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There are 10 ways to get from Edinburgh to Brancaster by train, bus, car, plane or taxi

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Train, bus  •  6h 6m

  1. Take the train from Edinburgh to Peterborough
  2. Take the bus from Peterborough, Railway Station to King's Lynn, Transport Interchange B / ...

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Bus  •  11h 59m

  1. Take the bus from Edinburgh to Nottingham Station Street National Express
  2. Take the bus from Nottingham Station Street to Skegness National Express

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Train  •  9h 40m

  1. Take the train from Edinburgh to Sheffield
  2. Take the train from Sheffield to Nottingham
  3. Take the train from Nottingham to Skegness

Drive  •  6h 11m

  1. Drive from Edinburgh to Brancaster 329.4 miles

Fly to Norwich, taxi  •  3h 29m

  1. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to Norwich (NWI) EDI - NWI
  2. Take a taxi from Norwich to Brancaster

Fly to London Stansted, train  •  5h 40m

  1. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to London Stansted (STN) EDI - STN
  2. Take the train from Stansted Airport to Ely
  3. Take the train from Ely to Kings Lynn

Fly to London City, train  •  6h 27m

  1. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to London City (LCY) EDI - LCY
  2. Take the train from London Kings Cross to Kings Lynn

Fly to London Heathrow, train  •  6h 48m

  1. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to London Heathrow (LHR) EDI - LHR
  2. Take the train from London Kings Cross to Kings Lynn

Fly to London Luton, train  •  6h 59m

  1. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to London Luton (LTN) EDI - LTN
  2. Take the train from Hitchin to Cambridge
  3. Take the train from Cambridge to Kings Lynn

Fly to London Gatwick, train  •  6h 53m

  1. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to London Gatwick (LGW) EDI - LGW
  2. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to London St Pancras International LL
  3. Take the train from London Kings Cross to Kings Lynn

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The cheapest way to get from Edinburgh to Brancaster is to bus which costs £27 - £40 and takes 11h 59m.

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The quickest way to get from Edinburgh to Brancaster is to fly and taxi which costs £170 - £440 and takes 3h 29m.

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The distance between Edinburgh and Brancaster is 259 miles. The road distance is 329.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Edinburgh to Brancaster without a car is to train and bus which takes 6h 6m and costs £85 - £380.

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It takes approximately 6h 6m to get from Edinburgh to Brancaster, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Edinburgh to Brancaster is to train which takes 9h 40m and costs £170 - £400. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £27 - £40 and takes 11h 59m.

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The quickest flight from Edinburgh Airport to Norwich Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 10m.

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Yes, the driving distance between Edinburgh to Brancaster is 329 miles. It takes approximately 6h 11m to drive from Edinburgh to Brancaster.

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Loganair offers flights from Edinburgh Airport to Norwich Airport.

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Map of how to get from Edinburgh to Brancaster.
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  • Distance: 259.1 miles
  • Duration: 6h 6m

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

You can take a train from Edinburgh to Brancaster via Sheffield, Nottingham, and Skegness in around 9h 40m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Edinburgh to Brancaster via Nottingham Station Street and Skegness in around 11h 59m.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Edinburgh to London City
Ave. Duration
1h 34m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£60 - £330
Flights from Edinburgh to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1h 31m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£45 - £240
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Edinburgh to London Stansted
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£35 - £190
Flights from Edinburgh to London Luton
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£55 - £170
Flights from Edinburgh to London Luton via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
When
Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
£55 - £170
Flights from Edinburgh to London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
1h 32m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£40 - £180
Flights from Edinburgh to London Gatwick via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3h 26m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
£40 - £180
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Edinburgh to London City via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
£60 - £330
Flights from Edinburgh to London Heathrow via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£150 - £500
Flights from Edinburgh to London Heathrow via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3h 28m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£80 - £330
Loganair
Website
loganair.co.uk
Flights from Edinburgh to Norwich
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£210 - £480
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Edinburgh to London Stansted via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£16 - £110
Flights from Edinburgh to London Gatwick via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
£24 - £180
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Edinburgh to London City via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
£110 - £390
Train operators
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from Edinburgh to Peterborough
Ave. Duration
3h 48m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£40 - £320
Website
lner.co.uk
Advance Single
£40 - £60
Anytime Day Single
£140 - £200
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£220 - £320
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Edinburgh to Sheffield
Ave. Duration
3h 47m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£110 - £300
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Anytime Day
£110 - £140
Anytime Day 1st Class
£210 - £300
Train from Stansted Airport to Ely
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£30 - £110
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Anytime Day
£30 - £40
Anytime Day 1st Class
£75 - £110
East Midlands Railways
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandsrailway.co.uk
Train from Sheffield to Nottingham
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£21 - £30
Website
eastmidlandsrailway.co.uk
Advance Single
£9 - £23
Off-Peak Single
£16 - £24
Anytime Day Single/Anytime Single
£21 - £30
Train from Nottingham to Skegness
Ave. Duration
2h 11m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£35 - £60
Website
eastmidlandsrailway.co.uk
Advance Single
£17 - £35
Off-Peak Single
£30 - £50
Anytime Day Single/Anytime Single
£35 - £60
Greater Anglia
Website
greateranglia.co.uk
Train from Stansted Airport to Ely
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
£16 - £25
Website
greateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Ely to Kings Lynn
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
£11 - £17
Website
greateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Cambridge to Kings Lynn
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
£17 - £26
Website
greateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Great Northern
Phone
0345 026 4700
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Ely to Kings Lynn
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£10 - £16
Website
greatnorthernrail.com
Train from London Kings Cross to Kings Lynn
Ave. Duration
1h 49m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£30 - £45
Website
greatnorthernrail.com
Train from Hitchin to Cambridge
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
£10 - £15
Website
greatnorthernrail.com
Train from Cambridge to Kings Lynn
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£15 - £21
Website
greatnorthernrail.com
Thameslink
Phone
0345 026 4700
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Hitchin to Cambridge
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£12 - £15
Website
Thameslink
Anytime
£12 - £15
Train from Gatwick Airport to London St Pancras International LL
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
£13 - £17
Website
Thameslink
Anytime
£13 - £17
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 Nottingham Station Street
Ave. Duration
7h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£10 - £14
Website
National Express
Bus from Nottingham Station Street to Skegness
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
£6 - £8
Website
National Express
Other operators
Taxi from Norwich to Brancaster
Ave. Duration
48 min
Estimated price
£80 - £100
Yellow Taxis
Phone
+44 1603 905 090
Green Frog Taxis
Phone
+44 1603 744 747
Website
greenfrogtaxis.com
Five Star Taxis
Phone
+44 1603 455 555
Website
5startaxis.com
ABC Taxis
Phone
+44 1603 666 333
Website
abctaxisnorwich.co.uk
A2B Taxis Norwich
Phone
+44 1603 552 324
Website
a2btaxisnorwich.co.uk
Wroxham Taxis
Phone
+44 1603 782 925

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