Trains from Edinburgh (Waverley) to Tain

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Looking for cheap train tickets from Edinburgh (Waverley) to Tain? Look no further. We never charge booking fees, so when you book directly with ScotRail you’ll always get the lowest fares for this route.

To get the best deals available, it always pays to buy your tickets in advance. Travel Off-peak to get great savings, and avoid the crowds at rush hour.

If you commute to work, or travel on the same route regularly, you could save money by purchasing a Flexipass or Season ticket.

Find out if you could save any more money on your train fare by checking if you are eligible for a
railcard. When you travel with a railcard you can save up to 1/3 off train fares.

*All information is based on a Monday timetable.

Train journey information from Edinburgh (Waverley) to Tain

How much is a train ticket from Edinburgh (Waverley) to Tain?

Trains from Edinburgh (Waverley) to Tain start at £30.20 one-way when you book in advance. Plan your journey online to see the cheapest train tickets to Tain for your chosen travel times.

How long does it take to travel from Edinburgh (Waverley) to Tain by train?

The average journey time from Edinburgh (Waverley) to Tain is 6 hours 26 minutes. Journey times might be slightly longer on weekends and Bank Holidays. Use our online journey planner or download a timetable for more details.

How many trains a day are there from Edinburgh (Waverley) to Tain?

There are up to 6 trains per day from Edinburgh (Waverley) to Tain.

Are there any direct trains from Edinburgh (Waverley) to Tain?

No, we don’t operate any direct trains between Edinburgh (Waverley) and Tain. Use our online journey planner to find out where you’ll need to change.

What time is the first train from Edinburgh (Waverley) to Tain?

The first train leaves at 06:35 from Edinburgh (Waverley) to Tain. Buy your tickets in advance online or from our app and you’ll have one less thing to do before you board.

What time is the last train from Edinburgh (Waverley) to Tain?

The last train from Edinburgh (Waverley) to Tain leaves at 19:38.

Can I book assistance for my journey from Edinburgh (Waverley) to Tain?


Yes, we offer Passenger Assist services at the station and on-board between Edinburgh (Waverley) and Tain. You’ll need to book at least 2 hours before you travel, or before 22:00 if you’re travelling early next day. You can book assistance online or by calling our Assisted Travel team on 0800 912 2901.


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