Basingstoke to Edinburgh train

Cheap train tickets from Basingstoke to Edinburgh

Showing times and prices for 06 Jul

Cheapest

£67

Average

£89

The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

London North Eastern Railway
08:37Basingstoke6h38 15:15Edinburgh
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£671One-way
London North Eastern Railway
07:47Basingstoke6h29 14:16Edinburgh
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£971One-way
London North Eastern Railway
07:59Basingstoke6h23 14:22Edinburgh
0 changes
£1041One-way

Train schedule Basingstoke to Edinburgh

Showing trains for tomorrow, Wednesday, 6 July
London North Eastern Railway
07:47Basingstoke6h29 14:16Edinburgh
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London North Eastern Railway
07:59Basingstoke6h23 14:22Edinburgh
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London North Eastern Railway
08:37Basingstoke6h38 15:15Edinburgh
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Fastest train times from Basingstoke to Edinburgh

Showing times and prices for 06 Jul

Fastest Journey

6 h 23 m

Average

6 h 30 m

Trains per day

3

Distance

540 km

Of the 3 trains that leave Basingstoke for Edinburgh every day 3 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

London North Eastern Railway
07:59Basingstoke6h23 14:22Edinburgh
0 changes
£1041One-way
London North Eastern Railway
07:47Basingstoke6h29 14:16Edinburgh
0 changes
£971One-way
London North Eastern Railway
08:37Basingstoke6h38 15:15Edinburgh
0 changes
£671One-way

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Overview: Train from Basingstoke to Edinburgh

distanceDistance334 miles (539 km)
durationAverage train duration6 h 38 min
priceAverage train ticket price£132 (€146)
frequencyTrain frequency5 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 5 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersLondon North Eastern Railway or Cross Country

Trains from Basingstoke to Edinburgh cover the 334 miles (539 km) long route taking on average 6 h 38 min with our travel partners like London North Eastern Railway or Cross Country. Normally, there are 5 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around £132, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £63. Travellers depart most frequently from Basingstoke and arrive in Edinburgh Waverley.

Train companies: CrossCountry trains Basingstoke to Edinburgh

Travel to Edinburgh from Basingstoke from £63 with Omio’s train partners CrossCountry! You can find the best timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the most convenient route for you.

CrossCountry

CrossCountry is a fast speed train company in the United Kingdom and for your next train between Basingstoke and Edinburgh you can choose between Standard Class and First Class tickets on Omio.

Looking for trains to Edinburgh from Basingstoke? CrossCountry is one of the best companies to travel with on the 334 miles (539 km) journey from Basingstoke to Edinburgh. As an official travel partner of CrossCountry, Omio quickly shows you the latest CrossCountry train timetables, tickets and offers (such as luggage policy and amenities provided onboard), travel information, and prices so that you can check for ideal departure and arrival times, compare the fastest Basingstoke to Edinburgh routes, find the best amenities to make your trip smooth and easy, and buy the most affordable CrossCountry train tickets that fit your budget. If you use the Omio app to search for trains between Basingstoke and Edinburgh, you can quickly see if the CrossCountry ticket is a mobile ticket, making it easy for you to go paperless when taking a train. Once you’re ready, book your Basingstoke - Edinburgh train now on Omio quickly and easily and enjoy your upcoming trip with CrossCountry!

CrossCountry from Basingstoke to Edinburgh train information:

  • Average Duration: 6 h 5 min
  • CrossCountry frequency: 5 a day

Travel Tips: Trains from Basingstoke to Edinburgh

Travel by train to Edinburgh easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Basingstoke to Edinburgh.
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Looking to save money on your trip? Omio customers have found the cheapest train to Edinburgh from Basingstoke for the next 7 days starting from £63  one way.
The Basingstoke to Edinburgh train ticket price is on average £132  if you are looking to purchase your tickets for this journey in the next week.
You should expect to travel around 334 miles (539 km)  to Edinburgh from Basingstoke by train.
On average the Basingstoke to Edinburgh train time is 6 h 38 min  covering the 334 miles (539 km) long trip, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and bank holidays.

Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from Basingstoke   and arrive in Edinburgh Waverley.

You can find the most popular departure train station for this journey, Basingstoke, located approximately 1.1 miles (1.8 km) from the city centre of Basingstoke. The most popular arrival train station in Edinburgh, called Edinburgh Waverley, is located around 0.4 miles (659 m) away from its city centre.

If you're looking for trains from Basingstoke to Edinburgh, you can rely on London North Eastern Railway or Cross Country to get you to Edinburgh. It's also good to check out all possible train companies for the Basingstoke to Edinburgh trip to see if there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
The average number of trains departing Basingstoke for Edinburgh is 5 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
The first train from Basingstoke to Edinburgh leaves at 04: 54   and the last train for this leaves at 08: 37. Omio shows you the latest train from Basingstoke to Edinburgh times to help you book the best departure time for this trip.
If you buy a train ticket between Basingstoke and Edinburgh within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average £132 one way. However, we recommend booking your train in advance to get access to the best prices. Train tickets between Basingstoke and Edinburgh are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Basingstoke
Edinburgh
The major railway station for departures from Basingstoke is Basingstoke. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Basingstoke for your trip from Basingstoke to Edinburgh.
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Location for Rail Replacement Services: Station Forecourt, off Alencon Link

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