Great Yarmouth to Edinburgh by train

  • First train
    06:15
  • Last train
    23:34
  • Avg changes
    2
  • Fastest journey
    6hr 1m
  • Distance
    490 kilometres
  • Trains per Day
    9
  • Avg. journey time
    9hr 45m
  • Train Operators

Travelling from Great Yarmouth to Edinburgh by train

Fast trains from Great Yarmouth to Edinburgh take around 6 hours and 1 minute, covering a distance of approximately 490 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Great Yarmouth and Edinburgh.

1. Are there direct trains from Great Yarmouth to Edinburgh?

Journeys between Great Yarmouth and Edinburgh usually involve 2 changes of train.

We usually find around 9 departures on the route from Great Yarmouth 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 11 departures.

2. How long is the train journey from Great Yarmouth to Edinburgh?

The Great Yarmouth to Edinburgh train travel time is normally about 6 hours and 1 minute, whatever time you make the journey.

3. What are the Great Yarmouth to Edinburgh train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Edinburgh is usually scheduled to depart Great Yarmouth around 06:58 and the last train is around 23:34. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Great Yarmouth around 06:15, and the last at 23:34.

When to book Great Yarmouth 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 Great Yarmouth to Edinburgh by train.

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Which train companies operate between Great Yarmouth and Edinburgh?

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

  • Abellio Greater Anglia
  • CrossCountry
  • East Coast
  • East Midlands Trains
  • Greater Anglia
  • London North Eastern Railway

You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.

Edinburgh to Great Yarmouth by train

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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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