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Travelling from Ormskirk to Edinburgh by train

Fast trains from Ormskirk to Edinburgh take around 3 hours and 14 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 266 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Ormskirk and Edinburgh.

Are there direct trains from Ormskirk to Edinburgh?

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

We usually find around 27 departures on the route from Ormskirk 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 14 departures.

How long is the train journey from Ormskirk to Edinburgh?

The Ormskirk to Edinburgh train travel time is normally about 3 hours and 14 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

What are the Ormskirk to Edinburgh train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Edinburgh is usually scheduled to depart Ormskirk around 05:49 and the last train is around 23:10. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Ormskirk around 06:59, and the last at 22:56.

When to book Ormskirk 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 Ormskirk to Edinburgh by train.

Which train companies operate between Ormskirk and Edinburgh?

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

  • 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.

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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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