Trains from Birmingham New Street to Edinburgh

train times, tickets and journey information.

Birmingham New Street to Edinburgh Train Times Information

The best way to travel from Birmingham to Edinburgh is with Avanti West Coast. We run a direct service every 2 hours and our average journey time is just 4 hours and 3 minutes, getting you to your destination as quickly as we can. An anytime single ticket costs £130.10 but if you travel off-peak you can get a ticket for £91.80. Onboard you can connect to our free WiFI to catch up on your emails or watch a move on Avanti Media. You can also pop to the onboard shop for a snack during your journey.

Edinburgh City Centre

Birmingham New Street to Edinburgh FAQs

How long does it take to travel from Birmingham New Street to Edinburgh by train?
The average journey time from Birmingham New Street to Edinburgh is 4 hours and 3 minutes.

What is the fastest journey from Birmingham New Street to Edinburgh by train?
The fastest journey from Birmingham New Street to Edinburgh takes 4 hours and 2 minutes.

How much does the train from Birmingham New Street to Edinburgh cost?
Train tickets from Birmingham New Street to Edinburgh cost as little as £91.80 if you’re travelling off-peak. Anytime single tickets cost £130.10.

Are there direct trains from Birmingham New Street to Edinburgh?
Yes, we run a direct service from Birmingham New Street to Edinburgh every 2 hours.

What is the distance between Birmingham and Edinburgh?
Edinburgh is 395 km (245 miles) from Birmingham.

What time is the first train from Birmingham New Street to Edinburgh?
The first train from Birmingham New Street to Edinburgh departs from Birmingham New Street at 06:15 (weekdays), 06:15 (Saturday) and 10:20 (Sunday).

What time is the last train from Birmingham New Street to Edinburgh?
The last train from Birmingham New Street to Edinburgh departs from London Euston at 18:15 (weekdays), 16:15 (Saturday) and 18:15 (Sunday).

Edinburgh

Edinburgh station
Princes Street
Edinburgh
Lothian
EH1 1BB
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