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Liverpool to Edinburgh

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1 suggested route to go from Liverpool to Edinburgh by flight, train, car, bus

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How to go from Liverpool to Edinburgh ?

Trip Liverpool Edinburgh

Modes of transportplane, carpooling, bus, train
Distance176 mi
Direct lineYes

Like many travellers, you're looking for the cheapest transport offers to travel from Liverpool to Edinburgh? In general, you browse several websites and spend hours without being sure that all transport solutions were considered.

On Vivanoda, a unique travel planner that compares and combines flights, trains, carpooling and buses to go to Edinburgh from Liverpool, you'll save time and money! Simply enter your travel date to Edinburgh and Vivanoda does the rest. Refine, filter, sort according to your travel preferences then select the Liverpool - Edinburgh offer that suits you best.

You'll mainly use the trains, flights, carpooling and buses of National Express, First TransPennine Express, Blablacar, MegaBus, FlyBE, Northern Rail, East Coast or CrossCountry to reach Edinburgh.

If you've already chosen the mode of transport you'd like to travel with, go directly to the dedicated section:

Liverpool to Edinburgh bus

Departure bus stations in Liverpool

Remember to arrive at the bus station in Liverpool at least 15 minutes, or even 30 minutes, before the posted departure time. Before boarding, show your ticket to the driver, put your luggage in the hold and then sit at your seat.

  • Liverpool

Bus stops at arrival in Edinburgh

Once the bus has arrived at Edinburgh, check and collect your belongings so as not to forget anything.

  • Edinburgh

Train Liverpool to Edinburgh

Is it possible to go directly by train from Liverpool to Edinburgh?

No, unfortunately no train line allows to go from Liverpool to Edinburgh without making any changes.

Intercity train Liverpool Edinburgh

Intercity trains serve the most important cities along the Liverpool-Edinburgh route with an improved travel duration compared to regional trains.

Liverpool Edinburgh train companies

There are 6 carriers that operate rail journeys between Liverpool and Edinburgh: First TransPennine Express, CrossCountry, Northern Rail, East Coast, Virgin Trains and East Midlands Trains.
First TransPennine Express Liverpool EdinburghCrossCountry Liverpool EdinburghNorthern Rail Liverpool EdinburghEast Coast Liverpool EdinburghVirgin Trains Liverpool EdinburghEast Midlands Trains Liverpool Edinburgh

Departure train stations in Liverpool

  • Liverpool Lime Street

Arrival train stations in Edinburgh

  • Edinburgh Waverley

Cheap flights from Liverpool to Edinburgh

Here's a few tips that can be useful to help you get the best deals to fly from Liverpool to Edinburgh:

  • Book your Liverpool Edinburgh flight well in advance to get the best prices. This is one of the most important rule in airline industry: leisure travellers who are keen to pay less book early; business travelles are keen to pay more but book late.
  • Avoid weekends to fly to Edinburgh and be flexible. Fares are different whether the flight is scheduled early in the morning or late in the evening. It is thus recommended to have an important degree of flexibility.

Which airlines operate the Liverpool to Edinburgh flights ?

This flight is scheduled by only one airline: FlyBE.
FlyBE Liverpool Edinburgh

Departure airport in Liverpool

  • LPL Liverpool John Lennon

Arrival airport in Edinburgh

  • EDI Edinburgh

Carpool from Liverpool to Edinburgh

Carpooling is a recent way to travel by sharing your journey Liverpool-Edinburgh with other travellers looking for the same route. This helps reduce travel costs for both the driver and the passenger, and also reduces the impact on the environment.

The important difference between carsharing and the other modes of transport is that it has not a scheduled timetable. This means that when looking for Liverpool-Edinburgh rides, you'll be more likely to find ones if you search only three days in advance (and not two months). Good option for lastminute stay in Edinburgh!

When you book a ride between Liverpool Edinburgh, you'll set directly with the driver how he can pick you up. The payment is done on our partner's site; this avoids to talk about money with the driver.

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