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Ely to Edinburgh by train
Fastest journey4hr 20m
Trains per day36
Avg. journey time6hr 18m
Travelling from Ely to Edinburgh by train
Fast trains from Ely to Edinburgh take around 4 hours and 20 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 456 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Ely and Edinburgh.
1. Are there direct trains from Ely to Edinburgh?
Journeys between Ely and Edinburgh usually involve one change of train.
We usually find around 36 departures on the route from Ely to Edinburgh every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.
There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 32 departures.
2. How long is the train journey from Ely to Edinburgh?
The Ely to Edinburgh train travel time is normally about 4 hours and 20 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.
3. What are the Ely to Edinburgh train times and schedule?
On weekdays the earliest train to Edinburgh is usually scheduled to depart Ely around 05:30 and the last train is around 21:17. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Ely around 05:30, and the last at 21:44.
What's the Ely to Edinburgh train price?
The earlier you book the better, and the cheapest tickets we've found for trains from Ely to Edinburgh are $25.63.
Trains departing 30 days in advance will cost around $40 while booking 7 days in advance the price is around $76. Booking on the day of travel is likely to be more expensive, so it is worth booking in advance if you can to save money.
When to book Ely to Edinburgh 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 Ely to Edinburgh by train.
Which train companies operate between Ely and Edinburgh?
More than one train company operates on the route from Ely to Edinburgh, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:
- Abellio Greater Anglia
- East Coast
- East Midlands Railway
- East Midlands Trains
- Great Northern
- Greater Anglia
- London North Eastern Railway
- TransPennine Express
- Virgin Trains
You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.
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