There are 10 ways to get from Warwick to Edinburgh by train, bus, car or plane

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Train Virgin West Coast Trains  •  5 h 36 min

  1. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Edinburgh

$181 - $291

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Bus  •  10 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Stratford-upon-Avon to Edinburgh National Express

$34 - $44

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Train CrossCountry  •  7 h 42 min

  1. Take the train from Leamington Spa to Edinburgh

$143 - $213

Drive  •  5 h 26 min

  1. Drive from Warwick to Edinburgh 310.8 miles

$65 - $100

Fly Birmingham to Edinburgh  •  4 h 3 min

  1. Fly from Birmingham (BHX) to Edinburgh (EDI) BHX - EDI

$79 - $234

Train, train to East Midlands, fly to Edinburgh  •  4 h 55 min

  1. Take the train from Warwick to Birmingham Moor Street
  2. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Derby
  3. Fly from East Midlands (EMA) to Edinburgh (EDI) EMA - EDI

$93 - $258

Fly Birmingham to Glasgow, train  •  4 h 59 min

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

$93 - $235

Train to Bristol, fly to Edinburgh  •  5 h 35 min

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

$112 - $260

Train, train to London Luton, fly to Edinburgh  •  5 h 24 min

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

$111 - $241

Train to Manchester, fly to Edinburgh  •  6 h 2 min

  1. Take the train from Leamington Spa to Manchester Piccadilly
  2. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to Edinburgh (EDI) MAN - EDI

$104 - $276

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The cheapest way to get from Warwick to Edinburgh is to bus which costs £26 - £35 and takes 10 h 40 min.

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The quickest way to get from Warwick to Edinburgh is to fly which costs £60 - £180 and takes 4 h 3 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Warwick to Edinburgh. However, there are services departing from Warwick Castle and arriving at Edinburgh via Stratford-upon-Avon. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 40 min.

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The distance between Warwick and Edinburgh is 263 miles. The road distance is 310.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Warwick to Edinburgh without a car is to train which takes 5 h 36 min and costs £130 - £230.

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It takes approximately 5 h 36 min to get from Warwick to Edinburgh, including transfers.

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Warwick to Edinburgh bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Stratford-upon-Avon station.

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The best way to get from Warwick to Edinburgh is to train which takes 5 h 36 min and costs £130 - £230. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £26 - £35 and takes 10 h 40 min, you could also fly, which costs £60 - £180 and takes 4 h 3 min.

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The quickest flight from Birmingham Airport to Edinburgh Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 15 min.

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

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Map of how to get from Warwick to Edinburgh.
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  • Distance: 263.3 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 36 min

What companies run services between Warwick, Warwickshire, England and Edinburgh, Scotland?

Virgin West Coast Trains operates a train from Warwick to Edinburgh every 4 hours. Tickets cost $170 - $270 and the journey takes 4 h 4 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Warwick to Edinburgh once daily. Tickets cost $30 - $40 and the journey takes 9 h 10 min.

Airlines
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Birmingham to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $300
Flights from Birmingham to Edinburgh via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $300
Flights from East Midlands to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $300
Flights from East Midlands to Edinburgh via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $300
Flights from Birmingham to Glasgow
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $280
Flights from Birmingham to Glasgow via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
3 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $280
Flights from Manchester to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $310
Flights from Manchester to Edinburgh via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
2 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $310
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Birmingham to Edinburgh via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3 h 7 min
When
Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $240
Flights from Birmingham to Glasgow via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$95 - $270
Flights from Bristol to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $200
Flights from London Luton to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $180
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Birmingham to Edinburgh via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $260
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Birmingham to Edinburgh via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Train operators
Virgin West Coast Trains
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Leamington Spa to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
6 h 21 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$140 - $210
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$80 - $130
Anytime Single
$140 - $210
Off-Peak Single
$150 - $230
Train from Birmingham New Street to Derby
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$25 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $55
Off-Peak Single
$21 - $35
Train from Birmingham New Street to Bristol Temple Meads
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $80
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $55
Anytime Single
$50 - $80
Off-Peak Single
$40 - $65
Train from Leamington Spa to Manchester Piccadilly
Ave. Duration
2 h 8 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $90
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$35 - $60
Anytime Single
$55 - $90
Off-Peak Single
$50 - $75
Chiltern Railways
Phone
+44 345 600 5165
Website
chilternrailways.co.uk
Train from Warwick to Birmingham Moor Street
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $19
Website
chilternrailways.co.uk
Advance Single
$6 - $10
Anytime Day Single
$12 - $19
Train from Warwick to London Marylebone
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $80
Website
chilternrailways.co.uk
Advance Single
$30 - $45
Anytime Day Single
$50 - $80
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Glasgow Queen Street to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $19
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$9 - $14
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $19
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from West Hampstead Thameslink to Luton Airport Parkway
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $18
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
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 Stratford-upon-Avon to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
9 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Website
nationalexpress.com

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Yes, the driving distance between Warwick to Edinburgh is 311 miles. It takes approximately 5 h 26 min to drive from Warwick to Edinburgh.

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Aer Lingus, easyJet, Ryanair and Flybe offer flights from Birmingham Airport to Edinburgh Airport.

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