How to travel from Swindon to Edinburgh

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Travel Information to Edinburgh from Swindon

distanceDistance308 miles (497 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, ferry, flight or train
priceTicket price range$42 - $141
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $42 (€41) • 12 h 40 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $141 (€136) • 1 h 10 min
carriersPopular travel companiesNational Express, easyJet or London North Eastern Railway

Take a bus, ferry, flight 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 10 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $42 (€41). The most popular travel companies which serve this route are National Express, easyJet or London North Eastern Railway among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Swindon to Edinburgh.

Travel Tips: Travel from Swindon to Edinburgh

Travel Tips: 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 Swindon to Edinburgh.
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You can travel between Swindon and Edinburgh 4 different ways: bus, ferry, flight or train.

The cheapest way to travel between Swindon and Edinburgh is by taking a bus with an average price of $42 (€41).

This is compared to other travel options to Edinburgh:

Taking a bus is usually $98 (€95) less than taking a flight to Edinburgh, which costs on average $141 (€136) for the same trip.

A bus is $84 (€82) less than a train for this trip with tickets for a train from Swindon to Edinburgh costing on average $126 (€122).

The quickest way to travel between Swindon and Edinburgh is by flight, which takes on average 1 h 10 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, getting to Edinburgh by bus can take on average 12 h 40 min.

In comparison, taking a train requires on average 5 h 56 min   of travel time.

The Swindon to Edinburgh distance is around 308 miles (497 km).

The average frequency per day from Swindon to Edinburgh is:

  • 12 trains per day.

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

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

  • Buses mostly leave from Swindon and tend to arrive in Edinburgh, Elder Street.
  • Trains most often depart from Swindon at Swindon and arrive in Edinburgh at Edinburgh Waverley.

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

  • You can go to Edinburgh from Swindon by bus with National Express. You'll see cheap bus tickets for $42 (€41) with National Express from Swindon to Edinburgh on Omio.
  • You can travel from Swindon to Edinburgh by flight with easyJet. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for $141 (€136) with easyJet from Swindon to Edinburgh.
  • You can go to Edinburgh from Swindon by train with London North Eastern Railway. You'll see cheap train tickets for $126 (€122) with London North Eastern Railway from Swindon to Edinburgh on Omio.
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.

When planning your trip from Swindon to Edinburgh, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to buy and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Bus tickets cost $42 (€41) one way on average.
  • Plane tickets cost $141 (€136) one way on average.
  • Train tickets cost on average $126 (€122) one way.

However, we recommend buying tickets from Swindon to Edinburgh online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.

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