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Overview: Train from Edinburgh to Plymouth

distanceDistance386 miles (623 km)
durationAverage train duration8 h 41 min
priceAverage train ticket price£118 (€134)
changesDirect trainYes

Trains from Edinburgh to Plymouth cover the 386 miles (623 km) long trip taking on average 8 h 41 min with our travel partners like. There are direct train services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this route for as low as £118, but the average price of train tickets is £118. Travellers depart most frequently from Edinburgh Waverley and arrive in Plymouth.

Travel Tips: Trains from Edinburgh to Plymouth

Travel by train to Plymouth 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 Plymouth.

How much do cheap train tickets from Edinburgh to Plymouth cost?

Omio customers have found the cheapest trains between Edinburgh and Plymouth to cost as little as £118  in the next 7 days.

What is the average cost of a train from Edinburgh to Plymouth?

If you’re looking to book your train tickets in the next week, you can expect the Edinburgh to Plymouth train price to come in at an average of £118  one way.

How far is it from Edinburgh to Plymouth by train?

The Edinburgh to Plymouth train distance is approximately 386 miles (623 km).

What is the average Edinburgh to Plymouth train duration?

The train time to Plymouth from Edinburgh is on average 8 h 41 min  for the 386 miles (623 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go to Plymouth from Edinburgh by train can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and holidays.

Which train station in Edinburgh goes to Plymouth? Which train station do I come into Plymouth from Edinburgh?

Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from Edinburgh Waverley   and arrive in Plymouth.

Where is the train station in Edinburgh? Where is the train station in Plymouth?

You can find the most popular departure train station for this route, Edinburgh Waverley, located approximately 0.2 miles (429 m) from the city centre of Edinburgh. The most popular arrival train station in Plymouth, called Plymouth, is located around 0.5 miles (754 m) away from its city centre.

What are the first and last departure train times from Edinburgh to Plymouth?

If you prefer early morning trains from Edinburgh to Plymouth, the first train leaves at 09: 04. If you prefer late night trains from Edinburgh to Plymouth, the last train of the day leaves at 10: 30. Omio shows you the latest train from Edinburgh to Plymouth times to help you book the best departure time for this route.

When should I buy Edinburgh Plymouth train tickets to score the best deals?

If you purchase Edinburgh to Plymouth train tickets within the next 7 days, you can find one way tickets to cost on average £118. However, booking in advance gives you access to the best prices for trains from Edinburgh to Plymouth. Look out for train tickets for this route to go on sale a few months before your planned departure date to find the best deals.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

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 between Edinburgh and Plymouth.
Amenities at station
Phone Number
+44 3457114141
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