Cheap train tickets from Taunton to Edinburgh

Showing times and prices for 22 May

Cheapest

£110

Average

£174

The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

The average ticket from Taunton to Edinburgh will cost around £ 174 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 110.

London North Eastern Railway
09:00Taunton7h20 16:20Edinburgh
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£1101One-way
Cross Country
09:53Taunton7h06 16:59Edinburgh
0 changes
£2381One-way

Train schedule Taunton to Edinburgh

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London North Eastern Railway
09:00Taunton7h20 16:20Edinburgh
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Cross Country
09:53Taunton7h06 16:59Edinburgh
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Sun
22 May
£110London North Eastern Railway
£45National Express
£35easyJet
Mon
23 May
£132London North Eastern Railway
£54National Express
£54easyJet
Tue
24 May
£132London North Eastern Railway
£48National Express
£41easyJet
Wed
25 May
£112London North Eastern Railway
£43National Express
£50easyJet
Thu
26 May
£111London North Eastern Railway
£44National Express
£37easyJet
Fri
27 May
£95London North Eastern Railway
£31National Express
£55easyJet
Sat
28 May
£110London North Eastern Railway
£47National Express
£65easyJet

Fastest train times from Taunton to Edinburgh

Showing times and prices for 22 May

Fastest Journey

7 h 6 m

Average

7 h 13 m

Trains per day

2

Distance

549 km

Of the 2 trains that leave Taunton for Edinburgh every day 2 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct trains cover the 549 km distance in an average of 7 h 13 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 7 h 6 m .

The slowest trains will take 7 h 20 m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.

Cross Country
09:53Taunton7h06 16:59Edinburgh
0 changes
£2381One-way
London North Eastern Railway
09:00Taunton7h20 16:20Edinburgh
0 changes
£1101One-way

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Overview: Train from Taunton to Edinburgh

distanceDistance340 miles (549 km)
durationAverage train duration7 h 6 min
priceAverage train ticket price£154 (€174)
frequencyTrain frequency6 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 6 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesLondon North Eastern Railway or Cross Country

Trains from Taunton to Edinburgh cover the 340 miles (549 km) long trip taking on average 7 h 6 min with our travel partners like London North Eastern Railway or Cross Country. Normally, there are 6 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around £154, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £95. Travellers depart most frequently from Taunton and arrive in Edinburgh Waverley.

Train companies: CrossCountry trains Taunton to Edinburgh

Find the best trains to Edinburgh from Taunton with Omio's travel partners CrossCountry from £95. We can find you the best deals, timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the best trip.

CrossCountry

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

Book your CrossCountry Taunton to Edinburgh train with Omio and enjoy a smooth and relaxing journey! Check CrossCountry up-to-date train timetables for the ideal departure and arrival times, compare the fastest Taunton to Edinburgh routes as well as the amenities offered in the class fare you choose and buy the most affordable CrossCountry train tickets online that fit your budget. The distance to Edinburgh from Taunton is 340 miles (549 km), and the best price for a one-way Taunton - Edinburgh CrossCountry train ticket starts at £238 if you book in advance. If you would rather search for your CrossCountry ticket in the Omio app, you can quickly see if it's a mobile ticket so that you can go paperless when travelling by train. Waiting in a queue at the train station to purchase your train ticket will become yesterday's news. So, book your train tickets online quickly and easily and enjoy your trip with CrossCountry!

Taunton to Edinburgh train information with CrossCountry:

  • Average Duration: 7 h 10 min
  • Average Price: £238
  • CrossCountry frequency: 5 a day

When purchasing your CrossCountry train tickets between Taunton and Edinburgh, keep the following coronavirus related policies and recommendations in mind outlined by our travel partner:

  • 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

Travel Tips: Trains from Taunton to Edinburgh

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FAQs

What is the price of the cheapest train to Edinburgh from Taunton?

You can find a cheap train from Taunton to Edinburgh for some dates and times for as low as £95  one way in the next 7 days.

What is the average cost of a train from Taunton to Edinburgh?

If you are looking to buy your train ticket in the next 7 days, you can expect the Taunton to Edinburgh train to cost on average £154  one way.

What is the distance between Taunton and Edinburgh via train?

You should expect to travel around 340 miles (549 km)  to Edinburgh from Taunton by train.

What is the average Taunton to Edinburgh train duration?

On average the Taunton to Edinburgh train time is 7 h 6 min  covering the 340 miles (549 km) long trip, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and bank holidays.

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

Omio customers travelling this route depart most frequently from Taunton   and arrive in Edinburgh Waverley.

Where is the departure train station in Taunton located? Where is the arrival train station in Edinburgh located?

Passengers board their train most frequently from Taunton and travel around 0.7 miles (1.2 km) from the city centre to this train station.

Passengers travelling this route most often arrive at Edinburgh Waverley and need to travel approximately 0.4 miles (659 m) from the train station to the city centre in Edinburgh.

Which train providers can take me from Taunton to Edinburgh?

If you're looking for trains from Taunton to Edinburgh, you can rely on London North Eastern Railway or Cross Country to get you to Edinburgh. It's also good to check out all possible train providers for the Taunton to Edinburgh trip to see if there might be differences in the amenities they offer.

How many train services per day are there to Edinburgh from Taunton?

The average number of trains departing Taunton for Edinburgh is 6 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.

What time is the earliest train from Taunton to Edinburgh? What time is the last train from Taunton to Edinburgh?

The first train from Taunton to Edinburgh leaves at 05: 20   and the last train for this leaves at 10: 44. Omio shows you the latest train from Taunton to Edinburgh schedule to help you book the best departure time for this journey.

When should I purchase Taunton Edinburgh train tickets to score the best deals?

If you purchase a train ticket from Taunton to Edinburgh within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average £154 one way. However, we recommend booking your train in advance to get access to the best prices. Train tickets between Taunton and Edinburgh are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

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