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There are 4 ways to get from Duddingston Loch to Kirknewton Station by bus, train, taxi or car

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Recommended option

Bus, train  •  1h 13m

  1. Take the bus from Newington, Commonwealth Pool to Old Town, North Bridge 14 / ...
  2. Take the train from Edinburgh to Kirknewton

£4 - £12

Cheapest option

Line 30 bus, bus  •  1h 15m

  1. Take the line 30 bus from Prestonfield, Clearburn Crescent to Old Town, North Bridge 14 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Edinburgh, Princes Street to Kirknewton, station X28

£4 - £6

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  25 min

  1. Take a taxi from Duddingston Loch to Kirknewton Station 13.8 miles

£30 - £40

Drive  •  25 min

  1. Drive from Duddingston Loch to Kirknewton Station 13.8 miles

£2 - £3

Duddingston Loch to Kirknewton Station by bus and train

The journey time between Duddingston Loch and Kirknewton Station is around 40 min and covers a distance of around 12 miles. The fastest journey normally takes 36 min. Operated by Lothian Buses, Borders Buses and First ScotRail Service, the Duddingston Loch to Kirknewton Station service departs from Newington, Commonwealth Pool and arrives in Kirknewton. Typically 138 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
40 min
Fastest journey time:
36 min
Services per week:
138
Cheapest price:
£5
Carbon emissions:
1 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
05:22
Last service departs at:
23:00

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Duddingston Loch to Kirknewton Station bus and train schedules

Departing Saturday, June 19, 2021

Duddingston Loch → Kirknewton Station
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The cheapest way to get from Duddingston Loch to Kirknewton Station is to drive which costs £2 - £3 and takes 25 min.

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The quickest way to get from Duddingston Loch to Kirknewton Station is to taxi which costs £30 - £40 and takes 25 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Duddingston Loch to Kirknewton Station station. However, there are services departing from Prestonfield, Clearburn Crescent and arriving at Kirknewton, station via Edinburgh, Princes Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 15m.

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The distance between Duddingston Loch and Kirknewton Station is 11 miles. The road distance is 13.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Duddingston Loch to Kirknewton Station without a car is to bus and train which takes 1h 13m and costs £4 - £12.

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It takes approximately 1h 13m to get from Duddingston Loch to Kirknewton Station, including transfers.

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Duddingston Loch to Kirknewton Station bus services, operated by Lothian Buses, depart from Prestonfield, Clearburn Crescent station.

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Duddingston Loch to Kirknewton Station bus services, operated by Lothian Country Buses, arrive at Kirknewton, station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Duddingston Loch to Kirknewton Station is 14 miles. It takes approximately 25 min to drive from Duddingston Loch to Kirknewton Station.

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There are 823+ hotels available in Kirknewton Station. Prices start at £75 per night.

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Map of how to get from Duddingston Loch to Kirknewton Station.
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  • Distance: 11.5 miles
  • Duration: 1h 13m

What companies run services between Duddingston Loch, Scotland and Kirknewton Station, Scotland?

You can take a bus from Duddingston Loch to Kirknewton Station via Old Town, North Bridge and Edinburgh, Princes Street in around 1h 15m.

Train operators
First ScotRail Service
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Edinburgh to Kirknewton
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£3 - £7
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
£3 - £5
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£5 - £7
Bus operators
Lothian Buses
Phone
0131 554 4494
Email
mail@lothianbuses.co.uk
Website
lothianbuses.com
Bus from Newington, Commonwealth Pool to Old Town, North Bridge
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
£1 - £5
Website
Lothian Buses
Airport zone
£5
City zone
£2
Bus from Prestonfield, Clearburn Crescent to Old Town, North Bridge
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
£1 - £5
Website
Lothian Buses
Airport zone
£5
City zone
£2
Borders Buses
Lothian Country Buses
Phone
0131 554 4494
Email
mail@lothianbuses.com
Website
lothianbuses.com
Bus from Edinburgh, Princes Street to Kirknewton, station
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£2
Website
Lothian Country Buses
Other operators
Taxi from Duddingston Loch to Kirknewton Station
Ave. Duration
25 min
Estimated price
£30 - £40
Persevere Cabs
Phone
+44 131 555 2323
Website
perseverecabs.com
Dunedin Taxis
Phone
+44 131 669 2323
City Cabs Ltd
Phone
+44 131 228 1211
Website
citycabs.co.uk
Central Taxis Ltd
Phone
+44 131 229 2468
Website
taxis-edinburgh.co.uk
Capital Cars
Phone
+44 131 777 7777
Website
capitalcarsscotland.co.uk

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