How to get to Edinburgh from Dortmund

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from Dortmund to Edinburgh

How to get to Edinburgh from Dortmund by train, bus, flight or ferry.

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The best way to travel from Dortmund to Edinburgh is by taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

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Travel Information to Edinburgh from Dortmund

distanceDistance531 miles
modeAvailable travel modesTrain or coach
priceTicket price range£52 - £958
cheapestCheapest modeCoach • £52 • 28 h 30 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • £148 • 5 h 40 min
carriersPopular travel companiesNational Express

Take a train or coach to travel 531 miles between Dortmund and Edinburgh. The most popular travel providers which serve this trip are National Express among others. Travellers can even take a direct coach, flight or train from Dortmund to Edinburgh.

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You can travel by travel between Dortmund and Edinburgh with Deutsche Bahn and National Express. When you search Omio for times and tickets, we’ll show you the best deals available.

National Express is the UK’s leading long-distance travel provider operating over 550 travel per day and serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express also operates travel services to all major UK airports, such as Heathrow, Gatwick, Stansted, Luton and Bristol, 24 hours a day. All National Express travel have air conditioning and provide free WiFi access along with onboard entertainment. Most travel come with seat belts and power outlets at every seat, so you can charge your phone or laptop during a long journey. For your travel between Dortmund and Edinburgh, you can select from three ticket fares: Restricted Fare, Standard Fare, and Fully Flexible Fare.

    FAQs: Dortmund to Edinburgh

    FAQs: 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 Dortmund to Edinburgh.

    There are 2 options to travel from Dortmund to Edinburgh including taking a train or coach.

    The cheapest way to get from Dortmund to Edinburgh is by taking a coach with average ticket prices of £52 compared to other travel options to Edinburgh:

    Taking a coach costs £96 less than taking a flight, which costs on average £148 for the same trip.

    A coach is £906 less than a train with an average ticket price of £958 from Dortmund to Edinburgh.

    The quickest way to travel to Edinburgh from Dortmund is by flight, which takes on average 5 h 40 min   compared to other travel options that take longer:

    Coach takes on average 28 h 30 min.

    Getting to Edinburgh by train takes 11 h 12 min on average.

    The distance between Dortmund and Edinburgh is around 531 miles.

    The average frequency per day from Dortmund to Edinburgh is:

    • 1 train per day.

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

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

    • Coaches mostly depart from Dortmund and arrive in Edinburgh, Bus Station.
    • Flights mostly depart from Dortmund Airport and arrive in Edinburgh Airport.
    • Trains mostly depart from Dortmund Hbf and arrive in Edinburgh Waverley.

    Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from Dortmund to Edinburgh:

    • You can travel between Dortmund and Edinburgh by train with National Express, Thalys or Deutsche Bahn. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for £958 with Deutsche Bahn from Dortmund to Edinburgh.

    Yes, there are direct services available from Dortmund to Edinburgh with the following travel companies:

    • Direct coach with.
    • Direct services by plane with.
    • Direct services by train with.

    Direct services tend to save you time and add more convenience in getting you to Edinburgh as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking your tickets to Edinburgh from Dortmund.

    Looking to extend your trip from Dortmund to Edinburgh? Many Omio customers who go from Dortmund to Edinburgh usually extend their holiday to explore other popular destinations like London, Glasgow, Inverness, Manchester or Aberdeen. If you're looking to explore London, Glasgow, Inverness, Manchester or Aberdeen from Edinburgh, let Omio find you the best connections available at an affordable price.

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