Edinburgh to Harrogate by train
Avg. journey time
Travelling from Edinburgh to Harrogate by train
Fast trains from Edinburgh to Harrogate take around 3 hours and 12 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 242 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Edinburgh and Harrogate.
1. Are there direct trains from Edinburgh to Harrogate?
Journeys between Edinburgh and Harrogate usually involve one change of train.
We usually find around 27 departures on the route from Edinburgh to Harrogate 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 33 departures.
2. How long is the train journey from Edinburgh to Harrogate?
The Edinburgh to Harrogate train travel time is normally about 3 hours and 12 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.
3. What are the Edinburgh to Harrogate train times and schedule?
On weekdays the earliest train to Harrogate is usually scheduled to depart Edinburgh around 05:48 and the last train is around 21:00.
At weekends the first train of the day leaves Edinburgh around 06:08, and the last at 20:00.
What's the Edinburgh to Harrogate train price?
The earlier you book the better, and the cheapest tickets we've found for trains from Edinburgh to Harrogate are $43.51.
Trains departing 30 days in advance will cost around $36 while booking 7 days in advance the price is around $55. 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 Edinburgh to Harrogate 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 Harrogate by train.
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Which train companies operate between Edinburgh and Harrogate?
More than one train company operates on the route from Edinburgh to Harrogate, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:
- East Coast
- 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.
Harrogate to Edinburgh by train