Edinburgh to Smethwick by train

  • First train
    06:06
  • Last train
    22:15
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    4hr 14m
  • Distance
    392 kilometres
  • Trains per Day
    14
  • Avg. journey time
    5hr 57m
  • Train Operators

Travelling from Edinburgh to Smethwick by train

Fast trains from Edinburgh to Smethwick take around 4 hours and 14 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 392 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Edinburgh and Smethwick.

1. Are there direct trains from Edinburgh to Smethwick?

Journeys between Edinburgh and Smethwick usually involve one change of train.

We usually find around 15 departures on the route from Edinburgh to Smethwick 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 14 departures.

2. How long is the train journey from Edinburgh to Smethwick?

The Edinburgh to Smethwick train travel time is normally about 4 hours and 14 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

3. What are the Edinburgh to Smethwick train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Smethwick is usually scheduled to depart Edinburgh around 06:06 and the last train is around 22:15. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Edinburgh around 06:15, and the last at 20:15.

When to book Edinburgh to Smethwick 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 Smethwick by train.

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Which train companies operate between Edinburgh and Smethwick?

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

  • Arriva Trains Wales
  • CrossCountry
  • London Midland
  • Virgin Trains

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

Smethwick to Edinburgh by train

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Child and youth passengers

The definition of "Child" and "Youth" varies by country and 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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