Lancaster to Edinburgh by train
Avg. journey time
Travelling from Lancaster to Edinburgh by train
Fast trains from Lancaster to Edinburgh take around 2 hours and 9 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 213 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Lancaster and Edinburgh.
1. Are there direct trains from Lancaster to Edinburgh?
Direct trains from Lancaster to Edinburgh have been found.
We usually find around 28 direct trains on the route from Lancaster to Edinburgh every weekday.
There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 26 departures.
2. How long is the train journey from Lancaster to Edinburgh?
The Lancaster to Edinburgh train travel time is normally about 2 hours and 9 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.
3. What are the Lancaster to Edinburgh train times and schedule?
On weekdays the earliest direct train to Edinburgh is usually scheduled to depart Lancaster around 07:14 and the last train is around 21:15.
This is the same at the weekend.
What's the Lancaster to Edinburgh train price?
The earlier you book the better, and the cheapest tickets we've found for trains from Lancaster to Edinburgh are $20.15.
Trains departing 30 days in advance will cost around $29, and when booking 7 days in advance the price is usually the same. Booking on the day of travel may be more expensive.
When to book Lancaster 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 Lancaster to Edinburgh by train.
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Which train companies operate between Lancaster and Edinburgh?
More than one train company operates on the route from Lancaster to Edinburgh, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:
- First TransPennine Express
- TransPennine Express
- Virgin Trains
You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.
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