station and arrive in Edinburgh, Elder Street.
  • Most travelers take a train from Canterbury West to Edinburgh Waverley.

Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from Canterbury to Edinburgh:

  • You can travel by bus between Canterbury and Edinburgh with National Express, and you can find National Express Canterbury to Edinburgh tickets for $29 (€27) on Omio.
  • You can travel between Canterbury and Edinburgh by flight with easyJet. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for $63 (€59) with easyJet from Canterbury to Edinburgh.
  • You can travel from Canterbury to Edinburgh by train with London North Eastern Railway. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for $100 (€93) with London North Eastern Railway from Canterbury to Edinburgh.
Many of our customers traveling from Canterbury to Edinburgh don't make Edinburgh their final stop. Some of the destinations worth visiting after Edinburgh are London, Glasgow or Manchester, either of which you could add to your trip itinerary. Check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel from Edinburgh to any of these top destinations today!

When planning your trip from Canterbury to Edinburgh, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to buy and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Bus tickets cost on average $29 (€27) one way.
  • Plane tickets are costing on average $63 (€59) one way.
  • Train tickets are costing on average $100 (€93) one way.

However, we recommend buying tickets from Canterbury to Edinburgh online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.

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