Edinburgh to Penzance train

Tue, 21 May
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Cheap train tickets from Edinburgh to Penzance

Showing times and prices for 21 May

Cheapest

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

Great Western Railway
09:2410h46
Edinburgh
20:10Penzance
£1611One-way
0 changes
Great Western Railway
06:2310h45
Edinburgh
17:08Penzance
£1621One-way
0 changes
Avanti West Coast
06:5212h33
Edinburgh
19:25Penzance
£1751One-way
0 changes

Train timetableEdinburgh to Penzance

Showing trains for tomorrow, Tuesday, 21 May
Great Western Railway
06:2310h45
Edinburgh
17:08Penzance
0 changes
Great Western Railway
09:2410h46
Edinburgh
20:10Penzance
0 changes
Avanti West Coast
06:5212h33
Edinburgh
19:25Penzance
0 changes

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Train times from Edinburgh to Penzance

Showing times and prices for 21 May

Fastest Journey

10 h 45 m

Average

11 h 21 m

Trains per day

3

Distance

667 km

Of the 3 trains that leave Edinburgh for Penzance every day 3 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Great Western Railway
06:2310h45
Edinburgh
17:08Penzance
£1621One-way
0 changes
Great Western Railway
09:2410h46
Edinburgh
20:10Penzance
£1611One-way
0 changes
Avanti West Coast
06:5212h33
Edinburgh
19:25Penzance
£1751One-way
0 changes

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Overview: Train from Edinburgh to Penzance

distanceDistance414 miles
durationAverage train duration10 h 32 min
priceAverage train ticket price£158 (€176)
frequencyTrain frequency3 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 2 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesGreat Western Rail, CrossCountry or Virgin Trains

Trains from Edinburgh to Penzance cover the 414 miles long trip taking on average 10 h 32 min with our travel partners like Great Western Rail, CrossCountry or Virgin Trains. Normally, there are 3 trains operating per day. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around £158, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £140. Travellers depart most frequently from Edinburgh Waverley and arrive in Penzance.

Train providers: Great Western Rail, CrossCountry and Virgin Trains trains Edinburgh to Penzance

Travel between Edinburgh and Penzance from £764 with Omio’s train partners Great Western Rail, CrossCountry and Virgin Trains! You can find the best timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the most affordable trip for you.

Avanti West Coast is a train company based in the United Kingdom. It operates high-speed trains between London and major cities in the UK, including Birmingham, Manchester, Liverpool, Glasgow and Edinburgh. The company offers a range of ticket types, including Standard, First Class and Advance tickets. Onboard facilities include free Wi-Fi, power sockets, comfortable seating and a range of food and drinks. The most popular routes for Avanti West Coast are London to Birmingham, London to Manchester and London to Glasgow. The company operates a fleet of Pendolino and Super Voyager trains, which offer a smooth and comfortable journey.

Virgin Trains from Edinburgh to Penzance train information:

  • Average Duration: 9 h 57 min
  • Cheapest Price: £764
  • Virgin Trains frequency: 1 a day

FAQs: Edinburgh to Penzance train

FAQs: Travel by train from Edinburgh to Penzance 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 Penzance.
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from Edinburgh to Penzance can start from as little as £140 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Edinburgh to Penzance is £158; 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 Penzance train time is 10 h 32 min   covering the 414 mile long trip, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Edinburgh to Penzance leaves at 05: 40. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Edinburgh to Penzance leaves at 11: 30.
There are 3 trains a day from Edinburgh to Penzance which require at least one change with Great Western Rail, CrossCountry or Virgin Trains. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer trains.
When taking a train from Edinburgh to Penzance, you can count on Great Western Rail, CrossCountry or Virgin Trains for the best way to get you to Penzance. You can also check all possible train providers who offer a service from Edinburgh to Penzance and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.

When departing from Edinburgh, you have various train station options to start your journey from including Edinburgh Waverley, Edinburgh Gateway and Edinburgh Park. When arriving in Penzance, you can end your trip in train stations like Penzance and Penzance Quay.

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 Penzance, located 0.8 miles (1.3 km) away from the city centre.

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

Important Stations and Airports in Edinburgh and Penzance

Edinburgh
Penzance
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 Penzance.
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WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ShoppingShopping
ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
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
WifiWifi
ParkingParking
AccessibilityAccessibility
Public transport options for Edinburgh Gateway
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Buses pick up/drop off from the bus stops outside the station
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
ParkingParking
AccessibilityAccessibility
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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