Northampton to Edinburgh train

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Cheap train tickets from Northampton to Edinburgh

Showing times and prices for 30 May

Cheapest

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

Cheapest
Avanti West Coast
17:105h11
Northampton station (NMP)
22:21Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
£351One-way
2 changes
Avanti West Coast
15:105h14
Northampton station (NMP)
20:24Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
£561One-way
2 changes
Avanti West Coast
09:105h09
Northampton station (NMP)
14:19Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
£821One-way
2 changes
Avanti West Coast
13:105h11
Northampton station (NMP)
18:21Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
£821One-way
2 changes
Avanti West Coast
11:105h08
Northampton station (NMP)
16:18Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
£821One-way
2 changes

Train timetableNorthampton to Edinburgh

Showing trains for tomorrow, Thursday, 30 May
Transpennine Express
08:105h22
Northampton station (NMP)
13:32Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
3 changes
Avanti West Coast
09:105h09
Northampton station (NMP)
14:19Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
2 changes
Avanti West Coast
09:405h57
Northampton station (NMP)
15:37Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
2 changes
Avanti West Coast
10:105h27
Northampton station (NMP)
15:37Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
3 changes
Avanti West Coast
10:405h38
Northampton station (NMP)
16:18Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
1 change
Avanti West Coast
11:105h08
Northampton station (NMP)
16:18Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
2 changes
Transpennine Express
11:406h00
Northampton station (NMP)
17:40Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
2 changes
Transpennine Express
12:105h30
Northampton station (NMP)
17:40Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
3 changes
Avanti West Coast
12:405h41
Northampton station (NMP)
18:21Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
1 change
Avanti West Coast
13:105h11
Northampton station (NMP)
18:21Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
2 changes
Avanti West Coast
13:405h58
Northampton station (NMP)
19:38Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
2 changes
Avanti West Coast
14:105h28
Northampton station (NMP)
19:38Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
3 changes
Avanti West Coast
14:405h44
Northampton station (NMP)
20:24Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
1 change
Avanti West Coast
15:105h14
Northampton station (NMP)
20:24Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
2 changes
Avanti West Coast
15:405h58
Northampton station (NMP)
21:38Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
2 changes
Avanti West Coast
16:105h28
Northampton station (NMP)
21:38Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
3 changes
Avanti West Coast
17:105h11
Northampton station (NMP)
22:21Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
2 changes
Avanti West Coast
18:065h35
Northampton station (NMP)
23:41Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
3 changes

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Train times from Northampton to Edinburgh

Showing times and prices for 30 May

Fastest Journey

5 h 8 m

Average

5 h 32 m

Trains per day

18

Distance

438 km

To travel from Northampton to Edinburgh you need to make at least one change.

Fastest
Avanti West Coast
11:105h08
Northampton station (NMP)
16:18Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
£821One-way
2 changes
Avanti West Coast
09:105h09
Northampton station (NMP)
14:19Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
£821One-way
2 changes
Avanti West Coast
17:105h11
Northampton station (NMP)
22:21Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
£351One-way
2 changes
Avanti West Coast
13:105h11
Northampton station (NMP)
18:21Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
£821One-way
2 changes
Avanti West Coast
15:105h14
Northampton station (NMP)
20:24Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
£561One-way
2 changes

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Overview: Train from Northampton to Edinburgh

distanceDistance272 miles
durationAverage train duration4 h 49 min
priceAverage train ticket price£93 (€104)
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain providersVirgin Trains, TransPennine Express or CrossCountry

Trains from Northampton to Edinburgh cover the 272 miles long route taking on average 4 h 49 min with our travel partners like Virgin Trains, TransPennine Express or CrossCountry. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this route for as low as £42, but the average price of train tickets is £93. Travellers depart most frequently from Northampton and arrive in Edinburgh Waverley.

Train companies: Virgin Trains, TransPennine Express and CrossCountry trains Northampton to Edinburgh

Find the best trains between Northampton and Edinburgh with Omio's travel partners Virgin Trains, TransPennine Express and CrossCountry from £42. We can find you the best deals, timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the best journey.

CrossCountry is a fast speed train company in the United Kingdom and for your next train from Northampton to Edinburgh you can choose between Standard Class and First Class tickets on Omio.

Trains from Northampton to Edinburgh

There are no direct trains from Northampton to Edinburgh but there are regular indirect connections, requiring two changes. Weekday services begin with early morning London Midland departures to Rugby, connecting with Virgin trains services to Carlisle for TransPennine Express trains to Edinburgh. Alternative routes require changes at Milton Keynes Central and Crewe. There are connections roughly every hour until late afternoon. Later journeys are possible but require three or more changes. Journey times are around 5 hours and 15 minutes for most connections. Trains from Northampton to Edinburgh depart from Northampton Station, located west of the town centre, and arrive at Waverley Station, in central Edinburgh.

FAQs: Northampton to Edinburgh train

FAQs: Travel by train from Northampton 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 Northampton to Edinburgh.
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from Northampton to Edinburgh can start from as little as £42 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Northampton to Edinburgh is £93; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
The train time from Northampton to Edinburgh is on average 4 h 49 min   for the 272 mile long journey, but the time it takes to go between Northampton and Edinburgh by train can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Northampton to Edinburgh leaves at 05: 20. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Northampton to Edinburgh leaves at 15: 10.
For the best Northampton to Edinburgh train to purchase, you can travel safely and comfortably with Virgin Trains, TransPennine Express or CrossCountry. However, it's always good to check all possible train providers with services between Northampton and Edinburgh to compare what amenities they may offer.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Northampton, which is located around 2 miles (3.2 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 Northampton is worth doing but not as a day trip with a journey time of 4 h 49 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
The cheapest month for a train from Northampton to Edinburgh is December.
It's helpful to compare your options as there are 3 ways to travel to Edinburgh from Northampton including taking a coach, train or flight.

Important Stations and Airports in Northampton and Edinburgh

Northampton
Edinburgh
Northampton is the most popular Northampton 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 Northampton for your journey to Edinburgh.
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Location for Rail Replacement Services: In the event of engineering the bus/coach will collect from the layby/turning circle on the car park side of the station building. Please check the destination of your bus/coach before boarding.
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