There are 3 ways to get from Dalkeith to Glasgow by train, bus or car

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Train  •  1 h 21 min

  1. Take the train from Eskbank to Edinburgh
  2. Take the train from Edinburgh to Glasgow Queen Street

$16 - $21

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Line 3 bus, bus  •  2 h 10 min

  1. Take the line 3 bus from Dalkeith, Jarnac Court (opp North Wynd) to West End, Shandwick Place (at 63) 3 / ...
  2. Take the bus from West End, Shandwick Place (at 23a) to Buchanan Bus Station 900

$13 - $18

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Drive  •  52 min

  1. Drive from Dalkeith to Glasgow 51.2 miles

$11 - $16

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The cheapest way to get from Dalkeith to Glasgow is to drive which costs £8 - £12 and takes 52 min.

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The quickest way to get from Dalkeith to Glasgow is to drive which costs £8 - £12 and takes 52 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Dalkeith to Glasgow station. However, there are services departing from Dalkeith, Jarnac Court (opp North Wynd) and arriving at Buchanan Bus Station via West End, Shandwick Place (at 23a). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 10 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Dalkeith to Glasgow. However, there are services departing from Eskbank and arriving at Glasgow Queen Street via Edinburgh. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 21 min.

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The distance between Dalkeith and Glasgow is 46 miles. The road distance is 51.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Dalkeith to Glasgow without a car is to train which takes 1 h 21 min and costs £12 - £16.

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It takes approximately 1 h 21 min to get from Dalkeith to Glasgow, including transfers.

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Dalkeith to Glasgow bus services, operated by Lothian Buses, depart from Dalkeith, Jarnac Court (opp North Wynd) station.

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Dalkeith to Glasgow train services, operated by ScotRail, depart from Eskbank station.

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The best way to get from Dalkeith to Glasgow is to train which takes 1 h 21 min and costs £12 - £16. Alternatively, you can line 3 bus and bus, which costs £9 - £14 and takes 2 h 10 min.

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Dalkeith to Glasgow bus services, operated by Scottish Citylink, arrive at Buchanan Bus Station.

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Dalkeith to Glasgow train services, operated by ScotRail, arrive at Glasgow Queen Street station.

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Map of how to get from Dalkeith to Glasgow.
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  • Distance: 46.3 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 21 min

What companies run services between Dalkeith, Scotland and Glasgow, Scotland?

You can take a train from Dalkeith to Glasgow via Edinburgh in around 1 h 21 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Dalkeith to Glasgow via West End, Shandwick Place (at 63) and West End, Shandwick Place (at 23a) in around 2 h 10 min.

Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Eskbank to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$4 - $5
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$4 - $6
Anytime Day Single
$4 - $5
Train from Edinburgh to Glasgow Queen Street
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $16
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$7 - $10
Anytime Day Single
$12 - $16
Bus operators
Lothian Buses
Website
lothianbuses.com
Bus from Dalkeith, Jarnac Court (opp North Wynd) to West End, Shandwick Place (at 63)
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
lothianbuses.com
Scottish Citylink
Phone
0871 266 33 33
Email
info@citylink.co.uk
Website
citylink.co.uk
Bus from West End, Shandwick Place (at 23a) to Buchanan Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk

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