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

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Train LNER  •  4 h 29 min

  1. Take the train from Edinburgh to York
  2. Take the train from York to Hull

$51 - $154

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Train CrossCountry  •  5 h 53 min

  1. Take the train from Edinburgh to Sheffield
  2. Take the train from Sheffield to Hull

$128 - $189

Bus  •  7 h 46 min

  1. Take the bus from Edinburgh to Leeds Coach Station, Dyer Street National Express / ...
  2. Take the bus from Leeds City Centre, Dyer Street to Thornton, Hull Royal Infirmary X62

Drive  •  4 h 32 min

  1. Drive from Edinburgh to Hull 243.4 miles

$50 - $80

Fly Edinburgh to Manchester, train  •  5 h 30 min

  1. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to Manchester (MAN) EDI - MAN
  2. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to Hull

$82 - $239

Fly Edinburgh to East Midlands, train  •  6 h 37 min

  1. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to East Midlands (EMA) EDI - EMA
  2. Take the train from Derby to Sheffield
  3. Take the train from Sheffield to Hull

$79 - $264

Train to Aberdeen, fly to Humberside  •  6 h 55 min

  1. Take the train from Edinburgh to Aberdeen
  2. Fly from Aberdeen (ABZ) to Humberside (HUY) ABZ - HUY

$101 - $350

Train to Glasgow, fly to Manchester, train  •  6 h 45 min

  1. Take the train from Edinburgh to Glasgow Queen Street
  2. Fly from Glasgow (GLA) to Manchester (MAN) GLA - MAN
  3. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to Hull

$107 - $361

Fly Edinburgh to Birmingham, train  •  7 h 2 min

  1. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to Birmingham (BHX) EDI - BHX
  2. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Sheffield
  3. Take the train from Sheffield to Hull

$117 - $325

Train to Glasgow, fly to East Midlands, train  •  7 h 57 min

  1. Take the train from Edinburgh to Glasgow Queen Street
  2. Fly from Glasgow (GLA) to East Midlands (EMA) GLA - EMA
  3. Take the train from Derby to Sheffield
  4. Take the train from Sheffield to Hull

$94 - $286

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The cheapest way to get from Edinburgh to Hull is to drive which costs £40 - £60 and takes 4 h 32 min.

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The quickest way to get from Edinburgh to Hull is to train which costs £35 - £120 and takes 4 h 29 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Edinburgh to Hull. However, there are services departing from Edinburgh and arriving at Thornton, Hull Royal Infirmary via Leeds City Centre, Dyer Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 46 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Edinburgh to Hull. However, there are services departing from Edinburgh and arriving at Hull via York. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 29 min.

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The distance between Edinburgh and Hull is 191 miles. The road distance is 243.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Edinburgh to Hull without a car is to train which takes 4 h 29 min and costs £35 - £120.

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It takes approximately 4 h 29 min to get from Edinburgh to Hull, including transfers.

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

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Edinburgh to Hull train services, operated by LNER, depart from Edinburgh station.

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The best way to get from Edinburgh to Hull is to train which takes 4 h 29 min and costs £35 - £120. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 7 h 46 min.

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Map of how to get from Edinburgh to Hull.
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  • Distance: 191.4 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 29 min

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

You can take a train from Edinburgh to Hull via York in around 4 h 29 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Edinburgh to Hull via Leeds Coach Station, Dyer Street and Leeds City Centre, Dyer Street in around 7 h 46 min.

Airlines
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $310
Flights from Edinburgh to Manchester via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$45 - $310
Flights from Edinburgh to East Midlands
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $300
Flights from Aberdeen to Humberside
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$85 - $390
Flights from Aberdeen to Humberside via Durham
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $390
Flights from Glasgow to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $370
Flights from Glasgow to Manchester via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
2 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $370
Flights from Edinburgh to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $300
Flights from Edinburgh to Birmingham via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $300
Flights from Glasgow to East Midlands
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $320
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Manchester via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
2 h 42 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $250
Flights from Glasgow to Manchester via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
2 h 47 min
When
Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $290
Flights from Edinburgh to Birmingham via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $240
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Manchester via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $260
Flights from Edinburgh to Birmingham via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 7 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $260
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Birmingham via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Train operators
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from Edinburgh to York
Ave. Duration
2 h 23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$35 - $55
1st Class
$65 - $100
Train from Edinburgh to Aberdeen
Ave. Duration
2 h 36 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$25 - $40
1st Class
$45 - $70
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Edinburgh to York
Ave. Duration
2 h 34 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$85 - $130
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$50 - $80
Anytime Single
$85 - $130
Off-Peak Single
$85 - $130
Train from Edinburgh to Sheffield
Ave. Duration
3 h 46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$100 - $160
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$65 - $100
Anytime Single
$100 - $160
Off-Peak Single
$110 - $170
Train from Derby to Sheffield
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$24 - $40
Anytime Single
$30 - $55
Off-Peak Single
$20 - $30
Train from Edinburgh to Aberdeen
Ave. Duration
2 h 31 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $95
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$40 - $60
Anytime Single
$60 - $95
Off-Peak Single
$55 - $85
Train from Birmingham New Street to Sheffield
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Single
$45 - $70
Off-Peak Single
$35 - $55
Northern Rail
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from York to Hull
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $24
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Sheffield to Hull
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $29
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Derby to Sheffield
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$12 - $19
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Manchester Piccadilly to Hull
Ave. Duration
1 h 56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$16 - $24
Off-Peak Day Single
$27 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$35 - $55
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Derby to Sheffield
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$8 - $12
Off-Peak Single
$16 - $26
Anytime Day Single
$17 - $25
Anytime Single
$24 - $35
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Edinburgh to Aberdeen
Ave. Duration
2 h 19 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$21 - $30
Anytime Day Single
$35 - $50
Train from Edinburgh to Glasgow Queen Street
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $19
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$10 - $14
Anytime Day Single
$15 - $19
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 Leeds Coach Station, Dyer Street
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$18 - $24
Website
nationalexpress.com
Megabus UK
Stagecoach in Hull
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Leeds City Centre, Dyer Street to Thornton, Hull Royal Infirmary
Ave. Duration
1 h 46 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Website
Stagecoach in Hull

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

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Edinburgh to Hull bus services, operated by Stagecoach in Hull, arrive at Thornton, Hull Royal Infirmary station.

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Edinburgh to Hull train services, operated by Northern Rail, arrive at Hull station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Edinburgh to Hull is 243 miles. It takes approximately 4 h 32 min to drive from Edinburgh to Hull.

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Ryanair, easyJet and Flybe offer flights from Edinburgh Airport to Manchester Airport.

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Book your Edinburgh to Hull train tickets online with Loco2, Rome2rio and two other operators.

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There are 287+ hotels available in Hull. Prices start at $54 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Edinburgh to Edinburgh Airport is to tram which takes 32 min and costs £3 - £5.

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