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

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Train  •  1 h 4 min

  1. Take the train from Cupar to Edinburgh

$13 - $55

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Bus  •  1 h 29 min

  1. Take the bus from Cupar, Tesco Supermarket to West End, Queensferry Street (after Charlotte Lane at 43) X54 / ...

$16

Taxi  •  56 min

  1. Take a taxi from Cupar to Edinburgh 43.4 miles

$130 - $160

Drive  •  56 min

  1. Drive from Cupar to Edinburgh 43.4 miles

$9 - $14

Uber  •  56 min

  1. Take an Uber from Cupar to Edinburgh 43.4 miles

$70 - $100

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The cheapest way to get from Cupar to Edinburgh is to drive which costs £7 - £11 and takes 56 min.

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

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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 30 minutes, and operate Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 1 h 29 min.

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

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The distance between Cupar and Edinburgh is 27 miles. The road distance is 43.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Cupar to Edinburgh without a car is to train which takes 1 h 4 min and costs £10 - £45.

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

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Cupar to Edinburgh bus services, operated by Stagecoach East Scotland, depart from Cupar, Tesco Supermarket station.

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

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The best way to get from Cupar to Edinburgh is to train which takes 1 h 4 min and costs £10 - £45. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £13 and takes 1 h 29 min.

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Map of how to get from Cupar to Edinburgh.
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  • Distance: 26.5 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 4 min

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

ScotRail operates a train from Cupar to Edinburgh hourly. Tickets cost $13 - $18 and the journey takes 1 h 4 min. CrossCountry also services this route twice daily. Alternatively, Stagecoach East Scotland operates a bus from Cupar to Edinburgh every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $16 and the journey takes 1 h 29 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
$13 - $18
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$9 - $13
Anytime Day Single
$13 - $18
Bus operators
Stagecoach East Scotland
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Cupar, Tesco Supermarket to West End, Queensferry Street (after Charlotte Lane at 43)
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$16
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Other operators
Uber Edinburgh
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Cupar to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$70 - $100
Signup at
uber.com
Assist
$70 - $100
UberX
$70 - $100
uberXL
$110 - $160
Exec
$110 - $160
Taxi from Cupar to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
56 min
Estimated price
$130 - $160
Starfish Taxis
Phone
+44 7790 021000
Website
starfish-taxis.com

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