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Train Information to Edinburgh from Brighton and Hove

distanceDistance374 miles (604 km)
durationAverage train duration6 h 9 min
priceAverage train ticket price£135 (€152)
frequencyTrain frequency16 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 16 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesLondon North Eastern Railway

Trains from Brighton and Hove to Edinburgh cover the 374 miles (604 km) long route taking on average 6 h 9 min with our travel partners like London North Eastern Railway. Normally, there are 16 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this journey for as low as £77, but the average price of train tickets is £135. Travellers depart most frequently from Brighton Railway Station and arrive in Edinburgh Waverley.

Trains from Brighton to Edinburgh

There are frequent departures for Edinburgh from Brighton daily, from early morning until late afternoon. The journey is a simple one, but there are no direct trains. At least one change is required and some services require two changes. Journey times vary from just over six hours to just under seven hours.

Which train companies travel from Brighton to Edinburgh?

LNER offers the fastest and most frequent Brighton to Edinburgh service, with one change needed. Brighton trains arrive at London Victoria, with a change required to the Edinburgh service from London Kings Cross. CrossCountry services require two changes, with its Brighton trains arriving at London St Pancras, with a change to a service leaving the adjacent London Kings Cross station. Another change to the Edinburgh train is then required at York.

 

How long is the train from Brighton to Edinburgh?

The fastest rail journey between Brighton and Edinburgh is six hours on LNER, with one change in London. Some LNER journeys can, however, take up to seven hours. CrossCountry offers services which require two changes and take up to six hours and forty minutes.

 

How many trains are there from Brighton to Edinburgh?

There are more than forty departures from Brighton for Edinburgh every weekday, with trains leaving Brighton about every fifteen minutes. About twenty five trains depart for Edinburgh on both Saturdays and Sundays, leaving at intervals of about half an hour. The first weekday trains leave very early each morning and the last leaves in late afternoon. At weekends, departures begin somewhat later in the morning, with the last trains again leaving in late afternoon.

What are the departure and arrival stations for trains from Brighton to Edinburgh?

Departure station: Brighton Railway is the departure point for all journeys to Edinburgh, located just a short walk away from the city centre. There are regular bus services arriving  just outside the station, with shops, cafes, toilet and public wi-fi all available at the station itself.

Arrival train station: Edinburgh Waverley, where these journeys from Brighton end, is in the Edinburgh city centre. Station facilities include toilets, public wi-fi, showers, shops and cafes. Buses leave from just outside.

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Trains from Brighton and Hove to Edinburgh
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FAQs
How much does a cheap train between Brighton and Hove and Edinburgh cost?
Omio customers have found the cheapest trains to Edinburgh from Brighton and Hove to cost as little as £77  in the next 7 days.
How much does the train from Brighton and Hove to Edinburgh cost on average?
If you’re looking to purchase your train tickets in the next week, you can expect the Brighton and Hove to Edinburgh train price to come in at an average of £135  one way.
How many miles is it from Brighton and Hove to Edinburgh by train?
You should expect to travel around 374 miles (604 km)  to Edinburgh from Brighton and Hove by train.
What is the average Brighton and Hove to Edinburgh train duration?
On average the Brighton and Hove to Edinburgh train time is 6 h 9 min  covering the 374 miles (604 km) long journey, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and bank holidays.
When travelling by train from Brighton and Hove to Edinburgh, which train station in Brighton and Hove do I depart from and which train station in Edinburgh do I arrive in?

When departing from Brighton and Hove, you have various train station options to start your trip from including Brighton Railway Station and London Road (Brighton). When arriving in Edinburgh, you can end your trip in train stations like Edinburgh Waverley, Edinburgh Haymarket and Edinburgh Gateway.

Omio customers book a train from Brighton Railway Station   to Edinburgh Waverley   most frequently for this route.

Where is the departure train station in Brighton and Hove located? Where is the arrival train station in Edinburgh located?

Passengers board the train most frequently from Brighton Railway Station, which is located around 0 mile (s) / 0 km away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Edinburgh Waverley, located 0 mile (s) / 0 km away from the city centre.

Which train providers should I travel with from Brighton and Hove to Edinburgh?
Take the Brighton and Hove to Edinburgh train with London North Eastern Railway. However, it's always good to check out all possible train providers for the route between Brighton and Hove and Edinburgh as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
How many train services are there from Brighton and Hove to Edinburgh a day?
On average, there are 16 trains a day from Brighton and Hove to Edinburgh. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
When is the earliest train from Brighton and Hove to Edinburgh? When is the last train from Brighton and Hove to Edinburgh?
You can take the first train from Brighton and Hove to Edinburgh at 07: 07   or take the last train from Brighton and Hove to Edinburgh leaving at 08: 42. Look for the latest Brighton and Hove Edinburgh train timetable on Omio and book the best time to take the train for this journey.
How far in advance should I purchase train tickets from Brighton and Hove to Edinburgh for the best deals?
If you buy a train ticket between Brighton and Hove and Edinburgh within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average £135 one way. However, we recommend booking your train in advance to get access to the best prices. Train tickets from Brighton and Hove to Edinburgh are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.
Stations

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Brighton and Hove
Edinburgh
Brighton
Amenities
London Road (Brighton)
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