Take advantage of discounted train tickets up to 15 minutes prior to departure, when you purchase Advance tickets.
Kick back and relax on your journey from Darlington to Edinburgh with CrossCountry. When you travel on one of our trains, you'll get excellent service and a great travel experience. Travelling around the country has never been so comfortable.
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Travelling to Edinburgh
First CrossCountry train - 10:11
Last CrossCountry train - 21:00
Travelling from Darlington to Edinburgh
Discover a unique part of the UK when you visit Edinburgh. CrossCountry will get you to Edinburgh smoothly, so you'll be ready to explore as soon as you arrive. Whether you're looking for shopping, culture or just a day out with the family, Edinburgh has something for you.
Are there direct trains from Darlington to Edinburgh?
Yes, regular direct trains run between Darlington and Edinburgh with CrossCountry.
What amenities are available onboard trains from Darlington to Edinburgh?
When travelling from Darlington to Edinburgh you'll have all the amenities you would expect on a CrossCountry train. Enjoy electric points, subject to availability, and a range of seating options, including group bookings . There is also an at-seat service offering a variety of light refreshments for you to enjoy.
Is WiFi available on trains from Darlington to Edinburgh?
Yes! The journey from Darlington to Edinburgh will fly by as you surf through the countryside with our free on-board WiFi.
T&Cs apply. Visit our WiFi On-Board page for more information.
Can I reserve a seat on trains from Darlington to Edinburgh?
If you have an Anytime or Off-Peak ticket, chances are you can reserve a seat on our trains from Darlington to Edinburgh using our ten minute reservation service! This handy service lets you reserve a seat by text message. Check out our Ten Minute Reservation page for more information.
Where can I find cheap tickets from Darlington to Edinburgh?
There are lots of ways to find cheap tickets from Darlington to Edinburgh with CrossCountry. The best way is to book early and be flexible with travel times. We've got a bunch more tips and tricks in our helpful guide on how to find cheap tickets, but you should also keep an eye on our special offers page.
Can I use my railcard on trains from Darlington to Edinburgh?
Yes! You can use your railcard on CrossCountry services, so there's a good chance you'll be able to save on your fare. There are a number of options available so check out our Railcards page to be sure you can use your particular card on this service.
For full information about Edinburgh station, check out our station guide.
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