Duration 19h 13m
Distance 1141 km
Average price £342
Frequency 6/day

Trip overview

The average train between Berlin and Edinburgh takes 19h 13m and the fastest train takes 14h 36m. The train service runs several times per day from Berlin to Edinburgh. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.


  1. Berlin Hbf
  2. Koeln Hbf
  3. Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi
  4. London Kings Cross
  5. Edinburgh
15h 15m
£199 - £383

Berlin to Edinburgh train times

Trains run every four hours between Berlin Hbf and Edinburgh. The earliest departure is at 10:50 in the morning, and the last departure from Berlin Hbf is at 21:22 which arrives into Edinburgh at 15:13. All services require a transfer, and take on average 19h 13m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Frequently asked questions

Want to know about travelling from Berlin to Edinburgh? We have put together a list of the most frequently asked questions from our users such as "What is the cheapest mode of transport?", "What is the quickest option?", "How much do tickets usually cost?" and many more.

No, there is no direct train from Berlin to Edinburgh. However, there are services departing from Berlin Hbf and arriving at Edinburgh via Koeln Hbf, Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi and London Kings Cross. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 15h 15m.

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The distance between Berlin and Edinburgh is 1141 km.

Berlin to Edinburgh train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, depart from Berlin Hbf station.

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Berlin to Edinburgh train services, operated by LNER, arrive at Edinburgh station.

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Edinburgh is 1h behind Berlin. It is currently 9:41 AM in Berlin and 8:41 AM in Edinburgh.

There are 2091+ hotels available in Edinburgh. Prices start at £68 per night.

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What companies run services between Berlin and Edinburgh?

You can take a train from Berlin Hbf to Edinburgh via Koeln Hbf, Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi, London St Pancras Eurostar, and London Kings Cross in around 15h 15m.
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