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There are 5 ways to get from Durham to Edinburgh Airport (EDI) by train, bus, night train, tram, car or plane

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Train  •  2 h 23 min

  1. Take the train from Durham to Edinburgh

$32 - $108

Cheapest option

Bus  •  4 h 38 min

  1. Take the bus from Newcastle upon Tyne, John Dobson Street to Edinburgh Airport, Airport M20

$28 - $77

3 alternative options

Night train, tram  •  2 h 42 min

  1. Take the night train from Durham to Edinburgh
  2. Take the tram from Edinburgh, St Andrew Square to Edinburgh Airport T50

$60 - $83

Drive  •  2 h 33 min

  1. Drive from Durham to Edinburgh Airport (EDI) 130.2 miles

$27 - $45

Train, fly  •  4 h 37 min

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

$99 - $250

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Durham to Edinburgh Airport (EDI) is to drive which costs £21 - £35 and takes 2 h 33 min.

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The quickest way to get from Durham to Edinburgh Airport (EDI) is to train which costs £24 - £85 and takes 2 h 23 min.

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The distance between Durham and Edinburgh Airport (EDI) is 108 miles. The road distance is 130.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Durham to Edinburgh Airport (EDI) without a car is to train which takes 2 h 23 min and costs £24 - £85.

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It takes approximately 2 h 23 min to get from Durham to Edinburgh Airport (EDI), including transfers.

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The best way to get from Durham to Edinburgh Airport (EDI) is to train which takes 2 h 23 min and costs £24 - £85. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £21 - £60 and takes 4 h 38 min.

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The quickest flight from Manchester Airport to Edinburgh Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 5 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Durham to Edinburgh Airport (EDI) is 130 miles. It takes approximately 2 h 33 min to drive from Durham to Edinburgh Airport (EDI).

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Flybe offers flights from Manchester Airport to Edinburgh Airport.

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There are 2393+ hotels available in Edinburgh Airport (EDI). Prices start at $68 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Durham to Edinburgh Airport (EDI).
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  • Distance: 107.8 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 23 min

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

CrossCountry operates a train from Durham to Edinburgh Airport (EDI) hourly. Tickets cost $65 - $100 and the journey takes 1 h 48 min. LNER also services this route every 2 hours. Alternatively, Megabus UK operates a bus from Durham to Edinburgh Airport (EDI) once daily. Tickets cost $22 - $35 and the journey takes 3 h 20 min.

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 55 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$45 - $310
Train operators
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Night train from Durham to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 57 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$23 - $35
Off-Peak Day Single
$35 - $55
Anytime Day Single
$55 - $80
Train from Durham to Manchester Airport
Ave. Duration
2 h 32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $85
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$24 - $35
Off-Peak Day Single
$35 - $60
Anytime Day Single
$55 - $85
Edinburgh Trams
Phone
0131 475 0177
Website
edinburghtrams.com
Tram from Edinburgh, St Andrew Square to Edinburgh Airport
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
edinburghtrams.com
Bus operators
Megabus UK
Phone
0871 266 3333
Email
enquiries@megabus.com
Website
uk.megabus.com
Bus from Newcastle upon Tyne, John Dobson Street to Edinburgh Airport, Airport
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
Megabus UK

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