Edinburgh to Dover train

Cheap train tickets from Edinburgh to Dover

Showing times and prices for 29 May

Cheapest

£137

Average

£194

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.

Cheapest
12:30Edinburgh Waverley6h10 18:40Dover Priory
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£1371One-way
10:30Edinburgh Waverley6h10 16:40Dover Priory
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£2081One-way
09:30Edinburgh Waverley6h10 15:40Dover Priory
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£2081One-way
13:30Edinburgh Waverley6h10 19:40Dover Priory
1 change
£2081One-way
11:30Edinburgh Waverley6h10 17:40Dover Priory
1 change
£2081One-way

Train schedule Edinburgh to Dover

Showing trains for tomorrow, Sunday, 29 May
09:30Edinburgh Waverley6h10 15:40Dover Priory
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10:30Edinburgh Waverley6h10 16:40Dover Priory
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11:30Edinburgh Waverley6h10 17:40Dover Priory
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12:30Edinburgh Waverley6h10 18:40Dover Priory
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13:30Edinburgh Waverley6h10 19:40Dover Priory
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Fastest train times from Edinburgh to Dover

Showing times and prices for 29 May

Fastest Journey

6 h 10 m

Average

6 h 10 m

Trains per day

5

Distance

612 km

It's difficult to get from Edinburgh to Dover without changing at least once.

Fastest
10:30Edinburgh Waverley6h10 16:40Dover Priory
1 change
£2081One-way
Fastest
09:30Edinburgh Waverley6h10 15:40Dover Priory
1 change
£2081One-way
Fastest
12:30Edinburgh Waverley6h10 18:40Dover Priory
1 change
£1371One-way
Fastest
13:30Edinburgh Waverley6h10 19:40Dover Priory
1 change
£2081One-way
Fastest
11:30Edinburgh Waverley6h10 17:40Dover Priory
1 change
£2081One-way

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Overview: Train from Edinburgh to Dover

distanceDistance379 miles (612 km)
durationAverage train duration5 h 54 min
priceAverage train ticket price£98 (€110)
changesDirect trainYes
carriersTrain providersLondon North Eastern Railway

Trains from Edinburgh to Dover cover the 379 miles (612 km) long journey taking on average 5 h 54 min with our travel partners like London North Eastern Railway. There are direct train services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around £98, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £71. Travellers depart most frequently from Edinburgh Waverley and arrive in Dover Priory.

Travel Tips: Trains from Edinburgh to Dover

Travel by train to Dover 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 Dover.
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If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find a cheap train between Edinburgh and Dover for as little as £71  in the next 7 days.
The Edinburgh to Dover train ticket price is on average £98  if you are looking to buy your tickets for this route in the next week.
The Edinburgh to Dover train distance is approximately 379 miles (612 km).
While the time it takes to travel 379 miles (612 km) from Edinburgh to Dover can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and bank holidays, the train duration from Edinburgh to Dover is on average 5 h 54 min.

There are a few train stations in Edinburgh to start your journey from including Edinburgh Waverley, Edinburgh Gateway and Edinburgh Park. In Dover you have a few train station options to choose from for your arrival including Dover Priory and Dover, Town Centre (Pencester Rd).

Omio customers travelling this route depart most frequently from Edinburgh Waverley   and arrive in Dover Priory.

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

Take the Edinburgh to Dover train with London North Eastern Railway. However, it's always good to check out all possible train companies for the route from Edinburgh to Dover as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
The earliest train departing from Edinburgh to Dover leaves at 05: 56. The last train departing from Edinburgh to Dover leaves at 13: 30. You can find the latest Edinburgh to Dover train times on Omio and book the best time to leave for your journey on your chosen travel date.
The price of a one way train ticket from Edinburgh to Dover is on average £98 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 to Dover from Edinburgh available a few months in advance.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

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Dover
Edinburgh Waverley is the most popular Edinburgh 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 Edinburgh for your journey to Dover.
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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

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