Edinburgh to Rugby train

Cheap train tickets from Edinburgh to Rugby

Showing times and prices for 19 May





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.

Avanti West Coast
07:52Edinburgh4h58 12:50Rugby
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Train schedule Edinburgh to Rugby

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Avanti West Coast
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Fastest train times from Edinburgh to Rugby

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Fastest Journey

4 h 58 m


4 h 58 m

Trains per day



418 km

Of the 1 trains that leave Edinburgh for Rugby every day 1 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Avanti West Coast
07:52Edinburgh4h58 12:50Rugby
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Overview: Train from Edinburgh to Rugby

distanceDistance259 miles (417 km)
durationAverage train duration4 h 49 min
priceAverage train ticket price£73 (€82)
frequencyTrain frequency5 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 5 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersAvanti West Coast

Trains from Edinburgh to Rugby cover the 259 miles (417 km) long trip taking on average 4 h 49 min with our travel partners like Avanti West Coast. Normally, there are 5 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around £73, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £36. Travellers depart most frequently from Edinburgh Waverley and arrive in Rugby.

Train companies: CrossCountry trains Edinburgh to Rugby

CrossCountry trains will get you from Edinburgh to Rugby from £36. With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best train times and tickets for your trip.


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

Omio helps you find the perfect Edinburgh - Rugby train with CrossCountry. Whether you are searching for the fastest, earliest or cheapest train to Rugby from Edinburgh, Omio shows you CrossCountry current train timetables, tickets, prices and other travel information (such as baggage allowance and amenities onboard) to help you find the best train ticket for your upcoming Edinburgh to Rugby route. You can expect to travel around 259 miles (417 km) to Rugby from Edinburgh on a train with CrossCountry. Once you are ready, buy your one-way CrossCountry tickets between Edinburgh and Rugby starting as low as £113 if you book in advance. If you use the Omio app to book your ticket, you can check straight away to see if it's a mobile ticket so that you can go paperless when travelling by train instead of purchasing tickets at the train station in person. So, book your tickets with ease and comfort online and enjoy a smooth journey with CrossCountry!

  • Average Price: £113

Travel Tips: Trains from Edinburgh to Rugby

Travel by train to Rugby 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 Rugby.
You can find a cheap train from Edinburgh to Rugby for some dates and times for as low as £36  one way in the next 7 days.
If you are looking to purchase your train ticket in the next 7 days, you can expect the Edinburgh to Rugby train to cost on average £73  one way.
You should expect to travel around 259 miles (417 km)  from Edinburgh to Rugby by train.
While the time it takes to travel 259 miles (417 km) between Edinburgh and Rugby can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and bank holidays, the train duration from Edinburgh to Rugby is on average 4 h 49 min.

Omio customers book a train from Edinburgh Waverley   to Rugby   most frequently for this route.

Passengers board their train most frequently from Edinburgh Waverley and travel around 0.4 miles (659 m) from the city centre to this train station.

Passengers travelling this route most often arrive at Rugby and need to travel approximately 0.8 miles (1.3 km) from the train station to the city centre in Rugby.

For the best Edinburgh to Rugby train to purchase, you can travel safely and comfortably with Avanti West Coast. However, it's always good to check all possible train providers with services from Edinburgh to Rugby to compare what amenities they may offer.
On average, there are 5 trains a day from Edinburgh to Rugby. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
The earliest train for this route departs from Edinburgh at 07: 52. The last train leaves from Edinburgh at 11: 30. Check Omio for the latest train schedule from Edinburgh to Rugby and book the best time to depart on your chosen travel date.
The price of a one way train ticket from Edinburgh to Rugby is on average £73 if you purchase within the next 7 days. But we recommend booking tickets before your planned travel date to find the best prices for trains from all possible train providers offering this route. In general, you can find train tickets between Edinburgh and Rugby available a few months in advance.

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 Rugby.
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

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