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There are 11 ways to get from Edinburgh to Wincanton by train, bus, night bus, car or plane

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Train via London

  1. Take the train from Edinburgh to London Kings Cross
  2. Take the train from London Paddington to Castle Cary

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Night bus, bus

  1. Take the night bus from Edinburgh to Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth
  2. Take the bus from Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth to Bristol Bus & Coach Station
  3. Take the bus from Bristol, Bus Station to Street, The Library
  4. Take the bus from Street, The Library to Wincanton, Market Place

Train

  1. Take the train from Edinburgh to Bristol Temple Meads
  2. Take the train from Bristol Temple Meads to Yeovil Pen Mill

Bus

  1. Take the bus from Edinburgh Bus Station to Bristol Bond St
  2. Take the bus from Bristol, Bus Station to Street, The Library
  3. Take the bus from Street, The Library to Wincanton, Market Place

Drive

  1. Drive from Edinburgh to Wincanton

Fly Edinburgh to Southampton, train, bus

  1. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to Southampton (SOU)
  2. Take the train from Southampton Airport Parkway to Salisbury
  3. Take the bus from Fisherton Street to Wincanton, Memorial Hall

Fly Edinburgh to Bristol, train, bus

  1. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to Bristol (BRS)
  2. Take the train from Bristol Temple Meads to Westbury (Wilts)
  3. Take the train from Westbury (Wilts) to Castle Cary
  4. Take the bus from Castle Cary Station to Wincanton, Swc Depot

Fly Edinburgh to Exeter, train, bus

  1. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to Exeter (EXT)
  2. Take the train from Exeter St Davids to Castle Cary
  3. Take the bus from Castle Cary Station to Wincanton, Swc Depot

Train to Glasgow, fly to Southampton, train, bus

  1. Take the train from Edinburgh to Glasgow Queen Street
  2. Fly from Glasgow (GLA) to Southampton (SOU)
  3. Take the train from Southampton Airport Parkway to Salisbury
  4. Take the bus from Fisherton Street to Wincanton, Memorial Hall

Train, train to Glasgow, fly to Bristol, bus

  1. Take the train from Edinburgh to Glasgow Queen Street
  2. Take the train from Glasgow Central to Paisley Gilmour Street
  3. Fly from Glasgow (GLA) to Bristol (BRS)
  4. Take the train from Bristol Temple Meads to Westbury (Wilts)
  5. Take the train from Westbury (Wilts) to Castle Cary
  6. Take the bus from Castle Cary Station to Wincanton, Swc Depot

Fly Edinburgh to London Luton, bus, train

  1. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to London Luton (LTN)
  2. Take the bus from Airport Bus Station to Baker Street Station
  3. Take the train from London Paddington to Castle Cary

Edinburgh to Wincanton by train, subway and bus

The journey time between Edinburgh and Wincanton is around 7h 13m and covers a distance of around 518 miles. This includes an average layover time of around 47 min. The fastest journey normally takes 6h 49m. Operated by LNER, London Underground (Tube), First Great Western Service and others, the Edinburgh to Wincanton service departs from Edinburgh and arrives in Wincanton, Swc Depot. Typically 11 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average journey times

Time on transportation:
6h 25m
Layover time:
47 min
Total time:
7h 13m

Route information

Fastest journey time:
6h 49m
Journey distance:
518 miles
Services per week:
11
Cheapest price:
£97
Carbon emissions:
44 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
07:30
Last service departs at:
11:30

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Edinburgh to Wincanton train, subway and bus schedules

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The cheapest way to get from Edinburgh to Wincanton is to night bus and bus which costs £25 - £40 and takes 16h 56m.

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The quickest way to get from Edinburgh to Wincanton is to fly and train and bus which costs £50 - £150 and takes 6h 25m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Edinburgh station to Wincanton. However, there are services departing from Edinburgh Bus Station and arriving at Wincanton, Market Place via Bristol, Bus Station and Street, The Library. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 17h 11m.

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The distance between Edinburgh and Wincanton is 342 miles. The road distance is 401.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Edinburgh to Wincanton without a car is to train via London which takes 8h 26m and costs £95 - £450.

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It takes approximately 8h 26m to get from Edinburgh to Wincanton, including transfers.

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Edinburgh to Wincanton bus services, operated by Megabus UK, depart from Edinburgh Bus Station.

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The best way to get from Edinburgh to Wincanton is to train via London which takes 8h 26m and costs £95 - £450. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £30 - £60 and takes 17h 11m.

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The quickest flight from Edinburgh Airport to Southampton Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 20m.

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Edinburgh to Wincanton bus services, operated by South West Coaches, arrive at Wincanton, Market Place station.

