Stockton to Edinburgh by train

  • First train
    07:06
  • Last train
    22:50
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    2hr 36m
  • Distance
    194 kilometres
  • Trains per day
    33
  • Avg. journey time
    3hr 40m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Stockton to Edinburgh by train

Fast trains from Stockton to Edinburgh take around 2 hours and 36 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 194 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Stockton and Edinburgh.

1. Are there direct trains from Stockton to Edinburgh?

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

We usually find around 31 departures on the route from Stockton to Edinburgh every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

Trains are typically more frequent on weekends, when we found around 40 departures.

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

The Stockton to Edinburgh train travel time is normally about 2 hours and 36 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the earliest train to Edinburgh is usually scheduled to depart Stockton around 07:06 and the last train is around 22:50. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Stockton around 07:06, and the last at 22:34.

When to book Stockton 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 Stockton to Edinburgh by train.

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Which train companies operate between Stockton and Edinburgh?

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

  • CrossCountry
  • East Coast
  • First TransPennine Express
  • London North Eastern Railway
  • Northern
  • Northern Rail

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

Edinburgh to Stockton 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.