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Train via Wolverhampton  •  5h 13m

  1. Take the train from Edinburgh to Wolverhampton

£119 - £386

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Bus  •  10h 45m

  1. Take the bus from Edinburgh to Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth National Express

£20 - £26

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Train  •  6h 7m

  1. Take the train from Edinburgh to Birmingham New Street

£137 - £446

Train via Darlington  •  6h 46m

  1. Take the train from Edinburgh to Darlington
  2. Take the train from Darlington to Birmingham New Street

£113 - £446

Drive  •  5h 13m

  1. Drive from Edinburgh to Droitwich 303.4 miles

£45 - £70

Fly Edinburgh to Birmingham, train  •  4h 26m

  1. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to Birmingham (BHX) EDI - BHX
  2. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Droitwich Spa

£29 - £191

Train, train to Glasgow, fly to Birmingham  •  5h 49m

  1. Take the train from Edinburgh to Glasgow Queen Street
  2. Take the train from Glasgow Central to Paisley Gilmour Street
  3. Fly from Glasgow (GLA) to Birmingham (BHX) GLA - BHX
  4. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Droitwich Spa

£36 - £248

Fly Edinburgh to Bristol, train  •  6h 19m

  1. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to Bristol (BRS) EDI - BRS
  2. Take the train from Bristol Temple Meads to Birmingham New Street

£80 - £283

Fly Edinburgh to London Heathrow, train  •  6h 40m

  1. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to London Heathrow (LHR) EDI - LHR
  2. Take the train from London Paddington to Worcester Foregate Street

£88 - £260

Fly Edinburgh to London Luton, train  •  7h 1m

  1. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to London Luton (LTN) EDI - LTN
  2. Take the train from Milton Keynes Central to Birmingham New Street
  3. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Droitwich Spa

£55 - £279

Edinburgh to Droitwich by train

The train journey time between Edinburgh and Droitwich is around 6h 6m and covers a distance of around 315 miles. The fastest train normally takes 4h 57m. Operated by Avanti West Coast, London Midland and Transport for Wales, the Edinburgh to Droitwich train service departs from Edinburgh and arrives in Droitwich Spa. Typically 47 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Train route overview

Average train time:
6h 6m
Fastest train time:
4h 57m
Train distance:
315 miles
Trains per week:
47
Cheapest price:
£119
Carbon emissions:
26 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
06:52
Last train departs at:
18:52

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Edinburgh to Droitwich train schedules

Edinburgh → Droitwich
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The cheapest way to get from Edinburgh to Droitwich is to bus which costs £20 - £27 and takes 10h 45m.

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The quickest way to get from Edinburgh to Droitwich is to fly and train which costs £28 - £200 and takes 4h 26m.

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No, there is no direct train from Edinburgh to Droitwich. However, there are services departing from Edinburgh and arriving at Droitwich Spa via Wolverhampton and Smethwick Galton Bridge High Level. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 13m.

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The distance between Edinburgh and Droitwich is 260 miles. The road distance is 303.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Edinburgh to Droitwich without a car is to train via Wolverhampton which takes 5h 13m and costs £110 - £390.

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It takes approximately 5h 13m to get from Edinburgh to Droitwich, including transfers.

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Edinburgh to Droitwich train services, operated by Avanti West Coast, depart from Edinburgh station.

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The best way to get from Edinburgh to Droitwich is to train via Wolverhampton which takes 5h 13m and costs £110 - £390. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £20 - £27 and takes 10h 45m.

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The quickest flight from Edinburgh Airport to Birmingham Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 15m.

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Edinburgh to Droitwich train services, operated by Avanti West Coast, arrive at Wolverhampton station.

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Map of how to get from Edinburgh to Droitwich.
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  • Distance: 259.6 miles
  • Duration: 5h 13m

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

Avanti West Coast operates a train from Edinburgh to Wolverhampton every 4 hours. Tickets cost £100 - £360 and the journey takes 3h 41m. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Edinburgh to Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth once daily. Tickets cost £13 - £17 and the journey takes 9h 25m.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£35 - £150
Flights from Edinburgh to Birmingham via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3h 16m
When
Monday and Wednesday
Estimated price
£35 - £150
Flights from Glasgow to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£35 - £140
Flights from Glasgow to Birmingham via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3h 12m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
£35 - £140
Flights from Edinburgh to Bristol
Ave. Duration
1h 14m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£45 - £180
Flights from Edinburgh to Bristol via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
2h 53m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£45 - £180
Flights from Edinburgh to London Luton
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£40 - £200
Flights from Edinburgh to London Luton via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3h 11m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
£40 - £200
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Edinburgh to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1h 32m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£45 - £240
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Birmingham via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£140 - £440
Flights from Edinburgh to London Heathrow via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£140 - £550
Flights from Edinburgh to London Heathrow via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3h 37m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£95 - £400
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Edinburgh to London Luton via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
When
Friday
Estimated price
£19 - £120
Train operators
Avanti West Coast
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
avantiwestcoast.co.uk
Train from Edinburgh to Wolverhampton
Ave. Duration
3h 41m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£100 - £360
Website
avantiwestcoast.co.uk
Anytime Day Single
£100 - £140
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£270 - £360
Train from Edinburgh to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
4h 12m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£130 - £440
Website
avantiwestcoast.co.uk
Anytime Day Single
£130 - £170
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£330 - £440
Train from Milton Keynes Central to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£23 - £85
Website
avantiwestcoast.co.uk
Anytime Day Single
£23 - £35
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£60 - £85
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Edinburgh to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
4h 59m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
£140 - £360
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Anytime Day
£140 - £180
Anytime Day 1st Class
£250 - £360
Train from Edinburgh to Darlington
Ave. Duration
2h 2m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
£75 - £210
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Anytime Day
£75 - £90
Anytime Day 1st Class
£140 - £210
Train from Darlington to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£85 - £230
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Anytime Day
£85 - £110
Anytime Day 1st Class
£160 - £230
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£45 - £150
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Anytime Day
£45 - £60
Anytime Day 1st Class
£100 - £150
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from Edinburgh to Darlington
Ave. Duration
1h 56m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£21 - £180
Website
lner.co.uk
Advance Single
£21 - £29
Anytime Day Single
£80 - £120
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£120 - £180
London Midland
Phone
+44 121 634 2040
Email
comments@londonmidland.com
Website
londonnorthwesternrailway.co.uk
Train from Birmingham New Street to Droitwich Spa
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£7 - £10
Website
londonnorthwesternrailway.co.uk
Advanced Single/Anytime Advance
£4 - £6
Anytime Day Single
£7 - £10
Train from Milton Keynes Central to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
1h 26m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£23 - £27
Website
londonnorthwesternrailway.co.uk
Advanced Single/Anytime Advance
£6 - £9
Anytime Day Single
£23 - £27
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
Train from Glasgow Central to Paisley Gilmour Street
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
£2 - £5
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
£2 - £4
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£3 - £5
First Great Western Service
Phone
+44 3457 000 125
Email
gwr.feedback@gwr.com
Website
gwr.com
Train from London Paddington to Worcester Foregate Street
Ave. Duration
2h 13m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£40 - £55
Website
First Great Western Service
Anytime Day
£40 - £55
Anytime Day 1st Class
£75 - £100
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 Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth
Ave. Duration
9h 25m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£13 - £17
Website
National Express

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Yes, the driving distance between Edinburgh to Droitwich is 303 miles. It takes approximately 5h 13m to drive from Edinburgh to Droitwich.

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Aer Lingus and easyJet offer flights from Edinburgh Airport to Birmingham Airport.

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