Edinburgh to Penzance by train

  • First train
  • Last train
  • Avg changes
  • Fastest journey
    10hr 24m
  • Distance
    667 kilometres
  • Trains per day
  • Avg. journey time
    10hr 59m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Edinburgh to Penzance by train

Fast trains from Edinburgh to Penzance take around 10 hours and 24 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 667 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Edinburgh and Penzance.

1. Are there direct trains from Edinburgh to Penzance?

Direct trains from Edinburgh to Penzance have been found.

We usually find around 4 direct trains on the route from Edinburgh to Penzance every weekday.

Trains are typically more frequent on weekends, when we found around 6 departures.

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

The Edinburgh to Penzance train travel time is normally about 10 hours and 24 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the earliest direct train to Penzance is usually scheduled to depart Edinburgh around 09:08 and the last train is around 12:09. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Edinburgh around 08:06, and the last at 12:08.

When to book Edinburgh to Penzance 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 Edinburgh to Penzance by train.

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Which train companies operate between Edinburgh and Penzance?

CrossCountry is the train company that operates on the route from Edinburgh to Penzance.

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

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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.