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Train Information to Helensburgh from Edinburgh

distanceDistance59 miles (95 km)
durationAverage train duration2 h 9 min
priceAverage train ticket price£21 (€24)
changesDirect trainYes
carriersTrain companiesScotrail

Trains from Edinburgh to Helensburgh cover the 59 miles (95 km) long trip taking on average 2 h 9 min with our travel partners like Scotrail. There are direct train services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around £21, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £21. Travellers depart most frequently from Edinburgh Waverley and arrive in Helensburgh Central.

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Trains from Edinburgh to Helensburgh
Travel by train to Helensburgh 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 Helensburgh.
What is the cost of cheap trains to Helensburgh from Edinburgh?
Omio customers have found the cheapest trains between Edinburgh and Helensburgh to cost as little as £21  in the next 7 days.
How much does the train from Edinburgh to Helensburgh cost on average?
If you’re looking to buy tickets for this route in the next 7 days, you’ll find that Edinburgh to Helensburgh train prices are on average £21  one way.
How many miles is it from Edinburgh to Helensburgh by train?
You should expect to travel around 59 miles (95 km)  between Edinburgh and Helensburgh by train.
What is the average Edinburgh to Helensburgh train duration?
While the time it takes to travel 59 miles (95 km) to Helensburgh from Edinburgh can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and bank holidays, the train duration from Edinburgh to Helensburgh is on average 2 h 9 min.
When travelling by train from Edinburgh to Helensburgh, which train station in Edinburgh do I depart from and which train station in Helensburgh do I arrive in?

When departing from Edinburgh, you have various train station options to start your trip from including Edinburgh Waverley, Edinburgh Haymarket and Edinburgh Gateway. When arriving in Helensburgh, you can end your route in train stations like Helensburgh Central and Helensburgh Upper.

Omio customers book a train from Edinburgh Waverley   to Helensburgh Central   most frequently for this route.

Where is the Edinburgh train station located? Where is the Helensburgh train station located?

The most popular departure train station with passengers for this route, called Edinburgh Waverley, is located 0 mile (s) / 0 km from the city centre of Edinburgh.

The most popular arrival train station, Helensburgh Central, is located 0 mile (s) / 0 km away from the city centre of Helensburgh.

Which train companies can take me from Edinburgh to Helensburgh?
For the best Edinburgh to Helensburgh train to book, you can travel safely and comfortably with Scotrail. However, it's always good to check all possible train providers with services from Edinburgh to Helensburgh to compare what amenities they may offer.
What time is the earliest train from Edinburgh to Helensburgh? What time is the last train from Edinburgh to Helensburgh?
The earliest train departing from Edinburgh to Helensburgh leaves at 07: 05. The last train departing from Edinburgh to Helensburgh leaves at 08: 08. You can find the latest Edinburgh to Helensburgh train schedule on Omio and book the best time to leave for your journey on your chosen travel date.
When should I book Edinburgh Helensburgh train tickets to score the best deals?
The price of a one way train ticket from Edinburgh to Helensburgh is on average £21 if you buy 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 from Edinburgh to Helensburgh available a few months in advance.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

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 Helensburgh.
Amenities at station
Ticket office hours
Sun: 07: 00 - 23: 59 | Mon - Sat: 05: 00 - 23: 59
Connections to/from station
Bus lines: 21, 25, 30, 36, 61, 62, 77, BLQ
Monorail lines: Marconi Express
Train lines: FR, FA, FB, IC, ICN, R, Italo, ÖBB EC, EN

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