Derby to Edinburgh by train
Avg. journey time
Travelling from Derby to Edinburgh by train
Fast trains from Derby to Edinburgh take around 4 hours and 11 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 356 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Derby and Edinburgh.
1. Are there direct trains from Derby to Edinburgh?
Direct trains from Derby to Edinburgh have been found.
We usually find around 20 direct trains on the route from Derby to Edinburgh every weekday.
Trains are typically more frequent on weekends, when we found around 22 departures.
2. How long is the train journey from Derby to Edinburgh?
The Derby to Edinburgh train travel time is normally about 4 hours and 11 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.
3. What are the Derby to Edinburgh train times and schedule?
On weekdays the earliest direct train to Edinburgh is usually scheduled to depart Derby around 06:35 and the last train is around 18:44.
At weekends the first train of the day leaves Derby around 06:38, and the last at 18:44.
What's the Derby to Edinburgh train price?
The earlier you book the better, and the cheapest tickets we've found for trains from Derby to Edinburgh are $58.51.
Trains departing 30 days in advance will cost around $74 while booking 7 days in advance the price is around $87. 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 Derby 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 Derby to Edinburgh by train.
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Which train companies operate between Derby and Edinburgh?
CrossCountry is the train company that operates on the route from Derby 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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