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 55 min

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

$55 - $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 (Ca) (Carlisle Bus Station) to Workington, Bus Station (W) (Bay C) 300

$33 - $41

3 alternative options

Bus, train  •  6 h 52 min

  1. Take the bus from Kaimes, Balmwell Terrace (at 62) to Galashiels, Transport Interchange X62
  2. Take the bus from Galashiels, Transport Interchange to Carlisle, Irvings Travel Shop (opposite Citadel Building) X95
  3. Take the train from Carlisle to Workington

$45 - $51

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

$400 - $550

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Workington is to drive which costs £22 - £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 £22 - £35 and takes 2 h 26 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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It takes approximately 3 h 55 min to get from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Workington, including transfers.

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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 (W) (Bay C) via Glasgow and Carlisle, Bus Station (Ca) (Carlisle Bus Station). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 10 min.

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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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Map of how to get from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Workington.
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  • Distance: 91 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 55 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 (Edinburgh Trams), Haymarket, and Carlisle in around 3 h 55 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, Airport to Buchanan Bus Station
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $14
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
$12
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Borders Buses
Phone
01896 754350
Email
info@bordersbuses.co.uk
Website
bordersbuses.co.uk
Bus from Kaimes, Balmwell Terrace (at 62) to Galashiels, Transport Interchange
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$13
Schedules at
bordersbuses.co.uk
Bus from Galashiels, Transport Interchange to Carlisle, Irvings Travel Shop (opposite Citadel Building)
Ave. Duration
2 h 1 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19
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
$400 - $550

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