Cheltenham to Edinburgh by train
Travelling from Cheltenham to Edinburgh by train
Fast trains from Cheltenham to Edinburgh take around 5 hours and 44 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 457 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Cheltenham and Edinburgh.
1. Are there direct trains from Cheltenham to Edinburgh?
Direct trains from Cheltenham to Edinburgh have been found.
We usually find around 21 direct trains on the route from Cheltenham to Edinburgh every weekday.
Trains are typically more frequent on weekends, when we found around 23 departures.
2. How long is the train journey from Cheltenham to Edinburgh?
The Cheltenham to Edinburgh train travel time is normally about 5 hours and 44 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.
3. What are the Cheltenham to Edinburgh train times and schedule?
On weekdays the earliest direct train to Edinburgh is usually scheduled to depart Cheltenham around 06:37 and the last train is around 17:11.
At weekends the first train of the day leaves Cheltenham around 06:38, and the last at 17:12.
What's the Cheltenham to Edinburgh train price?
The earlier you book the better, and the cheapest tickets we've found for trains from Cheltenham to Edinburgh are $84.98.
Trains departing 30 days in advance will cost around $90 while booking 7 days in advance the price is around $104. Booking on the day of travel is likely to be more expensive, so it is worth booking in advance if you can to save money.
When to book Cheltenham to Edinburgh train tickets?
Trains in the UK usually open for booking around 3 months in advance.
If booking is not yet open for your dates then you can set a booking alert to receive an email on the day that the cheapest tickets are released for your journey from Cheltenham to Edinburgh by train.
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Which train companies operate between Cheltenham and Edinburgh?
CrossCountry is the train company that operates on the route from Cheltenham to Edinburgh.
You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.
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