There are 7 ways to get from Edinburgh to Wick by plane, train, bus, night train or car

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Fly from Edinburgh  •  3 h

  1. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to Wick (WIC) EDI - WIC

$93 - $359

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Night train, bus  •  8 h 27 min

  1. Take the night train from Edinburgh to Inverness
  2. Take the bus from Inverness, Marks and Spencer to Wick, Bus Terminal X99

$64 - $76

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Train to Aberdeen, fly  •  5 h 12 min

  1. Take the train from Edinburgh to Aberdeen
  2. Fly from Aberdeen (ABZ) to Wick (WIC) ABZ - WIC

$153 - $592

Train, bus  •  7 h 31 min

  1. Take the train from Edinburgh to Inverness
  2. Take the bus from Inverness, Marks and Spencer to Wick, Bus Terminal X99

$64 - $93

Bus  •  7 h 37 min

  1. Take the bus from Edinburgh, Bus Station (Stances 11 & 12) to Inverness, Bus Station M90 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Inverness, Marks and Spencer to Wick, Bus Terminal X99

$65 - $77

Train  •  8 h 51 min

  1. Take the train from Edinburgh to Inverness
  2. Take the train from Inverness to Wick

$77 - $121

Drive  •  5 h

  1. Drive from Edinburgh to Wick 257.4 miles

$55 - $80

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Edinburgh station to Wick. However, there are services departing from Edinburgh, Bus Station (Stances 11 & 12) and arriving at Wick, Bus Terminal via Inverness, Marks and Spencer. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 37 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Edinburgh to Wick. However, there are services departing from Edinburgh and arriving at Wick via Inverness. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 51 min.

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The distance between Edinburgh and Wick is 173 miles. The road distance is 257.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Edinburgh to Wick without a car is to train and bus which takes 7 h 31 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h to get from Edinburgh to Wick, including transfers.

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Edinburgh to Wick bus services, operated by Scottish Citylink, arrive at Edinburgh, Bus Station (Stances 11 & 12).

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Edinburgh to Wick train services, operated by ScotRail, depart from Edinburgh station.

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The best way to get from Edinburgh to Wick is to fly which takes 3 h and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 7 h 37 min, you could also train, which costs and takes 8 h 51 min.

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The quickest flight from Edinburgh Airport to Wick Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h.

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Edinburgh to Wick bus services, operated by Stagecoach Highlands, arrive at Wick, Bus Terminal station.

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Map of how to get from Edinburgh to Wick.
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  • Distance: 172.8 miles
  • Duration: 3 h

What companies run services between Edinburgh, Scotland and Wick, Scotland?

Loganair flies from Edinburgh to Wick 6 times a week. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Edinburgh to Wick via Inverness, Bus Station and Inverness, Marks and Spencer in around 7 h 37 min.

Airlines
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Aberdeen to Wick
Ave. Duration
35 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$340 - $900
Loganair
Website
loganair.co.uk
Flights from Edinburgh to Wick
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $650
Train operators
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 19 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$21 - $30
Anytime Day Single
$35 - $50
Train from Edinburgh to Inverness
Ave. Duration
3 h 29 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$28 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$45 - $65
Train from Inverness to Wick
Ave. Duration
4 h 22 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $60
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$28 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$45 - $60
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
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
Train from Edinburgh to Inverness
Ave. Duration
3 h 29 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$30 - $50
1st Class
$55 - $90
Caledonian Sleeper
Website
sleeper.scot
Train from Edinburgh to Aberdeen
Ave. Duration
2 h 27 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Website
sleeper.scot
Sleeper Berth Twin
$110 - $160
Sleeper Berth Solo
$193
Sleeper Seat
$26 - $40
Night train from Edinburgh to Inverness
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
sleeper.scot
Sleeper Berth Twin
$110 - $160
Sleeper Berth Solo
$194
Sleeper Seat
$30 - $45
Bus operators
Stagecoach Highlands
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Inverness, Marks and Spencer to Wick, Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
3 h 2 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$32
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Scottish Citylink
Phone
0871 266 33 33
Email
info@citylink.co.uk
Website
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Edinburgh, Bus Station (Stances 11 & 12) to Inverness, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk

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Edinburgh to Wick train services, operated by ScotRail, arrive at Wick station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Edinburgh to Wick is 257 miles. It takes approximately 5 h to drive from Edinburgh to Wick.

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Loganair offers flights from Edinburgh Airport to Wick Airport.

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There are 59+ hotels available in Wick. Prices start at $76 USD per night.

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

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