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from Edinburgh to York

You can get from Edinburgh to York by train, bus or flight.

Our recommendation

To get from Edinburgh to York on Sep 20 we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

11:06AMEdinburgh Waverley2h31 01:37PMYork
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$581One-way
Cheapest
08:45AMEdinburgh7h14 03:59PMYork
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$511One-way
Other options
08:08AMEdinburgh Waverley2h31 10:39AMYork
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$661One-way
09:04AMEdinburgh Waverley2h34 11:38AMYork
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$661One-way
08:30AMEdinburgh Waverley2h25 10:55AMYork
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$901One-way

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COMPARE Prices for trains, buses and flights

Mon
Sep 20
$63Cross Country
$48National Express
Tue
Sep 21
$63Cross Country
$39National Express
Wed
Sep 22
$63Cross Country
$42National Express
Thu
Sep 23
$63Cross Country
$42National Express
Fri
Sep 24
$63Cross Country
$48National Express
Sat
Sep 25
$55London North Eastern Railway
$51National Express
Sun
Sep 26
$55London North Eastern Railway
$42National Express
Mon
Sep 27
$63Cross Country
$39National Express
Tue
Sep 28
$60London North Eastern Railway
$36National Express
Wed
Sep 29
$60London North Eastern Railway
$39National Express
Thu
Sep 30
$55London North Eastern Railway
$31National Express
Fri
Oct 1
$63Cross Country
$36National Express
Sat
Oct 2
$46London North Eastern Railway
$42National Express
Sun
Oct 3
$55London North Eastern Railway
$39National Express
Mon
Oct 4
$63Cross Country
$42National Express
Tue
Oct 5
$60London North Eastern Railway
$31National Express
Wed
Oct 6
$54London North Eastern Railway
$31National Express
Thu
Oct 7
$60London North Eastern Railway
$36National Express
Fri
Oct 8
$59London North Eastern Railway
$35National Express
Sat
Oct 9
$46London North Eastern Railway
$36National Express

Travel Information between Edinburgh and York

distanceDistance161 miles (259 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus or train
priceTicket price range$41 - $87
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • $41 (€33) • 2 h 24 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • $41 (€33) • 2 h 24 min
carriersPopular travel companiesNational Express or First Transpennine Express

Take a bus or train to travel 161 miles (259 km) to York from Edinburgh. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 2 h 24 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a train is the best option with prices starting as low as $41 (€33). The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are National Express or First Transpennine Express among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Edinburgh to York.

How to get from Edinburgh to York

The Best Way According to our Users

Whether it is for business or leisure, in order to travel from Edinburgh to York, 100,00% of our customers choose the train as their preferred mode of transportation. By traveling by train on this route, you can enjoy the comfort of spacious seats, spectacular views—and in some cases free Wi-Fi—in both second and first class. Our customers have decided that the train is the best way to get from Edinburgh to York and have chosen to enjoy this fast, safe and efficient way to arrive at their destination. Taking the train also avoids long lines or potential expenses for transfers to/from the station—especially since most main railway stations are located in the city center. Train companies in Europe vary from country to country, but most of them offer high-speed train routes, therefore when you add up at the end-to-end journey time, the train is often also the fastest way to get to your destination.

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Stations

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Edinburgh
York
Edinburgh
Amenities
Refreshments
WC

Frequently Asked Questions

Where is the bus station and what is the best way to get there?
This station is within walking distance of the city centre and is connected to other parts of the city by public transport.
Edinburgh Waverley
Amenities
Refreshments
WC

Frequently Asked Questions

Where is the train station and what is the best way to get there?
This station is within walking distance of the city centre and is connected to other parts of the city by public transport.

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