|Distance||47 miles (76 km)|
|Average train duration||42 min|
|Average train ticket price||£11 (€12)|
|Train frequency||12 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there are 12 direct trains a day|
|Train companies||London North Eastern Railway or Cross Country|
Trains from Berwick-Upon-Tweed to Edinburgh cover the 47 miles (76 km) long trip taking on average 42 min with our travel partners like London North Eastern Railway or Cross Country. Normally, there are 12 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this journey for as low as £9, but the average price of train tickets is £11. Travellers depart most frequently from Berwick-upon-Tweed and arrive in Edinburgh Waverley.
You can travel by train from Berwick-Upon-Tweed to Edinburgh with CrossCountry for as low as £9. When you search for timetables and tickets, Omio will show you the best journey.
CrossCountry is a fast speed train company in the United Kingdom and for your next train from Berwick-Upon-Tweed to Edinburgh you can choose between Standard Class and First Class tickets on Omio.
If you’re looking for a smooth and easy train from Berwick-Upon-Tweed to Edinburgh, check Omio for CrossCountry trains offering this journey. Whether you are looking for the fastest, earliest or cheapest train to take for this 47 miles (76 km) journey between Berwick-Upon-Tweed and Edinburgh, Omio makes it easier than ever to find CrossCountry trains at affordable prices, and you can also quickly book train tickets online. Check the current CrossCountry train timetables for your ideal departure and arrival times, compare the best route from Berwick-Upon-Tweed to Edinburgh as well as relevant ticket information (such as luggage policy and amenities offered onboard), and book your CrossCountry train on Omio. If you search for trains between Berwick-Upon-Tweed and Edinburgh in the Omio app, you can quickly see if the CrossCountry tickets are mobile tickets, making it convenient for you to go paperless when travelling. With prices for CrossCountry trains from Berwick-Upon-Tweed to Edinburgh starting at £9, buy your official CrossCountry tickets with Omio online quickly and easily!
Please follow the recommendations outlined by CrossCountry when booking your train tickets from Berwick-Upon-Tweed to Edinburgh due to the coronavirus:
Berwick-upon-Tweed and Edinburgh are very well-connected and have several high-speed operators running on the route as frequently as twice an hour. The journey is quick, taking between 40 and 50 minutes to hop across the border into Scotland.
This train line enjoys a frequent service and there are two trains from Berwick-upon-Tweed to Edinburgh for most of the day. During the week, the first train of the day leaves Berwick just before 6:45 a.m., arriving into Edinburgh Waverley at around 7:30 a.m. The final connection departs just after 10:30 p.m. and arrives just under an hour later. On Sundays, the service reduces slightly but still offers at least one train per hour, with the first leaving Berwick at 9:40 a.m. and the last shortly before 11:00 p.m.
The train journey from Berwick-upon-Tweed to Edinburgh is quick, taking around 45 to 50 minutes. The different providers vary only by a couple of minutes and there is no need to change train en route.
Departure train station: trains to Edinburgh depart from Berwick-upon-Tweed's only railway station, a 10-minute walk from the town centre. For those with luggage, there are taxis available and local buses stop directly outside the station. The station offers a first-class lounge, refreshment facilities, toilets and a ticket office.
Arrival train station: trains from Berwick-upon-Tweed arrive at Edinburgh Waverley Station. Located right in the heart of Edinburgh city centre, it is ideal for onward connections. The bus station and local bus stops are within five minutes' walk and the Airlink bus service to Edinburgh Airport stops right outside. Other services include a left luggage office, cafés and toilets.
There are two providers serving the route between Berwick-upon-Tweed to Edinburgh: Cross Country by Arriva and LNER. Both have similar travel times of between 40 and 50 minutes and neither require any changes.
Cross Country runs direct hourly trains from Berwick-upon-Tweed to Edinburgh.
LNER also has a service of around one train an hour between Berwick-upon-Tweed and Edinburgh. No changes are needed, and the train times are around 40-50 minutes in length.
As long-distance operators, both Cross Country and LNER provide first and second-class seating on their trains from Berwick-upon-Tweed to Edinburgh. It is, however, advisable to book, as Berwick-upon-Tweed is one of the last stops on the route and services can be quite full, especially at peak times. Both providers offer free WiFi on board their trains.
On Cross Country trains, passengers should bring a maximum of one suitcase measuring 90 x 70 x 30 cm, alongside a small rucksack or handbag. There is luggage storage available in each carriage. Bikes can be brought on for free, but a space should ideally be reserved in advance. A maximum of two pets can be brought on board; dogs should be on a lead and all other animals in a suitable pet carrier.
LNER has similar policies in place: passengers can bring a maximum of one large suitcase, a carry-on and a handbag. Up to two pets can be brought on for free, but further animals must be paid for. Passengers can bring a bike for free, but they need to make a reservation in advance.
Both providers have wheelchair spaces and accessible toilets. Passengers who require extra assistance should inform the provider 24 hours in advance.
It is advisable to book in advance for the best value on tickets from Berwick-upon-Tweed. If passengers are flexible with their timings, both operators offer cheaper tickets outside the peak travel hours.
Omio customers book a train from Berwick-upon-Tweed to Edinburgh Waverley most frequently for this route.
Passengers booking this route most frequently board their trains from Berwick-upon-Tweed and need to travel around 1 mile (s) / 1 km from the city centre to get to this train station.
Passengers arriving in Edinburgh most often arrive at Edinburgh Waverley and need to travel around 0 mile (s) / 0 km from this train station to the city centre.
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