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Train Information to Edinburgh from Nottingham

distanceDistance222 miles (358 km)
durationAverage train duration4 h 37 min
priceAverage train ticket price£109 (€124)
frequencyTrain frequency12 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 12 direct trains a day
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. Normally, there are 12 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around £109, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £51. Travellers depart most frequently from Nottingham and arrive in Edinburgh Waverley.

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Nottingham to Edinburgh with CrossCountry

Buy your official CrossCountry train tickets from Nottingham to Edinburgh from £51 with Omio. Find train times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies to compare and book the most popular journey.

CrossCountry

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

CrossCountry is one of the best options when travelling by train between Nottingham and Edinburgh. Omio quickly shows you current CrossCountry train timetables for the Nottingham - Edinburgh route and makes it easier than ever for you to buy train tickets online for the cheapest, fastest or earliest route available. The distance between Nottingham and Edinburgh is around 222 miles (358 km) and the cheapest CrossCountry one-way ticket you can book starts at £84. As you check the latest Nottingham to Edinburgh train timetable from CrossCountry for your ideal departure and arrival times, you can also review travel information, such as luggage policy and amenities offered onboard, and compare the best route available to arrive to Edinburgh safely. If you search for CrossCountry tickets in the Omio app, you can also see if they are mobile tickets so that you can travel paperless. Let Omio quickly find you the perfect CrossCountry ticket from Nottingham to Edinburgh so you can spend more time enjoying the smooth and easy journey!

  • Average Price: £84

When you buy your CrossCountry train tickets between Nottingham and Edinburgh don't forget to keep the following COVID-19 related policies in mind:

  • 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 train tickets to Edinburgh from Nottingham cost?
Looking to save money on your route? Omio customers have found the cheapest train between Nottingham and Edinburgh for the next 7 days starting from £51  one way.
How much is a train ticket from Nottingham to Edinburgh?
In the next 7 days you’ll find that the average cost of a train ticket from Nottingham to Edinburgh is £109  one way.
What is the distance from Nottingham to Edinburgh via train?
The Nottingham to Edinburgh train distance is approximately 222 miles (358 km).
How many hours does it take from Nottingham to Edinburgh by train?
While the time it takes to travel 222 miles (358 km) to Edinburgh from Nottingham can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and bank holidays, the train duration from Nottingham to Edinburgh is on average 4 h 37 min.
Which train station in Nottingham goes to Edinburgh? Which train station do I come into Edinburgh from Nottingham?

Omio customers book a train from Nottingham   to Edinburgh Waverley   most frequently for this route.

Where do I find the Nottingham train station to Edinburgh? Where is the Edinburgh train station?

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.

Which train providers can take me between Nottingham and Edinburgh?
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 from Nottingham to Edinburgh on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
How many train services per day are there between Nottingham and Edinburgh?
The average number of trains departing Nottingham for Edinburgh is 12 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
What time is the earliest train from Nottingham to Edinburgh? What time is the last train from Nottingham to Edinburgh?
You can take the first train from Nottingham to Edinburgh at 05: 16   or take the last train from Nottingham to Edinburgh leaving at 10: 24. Look for the latest Nottingham Edinburgh train schedule on Omio and book the best time to take the train for this journey.
How far in advance should I purchase a train ticket between Nottingham and Edinburgh to get the best deals?
You can find a train to Edinburgh from Nottingham to cost on average £109 one way if you book within the next 7 days. But we recommend buying train tickets in advance to score the best deals and save money on your journey. You’ll see tickets for the Nottingham to Edinburgh train generally on sale a few months before the planned travel date.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Nottingham
Edinburgh
The major railway station for departures from Nottingham is Nottingham. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Nottingham for your trip between Nottingham and Edinburgh.