Bristol Temple Meads (BRI) to Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) train

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Cheap train tickets from Bristol Temple Meads (BRI) to Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)

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Cheapest

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

London North Eastern Railway
15:306h50
Bristol Temple Meads (BRI)
22:20Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
£1451One-way
0 changes
Caledonian Sleeper
21:0010h30
Bristol Temple Meads (BRI)
07:30Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
£1521One-way
0 changes
London North Eastern Railway
08:067h03
Bristol Temple Meads (BRI)
15:09Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
£1641One-way
0 changes
Cross Country
06:356h29
Bristol Temple Meads (BRI)
13:04Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
£1791One-way
0 changes
Cross Country
07:356h33
Bristol Temple Meads (BRI)
14:08Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
£2331One-way
0 changes

Train timetableBristol Temple Meads (BRI) to Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)

Showing trains for tomorrow, Tuesday, 18 June
London North Eastern Railway
15:306h50
Bristol Temple Meads (BRI)
22:20Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
0 changes
London North Eastern Railway
08:067h03
Bristol Temple Meads (BRI)
15:09Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
0 changes
Cross Country
07:356h33
Bristol Temple Meads (BRI)
14:08Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
0 changes
Cross Country
06:356h29
Bristol Temple Meads (BRI)
13:04Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
0 changes
Caledonian Sleeper
21:0010h30
Bristol Temple Meads (BRI)
07:30Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
0 changes

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Train times from Bristol Temple Meads (BRI) to Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)

Showing times and prices for 18 Jun

Fastest Journey

6 h 29 m

Average

7 h 29 m

Trains per day

5

Distance

502 km

Of the 5 trains that leave Bristol Temple Meads (BRI) for Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) every day 5 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Cross Country
06:356h29
Bristol Temple Meads (BRI)
13:04Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
£1791One-way
0 changes
Cross Country
07:356h33
Bristol Temple Meads (BRI)
14:08Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
£2331One-way
0 changes
London North Eastern Railway
15:306h50
Bristol Temple Meads (BRI)
22:20Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
£1451One-way
0 changes
London North Eastern Railway
08:067h03
Bristol Temple Meads (BRI)
15:09Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
£1641One-way
0 changes
Caledonian Sleeper
21:0010h30
Bristol Temple Meads (BRI)
07:30Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
£1521One-way
0 changes

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Overview: Train from Bristol Temple Meads (BRI) to Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)

distanceDistance311 miles
durationAverage train duration5 h 44 min
priceAverage train ticket price£176 (€199)
frequencyTrain frequency10 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 8 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersCrossCountry, East Coast or Virgin Trains

Trains from Bristol Temple Meads (BRI) to Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) cover the 311 miles long route taking on average 5 h 44 min with our travel partners like CrossCountry, East Coast or Virgin Trains. Normally, there are 10 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this route for as low as £117, but the average price of train tickets is £176. Travellers depart most frequently from Bristol Temple Meads and arrive in Edinburgh Waverley.

Train companies: CrossCountry, East Coast and Virgin Trains trains Bristol Temple Meads (BRI) to Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)

CrossCountry, East Coast and Virgin Trains trains will get you to Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) from Bristol Temple Meads (BRI) from £139. With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best train times and tickets for your trip.

CrossCountry is a fast speed train company in the United Kingdom and for your next train to Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) from Bristol Temple Meads (BRI) you can choose between Standard Class and First Class tickets on Omio.

Bristol Temple Meads (BRI) to Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) train information with CrossCountry:

  • Average Duration: 5 h 43 min
  • Cheapest Price: £479
  • CrossCountry frequency: 10 a day

FAQs: Bristol Temple Meads (BRI) to Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) train

FAQs: Travel by train from Bristol Temple Meads (BRI) 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 Bristol Temple Meads (BRI) to Edinburgh Waverley (EDB).
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from Bristol Temple Meads (BRI) to Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) can start from as little as £117 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Bristol Temple Meads (BRI) to Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) is £176; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
On average the Bristol Temple Meads (BRI) to Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) train travel time is 5 h 44 min   for the 311 mile long journey, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Bristol Temple Meads (BRI) to Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) leaves at 04: 47. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Bristol Temple Meads (BRI) to Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) leaves at 21: 00.
Yes, it is possible to travel from Bristol Temple Meads (BRI) to Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) without having to change trains with CrossCountry. There are 8 direct trains from Bristol Temple Meads (BRI) to Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) each day. There may be fewer direct services available on weekends or holidays.
When taking a train from Bristol Temple Meads (BRI) to Edinburgh Waverley (EDB), you can count on CrossCountry, East Coast or Virgin Trains for the best way to get you to Edinburgh Waverley (EDB). You can also check all possible train providers who offer a service from Bristol Temple Meads (BRI) to Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.
No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 21: 00.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Bristol Temple Meads, which is located around 1.9 miles (3 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 Bristol Temple Meads (BRI) to Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) is April.
You have options as you can travel between Bristol Temple Meads (BRI) and Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) 3 different ways: train, coach or flight.

Trains departing from Bristol Temple Meads

Distance from Bristol Temple Meads to city center
Distance from Bristol Temple Meads to city center
1.9 miles (3 km)
Ticket Office Hours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Sat: 05: 30 - 21: 30 | Sun: 06: 45 - 21: 30
How to get to this station?
How to get to this station?
Bus lines: A1, 1, 2, 8, 39/349/X39, 70, 73, 178, 376
Train lines: CrossCountry, Great Western Main Line, Severn Beach Line
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Station front. Alternative: the lower approach road, outside the front of Bristol & Exeter House
Nearest Airport
Nearest Airport
Bristol Airport
7 miles
How to get to nearest airport?
How to get to nearest airport?
The airport can be reached from the station by public transit in 35 minutes via the A1 bus.
Amenities at station
Wifi
Wifi
Free Wi-Fi in the station.
ATM
ATM
Located near Platform 3.
Taxi
Taxi
Taxi: The taxi rank is available on the station forecourt. If you require an accessible taxi please approach a member of staff for assistance. To reach the station forecourt; exit through the ticket barriers, turn left and exit through the main doors. You can find more information about local taxi services here. | Accessible taxis: Accessible taxis are available
Shopping
Shopping
Type of shops available: WHS/M& S; Uppercrust; Pumpkin; Pasty Shop; Starbucks; Lily's Flowers
Dining
Dining
The Pasty Shop | Starbucks | Upper Crust | Pumpkin Café | Hart's Bakery
Car Rentals
Car Rentals
SIXT | Europcar | Enterprise
Information Desk
Information Desk
Located near the main entrance.
Accessibility
Accessibility
Wheelchair access, elevators, 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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