Colchester to Edinburgh train

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Cheap train tickets from Colchester to Edinburgh

Showing times and prices for 18 Jun

Cheapest

The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Colchester to Edinburgh is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid travelling at rush hour.

London North Eastern Railway
05:405h40
Colchester
11:20Edinburgh
£1051One-way
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Train timetableColchester to Edinburgh

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London North Eastern Railway
05:405h40
Colchester
11:20Edinburgh
0 changes

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Train times from Colchester to Edinburgh

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Fastest Journey

5 h 40 m

Average

5 h 40 m

Trains per day

1

Distance

525 km

Of the 1 trains that leave Colchester for Edinburgh every day 1 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

London North Eastern Railway
05:405h40
Colchester
11:20Edinburgh
£1051One-way
0 changes

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Overview: Train from Colchester to Edinburgh

distanceDistance326 miles
durationAverage train duration5 h 40 min
priceAverage train ticket price£100 (€113)
frequencyTrain frequency1 a day
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain companiesEast Coast, Lumo or Abellio Greater Anglia

Trains from Colchester to Edinburgh cover the 326 miles long route taking on average 5 h 40 min with our travel partners like East Coast, Lumo or Abellio Greater Anglia. Normally, there is 1 train operating per day. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around £100, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £51. Travellers depart most frequently from Colchester and arrive in Edinburgh Waverley.

FAQs: Colchester to Edinburgh train

FAQs: Travel by train from Colchester to Edinburgh 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 Colchester to Edinburgh.
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Cheap train tickets from Colchester to Edinburgh can start from as little as £51 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Colchester to Edinburgh is £100; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
On average the Colchester to Edinburgh train travel time is 5 h 40 min   for the 326 mile long journey, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Colchester to Edinburgh leaves at 04: 40. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Colchester to Edinburgh leaves at 11: 20.
There is 1 train a day from Colchester to Edinburgh which require at least one change with East Coast, Lumo or Abellio Greater Anglia. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer trains.
When taking a train from Colchester to Edinburgh, you can count on East Coast, Lumo or Abellio Greater Anglia for the best way to get you to Edinburgh. You can also check all possible train providers who offer a service to Edinburgh from Colchester and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.

When departing from Colchester, you have various train station options to start your trip from including Colchester, Colchester Town and Colchester, Hythe. When arriving in Edinburgh, you can end your trip in train stations like Edinburgh Waverley, Edinburgh Park and Edinburgh Gateway.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Colchester, which is located around 1.9 miles (3.1 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 Colchester to Edinburgh is January.
It's helpful to compare your options as there are 3 ways to travel from Colchester to Edinburgh including taking a train, coach or flight.

Important Stations and Airports in Colchester and Edinburgh

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Colchester is the most popular Colchester railway station for Omio travellers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in Colchester for your journey to Edinburgh.
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Location for Rail Replacement Services: Replacement transport stop at the bus stop by main station entrance
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Public transport options for Colchester Town
Onward travel information: Colchester Town Station is around 5 minutes walk from Colchester Bus Station
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Town Railway Station Bus Stops (stop B) for planned rail replacement only.
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