Manchester Airport (MAN) to Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) train

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Cheap train tickets from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)

Showing times and prices for 19 Apr

Cheapest

The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid travelling at rush hour.

Avanti West Coast
09:324h47
Manchester Airport (MAN)
14:19Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
£551One-way
0 changes
Avanti West Coast
08:293h50
Manchester Airport (MAN)
12:19Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
£681One-way
0 changes

Train timetableManchester Airport (MAN) to Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)

Showing trains for tomorrow, Friday, 19 April
Avanti West Coast
09:324h47
Manchester Airport (MAN)
14:19Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
0 changes
Avanti West Coast
08:293h50
Manchester Airport (MAN)
12:19Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
0 changes

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Train times from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)

Showing times and prices for 19 Apr

Fastest Journey

3 h 50 m

Average

4 h 18 m

Trains per day

2

Distance

294 km

Of the 2 trains that leave Manchester Airport (MAN) for Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) every day 2 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Avanti West Coast
08:293h50
Manchester Airport (MAN)
12:19Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
£681One-way
0 changes
Avanti West Coast
09:324h47
Manchester Airport (MAN)
14:19Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
£551One-way
0 changes

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Overview: Train from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)

distanceDistance182 miles
durationAverage train duration3 h 33 min
priceAverage train ticket price£53 (€59)
frequencyTrain frequency7 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 6 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesTransPennine Express, Virgin Trains, East Coast or Northern Rail (3)

Trains from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) cover the 182 miles long trip taking on average 3 h 33 min with our travel partners like TransPennine Express, Virgin Trains, East Coast or Northern Rail (3). Normally, there are 7 trains operating per day. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around £53, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £32.

FAQs: Manchester Airport (MAN) to Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) train

FAQs: Travel by train from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) 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 Manchester Airport (MAN) to Edinburgh Waverley (EDB).
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) can start from as little as £32 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Manchester Airport (MAN) to Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) is £53; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
On average the Manchester Airport (MAN) to Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) train time is 3 h 33 min   covering the 182 mile long journey, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) leaves at 08: 04. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) leaves at 11: 48.
There are 7 trains a day from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) which require at least one change with TransPennine Express, Virgin Trains, East Coast or Northern Rail (3). Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer trains.
For the journey from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) you can take a train with TransPennine Express, Virgin Trains, East Coast or Northern Rail (3). Be sure to check out all possible train companies that offer services from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
The cheapest month to travel from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) by train is December.
It's helpful to compare your options as there are 3 ways to travel to Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) from Manchester Airport (MAN) including taking a train, coach or flight.

Trains arriving to Edinburgh Waverley

Distance from Edinburgh Waverley to city center
Distance from Edinburgh Waverley to city center
0.4 miles (727 m)
Ticket Office Hours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Sat: 05: 00 - 23: 59 | Sun: 07: 00 - 23: 59
How to get to this station?
How to get to this station?
Bus lines: 22, 30, 33, X22, X25, X37
Train lines: Avanti West Coast, Caledonian Sleeper, CrossCountry, LNER, ScotRail, Transpennine Express
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Buses pick up/drop off on Waterloo Place, pick up across from Apex Hotel and drop off outside the Apex Hotel.
Metro: No metro available.
Nearest Airport
Nearest Airport
Edinburgh Airport
7 miles
How to get to nearest airport?
How to get to nearest airport?
There is a direct tram from St Andrew Square that goes between the airport and the train station for 35 minutes. You can also opt to ride the Airlink 100 bus for 28 minutes.
Amenities at station
Wifi
Wifi
Free public Wi-Fi available.
ATM
ATM
There are a few ATM machines around the station.
Taxi
Taxi
Taxi: Nearest Taxi Ranks are on Market St and Waverley Bridge outside the station. | Accessible taxis: Taxi ranks are located on Waverley Bridge and also Market Street. Market Street can be accessed step free via available lifts.
Lockers
Lockers
You can leave luggage at Excessive Baggage Company on Platform 2.
Shopping
Shopping
Type of shops available: Wide range of shops Passport Photo Booth
Dining
Dining
Bagel Factory | Burger King | Caffè Nero | Costa Coffee | JD Wetherspoon | The Pasty Shop | The Beer House | M&S | Pret a Manger
Car Rentals
Car Rentals
Europcar | Enterprise
Information Desk
Information Desk
Information booths are located on the concourse.
Accessibility
Accessibility
Entrances are step free. Station is equipped with an elevator. Staffed with guide communicators for the deaf. Tactile warning strips are on the platform edges for the blind.

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