Lancaster to Edinburgh train

Cheap train tickets from Lancaster to Edinburgh

Showing times and prices for 28 May

Cheapest

£39

Average

£50

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.

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18:08Lancaster2h14 20:22Edinburgh Waverley
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£391One-way
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16:09Lancaster2h13 18:22Edinburgh Waverley
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£391One-way
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08:08Lancaster2h10 10:18Edinburgh Waverley
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£391One-way
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14:08Lancaster2h09 16:17Edinburgh Waverley
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£391One-way
17:23Lancaster2h18 19:41Edinburgh Waverley
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£481One-way

Train schedule Lancaster to Edinburgh

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08:08Lancaster2h10 10:18Edinburgh Waverley
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09:19Lancaster2h18 11:37Edinburgh Waverley
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10:09Lancaster2h09 12:18Edinburgh Waverley
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10:56Lancaster2h36 13:32Edinburgh Waverley
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12:09Lancaster2h08 14:17Edinburgh Waverley
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13:21Lancaster2h18 15:39Edinburgh Waverley
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14:08Lancaster2h09 16:17Edinburgh Waverley
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15:19Lancaster2h18 17:37Edinburgh Waverley
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16:09Lancaster2h13 18:22Edinburgh Waverley
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17:23Lancaster2h18 19:41Edinburgh Waverley
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18:08Lancaster2h14 20:22Edinburgh Waverley
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19:21Lancaster2h19 21:40Edinburgh Waverley
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Fastest train times from Lancaster to Edinburgh

Showing times and prices for 28 May

Fastest Journey

2 h 8 m

Average

2 h 15 m

Trains per day

12

Distance

211 km

Of the 12 trains that leave Lancaster for Edinburgh every day 11 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Fastest
12:09Lancaster2h08 14:17Edinburgh Waverley
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£741One-way
10:09Lancaster2h09 12:18Edinburgh Waverley
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£741One-way
14:08Lancaster2h09 16:17Edinburgh Waverley
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£391One-way
08:08Lancaster2h10 10:18Edinburgh Waverley
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£391One-way
16:09Lancaster2h13 18:22Edinburgh Waverley
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£391One-way

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Overview: Train from Lancaster to Edinburgh

distanceDistance130 miles (210 km)
durationAverage train duration2 h 9 min
priceAverage train ticket price£34 (€38)
changesDirect trainYes
carriersTrain companiesAvanti West Coast or Transpennine Express

Trains from Lancaster to Edinburgh cover the 130 miles (210 km) long route taking on average 2 h 9 min with our travel partners like Avanti West Coast or Transpennine Express. There are direct train services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this journey for as low as £24, but the average price of train tickets is £34. Travellers depart most frequently from Lancaster and arrive in Edinburgh Waverley.

Travel Tips: Trains from Lancaster 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 Lancaster to Edinburgh.
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If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find a cheap train between Lancaster and Edinburgh for as little as £24  in the next 7 days.
If you’re looking to purchase tickets for this trip in the next 7 days, you’ll find that Lancaster to Edinburgh train prices are on average £34  one way.
The train distance from Lancaster to Edinburgh is around 130 miles (210 km).
The Lancaster to Edinburgh train duration is on average 2 h 9 min, which is to be expected when travelling 130 miles (210 km) between Lancaster and Edinburgh. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and bank holidays.

Omio customers travelling this route book their trains from Lancaster   to Edinburgh Waverley.

Passengers board their train most frequently from Lancaster and travel around 3.5 miles (5.6 km) 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.

When taking a train from Lancaster to Edinburgh, you can count on Avanti West Coast or Transpennine Express for the best way to get you to Edinburgh. You can also check all possible train providers who offer a service to Edinburgh from Lancaster and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.
The first Lancaster to Edinburgh train departs at 06: 20   and the last train from Lancaster to Edinburgh leaves at 18: 08. Check out the most up-to-date Lancaster to Edinburgh train times on Omio and find the best time to travel to your destination.
You can find a train between Lancaster and Edinburgh to cost on average £34 one way if you book within the next 7 days. But we recommend buying train tickets in advance to score the best deals and save money on your route. You’ll see tickets for the Lancaster to Edinburgh train generally on sale a few months before the planned travel date.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Lancaster
Edinburgh
The major railway station for departures from Lancaster is Lancaster. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Lancaster for your trip between Lancaster and Edinburgh.

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