There are 4 ways to get from Edinburgh to Yorkshire by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  2 h 46 min

  1. Take the train from Edinburgh to York

$38 - $134

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Bus  •  5 h 43 min

  1. Take the bus from Edinburgh to York National Express

$20 - $26

2 alternative options

Drive  •  3 h 38 min

  1. Drive from Edinburgh to Yorkshire 204 miles

$40 - $65

Fly, train  •  5 h 7 min

  1. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to Manchester (MAN) EDI - MAN
  2. Take the train from Manchester Airport to York

$77 - $224

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The cheapest way to get from Edinburgh to Yorkshire is to bus which costs £15 - £20 and takes 5 h 43 min.

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The quickest way to get from Edinburgh to Yorkshire is to train which costs £28 - £110 and takes 2 h 46 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Edinburgh to Yorkshire. However, there are services departing from Edinburgh and arriving at Chapelfields Shops via York, Rail Station (Rail Station Interchange). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 43 min.

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The distance between Edinburgh and Yorkshire is 161 miles. The road distance is 204 miles.

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The best way to get from Edinburgh to Yorkshire without a car is to train which takes 2 h 46 min and costs £28 - £110.

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It takes approximately 2 h 46 min to get from Edinburgh to Yorkshire, including transfers.

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

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The best way to get from Edinburgh to Yorkshire is to train which takes 2 h 46 min and costs £28 - £110. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £15 - £20 and takes 5 h 43 min.

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Map of how to get from Edinburgh to Yorkshire.
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  • Distance: 160.7 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 46 min

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

LNER operates a train from Edinburgh to Yorkshire hourly. Tickets cost $35 - $55 and the journey takes 2 h 23 min. CrossCountry also services this route every 4 hours. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Edinburgh to Yorkshire once daily. Tickets cost $18 - $23 and the journey takes 5 h 20 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
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Manchester via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$100 - $250
Train operators
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Manchester Airport to York
Ave. Duration
1 h 46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$15 - $21
Off-Peak Day Single
$24 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $45
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 York
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$18 - $23
Website
nationalexpress.com

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