There are 12 ways to get from Edinburgh to Winchester by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly Edinburgh to Southampton  •  3 h 27 min

  1. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to Southampton (SOU) EDI - SOU

$66 - $246

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Bus  •  12 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Edinburgh to Winchester National Express

$35 - $45

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Train to Glasgow, fly to Southampton  •  4 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from Edinburgh to Glasgow Queen Street
  2. Fly from Glasgow (GLA) to Southampton (SOU) GLA - SOU

$85 - $268

Fly Edinburgh to London Gatwick, train  •  4 h 48 min

  1. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to London Gatwick (LGW) EDI - LGW
  2. Take the train from Clapham Junction to Winchester

$80 - $193

Train to Newcastle, fly to Southampton  •  4 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from Edinburgh to Newcastle
  2. Fly from Newcastle (NCL) to Southampton (SOU) NCL - SOU

$84 - $338

Fly Edinburgh to London Heathrow, train  •  5 h 15 min

  1. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to London Heathrow (LHR) EDI - LHR
  2. Take the train from Hayes & Harlington to Reading
  3. Take the train from Reading to Winchester

$96 - $291

Fly Edinburgh to London Luton, train  •  5 h 22 min

  1. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to London Luton (LTN) EDI - LTN
  2. Take the train from Luton Airport Parkway to West Hampstead Thameslink
  3. Take the train from London Waterloo to Winchester

$81 - $197

Train LNER  •  5 h 49 min

  1. Take the train from Edinburgh to London Kings Cross
  2. Take the train from London Waterloo to Winchester

$86 - $132

Train CrossCountry  •  7 h 45 min

  1. Take the train from Edinburgh to Winchester

$170 - $260

Train TransPennine Express  •  8 h

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

$180 - $263

Train CrossCountry #2  •  8 h 16 min

  1. Take the train from Edinburgh to Birmingham New Street
  2. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Winchester

$198 - $404

Drive  •  6 h 59 min

  1. Drive from Edinburgh to Winchester 412.8 miles

$85 - $130

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Edinburgh and arriving at Winchester. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 12 h 45 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Edinburgh and arriving at Winchester. Services depart three times a day. The journey takes approximately 7 h 45 min.

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The distance between Edinburgh and Winchester is 348 miles. The road distance is 412.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Edinburgh to Winchester without a car is to train which takes 5 h 49 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 27 min to get from Edinburgh to Winchester, including transfers.

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Edinburgh to Winchester bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Edinburgh station.

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Edinburgh to Winchester train services, operated by CrossCountry, depart from Edinburgh station.

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The best way to get from Edinburgh to Winchester is to fly which takes 3 h 27 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 5 h 49 min, you could also bus, which costs and takes 12 h 45 min.

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The quickest flight from Edinburgh Airport to Southampton Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 35 min.

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Edinburgh to Winchester bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Winchester station.

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Map of how to get from Edinburgh to Winchester.
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  • Distance: 348.3 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 27 min

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

Flybe and Aer Lingus fly from Edinburgh to Winchester every 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train from Edinburgh to Winchester via London Kings Cross, King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station, Leicester Square Underground Station, Waterloo Underground Station, and London Waterloo in around 5 h 49 min.

Airlines
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Southampton
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $310
Flights from Edinburgh to Southampton via Manchester
Ave. Duration
3 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $310
Flights from Edinburgh to Southampton via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$65 - $310
Flights from Glasgow to Southampton
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $370
Flights from Glasgow to Southampton via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$95 - $370
Flights from Newcastle to Southampton
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $360
Flights from Edinburgh to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $310
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Edinburgh to London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $210
Flights from Edinburgh to London Gatwick via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $210
Flights from Edinburgh to London Gatwick via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $210
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
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Edinburgh to London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
1 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $250
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
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Southampton via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $310
Flights from Edinburgh to London Heathrow via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $900
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Newcastle to Southampton via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Train operators
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
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $19
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$10 - $14
Anytime Day Single
$15 - $19
South Western Railway
Phone
0345 6000 650
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Train from Clapham Junction to Winchester
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from London Waterloo to Winchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
southwesternrailway.com
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 Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$60 - $95
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$40 - $60
Anytime Single
$60 - $95
Off-Peak Single
$55 - $85
Train from Reading to Winchester
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$24 - $40
Anytime Single
$30 - $55
Off-Peak Single
$19 - $29
Train from Edinburgh to Winchester
Ave. Duration
7 h 45 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$170 - $260
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$100 - $150
Anytime Single
$170 - $260
Off-Peak Single
$190 - $290
Train from Manchester Piccadilly to Winchester
Ave. Duration
3 h 57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$90 - $140
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$55 - $85
Anytime Single
$90 - $140
Off-Peak Single
$90 - $140
Train from Edinburgh to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
5 h 19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$130 - $200
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$75 - $120
Anytime Single
$130 - $200
Off-Peak Single
$140 - $220
Train from Birmingham New Street to Winchester
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$65 - $100
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$40 - $65
Anytime Single
$65 - $100
Off-Peak Single
$60 - $90
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from Edinburgh to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$25 - $40
1st Class
$45 - $70
Train from Edinburgh to London Kings Cross
Ave. Duration
4 h 13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$60 - $90
1st Class
$110 - $170
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Hayes & Harlington to Reading
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $25
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$10 - $15
Advanced Single
$11 - $16
Anytime Day Single
$13 - $25
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Luton Airport Parkway to West Hampstead Thameslink
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $18
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Edinburgh to Manchester Piccadilly
Ave. Duration
3 h 11 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$90 - $130
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$35 - $50
Off-Peak Day Single
$55 - $85
Anytime Day Single
$90 - $130
Virgin West Coast Trains
Bus operators
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
Bus from Edinburgh to Winchester
Ave. Duration
12 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $45
Website
nationalexpress.com

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Edinburgh to Winchester train services, operated by CrossCountry, arrive at Winchester station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Edinburgh to Winchester is 413 miles. It takes approximately 6 h 59 min to drive from Edinburgh to Winchester.

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Aer Lingus and Flybe offer flights from Edinburgh Airport to Southampton Airport.

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There are 409+ hotels available in Winchester. Prices start at $77 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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