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There are 5 ways to get from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Workington by train, bus, car or towncar

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Train  •  3 h 51 min

  1. Take the train from Haymarket to Carlisle
  2. Take the train from Carlisle to Workington

$53 - $118

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Bus  •  6 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Edinburgh Airport, Airport to Buchanan Bus Station Air
  2. Take the bus from Glasgow to Carlisle
  3. Take the bus from Carlisle, Bus Station to Workington, Bus Station 300

Bus, train  •  7 h 39 min

  1. Take the bus from South Side, Surgeons' Hall to Galashiels, Transport Interchange X62 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Galashiels, Transport Interchange to Carlisle, Irvings Travel Shop X95
  3. Take the train from Carlisle to Workington

Drive  •  2 h 26 min

  1. Drive from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Workington 132 miles

$28 - $45

Towncar  •  2 h 26 min

  1. Take a town car from Edinburgh Airport to Workington 132 miles

$410 - $600

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The cheapest way to get from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Workington is to drive which costs £21 - £35 and takes 2 h 26 min.

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The quickest way to get from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Workington is to drive which costs £21 - £35 and takes 2 h 26 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Workington station. However, there are services departing from Edinburgh Airport, Airport and arriving at Workington, Bus Station via Glasgow and Carlisle, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 10 min.

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The distance between Edinburgh Airport (EDI) and Workington is 91 miles. The road distance is 132 miles.

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The best way to get from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Workington without a car is to train which takes 3 h 51 min and costs £40 - £95.

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It takes approximately 3 h 51 min to get from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Workington, including transfers.

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Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Workington bus services, operated by Scottish Citylink, depart from Edinburgh Airport, Airport station.

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The best way to get from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Workington is to train which takes 3 h 51 min and costs £40 - £95. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 6 h 10 min.

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Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Workington bus services, operated by Stagecoach Cumbria & North Lancashire, arrive at Workington, Bus Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Workington is 132 miles. It takes approximately 2 h 26 min to drive from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Workington.

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Map of how to get from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Workington.
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  • Distance: 91 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 51 min

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

You can take a train from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Workington via Haymarket Station, Haymarket, and Carlisle in around 3 h 51 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Workington via Buchanan Bus Station, Glasgow, Carlisle, and Carlisle, Bus Station in around 6 h 10 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
Scottish Citylink
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 Glasgow to Carlisle
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Website
nationalexpress.com
Stagecoach Cumbria & North Lancashire
Phone
0871 200 22 33
Email
cumbrianorthlancs.enquiries@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Carlisle, Bus Station to Workington, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Borders Buses
Phone
01896 754350
Email
info@bordersbuses.co.uk
Website
bordersbuses.co.uk
Bus from South Side, Surgeons' Hall to Galashiels, Transport Interchange
Ave. Duration
1 h 51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
bordersbuses.co.uk
Bus from Galashiels, Transport Interchange to Carlisle, Irvings Travel Shop
Ave. Duration
2 h 1 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Schedules at
bordersbuses.co.uk
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
2 h 26 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Edinburgh Airport to Workington
Estimated price
$410 - $600

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