Edinburgh to Airdrie by train

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Travelling from Edinburgh to Airdrie by train

Fast trains from Edinburgh to Airdrie take around 41 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 50 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Edinburgh and Airdrie.

1. Are there direct trains from Edinburgh to Airdrie?

Direct trains from Edinburgh to Airdrie have been found.

We usually find around 82 direct trains on the route from Edinburgh to Airdrie every weekday.

There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 61 departures.

2. How long is the train journey from Edinburgh to Airdrie?

The Edinburgh to Airdrie train travel time is normally about 41 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

3. What are the Edinburgh to Airdrie train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest direct train to Airdrie is usually scheduled to depart Edinburgh around 06:08 and the last train is around 23:22. This is the same at the weekend.

When to book Edinburgh to Airdrie train tickets?

Trains in the UK usually open for booking around 3 months in advance. If booking is not yet open for your dates then you can set a booking alert to receive an email on the day that the cheapest tickets are released for your journey from Edinburgh to Airdrie by train.

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Which train companies operate between Edinburgh and Airdrie?

ScotRail is the train company that operates on the route from Edinburgh to Airdrie.

You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.

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Child and youth passengers

The definition of "Child" and "Youth" varies by country and operator. This is why we ask for the age of young passengers.

Sometimes children below a certain age can travel without a seat for free. If you want to guarantee a seat for child passengers, enter '6' as the age of the child.

Read more about child and youth passenger ages. See also youth discounts and railcards.