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Map of how to get from Edinburgh to Wincanton.
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  • Distance: 341.8 miles
  • Duration: 8h 26m

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

You can take a train from Edinburgh to Wincanton via London Kings Cross, King's Cross St. Pancras station, Paddington, London Paddington, Castle Cary, and Castle Cary Station in around 8h 26m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Edinburgh to Wincanton via Bristol Bond St, Bristol, Bus Station, and Street, The Library in around 17h 11m.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Bristol
Ave. Duration
1h 14m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£45 - £170
Flights from Edinburgh to Bristol via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
2h 56m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£45 - £170
Flights from Glasgow to Bristol
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£50 - £150
Flights from Glasgow to Bristol via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3h 2m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
£50 - £150
Flights from Edinburgh to London Luton
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£55 - £170
Flights from Edinburgh to London Luton via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3h 11m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
£55 - £170
Loganair
Website
loganair.co.uk
Flights from Edinburgh to Southampton
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£130 - £390
Flights from Edinburgh to Exeter
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£120 - £430
Flights from Edinburgh to Exeter via Norwich
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
£120 - £430
Flights from Glasgow to Southampton
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£130 - £370
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Southampton
Ave. Duration
1h 24m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£130 - £400
Flights from Glasgow to Southampton
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£130 - £370
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Glasgow to Bristol via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
When
Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
£26 - £130
Flights from Edinburgh to London Luton via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£25 - £290
Train operators
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from Edinburgh to London Kings Cross
Ave. Duration
4h 17m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£50 - £390
Website
lner.co.uk
Advance Single
£50 - £75
Anytime Day Single
£170 - £240
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£270 - £390
First Great Western Service
Phone
+44 3457 000 125
Email
gwr.feedback@gwr.com
Website
gwr.com
Train from London Paddington to Castle Cary
Ave. Duration
1h 37m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
£40 - £55
Website
First Great Western Service
Anytime Day
£40 - £55
Anytime Day 1st Class
£70 - £95
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Yeovil Pen Mill
Ave. Duration
1h 28m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£22 - £28
Website
First Great Western Service
Anytime Day
£22 - £28
Anytime Day 1st Class
£35 - £55
Train from Southampton Airport Parkway to Salisbury
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
£12 - £15
Website
First Great Western Service
Anytime Day
£12 - £15
Anytime Day 1st Class
£21 - £28
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Westbury (Wilts)
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£12 - £15
Website
First Great Western Service
Anytime Day
£12 - £15
Anytime Day 1st Class
£20 - £27
Train from Westbury (Wilts) to Castle Cary
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£9 - £12
Website
First Great Western Service
Anytime Day
£9 - £12
Anytime Day 1st Class
£15 - £21
Train from Exeter St Davids to Castle Cary
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£22 - £28
Website
First Great Western Service
Anytime Day
£22 - £28
Anytime Day 1st Class
£35 - £55
South Western Railway
Phone
0345 6000 650
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Train from Southampton Airport Parkway to Salisbury
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£12 - £26
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Anytime Day
£12 - £17
Anytime Day 1st Class
£21 - £26
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Westbury (Wilts)
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
£12 - £25
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Anytime Day
£12 - £16
Anytime Day 1st Class
£21 - £25
Train from Westbury (Wilts) to Castle Cary
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
£8 - £18
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Anytime Day
£8 - £12
Anytime Day 1st Class
£15 - £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 Glasgow Central to Paisley Gilmour Street
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
£2 - £5
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
£2 - £4
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£3 - £5
Bus operators
South West Coaches
Phone
01935 475 872
Email
info@southwestcoaches.co.uk
Website
southwestcoaches.co.uk
Bus from Street, The Library to Wincanton, Market Place
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
£4 - £7
Website
South West Coaches
Bus from Castle Cary Station to Wincanton, Swc Depot
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
£3 - £5
Website
South West Coaches
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Night bus from Edinburgh to Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth
Ave. Duration
9h 35m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£12 - £16
Website
National Express
Bus from Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth to Bristol Bus & Coach Station
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
£6 - £8
Website
National Express
Bus from Luton Airport London to London Baker Street Station
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£4 - £6
Website
National Express
Salisbury Reds
Phone
+44 1202 338420
Website
salisburyreds.co.uk
Bus from Fisherton Street to Wincanton, Memorial Hall
Ave. Duration
1h 11m
Frequency
3 times a week
Website
Salisbury Reds

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Yes, the driving distance between Edinburgh to Wincanton is 402 miles. It takes approximately 7h 10m to drive from Edinburgh to Wincanton.

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British Airways and Loganair offer flights from Edinburgh Airport to Southampton Airport.

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There are 204+ hotels available in Wincanton. Prices start at £75 per night.

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The best way to get from Edinburgh to Edinburgh Airport is to tram which takes 31 min and costs £1 - £6.

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