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There are 9 ways to get from Edinburgh to Wellington Station by train, car or plane

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Train  •  4h 31m

  1. Take the train from Edinburgh to Wolverhampton

£114 - £387

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Fly Edinburgh to Birmingham, train  •  4h 47m

  1. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to Birmingham (BHX) EDI - BHX
  2. Take the train from Birmingham International to Wellington (Shropshire)

£34 - £146

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Train via Manchester  •  5h 34m

  1. Take the train from Edinburgh to Manchester Piccadilly
  2. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to Shrewsbury

£98 - £166

Drive  •  4h 54m

  1. Drive from Edinburgh to Wellington Station 271.5 miles

£40 - £60

Train to Glasgow, fly to Birmingham, train  •  6h 10m

  1. Take the train from Edinburgh to Glasgow Queen Street
  2. Fly from Glasgow (GLA) to Birmingham (BHX) GLA - BHX
  3. Take the train from Birmingham International to Wellington (Shropshire)

£41 - £203

Fly Edinburgh to Bristol, train  •  6h 21m

  1. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to Bristol (BRS) EDI - BRS
  2. Take the train from Bristol Temple Meads to Birmingham New Street
  3. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Wellington (Shropshire)

£85 - £328

Fly Edinburgh to London Heathrow, train  •  6h 20m

  1. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to London Heathrow (LHR) EDI - LHR
  2. Take the train from London Euston to Birmingham New Street
  3. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Wellington (Shropshire)

£100 - £399

Fly Edinburgh to London Luton, train  •  7h 3m

  1. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to London Luton (LTN) EDI - LTN
  2. Take the train from Milton Keynes Central to Birmingham New Street
  3. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Wellington (Shropshire)

£60 - £314

Fly Edinburgh to Southampton, train  •  7h 27m

  1. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to Southampton (SOU) EDI - SOU
  2. Take the train from Southampton Airport Parkway to Birmingham New Street
  3. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Wellington (Shropshire)

£154 - £501

Edinburgh to Wellington Station by train

The train journey time between Edinburgh and Wellington Station is around 4h 19m and covers a distance of around 301 miles. The fastest train normally takes 4h 13m. Operated by Avanti West Coast, London Midland and Transport for Wales, the Edinburgh to Wellington Station train service departs from Edinburgh and arrives in Wellington (Shropshire). Typically 53 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Train route overview

Average train time:
4h 19m
Fastest train time:
4h 13m
Train distance:
301 miles
Trains per week:
53
Cheapest price:
£114
Carbon emissions:
25 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
06:52
Last train departs at:
18:52

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Edinburgh to Wellington Station train schedules

Edinburgh → Wellington Station
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The cheapest way to get from Edinburgh to Wellington Station is to drive which costs £40 - £60 and takes 4h 54m.

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The fastest way to get from Edinburgh to Wellington Station is to train which takes 4h 31m and costs £110 - £390.

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No, there is no direct train from Edinburgh to Wellington Station. However, there are services departing from Edinburgh and arriving at Wellington (Shropshire) via Wolverhampton. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 31m.

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The distance between Edinburgh and Wellington Station is 228 miles. The road distance is 271.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Edinburgh to Wellington Station without a car is to train which takes 4h 31m and costs £110 - £390.

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It takes approximately 4h 31m to get from Edinburgh to Wellington Station, including transfers.

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Edinburgh to Wellington Station train services, operated by Avanti West Coast, depart from Edinburgh station.

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The quickest flight from Edinburgh Airport to Birmingham Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 15m.

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Edinburgh to Wellington Station train services, operated by Avanti West Coast, arrive at Wolverhampton station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Edinburgh to Wellington Station is 272 miles. It takes approximately 4h 54m to drive from Edinburgh to Wellington Station.

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Map of how to get from Edinburgh to Wellington Station.
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  • Distance: 227.6 miles
  • Duration: 4h 31m

What companies run services between Edinburgh, Scotland and Wellington Station, England?

Avanti West Coast operates a train from Edinburgh to Wolverhampton every 4 hours. Tickets cost £100 - £360 and the journey takes 3h 41m.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£35 - £150
Flights from Edinburgh to Birmingham via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3h 16m
When
Monday and Wednesday
Estimated price
£35 - £150
Flights from Glasgow to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£35 - £140
Flights from Glasgow to Birmingham via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3h 18m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£35 - £140
Flights from Edinburgh to Bristol
Ave. Duration
1h 14m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£45 - £180
Flights from Edinburgh to Bristol via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
2h 47m
When
Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£45 - £180
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
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Edinburgh to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1h 31m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£45 - £240
Flights from Edinburgh to Southampton
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£140 - £420
Loganair
Website
loganair.co.uk
Flights from Edinburgh to Southampton
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£140 - £410
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Birmingham via Dublin
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
When
Tuesday and Sunday
Estimated price
£16 - £130
Flights from Glasgow to Birmingham via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3h 7m
When
Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
£11 - £110
Flights from Edinburgh to London Luton via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£19 - £120
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Birmingham via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£140 - £440
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
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Southampton via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
£110 - £350
Train operators
Avanti West Coast
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
avantiwestcoast.co.uk
Train from Edinburgh to Wolverhampton
Ave. Duration
3h 41m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£100 - £360
Website
avantiwestcoast.co.uk
Anytime Day Single
£100 - £140
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£270 - £360
Train from Birmingham International to Wellington (Shropshire)
Ave. Duration
1h 7m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£15 - £55
Website
avantiwestcoast.co.uk
Anytime Day Single
£15 - £20
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£40 - £55
Train from Birmingham New Street to Wellington (Shropshire)
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£12 - £45
Website
avantiwestcoast.co.uk
Anytime Day Single
£12 - £16
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£30 - £45
Train from London Euston to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
1h 26m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£40 - £150
Website
avantiwestcoast.co.uk
Anytime Day Single
£40 - £55
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£110 - £150
Train from Milton Keynes Central to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£23 - £85
Website
avantiwestcoast.co.uk
Anytime Day Single
£23 - £35
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£60 - £85
TransPennine Express Service
Transport for Wales
Website
tfw.gov.wales
Train from Manchester Piccadilly to Shrewsbury
Ave. Duration
1h 7m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£30 - £50
Website
tfw.wales
Train from Birmingham International to Wellington (Shropshire)
Ave. Duration
1h 3m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£24 - £35
Website
tfw.wales
Train from Birmingham New Street to Wellington (Shropshire)
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£21 - £30
Website
tfw.wales
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
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£45 - £160
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Anytime Day
£45 - £60
Anytime Day 1st Class
£100 - £160
Train from Southampton Airport Parkway to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
2h 26m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
£65 - £200
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Anytime Day
£65 - £85
Anytime Day 1st Class
£130 - £200
London Midland
Phone
+44 121 634 2040
Email
comments@londonmidland.com
Website
londonnorthwesternrailway.co.uk
Train from Birmingham New Street to Wellington (Shropshire)
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£12 - £15
Website
londonnorthwesternrailway.co.uk
Advanced Single/Anytime Advance
£4 - £7
Anytime Day Single
£12 - £15
Train from London Euston to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
2h 6m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£42 - £48
Website
londonnorthwesternrailway.co.uk
Advanced Single/Anytime Advance
£8 - £12
Anytime Day Single
£42 - £48
Train from Milton Keynes Central to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
1h 26m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£23 - £27
Website
londonnorthwesternrailway.co.uk
Advanced Single/Anytime Advance
£6 - £9
Anytime Day Single
£23 - £27

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