Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) to Helensburgh Central (HLC) train

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Cheap train tickets from Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) to Helensburgh Central (HLC)

Showing times and prices for 21 May

Cheapest

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

Scotrail
06:001h43
Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
07:43Helensburgh Central (HLC)
£231One-way
0 changes

Train timetableEdinburgh Waverley (EDB) to Helensburgh Central (HLC)

Showing trains for tomorrow, Tuesday, 21 May
Scotrail
06:001h43
Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
07:43Helensburgh Central (HLC)
0 changes

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Train times from Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) to Helensburgh Central (HLC)

Showing times and prices for 21 May

Fastest Journey

1 h 43 m

Average

1 h 43 m

Trains per day

1

Distance

96 km

Of the 1 trains that leave Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) for Helensburgh Central (HLC) every day 1 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Scotrail
06:001h43
Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
07:43Helensburgh Central (HLC)
£231One-way
0 changes

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Overview: Train from Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) to Helensburgh Central (HLC)

distanceDistance60 miles
durationAverage train duration1 h 43 min
priceAverage train ticket price£21 (€24)
frequencyTrain frequency25 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 15 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesScotRail

Trains from Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) to Helensburgh Central (HLC) cover the 60 miles long trip taking on average 1 h 43 min with our travel partners like ScotRail. Normally, there are 25 trains operating per day. While the average ticket price for this route costs around £21, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £15. Travellers depart most frequently from Edinburgh Waverley and arrive in Helensburgh Central.

Train companies: ScotRail trains Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) to Helensburgh Central (HLC)

You can travel by train to Helensburgh Central (HLC) from Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) with ScotRail for as low as £26. When you search for timetables and tickets, Omio will show you the best journey.

Scotrail is a train operating company in Scotland, providing rail services throughout the country. It operates a wide range of services, from commuter trains to long-distance intercity services. The company operates a variety of train types, including the Class 380, Class 385, Class 156, Class 158 and Class 170. These trains offer a range of onboard facilities, such as free Wi-Fi, power sockets, and comfortable seating. Scotrail also offers a range of ticket types, including Advance, Off-Peak, and Anytime tickets. The most popular routes for Scotrail include Glasgow to Edinburgh, Glasgow to Inverness, and Edinburgh to Aberdeen.

ScotRail from Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) to Helensburgh Central (HLC) train information:

  • Average Duration: 1 h 43 min
  • Cheapest Price: £26
  • ScotRail frequency: 25 a day

FAQs: Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) to Helensburgh Central (HLC) train

FAQs: Travel by train from Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) to Helensburgh Central (HLC) 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 Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) to Helensburgh Central (HLC).
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Cheap train tickets from Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) to Helensburgh Central (HLC) can start from as little as £15 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) to Helensburgh Central (HLC) is £21; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
On average the Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) to Helensburgh Central (HLC) train travel time is 1 h 43 min   for the 60 mile long journey, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) to Helensburgh Central (HLC) leaves at 06: 00. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) to Helensburgh Central (HLC) leaves at 18: 22.
There are 25 trains a day from Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) to Helensburgh Central (HLC) which require at least one change with ScotRail. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer trains.
When taking a train from Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) to Helensburgh Central (HLC), you can count on ScotRail for the best way to get you to Helensburgh Central (HLC). You can also check all possible train providers who offer a service to Helensburgh Central (HLC) from 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 18: 22.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Edinburgh Waverley, which is located around 0.4 miles (727 m) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Helensburgh Central, located 0.4 miles (562 m) away from the city centre.

The cheapest month for a train from Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) to Helensburgh Central (HLC) is January.
Yes, you can take a train from Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) to Helensburgh Central (HLC).

Trains departing from 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.

Trains arriving to Helensburgh Central

Distance from Helensburgh Central to city center
Distance from Helensburgh Central to city center
0.4 miles (562 m)
How to get to this station?
How to get to this station?
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Buses pick up/drop off on East Princess Street
Amenities at station
Wifi
Wifi
Shopping
Shopping
Type of shops available: News kiosk
Dining
Dining
Information Desk
Information Desk
Information available from staff: Yes - from help point, Yes - from ticket office | Helpline Contact: Tel: 0800 046 1634 and 18001 0800 046 1634 (Deaf and customers who are hard of hearing) | Passenger Information Systems: Departure screens, Arrival screens
Accessibility
Accessibility
Staff help available: Yes | Step free access coverage: Yes | Step free access note: This is a Category A station. This station has step-free access to all platforms. The Passenger Assist meeting point is at the Ticket Office Blue Badge parking bays: 2 | Accessible car park equipment: Wheelchair users may require assistance using car park equipment at this station | Accessible ticket machines: There are accessible ticket machines at this station | Accessible toilets: Yes | Ramp for train access: Yes | Wheelchairs available: Yes | Impaired mobility set down / pick up points available: No

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