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Duration 38 min
Distance 6.5 miles
Average price £3
Frequency 7/hour

Trip overview

The average bus between Edinburgh Waverley Station and Musselburgh takes 38 min and the fastest bus takes 22 min. The bus runs at least 7 times per hour from Edinburgh Waverley Station to Musselburgh. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.

Bus

  1. Edinburgh, Princes Street
  2. Musselburgh
34 min
£1 - £5

Edinburgh Waverley Station to Musselburgh bus times

Buses run every 10 minutes between Edinburgh Waverley Station and Musselburgh. The earliest departure is at 14:40 in the afternoon, and the last departure from Edinburgh Waverley Station is at 20:25 which arrives into Musselburgh at 20:48. All services run direct with no transfers required, and take on average 38 min. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Frequently asked questions

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Edinburgh, Princes Street and arriving at Musselburgh High Street. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 34 min.

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The distance between Edinburgh Waverley Station and Musselburgh is 5 miles. The road distance is 6.5 miles.

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Edinburgh Waverley Station to Musselburgh bus services, operated by East Coast Buses, depart from Edinburgh, Princes Street station.

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Edinburgh Waverley Station to Musselburgh bus services, operated by East Coast Buses, arrive at Musselburgh High Street station.

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There are 3976+ hotels available in Musselburgh. Prices start at £75 per night.

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What companies run services between Edinburgh Waverley Station and Musselburgh?

East Coast Buses operates a bus from Edinburgh, Princes Street to Musselburgh High Street every 30 minutes. Tickets cost £1 - £2 and the journey takes 34 min. Lothian Buses also services this route every 15 minutes.
Bus operators
East Coast Buses
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£1 - £2
Email
hello@eastcoastbuses.co.uk
Website
eastcoastbuses.co.uk
Bus from Edinburgh, Princes Street to Musselburgh High Street
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£1 - £2
Website
East Coast Buses
Bus from Edinburgh, St Andrew's House to Musselburgh High Street
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£1 - £2
Website
East Coast Buses
Lothian Buses
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
£1 - £5
Phone
0131 554 4494
Email
mail@lothianbuses.co.uk
Website
lothianbuses.com
Bus from Old Town, North Bridge to Musselburgh High Street
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
£1 - £5
Website
Lothian Buses
Airport zone
£5
City zone
£2
Bus from Edinburgh, Dublin Street to Musselburgh High Street
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
£1 - £5
Website
Lothian Buses
Airport zone
£5
City zone
£2

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