Edinburgh to Grimsby by train Find train times and tickets

  • First train
    05:48
  • Last train
    22:01
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    4hr 7m

Travelling from Edinburgh to Grimsby by train

The fastest trains from Edinburgh to Grimsby take around 4 hours and 7 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 332 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Edinburgh and Grimsby.

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

We usually find around 15 departures on the route from Edinburgh to Grimsby 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 26 departures. The duration is normally about 4 hours and 7 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

On weekdays the earliest train to Grimsby is usually scheduled to depart Edinburgh around 05:48 and the last train is around 22:01. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Edinburgh around 05:48, and the last at 21:00.

Route map is indicative only and may differ from the optimal route. Actual routes will be displayed when searching.

When to book Edinburgh to Grimsby 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 Edinburgh to Grimsby by train.

Which trains operate between Edinburgh and Grimsby?

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

  • CrossCountry
  • East Coast
  • First TransPennine Express
  • Northern
  • 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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Child and youth passengers

The definition of "Child" and "Youth" varies by country and rail 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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