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Duration 2 min
Distance 2295 feet
Average price £3
Frequency 15/hour

Trip overview

The bus between Royal Mile and Edinburgh takes 2 min. The bus runs at least 15 times per hour from Royal Mile to Edinburgh. 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. Old Town, North Bridge
  2. Edinburgh
7 min
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£1 - £5

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Want to know about travelling from Royal Mile to Edinburgh? We have put together a list of the most frequently asked questions from our users such as: What is the cheapest mode of transport?, What is the quickest option?, How much do tickets usually cost? and many more.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Old Town, North Bridge and arriving at Edinburgh, Princes Street. Services depart every five minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3 min.

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The distance between Royal Mile and Edinburgh is 2295 feet.

Royal Mile to Edinburgh bus services, operated by Lothian Buses, depart from Old Town, North Bridge station.

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Royal Mile to Edinburgh bus services, operated by Lothian Buses, arrive at Edinburgh, Princes Street station.

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There are 3900+ hotels available in Edinburgh. Prices start at £75 per night.

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What companies run services between Royal Mile and Edinburgh?

Lothian Buses operates a bus from Old Town, North Bridge to Edinburgh, Princes Street every 5 minutes. Tickets cost £1 - £5 and the journey takes 3 min. Two other operators also service this route.
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