There are 3 ways to get from Edinburgh to Aberfoyle by train, bus or car

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What companies run services between Edinburgh, Scotland and Aberfoyle, Scotland?

ScotRail operates a train from Edinburgh to Aberfoyle hourly. Tickets cost $12 - $16 and the journey takes 46 min. Alternatively, First operates a bus from Edinburgh to Aberfoyle every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $5 - $7 and the journey takes 2 h 20 min. Scottish Citylink also services this route every 3 hours.

Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Edinburgh to Stirling
Avg. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $16
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$8 - $12
Anytime Day Single
$12 - $16
Bus operators

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Edinburgh to Aberfoyle?

The distance between Edinburgh and Aberfoyle is 78 km. The road distance is 88 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Edinburgh to Aberfoyle?

The cheapest way to get from Edinburgh to Aberfoyle is to drive which costs £10 and takes 1 h 6 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Edinburgh to Aberfoyle?

The quickest way to get from Edinburgh to Aberfoyle is to drive which takes 1 h 6 min and costs £10.

Is there a direct bus between Edinburgh and Aberfoyle?

No, there is no direct bus from Edinburgh to Aberfoyle. However, there are services departing from Edinburgh, Princes Street (Princes Mall West Stop) and arriving at Aberfoyle, Tourist Information Centre via Stirling, Bus Station (Bus Station Layby). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 20 min.

How long does it take to get from Edinburgh to Aberfoyle?

It takes approximately 2 h 45 min to get from Edinburgh to Aberfoyle, including transfers.