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Mon
26 Jul
£151London North Eastern Railway
£46National Express
Tue
27 Jul
£61London North Eastern Railway
£44National Express
Wed
28 Jul
£74London North Eastern Railway
£44National Express
Thu
29 Jul
£74London North Eastern Railway
£44National Express
Fri
30 Jul
£85Cross Country
£44National Express
Sat
31 Jul
£85Cross Country
£45National Express
Sun
1 Aug
£102London North Eastern Railway
£45National Express
Mon
2 Aug
£74London North Eastern Railway
£44National Express
Tue
3 Aug
£74London North Eastern Railway
£44National Express
Wed
4 Aug
£61London North Eastern Railway
£44National Express
Thu
5 Aug
£51London North Eastern Railway
£44National Express
Fri
6 Aug
£86Cross Country
£45National Express
Sat
7 Aug
£51London North Eastern Railway
£44National Express
Sun
8 Aug
£51London North Eastern Railway
£44National Express
Mon
9 Aug
£74London North Eastern Railway
£44National Express
Tue
10 Aug
£61London North Eastern Railway
£44National Express
Wed
11 Aug
£61London North Eastern Railway
£44National Express
Thu
12 Aug
£51London North Eastern Railway
£44National Express
Fri
13 Aug
£74London North Eastern Railway
£44National Express
Sat
14 Aug
£41London North Eastern Railway
£44National Express

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Train Information between Nottingham and Edinburgh

distanceDistance222 miles (358 km)
durationAverage train duration4 h 37 min
priceAverage train ticket price£100 (€110)
changesDirect trainYes
carriersTrain companiesLondon North Eastern Railway or Cross Country

Trains from Nottingham to Edinburgh cover the 222 miles (358 km) long route taking on average 4 h 37 min with our travel partners like London North Eastern Railway or Cross Country. There are direct train services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around £100, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £61. Travellers depart most frequently from Nottingham and arrive in Edinburgh Waverley.

Train companies

Travel with CrossCountry from Nottingham to Edinburgh

CrossCountry trains will get you from Nottingham to Edinburgh from £61. With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best train times and tickets for your trip.

CrossCountry

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

If you’re looking for a smooth and easy train between Nottingham and Edinburgh, check Omio for CrossCountry trains offering this route. Whether you are looking for the fastest, earliest or cheapest train to take for this 222 miles (358 km) journey between Nottingham and Edinburgh, Omio makes it easier than ever to find CrossCountry trains at affordable prices, and you can also quickly book train tickets online. Check the current CrossCountry train timetables for your ideal departure and arrival times, compare the best route between Nottingham and Edinburgh as well as relevant ticket information (such as luggage policy and amenities offered onboard), and book your CrossCountry train on Omio. If you search for trains from Nottingham to Edinburgh in the Omio app, you can quickly see if the CrossCountry tickets are mobile tickets, making it convenient for you to go paperless when travelling. With prices for CrossCountry trains between Nottingham and Edinburgh starting at £85, buy your official CrossCountry tickets with Omio online quickly and easily!

These are CrossCountry 's ticket policies for COVID-19 for the train between Nottingham and Edinburgh:

  • Refund or voucher policy
  • If you have an Off-Peak or Anytime ticket, you can get a full refund and the £10 admin fee has been waived. Advance tickets are normally non-refundable but you can now also get a full refund if your Advance ticket was booked before 23 March 2020.
  • Cashless payments recommended
  • Online booking and check-in recommended

Trains from Nottingham to Edinburgh

Trains from Nottingham to Edinburgh are operated by Virgin trains East Coast and CrossCountry with up to four trains an hour from about 5:30 a.m. until around 7:00 p.m. There are also two later departures that involve an overnight journey and more connections. Routes involve one or two changes at places like Grantham, Newark, Chesterfield, York or Sheffield. A much-reduced service operates on Sundays.

What are the departure and arrival stations for trains from Nottingham to Edinburgh?

Departure Station:Nottingham Station is 5 minutes walk away from the city centre. Station facilities include a taxi rank, car parking and bicycle storage while both city trams and local buses stop outside the main entrance. The Skylink service provides shuttle buses between Nottingham Station and East Midlands Airport.

Arrival Station:Trains from Nottingham to Edinburgh arrive at the city's Waverley Station, a busy rail hub located in the Old Town. It is served by taxis, local buses and the Airlink 100 shuttle service to Edinburgh Airport. Car parking and bicycle storage are available at Waverley Station.

Travel Tips

Trains from Nottingham 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 Nottingham to Edinburgh.
FAQs
How much do cheap trains to Edinburgh from Nottingham cost?
You can find a cheap train from Nottingham to Edinburgh for some dates and times for as low as £61  one way in the next 7 days.
What is the average price of train tickets to Edinburgh from Nottingham?
The Nottingham to Edinburgh train ticket price is on average £100  if you are looking to book your tickets for this trip in the next week.
What is the distance to Edinburgh from Nottingham via train?
The distance between Nottingham and Edinburgh by train is approximately 222 miles (358 km).
How long is the train journey from Nottingham to Edinburgh?
While the time it takes to travel 222 miles (358 km) between Nottingham and Edinburgh can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and bank holidays, the train duration from Nottingham to Edinburgh is on average 4 h 37 min.
What is the departure train station in Nottingham and arrival train station in Edinburgh?

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

Where is the train station in Nottingham? Where is the train station in Edinburgh?

Passengers board their train most frequently from Nottingham 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.

What train companies offer a service to Edinburgh from Nottingham?
For the journey from Nottingham to Edinburgh you can take a train with London North Eastern Railway or Cross Country. Be sure to check out all possible train companies that offer services to Edinburgh from Nottingham on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
What are the first and last departure train times from Nottingham to Edinburgh?
The earliest train departing from Nottingham to Edinburgh leaves at 07: 35. The last train departing from Nottingham to Edinburgh leaves at 09: 38. You can find the latest Nottingham to Edinburgh train timetable on Omio and book the best time to leave for your journey on your chosen travel date.
How far in advance should I purchase a train ticket between Nottingham and Edinburgh to get the best deals?
If you buy a train ticket to Edinburgh from Nottingham within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average £100 one way. However, we recommend booking your train in advance to get access to the best prices. Train tickets between Nottingham and Edinburgh are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.
Stations

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Nottingham
Edinburgh
Nottingham
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