Cheap train tickets from Edinburgh to Burton-on-Trent

Showing times and prices for 27 May

Cheapest

£157

Average

£157

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 Edinburgh to Burton-on-Trent will cost around £ 157 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 157.

Cross Country
10:06Edinburgh4h31 14:37Burton-on-Trent
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£1571One-way
Cross Country
11:00Edinburgh4h49 15:49Burton-on-Trent
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£1571One-way
Cross Country
11:06Edinburgh4h31 15:37Burton-on-Trent
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£1571One-way

Train schedule Edinburgh to Burton-on-Trent

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Cross Country
10:06Edinburgh4h31 14:37Burton-on-Trent
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Cross Country
11:00Edinburgh4h49 15:49Burton-on-Trent
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Cross Country
11:06Edinburgh4h31 15:37Burton-on-Trent
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Fri
27 May
£157Cross Country
£55easyJet
Sat
28 May
£80Cross Country
£43easyJet
Tue
31 May
£74London North Eastern Railway
£38easyJet
Wed
1 Jun
£74Cross Country
£41easyJet
Thu
2 Jun
£74Cross Country
£36easyJet

Fastest train times from Edinburgh to Burton-on-Trent

Showing times and prices for 27 May

Fastest Journey

4 h 31 m

Average

4 h 37 m

Trains per day

3

Distance

364 km

Of the 3 trains that leave Edinburgh for Burton-on-Trent every day 3 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct trains cover the 364 km distance in an average of 4 h 37 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 4 h 31 m .

The slowest trains will take 4 h 49 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.

Cross Country
11:06Edinburgh4h31 15:37Burton-on-Trent
0 changes
£1571One-way
Cross Country
10:06Edinburgh4h31 14:37Burton-on-Trent
0 changes
£1571One-way
Cross Country
11:00Edinburgh4h49 15:49Burton-on-Trent
0 changes
£1571One-way

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Overview: Train from Edinburgh to Burton-on-Trent

distanceDistance225 miles (363 km)
durationAverage train duration4 h 23 min
priceAverage train ticket price£106 (€119)
frequencyTrain frequency7 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 7 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesCross Country

Trains from Edinburgh to Burton-on-Trent cover the 225 miles (363 km) long trip taking on average 4 h 23 min with our travel partners like Cross Country. Normally, there are 7 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this route for as low as £73, but the average price of train tickets is £106. Travellers depart most frequently from Edinburgh Waverley and arrive in Burton-on-Trent.

Train companies: CrossCountry trains Edinburgh to Burton-on-Trent

You can travel by train between Edinburgh and Burton-on-Trent with CrossCountry for as low as £73. When you search for timetables and tickets, Omio will show you the best trip.

CrossCountry

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

If you’re looking for a smooth and easy train between Edinburgh and Burton-on-Trent, check Omio for CrossCountry trains offering this journey. Whether you are looking for the fastest, earliest or cheapest train to take for this 225 miles (363 km) route between Edinburgh and Burton-on-Trent, Omio makes it easier than ever to find CrossCountry trains at affordable prices, and you can also quickly book train tickets online. Check the current CrossCountry train timetables for your ideal departure and arrival times, compare the best route to Burton-on-Trent from Edinburgh as well as relevant ticket information (such as luggage policy and amenities offered onboard), and book your CrossCountry train on Omio. If you search for trains to Burton-on-Trent from Edinburgh in the Omio app, you can quickly see if the CrossCountry tickets are mobile tickets, making it convenient for you to go paperless when travelling. With prices for CrossCountry trains from Edinburgh to Burton-on-Trent starting at £74, buy your official CrossCountry tickets with Omio online quickly and easily!

Train information from Edinburgh to Burton-on-Trent with CrossCountry:

  • Average Duration: 5 h 27 min
  • Average Price: £74
  • CrossCountry frequency: 7 a day

When you buy your CrossCountry train tickets between Edinburgh and Burton-on-Trent don't forget to keep the following COVID-19 related policies in mind:

  • 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 Edinburgh to Burton-on-Trent

Travel by train to Burton-on-Trent 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 to Burton-on-Trent.
FAQs

How much do cheap trains from Edinburgh to Burton-on-Trent cost?

You can find a cheap train from Edinburgh to Burton-on-Trent for some dates and times for as low as £73  one way in the next 7 days.

How much is a train ticket from Edinburgh to Burton-on-Trent?

If you’re looking to buy tickets for this journey in the next 7 days, you’ll find that Edinburgh to Burton-on-Trent train prices are on average £106  one way.

What is the distance to Burton-on-Trent from Edinburgh via train?

The Edinburgh to Burton-on-Trent train distance is approximately 225 miles (363 km).

How long is the train journey between Edinburgh and Burton-on-Trent?

On average the Edinburgh to Burton-on-Trent train time is 4 h 23 min  covering the 225 miles (363 km) long journey, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and bank holidays.

When travelling by train from Edinburgh to Burton-on-Trent, which train station in Edinburgh do I depart from and which train station in Burton-on-Trent do I arrive in?

Omio customers travelling this route depart most frequently from Edinburgh Waverley   and arrive in Burton-on-Trent.

Where is the Edinburgh train station located? Where is the Burton-on-Trent train station located?

The most popular departure train station with passengers for this trip, called Edinburgh Waverley, is located 0.4 miles (659 m) from the city centre of Edinburgh.

The most popular arrival train station, Burton-on-Trent, is located 0.1 miles (243 m) away from the city centre of Burton-on-Trent.

Which train providers can take me between Edinburgh and Burton-on-Trent?

When taking a train from Edinburgh to Burton-on-Trent, you can count on Cross Country for the best way to get you to Burton-on-Trent. You can also check all possible train companies who offer a service to Burton-on-Trent from Edinburgh and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.

How many trains per day are there from Edinburgh to Burton-on-Trent?

The average number of trains departing Edinburgh for Burton-on-Trent is 7 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.

When is the earliest train from Edinburgh to Burton-on-Trent? When is the last train from Edinburgh to Burton-on-Trent?

If you prefer early morning trains from Edinburgh to Burton-on-Trent, the first train leaves at 07: 08. If you prefer late night trains from Edinburgh to Burton-on-Trent, the last train of the day leaves at 12: 09. Omio shows you the latest train from Edinburgh to Burton-on-Trent schedule to help you book the best departure time for this journey.

How far in advance should I book train tickets from Edinburgh to Burton-on-Trent for the best deals?

If you buy Edinburgh to Burton-on-Trent train tickets within the next 7 days, you can find one way tickets to cost on average £106. However, booking in advance gives you access to the best prices for trains between Edinburgh and Burton-on-Trent. Look out for train tickets for this route to go on sale a few months before your planned departure date to find the best deals.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Edinburgh
Burton-on-Trent
The major railway station for departures from Edinburgh is Edinburgh Waverley. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Edinburgh Waverley for your trip to Burton-on-Trent from Edinburgh.
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ParkingParking
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Phone Number
+44 3457114141
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Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Sat: 05: 00 - 23: 59 | Sun: 07: 00 - 23: 59
Public transport options for Edinburgh Waverley
Bus lines: 22, 30, 33, X22, X25, X37
Train lines: Avanti West Coast, Caledonian Sleeper, CrossCountry, LNER, ScotRail, Transpennine Express