Linlithgow to Edinburgh by train

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Travelling from Linlithgow to Edinburgh by train

Fast trains from Linlithgow to Edinburgh take around 18 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 25 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Linlithgow and Edinburgh.

1. Are there direct trains from Linlithgow to Edinburgh?

Direct trains from Linlithgow to Edinburgh have been found.

We usually find around 110 direct trains on the route from Linlithgow to Edinburgh every weekday.

There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 95 departures.

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

The Linlithgow to Edinburgh train travel time is normally about 18 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the earliest direct train to Edinburgh is usually scheduled to depart Linlithgow around 06:00 and the last train is around 00:04. This is the same at the weekend.

When to book Linlithgow 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 Linlithgow to Edinburgh by train.

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Which train companies operate between Linlithgow and Edinburgh?

ScotRail is the train company that operates on the route from Linlithgow to Edinburgh.

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

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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.

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