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

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train  •  1 h 4 min

$14 - $60

Cheapest option

Bus  •  1 h 28 min

  1. X54 / ...

$7 - $11

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  56 min

  1. 43.4 miles

$140 - $170

Drive  •  56 min

  1. 43.4 miles

$9 - $14

Uber  •  56 min

  1. 43.4 miles

$75 - $110

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

ScotRail operates a train from Cupar to Edinburgh hourly. Tickets cost $14 - $18 and the journey takes 1 h 4 min. CrossCountry also services this route 3 times a day. Alternatively, Stagecoach UK operates a bus from Cupar to Edinburgh every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $7 - $11 and the journey takes 1 h 28 min.

Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Cupar to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $18
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$9 - $14
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $18
Bus operators
Stagecoach UK
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Cupar, Tesco Supermarket to West End, Queensferry Street (after Charlotte Lane at 43)
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Other operators
Uber Edinburgh
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Cupar to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$75 - $110
Signup at
uber.com
uberASSIST
$75 - $110
uberX
$75 - $110
uberXL
$110 - $160
UberEXEC
$120 - $170
Taxi from Cupar to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
56 min
Estimated price
$140 - $170
Starfish Taxis
Phone
+44 7790 021000
Website
starfish-taxis.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Cupar and Edinburgh is 42 km. The road distance is 69 km.

The cheapest way to get from Cupar to Edinburgh is to bus which costs £5 - £8 and takes 1 h 28 min.

The quickest way to get from Cupar to Edinburgh is to taxi which takes 56 min and costs £100 - £130.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Cupar and arriving at Edinburgh. Services depart hourly. The journey takes approximately 1 h 4 min.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Cupar, Tesco Supermarket and arriving at West End, Queensferry Street (after Charlotte Lane at 43). Services depart every 15 minutes, and operate Monday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 1 h 28 min.

The train from Cupar to Edinburgh takes 1 h 4 min including transfers and departs hourly.