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Duration 2h 30m
Distance 39 miles
Average price £10
Frequency 2/hour

Trip overview

The average bus between Falkirk and Prestonpans takes 2h 30m and the fastest bus takes 2h 10m. The bus runs at least 2 times per hour from Falkirk to Prestonpans. 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, line 26 bus

  1. Falkirk, Weir Street
  2. Edinburgh, Princes Street
  3. Prestonpans
2h 29m
£6 - £10

Falkirk to Prestonpans bus times

Buses run every 30 minutes between Falkirk and Prestonpans. The earliest departure is at 04:54 in the morning, and the last departure from Falkirk is at 19:10 which arrives into Prestonpans at 21:25. All services require a transfer at Edinburgh, Princes Street (west) (at 110) and take an average of 2h 30m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct bus from Falkirk to Prestonpans. However, there are services departing from Falkirk, Weir Street and arriving at Prestonpans, Post Office via Edinburgh, Princes Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 29m.

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The distance between Falkirk and Prestonpans is 31 miles. The road distance is 39 miles.

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

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Falkirk to Prestonpans bus services, operated by Lothian Buses, arrive at Prestonpans, Post Office station.

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There are 3963+ hotels available in Prestonpans. Prices start at £75 per night.

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