Trains from Tain to Edinburgh (Waverley)

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Travel from Tain to Edinburgh (Waverley) by train and swap traffic jams for you time – catch up on emails, read a book, listen to a podcast or gaze out of the window.

If you travel at quieter times, you’ll be able to buy an Off-Peak ticket and save a pretty penny, all while avoiding the crowds. We’ll always show you the cheapest ticket available.

For regular travellers, why not consider a Flexipass or Season ticket? Simply load them onto your Smartcard and enjoy great savings. You’ll never need to wake up early to buy your train ticket again!

Want the cheapest tickets possible? Then why not see if you’re eligible for a National Railcard. With a number of Railcards available, you could save up to ⅓ off rail fares every time you travel.

To always stay in the know, use our website to access downloadable timetables, check live departures and keep up to date with important information about upcoming timetable changes. Better still, download the ScotRail app and plan your journey on the go.

*All information is based on a Monday timetable.

Train journey information from Tain to Edinburgh (Waverley)

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

Trains from Tain to Edinburgh (Waverley) start at £29.10 one-way when you book in advance. Plan your journey online to see the cheapest train tickets to Edinburgh (Waverley) for your chosen travel times.

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

The average journey time from Tain to Edinburgh (Waverley) is 6 hours 56 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 Tain to Edinburgh (Waverley)?

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

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

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

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

The first train leaves at 06:30 from Tain to Edinburgh (Waverley). 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 Tain to Edinburgh (Waverley)?

The last train from Tain to Edinburgh (Waverley) leaves at 19:47.

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


Yes, we offer Passenger Assist services at the station and on-board between Tain and Edinburgh (Waverley). 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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