Edinburgh to Nottingham by train
Travelling from Edinburgh to Nottingham by train
Fast trains from Edinburgh to Nottingham take around 4 hours and 4 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 360 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Edinburgh and Nottingham.
1. Are there direct trains from Edinburgh to Nottingham?
Journeys between Edinburgh and Nottingham usually involve one change of train.
We usually find around 42 departures on the route from Edinburgh to Nottingham every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.
There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 37 departures.
2. How long is the train journey from Edinburgh to Nottingham?
The Edinburgh to Nottingham train travel time is normally about 4 hours and 4 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.
3. What are the Edinburgh to Nottingham train times and schedule?
On weekdays the earliest train to Nottingham is usually scheduled to depart Edinburgh around 05:40 and the last train is around 22:13.
At weekends the first train of the day leaves Edinburgh around 05:48, and the last at 21:00.
What's the Edinburgh to Nottingham train price?
The earlier you book the better, and the cheapest tickets we've found for trains from Edinburgh to Nottingham are $65.54.
Trains departing 30 days in advance will cost around $75 while booking 7 days in advance the price is around $81. 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 Edinburgh to Nottingham 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 Nottingham by train.
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Which train companies operate between Edinburgh and Nottingham?
More than one train company operates on the route from Edinburgh to Nottingham, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:
- East Coast
- East Midlands Trains
- First TransPennine Express
- London North Eastern Railway
- Northern Rail
- TransPennine Express
- UK Rail Connections
- Virgin Trains
You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.
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