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

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Train  •  1h 3m

  1. Take the train from Cupar to Edinburgh

£9 - £120

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Bus  •  1h 39m

  1. Take the bus from Cupar, Railway Station to Edinburgh, Princes Street X58 / ...

£8 - £12

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Taxi  •  53 min

  1. Take a taxi from Cupar to Edinburgh 43.3 miles

£95 - £120

Drive  •  53 min

  1. Drive from Cupar to Edinburgh 43.3 miles

£7 - £11

Uber  •  53 min

  1. Take an Uber from Cupar to Edinburgh 43.3 miles

£55 - £80

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The cheapest way to get from Cupar to Edinburgh is to drive which costs £7 - £11 and takes 53 min.

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The quickest way to get from Cupar to Edinburgh is to taxi which costs £95 - £120 and takes 53 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Cupar, Railway Station station and arriving at Edinburgh, Princes Street. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1h 39m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Cupar and arriving at Edinburgh. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1h 3m.

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The distance between Cupar and Edinburgh is 27 miles. The road distance is 43.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Cupar to Edinburgh without a car is to train which takes 1h 3m and costs £9 - £120.

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The train from Cupar to Edinburgh takes 1h 3m including transfers and departs hourly.

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Cupar to Edinburgh bus services, operated by Stagecoach East Scotland, depart from Cupar, Railway Station.

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

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Map of how to get from Cupar to Edinburgh.
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  • Distance: 26.5 miles
  • Duration: 1h 3m

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

ScotRail operates a train from Cupar to Edinburgh hourly. Tickets cost £9 - £28 and the journey takes 1h 3m. CrossCountry also services this route 3 times a day. Alternatively, Stagecoach East Scotland operates a bus from Cupar, Railway Station to Edinburgh, Princes Street hourly. Tickets cost £8 - £12 and the journey takes 1h 39m.

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
1h 3m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£9 - £28
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Anytime Day Single
£9 - £14
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£22 - £28
Bus operators
Stagecoach East Scotland
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Cupar, Railway Station to Edinburgh, Princes Street
Ave. Duration
1h 39m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£8 - £12
Website
Stagecoach East Scotland
Other operators
Uber Edinburgh
Website
uber.comglobal
Towncar from Cupar to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
£55 - £80
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uber.com
Assist
£55 - £80
UberX
£55 - £80
uberXL
£85 - £120
Exec
£85 - £120
Taxi from Cupar to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
53 min
Estimated price
£95 - £120
Starfish Taxis
Phone
+44 7790 021000
Website
starfish-taxis.com
Aly's Taxis
Phone
+44 1334 657 885
A& J Taxis
Phone
+44 1334 654 049

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The best way to get from Cupar to Edinburgh is to train which takes 1h 3m and costs £9 - £120. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £8 - £12 and takes 1h 39m.

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Cupar to Edinburgh bus services, operated by Stagecoach East Scotland, arrive at Edinburgh, Princes Street station.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Cupar to Edinburgh is 43 miles. It takes approximately 53 min to drive from Cupar to Edinburgh.

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