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Overview: Train from Bournemouth to Edinburgh

distanceDistance365 miles (588 km)
durationAverage train duration7 h 24 min
priceAverage train ticket price£118 (€135)
frequencyTrain frequency10 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 10 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesLondon North Eastern Railway

Trains from Bournemouth to Edinburgh cover the 365 miles (588 km) long route taking on average 7 h 24 min with our travel partners like London North Eastern Railway. Normally, there are 10 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around £118, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £68. Travellers depart most frequently from Bournemouth and arrive in Edinburgh Waverley.

Trains from Bournemouth to Edinburgh

It is not possible to take direct trains from Bournemouth to Edinburgh, but the journey from the south coast to the Scottish capital can be accomplished with only one change. The mid afternoon CrossCountry Trains departure connects at Birmingham International with the Virgin trains service to Edinburgh. Earlier options require two changes, an early morning South West Trains departure to London Waterloo connecting, via Underground and London Kings Cross, with Virgin trains East Coast routes to Scotland. The latest connection leaves Bournemouth in the late afternoon. Journey times range from seven hours and 15 minutes to eight hours. Trains depart from Bournemouth Station, east of the centre, arriving at central Waverley Station.

Travel Tips: Trains from Bournemouth to Edinburgh

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FAQs

What is the price of the cheapest train from Bournemouth to Edinburgh?

Omio customers have found cheap train tickets to Edinburgh from Bournemouth for as low as £68  for the next 7 days.

What is the cost of a train ticket from Bournemouth to Edinburgh on average?

The Bournemouth to Edinburgh train ticket price is on average £118  if you are looking to buy your tickets for this trip in the next week.

What is the distance to Edinburgh from Bournemouth via train?

The train distance from Bournemouth to Edinburgh is around 365 miles (588 km).

How long does it take from Bournemouth to Edinburgh by train?

The Bournemouth to Edinburgh train duration is on average 7 h 24 min, which is to be expected when travelling 365 miles (588 km) to Edinburgh from Bournemouth. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and bank holidays.

What is the departure train station in Bournemouth and arrival train station in Edinburgh?

When travelling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Bournemouth   and arriving in Edinburgh Waverley.

Where is the departure train station in Bournemouth located? Where is the arrival train station in Edinburgh located?

The most popular departure train station with passengers for this route, called Bournemouth, is located 0.8 miles (1.3 km) from the city centre of Bournemouth.

The most popular arrival train station, Edinburgh Waverley, is located 0.2 miles (429 m) away from the city centre of Edinburgh.

Which train companies can get me from Bournemouth to Edinburgh?

Take the Bournemouth to Edinburgh train with London North Eastern Railway. However, it's always good to check out all possible train providers for the journey to Edinburgh from Bournemouth as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.

How many train services per day are there to Edinburgh from Bournemouth?

The average number of trains departing Bournemouth for Edinburgh is 10 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.

When is the earliest train from Bournemouth to Edinburgh? When is the last train from Bournemouth to Edinburgh?

The earliest train departing from Bournemouth to Edinburgh leaves at 05: 15. The last train departing from Bournemouth to Edinburgh leaves at 11: 47. You can find the latest Bournemouth to Edinburgh train times on Omio and book the best time to leave for your journey on your chosen travel date.

How far in advance should I purchase a train ticket between Bournemouth and Edinburgh to get the best deals?

If you book a train ticket between Bournemouth and Edinburgh within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average £118 one way. However, we recommend booking your train in advance to get access to the best prices. Train tickets from Bournemouth to Edinburgh are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Bournemouth
Edinburgh
The major railway station for departures from Bournemouth is Bournemouth. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Bournemouth for your trip to Edinburgh from Bournemouth.