Edinburgh to Darlington train

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Cheap train tickets from Edinburgh to Darlington

Showing times and prices for 26 May

Cheapest

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

Cross Country
09:082h01
Edinburgh
11:09Darlington
£461One-way
0 changes
London North Eastern Railway
09:301h57
Edinburgh
11:27Darlington
£481One-way
0 changes
London North Eastern Railway
10:002h50
Edinburgh
12:50Darlington
£481One-way
0 changes
London North Eastern Railway
10:301h55
Edinburgh
12:25Darlington
£481One-way
0 changes
Cross Country
10:082h52
Edinburgh
13:00Darlington
£491One-way
0 changes

Train timetableEdinburgh to Darlington

Showing trains for tomorrow, Sunday, 26 May
Cross Country
09:082h01
Edinburgh
11:09Darlington
0 changes
London North Eastern Railway
10:002h50
Edinburgh
12:50Darlington
0 changes
London North Eastern Railway
10:301h55
Edinburgh
12:25Darlington
0 changes
London North Eastern Railway
09:301h57
Edinburgh
11:27Darlington
0 changes
Cross Country
10:082h52
Edinburgh
13:00Darlington
0 changes

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Train times from Edinburgh to Darlington

Showing times and prices for 26 May

Fastest Journey

1 h 55 m

Average

2 h 19 m

Trains per day

5

Distance

190 km

Of the 5 trains that leave Edinburgh for Darlington 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
10:301h55
Edinburgh
12:25Darlington
£481One-way
0 changes
London North Eastern Railway
09:301h57
Edinburgh
11:27Darlington
£481One-way
0 changes
Cross Country
09:082h01
Edinburgh
11:09Darlington
£461One-way
0 changes
London North Eastern Railway
10:002h50
Edinburgh
12:50Darlington
£481One-way
0 changes
Cross Country
10:082h52
Edinburgh
13:00Darlington
£491One-way
0 changes

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Overview: Train from Edinburgh to Darlington

distanceDistance117 miles
durationAverage train duration1 h 55 min
priceAverage train ticket price£40 (€45)
frequencyTrain frequency25 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 24 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersEast Coast, CrossCountry or TransPennine Express

Trains from Edinburgh to Darlington cover the 117 miles long route taking on average 1 h 55 min with our travel partners like East Coast, CrossCountry or TransPennine Express. Normally, there are 25 trains operating per day. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around £40, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £23. Travellers depart most frequently from Edinburgh Waverley and arrive in Darlington.

Train providers: East Coast, CrossCountry and TransPennine Express trains Edinburgh to Darlington

You can travel by train between Edinburgh and Darlington with East Coast, CrossCountry and TransPennine Express for as low as £123. When you search for timetables and tickets, Omio will show you the best route.

LNER is a train company based in the United Kingdom. It operates a wide range of services, from high-speed intercity trains to local services. Its most popular routes include London to Edinburgh, London to Leeds, and London to York. LNER offers a variety of train types, including the Azuma, InterCity 225, and HST. The Azuma is a modern, high-speed train that offers comfortable seating and onboard Wi-Fi. The InterCity 225 is a classic train that offers a more traditional experience. The HST is a high-speed train that offers a smooth ride and plenty of legroom. LNER offers a variety of ticket types, including Advance, Anytime, and Off-Peak. Advance tickets are the cheapest option and must be booked in advance. Anytime tickets are more expensive but can be used at any time. Off-Peak tickets are the most affordable option for travelling during off-peak times. Onboard facilities include comfortable seating, Wi-Fi, power sockets, and a range of food and drink options. LNER also offers a range of discounts and special offers, making it an affordable and convenient way to travel.

Edinburgh to Darlington train information with East Coast:

  • Average Duration: 1 h 54 min
  • Cheapest Price: £123
  • East Coast frequency: 16 a day

FAQs: Edinburgh to Darlington train

FAQs: Travel by train from Edinburgh to Darlington 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 Darlington.
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from Edinburgh to Darlington can start from as little as £23 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Edinburgh to Darlington is £40; 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 to Darlington train travel time is 1 h 55 min   for the 117 mile long route, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Edinburgh to Darlington leaves at 05: 48. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Edinburgh to Darlington leaves at 16: 30.
There are 25 trains a day from Edinburgh to Darlington which require at least one change with East Coast, CrossCountry or TransPennine Express. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer trains.
For the best Edinburgh to Darlington train to buy, you can travel safely and comfortably with East Coast, CrossCountry or TransPennine Express. However, it's always good to check all possible train providers with services from Edinburgh to Darlington to compare what amenities they may offer.

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 Darlington, located 0.6 miles (911 m) away from the city centre.

The cheapest month for a train from Edinburgh to Darlington is March.
You have options as you can travel to Darlington from Edinburgh 2 different ways: train or coach.

Important Stations and Airports in Edinburgh and Darlington

Edinburgh
Darlington
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 Darlington from Edinburgh.
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ParkingParking
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TaxisTaxis
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ticketOfficeHours
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
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.
Edinburgh GatewayWifiParkingAccessibility
Amenities at station
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Public transport options for Edinburgh Gateway
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Buses pick up/drop off from the bus stops outside the station
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ParkingParking
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Public transport options for Edinburgh Park
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Buses pick up/drop off from Platform 2 bus stop, adjacent to Herminston Gate
Edinburgh, Airport

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