How to get from Edinburgh to Skegness

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Travel Information between Edinburgh and Skegness

distanceDistance239 miles (386 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight or train
priceTicket price range£72 - £162
cheapestCheapest modeFlight • £72 • 1 h 15 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • £72 • 1 h 15 min
carriersPopular travel companiesBritish Airways or London North Eastern Railway

Take a flight or train to travel 239 miles (386 km) between Edinburgh and Skegness. 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 flight is the best option with prices starting as low as £72. The most popular travel providers which serve this trip are British Airways or London North Eastern Railway among others. Travellers can even take a direct from Edinburgh to Skegness.

Travel Tips: Travel from Edinburgh to Skegness

Travel to Skegness 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 Skegness.

You can travel between Edinburgh and Skegness 2 different ways: flight or train.

The cheapest way from Edinburgh to Skegness is by taking a flight. You can find average ticket prices around £72 compared to other travel options to Skegness:

A flight journey is usually £90 less than a journey to Skegness by train, which costs on average £162 for the same trip.

The fastest way from Edinburgh to Skegness is by flight with an average journey time of 1 h 15 min.

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

In comparison, getting to Skegness by train can take on average 5 h 26 min.

The Edinburgh to Skegness distance is approximately 239 miles (386 km).

The average frequency per day from Edinburgh to Skegness is:

  • 1 train a day.

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

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when travelling from Edinburgh to Skegness:

  • Most travellers board their train from Edinburgh Waverley and arrive in Skegness.

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

  • Travel with British Airways to go to Skegness by plane. For a good deal on tickets, you can find British Airways Edinburgh to Skegness tickets on Omio for £72.
  • Travel with London North Eastern Railway to go to Skegness by train. For a good deal on tickets, you can find London North Eastern Railway Edinburgh to Skegness tickets on Omio for £162.
Looking to extend your trip from Edinburgh to Skegness? Many Omio customers who go from Edinburgh to Skegness usually extend their holiday to explore other popular destinations like Nottingham, Leicester or Sheffield. If you're looking to explore Nottingham, Leicester or Sheffield from Skegness, let Omio find you the best connections available at an affordable price.

When planning your trip from Edinburgh to Skegness, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to book and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Plane tickets cost on average £72 one way.
  • Train tickets are costing on average £162 one way.

However, we recommend buying tickets between Edinburgh and Skegness online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.

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