You can get from York to Edinburgh by train, bus or flight.
To get from York to Edinburgh on 27 Jun we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.
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|Distance||161 miles (259 km)|
|Available travel modes||Coach or train|
|Ticket price range||£39 - £64|
|Cheapest mode||Train • £39 • 2 h 24 min|
|Fastest mode||Train • £39 • 2 h 24 min|
|Popular travel companies||National Express or London North Eastern Railway|
Take a coach or train to travel 161 miles (259 km) from York to Edinburgh. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 2 h 24 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a train is the best option with prices starting as low as £39. The most popular travel providers which serve this journey are National Express or London North Eastern Railway among others. Travellers can even take a direct train from York to Edinburgh.
There are 2 ways that you can travel from York to Edinburgh. You can take a coach or train.
The cheapest way from York to Edinburgh is by taking a train. You can find average ticket prices around £39 compared to other travel options to Edinburgh:
A train is £26 less than a coach for this route with tickets for a coach from York to Edinburgh costing on average £64.
The fastest way from York to Edinburgh is by train with an average journey time of 2 h 24 min.
Other travel options from York to Edinburgh can usually take longer:
In comparison, getting to Edinburgh by coach can take on average 4 h 29 min.
Edinburgh is approximately 161 miles (259 km) away from York.
The average frequency per day from York to Edinburgh is:
However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your journey between York and Edinburgh as scheduled services by coach or train can vary by season or day of the week.
These are the most popular departure and arrival points when travelling from York to Edinburgh:
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Yes, there are direct services available from York to Edinburgh with the following travel operators:
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 from York to Edinburgh.
When planning your trip to Edinburgh from York, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to purchase and their prices in the next 7 days:
However, we recommend buying tickets from York to Edinburgh online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.
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