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Darlington to Edinburgh

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  1. Darlington
    Platform 4B estimated
    08:02
    Darlington
    Platform 4B estimated
    08:40
    Newcastle
    Platform 5 estimated
    09:15
    Newcastle
    Platform 3 estimated
    10:45
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 5 estimated
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 5 estimated
    1 change
    Peak
  2. Darlington
    Platform 4B estimated
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 6 estimated
    0 changes
    Off Peak
  3. Darlington
    Platform 4B estimated
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 5 estimated
    0 changes
    Peak
  4. Darlington
    Platform 4B estimated
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 10 estimated
    0 changes
    Off Peak
  5. Darlington
    Platform 4B estimated
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 5 estimated
    0 changes
    Off Peak

Journey information from Darlington to Edinburgh

  • Train Fares from: £12.20
  • Fastest route:
  • Slowest route:
  • Average journey time:
  • Changes: Direct
  • How long does it take to travel from Darlington to Edinburgh by train?

    The average journey time between Darlington and Edinburgh is . On an average weekday, there are 77 trains travelling from Darlington to Edinburgh. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays.

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

    The fastest journey time by train is .

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

    Train tickets from Darlington to Edinburgh can start from as little as £12.20 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 Darlington to Edinburgh?

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

    Direct
  • What is the distance between Darlington and Edinburgh?

    The distance between Darlington and Edinburgh is 118 miles.

    Distance: 118 miles
  • What time is the first train from Darlington to Edinburgh?

    The first train from Darlington to Edinburgh departs at .

    What time is the last train from Darlington to Edinburgh?

    The last train from Darlington 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.

Darlington to Edinburgh timetable

Check out the next trains departing from Darlington to Edinburgh for Sunday 19th Jan 2020. For the full train timetable, or to search for a later time or date, click here.

DepartsArrivesDuration
08:0210:452h 43m, 1 change
09:3511:582h 23m, direct
09:4712:072h 20m, direct
10:1112:081h 57m, direct
10:2912:322h 3m, direct

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

How to find cheap train tickets from Darlington to Edinburgh

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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.