There are 4 ways to get from Edinburgh to Alnwick by train, bus or car

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Train  •  1 h 37 min

  1. Take the train from Edinburgh to Alnmouth

$22 - $79

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Bus National Express  •  1 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Edinburgh to Alnwick National Express

$10 - $15

2 alternative options

Bus Borders Buses  •  3 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Edinburgh, Bus Station (Stances 7 to 10) to Berwick-upon-Tweed, Railway Station (Castle Hotel) 253
  2. Take the bus from Berwick-upon-Tweed, Railway Station (Berwick upon Tweed rly stn) to Alnwick, Green Batt (Alnwick Library) X15 / ...

$25 - $29

Drive  •  1 h 39 min

  1. Drive from Edinburgh to Alnwick 88.2 miles

$18 - $28

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The cheapest way to get from Edinburgh to Alnwick is to bus which costs £8 - £11 and takes 1 h 50 min.

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The quickest way to get from Edinburgh to Alnwick is to train which costs £16 - £65 and takes 1 h 37 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Edinburgh and arriving at Alnwick. Services depart three times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 50 min.

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The distance between Edinburgh and Alnwick is 69 miles. The road distance is 88.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Edinburgh to Alnwick without a car is to train which takes 1 h 37 min and costs £16 - £65.

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It takes approximately 1 h 37 min to get from Edinburgh to Alnwick, including transfers.

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Edinburgh to Alnwick bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Edinburgh station.

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The best way to get from Edinburgh to Alnwick is to train which takes 1 h 37 min and costs £16 - £65. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £8 - £11 and takes 1 h 50 min.

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Edinburgh to Alnwick bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Alnwick station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Edinburgh to Alnwick is 88 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 39 min to drive from Edinburgh to Alnwick.

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  • Distance: 69.4 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 37 min

What companies run services between Edinburgh, Scotland and Alnwick, England?

CrossCountry operates a train from Edinburgh to Alnwick every 4 hours. Tickets cost $50 - $80 and the journey takes 58 min. LNER also services this route every 4 hours. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Edinburgh to Alnwick 3 times a day. Tickets cost $10 - $15 and the journey takes 1 h 50 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
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 Edinburgh to Alnwick
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Website
nationalexpress.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 Berwick-upon-Tweed, Railway Station (Castle Hotel)
Ave. Duration
2 h 18 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$20
Schedules at
bordersbuses.co.uk
Perrymans Buses
Phone
01289 308719
Email
enquiries@perrymansbuses.com
Website
perrymansbuses.co.uk
Bus from Edinburgh, Bus Station to Berwick-upon-Tweed, Railway Station (Berwick upon Tweed rly stn)
Ave. Duration
2 h 18 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$20
Schedules at
perrymansbuses.co.uk
Arriva Northumbria
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Berwick-upon-Tweed, Railway Station (Berwick upon Tweed rly stn) to Alnwick, Green Batt (Alnwick Library)
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk

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