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Duration 2h 15m
Distance 35.7 miles
Average price £8
Frequency 2/hour

Trip overview

The average bus between Falkirk and Musselburgh takes 2h 15m and the fastest bus takes 1h 52m. The bus runs at least 2 times per hour from Falkirk 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.


  1. Falkirk, Weir Street
  2. Edinburgh, Princes Street
  3. Musselburgh
2h 6m
£6 - £10

Falkirk to Musselburgh bus times

Buses run every 30 minutes between Falkirk and Musselburgh. The earliest departure is at 10:27 in the morning, and the last departure from Falkirk is at 21:15 which arrives into Musselburgh at 23:13. All services require a transfer at Edinburgh, Princes Street (west) (at 110) and take an average of 2h 15m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Frequently asked questions

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No, there is no direct bus from Falkirk to Musselburgh station. However, there are services departing from Falkirk, Weir Street and arriving at Musselburgh, Police Station via Edinburgh, Princes Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 6m.

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The distance between Falkirk and Musselburgh is 29 miles. The road distance is 35.7 miles.

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Falkirk to Musselburgh bus services, operated by First Scotland East, depart from Falkirk, Weir Street station.

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Falkirk to Musselburgh bus services, operated by East Coast Buses, arrive at Musselburgh, Police Station.

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

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