How to travel from Peterborough to Edinburgh

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Travel Information from Peterborough to Edinburgh

distanceDistance261 miles (421 km)
modeAvailable travel modesTrain, bus or flight
priceTicket price range$25 - $37
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $25 (€22) • 10 h 10 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $27 (€24) • 1 h 5 min
carriersPopular travel companiesNational Express, easyJet or East Coast

Take a train, bus or flight to travel 261 miles (421 km) from Peterborough to Edinburgh. The most popular travel companies which serve this trip are National Express, easyJet or East Coast among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus, flight or train from Peterborough to Edinburgh.

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from Peterborough to Edinburgh

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

Our recommendation

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

Birmingham International Airport (BHX)
09:30AMEdinburgh Airport (EDI)
0 transfers
National Express
Peterborough, Queensgate Bus Station
1 transfer
Birmingham International Airport (BHX)
07:25PMEdinburgh Airport (EDI)
0 transfers
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London North Eastern Railway
Peterborough station (PBO)
03:09PMEdinburgh Waverley (EDB)
0 transfers
London North Eastern Railway
Peterborough station (PBO)
01:21PMEdinburgh Waverley (EDB)
0 transfers
London North Eastern Railway
Peterborough station (PBO)
02:15PMEdinburgh Waverley (EDB)
0 transfers
London Luton Airport (LTN)
10:10AMEdinburgh Airport (EDI)
0 transfers
London Luton Airport (LTN)
03:05PMEdinburgh Airport (EDI)
0 transfers
London Stansted Airport (STN)
09:40AMEdinburgh Airport (EDI)
0 transfers

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Travel on easyJet and British Airways travel to Edinburgh from Peterborough at great prices. Omio finds you travel times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies all in one place.

British Airways (BA) is the flag carrier airline of the United Kingdom with its headquarters in London near its main hub at London Heathrow Airport (LHR). Known as a full-service global airline, BA offers low fares year-round to destinations around the globe and flies to and from centrally-located airports. Its extensive global route network includes more than 170 destinations in nearly 80 countries throughout Europe, North America, South America, Asia, Africa and Australia. BA is also the second largest airline based in the UK in terms of its fleet size and number of passengers carried.

    FAQs: Travel from Peterborough 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 Peterborough to Edinburgh.

    There are 3 options to travel between Peterborough and Edinburgh including taking a train, bus or flight.

    The cheapest way to go to Edinburgh from Peterborough is by taking a bus, which costs on average $25 (€22).

    This is compared to other ways of getting from Peterborough to Edinburgh:

    Taking a bus costs $2 (€2) less than taking a flight, which costs on average $27 (€24) for the same trip.

    A bus is $12 (€10) less than a train with an average ticket price of $37 (€32) from Peterborough to Edinburgh.

    The quickest way to travel between Peterborough and Edinburgh is by flight, which takes on average 1 h 5 min   compared to other travel options that take longer:

    Bus takes on average 10 h 10 min.

    Train takes 3 h 32 min on average.

    Edinburgh is approximately 261 miles (421 km) away from Peterborough.

    The average frequency per day from Peterborough to Edinburgh is:

    • 1 bus per day.
    • Around 10 trains per day.

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

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

    • Most travelers take a bus from Peterborough, Midgate (Hereward Cross Stop) to Edinburgh, Bus Station.
    • Most travelers take a train from Peterborough to Edinburgh Waverley.

    The following travel companies offer services from Peterborough to Edinburgh:

    • National Express or FlixBus can get you to Edinburgh by bus. You can find a good deal for bus tickets with FlixBus from Peterborough to Edinburgh for $25 (€22) on Omio.
    • EasyJet, Flybe or British Airways can take you to Edinburgh by plane. If searching for a good deal on flights, you can find tickets for easyJet from Peterborough to Edinburgh for $38 (€33).
    • East Coast can get you to Edinburgh by train. You can find a good deal for train tickets with East Coast from Peterborough to Edinburgh for $37 (€32) on Omio.

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

    • You can check for a direct train to Edinburgh with East Coast with 10 direct trains per day.

    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 who book a trip from Peterborough to Edinburgh often extend their vacation and travel to other popular destinations like London, Glasgow, Inverness, Manchester or Aberdeen. If you’re thinking of adding another destination to your Peterborough and Edinburgh itinerary, let Omio find you the best connections between Edinburgh and any of these top destinations today!
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