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There are 10 ways to get from Edinburgh to Coln St. Aldwyns by train, car, plane, bus or subway

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Train via Wolverhampton  •  5h 54m

  1. Take the train from Edinburgh to Wolverhampton
  2. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Cheltenham Spa

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Fly Edinburgh to Bristol, train, line 7 bus, line 76 bus  •  6h 28m

  1. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to Bristol (BRS) EDI - BRS
  2. Take the train from Bristol Temple Meads to Swindon
  3. Take the line 7 bus from Swindon, Bus Station to Highworth, Swindon Street
  4. Take the line 76 bus from Highworth, Swindon Street to Coln St Aldwyns, Post Office

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Train  •  9h 10m

  1. Take the train from Edinburgh to Cheltenham Spa

Drive  •  6h 8m

  1. Drive from Edinburgh to Coln St. Aldwyns 356.4 miles

Fly Edinburgh to London Heathrow, train, line 7 bus, line 76 bus  •  6h 40m

  1. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to London Heathrow (LHR) EDI - LHR
  2. Take the train from London Paddington to Swindon
  3. Take the line 7 bus from Swindon, Bus Station to Highworth, Swindon Street
  4. Take the line 76 bus from Highworth, Swindon Street to Coln St Aldwyns, Post Office

Fly Edinburgh to London City, subway, train, line 7 bus, line 76 bus  •  7h 1m

  1. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to London City (LCY) EDI - LCY
  2. Take the subway from Canning Town station to Baker Street station
  3. Take the train from London Paddington to Swindon
  4. Take the line 7 bus from Swindon, Bus Station to Highworth, Swindon Street
  5. Take the line 76 bus from Highworth, Swindon Street to Coln St Aldwyns, Post Office

Fly Edinburgh to London Luton, bus, train  •  7h 22m

  1. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to London Luton (LTN) EDI - LTN
  2. Take the bus from Airport Bus Station to Baker Street Station
  3. Take the train from London Paddington to Swindon

Train to Glasgow, fly to Bristol, train, line 7 bus, line 76 bus  •  7h 50m

  1. Take the train from Edinburgh to Glasgow Queen Street
  2. Fly from Glasgow (GLA) to Bristol (BRS) GLA - BRS
  3. Take the train from Bristol Temple Meads to Swindon
  4. Take the line 7 bus from Swindon, Bus Station to Highworth, Swindon Street
  5. Take the line 76 bus from Highworth, Swindon Street to Coln St Aldwyns, Post Office

Fly Edinburgh to Southampton, train, line 7 bus, line 76 bus  •  7h 29m

  1. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to Southampton (SOU) EDI - SOU
  2. Take the train from Southampton Airport Parkway to Reading
  3. Take the train from Reading to Swindon
  4. Take the line 7 bus from Swindon, Bus Station to Highworth, Swindon Street
  5. Take the line 76 bus from Highworth, Swindon Street to Coln St Aldwyns, Post Office

Fly Edinburgh to Birmingham, train, line 51 bus, line 855 bus  •  7h 51m

  1. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to Birmingham (BHX) EDI - BHX
  2. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Cheltenham Spa
  3. Take the line 51 bus from Cheltenham, Promenade to Cirencester, Beeches Car Park
  4. Take the line 855 bus from Cirencester, Beeches Car Park to Coln St Aldwyns, Post Office

Edinburgh to Coln St. Aldwyns by train and bus

The journey time between Edinburgh and Coln St. Aldwyns is around 15h 15m and covers a distance of around 419 miles. This includes an average layover time of around 8h 20m. The fastest journey normally takes 15h 15m. Operated by CrossCountry, Stagecoach West and Pulhams Coaches, the Edinburgh to Coln St. Aldwyns service departs from Edinburgh and arrives in Coln St Aldwyns, Post Office. Typically four services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average journey times

Time on transportation:
6h 54m
Layover time:
8h 20m
Total time:
15h 15m

Route information

Fastest journey time:
15h 15m
Journey distance:
419 miles
Services per week:
4
Cheapest price:
£170
Carbon emissions:
38 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
17:07
Last service departs at:
17:07

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Edinburgh to Coln St. Aldwyns train and bus schedules

Edinburgh → Coln St. Aldwyns
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The cheapest way to get from Edinburgh to Coln St. Aldwyns is to drive which costs £55 - £85 and takes 6h 8m.

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The fastest way to get from Edinburgh to Coln St. Aldwyns is to train via Wolverhampton which takes 5h 54m and costs £190 - £650.

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The distance between Edinburgh and Coln St. Aldwyns is 298 miles. The road distance is 356.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Edinburgh to Coln St. Aldwyns without a car is to train via Wolverhampton which takes 5h 54m and costs £190 - £650.

