York to Edinburgh Train

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York To Edinburgh Train Journey Information

  • Train fares from
  • Trains per day
    Around 71
  • Changes
    1 Change
  • Average journey time
    2h 39m
  • Fastest route
    2h 24m
  • Train operators
    CrossCountry, LNER, TransPennine Express

York To Edinburgh Train Times

Thu 18 Aug, at 8:35
  1. 08:35
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    2h 47m
  2. 08:59
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    2h 28m
  3. 09:32
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    2h 34m
  4. 09:37
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    2h 34m
  5. 09:54
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    2h 29m

    York To Edinburgh Train FAQs

  • How long does it take to travel from York to Edinburgh by train?
    It takes around 2 hours 39 minutes by train from York to Edinburgh. Bear in mind that the journey time may be a little longer on weekends and holidays.
    Average journey time
    2h 39m
  • How much does the train from York to Edinburgh cost?
    Train tickets from York to Edinburgh cost as little as £10.00 if you book in advance, and the train fares are often higher when purchased on the day. Ticket prices also vary depending on the time of day, route, and class you book.
    Train fares from
  • What is the fastest journey from York to Edinburgh by train?
    The fastest train will get you from York to Edinburgh in 2 hours 24 minutes. The slowest service is the late-evening departure which takes nearly 07 minutes travelling at a slower pace throughout the journey.
    Fastest route
    2h 24m
  • What time does the last train from York to Edinburgh leave?
    The last train from York to Edinburgh departs at 20:57. Don’t miss it!
    Last train
  • When can I catch the first train from York to Edinburgh?
    The first train leaves York at 06:27. Book in advance to save yourself some time in the morning.
    First train
  • How many trains a day are there from York to Edinburgh?
    On an average weekday, around 71 trains travel from York to Edinburgh. The first train departs York some time after 06:27 with departures continuing at intervals, until 20:57.
    Trains per day
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