Edinburgh to Newbury by train

  • First train
    05:40
  • Last train
    23:40
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    5hr 49m
  • Distance
    522 kilometres
  • Trains per day
    20
  • Avg. journey time
    8hr 4m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Edinburgh to Newbury by train

Fast trains from Edinburgh to Newbury take around 5 hours and 49 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 522 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Edinburgh and Newbury.

1. Are there direct trains from Edinburgh to Newbury?

Journeys between Edinburgh and Newbury usually involve one change of train.

We usually find around 23 departures on the route from Edinburgh to Newbury every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

Trains usually run with a similar frequency on weekends.

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

The Edinburgh to Newbury train travel time is normally about 5 hours and 49 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the earliest train to Newbury is usually scheduled to depart Edinburgh around 05:40 and the last train is around 23:40. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Edinburgh around 06:26, and the last at 00:30.

When to book Edinburgh to Newbury 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 Newbury by train.

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Which train companies operate between Edinburgh and Newbury?

More than one train company operates on the route from Edinburgh to Newbury, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:

  • Caledonian Sleeper
  • CrossCountry
  • East Coast
  • First Great Western
  • Great Western Railway
  • London North Eastern Railway
  • London Underground
  • Serco Caledonian Sleeper
  • UK Rail Connections

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

Newbury to Edinburgh by train

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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.