Hull to Edinburgh by train
Avg. journey time
Travelling from Hull to Edinburgh by train
Fast trains from Hull to Edinburgh take around 3 hours and 39 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 306 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Hull and Edinburgh.
1. Are there direct trains from Hull to Edinburgh?
Journeys between Hull and Edinburgh usually involve one change of train.
We usually find around 44 departures on the route from Hull to Edinburgh every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.
Trains are typically more frequent on weekends, when we found around 52 departures.
2. How long is the train journey from Hull to Edinburgh?
The Hull to Edinburgh train travel time is normally about 3 hours and 39 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.
3. What are the Hull to Edinburgh train times and schedule?
On weekdays the earliest train to Edinburgh is usually scheduled to depart Hull around 05:48 and the last train is around 22:33.
At weekends the first train of the day leaves Hull around 05:35, and the last at 22:30.
What's the Hull to Edinburgh train price?
The earlier you book the better, and the cheapest tickets we've found for trains from Hull to Edinburgh are $31.89.
Trains departing 30 days in advance will cost around $36 while booking 7 days in advance the price is around $53. 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 Hull 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 Hull to Edinburgh by train.
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Which train companies operate between Hull and Edinburgh?
More than one train company operates on the route from Hull to Edinburgh, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:
- East Coast
- First Hull Trains
- First TransPennine Express
- London North Eastern Railway
- Northern Rail
- TransPennine Express
You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.
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