There are 4 ways to get from Dalkeith to Glasgow by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  1h 16m

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

£11 - £35

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Line 3 bus, bus  •  2h 13m

  1. Take the line 3 bus from Dalkeith, South Street to West End, Shandwick Place 3
  2. Take the bus from West End, Shandwick Place to Buchanan Bus Station 900 / ...

£10 - £16

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Taxi  •  52 min

  1. Take a taxi from Dalkeith to Glasgow 51.2 miles

£100 - £130

Drive  •  52 min

  1. Drive from Dalkeith to Glasgow 51.2 miles

£8 - £13

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The cheapest way to get from Dalkeith to Glasgow is to drive which costs £8 - £13 and takes 52 min.

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The quickest way to get from Dalkeith to Glasgow is to taxi which costs £100 - £130 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, South Street and arriving at Buchanan Bus Station via West End, Shandwick Place. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 13m.

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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 1h 16m.

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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 1h 16m and costs £11 - £35.

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It takes approximately 1h 16m to get from Dalkeith to Glasgow, including transfers.

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Dalkeith to Glasgow bus services, operated by Lothian Buses, depart from Dalkeith, South Street 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 1h 16m and costs £11 - £35. Alternatively, you can line 3 bus and bus, which costs £9 - £17 and takes 2h 13m.

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Map of how to get from Dalkeith to Glasgow.
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  • Distance: 46.3 miles
  • Duration: 1h 16m

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

You can take a train from Dalkeith to Glasgow via Edinburgh in around 1h 16m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Dalkeith to Glasgow via West End, Shandwick Place in around 2h 13m.

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
20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£2 - £6
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Anytime Day Single
£2 - £4
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£4 - £6
Train from Edinburgh to Glasgow Queen Street
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
£9 - £30
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Anytime Day Single
£9 - £14
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£23 - £30
Bus operators
Lothian Buses
Phone
0131 554 4494
Email
mail@lothianbuses.co.uk
Website
lothianbuses.com
Bus from Dalkeith, South Street to West End, Shandwick Place
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
£1 - £5
Website
Lothian Buses
Airport zone
£5
City zone
£2
Scottish Citylink
Phone
0871 266 33 33
Email
info@citylink.co.uk
Website
citylink.co.uk
Bus from West End, Shandwick Place to Buchanan Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1h 14m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
£8 - £12
Website
Scottish Citylink
Other operators
Taxi from Dalkeith to Glasgow
Ave. Duration
52 min
Estimated price
£100 - £130
Swift Private Hire Taxis
Phone
+44 131 660 5000
Website
swiftprivatehire.co.uk
Aerial ABW Cabs
Phone
+44 131 663 3232
Website
aerialabwcabs.co.uk
Abbey Cabs Dalkeith
Phone
+44 131 357 7444
Website
abbeycabsdalkeith.co.uk

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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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Yes, the driving distance between Dalkeith to Glasgow is 51 miles. It takes approximately 52 min to drive from Dalkeith to Glasgow.

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