Trains from Edinburgh to Worcester

Edinburgh to Worcester train information

Edinburgh Worcester train map

Train duration 6h26m
Arrival Worcester, England
Departure Edinburgh, Scotland
Distance 263 Miles
Train operators Cross Country
Lowest train price from £176.40
Average train price £177.00

The trains connecting Edinburgh (Eastern Scotland) to Worcester (West Midlands England) are run by Cross Country. The services on board will change depending on the train provider.

There are 263 miles between the two cities and the average duration between Edinburgh to Worcester is around 6h26m. Train travel is most of the time the fastest way to travel to Worcester from Edinburgh, and it's also a greener option than driving or taking the plane.

The lowest ticket price we've found to travel in the next month is £176.40 one way.

Best prices for Edinburgh to Worcester train tickets

from £176.40 MORE 6h26m

Edinburgh - Worcester prices calendar

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Train times Edinburgh to Worcester

When are the next trains to Worcester?

The table above only shows the remaining services for today and will display a maximum of 10 train departures.

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Based on our data, 4 trains from Edinburgh to Worcester are available today and 0 tomorrow. The first Edinburgh Worcester train leaves at 08:07 while the last train leaves the station at 11:08. The first and last departure hours can vary every day and there can be less trains during weekends as well as bank holidays. Train companies can as well adjust the number of trains during school holidays or depending on the demand.

Best prices for Edinburgh to Worcester trains

We compare train ticket for all major companies to travel between Edinburgh and Worcester by train and find the best prices for the coming days. Take a look at the prices of train tickets Worcester to Edinburgh and find the best deal for your outbound journey.

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Discount Edinburgh - Worcester train tickets

The most efficient way to spend less on your Edinburgh Worcester train ticket may be to get a railcard. While regional railcards can be obtained in some areas, National railcards enable you to save money on most rail fares across the country. Everyone is eligible to at least 1 of the railcard, even non-UK citizens. National railcards available: 16-25 railcard, Senior discount card, Two together railcard, Family and Friends discount card and Disabled persons railcard.

The main benefit of purchasing a railcard is that it only takes a couple of trips to break even.

You will need to buy at least £88 of train tickets in a year for the card to break-even. This number corresponds to the cost of the railcard, £30, divided by the discount, 34%. On every ticket that you purchase afterwards, you will spare money.

As an example, train tickets from Edinburgh to Worcester cost on average £176.40 (1). When dividing £88 by £176.40 (£88/£176.40 = 0.5), you can see that after only 1 one way journeys from Worcester to Edinburgh, the railcard will have paid for itself.

All railcards cost £30 except the Disabled persons railcard for which you will pay £20. Railcards give you 34% off most adult fares, hence you will save 1/3 on most train tickets.

(1)Average prices observed over the last 6 months for one way journey

Train Journey Average price without railcard(1) With a railcard 34% off(2) Saving based on a one-way trip Number of return trips to pay off the cost
Edinburgh to Worcester train £176.40 £117.60 £58.80 0.5

(1)Average price observed over the last 6 months for one way

(2)Price calculated with an average reduction of 34% on train tickets fare