There are 12 ways to get from Bracknell to Edinburgh by train, plane, subway, bus, night bus or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train to London Heathrow, fly  •  3 h 54 min

  1. Take the train from Bracknell to Feltham
  2. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Edinburgh (EDI) LHR - EDI

$61 - $224

Cheapest option

Bus, night bus  •  12 h 1 min

  1. Take the bus from Bracknell Bus Station to Victoria, Green Line Coach Station 702
  2. Take the night bus from Belgravia, Victoria Coach Station to Edinburgh, Bus Station (Stances 1 & 2) M20

$52 - $99

10 alternative options

Train to London City, fly  •  4 h 13 min

  1. Take the train from Bracknell to London Waterloo
  2. Fly from London City (LCY) to Edinburgh (EDI) LCY - EDI

$83 - $247

Train to London Gatwick, fly  •  4 h 17 min

  1. Take the train from Bracknell to Clapham Junction
  2. Fly from London Gatwick (LGW) to Edinburgh (EDI) LGW - EDI

$72 - $179

Train, Tube to London Stansted, fly  •  4 h 53 min

  1. Take the train from Bracknell to Clapham Junction
  2. Take the Tube from Victoria Underground Station to Tottenham Hale Underground Station
  3. Fly from London Stansted (STN) to Edinburgh (EDI) STN - EDI

$67 - $174

Train to Southampton, fly  •  4 h 45 min

  1. Take the train from Reading to Southampton Airport Parkway
  2. Fly from Southampton (SOU) to Edinburgh (EDI) SOU - EDI

$101 - $278

Train, train to London Luton, fly  •  5 h 3 min

  1. Take the train from Bracknell to Richmond (London)
  2. Take the train from West Hampstead Thameslink to Luton Airport Parkway
  3. Fly from London Luton (LTN) to Edinburgh (EDI) LTN - EDI

$70 - $181

Train to Birmingham, fly  •  5 h 20 min

  1. Take the train from Reading to Birmingham International
  2. Fly from Birmingham (BHX) to Edinburgh (EDI) BHX - EDI

$111 - $283

Train Virgin Trains East Coast  •  6 h 37 min

  1. Take the train from London Kings Cross to Edinburgh

$76 - $120

Train CrossCountry  •  8 h 49 min

  1. Take the train from Reading to Haymarket

$177 - $271

Bus  •  11 h

  1. Take the bus from Heathrow Airport London to Edinburgh National Express

$139 - $176

Drive  •  6 h 47 min

  1. Drive from Bracknell to Edinburgh 397.6 miles

$85 - $130

What companies run services between Bracknell, England and Edinburgh, Scotland?

Virgin Trains East Coast operates a train from Bracknell to Edinburgh hourly. Tickets cost $60 - $95 and the journey takes 4 h 14 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Bracknell to Edinburgh once daily. Tickets cost $130 - $160 and the journey takes 8 h 50 min.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $340
Flights from London Heathrow to Edinburgh via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $900
Flights from London City to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $390
Flights from London Gatwick to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $250
Flights from Birmingham to Edinburgh via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $310
Flights from London City to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $330
Flights from London City to Edinburgh via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Monday and Tuesday
Estimated price
$65 - $330
Flights from Southampton to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $310
Flights from Southampton to Edinburgh via Manchester
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $310
Flights from Southampton to Edinburgh via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $310
Flights from Birmingham to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $300
Flights from Birmingham to Edinburgh via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
2 h 48 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $300
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $210
Flights from London Gatwick to Edinburgh via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $210
Flights from London Stansted to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $180
Flights from London Stansted to Edinburgh via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$40 - $180
Flights from London Luton to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $180
Flights from Birmingham to Edinburgh via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3 h 7 min
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $240
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Edinburgh via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$40 - $180
Flights from London Stansted to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$28 - $180
Flights from Birmingham to Edinburgh via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$35 - $260
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Edinburgh via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $900
Flights from Birmingham to Edinburgh via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Southampton to Edinburgh via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Train operators
South Western Railway
Phone
0345 6000 650
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Train from Bracknell to Feltham
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Bracknell to London Waterloo
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $21
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Bracknell to Clapham Junction
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $19
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Bracknell to Richmond (London)
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $17
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
London Underground (Tube)
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Reading to Southampton Airport Parkway
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$27 - $45
Anytime Single
$35 - $60
Off-Peak Single
$24 - $40
Train from Reading to Birmingham International
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $85
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$35 - $55
Anytime Single
$55 - $85
Off-Peak Single
$45 - $70
Train from Reading to Haymarket
Ave. Duration
7 h 29 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$170 - $260
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$100 - $150
Anytime Single
$170 - $260
Off-Peak Single
$190 - $290
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from West Hampstead Thameslink to Luton Airport Parkway
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $19
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Bus operators
Arriva UK
Megabus UK

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Bracknell to Edinburgh?

The distance between Bracknell and Edinburgh is 530 km. The road distance is 636 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Bracknell to Edinburgh?

The cheapest way to get from Bracknell to Edinburgh is to bus and night bus which costs £35 - £75 and takes 12 h 1 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Bracknell to Edinburgh?

The quickest way to get from Bracknell to Edinburgh is to train and fly which takes 3 h 54 min and costs £40 - £160.

Is there a direct train between Bracknell and Edinburgh?

No, there is no direct train from Bracknell to Edinburgh. However, there are services departing from Bracknell and arriving at Haymarket via Reading. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 49 min.

Is there a direct bus between Bracknell and Edinburgh?

No, there is no direct bus from Bracknell to Edinburgh. However, there are services departing from Bracknell Bus Station and arriving at Edinburgh, Bus Station (Stances 1 & 2) via Belgravia, Victoria Coach Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12 h 1 min.

How long does it take to get from Bracknell to Edinburgh?

It takes approximately 3 h 54 min to get from Bracknell to Edinburgh, including transfers.