How to travel from Swindon to Edinburgh

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from Swindon to Edinburgh

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

Our recommendation

To get from Swindon to Edinburgh on Thu Jan 20 2022 00:00:00 GMT+0000 (Coordinated Universal Time) we recommend taking a train because it's the best combination of price and speed.

09:20AMSwindon6h02 03:22PMEdinburgh Waverley
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$1091One-way
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09:20AMSwindon6h02 03:22PMEdinburgh Waverley
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$1091One-way
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09:41AMSwindon6h37 04:18PMEdinburgh Waverley
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$2411One-way
08:12AMSwindon6h06 02:18PMEdinburgh Waverley
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$2681One-way
08:26AMSwindon5h55 02:21PMEdinburgh Waverley
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$2801One-way

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Travel Information to Edinburgh from Swindon

distanceDistance308 miles (497 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight, bus or train
priceTicket price range$70 - $129
cheapestCheapest modeFlight • $70 (€58) • 1 h 15 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $70 (€58) • 1 h 15 min
carriersPopular travel companieseasyJet, National Express or London North Eastern Railway

Take a flight, bus or train to travel 308 miles (497 km) to Edinburgh from Swindon. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 15 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a flight is the best option with prices starting as low as $70 (€58). The most popular travel companies which serve this trip are easyJet, National Express or London North Eastern Railway among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Swindon to Edinburgh.

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FAQs

What are the ways to get from Swindon to Edinburgh?

There are 3 ways to get from Swindon to Edinburgh: flight, bus or train.

What is the cheapest way from Swindon to Edinburgh?

The cheapest way to travel between Swindon and Edinburgh is by taking a flight with an average price of $70 (€58).

This is compared to other travel options to Edinburgh:

A flight is generally $5 (€4) less than a bus for the same trip. Taking a bus costs on average $74 (€62) from Swindon to Edinburgh.

A flight is generally $60 (€50) less than a train for the same route. Taking a train costs on average $129 (€108) from Swindon to Edinburgh.

What is the fastest way from Swindon to Edinburgh?

The fastest way from Swindon to Edinburgh is by flight with an average journey time of 1 h 15 min.

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

In comparison, going by bus can take 13 h 10 min   on average.

In comparison, going by train can take 5 h 55 min   on average.

What is the distance between Swindon and Edinburgh?

Edinburgh is approximately 308 miles (497 km) away from Swindon.

How many scheduled departures are there a day from Swindon to Edinburgh?

The average frequency per day from Swindon to Edinburgh is:

  • 12 trains per day.

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

What are the departure and arrival points in Swindon and in Edinburgh?

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

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

Which travel companies can get me from Swindon to Edinburgh?

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Swindon to Edinburgh, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:

  • EasyJet can get you to Edinburgh by plane. You can find a good deal for plane tickets with easyJet from Swindon to Edinburgh for $70 (€58) on Omio.
  • Travel with National Express for buses to Edinburgh. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for National Express Swindon to Edinburgh tickets on Omio for $74 (€62).
  • London North Eastern Railway can get you to Edinburgh by train. You can find a good deal for train tickets with London North Eastern Railway from Swindon to Edinburgh for $129 (€108) on Omio.

What other destinations are worth visiting after traveling from Swindon to Edinburgh?

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

How early should I buy Swindon to Edinburgh tickets online to score the best deals?

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

  • A plane ticket for this route is costing $70 (€58) one way on average.
  • A bus ticket costs $74 (€62) one way on average for this journey.
  • A train ticket is costing on average $129 (€108) one way for this trip.

But we recommend booking Swindon 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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