Peterborough to Edinburgh train

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Cheap train tickets from Peterborough to Edinburgh

Showing times and prices for 23 Jun

Cheapest

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

Cheapest
London North Eastern Railway
11:554h04
Peterborough station (PBO)
15:59Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
£981One-way
1 change
Cheapest
London North Eastern Railway
10:193h50
Peterborough station (PBO)
14:09Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
£981One-way
0 changes
Cheapest
London North Eastern Railway
10:113h48
Peterborough station (PBO)
13:59Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
£981One-way
1 change
Cheapest
London North Eastern Railway
10:523h43
Peterborough station (PBO)
14:35Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
£981One-way
0 changes
Cheapest
London North Eastern Railway
11:183h52
Peterborough station (PBO)
15:10Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
£981One-way
0 changes

Train timetablePeterborough to Edinburgh

Showing trains for tomorrow, Sunday, 23 June
London North Eastern Railway
10:113h48
Peterborough station (PBO)
13:59Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
1 change
London North Eastern Railway
10:193h50
Peterborough station (PBO)
14:09Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
0 changes
London North Eastern Railway
10:523h43
Peterborough station (PBO)
14:35Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
0 changes
London North Eastern Railway
11:183h52
Peterborough station (PBO)
15:10Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
0 changes
London North Eastern Railway
11:554h04
Peterborough station (PBO)
15:59Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
1 change
London North Eastern Railway
12:183h51
Peterborough station (PBO)
16:09Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
0 changes

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Train times from Peterborough to Edinburgh

Showing times and prices for 23 Jun

Fastest Journey

3 h 43 m

Average

3 h 51 m

Trains per day

6

Distance

422 km

Of the 6 trains that leave Peterborough for Edinburgh every day 4 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Fastest
London North Eastern Railway
10:523h43
Peterborough station (PBO)
14:35Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
£981One-way
0 changes
London North Eastern Railway
10:113h48
Peterborough station (PBO)
13:59Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
£981One-way
1 change
London North Eastern Railway
10:193h50
Peterborough station (PBO)
14:09Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
£981One-way
0 changes
London North Eastern Railway
12:183h51
Peterborough station (PBO)
16:09Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
£981One-way
0 changes
London North Eastern Railway
11:183h52
Peterborough station (PBO)
15:10Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
£981One-way
0 changes

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Overview: Train from Peterborough to Edinburgh

distanceDistance261 miles
durationAverage train duration3 h 33 min
priceAverage train ticket price£77 (€87)
frequencyTrain frequency10 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 10 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersEast Coast

Trains from Peterborough to Edinburgh cover the 261 miles long route taking on average 3 h 33 min with our travel partners like East Coast. Normally, there are 10 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around £77, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £29. Travellers depart most frequently from Peterborough and arrive in Edinburgh Waverley.

Trains from Peterborough to Edinburgh

Virgin trains East Coast operate direct trains from Peterborough to Edinburgh. The daily schedule begins with the first train just after 7:00 a.m. and continues with hourly departures throughout the day. The final service from Peterborough is around 7:15 p.m. Journey times are just under four hours. Sunday services are reduced, with a first departure around 10:20 a.m.

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

Departure Station: Peterborough station is located on the west side of the city centre, about ten minutes walk from the old quarter. The bus station is located in the Queensgate Centre, five minutes walk from the station. Taxis are available from the station forecourt.

Arrival Station: Edinburgh Waverley station is located in the heart of the city, about five minutes on foot from the Royal Mile. Bus and tram connections around the city are available from stops near the Princes Street entrance. The airport shuttle bus and night bus services depart from Waverley Bridge. Taxis can be hired inside the station, close to the main concourse.

FAQs: Peterborough to Edinburgh train

FAQs: Travel by train from Peterborough 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 Peterborough to Edinburgh.
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from Peterborough to Edinburgh can start from as little as £29 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Peterborough to Edinburgh is £77; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
On average the Peterborough to Edinburgh train time is 3 h 33 min   covering the 261 mile long journey, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Peterborough to Edinburgh leaves at 06: 09. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Peterborough to Edinburgh leaves at 19: 10.
Yes, it is possible to travel from Peterborough to Edinburgh without having to change trains with East Coast. There are 10 direct trains from Peterborough to Edinburgh each day. There may be fewer direct services available on weekends or holidays.
Take the Peterborough to Edinburgh train with East Coast. However, it's always good to check out all possible train companies for the journey to Edinburgh from Peterborough as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 19: 10.

When departing from Peterborough, you have various train station options to start your journey from including Peterborough and Peterborough, Queensgate Bus Park. When arriving in Edinburgh, you can end your route in train stations like Edinburgh Waverley, Edinburgh Park and Edinburgh Gateway.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Peterborough, which is located around 0.2 miles (260 m) 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 Peterborough is worth doing but not as a day trip with a journey time of 3 h 33 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
The cheapest month for a train from Peterborough to Edinburgh is November.
It's helpful to compare your options as there are 3 ways to travel to Edinburgh from Peterborough including taking a train, coach or flight.

Important Stations and Airports in Peterborough and Edinburgh

Peterborough
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Peterborough is the most popular Peterborough 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 Peterborough for your journey to Edinburgh.
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Public transport options for Peterborough
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Rail Replacement Coaches leave from the station entrance.
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