There are 10 ways to get from Edinburgh to Stowmarket 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 Virgin Trains East Coast  •  6 h 8 min

  1. Take the train from Edinburgh to Peterborough
  2. Take the train from Peterborough to Stowmarket

$84 - $130

Cheapest option

Fly Edinburgh to London Stansted, train  •  5 h 33 min

  1. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to London Stansted (STN) EDI - STN
  2. Take the train from Cambridge to Stowmarket

$57 - $197

8 alternative options

Train CrossCountry  •  8 h 59 min

  1. Take the train from Edinburgh to Sheffield
  2. Take the train from Sheffield to Ely
  3. Take the train from Ely to Stowmarket

$164 - $292

Bus  •  13 h 26 min

  1. Take the bus from Edinburgh to Heathrow Airport London National Express
  2. Take the bus from Heathrow Airport London to Ipswich National Express / ...

$180 - $221

Drive  •  6 h 37 min

  1. Drive from Edinburgh to Stowmarket 369.1 miles

$75 - $120

Fly Edinburgh to Norwich, train  •  4 h 38 min

  1. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to Norwich (NWI) EDI - NWI
  2. Take the train from Norwich to Stowmarket

$116 - $339

Fly Edinburgh to London Heathrow, train  •  5 h 35 min

  1. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to London Heathrow (LHR) EDI - LHR
  2. Take the train from London Liverpool Street to Stowmarket

$117 - $307

Fly Edinburgh to London City, train  •  5 h 31 min

  1. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to London City (LCY) EDI - LCY
  2. Take the train from Stratford (London) to Stowmarket

$103 - $277

Fly Edinburgh to London Luton, train  •  5 h 44 min

  1. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to London Luton (LTN) EDI - LTN
  2. Take the train from Luton Airport Parkway to Farringdon
  3. Take the train from London Liverpool Street to Stowmarket

$96 - $221

Train to Glasgow, fly to London Stansted, train  •  6 h 5 min

  1. Take the train from Edinburgh to Glasgow Queen Street
  2. Fly from Glasgow (GLA) to London Stansted (STN) GLA - STN
  3. Take the train from Cambridge to Stowmarket

$77 - $220

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

You can take a train from Edinburgh to Stowmarket via Peterborough in around 6 h 8 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Edinburgh to Stowmarket via Heathrow Airport London, Ipswich, and Ipswich in around 13 h 26 min.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Edinburgh to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $340
Flights from Edinburgh to London Heathrow via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $900
Flights from Edinburgh to London City
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $390
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Edinburgh to London Stansted
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $180
Flights from Edinburgh to London Stansted via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3 h 7 min
When
Monday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $180
Flights from Edinburgh to London Luton
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $180
Flights from Edinburgh to London Luton via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$45 - $180
Flights from Glasgow to London Stansted
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $190
Flights from Glasgow to London Stansted via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$40 - $190
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Edinburgh to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $310
Flights from Edinburgh to London City
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $330
Flights from Edinburgh to London City via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
3 h 27 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$65 - $330
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Edinburgh to London Stansted
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$28 - $180
Flights from Edinburgh to London Stansted via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$28 - $180
Flights from Glasgow to London Stansted
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$23 - $190
Loganair
Website
loganair.co.uk
Flights from Edinburgh to Norwich
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $360
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Norwich via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $650
Flights from Edinburgh to London City via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Edinburgh to London Heathrow via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $900
Train operators
Greater Anglia
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Train from Peterborough to Stowmarket
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Ely to Stowmarket
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$19 - $28
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Norwich to Stowmarket
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Cambridge to Stowmarket
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from London Liverpool Street to Stowmarket
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Stratford (London) to Stowmarket
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Sheffield to Ely
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$30 - $45
Off-Peak Single
$60 - $95
Anytime Day Single
$60 - $90
Anytime Single
$85 - $130
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
Bus operators
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Edinburgh to Heathrow Airport London
Ave. Duration
8 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$130 - $170
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Heathrow Airport London to Ipswich
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
nationalexpress.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Edinburgh and Stowmarket is 500 km. The road distance is 590 km.

The cheapest way to get from Edinburgh to Stowmarket is to drive which costs £55 - £85 and takes 6 h 37 min.

The quickest way to get from Edinburgh to Stowmarket is to fly and train which takes 4 h 38 min and costs £80 - £240.

No, there is no direct train from Edinburgh to Stowmarket. However, there are services departing from Edinburgh and arriving at Stowmarket via Peterborough. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 8 min.

It takes approximately 6 h 8 min to get from Edinburgh to Stowmarket, including transfers.