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There are 12 ways to get from Newbury to Edinburgh 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.

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Train LNER  •  6h 3m

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

$92 - $148

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Bus  •  11h 35m

  1. Take the bus from Newbury to Edinburgh National Express

$60 - $90

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Train CrossCountry  •  8h 8m

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

$189 - $411

Train Virgin West Coast Trains  •  8h 46m

  1. Take the train from Reading to Coventry
  2. Take the train from Coventry to Edinburgh

$227 - $357

Drive  •  6h 36m

  1. Drive from Newbury to Edinburgh 388 miles

$80 - $120

Train to London Heathrow, fly  •  4h 13m

  1. Take the train from Newbury to London Paddington
  2. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Edinburgh (EDI) LHR - EDI

$103 - $298

Train to London City, fly  •  4h 39m

  1. Take the train from Newbury to London Paddington
  2. Fly from London City (LCY) to Edinburgh (EDI) LCY - EDI

$98 - $277

Train to Southampton, fly  •  4h 57m

  1. Take the train from Reading to Southampton Airport Parkway
  2. Fly from Southampton (SOU) to Edinburgh (EDI) SOU - EDI

$103 - $278

Train, train to London Luton, fly  •  5h

  1. Take the train from Newbury to London Paddington
  2. Take the train from London St Pancras International LL to Luton
  3. Fly from London Luton (LTN) to Edinburgh (EDI) LTN - EDI

$87 - $221

Train to Bristol, fly  •  5h 21m

  1. Take the train from Reading to Bristol Temple Meads
  2. Fly from Bristol (BRS) to Edinburgh (EDI) BRS - EDI

$98 - $253

Train to London Gatwick, fly  •  5h 42m

  1. Take the train from Reading to Gatwick Airport
  2. Fly from London Gatwick (LGW) to Edinburgh (EDI) LGW - EDI

$81 - $203

Train to Birmingham, fly  •  5h 33m

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

$108 - $283

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Newbury to Edinburgh is to bus which costs £45 - £70 and takes 11h 35m.

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The quickest way to get from Newbury to Edinburgh is to train and fly which costs £75 - £230 and takes 4h 13m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Newbury and arriving at Edinburgh. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 11h 35m.

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No, there is no direct train from Newbury to Edinburgh. However, there are services departing from Newbury and arriving at Edinburgh via Reading and Birmingham New Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8h 8m.

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The distance between Newbury and Edinburgh is 325 miles. The road distance is 388 miles.

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The best way to get from Newbury to Edinburgh without a car is to train which takes 6h 3m and costs £70 - £120.

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It takes approximately 6h 3m to get from Newbury to Edinburgh, including transfers.

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

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

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The best way to get from Newbury to Edinburgh is to train which takes 6h 3m and costs £70 - £120. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £45 - £70 and takes 11h 35m.

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Map of how to get from Newbury to Edinburgh.
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  • Distance: 325.5 miles
  • Duration: 6h 3m

What companies run services between Newbury, West Berkshire, England and Edinburgh, Scotland?

You can take a train from Newbury to Edinburgh via London Paddington, Paddington station, Baker Street station, King's Cross St. Pancras station, and London Kings Cross in around 6h 3m. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Newbury to Edinburgh once daily. Tickets cost $60 - $90 and the journey takes 11h 35m.

Airlines
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $310
Flights from London City to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $330
Flights from London City to Edinburgh via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$65 - $330
Flights from Southampton to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $310
Flights from Southampton to Edinburgh via Manchester
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $310
Flights from Southampton to Edinburgh via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $310
Flights from Birmingham to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $300
Flights from Birmingham to Edinburgh via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $300
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1h 26m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $340
Flights from London Heathrow to Edinburgh via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $900
Flights from London City to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $390
Flights from London Gatwick to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $250
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from London Luton to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $180
Flights from London Luton to Edinburgh via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $180
Flights from Bristol to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1h 11m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $200
Flights from Bristol to Edinburgh via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $200
Flights from London Gatwick to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1h 28m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $210
Flights from London Gatwick to Edinburgh via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $210
Flights from Birmingham to Edinburgh via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3h 7m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $240
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Edinburgh via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $900
Flights from Southampton to Edinburgh via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $310
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Edinburgh via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $180
Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Newbury to London Paddington
Ave. Duration
53m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$28 - $55
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$17 - $26
Advanced Single
$18 - $26
Anytime Day Single
$28 - $55
Train from Reading to Bristol Temple Meads
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $80
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$25 - $40
Advanced Single
$26 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $80
Train from Reading to Gatwick Airport
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$28 - $50
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$17 - $26
Advanced Single
$18 - $26
Anytime Day Single
$28 - $50
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Reading to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
1h 34m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $85
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$35 - $55
Anytime Single
$50 - $85
Off-Peak Single
$45 - $70
Train from Birmingham New Street to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
5h 2m
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 Reading to Coventry
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $75
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Single
$45 - $75
Off-Peak Single
$35 - $55
Train from Reading to Southampton Airport Parkway
Ave. Duration
40m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$25 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $55
Off-Peak Single
$22 - $35
Train from Reading to Birmingham International
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $80
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Single
$50 - $80
Off-Peak Single
$40 - $65
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Birmingham New Street to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
4h 2m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$190 - $310
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$120 - $180
Anytime Day Single
$190 - $310
Train from Coventry to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
4h 34m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$180 - $280
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$110 - $170
Anytime Day Single
$180 - $280
Thameslink
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from London St Pancras International to Luton
Ave. Duration
21m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$6 - $10
Off-Peak Single
$13 - $22
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $21
Anytime Single
$19 - $29
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 Newbury to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
11h 35m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Website
National Express

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

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

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Newbury to Edinburgh is 388 miles. It takes approximately 6h 36m to drive from Newbury to Edinburgh.

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Aer Lingus, Flybe and British Airways offer flights from London Heathrow Airport to Edinburgh Airport.

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