Edinburgh to Peterborough train

Cheap train tickets from Edinburgh to Peterborough

Showing times and prices for 19 Aug

Cheapest

£77

Average

£77

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
11:30Edinburgh Waverley3h57 15:27Peterborough
1 change
£771One-way
Cheapest
19:36Edinburgh Waverley4h21 23:57Peterborough
0 changes
£771One-way
Cheapest
18:30Edinburgh Waverley4h07 22:37Peterborough
0 changes
£771One-way

Train schedule Edinburgh to Peterborough

Showing trains for tomorrow, Friday, 19 August
11:30Edinburgh Waverley3h57 15:27Peterborough
1 change
18:30Edinburgh Waverley4h07 22:37Peterborough
0 changes
19:36Edinburgh Waverley4h21 23:57Peterborough
0 changes

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Fastest train times from Edinburgh to Peterborough

Showing times and prices for 19 Aug

Fastest Journey

3 h 57 m

Average

4 h 8 m

Trains per day

3

Distance

422 km

Of the 3 trains that leave Edinburgh for Peterborough every day 2 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Fastest
11:30Edinburgh Waverley3h57 15:27Peterborough
1 change
£771One-way
18:30Edinburgh Waverley4h07 22:37Peterborough
0 changes
£771One-way
19:36Edinburgh Waverley4h21 23:57Peterborough
0 changes
£771One-way

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Overview: Train from Edinburgh to Peterborough

distanceDistance261 miles
durationAverage train duration3 h 57 min
priceAverage train ticket price£63 (€71)
frequencyTrain frequency14 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 14 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesLondon North Eastern Railway or Cross Country

Trains from Edinburgh to Peterborough cover the 261 miles long trip taking on average 3 h 57 min with our travel partners like London North Eastern Railway or Cross Country. Normally, there are 14 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around £63, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £47. Travellers depart most frequently from Edinburgh Waverley and arrive in Peterborough.

Train companies: CrossCountry trains Edinburgh to Peterborough

Find the best trains between Edinburgh and Peterborough with Omio's travel partners CrossCountry from £47. We can find you the best deals, timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the best route.

CrossCountry

CrossCountry is a fast speed train company in the United Kingdom and for your next train to Peterborough from Edinburgh you can choose between Standard Class and First Class tickets on Omio.

Save time and money by searching for and booking your CrossCountry train between Edinburgh and Peterborough online with Omio! If you’re looking for the cheapest, fastest or earliest CrossCountry train to Peterborough from Edinburgh, Omio can help you out every step of the way. Check current CrossCountry train timetables for the ideal departure and arrival times, compare the best connections for the 261 miles (421 km) journey to Peterborough from Edinburgh as well as ticket information for the train (such as luggage policy and amenities offered onboard), and then book a cheap train ticket – all in one convenient place. If you are using the Omio app to search for trains from Edinburgh to Peterborough, you can check straight away if the CrossCountry ticket is a mobile ticket, which makes it easy for you to go paperless when travelling without needing to purchase tickets in person at the train station. Buy your official CrossCountry Edinburgh to Peterborough train tickets online on Omio quickly and easily and enjoy the travel experience!

    Travel Tips: Trains from Edinburgh to Peterborough

    Travel by train to Peterborough 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 Peterborough.
    FAQs
    Omio customers have found cheap train tickets to Peterborough from Edinburgh for as low as £47  for the next 7 days.
    The Edinburgh to Peterborough train ticket price is on average £63  if you are looking to buy your tickets for this journey in the next week.
    The distance between Edinburgh and Peterborough by train is approximately 261 miles.
    The Edinburgh to Peterborough train duration is on average 3 h 57 min, which is to be expected when travelling 261 miles between Edinburgh and Peterborough. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and bank holidays.

    Omio customers travelling this route book their trains from Edinburgh Waverley   to Peterborough.

    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 Peterborough, located 0.1 miles (231 m) away from the city centre.

    When taking a train from Edinburgh to Peterborough, you can count on London North Eastern Railway or Cross Country for the best way to get you to Peterborough. You can also check all possible train companies who offer a service from Edinburgh to Peterborough and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.
    The average number of trains departing Edinburgh for Peterborough is 14 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
    If you prefer early morning trains from Edinburgh to Peterborough, the first train leaves at 04: 48. If you prefer late night trains from Edinburgh to Peterborough, the last train of the day leaves at 18: 36. Omio shows you the latest train from Edinburgh to Peterborough schedule to help you book the best departure time for this trip.
    In general, we recommend booking tickets for trains in advance to score the best deals from all possible train providers offering this trip and save money. If you purchase train tickets from Edinburgh to Peterborough within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average £63 one way. To find the best prices for this trip, consider booking your train ticket from Edinburgh to Peterborough a few months in advance.

    Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

    Edinburgh
    Peterborough
    The major railway station for departures from Edinburgh is Edinburgh Waverley. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Edinburgh Waverley for your trip to Peterborough from Edinburgh.
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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
    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.
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    Location for Rail Replacement Services: Buses pick up/drop off from the bus stops outside the station
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    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

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