Cheap train tickets from Edinburgh to Worcester

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.

The average ticket from Edinburgh to Worcester will cost around £ 188 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 188.

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14:08Edinburgh6h31 20:39Worcester
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Train schedule Edinburgh to Worcester

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14:08Edinburgh6h31 20:39Worcester
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19 May
£188Cross Country
20 May
£201Cross Country
23 May
£183Avanti West Coast
25 May
£71Avanti West Coast

Fastest train times from Edinburgh to Worcester

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Fastest Journey

6 h 31 m


6 h 31 m

Trains per day



423 km

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

These direct trains cover the 423 km distance in an average of 6 h 31 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 6 h 31 m .

The slowest trains will take 6 h 31 m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.

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14:08Edinburgh6h31 20:39Worcester
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Overview: Train from Edinburgh to Worcester

distanceDistance262 miles (423 km)
durationAverage train duration5 h 8 min
priceAverage train ticket price£161 (€181)
frequencyTrain frequency10 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 10 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesCross Country

Trains from Edinburgh to Worcester cover the 262 miles (423 km) long trip taking on average 5 h 8 min with our travel partners like Cross Country. Normally, there are 10 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around £161, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £71. Travellers depart most frequently from Edinburgh Waverley and arrive in Worcester Foregate Street.

Train providers: CrossCountry trains Edinburgh to Worcester

Buy your official CrossCountry train tickets from Edinburgh to Worcester from £71 with Omio. Find train times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies to compare and book the most affordable trip.


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

If you’re looking for a smooth and easy train from Edinburgh to Worcester, check Omio for CrossCountry trains offering this route. Whether you are looking for the fastest, earliest or cheapest train to take for this 262 miles (423 km) trip from Edinburgh to Worcester, Omio makes it easier than ever to find CrossCountry trains at affordable prices, and you can also quickly book train tickets online. Check the current CrossCountry train timetables for your ideal departure and arrival times, compare the best route to Worcester from Edinburgh as well as relevant ticket information (such as luggage policy and amenities offered onboard), and book your CrossCountry train on Omio. If you search for trains to Worcester from Edinburgh in the Omio app, you can quickly see if the CrossCountry tickets are mobile tickets, making it convenient for you to go paperless when travelling. With prices for CrossCountry trains between Edinburgh and Worcester starting at £188, buy your official CrossCountry tickets with Omio online quickly and easily!

  • Average Price: £188

When you buy your CrossCountry train tickets to Worcester from Edinburgh don't forget to keep the following COVID-19 related policies in mind:

  • Refund or voucher policy
  • If you have an Off-Peak or Anytime ticket, you can get a full refund and the £10 admin fee has been waived. Advance tickets are normally non-refundable but you can now also get a full refund if your Advance ticket was booked before 23 March 2020.
  • Cashless payments recommended
  • Online booking and check-in recommended

Travel Tips: Trains from Edinburgh to Worcester

Travel by train to Worcester 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 Worcester.

How much do cheap trains between Edinburgh and Worcester cost?

If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find a cheap train to Worcester from Edinburgh for as little as £71  in the next 7 days.

How much does the train from Edinburgh to Worcester cost on average?

If you’re looking to purchase tickets for this route in the next 7 days, you’ll find that Edinburgh to Worcester train prices are on average £161  one way.

What is the distance by train from Edinburgh to Worcester?

The train distance from Edinburgh to Worcester is around 262 miles (423 km).

How long is the train from Edinburgh to Worcester?

The Edinburgh to Worcester train duration is on average 5 h 8 min, which is to be expected when travelling 262 miles (423 km) between Edinburgh and Worcester. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and bank holidays.

What is the departure train station in Edinburgh and arrival train station in Worcester?

When departing from Edinburgh, you have various train station options to start your trip from including Edinburgh Waverley, Edinburgh Gateway and Edinburgh Park. When arriving in Worcester, you can end your trip in train stations like Worcester Foregate Street and Worcester Shrub Hill.

Omio customers book a train from Edinburgh Waverley   to Worcester Foregate Street   most frequently for this route.

Where do I find the Edinburgh train station to Worcester? Where is the Worcester train station?

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

Passengers arriving in Worcester most often arrive at Worcester Foregate Street and need to travel around 0.4 miles (638 m) from this train station to the city centre.

Which train companies can take me between Edinburgh and Worcester?

For the trip from Edinburgh to Worcester you can take a train with Cross Country. Be sure to check out all possible train companies that offer services between Edinburgh and Worcester on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.

How many train services are there from Edinburgh to Worcester a day?

The average number of trains departing Edinburgh for Worcester is 10 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.

When does the first train depart from Edinburgh to Worcester? When does the last train depart from Edinburgh to Worcester?

The first train from Edinburgh to Worcester leaves at 07: 52   and the last train for this leaves at 14: 08. Omio shows you the latest train from Edinburgh to Worcester schedule to help you book the best departure time for this route.

How far in advance should I book a train ticket between Edinburgh and Worcester to get the best deals?

If you buy a train ticket from Edinburgh to Worcester within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average £161 one way. However, we recommend booking your train in advance to get access to the best prices. Train tickets to Worcester from Edinburgh are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

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 Worcester.
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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