Edinburgh to St Albans train

Cheap train tickets from Edinburgh to St Albans

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LNER
09:00Edinburgh4h38 13:38St Albans City
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09:30Edinburgh4h16 13:46St Albans City
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10:30Edinburgh4h13 14:43St Albans City
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11:00Edinburgh4h38 15:38St Albans City
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11:20Edinburgh4h25 15:45St Albans City
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Train schedule Edinburgh to St Albans

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LNER
09:00Edinburgh4h38 13:38St Albans City
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LNER
09:30Edinburgh4h16 13:46St Albans City
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LNER
10:30Edinburgh4h13 14:43St Albans City
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LNER
11:00Edinburgh4h38 15:38St Albans City
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LNER
11:20Edinburgh4h25 15:45St Albans City
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LNER
11:30Edinburgh4h18 15:48St Albans City
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LNER
12:20Edinburgh4h21 16:41St Albans City
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LNER
12:30Edinburgh4h19 16:49St Albans City
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LNER
13:00Edinburgh4h37 17:37St Albans City
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LNER
13:20Edinburgh4h25 17:45St Albans City
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LNER
13:30Edinburgh4h22 17:52St Albans City
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LNER
14:00Edinburgh4h40 18:40St Albans City
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LNER
14:30Edinburgh4h17 18:47St Albans City
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LNER
14:50Edinburgh4h30 19:20St Albans City
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LNER
15:00Edinburgh4h40 19:40St Albans City
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LNER
15:30Edinburgh4h15 19:45St Albans City
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LNER
16:00Edinburgh4h40 20:40St Albans City
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LNER
16:20Edinburgh4h27 20:47St Albans City
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LNER
16:30Edinburgh4h21 20:51St Albans City
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LNER
17:00Edinburgh4h38 21:38St Albans City
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LNER
17:30Edinburgh4h26 21:56St Albans City
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LNER
18:00Edinburgh4h37 22:37St Albans City
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LNER
18:30Edinburgh4h46 23:16St Albans City
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LNER
19:00Edinburgh28h58 23:58St Albans City
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Fastest train times from Edinburgh to St Albans

Showing times and prices for 26 Jun

Fastest Journey

4 h 13 m

Average

5 h 29 m

Trains per day

24

Distance

503 km

It's difficult to get from Edinburgh to St Albans without changing at least once.

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10:30Edinburgh4h13 14:43St Albans City
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15:30Edinburgh4h15 19:45St Albans City
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09:30Edinburgh4h16 13:46St Albans City
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14:30Edinburgh4h17 18:47St Albans City
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11:30Edinburgh4h18 15:48St Albans City
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Overview: Train from Edinburgh to St Albans

distanceDistance312 miles (503 km)
durationAverage train duration5 h 11 min
priceAverage train ticket price£80 (€89)
frequencyTrain frequency25 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 25 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersLondon North Eastern Railway

Trains from Edinburgh to St Albans cover the 312 miles (503 km) long route taking on average 5 h 11 min with our travel partners like London North Eastern Railway. Normally, there are 25 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this route for as low as £68, but the average price of train tickets is £80. Travellers depart most frequently from Edinburgh Waverley and arrive in St Albans.

Travel Tips: Trains from Edinburgh to St Albans

Travel by train to St Albans 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 St Albans.
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You can find a cheap train from Edinburgh to St Albans for some dates and times for as low as £68  one way in the next 7 days.
If you’re looking to book your train tickets in the next week, you can expect the Edinburgh to St Albans train price to come in at an average of £80  one way.
When travelling this route you should expect the distance between Edinburgh and St Albans via train to be approximately 312 miles (503 km).
The Edinburgh to St Albans train duration is on average 5 h 11 min, which is to be expected when travelling 312 miles (503 km) to St Albans from Edinburgh. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and bank holidays.

There are a few train stations in Edinburgh to start your journey from including Edinburgh Waverley, Edinburgh Gateway and Edinburgh Park. In St Albans you have a few train station options to choose from for your arrival including St Albans and St Albans Abbey.

Omio customers travelling this route depart most frequently from Edinburgh Waverley   and arrive in St Albans.

You can find the most popular departure train station for this trip, Edinburgh Waverley, located approximately 0.4 miles (659 m) from the city centre of Edinburgh. The most popular arrival train station in St Albans, called St Albans, is located around 0.3 miles (461 m) away from its city centre.

Take the Edinburgh to St Albans train with London North Eastern Railway. However, it's always good to check out all possible train companies for the journey to St Albans from Edinburgh as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
On average, there are 25 trains a day from Edinburgh to St Albans. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
The first train from Edinburgh to St Albans leaves at 07: 30   and the last train for this leaves at 09: 30. Omio shows you the latest train from Edinburgh to St Albans schedule to help you book the best departure time for this route.
If you purchase a train ticket between Edinburgh and St Albans within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average £80 one way. However, we recommend booking your train in advance to get access to the best prices. Train tickets from Edinburgh to St Albans are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Edinburgh
St Albans
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 St Albans.
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ParkingParking
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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.
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ParkingParking
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Public transport options for Edinburgh Gateway
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Buses pick up/drop off from the bus stops outside the station
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ParkingParking
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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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