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.
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1 h 36 m
Trains per day
Of the 6 trains that leave Edinburgh for Motherwell every day 6 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
|Average train duration||39 min|
|Average train ticket price||£11 (€13)|
|Train frequency||24 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there are 7 direct trains a day|
|Train companies||Scotrail, Cross Country or London North Eastern Railway|
Trains from Edinburgh to Motherwell cover the 32 miles long journey taking on average 39 min with our travel partners like Scotrail, Cross Country or London North Eastern Railway. Normally, there are 24 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around £11, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £8. Travellers depart most frequently from Edinburgh Waverley and arrive in Motherwell.
Travel to Motherwell from Edinburgh from £8 with Omio’s train partners ScotRail and CrossCountry! You can find the best timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the most popular trip for you.
CrossCountry is a fast speed train company in the United Kingdom and for your next train to Motherwell from Edinburgh you can choose between Standard Class and First Class tickets on Omio.
It’s easy to book your CrossCountry train ticket between Edinburgh and Motherwell online with Omio! Simply check the current CrossCountry train timetables for your ideal departure and arrival times, compare the best route from Edinburgh to Motherwell as well as relevant travel information (such as luggage policy and amenities offered onboard) for that train and book cheap CrossCountry train tickets online. Prices for CrossCountry trains to Motherwell from Edinburgh start at £8 one-way if you book in advance, and you can expect to travel around 32 miles (52 km). If you search for CrossCountry trains in the Omio app, you can check straight away if the CrossCountry tickets are mobile tickets, which makes it easier than ever to go paperless when travelling by train to Motherwell from Edinburgh. Let Omio do all the work for you finding the best Edinburgh to Motherwell CrossCountry train ticket so you can enjoy a smooth and comfortable journey!
CrossCountry from Edinburgh to Motherwell train information:
ScotRail is one of the best options when travelling by train to Motherwell from Edinburgh. Omio quickly shows you current ScotRail train timetables for the Edinburgh - Motherwell journey and makes it easier than ever for you to buy train tickets online for the cheapest, fastest or earliest trip available. The distance from Edinburgh to Motherwell is around 32 miles (52 km) and the cheapest ScotRail one-way ticket you can book starts at £12. As you check the latest Edinburgh to Motherwell train timetable from ScotRail for your ideal departure and arrival times, you can also review travel information, such as luggage policy and amenities offered onboard, and compare the best route available to arrive to Motherwell safely. If you search for ScotRail tickets in the Omio app, you can also see if they are mobile tickets so that you can travel paperless. Let Omio quickly find you the perfect ScotRail ticket between Edinburgh and Motherwell so you can spend more time enjoying the smooth and easy journey!
CrossCountry Trains and ScotRail offer direct trains from Edinburgh to Motherwell. Daily schedules begin with an early morning departure, and continue with hourly services throughout the day, until the final train from the capital leaves in late evening. Additional indirect services require a change at Bellshill. Journey times range from 40 minutes for the fastest direct trains to around an hour and 30 minutes for indirect routes. Sunday trains from Edinburgh to Motherwell are less frequent, with the first direct service leaving just after 10:00 a.m. Departures are from Edinburgh Waverley Station in the city centre, arriving at Motherwell Station, just north of the town centre.
Omio customers book a train from Edinburgh Waverley to Motherwell most frequently for this route.
The most popular departure train station with passengers for this journey, called Edinburgh Waverley, is located 0.4 miles (659 m) from the city centre of Edinburgh.
The most popular arrival train station, Motherwell, is located 0.2 miles (396 m) away from the city centre of Motherwell.
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