There are 9 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.

Recommended option

Train  •  4 h 34 min

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

$55 - $165

Cheapest option

Bus  •  7 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Edinburgh, Bus Station (Stances 1 & 2) to Leeds City Centre, Bus Stn (Leeds City Bus Station) M20 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Leeds City Centre, Dyer Street (Dyer Street Coach Station) to Hull Interchange (Hull Paragon) X62

$30 - $66

7 alternative options

Drive  •  4 h 32 min

  1. Drive from Edinburgh to Hull 243.4 miles

$50 - $80

Fly Edinburgh to Manchester, train  •  5 h 50 min

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

$89 - $245

Fly Edinburgh to East Midlands, train  •  6 h 25 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 - $272

Train to Glasgow, fly to Manchester, train  •  6 h 27 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

$115 - $367

Fly Edinburgh to Birmingham, train  •  7 h 6 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

$124 - $342

Train to Aberdeen, fly to Humberside  •  7 h 3 min

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

$108 - $364

Train to Glasgow, fly to East Midlands, train  •  7 h 2 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

$95 - $294

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 34 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Edinburgh to Hull via Leeds City Centre, Bus Stn (Leeds City Bus Station) and Leeds City Centre, Dyer Street (Dyer Street Coach Station) in around 7 h 35 min.

Airlines
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $310
Flights from Edinburgh to Manchester via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $310
Flights from Edinburgh to East Midlands
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $300
Flights from Edinburgh to East Midlands via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $300
Flights from Glasgow to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $370
Flights from Glasgow to Manchester via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
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
2 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $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 East Midlands
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $320
Flights from Glasgow to East Midlands via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $320
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Manchester via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$100 - $250
Flights from Edinburgh to Birmingham via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3 h 22 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$80 - $240
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Glasgow to Manchester via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Friday
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Edinburgh to Birmingham via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Birmingham via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Glasgow to Manchester via Dublin
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $220
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Aberdeen to Humberside via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $490
Train operators
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Edinburgh to York
Ave. Duration
2 h 33 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$90 - $140
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$55 - $85
Anytime Single
$90 - $140
Off-Peak Single
$95 - $140
Train from Derby to Sheffield
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$26 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $55
Off-Peak Single
$21 - $35
Train from Birmingham New Street to Sheffield
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Single
$50 - $75
Off-Peak Single
$35 - $60
Train from Edinburgh to Aberdeen
Ave. Duration
2 h 33 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$65 - $110
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$40 - $65
Anytime Single
$65 - $110
Off-Peak Single
$60 - $90
Virgin Trains East Coast
Website
virgintrainseastcoast.com
Train from Edinburgh to York
Ave. Duration
2 h 23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
virgintrainseastcoast.com
2nd Class
$35 - $60
1st Class
$70 - $110
Train from Edinburgh to Aberdeen
Ave. Duration
2 h 36 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$27 - $45
Website
virgintrainseastcoast.com
2nd Class
$27 - $45
1st Class
$50 - $75
Northern Rail
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
$40 - $60
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$18 - $25
Off-Peak Day Single
$29 - $45
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $60
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
$19 - $27
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$9 - $13
Off-Peak Single
$17 - $28
Anytime Day Single
$19 - $27
Anytime Single
$25 - $40
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Edinburgh to Glasgow Queen Street
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $20
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$10 - $15
Anytime Day Single
$15 - $20
Train from Edinburgh to Aberdeen
Ave. Duration
2 h 17 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$23 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$35 - $50
Bus operators
Megabus UK
Phone
0871 266 3333
Email
enquiries@megabus.com
Website
uk.megabus.com
Bus from Edinburgh, Bus Station (Stances 1 & 2) to Leeds City Centre, Bus Stn (Leeds City Bus Station)
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Book at
uk.megabus.com
Stagecoach UK
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Leeds City Centre, Dyer Street (Dyer Street Coach Station) to Hull Interchange (Hull Paragon)
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Edinburgh and Hull is 306 km. The road distance is 389 km.

The cheapest way to get from Edinburgh to Hull is to bus which costs £21 - £50 and takes 7 h 35 min.

The quickest way to get from Edinburgh to Hull is to drive which takes 4 h 32 min and costs £35 - £55.

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 34 min.

No, there is no direct bus from Edinburgh to Hull. However, there are services departing from Edinburgh, Bus Station (Stances 1 & 2) and arriving at Hull Interchange (Hull Paragon) via Leeds City Centre, Dyer Street (Dyer Street Coach Station). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 35 min.

It takes approximately 4 h 34 min to get from Edinburgh to Hull, including transfers.