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

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

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Train LNER  •  6 h 29 min

  1. Take the train from London Kings Cross to Edinburgh

$75 - $113

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Train, bus  •  11 h 41 min

  1. Take the train from Bracknell to Clapham Junction
  2. Take the bus from London Victoria Station to Edinburgh S9

$55 - $101

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Train Virgin West Coast Trains  •  7 h 4 min

  1. Take the train from Reading to Birmingham New Street
  2. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Edinburgh

$167 - $365

Bus  •  11 h 18 min

  1. Take the bus from Heathrow Airport London T2,3 to Edinburgh National Express

$136 - $168

Drive  •  6 h 47 min

  1. Drive from Bracknell to Edinburgh 397.6 miles

$85 - $130

Train to London City, fly  •  4 h 17 min

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

$82 - $244

Train, line 8 bus to London Heathrow, fly  •  4 h 13 min

  1. Take the train from Bracknell to Staines
  2. Take the line 8 bus from Elmsleigh Bus Station to Heathrow Airport Terminal 5, Heathrow Terminal 5
  3. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Edinburgh (EDI) LHR - EDI

$61 - $226

Train to London Gatwick, fly  •  4 h 25 min

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

$70 - $176

Train, subway to London Stansted, fly  •  4 h 58 min

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

$63 - $167

Train, train to London Luton, fly  •  5 h 8 min

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

$64 - $176

Train to Southampton, fly  •  4 h 53 min

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

$101 - $272

Train to Bristol, fly  •  5 h 17 min

  1. Take the train from Reading to Bristol Temple Meads
  2. Fly from Bristol (BRS) to Edinburgh (EDI) BRS - EDI

$96 - $247

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The cheapest way to get from Bracknell to Edinburgh is to train which costs £55 - £90 and takes 6 h 29 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bracknell to Edinburgh is to train and line 8 bus and fly which costs £45 - £180 and takes 4 h 13 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Bracknell to Edinburgh. However, there are services departing from Bracknell and arriving at Edinburgh via Reading and Birmingham New Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 4 min.

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The distance between Bracknell and Edinburgh is 331 miles. The road distance is 397.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Bracknell to Edinburgh without a car is to train which takes 6 h 29 min and costs £55 - £90.

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It takes approximately 6 h 29 min to get from Bracknell to Edinburgh, including transfers.

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Bracknell to Edinburgh train services, operated by CrossCountry, depart from Reading station.

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The best way to get from Bracknell to Edinburgh is to train which takes 6 h 29 min and costs £55 - £90. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £100 - £130 and takes 11 h 18 min.

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The quickest flight from London City Airport to Edinburgh Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 15 min.

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Bracknell to Edinburgh train services, operated by Virgin West Coast Trains, arrive at Edinburgh station.

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Map of how to get from Bracknell to Edinburgh.
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  • Distance: 331 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 29 min

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

LNER operates a train from Bracknell to Edinburgh hourly. Tickets cost $60 - $90 and the journey takes 4 h 14 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Bracknell to Edinburgh once daily. Tickets cost $120 - $150 and the journey takes 8 h 50 min.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $210
Flights from London Gatwick to Edinburgh via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, 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 11 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$40 - $180
Flights from London Luton to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $180
Flights from London Luton to Edinburgh via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $180
Flights from Bristol to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $200
Flights from Bristol to Edinburgh via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $200
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London City to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $390
Flights from London Heathrow to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $340
Flights from London Heathrow to Edinburgh via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $900
Flights from London Gatwick to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $250
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from London City to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $330
Flights from London City to Edinburgh via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$65 - $330
Flights from London Heathrow to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $310
Flights from Southampton to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $310
Flights from Southampton to Edinburgh via Manchester
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 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 45 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $310
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Edinburgh via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $180
Flights from London Stansted to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$28 - $180
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Edinburgh via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $900
Flights from Southampton to Edinburgh via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $310
Train operators
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Reading to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $85
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$35 - $55
Anytime Single
$50 - $85
Off-Peak Single
$45 - $70
Train from Birmingham New Street to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
5 h 2 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$110 - $180
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$70 - $110
Anytime Single
$110 - $180
Off-Peak Single
$120 - $190
Train from Reading to Southampton Airport Parkway
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$25 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $55
Off-Peak Single
$22 - $35
Virgin West Coast Trains
South Western Railway
Phone
0345 6000 650
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Train from Bracknell to Clapham Junction
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $18
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Bracknell to London Waterloo
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $20
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Bracknell to Staines
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $12
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Bracknell to Richmond (London)
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $16
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
London Overground
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Richmond NLL to West Hampstead
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $6
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Oyster Card Off-Peak
$2 - $4
Cash
$6 - $9
Oyster Card
$3 - $6
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from West Hampstead Thameslink to Luton Airport Parkway
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $18
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Reading to Bristol Temple Meads
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $80
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$25 - $40
Advanced Single
$26 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $80
Bus operators
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Heathrow Airport London T2,3 to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
8 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$120 - $150
Website
nationalexpress.com

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Yes, the driving distance between Bracknell to Edinburgh is 398 miles. It takes approximately 6 h 47 min to drive from Bracknell to Edinburgh.

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Flybe and British Airways offer flights from London City Airport to Edinburgh Airport.

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