How to get from Edinburgh to Lancaster

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Travel Information from Edinburgh to Lancaster

distanceDistance130 miles
modeAvailable travel modesCoach, flight, ferry or train
priceTicket price range£38 - £315
cheapestCheapest modeCoach • £38 • 3 h 52 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • £38 • 2 h 4 min
carriersPopular travel companiesNational Express, British Airways or Avanti West Coast

Take a coach, flight, ferry or train to travel 130 miles between Edinburgh and Lancaster. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 2 h 4 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a coach is the best option with prices starting as low as £38. The most popular travel providers which serve this trip are National Express, British Airways or Avanti West Coast among others. Travellers can even take a direct from Edinburgh to Lancaster.

Travel Tips: Travel from Edinburgh to Lancaster

Travel to Lancaster 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 Edinburgh to Lancaster.

There are 4 ways that you can travel to Lancaster from Edinburgh. You can take a coach, flight, ferry or train.

The cheapest way from Edinburgh to Lancaster is by taking a coach. You can find average ticket prices around £38 compared to other travel options to Lancaster:

A coach is generally £277 less than a flight for the same route. A flight costs on average £315 from Edinburgh to Lancaster.

A coach journey is usually £1 less than a journey to Lancaster by train, which costs on average £38 for the same trip.

The fastest way from Edinburgh to Lancaster is by train with an average journey time of 2 h 4 min.

Other travel options between Edinburgh and Lancaster can usually take longer:

In comparison, going by coach can take 3 h 52 min   on average.

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The distance between Edinburgh and Lancaster is around 130 miles.

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

  • Coaches mostly leave from Edinburgh, Elder Street and tend to arrive in Lancaster, Williamson Park Car Park (Highest Point Festival).
  • Trains most often depart from Edinburgh at Edinburgh Waverley and arrive in Lancaster at Lancaster.

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

  • You can travel by coach from Edinburgh to Lancaster with National Express, and you can find National Express Edinburgh to Lancaster tickets for £38 on Omio.
  • You can travel to Lancaster from Edinburgh by flight with British Airways. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for £315 with British Airways from Edinburgh to Lancaster.
  • You can travel from Edinburgh to Lancaster by train with Avanti West Coast. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for £38 with Avanti West Coast from Edinburgh to Lancaster.
Looking to extend your trip from Edinburgh to Lancaster? Many Omio customers who go from Edinburgh to Lancaster usually extend their holiday to explore other popular destinations like London, Manchester or Liverpool. If you're looking to explore London, Manchester or Liverpool from Lancaster, let Omio find you the best connections available at an affordable price.

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

  • The price of a coach ticket is £38 one way on average for this journey.
  • The price of a plane ticket for this journey is on average £315 one way.
  • The price of a train ticket for this journey is £38 one way on average.

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

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