Edinburgh to Burton-on-Trent by train

  • First train
  • Last train
  • Avg changes
  • Fastest journey
    4hr 27m
  • Distance
    364 kilometres
  • Trains per day
  • Avg. journey time
    4hr 42m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Edinburgh to Burton-on-Trent by train

Fast trains from Edinburgh to Burton-on-Trent take around 4 hours and 27 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 364 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Edinburgh and Burton-on-Trent.

1. Are there direct trains from Edinburgh to Burton-on-Trent?

Direct trains from Edinburgh to Burton-on-Trent have been found.

We usually find around 15 direct trains on the route from Edinburgh to Burton-on-Trent every weekday.

Trains are typically more frequent on weekends, when we found around 16 departures.

2. How long is the train journey from Edinburgh to Burton-on-Trent?

The Edinburgh to Burton-on-Trent train travel time is normally about 4 hours and 27 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

3. What are the Edinburgh to Burton-on-Trent train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest direct train to Burton-on-Trent is usually scheduled to depart Edinburgh around 06:06 and the last train is around 18:08. This is the same at the weekend.

When to book Edinburgh to Burton-on-Trent 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 Burton-on-Trent by train.

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Which train companies operate between Edinburgh and Burton-on-Trent?

CrossCountry is the train company that operates on the route from Edinburgh to Burton-on-Trent.

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.