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from Peterborough to Edinburgh

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

Our recommendation

To get from Peterborough to Edinburgh on 17 Oct we recommend taking a flight because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

09:05London Stansted Airport1h15 10:20Edinburgh Airport
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£861One-way
Cheapest
13:50London Luton Airport1h20 15:10Edinburgh Airport
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£851One-way
Other options
16:20Birmingham International Airport1h15 17:35Edinburgh Airport
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£921One-way
15:45London Luton Airport1h15 17:00Edinburgh Airport
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£921One-way
12:55Birmingham International Airport1h15 14:10Edinburgh Airport
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£921One-way

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COMPARE Prices for trains, buses and flights

Sun
17 Oct
£153London North Eastern Railway
£77easyJet
Mon
18 Oct
£68London North Eastern Railway
£56easyJet
Tue
19 Oct
£61London North Eastern Railway
£39easyJet
Wed
20 Oct
£62London North Eastern Railway
£42easyJet
Thu
21 Oct
£68London North Eastern Railway
£57easyJet
Fri
22 Oct
£106London North Eastern Railway
£109easyJet
Sat
23 Oct
£51London North Eastern Railway
£132easyJet
Sun
24 Oct
£153London North Eastern Railway
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Mon
25 Oct
£74London North Eastern Railway
£50easyJet
Tue
26 Oct
£61London North Eastern Railway
£31easyJet
Wed
27 Oct
£61London North Eastern Railway
£36easyJet
Thu
28 Oct
£61London North Eastern Railway
£33easyJet
Fri
29 Oct
£68London North Eastern Railway
£39easyJet
Sat
30 Oct
£51London North Eastern Railway
£36easyJet
Sun
31 Oct
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£31easyJet
Mon
1 Nov
£50London North Eastern Railway
£31easyJet
Tue
2 Nov
£51London North Eastern Railway
£31easyJet
Thu
4 Nov
£56London North Eastern Railway
£31easyJet
Fri
5 Nov
£68London North Eastern Railway
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Travel Information from Peterborough to Edinburgh

distanceDistance261 miles (421 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight or train
priceTicket price range£48 - £74
cheapestCheapest modeFlight • £48 • 1 h 15 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • £48 • 1 h 15 min
carriersPopular travel companieseasyJet or London North Eastern Railway

Travel 261 miles (421 km) by flight or train between Peterborough and Edinburgh. 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 £48. The most popular travel providers which serve this route are easyJet or London North Eastern Railway among others. Travellers can even take a direct flight or train from Peterborough to Edinburgh.

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FAQs
How do I go from Peterborough to Edinburgh?

There are 2 travel options from Peterborough to Edinburgh: flight or train.

What is the cheapest way to go to Edinburgh from Peterborough?

The cheapest way from Peterborough to Edinburgh is by taking a flight. You can find average ticket prices around £48 compared to other travel options to Edinburgh:

A flight is about £26 less than a train, which costs on average £74 for this trip.

What is the fastest way to get to Edinburgh from Peterborough?

The quickest way to travel from Peterborough to Edinburgh is by flight, which takes on average 1 h 15 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, taking a train requires on average 3 h 52 min   of travel time.

How far is it from Peterborough to Edinburgh?

You should expect to travel around 261 miles (421 km) from Peterborough to Edinburgh.

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

The average frequency per day from Peterborough to Edinburgh is:

  • Around 10 trains per day.

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

When going from Peterborough to Edinburgh, where do I depart from Peterborough and where do I arrive in Edinburgh?

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

  • Trains from Peterborough to Edinburgh most often leave from Peterborough and arrive in Edinburgh Waverley.
Which travel companies can take me from Peterborough to Edinburgh?

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

  • You can travel by plane from Peterborough to Edinburgh with easyJet, and you can find easyJet Peterborough to Edinburgh tickets for £48 on Omio.
  • You can travel to Edinburgh from Peterborough by train with London North Eastern Railway. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for £74 with London North Eastern Railway from Peterborough to Edinburgh.
Is it possible to travel directly to Edinburgh from Peterborough?

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

  • You'll find direct flights per day with British Airways or BA Cityflyer.
  • You can travel directly by train with London North Eastern Railway with 10 direct trains per day.

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 Peterborough and Edinburgh.

Where should I go next after I travel to Edinburgh from Peterborough?
Looking to extend your trip from Peterborough to Edinburgh? Many Omio customers who go from Peterborough to Edinburgh usually extend their holiday to explore other popular destinations like London, Glasgow or Manchester. If you're looking to explore London, Glasgow or Manchester from Edinburgh, let Omio find you the best connections available at an affordable price.
How early should I buy Peterborough to Edinburgh tickets online to score the best deals?

Before travelling from Peterborough to Edinburgh, 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 plane ticket is on average £48 one way for this journey.
  • The price of a train ticket is £74 one way on average for this route.

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