Birmingham New Street (BHM) to Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) train

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Cheap train tickets from Birmingham New Street (BHM) to Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)

Showing times and prices for 19 Apr

Cheapest

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

Cheapest
Avanti West Coast
18:074h14
Birmingham New Street (BHM)
22:21Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
£591One-way
0 changes
Avanti West Coast
16:074h17
Birmingham New Street (BHM)
20:24Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
£811One-way
0 changes
Avanti West Coast
08:074h12
Birmingham New Street (BHM)
12:19Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
£811One-way
0 changes
Avanti West Coast
14:074h14
Birmingham New Street (BHM)
18:21Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
£931One-way
0 changes
Avanti West Coast
12:074h11
Birmingham New Street (BHM)
16:18Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
£951One-way
0 changes

Train timetableBirmingham New Street (BHM) to Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)

Showing trains for tomorrow, Friday, 19 April
Cross Country
08:035h01
Birmingham New Street (BHM)
13:04Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
0 changes
Avanti West Coast
08:074h12
Birmingham New Street (BHM)
12:19Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
0 changes
Cross Country
08:304h51
Birmingham New Street (BHM)
13:21Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
1 change
Cross Country
09:035h05
Birmingham New Street (BHM)
14:08Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
0 changes
Avanti West Coast
09:344h45
Birmingham New Street (BHM)
14:19Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
1 change
Avanti West Coast
10:014h18
Birmingham New Street (BHM)
14:19Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
1 change
Cross Country
10:034h58
Birmingham New Street (BHM)
15:01Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
0 changes
Transpennine Express
10:305h07
Birmingham New Street (BHM)
15:37Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
1 change
Cross Country
11:035h03
Birmingham New Street (BHM)
16:06Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
0 changes
Cross Country
12:035h05
Birmingham New Street (BHM)
17:08Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
0 changes
Avanti West Coast
12:074h11
Birmingham New Street (BHM)
16:18Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
0 changes
Cross Country
13:035h04
Birmingham New Street (BHM)
18:07Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
0 changes
Transpennine Express
13:074h33
Birmingham New Street (BHM)
17:40Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
1 change
Avanti West Coast
13:304h51
Birmingham New Street (BHM)
18:21Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
1 change
Cross Country
14:035h01
Birmingham New Street (BHM)
19:04Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
0 changes
Avanti West Coast
14:074h14
Birmingham New Street (BHM)
18:21Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
0 changes
Cross Country
15:035h02
Birmingham New Street (BHM)
20:05Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
0 changes
Avanti West Coast
15:074h31
Birmingham New Street (BHM)
19:38Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
1 change
Cross Country
16:035h01
Birmingham New Street (BHM)
21:04Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
0 changes
Avanti West Coast
16:074h17
Birmingham New Street (BHM)
20:24Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
0 changes
Cross Country
17:035h11
Birmingham New Street (BHM)
22:14Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
0 changes
Avanti West Coast
17:074h31
Birmingham New Street (BHM)
21:38Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
1 change
London North Eastern Railway
17:304h50
Birmingham New Street (BHM)
22:20Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
1 change
Cross Country
18:035h02
Birmingham New Street (BHM)
23:05Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
0 changes
Avanti West Coast
18:074h14
Birmingham New Street (BHM)
22:21Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
0 changes
Avanti West Coast
19:074h34
Birmingham New Street (BHM)
23:41Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
1 change
Cross Country
19:274h53
Birmingham New Street (BHM)
00:20Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
1 change

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Train times from Birmingham New Street (BHM) to Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)

Showing times and prices for 19 Apr

Fastest Journey

4 h 11 m

Average

4 h 45 m

Trains per day

27

Distance

395 km

Of the 27 trains that leave Birmingham New Street (BHM) for Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) every day 16 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Fastest
Avanti West Coast
12:074h11
Birmingham New Street (BHM)
16:18Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
£951One-way
0 changes
Avanti West Coast
08:074h12
Birmingham New Street (BHM)
12:19Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
£811One-way
0 changes
Avanti West Coast
18:074h14
Birmingham New Street (BHM)
22:21Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
£591One-way
0 changes
Avanti West Coast
14:074h14
Birmingham New Street (BHM)
18:21Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
£931One-way
0 changes
Avanti West Coast
16:074h17
Birmingham New Street (BHM)
20:24Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
£811One-way
0 changes

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Overview: Train from Birmingham New Street (BHM) to Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)

distanceDistance245 miles
durationAverage train duration4 h 11 min
priceAverage train ticket price£119 (€132)
frequencyTrain frequency12 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 10 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesVirgin Trains, CrossCountry or TransPennine Express

Trains from Birmingham New Street (BHM) to Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) cover the 245 miles long route taking on average 4 h 11 min with our travel partners like Virgin Trains, CrossCountry or TransPennine Express. Normally, there are 12 trains operating per day. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this trip for as low as £53, but the average price of train tickets is £119. Travellers depart most frequently from Birmingham New Street and arrive in Edinburgh Waverley.

