How to travel from Darlington to Edinburgh

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Travel Information from Darlington to Edinburgh

distanceDistance117 miles (189 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus or train
priceTicket price range$38 - $41
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • $38 (€34) • 1 h 56 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • $38 (€34) • 1 h 56 min
carriersPopular travel companiesNational Express or Cross Country

Travel 117 miles (189 km) by bus or train to Edinburgh from Darlington. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 56 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a train is the best option with prices starting as low as $38 (€34). The most popular travel companies which serve this route are National Express or Cross Country among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus or train from Darlington to Edinburgh.

Travel Tips: Travel from Darlington 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 Darlington to Edinburgh.

There are 2 travel options from Darlington to Edinburgh: bus or train.

The cheapest way to get from Darlington to Edinburgh is by taking a train. You can find average ticket prices around $38 (€34) compared to other travel options to Edinburgh:

A train is generally $3 (€3) less than a bus for the same journey. Taking a bus costs on average $41 (€37) from Darlington to Edinburgh.

The quickest way to travel from Darlington to Edinburgh is by train, which takes on average 1 h 56 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, traveling by bus can take you on average 3 h 55 min.

You should expect to travel around 117 miles (189 km) between Darlington and Edinburgh.

The average frequency per day from Darlington to Edinburgh is:

  • 25 trains a day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your route to Edinburgh from Darlington as scheduled services by bus or train can vary by season or day of the week.

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

  • Most travelers take a bus from Darlington, Darlington to Edinburgh, Elder Street.
  • Most travelers who buy a train ticket from Darlington to Edinburgh depart from Darlington to Edinburgh Waverley.

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

  • You can go to Edinburgh from Darlington by bus with National Express. You'll see cheap bus tickets for $41 (€37) with National Express from Darlington to Edinburgh on Omio.
  • You can take a train from Darlington to Edinburgh with Cross Country. Cheap tickets can be found for $38 (€34) with Cross Country from Darlington to Edinburgh.

Yes, there are direct routes from Darlington to Edinburgh with the following travel companies:

  • You can find 25 direct trains per day to take to Edinburgh with Cross Country or London North Eastern Railway.

Direct services to Edinburgh tend to save you time and add more convenience as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking tickets for your journey.

Many of our customers traveling from Darlington 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!

Before traveling from Darlington to Edinburgh, it’s good to know what ticket you can book and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

  • A bus ticket costs $41 (€37) one way on average for this route.
  • A train ticket is costing on average $38 (€34) one way for this journey.

But we recommend booking Darlington to Edinburgh tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.

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