Duration 1h 50m
Distance 63.8 miles
Average price £30
Frequency 2/hour

Trip overview

The average train between Edinburgh and Cardross takes 1h 50m and the fastest train takes 1h 41m. The train runs at least 2 times per hour from Edinburgh to Cardross. 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. Edinburgh
  2. Cardross
1h 44m
Bookable on Rome2rio
£13 - £40

Frequently asked questions

Want to know about travelling from Edinburgh to Cardross? 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.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Edinburgh and arriving at Cardross. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1h 44m.

More details

The distance between Edinburgh and Cardross is 57 miles. The road distance is 63.8 miles.

Get driving directions

Edinburgh to Cardross train services, operated by ScotRail, depart from Edinburgh station.

More details

Edinburgh to Cardross train services, operated by ScotRail, arrive at Cardross station.

More details

Book your Edinburgh to Cardross train tickets online with Rome2rio.

Search and book

There are 688+ hotels available in Cardross. Prices start at £75 per night.

More details

What companies run services between Edinburgh and Cardross?

ScotRail operates a train from Edinburgh to Cardross hourly. Tickets cost £13 - £40 and the journey takes 1h 44m.
Train operators
Ave. Duration
1h 44m
Estimated price
£13 - £40

Get the Rome2rio app

Find the best way to get from A to B, anywhere in the world, on your mobile or tablet.

Compare your options: plane, train, bus, car, ferry, bike share, driving and walking directions all in one search.

Learn more about our apps