The cheapest trains from Edinburgh to Milton Keynes

Showing times and prices for 18 Oct

Cheapest

£114

Average

£175

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 Milton Keynes will cost around £ 175 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 114.

Cheapest
10:12Edinburgh Waverley5h02 15:14Milton Keynes Central
2 changes
£1141One-way
Cheapest
14:52Edinburgh Waverley4h40 19:32Milton Keynes Central
1 changes
£1141One-way
Cheapest
14:52Edinburgh Waverley5h08 20:00Milton Keynes Central
0 changes
£1141One-way
Cheapest
08:12Edinburgh Waverley5h36 13:48Milton Keynes Central
1 changes
£1141One-way
Cheapest
10:12Edinburgh Waverley5h34 15:46Milton Keynes Central
1 changes
£1141One-way

Timetable Edinburgh to Milton Keynes

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08:12Edinburgh Waverley5h36 13:48Milton Keynes Central
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08:52Edinburgh Waverley4h56 13:48Milton Keynes Central
0 changes
08:52Edinburgh Waverley5h06 13:58Milton Keynes Central
0 changes
10:12Edinburgh Waverley5h02 15:14Milton Keynes Central
0 changes
10:12Edinburgh Waverley5h34 15:46Milton Keynes Central
0 changes
10:52Edinburgh Waverley4h54 15:46Milton Keynes Central
0 changes
10:52Edinburgh Waverley5h06 15:58Milton Keynes Central
0 changes
12:12Edinburgh Waverley5h37 17:49Milton Keynes Central
0 changes
12:52Edinburgh Waverley5h06 17:58Milton Keynes Central
0 changes
12:52Edinburgh Waverley4h57 17:49Milton Keynes Central
0 changes
14:52Edinburgh Waverley4h40 19:32Milton Keynes Central
0 changes
14:52Edinburgh Waverley5h08 20:00Milton Keynes Central
0 changes

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COMPARE Prices across different modes

Mon
18 Oct
£108First Transpennine Express
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£54easyJet
Tue
19 Oct
£64Avanti West Coast
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£45easyJet
Wed
20 Oct
£39Avanti West Coast
£18National Express
£33easyJet
Fri
22 Oct
£77Avanti West Coast
£23National Express
£31easyJet
Sat
23 Oct
£39Avanti West Coast
£23National Express
£35easyJet
Sun
24 Oct
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£23National Express
£35easyJet
Tue
26 Oct
£68Avanti West Coast
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£31easyJet
Thu
28 Oct
£69Avanti West Coast
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£34easyJet
Fri
29 Oct
£78Avanti West Coast
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£63BA Cityflyer
Sat
30 Oct
£47Avanti West Coast
£23National Express
£52easyJet
Sun
31 Oct
£107First Transpennine Express
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£87easyJet
Mon
1 Nov
£55Avanti West Coast
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£33easyJet
Wed
3 Nov
£40Avanti West Coast
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£31easyJet
Thu
4 Nov
£59Avanti West Coast
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£31easyJet
Fri
5 Nov
£68Avanti West Coast
£23National Express
£35easyJet
Sat
6 Nov
£43Avanti West Coast
£23National Express
£35easyJet

The fastest trains from Edinburgh to Milton Keynes

Showing times and prices for 18 Oct

Fastest Journey

4 h 40 m

Average

5 h 8 m

Trains per day

12

Distance

463 km

Of the 12 trains that leave Edinburgh for Milton Keynes every day 4 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct trains cover the 463 km distance in an average of 5 h 8 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 4 h 40 m .

The slowest trains will take 5 h 37 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.

Fastest
14:52Edinburgh Waverley4h40 19:32Milton Keynes Central
1 changes
£1141One-way
10:52Edinburgh Waverley4h54 15:46Milton Keynes Central
2 changes
£3101One-way
08:52Edinburgh Waverley4h56 13:48Milton Keynes Central
2 changes
£3101One-way
12:52Edinburgh Waverley4h57 17:49Milton Keynes Central
2 changes
£3101One-way
10:12Edinburgh Waverley5h02 15:14Milton Keynes Central
2 changes
£1141One-way

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Train Information to Milton Keynes from Edinburgh

distanceDistance287 miles (463 km)
durationAverage train duration4 h 56 min
priceAverage train ticket price£73 (€82)
frequencyTrain frequency10 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 10 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersAvanti West Coast

Trains from Edinburgh to Milton Keynes cover the 287 miles (463 km) long journey taking on average 4 h 56 min with our travel partners like Avanti West Coast. Normally, there are 10 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this route for as low as £39, but the average price of train tickets is £73. Travellers depart most frequently from Edinburgh Waverley and arrive in Milton Keynes Central.

Travel Tips

Trains from Edinburgh to Milton Keynes
Travel by train to Milton Keynes 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 Milton Keynes.
FAQs
What is the price of the cheapest train to Milton Keynes from Edinburgh?
If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find a cheap train from Edinburgh to Milton Keynes for as little as £39  in the next 7 days.
What is the cost of a train ticket from Edinburgh to Milton Keynes on average?
If you’re looking to buy your train tickets in the next week, you can expect the Edinburgh to Milton Keynes train price to come in at an average of £73  one way.
What is the distance to Milton Keynes from Edinburgh by train?
When travelling this route you should expect the distance to Milton Keynes from Edinburgh via train to be approximately 287 miles (463 km).
What is the average Edinburgh to Milton Keynes train duration?
On average the Edinburgh to Milton Keynes train time is 4 h 56 min  covering the 287 miles (463 km) long route, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and bank holidays.
What is the departure train station in Edinburgh and arrival train station in Milton Keynes?

There are a few train stations in Edinburgh to start your route from including Edinburgh Waverley, Edinburgh Haymarket and Edinburgh Gateway. In Milton Keynes you have a few train station options to choose from for your arrival including Milton Keynes Central and Milton Keynes, Wolverton.

Omio customers travelling this route depart most frequently from Edinburgh Waverley   and arrive in Milton Keynes Central.

Where is the Edinburgh train station located? Where is the Milton Keynes train station located?

Passengers board the train most frequently from Edinburgh Waverley, which is located around 0 mile (s) / 0 km away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Milton Keynes Central, located 1 mile (s) / 1 km away from the city centre.

What train providers go from Edinburgh to Milton Keynes?
When taking a train from Edinburgh to Milton Keynes, you can count on Avanti West Coast for the best way to get you to Milton Keynes. You can also check all possible train providers who offer a service between Edinburgh and Milton Keynes and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.
How many trains are there from Edinburgh to Milton Keynes a day?
On average, there are 10 trains a day from Edinburgh to Milton Keynes. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
What time is the earliest train from Edinburgh to Milton Keynes? What time is the last train from Edinburgh to Milton Keynes?
If you prefer early morning trains from Edinburgh to Milton Keynes, the first train leaves at 07: 12. If you prefer late night trains from Edinburgh to Milton Keynes, the last train of the day leaves at 10: 13. Omio shows you the latest train from Edinburgh to Milton Keynes schedule to help you book the best departure time for this route.
How early should I book train tickets from Edinburgh to Milton Keynes to score the best deals?
You can find a train to Milton Keynes from Edinburgh to cost on average £73 one way if you book within the next 7 days. But we recommend buying train tickets in advance to score the best deals and save money on your route. You’ll see tickets for the Edinburgh to Milton Keynes train generally on sale a few months before the planned travel date.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Edinburgh
Milton Keynes
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 Milton Keynes.
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxiTaxi
ticketOfficeHours
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