Cheap train tickets from Coventry to Edinburgh

Showing times and prices for 21 May

Cheapest

£59

Average

£112

The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

The average ticket from Coventry to Edinburgh will cost around £ 112 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 59.

Avanti West Coast
08:42Coventry7h33 16:15Edinburgh
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£591One-way
Avanti West Coast
13:42Coventry4h40 18:22Edinburgh
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£631One-way
Avanti West Coast
09:42Coventry4h35 14:17Edinburgh
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£661One-way
Avanti West Coast
11:42Coventry4h35 16:17Edinburgh
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£731One-way
Cross Country
07:27Coventry5h42 13:09Edinburgh
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£1721One-way

Train schedule Coventry to Edinburgh

Showing trains for tomorrow, Sat, 21 May
Cross Country
07:27Coventry5h42 13:09Edinburgh
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Avanti West Coast
08:42Coventry7h33 16:15Edinburgh
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Cross Country
08:45Coventry7h20 16:05Edinburgh
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Avanti West Coast
09:42Coventry4h35 14:17Edinburgh
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Cross Country
11:27Coventry6h36 18:03Edinburgh
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Avanti West Coast
11:42Coventry4h35 16:17Edinburgh
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Avanti West Coast
13:42Coventry4h40 18:22Edinburgh
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Sat
21 May
£171Cross Country
£28National Express
£107easyJet
Sun
22 May
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£26National Express
£36easyJet
Mon
23 May
£50Avanti West Coast
£23National Express
£34easyJet
Tue
24 May
£47Avanti West Coast
£23National Express
£38easyJet
Fri
27 May
£82Avanti West Coast
£47National Express
£70easyJet
Sat
28 May
£86Cross Country
£36National Express
£142easyJet
Mon
30 May
£80Avanti West Coast
£31National Express
£40easyJet
Tue
31 May
£79Avanti West Coast
£30National Express
£38easyJet
Wed
1 Jun
£47Avanti West Coast
£47National Express
£38easyJet
Thu
2 Jun
£47Avanti West Coast
£30National Express
£40easyJet

Fastest train times from Coventry to Edinburgh

Showing times and prices for 21 May

Fastest Journey

4 h 35 m

Average

5 h 51 m

Trains per day

7

Distance

409 km

Of the 7 trains that leave Coventry for Edinburgh every day 7 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct trains cover the 409 km distance in an average of 5 h 51 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 4 h 35 m .

The slowest trains will take 7 h 33 m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.

Avanti West Coast
11:42AMCoventry4h35 04:17PMEdinburgh
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£731One-way
Avanti West Coast
09:42AMCoventry4h35 02:17PMEdinburgh
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£661One-way
Avanti West Coast
01:42PMCoventry4h40 06:22PMEdinburgh
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£631One-way
Cross Country
07:27AMCoventry5h42 01:09PMEdinburgh
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£1721One-way
Cross Country
11:27AMCoventry6h36 06:03PMEdinburgh
0 changes
£1731One-way

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Overview: Train from Coventry to Edinburgh

distanceDistance254 miles (409 km)
durationAverage train duration4 h 35 min
priceAverage train ticket price£88 (€100)
frequencyTrain frequency10 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 10 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersAvanti West Coast, London North Eastern Railway or Cross Country

Trains from Coventry to Edinburgh cover the 254 miles (409 km) long journey taking on average 4 h 35 min with our travel partners like Avanti West Coast, London North Eastern Railway or Cross Country. Normally, there are 10 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around £88, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £47. Travellers depart most frequently from Coventry and arrive in Edinburgh Waverley.

Train providers: CrossCountry trains Coventry to Edinburgh

Travel from Coventry to Edinburgh from £47 with Omio’s train partners CrossCountry! You can find the best timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the most convenient trip for you.

CrossCountry

CrossCountry is a fast speed train company in the United Kingdom and for your next train from Coventry to Edinburgh you can choose between Standard Class and First Class tickets on Omio.

