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.

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Train  •  4 h 33 min

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

$51 - $151

Cheapest option

Bus  •  8 h 3 min

  1. Take the bus from Edinburgh to York National Express
  2. Take the bus from York, Rail Station (Rail Station Interchange) to Hull, Bond Street A (Kingston House) X46 / ...

$25 - $32

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 41 min

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

$82 - $239

Train to Aberdeen, fly to Humberside  •  6 h 30 min

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

$105 - $355

Fly Edinburgh to East Midlands, train  •  6 h 19 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

$75 - $259

Train to Glasgow, fly to Manchester, train  •  6 h 18 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

$106 - $360

Train to Glasgow, fly to East Midlands, train  •  6 h 56 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

$89 - $280

Fly Edinburgh to Birmingham, train  •  7 h 8 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

$116 - $325

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Edinburgh to Hull is to bus which costs £19 - £26 and takes 8 h 3 min.

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

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It takes approximately 4 h 33 min to get from Edinburgh to Hull, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Edinburgh to Hull. However, there are services departing from Edinburgh and arriving at Hull, Bond Street A (Kingston House) via York, Rail Station (Rail Station Interchange). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 3 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 33 min.

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Edinburgh to Hull train services, operated by CrossCountry, depart from Glasgow Central station.

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Map of how to get from Edinburgh to Hull.
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  • Distance: 191.4 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 33 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 33 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Edinburgh to Hull via York and York, Rail Station (Rail Station Interchange) in around 8 h 3 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 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $310
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 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 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $370
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 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $320
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
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $300
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Glasgow to Manchester via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $290
Flights from Edinburgh to Birmingham via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$80 - $240
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Aberdeen to Humberside via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $490
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Birmingham via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
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 4 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 Aberdeen
Ave. Duration
2 h 31 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$60 - $95
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$40 - $60
Anytime Single
$60 - $95
Off-Peak Single
$55 - $85
Train from Derby to Sheffield
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$23 - $35
Anytime Single
$30 - $50
Off-Peak Single
$19 - $29
Train from Birmingham New Street to Sheffield
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $45
Anytime Single
$45 - $70
Off-Peak Single
$35 - $55
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from Edinburgh to York
Ave. Duration
2 h 23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$30 - $55
1st Class
$65 - $95
Train from Edinburgh to Aberdeen
Ave. Duration
2 h 36 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$25 - $40
1st Class
$45 - $70
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
$35 - $55
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$16 - $23
Off-Peak Day Single
$27 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$35 - $55
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 17 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $45
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$21 - $29
Anytime Day Single
$35 - $45
Train from Edinburgh to Glasgow Queen Street
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $18
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$9 - $14
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $18
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 - $25
Anytime Day Single
$17 - $25
Anytime Single
$23 - $35
Bus operators
EYMS
Phone
01482 592929
Email
BusLine@eyms.co.uk
Website
eyms.co.uk
Bus from York, Rail Station (Rail Station Interchange) to Hull, Bond Street A (Kingston House)
Ave. Duration
2 h 8 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Schedules at
eyms.co.uk

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