Brighton to Edinburgh train

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Cheap train tickets from Brighton to Edinburgh

Showing times and prices for 29 May

Cheapest

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

London North Eastern Railway
08:366h33
Brighton
15:09Edinburgh
£711One-way
0 changes
London North Eastern Railway
09:096h15
Brighton
15:24Edinburgh
£711One-way
0 changes
Lumo
09:147h27
Brighton
16:41Edinburgh
£1191One-way
0 changes
London North Eastern Railway
05:396h35
Brighton
12:14Edinburgh
£2351One-way
0 changes

Train timetableBrighton to Edinburgh

Showing trains for tomorrow, Wednesday, 29 May
London North Eastern Railway
08:366h33
Brighton
15:09Edinburgh
0 changes
London North Eastern Railway
09:096h15
Brighton
15:24Edinburgh
0 changes
Lumo
09:147h27
Brighton
16:41Edinburgh
0 changes
London North Eastern Railway
05:396h35
Brighton
12:14Edinburgh
0 changes

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Train times from Brighton to Edinburgh

Showing times and prices for 29 May

Fastest Journey

6 h 15 m

Average

6 h 42 m

Trains per day

4

Distance

605 km

Of the 4 trains that leave Brighton for Edinburgh every day 4 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

London North Eastern Railway
09:096h15
Brighton
15:24Edinburgh
£711One-way
0 changes
London North Eastern Railway
08:366h33
Brighton
15:09Edinburgh
£711One-way
0 changes
London North Eastern Railway
05:396h35
Brighton
12:14Edinburgh
£2351One-way
0 changes
Lumo
09:147h27
Brighton
16:41Edinburgh
£1191One-way
0 changes

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Overview: Train from Brighton to Edinburgh

distanceDistance374 miles
durationAverage train duration6 h 15 min
priceAverage train ticket price£105 (€117)
frequencyTrain frequency1 a day
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain providersEast Coast, Lumo, Caledonian Sleeper, Virgin Trains or Thameslink

Trains from Brighton to Edinburgh cover the 374 miles long trip taking on average 6 h 15 min with our travel partners like East Coast, Lumo, Caledonian Sleeper, Virgin Trains or Thameslink. Normally, there is 1 train operating per day. While the average ticket price for this route costs around £105, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £71. Travellers depart most frequently from Brighton and arrive in Edinburgh Waverley.

FAQs: Brighton to Edinburgh train

FAQs: Travel by train from Brighton 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 Brighton to Edinburgh.
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Cheap train tickets from Brighton to Edinburgh can start from as little as £71 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Brighton to Edinburgh is £105; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
On average the Brighton to Edinburgh train travel time is 6 h 15 min   for the 374 mile long route, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Brighton to Edinburgh leaves at 05: 39. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Brighton to Edinburgh leaves at 10: 39.
There is 1 train a day from Brighton to Edinburgh which require at least one change with East Coast, Lumo, Caledonian Sleeper, Virgin Trains or Thameslink. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer trains.
For the best Brighton to Edinburgh train to purchase, you can travel safely and comfortably with East Coast, Lumo, Caledonian Sleeper, Virgin Trains or Thameslink. However, it's always good to check all possible train companies with services to Edinburgh from Brighton to compare what amenities they may offer.
Yes, you can take a night train from Brighton to Edinburgh with Caledonian Sleeper. Find all the info regarding night trains in Europe.  

When departing from Brighton, you have various train station options to start your journey from including Brighton and London Road (Brighton). When arriving in Edinburgh, you can end your trip in train stations like Edinburgh Waverley, Edinburgh Gateway and Edinburgh Park.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Brighton, which is located around 0.4 miles (584 m) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Edinburgh Waverley, located 0.4 miles (727 m) away from the city centre.

The cheapest month to travel from Brighton to Edinburgh by train is March.
You have options as you can travel to Edinburgh from Brighton 3 different ways: train, coach or flight.

Important Stations and Airports in Brighton and Edinburgh

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