Edinburgh to Dundee by train Find train times and tickets

  • First train
    05:30
  • Last train
    23:10
  • Avg changes
    0
  • Fastest journey
    1hr 6m

Travelling from Edinburgh to Dundee by train

Fast trains from Edinburgh to Dundee take around 1 hour and 6 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 58 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Edinburgh and Dundee.

Are there direct trains from Edinburgh to Dundee?

Direct trains from Edinburgh to Dundee have been found.

We usually find around 61 direct trains on the route from Edinburgh to Dundee every weekday.

There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 42 departures.

How long is the train journey from Edinburgh to Dundee?

The Edinburgh to Dundee train travel time is normally about 1 hour and 6 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

What are the Edinburgh to Dundee train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest direct train to Dundee is usually scheduled to depart Edinburgh around 05:30 and the last train is around 23:10. This is the same at the weekend.

Route map is indicative only and may differ from the optimal route. Actual routes will be displayed when searching.

When to book Edinburgh to Dundee 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 Dundee by train.

Which train companies operate between Edinburgh and Dundee?

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

  • CrossCountry
  • East Coast
  • 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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