Lancaster to Edinburgh train

Tue, 25 Jun
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Cheap train tickets from Lancaster to Edinburgh

Showing times and prices for 25 Jun

Cheapest

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

Avanti West Coast
08:303h37
Lancaster
12:07Edinburgh
£161One-way
0 changes
Avanti West Coast
10:092h10
Lancaster
12:19Edinburgh
£231One-way
0 changes
Avanti West Coast
08:092h09
Lancaster
10:18Edinburgh
£251One-way
0 changes
Avanti West Coast
12:092h10
Lancaster
14:19Edinburgh
£411One-way
0 changes

Train timetableLancaster to Edinburgh

Showing trains for tomorrow, Tuesday, 25 June
Avanti West Coast
10:092h10
Lancaster
12:19Edinburgh
0 changes
Avanti West Coast
08:092h09
Lancaster
10:18Edinburgh
0 changes
Avanti West Coast
12:092h10
Lancaster
14:19Edinburgh
0 changes
Avanti West Coast
08:303h37
Lancaster
12:07Edinburgh
0 changes

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Train times from Lancaster to Edinburgh

Showing times and prices for 25 Jun

Fastest Journey

2 h 9 m

Average

2 h 31 m

Trains per day

4

Distance

211 km

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

Avanti West Coast
08:092h09
Lancaster
10:18Edinburgh
£251One-way
0 changes
Avanti West Coast
10:092h10
Lancaster
12:19Edinburgh
£231One-way
0 changes
Avanti West Coast
12:092h10
Lancaster
14:19Edinburgh
£411One-way
0 changes
Avanti West Coast
08:303h37
Lancaster
12:07Edinburgh
£161One-way
0 changes

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Overview: Train from Lancaster to Edinburgh

distanceDistance130 miles
durationAverage train duration2 h 8 min
priceAverage train ticket price£30 (€34)
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain providersVirgin Trains or TransPennine Express

Trains from Lancaster to Edinburgh cover the 130 miles long route taking on average 2 h 8 min with our travel partners like Virgin Trains or TransPennine Express. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this trip for as low as £15, but the average price of train tickets is £30. Travellers depart most frequently from Lancaster and arrive in Edinburgh Waverley.

FAQs: Lancaster to Edinburgh train

FAQs: Travel by train from Lancaster 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.
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from Lancaster to Edinburgh can start from as little as £15 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Lancaster to Edinburgh is £30; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
On average the Lancaster to Edinburgh train time is 2 h 8 min   covering the 130 mile long trip, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Lancaster to Edinburgh leaves at 05: 52. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Lancaster to Edinburgh leaves at 21: 21.
Take the Lancaster to Edinburgh train with Virgin Trains or TransPennine Express. However, it's always good to check out all possible train providers for the route between Lancaster and Edinburgh as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 21: 21.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Lancaster, which is located around 3.5 miles (5.6 km) 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.

A trip to Edinburgh from Lancaster is worth doing but not as a day trip with a journey time of 2 h 8 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
The cheapest month for a train from Lancaster to Edinburgh is December.
It's helpful to compare your options as there are 2 ways to travel between Lancaster and Edinburgh including taking a train or coach.

Important Stations and Airports in Lancaster and Edinburgh

Lancaster
Edinburgh
Lancaster is the most popular Lancaster 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 Lancaster for your journey to Edinburgh.
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AccessibilityAccessibility
Public transport options for Lancaster
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Pick Up / Drop Off at the bus stop outside the station rear entrance adjacent to platform 3.

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