There are 8 ways to get from Edinburgh to Wrexham by train, bus, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train  •  4 h 43 min

  1. Take the train from Edinburgh to Warrington Bank Quay

$147 - $240

Cheapest option

Bus  •  8 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Edinburgh to Manchester Airport National Express
  2. Take the bus from Manchester Airport The Station to Plas Coch, Wrexham General Station 5 / ...

$47 - $57

6 alternative options

Train, bus  •  5 h 11 min

  1. Take the train from Edinburgh to Manchester Airport
  2. Take the bus from Manchester Airport The Station to Plas Coch, Wrexham General Station 5 / ...

$116 - $152

Drive  •  4 h 22 min

  1. Drive from Edinburgh to Wrexham 250 miles

$50 - $80

Fly Edinburgh to Manchester, bus  •  4 h 22 min

  1. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to Manchester (MAN) EDI - MAN
  2. Take the bus from Manchester Airport The Station to Plas Coch, Wrexham General Station

$61 - $193

Train to Glasgow, fly to Manchester, bus  •  4 h 58 min

  1. Take the train from Edinburgh to Glasgow Queen Street
  2. Fly from Glasgow (GLA) to Manchester (MAN) GLA - MAN
  3. Take the bus from Manchester Airport The Station to Plas Coch, Wrexham General Station

$87 - $315

Fly Edinburgh to Birmingham, train  •  5 h 45 min

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

$85 - $242

Train to Glasgow, fly to Birmingham, train  •  6 h 22 min

  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 Wrexham General

$101 - $244

What companies run services between Edinburgh, Scotland and Wrexham, Wales?

Virgin West Coast Trains operates a train from Edinburgh to Wrexham every 4 hours. Tickets cost $130 - $210 and the journey takes 2 h 46 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Edinburgh to Wrexham via Manchester Airport and Manchester Airport The Station in around 8 h 30 min.

Airlines
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $310
Flights from Edinburgh to Manchester via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $310
Flights from Glasgow to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $370
Flights from Glasgow to Manchester via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $370
Flights from Edinburgh to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $300
Flights from Edinburgh to Birmingham via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $300
Flights from Glasgow to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $280
Flights from Glasgow to Birmingham via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
2 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $280
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Glasgow to Manchester via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Friday
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Edinburgh to Birmingham via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from Glasgow to Birmingham via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Birmingham via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from Glasgow to Birmingham via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Manchester via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$100 - $250
Flights from Edinburgh to Birmingham via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3 h 22 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$80 - $240
Flights from Glasgow to Birmingham via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$95 - $270
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Glasgow to Manchester via Dublin
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $220
Flights from Glasgow to Birmingham via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $260
Train operators
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Edinburgh to Warrington Bank Quay
Ave. Duration
2 h 46 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$130 - $210
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$85 - $130
Anytime Day Single
$130 - $210
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Edinburgh to Manchester Airport
Ave. Duration
3 h 26 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$100 - $140
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$35 - $55
Off-Peak Day Single
$60 - $90
Anytime Day Single
$100 - $140
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
44 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $20
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$10 - $15
Anytime Day Single
$15 - $20
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Birmingham International to Wrexham General
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$17 - $23
Anytime Day Single
$35 - $55
First Anytime Day Single
$55 - $85
Bus operators
easyBus
Bus from Manchester Airport The Station to Plas Coch, Wrexham General Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Edinburgh to Wrexham?

The distance between Edinburgh and Wrexham is 323 km. The road distance is 400 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Edinburgh to Wrexham?

The cheapest way to get from Edinburgh to Wrexham is to bus which costs £30 - £45 and takes 8 h 30 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Edinburgh to Wrexham?

The quickest way to get from Edinburgh to Wrexham is to fly and bus which takes 4 h 22 min and costs £40 - £140.

Is there a direct bus between Edinburgh and Wrexham?

No, there is no direct bus from Edinburgh to Wrexham. However, there are services departing from Edinburgh and arriving at Plas Coch, Wrexham General Station via Manchester Airport The Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 30 min.

How long does it take to get from Edinburgh to Wrexham?

It takes approximately 4 h 43 min to get from Edinburgh to Wrexham, including transfers.