There are 6 ways to get from Dunfermline to Edinburgh Zoo by train, bus, tram, taxi, car or towncar

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Train, bus  •  40 min

  1. Take the train from Dunfermline Town to Haymarket
  2. Take the bus from Haymarket Station to Corstorphine, Edinburgh Zoo (Post House Hotel) N26 / ...

$8 - $12

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Train, tram  •  54 min

  1. Take the train from Dunfermline Town to Edinburgh Gateway
  2. Take the tram from Gogar, Edinburgh Gateway (Edinburgh Trams) to Saughton (Edinburgh Trams) T50

$7 - $10

4 alternative options

Bus  •  59 min

  1. Take the bus from Dunfermline, Bus Station to West End, Queensferry Street (after Charlotte Lane at 43) X55 / ...

$9 - $15

Taxi  •  24 min

  1. Take a taxi from Dunfermline to Edinburgh Zoo 15.7 miles

$50 - $60

Drive  •  24 min

  1. Drive from Dunfermline to Edinburgh Zoo 15.7 miles

$3 - $5

Uber  •  24 min

  1. