Edinburgh to Thurso Train

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Edinburgh To Thurso Train Journey Information

  • Train fares from
    £0.50
  • Trains per day
    Around 5
  • Changes
    2 Changes
  • Average journey time
    8h 19m
  • Fastest route
    7h 36m
  • Train operators
    ScotRail

Edinburgh To Thurso Train Times

Fri 12 Aug, at 6:35
  1. 06:35
    2 Changes
    14:24
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Thurso
    7h 49m
  2. 08:37
    1 Change
    17:50
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Thurso
    9h 13m
  3. 09:36
    2 Changes
    17:50
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Thurso
    8h 14m
  4. 13:30
    1 Change
    22:20
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Thurso
    8h 50m
  5. 14:36
    2 Changes
    22:20
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Thurso
    7h 44m

    Edinburgh To Thurso Train FAQs

  • How long does it take to travel from Edinburgh to Thurso by train?
    It takes around 8 hours 19 minutes by train from Edinburgh to Thurso. Bear in mind that the journey time may be a little longer on weekends and holidays.
    Average journey time
    8h 19m
  • How much does the train from Edinburgh to Thurso cost?
    Train tickets from Edinburgh to Thurso cost as little as £0.50 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
    £0.50
  • What is the fastest journey from Edinburgh to Thurso by train?
    The fastest train will get you from Edinburgh to Thurso in 7 hours 36 minutes. The slowest service is the late-evening departure which takes nearly 09 minutes travelling at a slower pace throughout the journey.
    Fastest route
    7h 36m
  • What time does the last train from Edinburgh to Thurso leave?
    The last train from Edinburgh to Thurso departs at 14:37. Don’t miss it!
    Last train
    14:37
  • When can I catch the first train from Edinburgh to Thurso?
    The first train leaves Edinburgh at 06:48. Book in advance to save yourself some time in the morning.
    First train
    06:48
  • How many trains a day are there from Edinburgh to Thurso?
    On an average weekday, around 5 trains travel from Edinburgh to Thurso. The first train departs Edinburgh some time after 06:48 with departures continuing at intervals, until 14:37.
    Trains per day
    5
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