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.
The average ticket from Motherwell to Edinburgh will cost around £ 15 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 8.
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1 h 43 m
Trains per day
Of the 8 trains that leave Motherwell for Edinburgh every day 1 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
These direct trains cover the 53 km distance in an average of 1 h 43 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 48 m .
The slowest trains will take 2 h 4 m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.
|Distance||32 miles (52 km)|
|Average train duration||48 min|
|Average train ticket price||£10 (€11)|
|Train frequency||25 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there are 25 direct trains a day|
|Train providers||Cross Country or Scotrail|
Trains from Motherwell to Edinburgh cover the 32 miles (52 km) long trip taking on average 48 min with our travel partners like Cross Country or Scotrail. Normally, there are 25 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this route for as low as £8, but the average price of train tickets is £10. Travellers depart most frequently from Motherwell and arrive in Edinburgh Waverley.
You can travel by train between Motherwell and Edinburgh with Crosscountry Railways for as low as £8. When you search for timetables and tickets, Omio will show you the best journey.
Find the perfect Crosscountry Railways train between Motherwell and Edinburgh for a smooth and relaxing journey. Omio makes it convenient for you to check the latest Crosscountry Railways train timetables and compare the cheapest, fastest or earliest train from Motherwell to Edinburgh. You can also check relevant travel information for the Crosscountry Railways train, such as baggage allowance and amenities offered onboard, depending on the class fare you choose. Once you find the ideal route, book your cheap Crosscountry Railways train tickets online. You can expect to travel around 32 miles (52 km) on this journey and your Crosscountry Railways Motherwell to Edinburgh train ticket can cost as little as £8 one-way if you book in advance. When you search for Crosscountry Railways tickets between Motherwell and Edinburgh in the Omio app, you can quickly see if they are mobile tickets so that you can travel paperless. Buy your official Crosscountry Railways train tickets online quickly and easily on Omio and enjoy the travel experience!
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Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from Motherwell and arrive in Edinburgh Waverley.
Passengers board their train most frequently from Motherwell and travel around 0 mile (s) / 0 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 mile (s) / 0 km from the train station to the city centre in Edinburgh.
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