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Shrewsbury to Edinburgh by train
Fastest journey4hr 9m
Trains per day27
Avg. journey time5hr 48m
Travelling from Shrewsbury to Edinburgh by train
Fast trains from Shrewsbury to Edinburgh take around 4 hours and 9 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 362 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Shrewsbury and Edinburgh.
1. Are there direct trains from Shrewsbury to Edinburgh?
Journeys between Shrewsbury and Edinburgh usually involve one change of train.
We usually find around 22 departures on the route from Shrewsbury 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 Shrewsbury to Edinburgh?
The Shrewsbury to Edinburgh train travel time is normally about 4 hours and 9 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.
3. What are the Shrewsbury to Edinburgh train times and schedule?
On weekdays the earliest train to Edinburgh is usually scheduled to depart Shrewsbury around 05:31 and the last train is around 00:12. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Shrewsbury around 05:44, and the last at 00:12.
When to book Shrewsbury 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 Shrewsbury to Edinburgh by train.
Which train companies operate between Shrewsbury and Edinburgh?
More than one train company operates on the route from Shrewsbury to Edinburgh, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:
- Arriva Trains Wales
- Avanti West Coast
- First TransPennine Express
- London Midland
- Serco Caledonian Sleeper
- TransPennine Express
- Transport For Wales
- Virgin Trains
- West Midlands Trains
You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.
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