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from Coventry to Edinburgh

You can get from Coventry to Edinburgh by train, bus or flight.

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22 May
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£26National Express
23 May
£50Avanti West Coast
£23National Express
24 May
£47Avanti West Coast
£23National Express
27 May
£82Avanti West Coast
£47National Express
28 May
£86Cross Country
£36National Express
30 May
£80Avanti West Coast
£31National Express
31 May
£79Avanti West Coast
£30National Express
1 Jun
£47Avanti West Coast
£47National Express
2 Jun
£47Avanti West Coast
£30National Express
3 Jun
£36Avanti West Coast
£31National Express

Travel Information from Coventry to Edinburgh

distanceDistance254 miles (409 km)
modeAvailable travel modesCoach, flight or train
priceTicket price range£26 - £42
cheapestCheapest modeCoach • £26 • 11 h 5 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • £33 • 1 h 15 min
carriersPopular travel companiesNational Express, easyJet or Avanti West Coast

Take a coach, flight or train to travel 254 miles (409 km) to Edinburgh from Coventry. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 15 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a coach is the best option with prices starting as low as £26. The most popular travel providers which serve this route are National Express, easyJet or Avanti West Coast among others. Travellers can even take a direct from Coventry to Edinburgh.

Travel Tips: Travel from Coventry to Edinburgh

Travel 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 Coventry to Edinburgh.

What are my Coventry to Edinburgh travel options?

There are 3 ways to get from Coventry to Edinburgh: coach, flight or train.

What is the cheapest way to travel between Coventry and Edinburgh?

The cheapest way from Coventry to Edinburgh is by taking a coach. You can find average ticket prices around £26 compared to other travel options to Edinburgh:

A coach journey is usually £7 less than a journey to Edinburgh by plane, which costs on average £33 for the same trip.

A coach is £16 less than a train for this route with tickets for a train from Coventry to Edinburgh costing on average £42.

What is the quickest way from Coventry to Edinburgh?

The fastest way to get to Edinburgh from Coventry is by flight with an average travel time of 1 h 15 min.

There are alternative travel options to Edinburgh that can usually take longer:

In comparison, taking a coach requires on average 11 h 5 min   of travel time.

In comparison, travelling by train can take you on average 4 h 33 min.

How many miles from Coventry to Edinburgh would I travel?

The distance from Coventry to Edinburgh is approximately 254 miles (409 km).

How many services a day are there to Edinburgh from Coventry?

The average frequency per day from Coventry to Edinburgh is:

  • Around 10 trains per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your journey from Coventry to Edinburgh as scheduled services by coach, flight or train can vary by season or day of the week.

What are the departure and arrival points when travelling from Coventry to Edinburgh?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points for travellers from Coventry to Edinburgh:

  • Coaches from Coventry to Edinburgh most often leave from Coventry, Tesco Extra and arrive in Edinburgh, Elder Street.
  • Trains most often depart from Coventry at Coventry and arrive in Edinburgh at Edinburgh Waverley.

Which travel companies can get me from Coventry to Edinburgh?

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Coventry to Edinburgh, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:

  • National Express can get you to Edinburgh by coach. You can find a good deal for coach tickets with National Express from Coventry to Edinburgh for £26 on Omio.
  • EasyJet can get you to Edinburgh by plane. You can find a good deal for plane tickets with easyJet from Coventry to Edinburgh for £33 on Omio.
  • Travel with Avanti West Coast for trains to Edinburgh. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for Avanti West Coast Coventry to Edinburgh tickets on Omio for £42.

Where should I go next after I travel between Coventry and Edinburgh?

Many of our customers travelling from Coventry to Edinburgh don't make Edinburgh their final stop. Some of the destinations worth visiting after are London, Glasgow or Manchester, either of which you could add to your Coventry and Edinburgh trip itinerary. Check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel from Edinburgh to any of these top destinations today!

How early should I buy Coventry to Edinburgh tickets online to score the best deals?

Before travelling from Coventry to Edinburgh, it’s good to know what ticket you can purchase and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

  • The price of a coach ticket for this journey is £26 one way on average.
  • The price of a plane ticket is £33 one way on average for this trip.
  • The price of a train ticket for this journey is on average £42 one way.

But we recommend booking Coventry to Edinburgh tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.