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Duration 2h 15m
Distance 44.1 miles
Average price £13
Frequency 7/day

Trip overview

The average bus between Stirling and Dalkeith takes 2h 15m and the fastest bus takes 2h 7m. The bus service runs several times per day from Stirling to Dalkeith. 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. Stirling, Bus Station
  2. Old Town, North Bridge
  3. Dalkeith
2h 26m
£10 - £18

Stirling to Dalkeith bus times

Buses run every four hours between Stirling and Dalkeith. The earliest departure is at 06:15 in the morning, and the last departure from Stirling is at 17:30 which arrives into Dalkeith at 19:37. All services require a transfer at Edinburgh, Bus Station (Stance 13) and take an average of 2h 15m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct bus from Stirling station to Dalkeith. However, there are services departing from Stirling, Bus Station and arriving at Dalkeith, Buccleuch Street via Old Town, North Bridge. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 26m.

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The distance between Stirling and Dalkeith is 37 miles. The road distance is 44.1 miles.

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Stirling to Dalkeith bus services, operated by Scottish Citylink, depart from Stirling, Bus Station.

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Stirling to Dalkeith bus services, operated by Lothian Buses, arrive at Dalkeith, Buccleuch Street station.

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There are 3853+ hotels available in Dalkeith. Prices start at £75 per night.

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