Trains from

Edinburgh to Elgin

  1. on time
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 15
    05:30
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 15
    08:13
    Aberdeen
    Platform 5 estimated
    08:19
    Aberdeen
    Platform 7N estimated
    09:49
    Elgin
    Platform 2
    on time
    Elgin
    Platform 2
    1 change
    Peak
  2. on time
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 17
    06:33
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 17
    07:25
    Stirling
    Platform 2 estimated
    07:36
    Stirling
    Platform 2 estimated
    10:28
    Inverness
    Platform 3 estimated
    10:57
    Inverness
    Platform 3 estimated
    11:36
    Elgin
    Platform 1 estimated
    on time
    Elgin
    Platform 1 estimated
    2 changes
    Peak
  3. on time
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 20 estimated
    07:30
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 20 estimated
    09:55
    Aberdeen
    Platform 7N estimated
    10:13
    Aberdeen
    Platform 6N estimated
    11:39
    Elgin
    Platform 2 estimated
    on time
    Elgin
    Platform 2 estimated
    1 change
    Peak
  4. on time
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 20 estimated
    09:30
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 20 estimated
    11:49
    Aberdeen
    Platform 7S estimated
    12:00
    Aberdeen
    Platform 7S estimated
    13:26
    Elgin
    Platform 2 estimated
    on time
    Elgin
    Platform 2 estimated
    1 change
    Peak
  5. on time
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 2 estimated
    10:28
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 2 estimated
    13:01
    Aberdeen
    Platform 5 estimated
    13:38
    Aberdeen
    Platform 7N estimated
    15:04
    Elgin
    Platform 2 estimated
    on time
    Elgin
    Platform 2 estimated
    1 change
    Peak
  6. on time
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 15 estimated
    10:36
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 15 estimated
    14:17
    Inverness
    Platform 2 estimated
    14:27
    Inverness
    Platform 4 estimated
    15:06
    Elgin
    Platform 1 estimated
    on time
    Elgin
    Platform 1 estimated
    1 change
    Peak
  7. on time
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 18 estimated
    11:35
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 18 estimated
    12:54
    Perth
    Platform 6 estimated
    13:13
    Perth
    Platform 7 estimated
    15:23
    Inverness
    Platform 3 estimated
    15:29
    Inverness
    Platform 2 estimated
    16:09
    Elgin
    Platform 1 estimated
    on time
    Elgin
    Platform 1 estimated
    2 changes
    Peak
  8. on time
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 17 estimated
    12:30
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 17 estimated
    15:19
    Inverurie
    Platform 1 estimated
    15:49
    Inverurie
    Platform 1 estimated
    17:01
    Elgin
    Platform 2 estimated
    on time
    Elgin
    Platform 2 estimated
    1 change
    Peak
  9. on time
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 17 estimated
    13:36
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 17 estimated
    16:54
    Inverness
    Platform 3 estimated
    17:14
    Inverness
    Platform 4 estimated
    17:54
    Elgin
    Platform 1 estimated
    on time
    Elgin
    Platform 1 estimated
    1 change
    Peak
  10. on time
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 2 estimated
    14:29
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 2 estimated
    17:04
    Aberdeen
    Platform 5 estimated
    17:22
    Aberdeen
    Platform 6N estimated
    18:55
    Elgin
    Platform 2 estimated
    on time
    Elgin
    Platform 2 estimated
    1 change
    Peak

Journey information from Edinburgh to Elgin

  • Train Fares from: £16.40
  • Fastest route:
  • Slowest route:
  • Average journey time:
  • Changes: Direct
  • Trains per day: Around 2
  • Distance: 117 miles (188 km)
  • Train operators: ScotRail
  • Origin: Edinburgh
  • Destination: Elgin
  • How long does it take to travel from Edinburgh to Elgin by train?

    The average journey time between Edinburgh and Elgin is . The fastest journey time is . On an average weekday, there are 2 trains per day travelling from Edinburgh to Elgin. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays.

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

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

    Direct
  • What is the distance between Edinburgh and Elgin?

    The distance between Edinburgh and Elgin is 117 miles.

    Distance: 117 miles
  • What time is the first train from Edinburgh to Elgin?

    The first train from Edinburgh to Elgin departs at .

    What time is the last train from Edinburgh to Elgin?

    The last train from Edinburgh to Elgin 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 Elgin

    • 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 Elgin here.
    • Use a railcard. National Railcards offer up to 1/3 off train tickets and offer great value for money if you travel by train several times a year. Find out more about railcards here.
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