Stranraer to Edinburgh train

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Cheap train tickets from Stranraer to Edinburgh

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

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Train times from Stranraer to Edinburgh

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Fastest Journey

4 h 26 m


4 h 26 m

Trains per day



164 km

Of the 1 trains that leave Stranraer for Edinburgh every day 1 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

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Overview: Train from Stranraer to Edinburgh

distanceDistance102 miles
durationAverage train duration3 h 56 min
priceAverage train ticket price£54 (€61)
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain companiesScotRail

Trains from Stranraer to Edinburgh cover the 102 miles long trip taking on average 3 h 56 min with our travel partners like ScotRail. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around £54, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £35. Travellers depart most frequently from Stranraer and arrive in Edinburgh Waverley.

Train providers: ScotRail trains Stranraer to Edinburgh

You can travel by train from Stranraer to Edinburgh with ScotRail. When you search Omio for times and tickets, we’ll show you the best deals available.

Scotrail is a train operating company in Scotland, providing rail services throughout the country. It operates a wide range of services, from commuter trains to long-distance intercity services. The company operates a variety of train types, including the Class 380, Class 385, Class 156, Class 158 and Class 170. These trains offer a range of onboard facilities, such as free Wi-Fi, power sockets, and comfortable seating. Scotrail also offers a range of ticket types, including Advance, Off-Peak, and Anytime tickets. The most popular routes for Scotrail include Glasgow to Edinburgh, Glasgow to Inverness, and Edinburgh to Aberdeen.

    FAQs: Stranraer to Edinburgh train

    FAQs: Travel by train from Stranraer 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 Stranraer to Edinburgh.
    Cheap train tickets from Stranraer to Edinburgh can start from as little as £35 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Stranraer to Edinburgh is £54; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
    The train time between Stranraer and Edinburgh is on average 3 h 56 min   for the 102 mile long journey, but the time it takes to go from Stranraer to Edinburgh by train can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
    The first train from Stranraer to Edinburgh leaves at 06: 15. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
    The last train from Stranraer to Edinburgh leaves at 18: 40.
    For the trip from Stranraer to Edinburgh you can take a train with ScotRail. Be sure to check out all possible train providers that offer services from Stranraer to Edinburgh on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
    No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 18: 40.

    Passengers board the train most frequently from Stranraer, which is located around 0.8 miles (1.3 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 Stranraer is worth doing but not as a day trip with a journey time of 3 h 56 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
    The cheapest month for a train from Stranraer to Edinburgh is April.
    It's helpful to compare your options as there are 3 ways to travel between Stranraer and Edinburgh including taking a coach, train or flight.

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