Dover to Edinburgh train

Cheap train tickets from Dover to Edinburgh

Showing times and prices for 29 Jun

Cheapest

£100

Average

£122

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.

London North Eastern Railway
10:48Dover6h28 17:16Edinburgh
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£1001One-way
London North Eastern Railway
09:49Dover6h25 16:14Edinburgh
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£1011One-way
London North Eastern Railway
10:00Dover6h23 16:23Edinburgh
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£1011One-way
London North Eastern Railway
09:48Dover6h26 16:14Edinburgh
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£1021One-way
London North Eastern Railway
07:54Dover7h30 15:24Edinburgh
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£2091One-way

Train schedule Dover to Edinburgh

Showing trains for tomorrow, Wednesday, 29 June
London North Eastern Railway
07:54Dover7h30 15:24Edinburgh
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London North Eastern Railway
09:48Dover6h26 16:14Edinburgh
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London North Eastern Railway
09:49Dover6h25 16:14Edinburgh
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London North Eastern Railway
10:00Dover6h23 16:23Edinburgh
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London North Eastern Railway
10:48Dover6h28 17:16Edinburgh
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Fastest train times from Dover to Edinburgh

Showing times and prices for 29 Jun

Fastest Journey

6 h 23 m

Average

6 h 38 m

Trains per day

5

Distance

612 km

Of the 5 trains that leave Dover for Edinburgh every day 5 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

London North Eastern Railway
10:00Dover6h23 16:23Edinburgh
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£1011One-way
London North Eastern Railway
09:49Dover6h25 16:14Edinburgh
0 changes
£1011One-way
London North Eastern Railway
09:48Dover6h26 16:14Edinburgh
0 changes
£1021One-way
London North Eastern Railway
10:48Dover6h28 17:16Edinburgh
0 changes
£1001One-way
London North Eastern Railway
07:54Dover7h30 15:24Edinburgh
0 changes
£2091One-way

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Overview: Train from Dover to Edinburgh

distanceDistance379 miles (612 km)
durationAverage train duration6 h 45 min
priceAverage train ticket price£84 (€93)
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain companiesLondon North Eastern Railway

Trains from Dover to Edinburgh cover the 379 miles (612 km) long trip taking on average 6 h 45 min with our travel partners like London North Eastern Railway. There are direct train services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around £84, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £65. Travellers depart most frequently from Dover Priory and arrive in Edinburgh Waverley.

Train companies: CrossCountry trains Dover to Edinburgh

For as little as £65 you can travel by train between Dover and Edinburgh with CrossCountry. Omio will show you the best deals, timetables and tickets available for this journey.

CrossCountry

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

Enjoy a smooth and easy route between Dover and Edinburgh with CrossCountry! As an official travel partner of CrossCountry, Omio can help you search current train timetables from CrossCountry, compare the best routes between Dover and Edinburgh as well as the class fares available for this route (including information on luggage policy and amenities provided onboard), and buy the most affordable CrossCountry Dover to Edinburgh train ticket available today. If you search for CrossCountry tickets in the Omio app, you can also see if they are mobile tickets so that you can travel paperless rather than needing to wait in a queue at the train station in person to purchase tickets. Once you find your ideal route, book your one-way train to Edinburgh from Dover on Omio or in the Omio app in just a few simple steps. You can then sit back and enjoy the 379 miles (612 km) route from Dover to Edinburgh with ease and comfort on a train with CrossCountry.

    Travel Tips: Trains from Dover 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 Dover to Edinburgh.
    FAQs
    Looking to save money on your journey? Omio customers have found the cheapest train from Dover to Edinburgh for the next 7 days starting from £65  one way.
    The Dover to Edinburgh train ticket price is on average £84  if you are looking to purchase your tickets for this trip in the next week.
    You should expect to travel around 379 miles (612 km)  between Dover and Edinburgh by train.
    On average the Dover to Edinburgh train time is 6 h 45 min  covering the 379 miles (612 km) long route, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and bank holidays.

    Some of the Dover train stations to Edinburgh you can start your journey from include Dover Priory and Dover, Town Centre (Pencester Rd). Similarly, some of the arrival train stations in Edinburgh include Edinburgh Waverley, Edinburgh Gateway and Edinburgh Park.

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

    Passengers board the train most frequently from Dover Priory, which is located around 0.6 miles (903 m) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Edinburgh Waverley, located 0.4 miles (659 m) away from the city centre.

    Take the Dover to Edinburgh train with London North Eastern Railway. However, it's always good to check out all possible train companies for the journey between Dover and Edinburgh as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
    The earliest train departing from Dover to Edinburgh leaves at 07: 00. The last train departing from Dover to Edinburgh leaves at 15: 48. You can find the latest Dover to Edinburgh train times on Omio and book the best time to leave for your journey on your chosen travel date.
    You can find a train from Dover to Edinburgh to cost on average £84 one way if you book within the next 7 days. But we recommend buying train tickets in advance to score the best deals and save money on your route. You’ll see tickets for the Dover to Edinburgh train generally on sale a few months before the planned travel date.

    Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

    Dover
    Edinburgh
    Dover Priory is the most popular Dover 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 Dover for your journey to Edinburgh.
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    Public transport options for Dover Priory
    Location for Rail Replacement Services: Station forecourt

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