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Duration 37 min
Distance 9.8 miles
Average price £4
Frequency 2/hour

Trip overview

The average bus between Royal Mile and South Queensferry takes 37 min and the fastest bus takes 35 min. The bus runs at least 2 times per hour from Royal Mile to South Queensferry. 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, Waterloo Place
  2. South Queensferry
45 min
£1 - £5

Royal Mile to South Queensferry bus times

Buses run every 30 minutes between Royal Mile and South Queensferry. The earliest departure is at 06:27 in the morning, and the last departure from Royal Mile is at 23:17 which arrives into South Queensferry at 23:53. All services run direct with no transfers required, and take on average 37 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, Waterloo Place and arriving at Queensferry, The Loan. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 37 min.

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The distance between Royal Mile and South Queensferry is 9 miles. The road distance is 9.8 miles.

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Royal Mile to South Queensferry bus services, operated by Lothian Country Buses, depart from Edinburgh, Waterloo Place station.

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Royal Mile to South Queensferry bus services, operated by Lothian Country Buses, arrive at Queensferry, The Loan station.

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There are 3925+ hotels available in South Queensferry. Prices start at £75 per night.

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What companies run services between Royal Mile and South Queensferry?

Lothian Country Buses operates a bus from Edinburgh, Waterloo Place to Queensferry, The Loan hourly. Tickets cost £2 and the journey takes 37 min. Stagecoach East Scotland also services this route 4 times a day.
Bus operators
Lothian Country Buses
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£2
Phone
0131 554 4494
Email
mail@lothianbuses.com
Website
lothianbuses.com
Bus from Edinburgh, Waterloo Place to Queensferry, The Loan
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£2
Website
Lothian Country Buses
Stagecoach East Scotland
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
£3 - £5
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Old Town, North Bridge to Queensferry, Slip Road
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
£3 - £5
Website
Stagecoach East Scotland

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