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Coventry to Edinburgh

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  1. expected to depart at 
    Coventry
    Platform 3
    10:42
    Coventry
    Platform 3
    14:00
    Carlisle
    Platform 3 estimated
    14:15
    Carlisle
    Platform 3 estimated
    15:36
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 11 estimated
    on time
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 11 estimated
    1 change
    Off Peak
  2. on time
    Coventry
    Platform 3
    on time
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 9 estimated
    0 changes
    Off Peak
  3. on time
    Coventry
    Platform 4
    11:47
    Coventry
    Platform 4
    12:15
    Birmingham New Street
    Platform 3 estimated
    12:30
    Birmingham New Street
    Platform 9A estimated
    14:39
    York
    Platform 11 estimated
    14:54
    York
    Platform 9 estimated
    17:23
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 6 estimated
    on time
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 6 estimated
    2 changes
    Off Peak
  4. on time
    Coventry
    Platform 3 estimated
    12:42
    Coventry
    Platform 3 estimated
    16:01
    Carlisle
    Platform 3 estimated
    16:16
    Carlisle
    Platform 3 estimated
    17:37
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 10 estimated
    on time
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 10 estimated
    1 change
    Off Peak
  5. on time
    Coventry
    Platform 3 estimated
    on time
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 8E estimated
    0 changes
    Off Peak
  6. on time
    Coventry
    Platform 4 estimated
    13:47
    Coventry
    Platform 4 estimated
    14:16
    Birmingham New Street
    Platform 3 estimated
    14:30
    Birmingham New Street
    Platform 9A estimated
    16:40
    York
    Platform 10 estimated
    16:55
    York
    Platform 9 estimated
    19:19
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 19 estimated
    on time
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 19 estimated
    2 changes
    Off Peak
  7. on time
    Coventry
    Platform 3 estimated
    14:42
    Coventry
    Platform 3 estimated
    16:51
    Preston (Lancs)
    Platform 3 estimated
    17:05
    Preston (Lancs)
    Platform 4 estimated
    19:39
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 11 estimated
    on time
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 11 estimated
    1 change
    Off Peak
  8. on time
    Coventry
    Platform 4 estimated
    14:48
    Coventry
    Platform 4 estimated
    15:16
    Birmingham New Street
    Platform 3 estimated
    15:28
    Birmingham New Street
    Platform 9A estimated
    18:13
    Newcastle
    Platform 12 estimated
    18:21
    Newcastle
    Platform 2 estimated
    20:08
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 7 estimated
    on time
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 7 estimated
    2 changes
    Off Peak
  9. on time
    Coventry
    Platform 4 estimated
    15:48
    Coventry
    Platform 4 estimated
    16:17
    Birmingham New Street
    Platform 3 estimated
    16:30
    Birmingham New Street
    Platform 9A estimated
    21:29
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 9E estimated
    on time
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 9E estimated
    1 change
    Off Peak
  10. on time
    Coventry
    Platform 4 estimated
    17:47
    Coventry
    Platform 4 estimated
    18:16
    Birmingham New Street
    Platform 3 estimated
    18:30
    Birmingham New Street
    Platform 9A estimated
    20:41
    York
    Platform 10 estimated
    20:57
    York
    Platform 5 estimated
    23:31
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 5 estimated
    on time
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 5 estimated
    2 changes
    Off Peak

Journey information from Coventry to Edinburgh

  • Train Fares from: £18.50
  • Fastest route:
  • Slowest route:
  • Average journey time:
  • Changes: Direct
  • How long does it take to travel from Coventry to Edinburgh by train?

    The average journey time between Coventry and Edinburgh is . On an average weekday, there are 12 trains travelling from Coventry to Edinburgh. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays.

    Avg. Duration
  • What is the fastest journey from Coventry to Edinburgh by train?

    The fastest journey time by train is .

  • How much does the train from Coventry to Edinburgh cost?

    Train tickets from Coventry to Edinburgh can start from as little as £18.50 when you book in advance and are usually more expensive when purchased on the day. Prices can also vary depending the time of day, route and class you book.

  • Are there direct trains from Coventry to Edinburgh?

    Yes, it is possible to travel from Coventry to Edinburgh without having to change trains. Use our journey planner above to get direct train times from Coventry to Edinburgh.

    Direct
  • What is the distance between Coventry and Edinburgh?

    The distance between Coventry and Edinburgh is 255 miles.

    Distance: 255 miles
  • What time is the first train from Coventry to Edinburgh?

    The first train from Coventry to Edinburgh departs at .

    What time is the last train from Coventry to Edinburgh?

    The last train from Coventry 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.

Coventry to Edinburgh timetable

Check out the next trains departing from Coventry to Edinburgh for Tuesday 18th Feb 2020. For the full train timetable, or to search for a later time or date, click here.

DepartsArrivesDuration
10:4215:364h 54m, 1 change
11:4216:184h 36m, direct
11:4717:235h 36m, 2 changes
12:4217:374h 55m, 1 change
13:4218:214h 39m, direct
13:4719:195h 32m, 2 changes
14:4219:394h 57m, 1 change
14:4820:085h 20m, 2 changes
15:4821:295h 41m, 1 change
17:4723:315h 44m, 2 changes

If you’re looking for the return train journey, check out trains from Edinburgh to Coventry.

How to find cheap train tickets from Coventry to Edinburgh

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1 monthin advance
from£18.50
2 weeksin advance
from£31
1 weekin advance
from£31
today
from£42.10

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**Average savings on Advance fares booked at least one week before day of travel vs Anytime fares purchased on day of travel. Subject to availability. Excludes coach.
Advance adult single fare. Excludes booking fee. Prices seen by Trainline customers in the last 30 days. Availability limited.