Duration 2h 32m
Distance 204.9 miles
Average price £65
Frequency 3/hour

Trip overview

The average train between York and Edinburgh takes 2h 32m and the fastest train takes 2h 23m. The train runs at least 3 times per hour from York 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.

Train • 2h 28m

  1. York
  2. Edinburgh
2h 28m
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£17 - £100

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from York and arriving at Edinburgh. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2h 28m.

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The distance between York and Edinburgh is 162 miles. The road distance is 204.9 miles.

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York to Edinburgh train services, operated by LNER, depart from York station.

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

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There are 1929+ hotels available in Edinburgh. Prices start at £75 per night.

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What companies run services between York and Edinburgh?

LNER operates a train from York to Edinburgh hourly. Tickets cost £17 - £25 and the journey takes 2h 28m. Two other operators also service this route.
Train operators
Ave. Duration
2h 28m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£17 - £25
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£65 - £100
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£60 - £90
Ave. Duration
3h 18m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
£41 - £45
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£7 - £11
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
£30 - £45

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