If there are changes in your route, make sure you always have enough time to walk from one platform to the other and never forget the possibility of delay that could make you miss the second train.
When travelling on such short distances, you can take into account also busses and carpooling options: with some luck you will find very cheap options, even if you book on short notice.
Which stations are served by the trains travelling from Edinburgh to Manchester?
You can take the train to Manchester at Edinburgh [ EDB ], which arrives at Manchester Oxford Road [ MCO ], Manchester Piccadilly [ MAN ] or Manchester Victoria [ MCV ].
How many train connections exist to go from Edinburgh to Manchester per day?
If you need to travel to Manchester from Edinburgh please know that there are 126 train connections every day. Please know that there exist 93 routes with at least one change versus 32 direct lines. Therefore, choosing a trip including a change is sometimes more efficient although it is longer especially if there are too few connections and if you look for a ticket at the last minute. Yet, considering choosing a ticket for a direct line seems to be the best option if your priority is to stay in the same train for the whole trip.
When are the frist and last trains from Edinburgh to Manchester scheduled?
With the fastest connections you will be in Manchester in 4 hours and 1 minute, but on average it takes 4 hours and 8 minutes. The first train headed to Manchester is at 15:04, while the last one leaves Edinburgh at 17:04.