Keighley to Edinburgh by train

  • First train
    05:44
  • Last train
    22:31
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    3hr 29m
  • Distance
    246 kilometres
  • Trains per Day
    31
  • Avg. journey time
    3hr 52m
  • Train Operators

Travelling from Keighley to Edinburgh by train

Fast trains from Keighley to Edinburgh take around 3 hours and 29 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 246 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Keighley and Edinburgh.

1. Are there direct trains from Keighley to Edinburgh?

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

We usually find around 38 departures on the route from Keighley to Edinburgh 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 30 departures.

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

The Keighley to Edinburgh train travel time is normally about 3 hours and 29 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the earliest train to Edinburgh is usually scheduled to depart Keighley around 05:44 and the last train is around 22:31. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Keighley around 05:59, and the last at 23:27.

When to book Keighley 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 Keighley to Edinburgh by train.

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Which train companies operate between Keighley and Edinburgh?

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

  • CrossCountry
  • East Coast
  • First TransPennine Express
  • London North Eastern Railway
  • Northern
  • Northern Rail
  • TransPennine Express
  • Virgin Trains

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

Edinburgh to Keighley 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.