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It takes approximately 5h 54m to get from Edinburgh to Coln St. Aldwyns, including transfers.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Edinburgh to Coln St. Aldwyns is 356 miles. It takes approximately 6h 8m to drive from Edinburgh to Coln St. Aldwyns.

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easyJet offers flights from Edinburgh Airport to Bristol Airport.

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There are 273+ hotels available in Coln St. Aldwyns. Prices start at £75 per night.

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The best way to get from Edinburgh to Edinburgh Airport is to tram which takes 31 min and costs £1 - £6.

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Map of how to get from Edinburgh to Coln St. Aldwyns.
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  • Distance: 297.9 miles
  • Duration: 5h 54m

What companies run services between Edinburgh, Scotland and Coln St. Aldwyns, England?

You can take a train from Edinburgh to Coln St. Aldwyns via Wolverhampton, Birmingham New Street, and Cheltenham Spa in around 5h 54m.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Bristol
Ave. Duration
1h 14m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£45 - £170
Flights from Edinburgh to Bristol via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
When
Friday
Estimated price
£45 - £170
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 18m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
£55 - £170
Flights from Glasgow to Bristol
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£50 - £150
Flights from Glasgow to Bristol via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
£50 - £150
Flights from Edinburgh to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£35 - £140
Flights from Edinburgh to Birmingham via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£35 - £140
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Edinburgh to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1h 31m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£45 - £240
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 Southampton
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£130 - £400
Loganair
Website
loganair.co.uk
Flights from Edinburgh to Southampton
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£130 - £400
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Edinburgh to London Heathrow via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£150 - £500
Flights from Edinburgh to London Heathrow via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£150 - £500
Flights from Edinburgh to London City via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£60 - £330
Flights from Edinburgh to Birmingham via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£150 - £430
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Edinburgh to London Luton via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£25 - £290
Flights from Edinburgh to Birmingham via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3h
When
Tuesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
£17 - £130
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Edinburgh to London City via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
£110 - £390
Train operators
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Birmingham New Street to Cheltenham Spa
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£30 - £120
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Anytime Day
£30 - £40
Anytime Day 1st Class
£80 - £120
Train from Edinburgh to Cheltenham Spa
Ave. Duration
5h 43m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£160 - £390
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Anytime Day
£160 - £200
Anytime Day 1st Class
£280 - £390
Train from Southampton Airport Parkway to Reading
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£30 - £120
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Anytime Day
£30 - £40
Anytime Day 1st Class
£80 - £120
First Great Western Service
Phone
+44 3457 000 125
Email
gwr.feedback@gwr.com
Website
gwr.com
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Swindon
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£16 - £20
Website
First Great Western Service
Anytime Day
£16 - £20
Anytime Day 1st Class
£28 - £40
Train from London Paddington to Swindon
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
£28 - £35
Website
First Great Western Service
Anytime Day
£28 - £35
Anytime Day 1st Class
£45 - £65
Train from Reading to Swindon
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
£16 - £21
Website
First Great Western Service
Anytime Day
£16 - £21
Anytime Day 1st Class
£28 - £40
London Underground (Tube)

Comprised of 11 lines and 270 stations, the London Underground (known to locals as the Tube) is the most popular way to navigate the English capital, including to/from Heathrow Airport via the Piccadilly Line. Purchase an Oyster card (an electronic smartcard that you use to touch on and off at Tube stations) at any station for the cheapest fares. Most stations have WiFi, but not all trains and stations are air-conditioned. On weekends, a 24-hour service runs on selected lines.

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Contact Details
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Canning Town station to Baker Street station
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
£2 - £4
Website
London Underground (Tube)
First ScotRail Service
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Edinburgh to Glasgow Queen Street
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£10 - £30
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
£10 - £15
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£23 - £30
Bus operators
Stagecoach West
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Swindon, Bus Station to Highworth, Swindon Street
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
£2 - £3
Website
Stagecoach West
Bus from Highworth, Swindon Street to Coln St Aldwyns, Post Office
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
£3 - £4
Website
Stagecoach West
Bus from Cheltenham, Promenade to Cirencester, Beeches Car Park
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
£3 - £4
Website
Stagecoach West
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 Luton Airport London to London Baker Street Station
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£4 - £6
Website
National Express
Pulhams Coaches
Phone
01451 820369
Email
info@pulhamscoaches.com
Website
pulhamscoaches.com
Bus from Cirencester, Beeches Car Park to Coln St Aldwyns, Post Office
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
£2 - £4
Website
Pulhams Coaches

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