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Journey details

Best price 44.86£
Journey duration 7 h 13 min
Connections per day 61
First departure: 05:15
Last departure: 23:00
Distance 574km

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With Virail you can find the best train connection from Southampton to Edinburgh , you just need to enter the date of your trip and we will find the best solution for you! On our platform you can also choose between a round-trip ticket or a one-way ticket and you can filter your results by price and departure. Once you chose the best ticket for your trip we will redirect you automatically to the provider’s website where you will be able to book and pay your ticket. Virail is a metasearch platform with customers from more than 30 countries. Our comparison tool works with more than 2000 transportation companies and enables you to find the optimal travel solution, no matter your needs.

Which rail companies offer connections by train from Southampton to Edinburgh?

Among all our partners, you will also find Nationalrail, providing the train connections between Southampton and Edinburgh.

National Rail belongs to the Rail Delivery group, the British company managing passenger services. National Rail covers not only long and medium-distance routes, but also local networks, for instance part of the London underground.

How much are the low cost train tickets from Southampton to Edinburgh?

The average price of train tickets from Southampton to Edinburgh is of 119,18 £. However, you will be able to find cheaper tickets if you book in advance, or if you can be flexible with your dates: the cheapest train tickets from Southampton to Edinburgh can be around 52,00 £.

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Trains from Southampton to Edinburgh


If you are flexible with your travel dates, always consider that you can buy extremely cheap train tickets if you avoid travelling in the weekends and if you choose to travel during the low season.

When the journey is as long as between Southampton and Edinburgh, you should consider to take a flight to Edinburgh. If you book in advance, low cost airlines can provide flight that will make you save not only time but also money.

What are the departure and arrival stations in Southampton and Edinburgh?

The trains to Edinburgh will leave from Southampton Central [ SOU ] and will arrive at Edimburgh.

How long does it take from Southampton to Edinburgh and when do the trains leave?

While the first train to Edinburgh leaves at 09:12, the last one is scheduled for 15:12. The average duration of the journey is of 7 hours and 30 minutes, but the fastest trains can get you to Edinburgh in 6 hours and 36 minutes.

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