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There are 5 ways to get from Anstruther to Edinburgh by bus, train, taxi, car or towncar

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Bus, train  •  2h 12m

  1. Take the bus from Anstruther, Harbour to Kirkcaldy, Bus Station X58 / ...
  2. Take the train from Kirkcaldy to Edinburgh

$13 - $57

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Bus  •  2h 15m

  1. Take the bus from Anstruther, Harbour to West End, Queensferry Street X58 / ...

$11 - $16

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  1h 9m

  1. Take a taxi from Anstruther to Edinburgh 49.1 miles

$150 - $180

Drive  •  1h 9m

  1. Drive from Anstruther to Edinburgh 49.1 miles

$10 - $16

Uber  •  1h 9m

  1. Take an Uber from Anstruther to Edinburgh 49.1 miles

$80 - $120

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Anstruther to Edinburgh is to drive which costs £8 - £12 and takes 1h 9m.

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The quickest way to get from Anstruther to Edinburgh is to taxi which costs £110 - £140 and takes 1h 9m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Anstruther, Harbour and arriving at West End, Queensferry Street. Services depart hourly, and operate Monday to Saturday. The journey takes approximately 2h 15m.

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The distance between Anstruther and Edinburgh is 27 miles. The road distance is 49.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Anstruther to Edinburgh without a car is to bus and train which takes 2h 12m and costs £10 - £45.

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It takes approximately 2h 12m to get from Anstruther to Edinburgh, including transfers.

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Anstruther to Edinburgh bus services, operated by Stagecoach East Scotland, depart from Anstruther, Harbour station.

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Anstruther to Edinburgh bus services, operated by Stagecoach East Scotland, arrive at West End, Queensferry Street station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Anstruther to Edinburgh is 49 miles. It takes approximately 1h 9m to drive from Anstruther to Edinburgh.

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There are 2363+ hotels available in Edinburgh. Prices start at $70 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Anstruther to Edinburgh.
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  • Distance: 26.9 miles
  • Duration: 2h 12m

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

Stagecoach East Scotland operates a bus from Anstruther to Edinburgh hourly. Tickets cost $11 - $16 and the journey takes 2h 15m.

Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Kirkcaldy to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
40m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$6 - $10
Anytime Day Single
$8 - $11
Caledonian Sleeper
Website
sleeper.scot
Train from Kirkcaldy to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
38m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$15 - $23
Website
sleeper.scot
Sleeper Berth Twin
$110 - $160
Sleeper Berth Solo
$189
Sleeper Seat
$15 - $23
Bus operators
Stagecoach East Scotland
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Anstruther, Harbour to Kirkcaldy, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1h 14m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
Stagecoach East Scotland
Bus from Anstruther, Harbour to West End, Queensferry Street
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Website
Stagecoach East Scotland
Other operators
Uber Edinburgh
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Anstruther to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1h 9m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$80 - $120
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uber.com
Assist
$80 - $120
UberX
$80 - $120
uberXL
$120 - $170
Exec
$130 - $180
Taxi from Anstruther to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1h 9m
Estimated price
$150 - $180
Starfish Taxis
Phone
+44 7790 021000
Website
starfish-taxis.com

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