Trains to Edinburgh

Speed towards the Caledonian capital of culture and comedy.


Near Edinburgh StationTrains from Edinburgh

*1hr 30mins is the most common journey time between York and Newcastle and Edinburgh, Monday to Friday. 

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Popular trains to Edinburgh

London to Edinburgh

From £37.40

York to Edinburgh

From £19.10

Newcastle to Edinburgh

From £11.50

Our new Azuma trains are now running to Edinburgh. Our modern, sleek new trains will be taking you between Edinburgh and London in more comfort than ever before. We have more seats in Standard to offer you even more great value fares. Find out more about Azuma here

Edinburgh Waverley is the second-largest railway station in the UK and as such serves as a local traffic hub offering train services to Glasgow, Aberdeen and Inverness as well as trains south to Newcastle, Leeds and London.

There is a great range of value train tickets and cheap rail fares available on our website for trains to Edinburgh from destinations all across Scotland and England.

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Book and travel with confidence

Book and travel with confidence.

  • There's no booking fees, ever!
  • We are maintaining increased cleaning in stations and onboard 
  • Our LNER app allows you to book contactless eTickets and stay up to date with your journey progress, in the palm of your hand.
  • Plans change and that's why our tickets can, too. All changes and refunds are fee-free until 30 September 2022. Find out more on our ticket changes and refunds page.

If it’s not happening here, it’s not happening.

Edinburgh is a cosmopolitan city built on a series of extinct volcanoes and positively erupting with things to see and do. Aside from the world-famous Festival and Fringe events, the city offers fantastic views, hidden gems, wild surrounding countryside and boundless creative art experiences. 

Plus, when you join LNER Perks you'll get £5 free and 2% credit back every time you travel with us. 

Things to do in Edinburgh

We've pulled together lists of the best things to do in Edinburgh. Find some inspiration before your trip or save it for some train reading.

Shopping in Edinburgh

Fill your bags with gifts (for yourself or for loved ones) at Edinburgh's wide range of luxury and independent shops.

Places to eat in Edinburgh

Edinburgh is famous for its culinary traditions, such as kippers, haggis and whisky, but there’s so much more for food lovers to enjoy on a visit to ‘Auld Reekie’.

Hotels in Edinburgh

Whether you're in Edinburgh for a night or for a week, you want to help you choose the perfect hotel.

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