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    2hr 42m

Travelling from Edinburgh to Aviemore by train

Fast trains from Edinburgh to Aviemore take around 2 hours and 42 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 143 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Edinburgh and Aviemore.

Are there direct trains from Edinburgh to Aviemore?

Direct trains from Edinburgh to Aviemore have been found.

We usually find around 12 direct trains on the route from Edinburgh to Aviemore every weekday.

There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 11 departures.

How long is the train journey from Edinburgh to Aviemore?

The Edinburgh to Aviemore train travel time is normally about 2 hours and 42 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

What are the Edinburgh to Aviemore train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest direct train to Aviemore is usually scheduled to depart Edinburgh around 08:32 and the last train is around 19:44. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Edinburgh around 08:31, and the last at 19:44.

When to book Edinburgh to Aviemore 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 Edinburgh to Aviemore by train.

Which train companies operate between Edinburgh and Aviemore?

More than one train company operates on the route from Edinburgh to Aviemore, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:

  • East Coast
  • London North Eastern Railway
  • ScotRail

You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.

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Child and youth passengers

The definition of "Child" and "Youth" varies by country and rail operator. This is why we ask for the age of young passengers.

Sometimes children below a certain age can travel without a seat for free. If you want to guarantee a seat for child passengers, enter '6' as the age of the child.

Read more about child and youth passenger ages. See also youth discounts and railcards.

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