Edinburgh to St Andrews train

Thu, 25 Jul
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Cheap train tickets from Edinburgh to St Andrews

Showing times and prices for 25 Jul

Cheapest

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

Cheapest
Scotrail
07:581h30
Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
09:28St Andrews station
£311One-way
1 change
Cheapest
Scotrail
12:581h29
Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
14:27St Andrews station
£311One-way
1 change
Cheapest
Scotrail
13:281h22
Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
14:50St Andrews station
£311One-way
1 change
Cheapest
Scotrail
14:001h35
Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
15:35St Andrews station
£311One-way
1 change
Cheapest
Scotrail
11:301h12
Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
12:42St Andrews station
£311One-way
1 change

Train timetableEdinburgh to St Andrews

Showing trains for tomorrow, Thursday, 25 July
Scotrail
05:301h33
Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
07:03St Andrews station
1 change
Scotrail
06:001h34
Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
07:34St Andrews station
1 change
Scotrail
06:551h28
Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
08:23St Andrews station
1 change
Scotrail
07:301h17
Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
08:47St Andrews station
1 change
Scotrail
07:581h30
Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
09:28St Andrews station
1 change
Scotrail
09:011h26
Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
10:27St Andrews station
1 change
Scotrail
09:301h12
Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
10:42St Andrews station
1 change
Scotrail
09:571h30
Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
11:27St Andrews station
1 change
London North Eastern Railway
10:281h22
Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
11:50St Andrews station
1 change
Scotrail
11:001h27
Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
12:27St Andrews station
1 change
Scotrail
11:301h12
Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
12:42St Andrews station
1 change
Scotrail
12:581h29
Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
14:27St Andrews station
1 change
Scotrail
13:281h22
Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
14:50St Andrews station
1 change
Scotrail
14:001h35
Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
15:35St Andrews station
1 change
London North Eastern Railway
14:301h20
Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
15:50St Andrews station
1 change
Scotrail
14:591h28
Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
16:27St Andrews station
1 change
Scotrail
15:301h12
Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
16:42St Andrews station
1 change

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Train times from Edinburgh to St Andrews

Showing times and prices for 25 Jul

Fastest Journey

1 h 12 m

Average

1 h 24 m

Trains per day

17

Distance

50 km

To travel from Edinburgh to St Andrews you need to make at least one change.

Fastest
Scotrail
11:301h12
Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
12:42St Andrews station
£311One-way
1 change
Fastest
Scotrail
09:301h12
Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
10:42St Andrews station
£311One-way
1 change
Fastest
Scotrail
15:301h12
Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
16:42St Andrews station
£311One-way
1 change
Scotrail
07:301h17
Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
08:47St Andrews station
£311One-way
1 change
London North Eastern Railway
14:301h20
Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
15:50St Andrews station
£311One-way
1 change

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Overview: Train from Edinburgh to St Andrews

distanceDistance30 miles
durationAverage train duration1 h 6 min
priceAverage train ticket price£24 (€27)
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain companiesScotRail, East Coast or CrossCountry

Trains from Edinburgh to St Andrews cover the 30 miles long journey taking on average 1 h 6 min with our travel partners like ScotRail, East Coast or CrossCountry. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around £24, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £16. Travellers depart most frequently from Edinburgh Waverley and arrive in St Andrews.

Train companies: ScotRail, East Coast and CrossCountry trains Edinburgh to St Andrews

You can travel by train from Edinburgh to St Andrews with ScotRail, East Coast and CrossCountry for as low as £16. When you search for timetables and tickets, Omio will show you the best trip.

Scotrail is a train operating company in Scotland, providing rail services throughout the country. It operates a wide range of services, from commuter trains to long-distance intercity services. The company operates a variety of train types, including the Class 380, Class 385, Class 156, Class 158 and Class 170. These trains offer a range of onboard facilities, such as free Wi-Fi, power sockets, and comfortable seating. Scotrail also offers a range of ticket types, including Advance, Off-Peak, and Anytime tickets. The most popular routes for Scotrail include Glasgow to Edinburgh, Glasgow to Inverness, and Edinburgh to Aberdeen.

Edinburgh to St Andrews train information with ScotRail:

  • Average Duration: 1 h 12 min
  • Cheapest Price: £19

FAQs: Edinburgh to St Andrews train

FAQs: Travel by train from Edinburgh to St Andrews 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 Andrews.
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from Edinburgh to St Andrews can start from as little as £16 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Edinburgh to St Andrews is £24; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
The average journey time by train from Edinburgh to St Andrews is 1 h 6 min   to travel the 30 mile long journey. Journey times can vary on weekends and holidays, so use our Journey Planner to search for a specific date.
The first train from Edinburgh to St Andrews leaves at 05: 30. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Edinburgh to St Andrews leaves at 22: 58.
When taking a train from Edinburgh to St Andrews, you can count on ScotRail, East Coast or CrossCountry for the best way to get you to St Andrews. You can also check all possible train companies who offer a service between Edinburgh and St Andrews and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.
No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 22: 58.

When departing from Edinburgh, you have various train station options to start your journey from including Edinburgh Waverley, Edinburgh Park and Edinburgh Gateway. When arriving in St Andrews, you can end your journey in train stations like St Andrews and St Andrews, Bus Station.

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 St Andrews, located 0.1 miles (197 m) away from the city centre.

A day trip to St Andrews from Edinburgh is worth doing with a journey time of 1 h 6 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
The cheapest month for a train from Edinburgh to St Andrews is November.
Yes, you can take a train to St Andrews from Edinburgh.
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