It’s easy to book your CrossCountry train ticket to Edinburgh from Coventry online with Omio! Simply check the current CrossCountry train timetables for your ideal departure and arrival times, compare the best route to Edinburgh from Coventry as well as relevant travel information (such as luggage policy and amenities offered onboard) for that train and book cheap CrossCountry train tickets online. Prices for CrossCountry trains from Coventry to Edinburgh start at £171 one-way if you book in advance, and you can expect to travel around 254 miles (409 km). If you search for CrossCountry trains in the Omio app, you can check straight away if the CrossCountry tickets are mobile tickets, which makes it easier than ever to go paperless when travelling by train from Coventry to Edinburgh. Let Omio do all the work for you finding the best Coventry to Edinburgh CrossCountry train ticket so you can enjoy a smooth and comfortable journey!

  • Average Price: £171

CrossCountry has updated its ticket policies due to the coronavirus. Keep these in mind when booking your CrossCountry tickets between Coventry and Edinburgh and when travelling by train:

  • Refund or voucher policy
  • If you have an Off-Peak or Anytime ticket, you can get a full refund and the £10 admin fee has been waived. Advance tickets are normally non-refundable but you can now also get a full refund if your Advance ticket was booked before 23 March 2020.
  • Cashless payments recommended
  • Online booking and check-in recommended

Travel Tips: Trains from Coventry to Edinburgh

Travel by train 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 Coventry to Edinburgh.
FAQs

How much do cheap trains between Coventry and Edinburgh cost?

Omio customers have found the cheapest trains to Edinburgh from Coventry to cost as little as £47  in the next 7 days.

How much is a train ticket from Coventry to Edinburgh?

In the next 7 days you’ll find that the average cost of a train ticket from Coventry to Edinburgh is £88  one way.

How far is it from Coventry to Edinburgh by train?

When travelling this route you should expect the distance to Edinburgh from Coventry via train to be approximately 254 miles (409 km).

How long is the train from Coventry to Edinburgh?

While the time it takes to travel 254 miles (409 km) between Coventry and Edinburgh can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and bank holidays, the train duration from Coventry to Edinburgh is on average 4 h 35 min.

What station does the Coventry to Edinburgh train leave from? Which Edinburgh train station do I come into from Coventry?

When taking a train from Coventry, you have a couple of train stations you can depart from including Coventry and Coventry Arena. When you arrive in Edinburgh, your train can arrive in train stations including Edinburgh Waverley, Edinburgh Gateway and Edinburgh Park.

Omio customers travelling this route book their trains from Coventry   to Edinburgh Waverley.

Where do I find the Coventry train station to Edinburgh? Where is the Edinburgh train station?

Passengers board their train most frequently from Coventry and travel around 0.6 miles (1 km) from the city centre to this train station.

Passengers travelling this route most often arrive at Edinburgh Waverley and need to travel approximately 0.4 miles (659 m) from the train station to the city centre in Edinburgh.

Which train providers can get me from Coventry to Edinburgh?

For the best Coventry to Edinburgh train to buy, you can travel safely and comfortably with Avanti West Coast, London North Eastern Railway or Cross Country. However, it's always good to check all possible train providers with services between Coventry and Edinburgh to compare what amenities they may offer.

How many trains per day are there between Coventry and Edinburgh?

On average, there are 10 trains a day from Coventry to Edinburgh. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.

What time is the earliest train from Coventry to Edinburgh? What time is the last train from Coventry to Edinburgh?

The earliest train departing from Coventry to Edinburgh leaves at 06: 42. The last train departing from Coventry to Edinburgh leaves at 18: 42. You can find the latest Coventry to Edinburgh train timetable on Omio and book the best time to leave for your journey on your chosen travel date.

How early should I book Coventry to Edinburgh train tickets to get the best deals?

The price of a one way train ticket from Coventry to Edinburgh is on average £88 if you book within the next 7 days. But we recommend booking tickets before your planned travel date to find the best prices for trains from all possible train providers offering this journey. In general, you can find train tickets from Coventry to Edinburgh available a few months in advance.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Coventry
Edinburgh
Coventry is the most popular Coventry 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 Coventry for your journey to Edinburgh.