Trains from

Edinburgh to Ayr

  1. departed
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 11
    18:00
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 11
    18:50
    Glasgow Queen Street
    Platform 7 estimated
    18:50
    Glasgow Queen Street
    19:30
    Glasgow Central
    19:30
    Glasgow Central
    Platform 13 estimated
    20:21
    Ayr
    Platform 2 estimated
    on time
    Ayr
    Platform 2 estimated
    2 changes
    Peak
  2. on time
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 10
    on time
    Ayr
    Platform 4 estimated
    0 changes
    Peak
  3. on time
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 14
    18:30
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 14
    19:21
    Glasgow Queen Street
    Platform 4 estimated
    19:21
    Glasgow Queen Street
    20:00
    Glasgow Central
    20:00
    Glasgow Central
    Platform 10 estimated
    20:54
    Ayr
    Platform 4 estimated
    on time
    Ayr
    Platform 4 estimated
    2 changes
    Peak
  4. on time
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 15
    18:57
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 15
    20:10
    Glasgow Central
    Platform 3 estimated
    20:30
    Glasgow Central
    Platform 11 estimated
    21:21
    Ayr
    Platform 2 estimated
    on time
    Ayr
    Platform 2 estimated
    1 change
    Peak
  5. on time
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 12
    19:00
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 12
    19:44
    Glasgow Queen Street
    Platform 3 estimated
    19:44
    Glasgow Queen Street
    20:30
    Glasgow Central
    20:30
    Glasgow Central
    Platform 11 estimated
    21:21
    Ayr
    Platform 2 estimated
    on time
    Ayr
    Platform 2 estimated
    2 changes
    Peak
  6. on time
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 14 estimated
    19:30
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 14 estimated
    20:25
    Glasgow Queen Street
    Platform 7 estimated
    20:25
    Glasgow Queen Street
    20:59
    Glasgow Central
    20:59
    Glasgow Central
    Platform 13 estimated
    21:53
    Ayr
    Platform 3 estimated
    on time
    Ayr
    Platform 3 estimated
    2 changes
    Peak
  7. on time
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 12 estimated
    20:00
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 12 estimated
    20:49
    Glasgow Queen Street
    Platform 3 estimated
    20:49
    Glasgow Queen Street
    21:30
    Glasgow Central
    21:30
    Glasgow Central
    Platform 14 estimated
    22:21
    Ayr
    Platform 2 estimated
    on time
    Ayr
    Platform 2 estimated
    2 changes
    Peak
  8. on time
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 14 estimated
    20:30
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 14 estimated
    21:25
    Glasgow Queen Street
    Platform 4 estimated
    21:25
    Glasgow Queen Street
    22:00
    Glasgow Central
    22:00
    Glasgow Central
    Platform 14 estimated
    22:53
    Ayr
    Platform 3 estimated
    on time
    Ayr
    Platform 3 estimated
    2 changes
    Peak
  9. on time
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 15 estimated
    21:00
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 15 estimated
    21:52
    Glasgow Queen Street
    Platform 4 estimated
    21:52
    Glasgow Queen Street
    22:30
    Glasgow Central
    22:30
    Glasgow Central
    Platform 13 estimated
    23:21
    Ayr
    Platform 3 estimated
    on time
    Ayr
    Platform 3 estimated
    2 changes
    Peak
  10. on time
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 12 estimated
    21:30
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 12 estimated
    22:21
    Glasgow Queen Street
    Platform 4 estimated
    22:21
    Glasgow Queen Street
    23:00
    Glasgow Central
    23:00
    Glasgow Central
    Platform 14 estimated
    23:51
    Ayr
    Platform 2 estimated
    on time
    Ayr
    Platform 2 estimated
    2 changes
    Peak

Journey information from Edinburgh to Ayr

  • Train Fares from: £19.10
  • Fastest route:
  • Slowest route:
  • Average journey time:
  • Changes: Direct
  • Trains per day: Around 8
  • Distance: 66 miles (106 km)
  • Train operators: ScotRail
  • Origin: Edinburgh
  • Destination: Ayr
  • How long does it take to travel from Edinburgh to Ayr by train?

    The average journey time between Edinburgh and Ayr is . The fastest journey time is . On an average weekday, there are 8 trains per day travelling from Edinburgh to Ayr. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays.

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

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

    Direct
  • What is the distance between Edinburgh and Ayr?

    The distance between Edinburgh and Ayr is 66 miles.

    Distance: 66 miles
  • What time is the first train from Edinburgh to Ayr?

    The first train from Edinburgh to Ayr departs at .

    What time is the last train from Edinburgh to Ayr?

    The last train from Edinburgh to Ayr 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.
  • Savings tips for Edinburgh to Ayr

    • If you take this train more than 3 times per week, you may be able save money with a Season Ticket. Find out more and see if you can buy a season ticket for Edinburgh to Ayr here.
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