Trains from Birmingham to Edinburgh

Tickets and information for trains running from Birmingham to Edinburgh. Find out the latest journey information and buy tickets with Avanti West Coast.

Train times for Birmingham to Edinburgh

Looking to travel from Birmingham to Edinburgh with Avanti West Coast? We’ll point you in the right direction for everything you need to know ahead of your trip.

Birmingham to Edinburgh train timetables

Planning ahead means making your train with plenty of time to spare. Check the timetable below, and never have to run to a platform again.

How long does it take to get from Birmingham to Edinburgh by train?

The train from Birmingham to Edinburgh takes around 4 hours 7 minutes. Bear in mind that travel on bank holidays and weekends may take a little longer.

Are there direct train routes between Birmingham to Edinburgh?

Yes there are! All our trains go direct from Birmingham to Edinburgh, allowing you to get there quicker. 

When does the last train for Birmingham to Edinburgh leave?

18:15 hours. Don’t miss it!

What time can I catch the first train from Birmingham to Edinburgh?

The first train leaves Birmingham at 06:15hours. Save yourself some time in the morning by booking ahead.

How much does it cost to travel by train from Birmingham to Edinburgh?

Train tickets from Birmingham to Edinburgh cost as little as £39.00 Standard Class and from £60.00 First Class each way when booked in advance.

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