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from Nottingham to Edinburgh

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24 Oct
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25 Oct
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26 Oct
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27 Oct
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28 Oct
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29 Oct
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30 Oct
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31 Oct
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3 Nov
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5 Nov
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6 Nov
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7 Nov
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8 Nov
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9 Nov
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10 Nov
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Travel Information between Nottingham and Edinburgh

distanceDistance222 miles (358 km)
modeAvailable travel modesCoach or train
priceTicket price range£23 - £56
cheapestCheapest modeCoach • £23 • 9 h 50 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • £56 • 4 h 37 min
carriersPopular travel companiesNational Express or Avanti West Coast

Travel 222 miles (358 km) by coach or train to Edinburgh from Nottingham. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 4 h 37 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a coach is the best option with prices starting as low as £23. The most popular travel providers which serve this trip are National Express or Avanti West Coast among others. Travellers can even take a direct coach or train from Nottingham to Edinburgh.

Travel Tips

Travel from Nottingham 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 Nottingham to Edinburgh.
FAQs
How do you get from Nottingham to Edinburgh?

There are 2 ways that you can travel between Nottingham and Edinburgh. You can take a coach or train.

What is the cheapest way from Nottingham to Edinburgh?

Coach services offer the cheapest way to get from Nottingham to Edinburgh. Tickets for a coach cost on average £23.

This is compared to other travel options to Edinburgh:

A coach journey is usually £33 less than a journey to Edinburgh by train, which costs on average £56 for the same trip.

What is the fastest way to Edinburgh from Nottingham?

The fastest way to get to Edinburgh from Nottingham is by train with an average travel time of 4 h 37 min.

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

In comparison, travelling by coach can take you on average 9 h 50 min.

How many miles from Nottingham to Edinburgh would I travel?

Edinburgh is approximately 222 miles (358 km) away from Nottingham.

How many scheduled departures are there a day from Nottingham to Edinburgh?

The average frequency per day from Nottingham to Edinburgh is:

  • 12 trains per day.

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

What are the departure and arrival points in Nottingham and in Edinburgh?

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

  • Most travellers board their coach from Nottingham, Bulwell Bus Station (Stop BU07) and arrive in Edinburgh, Elder Street.
  • Most travellers take a train from Nottingham to Edinburgh Waverley.
Which travel companies can get me from Nottingham to Edinburgh?

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

  • You can travel between Nottingham and Edinburgh by coach with National Express. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for £23 with National Express from Nottingham to Edinburgh.
  • You can take a train from Nottingham to Edinburgh with Avanti West Coast. Cheap tickets can be found for £56 with Avanti West Coast from Nottingham to Edinburgh.
Can I travel directly between Nottingham and Edinburgh?

Yes, there are direct services available to Edinburgh from Nottingham with the following travel operators:

  • You can find around direct coaches per day and book this direct coach with National Express.
  • You'll find 12 direct trains per day with.

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

Where else should I travel to after my journey from Nottingham to Edinburgh ends?
Omio customers who travel from Nottingham to Edinburgh often also extend their holiday to go to London, Glasgow or Manchester. Omio can help you plan your trip by finding the best connections between Edinburgh and these popular destinations at a great price.
When should I book a ticket between Nottingham and Edinburgh online to score the best deals?

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

  • Coach tickets are costing on average £23 one way.
  • Train tickets are costing £56 one way on average.

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