There are 4 ways to get from Darlington to Edinburgh Airport (EDI) by train, car or plane

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 via Edinburgh Gateway  •  2 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from Darlington to Edinburgh

$37 - $126

Cheapest option

Train  •  2 h 40 min

  1. Take the train from Darlington to Haymarket

$35 - $121

2 alternative options

Drive  •  2 h 53 min

  1. Drive from Darlington to Edinburgh Airport (EDI) 144.2 miles

$30 - $45

Train, fly  •  4 h 40 min

  1. Take the train from Darlington to York
  2. Take the train from York to Manchester Airport
  3. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to Edinburgh (EDI) MAN - EDI

$91 - $279

What companies run services between Darlington, England and Edinburgh Airport (EDI), Scotland?

CrossCountry operates a train from Darlington to Edinburgh Airport (EDI) every 4 hours. Tickets cost $75 - $120 and the journey takes 2 h 2 min. Two other operators also service this route.

Airlines
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Manchester to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $310
Flights from Manchester to Edinburgh via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
2 h 43 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $310
Train operators
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Darlington to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
2 h 2 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$75 - $120
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$45 - $75
Anytime Single
$75 - $120
Off-Peak Single
$75 - $110
Train from Darlington to Haymarket
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$75 - $120
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$50 - $75
Anytime Single
$75 - $120
Off-Peak Single
$75 - $110
Train from Darlington to York
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$27 - $45
Anytime Single
$35 - $60
Off-Peak Single
$25 - $40
Virgin Trains East Coast
Website
virgintrainseastcoast.com
Train from Darlington to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
virgintrainseastcoast.com
2nd Class
$30 - $50
1st Class
$60 - $90
Train from Darlington to Haymarket
Ave. Duration
2 h 8 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
virgintrainseastcoast.com
2nd Class
$30 - $50
1st Class
$60 - $90
Train from Darlington to York
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $24
Website
virgintrainseastcoast.com
2nd Class
$15 - $24
1st Class
$28 - $45
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Darlington to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
2 h 4 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$65 - $95
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$28 - $40
Off-Peak Day Single
$45 - $65
Anytime Day Single
$65 - $95
Train from York to Manchester Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$16 - $23
Off-Peak Day Single
$26 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$35 - $50

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Darlington to Edinburgh Airport (EDI)?

The distance between Darlington and Edinburgh Airport (EDI) is 196 km. The road distance is 231 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Darlington to Edinburgh Airport (EDI)?

The cheapest way to get from Darlington to Edinburgh Airport (EDI) is to drive which costs £22 - £35 and takes 2 h 53 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Darlington to Edinburgh Airport (EDI)?

The quickest way to get from Darlington to Edinburgh Airport (EDI) is to train which takes 2 h 35 min and costs £26 - £95.

How long does it take to get from Darlington to Edinburgh Airport (EDI)?

It takes approximately 2 h 35 min to get from Darlington to Edinburgh Airport (EDI), including transfers.