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Poole to Edinburgh by train
Fastest journey7hr 36m
Trains per day27
Avg. journey time9hr 48m
Travelling from Poole to Edinburgh by train
Fast trains from Poole to Edinburgh take around 7 hours and 36 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 588 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Poole and Edinburgh.
1. Are there direct trains from Poole to Edinburgh?
Journeys between Poole and Edinburgh usually involve one change of train.
We usually find around 29 departures on the route from Poole to Edinburgh every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.
There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 23 departures.
2. How long is the train journey from Poole to Edinburgh?
The Poole to Edinburgh train travel time is normally about 7 hours and 36 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.
3. What are the Poole to Edinburgh train times and schedule?
On weekdays the earliest train to Edinburgh is usually scheduled to depart Poole around 05:00 and the last train is around 22:54. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Poole around 05:28, and the last at 22:54.
When to book Poole 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 Poole to Edinburgh by train.
Which train companies operate between Poole and Edinburgh?
More than one train company operates on the route from Poole to Edinburgh, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:
- Caledonian Sleeper
- East Coast
- London North Eastern Railway
- London Underground
- Serco Caledonian Sleeper
- South West Trains
- South Western Railway
- UK Rail Connections
- Virgin Trains
You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.
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