Guildford to Edinburgh train

Cheap train tickets from Guildford to Edinburgh

Showing times and prices for 29 Jun

Cheapest

£94

Average

£98

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.

Cheapest
08:22Guildford6h00 14:22Edinburgh Waverley
2 changes
£941One-way
Cheapest
10:19Guildford6h03 16:22Edinburgh Waverley
2 changes
£941One-way
08:53Guildford6h16 15:09Edinburgh Waverley
2 changes
£1001One-way
09:19Guildford6h03 15:22Edinburgh Waverley
2 changes
£1001One-way
09:51Guildford6h24 16:15Edinburgh Waverley
2 changes
£1001One-way

Train schedule Guildford to Edinburgh

Showing trains for tomorrow, Wednesday, 29 June
08:22Guildford6h00 14:22Edinburgh Waverley
2 changes
08:53Guildford6h16 15:09Edinburgh Waverley
2 changes
09:19Guildford6h03 15:22Edinburgh Waverley
2 changes
09:51Guildford6h24 16:15Edinburgh Waverley
2 changes
10:19Guildford6h03 16:22Edinburgh Waverley
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Fastest train times from Guildford to Edinburgh

Showing times and prices for 29 Jun

Fastest Journey

6 h

Average

6 h 9 m

Trains per day

5

Distance

552 km

It's difficult to get from Guildford to Edinburgh without changing at least 2 times.

Fastest
08:22Guildford6h00 14:22Edinburgh Waverley
2 changes
£941One-way
09:19Guildford6h03 15:22Edinburgh Waverley
2 changes
£1001One-way
10:19Guildford6h03 16:22Edinburgh Waverley
2 changes
£941One-way
08:53Guildford6h16 15:09Edinburgh Waverley
2 changes
£1001One-way
09:51Guildford6h24 16:15Edinburgh Waverley
2 changes
£1001One-way

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Overview: Train from Guildford to Edinburgh

distanceDistance342 miles
durationAverage train duration6 h
priceAverage train ticket price£123 (€136)
frequencyTrain frequency11 a day
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain providersLondon North Eastern Railway or First Great Western Service

Trains from Guildford to Edinburgh cover the 342 miles long route taking on average 6 h with our travel partners like London North Eastern Railway or First Great Western Service. Normally, there are 11 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around £123, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £79. Travellers depart most frequently from Guildford and arrive in Edinburgh Waverley.

Train companies: Great Western Rail trains Guildford to Edinburgh

Great Western Rail trains will get you between Guildford and Edinburgh from £79. With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best train times and tickets for your trip.

Great Western Rail

Are you making plans to travel to Edinburgh from Guildford? Why not take a train with Great Western Rail? Omio can show you current Great Western Rail train times, tickets, travel information (such as luggage policy and amenities offered onboard) and prices so you can find the best deals on Guildford to Edinburgh trains all in one place. On the Great Western Rail train, you can expect to travel 342 miles (552 km) from Guildford to Edinburgh. If you use the Omio app to search for trains to Edinburgh from Guildford, you can quickly see if the Great Western Rail ticket is a mobile ticket, making it easy for you to go paperless when taking a train. Once you have found your perfect one-way Great Western Rail train to Edinburgh from Guildford, book your cheap train tickets online on Omio or in the Omio app quickly and easily so you can spend the rest of your time enjoying your upcoming trip!

Guildford to Edinburgh train information with Great Western Rail:

  • Average Duration: 2 h 30 min
  • Great Western Rail frequency: 11 a day

Travel Tips: Trains from Guildford to Edinburgh

Travel by train to Edinburgh 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 Guildford to Edinburgh.
FAQs
If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find a cheap train from Guildford to Edinburgh for as little as £79  in the next 7 days.
The Guildford to Edinburgh train ticket price is on average £123  if you are looking to purchase your tickets for this trip in the next week.
You should expect to travel around 342 miles  between Guildford and Edinburgh by train.
The train time from Guildford to Edinburgh is on average 6 h  for the 342 miles long journey, but the time it takes to go from Guildford to Edinburgh by train can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and holidays.

Some of the Guildford train stations to Edinburgh you can start your journey from include Guildford and London Road (Guildford). Similarly, some of the arrival train stations in Edinburgh include Edinburgh Waverley, Edinburgh Gateway and Edinburgh Park.

When travelling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Guildford   and arriving in Edinburgh Waverley.

Passengers board their train most frequently from Guildford and travel around 0.3 miles (501 m) from the city centre to this train station.

Passengers travelling this route most often arrive at Edinburgh Waverley and need to travel approximately 0.4 miles (659 m) from the train station to the city centre in Edinburgh.

If you're looking for trains from Guildford to Edinburgh, you can rely on London North Eastern Railway or First Great Western Service to get you to Edinburgh. It's also good to check out all possible train providers for the Guildford to Edinburgh journey to see if there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
The average number of trains departing Guildford for Edinburgh is 11 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
You can take the first train from Guildford to Edinburgh at 07: 22   or take the last train from Guildford to Edinburgh leaving at 09: 50. Look for the latest Guildford Edinburgh train times on Omio and book the best time to take the train for this journey.
The price of a one way train ticket from Guildford to Edinburgh is on average £123 if you book 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 Guildford and Edinburgh available a few months in advance.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Guildford
Edinburgh
Guildford is the most popular Guildford 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 Guildford for your journey to Edinburgh.
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Public transport options for Guildford
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Bus lay-by in Station Forecourt off Walnut Tree Close.
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Public transport options for London Road (Guildford)
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Guildford Side of station - Station Forecourt

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