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Enjoy your journey from Edinburgh to Durham when you travel with CrossCountry. With no need to worry about traffic, getting lost, or where to park the car, travelling by train is the easiest and most comfortable way to connect with the people and places you love.
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Travelling to Durham
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Travelling from Edinburgh to Durham
Discover a unique part of the UK when you visit Durham. CrossCountry will get you to Durham 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, Durham has something for you.
Are there direct trains from Edinburgh to Durham?
Yes, CrossCountry provides regular services connecting Edinburgh and Durham with no need to change.
What amenities are available onboard trains from Edinburgh to Durham?
CrossCountry makes travelling from Edinburgh to Durham easy and comfortable, thanks to the wide range of amenities available on our trains. Choose from a variety of seating options (including table groupings ), and make use of our electric points (subject to availability), and at-seat service offering drinks and light refreshments.
Is WiFi available on trains from Edinburgh to Durham?
Good news! We have free WiFi available on all our trains from Edinburgh to Durham, so you needn't worry about staying in touch with friends, family or colleagues while travelling with CrossCountry.
T&Cs apply. Visit our WiFi On-Board page for more info.
Can I reserve a seat on trains from Edinburgh to Durham?
You can reserve a seat for free on most CrossCountry services from Edinburgh to Durham using our quick, easy and free ten minute reservation service. Reserve a seat by text message up to 10 minutes before travel if you hold Anytime or Off-Peak tickets. Check out our Ten Minute Reservation page for more information.
Where can I find cheap tickets from Edinburgh to Durham?
There are lots of ways to find cheap tickets from Edinburgh to Durham 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 Edinburgh to Durham?
If you're a railcard holder, you're in luck - there's a good chance you'll be able to save up to 1/3 on your ticket from Edinburgh to Durham. We accept railcards on most of our services, so check out our Railcards page for more information about your specific railcard.
For full information about Durham station, check out our station guide.
Once you have arrived in Durham
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!
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