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Ardrossan to Edinburgh

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  1. on time
    Ardrossan South Beach
    Platform 1
    18:04
    Ardrossan South Beach
    Platform 1
    18:44
    Glasgow Central
    Platform 12 estimated
    19:00
    Glasgow Central
    Platform 4 estimated
    20:03
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 1 estimated
    on time
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 1 estimated
    1 change
    Peak
  2. on time
    Ardrossan South Beach
    Platform 1
    18:11
    Ardrossan South Beach
    Platform 1
    18:57
    Glasgow Central
    Platform 15 estimated
    18:57
    Glasgow Central
    19:30
    Glasgow Queen Street
    19:30
    Glasgow Queen Street
    Platform 3 estimated
    20:18
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 14 estimated
    on time
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 14 estimated
    2 changes
    Peak
  3. on time
    Ardrossan South Beach
    Platform 1 estimated
    19:11
    Ardrossan South Beach
    Platform 1 estimated
    19:57
    Glasgow Central
    Platform 12 estimated
    19:57
    Glasgow Central
    20:30
    Glasgow Queen Street
    20:30
    Glasgow Queen Street
    Platform 4 estimated
    21:17
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 14 estimated
    on time
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 14 estimated
    2 changes
    Peak
  4. on time
    Ardrossan South Beach
    Platform 1 estimated
    19:11
    Ardrossan South Beach
    Platform 1 estimated
    19:57
    Glasgow Central
    Platform 12 estimated
    20:01
    Glasgow Central
    21:00
    Glasgow Queen Street
    21:00
    Glasgow Queen Street
    Platform 3 estimated
    21:45
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 12 estimated
    on time
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 12 estimated
    2 changes
    Peak
  5. on time
    Ardrossan South Beach
    Platform 1 estimated
    20:11
    Ardrossan South Beach
    Platform 1 estimated
    21:00
    Glasgow Central
    Platform 12 estimated
    21:00
    Glasgow Central
    21:30
    Glasgow Queen Street
    21:30
    Glasgow Queen Street
    Platform 3 estimated
    22:23
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 12 estimated
    on time
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 12 estimated
    2 changes
    Peak
  6. on time
    Ardrossan South Beach
    Platform 1 estimated
    20:34
    Ardrossan South Beach
    Platform 1 estimated
    21:13
    Glasgow Central
    Platform 15 estimated
    21:13
    Glasgow Central
    22:00
    Glasgow Queen Street
    22:00
    Glasgow Queen Street
    Platform 4 estimated
    22:45
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 12 estimated
    on time
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 12 estimated
    2 changes
    Peak
  7. on time
    Ardrossan South Beach
    Platform 1 estimated
    21:11
    Ardrossan South Beach
    Platform 1 estimated
    21:57
    Glasgow Central
    Platform 14 estimated
    21:57
    Glasgow Central
    22:30
    Glasgow Queen Street
    22:30
    Glasgow Queen Street
    Platform 4 estimated
    23:17
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 12 estimated
    on time
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 12 estimated
    2 changes
    Peak
  8. on time
    Ardrossan South Beach
    Platform 1 estimated
    22:11
    Ardrossan South Beach
    Platform 1 estimated
    22:57
    Glasgow Central
    Platform 14 estimated
    22:57
    Glasgow Central
    23:30
    Glasgow Queen Street
    23:30
    Glasgow Queen Street
    Platform 4 estimated
    00:17
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 8 estimated
    on time
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 8 estimated
    2 changes
    Peak
  9. Ardrossan South Beach
    Platform 1 estimated
    06:38
    Ardrossan South Beach
    Platform 1 estimated
    07:18
    Glasgow Central
    Platform 12 estimated
    07:18
    Glasgow Central
    08:00
    Glasgow Queen Street
    08:00
    Glasgow Queen Street
    Platform 7 estimated
    08:52
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 14 estimated
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 14 estimated
    2 changes
    Peak
  10. Ardrossan South Beach
    Platform 1 estimated
    06:59
    Ardrossan South Beach
    Platform 1 estimated
    07:40
    Glasgow Central
    Platform 10 estimated
    07:40
    Glasgow Central
    08:15
    Glasgow Queen Street
    08:15
    Glasgow Queen Street
    Platform 4 estimated
    09:07
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 14 estimated
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 14 estimated
    2 changes
    Peak

Journey information from Ardrossan to Edinburgh

  • Train Fares from: £19.10
  • Fastest route:
  • Slowest route:
  • Average journey time:
  • Changes: 1 to 2
  • How long does it take to travel from Ardrossan to Edinburgh by train?

    The average journey time between Ardrossan and Edinburgh is . The fastest journey time is . On an average weekday, there are 41 trains per day travelling from Ardrossan to Edinburgh. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays.

    Avg. Duration
  • Are there direct trains from Ardrossan to Edinburgh?

    No, it is not possible to travel from Ardrossan to Edinburgh without having to change trains. Use our journey planner above to get direct train times from Ardrossan to Edinburgh.

    No direct trains possible
  • What is the distance between Ardrossan and Edinburgh?

    The distance between Ardrossan and Edinburgh is 67 miles.

    Distance: 67 miles
  • What time is the first train from Ardrossan to Edinburgh?

    The first train from Ardrossan to Edinburgh departs at .

    What time is the last train from Ardrossan to Edinburgh?

    The last train from Ardrossan to Edinburgh departs at .

    First train
    Last train
    No sleeper services are available. There may also be fewer services on weekends and public holidays; use the Journey Planner above to search for a specific train on your chosen travel date.
  • If you're like us, you've probably seen the sheer number of ticket types available in the UK and wondered ''Why are there so many?!'' Well, luckily we've put together a handy guide to all the variations of train ticket you may encounter on your travels.

    *Please note that not all types of train tickets are available for every journey. Factors such as the time, date and train company you'll be using can affect the availability of each one.

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