Train providers: Virgin Trains, CrossCountry and TransPennine Express trains Birmingham New Street (BHM) to Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)

You can travel by train between Birmingham New Street (BHM) and Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) with Virgin Trains, CrossCountry and TransPennine Express for as low as £46. When you search for timetables and tickets, Omio will show you the best route.

Transpennine Express is a train company based in the United Kingdom. It operates services from Manchester and Liverpool to Scotland, the North East and Yorkshire. It offers a range of services, including express, regional and local trains. Express trains are the fastest, with journey times of up to three hours. Regional trains are slower, but offer more stops and a more relaxed atmosphere. Local trains are the slowest, but offer the most stops. Transpennine Express offers a range of ticket types, including single, return, group and season tickets. Onboard facilities include free Wi-Fi, power sockets, comfortable seating and a range of food and drink options. The most popular routes for Transpennine Express are Manchester to Edinburgh, Liverpool to Leeds and Manchester to York. These routes offer a convenient and comfortable way to travel between the cities.

    FAQs: Birmingham New Street (BHM) to Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) train

    FAQs: Travel by train from Birmingham New Street (BHM) 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 New Street (BHM) to Edinburgh Waverley (EDB).
    FAQs
    Cheap train tickets from Birmingham New Street (BHM) to Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) can start from as little as £53 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Birmingham New Street (BHM) to Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) is £119; 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 New Street (BHM) to Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) train time is 4 h 11 min   covering the 245 mile long trip, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
    The first train from Birmingham New Street (BHM) to Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) leaves at 06: 05. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
    The last train from Birmingham New Street (BHM) to Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) leaves at 19: 27.
    There are 12 trains a day from Birmingham New Street (BHM) to Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) which require at least one change with Virgin Trains, CrossCountry or TransPennine Express. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer trains.
    Take the Birmingham New Street (BHM) to Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) train with Virgin Trains, CrossCountry or TransPennine Express. However, it's always good to check out all possible train providers for the route to Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) from Birmingham New Street (BHM) as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
    No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 19: 27.

    Passengers board the train most frequently from Birmingham New Street, which is located around 1.7 miles (2.7 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.

    The cheapest month for a train from Birmingham New Street (BHM) to Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) is March.
    You have options as you can travel between Birmingham New Street (BHM) and Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) 3 different ways: train, coach or flight.

    Trains departing from Birmingham New Street

    Distance from Birmingham New Street to city center
    Distance from Birmingham New Street to city center
    1.7 miles (2.7 km)
    Ticket Office Hours
    Ticket Office Hours
    Mon - Sat: 05: 15 - 23: 00 | Sun: 07: 30 - 23: 00
    How to get to this station?
    How to get to this station?
    Bus lines: N5, N6, N8, 4, 9, 23, 45, 50, 61, X51, X70
    Train lines: West Midlands, CrossCountry, Avanti West Coast, Transport for Wales
    Onward travel information: There are nearby bus stops on Smallbrook Queensway and Hill Street Most buses are wheelchair accessible. ********************************************************************************************************** For information go to the local travel information office by the Stephenson Street entrance. Alternatively, visit Transport for West Midlands, or call 0121 214 7214.
    Nearest Airport
    Nearest Airport
    Birmingham International Airport
    9 miles
    How to get to nearest airport?
    How to get to nearest airport?
    You can take a direct train for 10 minutes from the station to the airport with Avanti West Coast, West Midlands or CrossCountry.
    Amenities at station
    Wifi
    Wifi
    Pay as you go Wi-Fi is available from Sky Wi-Fi The Cloud.
    ATM
    ATM
    ATM machines are located on the paid concourse.
    Taxi
    Taxi
    Taxi: Taxis drop off with the'drop & go' in the Hill Street entrance. The taxi rank is on Navigation Street (Stephenson Street / Victoria Square exit). For more information visit Traintaxi | Accessible taxis: Taxis drop off within the'drop & go' off the Hill Street entrance. The taxi rank is on Navigation Street (Stephenson Street / Victoria Square exit). All taxis are accessible with manual wheelchairs, most are accessible with electric wheelchairs. For more information visit Traintaxi
    Lockers
    Lockers
    You can leave bags with Excess Baggage Co inside the entrance off Hill Street.
    Shopping
    Shopping
    Type of shops available: Boots located on the main concourse, before the ticket barrier Camden Food located beyond the ticket barrier Costa located beyond the ticket barrier next to Platform 5b escalator Funky Pigeon located beyond the ticket barrier between Platform escalators 9-10 M& S Food located on the main concourse Mi Casa Burritos located beyond the ticket barrier next to Platform 9 escalator The Pasty Shop located beyond the ticket barrier next to Platform 7 escalator W H Smith located on the main concourse, before the ticket barrier
    Dining
    Dining
    All Bar One | Leon | Caffè Nero | Five Guys | Krispy Kreme | The Pasty Shop | Upper Crust | Wasabi | Starbucks | Hotel Chocolat
    Car Rentals
    Car Rentals
    Avis | British Rental Car
    Information Desk
    Information Desk
    In the middle of the station.
    Accessibility
    Accessibility
    Step-free access in the whole station and ramps available for train access. All platforms have elevators and escalators.

    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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