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Edinburgh to Darlington

Running 8 times a day with CrossCountry*

*Based on scheduled timetable

Take advantage of discounted train tickets up to 15 minutes prior to departure, when you purchase Advance tickets.

The train journey from Edinburgh to Darlington has never been more comfortable than with CrossCountry. Kick back and relax while we take you where you want to go. With no need to worry about sitting in traffic or navigating airports, travelling with us takes the stress out of getting from A to B.

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Why CrossCountry?

Buy tickets for any train journey in Britain. We cross more of the country than any other train company.

  • Free Wi-Fi onboard
  • 10% TOTUM discount

CrossCountry Trains from Edinburgh (Waverley) to Darlington

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Travelling to Darlington

  • First CrossCountry train - 09:08
  • Last CrossCountry train - 18:06

Travelling from Edinburgh to Darlington

Discover Darlington and all its charms for yourself with CrossCountry. Travelling from Edinburgh to Darlington couldn't be easier on one of our trains, leaving you free to explore. Of course, whether this exploration covers a day's stay, a weekend or a week is up to you. There's so much to do in Darlington that you just might extend your stay.

Are there direct trains from Edinburgh to Darlington?

Yes, you can travel from Edinburgh to Darlington easily and quickly with CrossCountry, without changing.

What amenities are available onboard trains from Edinburgh to Darlington?

When travelling from Edinburgh to Darlington 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 Edinburgh to Darlington?

Yes! You can enjoy surfing through the countryside, with free WiFi on-board all our trains from Edinburgh to Darlington.

T&Cs apply. Visit our WiFi On-Board page for more info.

Can I reserve a seat on trains from Edinburgh to Darlington?

If you have an Anytime or Off-Peak ticket, chances are you can reserve a seat on our trains from Edinburgh to Darlington 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 Edinburgh to Darlington?

We want to connect you to the people and places you love, and we know that getting tickets at the best possible price is an important part of that. We aim to make finding the cheapest tickets as easy as possible. Check out our guide to finding cheap tickets, and keep an eye on our special offers for the latest deals!

Can I use my railcard on trains from Edinburgh to Darlington?

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.

Darlington

For full information about Darlington station, check out our station guide.

Once you have arrived in Darlington

Whether you're looking to have a fun day out or are planning a longer stay, our destination guide can help you plan the perfect trip!

Discover the Secret Attractions of Darlington

Whether you’re looking to spend a day out shopping with the girls, you want a romantic date night with your partner or a fun day out with the kids, Darlington and its surrounding areas are perfect for exploring. Travel there for the day or use it as a base for a weekend or longer as you discover what this fascinating corner of the North East has to offer.

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