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

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  •  4 h 9 min

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

$57 - $124

Cheapest option

Bus National Express  •  6 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Edinburgh Airport, Stance C (Airport) to Buchanan Bus Station Air
  2. Take the bus from Glasgow to Carlisle
  3. Take the bus from Carlisle, Bus Station (Ca) (Carlisle Bus Station) to Workington, Bus Station (W) (Bay C) 300

$37 - $46

3 alternative options

Bus  •  7 h 32 min

  1. Take the bus from Edinburgh, Bus Station (Stances 7 to 10) to Galashiels, Transport Interchange X95
  2. Take the bus from Galashiels, Transport Interchange to Carlisle, Market Hall (opposite Market Hall) X95
  3. Take the bus from Carlisle, Market Hall to Workington, Bus Station (W) (Bay C) 300

$53 - $55

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

$440 - $650

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 (Edinburgh Trams), Haymarket, and Carlisle in around 4 h 9 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Workington via Buchanan Bus Station, Glasgow, Carlisle, and Carlisle, Bus Station (Ca) (Carlisle Bus Station) in around 6 h 10 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
Scottish Citylink
Phone
0871 266 33 33
Email
info@citylink.co.uk
Website
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Edinburgh Airport, Stance C (Airport) to Buchanan Bus Station
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
Stagecoach Cumbria & North Lancashire
Phone
0871 200 22 33
Email
cumbrianorthlancs.enquiries@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Carlisle, Bus Station (Ca) (Carlisle Bus Station) to Workington, Bus Station (W) (Bay C)
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$14
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Carlisle, Market Hall to Workington, Bus Station (W) (Bay C)
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$14
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Borders Buses
Phone
01896 754350
Email
info@bordersbuses.co.uk
Website
bordersbuses.co.uk
Bus from Edinburgh, Bus Station (Stances 7 to 10) to Galashiels, Transport Interchange
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13
Schedules at
bordersbuses.co.uk
Bus from Galashiels, Transport Interchange to Carlisle, Market Hall (opposite Market Hall)
Ave. Duration
2 h 2 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21
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
$440 - $650

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Questions & Answers

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

The distance between Edinburgh Airport (EDI) and Workington is 146 km. The road distance is 211 km.

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

The cheapest way to get from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Workington is to drive which costs £20 - £30 and takes 2 h 26 min.

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

The quickest way to get from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Workington is to drive which takes 2 h 26 min and costs £20 - £30.

Is there a direct bus between Edinburgh Airport (EDI) and Workington?

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

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

It takes approximately 4 h 9 min to get from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Workington, including transfers.