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

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Train  •  6h 10m

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

£71 - £360

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

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

£43 - £199

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Train via Sheffield  •  9h 6m

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

£188 - £401

Drive  •  6h 35m

  1. Drive from Edinburgh to Stowmarket 370.4 miles

£55 - £85

Fly Edinburgh to London Heathrow, train  •  5h 34m

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

£78 - £254

Fly Edinburgh to London Gatwick, train  •  5h 48m

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

£70 - £185

Fly Edinburgh to London City, train  •  5h 29m

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

£88 - £261

Fly Edinburgh to London Luton, train  •  6h 3m

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

£69 - £254

Train to Glasgow, fly to London Stansted, train  •  6h 51m

  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

£60 - £286

Train to Aberdeen, fly to Norwich, train  •  7h 46m

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

£111 - £520

Edinburgh to Stowmarket by train

The train journey time between Edinburgh and Stowmarket is around 6h 57m and covers a distance of around 385 miles. The fastest train normally takes 5h 13m. Services are operated by LNER and Greater Anglia. Typically 46 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Train route overview

Average train time:
6h 57m
Fastest train time:
5h 13m
Train distance:
385 miles
Trains per week:
46
Cheapest price:
£71
Carbon emissions:
32 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
06:56
Last train departs at:
19:36

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Edinburgh to Stowmarket train schedules

Edinburgh → Stowmarket
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The cheapest way to get from Edinburgh to Stowmarket is to drive which costs £55 - £85 and takes 6h 35m.

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The quickest way to get from Edinburgh to Stowmarket is to fly and train which costs £85 - £270 and takes 5h 29m.

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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 6h 10m.

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It is 312 miles from Edinburgh to Stowmarket. It is approximately 370.4 miles to drive.

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The best way to get from Edinburgh to Stowmarket without a car is to train which takes 6h 10m and costs £70 - £360.

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It takes approximately 6h 10m to get from Edinburgh to Stowmarket, including transfers.

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

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The quickest flight from Edinburgh Airport to London Heathrow Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 25m.

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Edinburgh to Stowmarket train services, operated by Greater Anglia, arrive at Stowmarket station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Edinburgh to Stowmarket is 370 miles. It takes approximately 6h 35m to drive from Edinburgh to Stowmarket.

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Map of how to get from Edinburgh to Stowmarket.
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  • Distance: 312.4 miles
  • Duration: 6h 10m

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

You can take a train from Edinburgh to Stowmarket via Peterborough in around 6h 10m.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Edinburgh to London Stansted
Ave. Duration
1h 31m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£35 - £170
Flights from Edinburgh to London Stansted via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3h 42m
When
Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
£35 - £170
Flights from Edinburgh to London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
1h 33m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£40 - £170
Flights from Edinburgh to London Gatwick via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3h 27m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£40 - £170
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
Flights from Glasgow to London Stansted
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£30 - £160
Flights from Glasgow to London Stansted via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
£30 - £160
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Edinburgh to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1h 32m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£45 - £240
Flights from Edinburgh to London City
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£60 - £300
Loganair
Website
loganair.co.uk
Flights from Aberdeen to Norwich
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£140 - £550
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
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 Stansted via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Friday
Estimated price
£15 - £95
Flights from Edinburgh to London Luton via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
When
Friday
Estimated price
£19 - £120
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Edinburgh to London City via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Sunday
Estimated price
£110 - £350
Train operators
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from Edinburgh to Peterborough
Ave. Duration
3h 47m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£40 - £320
Website
lner.co.uk
Advance Single
£40 - £60
Anytime Day Single
£140 - £200
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£220 - £320
Train from Edinburgh to Aberdeen
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
£16 - £150
Website
lner.co.uk
Advance Single
£16 - £24
Anytime Day Single
£65 - £95
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£100 - £150
Greater Anglia
Website
greateranglia.co.uk
Train from Peterborough to Stowmarket
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£29 - £45
Website
greateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Ely to Stowmarket
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£16 - £25
Website
greateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from London Liverpool Street to Stowmarket
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£30 - £50
Website
greateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Cambridge to Stowmarket
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£18 - £28
Website
greateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Stratford (London) to Stowmarket
Ave. Duration
1h 14m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£30 - £50
Website
greateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Norwich to Stowmarket
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£15 - £22
Website
greateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Edinburgh to Sheffield
Ave. Duration
3h 47m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
£110 - £300
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Anytime Day
£110 - £140
Anytime Day 1st Class
£210 - £300
Train from Edinburgh to Aberdeen
Ave. Duration
2h 31m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£60 - £190
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Anytime Day
£60 - £80
Anytime Day 1st Class
£130 - £190
East Midlands Railways
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandsrailway.co.uk
Train from Sheffield to Ely
Ave. Duration
2h 37m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£55 - £85
Website
eastmidlandsrailway.co.uk
Advance Single
£26 - £50
Off-Peak Single
£50 - £70
Anytime Day Single/Anytime Single
£55 - £85
Thameslink
Phone
0345 026 4700
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Gatwick Airport to Farringdon
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
£13 - £16
Website
Thameslink
Anytime
£13 - £16
Train from Luton to Farringdon
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
£14 - £18
Website
Thameslink
Anytime
£14 - £18
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 Edinburgh to Aberdeen
Ave. Duration
2h 22m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
£27 - £85
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
£27 - £40
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£60 - £85

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The best way to get from Edinburgh to Edinburgh Airport is to tram which takes 32 min and costs £1 - £6.

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