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Overview: Train from St Albans to Edinburgh

distanceDistance312 miles (503 km)
frequencyTrain frequency25 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 25 direct trains a day

Trains from St Albans to Edinburgh cover the 312 miles (503 km) long journey taking on average 5 h 9 min with our travel partners like. Normally, there are 25 trains operating per day, including direct services available. Travellers depart most frequently from St Albans and arrive in Edinburgh Waverley.

Travel Tips: Trains from St Albans to Edinburgh

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What is the distance by train from St Albans to Edinburgh?

You should expect to travel around 312 miles (503 km)  between St Albans and Edinburgh by train.

How many hours does it take from St Albans to Edinburgh by train?

The St Albans to Edinburgh train duration is on average 5 h 9 min, which is to be expected when travelling 312 miles (503 km) to Edinburgh from St Albans. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and bank holidays.

What station does the St Albans to Edinburgh train leave from? Which Edinburgh train station do I come into from St Albans?

When departing from St Albans, you have various train station options to start your trip from including St Albans and St Albans Abbey. When arriving in Edinburgh, you can end your route in train stations like Edinburgh Waverley, Edinburgh Haymarket and Edinburgh Gateway.

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

Where is the departure train station in St Albans located? Where is the arrival train station in Edinburgh located?

The most popular departure train station with passengers for this trip, called St Albans, is located 0.3 miles (461 m) from the city centre of St Albans.

The most popular arrival train station, Edinburgh Waverley, is located 0.2 miles (429 m) away from the city centre of Edinburgh.

How many trains per day are there between St Albans and Edinburgh?

On average, there are 25 trains a day from St Albans to Edinburgh. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

St Albans
St Albans is the most popular St Albans 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 St Albans for your journey to Edinburgh.

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