Birmingham International (BHI) to Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) train

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Cheap train tickets from Birmingham International (BHI) to Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)

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Cheapest

The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Birmingham International (BHI) to Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid travelling at rush hour.

Avanti West Coast
09:464h33
Birmingham International (BHI)
14:19Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
£551One-way
0 changes

Train timetableBirmingham International (BHI) to Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)

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Avanti West Coast
09:464h33
Birmingham International (BHI)
14:19Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
0 changes

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Train times from Birmingham International (BHI) to Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)

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Fastest Journey

4 h 33 m

Average

4 h 33 m

Trains per day

1

Distance

401 km

Of the 1 trains that leave Birmingham International (BHI) for Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) every day 1 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Avanti West Coast
09:464h33
Birmingham International (BHI)
14:19Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
£551One-way
0 changes

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Overview: Train from Birmingham International (BHI) to Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)

distanceDistance248 miles
durationAverage train duration4 h 33 min
priceAverage train ticket price£105 (€119)
frequencyTrain frequency5 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 5 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersVirgin Trains, TransPennine Express or CrossCountry

Trains from Birmingham International (BHI) to Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) cover the 248 miles long journey taking on average 4 h 33 min with our travel partners like Virgin Trains, TransPennine Express or CrossCountry. Normally, there are 5 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around £105, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £55. Travellers depart most frequently from Birmingham International and arrive in Edinburgh Waverley.

Train companies: Virgin Trains, TransPennine Express and CrossCountry trains Birmingham International (BHI) to Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)

Find the best trains between Birmingham International (BHI) and Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) with Omio's travel partners Virgin Trains, TransPennine Express and CrossCountry from £304. We can find you the best deals, timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the best route.

Cross Country trains are a UK-based train operator that provides services across the country including trains between Birmingham International (BHI) and Edinburgh Waverley (EDB). They offer a range of services, from express services to local services, and have a variety of ticket types to suit different needs. Their express services, such as the CrossCountry Voyager and CrossCountry XC Trains, offer a fast and comfortable journey, with onboard facilities such as free Wi-Fi, power sockets, and a selection of snacks and drinks. Their local services, such as the CrossCountry Regional and CrossCountry Regional Express, provide a more leisurely journey, with stops at smaller stations along the way. They also offer a range of ticket types, such as Advance, Anytime, and Off-Peak tickets, to suit different budgets and travel needs. The most popular routes for Cross Country trains include London to Birmingham, Manchester to Edinburgh, and Bristol to Reading.

FAQs: Birmingham International (BHI) to Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) train

FAQs: Travel by train from Birmingham International (BHI) to Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) 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 Birmingham International (BHI) to Edinburgh Waverley (EDB).
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from Birmingham International (BHI) to Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) can start from as little as £55 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Birmingham International (BHI) to Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) is £105; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
On average the Birmingham International (BHI) to Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) train travel time is 4 h 33 min   for the 248 mile long trip, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Birmingham International (BHI) to Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) leaves at 07: 41. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Birmingham International (BHI) to Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) leaves at 10: 37.
Yes, there are 5 direct trains a day from Birmingham International (BHI) to Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) with Virgin Trains. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer direct trains.
For the best Birmingham International (BHI) to Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) train to book, you can travel safely and comfortably with Virgin Trains, TransPennine Express or CrossCountry. However, it's always good to check all possible train providers with services between Birmingham International (BHI) and Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) to compare what amenities they may offer.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Birmingham International, which is located around 10.9 miles (17.6 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Edinburgh Waverley, located 0.4 miles (727 m) away from the city centre.

A trip to Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) from Birmingham International (BHI) is worth doing but not as a day trip with a journey time of 4 h 33 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
The cheapest month for a train from Birmingham International (BHI) to Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) is April.
It's helpful to compare your options as there are 3 ways to travel to Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) from Birmingham International (BHI) including taking a train, coach or flight.

Trains departing from Birmingham International

Distance from Birmingham International to city center
Distance from Birmingham International to city center
10.9 miles (17.6 km)
How to get to this station?
How to get to this station?
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Rail replacement coach services can be found at the front of the station opposite the entrance to the long stay car park.
Amenities at station
Wifi
Wifi
ATM
ATM
Shopping
Shopping
Dining
Dining
Car Rentals
Car Rentals
Hertz | Avis | Enterprise | Europcar | Sixt | Green Motion | Inter rent
Information Desk
Information Desk
Information available from staff: Yes - from help point, Yes - from information point, Yes - from ticket office | Passenger Information Systems: Departure screens, Announcements, Arrival screens
Accessibility
Accessibility
Staff help available: Yes | Step free access coverage: Yes | Step free access note: This station has step-free access to all platforms / the platform | Accessible car park equipment: Wheelchair users can use car park equipment at this station unaided | Accessible ticket machines: There are accessible ticket machines at this station | Accessible toilets: Yes | Ramp for train access: Yes | Wheelchairs available: Yes | Impaired mobility set down / pick up points available: Yes

Trains arriving to Edinburgh Waverley

Distance from Edinburgh Waverley to city center
Distance from Edinburgh Waverley to city center
0.4 miles (727 m)
Ticket Office Hours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Sat: 05: 00 - 23: 59 | Sun: 07: 00 - 23: 59
How to get to this station?
How to get to this station?
Bus lines: 22, 30, 33, X22, X25, X37
Train lines: Avanti West Coast, Caledonian Sleeper, CrossCountry, LNER, ScotRail, Transpennine Express
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Buses pick up/drop off on Waterloo Place, pick up across from Apex Hotel and drop off outside the Apex Hotel.
Metro: No metro available.
Nearest Airport
Nearest Airport
Edinburgh Airport
7 miles
How to get to nearest airport?
How to get to nearest airport?
There is a direct tram from St Andrew Square that goes between the airport and the train station for 35 minutes. You can also opt to ride the Airlink 100 bus for 28 minutes.
Amenities at station
Wifi
Wifi
Free public Wi-Fi available.
ATM
ATM
There are a few ATM machines around the station.
Taxi
Taxi
Taxi: Nearest Taxi Ranks are on Market St and Waverley Bridge outside the station. | Accessible taxis: Taxi ranks are located on Waverley Bridge and also Market Street. Market Street can be accessed step free via available lifts.
Lockers
Lockers
You can leave luggage at Excessive Baggage Company on Platform 2.
Shopping
Shopping
Type of shops available: Wide range of shops Passport Photo Booth
Dining
Dining
Bagel Factory | Burger King | Caffè Nero | Costa Coffee | JD Wetherspoon | The Pasty Shop | The Beer House | M&S | Pret a Manger
Car Rentals
Car Rentals
Europcar | Enterprise
Information Desk
Information Desk
Information booths are located on the concourse.
Accessibility
Accessibility
Entrances are step free. Station is equipped with an elevator. Staffed with guide communicators for the deaf. Tactile warning strips are on the platform edges for the blind.

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