How to travel from Milton Keynes to Edinburgh

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from Milton Keynes to Edinburgh

How to get from Milton Keynes to Edinburgh by train, bus or flight.

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train

The best way to travel from Milton Keynes to Edinburgh is by taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

Avanti West Coast
09:19AM5h00
Milton Keynes Central (MKC)
02:19PMEdinburgh Waverley (EDB)
$1051One-way
1 transfer
Cheapest
Avanti West Coast
09:19AM5h00
Milton Keynes Central (MKC)
02:19PMEdinburgh Waverley (EDB)
$1051One-way
1 transfer
Fastest
easyJet
06:25PM1h00
Birmingham International Airport (BHX)
07:25PMEdinburgh Airport (EDI)
$3401One-way
0 transfers
Other options
Avanti West Coast
09:52AM5h45
Milton Keynes Central (MKC)
03:37PMEdinburgh Waverley (EDB)
$1621One-way
1 transfer
Avanti West Coast
09:24AM4h55
Milton Keynes Central (MKC)
02:19PMEdinburgh Waverley (EDB)
$1621One-way
2 transfers
Transpennine Express
08:24AM5h08
Milton Keynes Central (MKC)
01:32PMEdinburgh Waverley (EDB)
$2451One-way
1 transfer
easyJet
08:25AM1h05
Birmingham International Airport (BHX)
09:30AMEdinburgh Airport (EDI)
$1321One-way
0 transfers
easyJet
08:50AM1h20
London Luton Airport (LTN)
10:10AMEdinburgh Airport (EDI)
$1471One-way
0 transfers
easyJet
01:50PM1h15
London Luton Airport (LTN)
03:05PMEdinburgh Airport (EDI)
$1471One-way
0 transfers

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Travel Information from Milton Keynes to Edinburgh

distanceDistance287 miles (463 km)
modeAvailable travel modesTrain, flight or bus
priceTicket price range$40 - $93
cheapestCheapest modeFlight • $40 (€35) • 1 h 5 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $40 (€35) • 1 h 5 min
carriersPopular travel companiesNational Express, easyJet or Virgin Trains

Travel 287 miles (463 km) by train, flight or bus to Edinburgh from Milton Keynes. The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are National Express, easyJet or Virgin Trains among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus, flight or train from Milton Keynes to Edinburgh.

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All travel companies: Airlines and Bus from Milton Keynes to Edinburgh

Find the best route to Edinburgh from Milton Keynes with easyJet, National Express and FlixBus. Comparing schedules and prices and booking the most convenient trip has never been easier with over 1000 travel companies on Omio.

National Express is the leading travel company for routes throughout the United Kingdom, operating over 550 travel a day and serving over 900 destinations across the country. National Express even offers routes to and from major UK airports like Heathrow, Gatwick, Stansted, Luton and Bristol 24 hours a day at affordable prices for the budget traveler in mind. All National Express travel are air-conditioned and provide free WiFi and onboard entertainment. Most travel are equipped with seat belts and power outlets in each seat, so you can charge your phone or laptop during a long journey. You can select between three ticket types for the Milton Keynes - Edinburgh travel: Restricted Fare, Standard Fare, and Fully Flexible Fare. Refundable tickets provide more flexibility than other ticket options, meaning you can cancel or change your ticket easily, should you need to.

    EasyJet is a British multinational budget airline headquartered at London Luton Airport (LTN) and the largest UK-based airline based on the number of passengers carried. EasyJet flies to more than 150 destinations in Europe and North Africa, making it a very popular low-cost carrier for travelers. To keep fares as low as possible, tickets are non-refundable, and no complimentary snacks are served onboard. All easyJet fare types include allowance of one small personal bag, while additional fees apply for travelers bringing hand luggage and checked luggage.

      FAQs: Travel from Milton Keynes to Edinburgh

      FAQs: 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 Milton Keynes to Edinburgh.
      FAQs

      You can get to Edinburgh from Milton Keynes 3 different ways: train, flight or bus.

      The cheapest way to get from Milton Keynes to Edinburgh is by taking a flight with average ticket prices of $40 (€35) compared to other travel options to Edinburgh:

      A flight is $53 (€46) less than a bus for this journey with tickets for a bus from Milton Keynes to Edinburgh costing on average $93 (€81).

      Taking a flight costs $16 (€14) less than taking a train, which average ticket prices of $55 (€48).

      The fastest way from Milton Keynes to Edinburgh is by flight with an average journey time of 1 h 5 min.

      There are alternative travel options to Edinburgh that take longer:

      Bus takes 9 h 23 min on average.

      Taking a train requires on average 4 h 55 min of travel time.

      The distance is approximately 287 miles (463 km) from Milton Keynes to Edinburgh.

      The average frequency per day from Milton Keynes to Edinburgh is:

      • 1 bus per day.
      • 9 trains per day.

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

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

      • Most travelers take a bus from Milton Keynes, Central Railway Station to Edinburgh, Bus Station.
      • Most travelers who purchase a train ticket from Milton Keynes to Edinburgh depart from Milton Keynes Central to Edinburgh Waverley.

      The following travel companies offer services from Milton Keynes to Edinburgh:

      • National Express, FlixBus or Megabus can take you to Edinburgh by bus. If searching for a good deal on buses, you can find tickets for FlixBus from Milton Keynes to Edinburgh for $41 (€36).
      • EasyJet, British Airways, Flybe or Cityflyer (British Airways 2) can get you to Edinburgh by plane. You can find a good deal for plane tickets with easyJet from Milton Keynes to Edinburgh for $40 (€35) on Omio.
      • Virgin Trains, TransPennine Express or East Coast can take you to Edinburgh by train. If searching for a good deal on trains, you can find tickets for Virgin Trains from Milton Keynes to Edinburgh for $55 (€48).

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

      • You can find 3 direct trains per day to Edinburgh with Virgin Trains.

      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 route.

      Looking to extend your trip from Milton Keynes to Edinburgh? Many Omio customers who go from Milton Keynes to Edinburgh usually extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like London, Glasgow, Inverness, Manchester or Aberdeen. If you're looking to explore London, Glasgow, Inverness, Manchester or Aberdeen from Edinburgh, let Omio find you the best connections available at an affordable price.
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