Stowmarket to Edinburgh by train

  • First train
    06:12
  • Last train
    22:29
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    5hr
  • Distance
    500 kilometres
  • Trains per day
    11
  • Avg. journey time
    6hr 6m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Stowmarket to Edinburgh by train

Fast trains from Stowmarket to Edinburgh take around 5 hours, covering a distance of approximately 500 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Stowmarket and Edinburgh.

1. Are there direct trains from Stowmarket to Edinburgh?

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

We usually find around 11 departures on the route from Stowmarket 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 14 departures.

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

The Stowmarket to Edinburgh train travel time is normally about 5 hours, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the earliest train to Edinburgh is usually scheduled to depart Stowmarket around 06:12 and the last train is around 22:29. This is the same at the weekend.

When to book Stowmarket 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 Stowmarket to Edinburgh by train.

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Which train companies operate between Stowmarket and Edinburgh?

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

  • Abellio Greater Anglia
  • Caledonian Sleeper
  • East Coast
  • 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.

Edinburgh to Stowmarket 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.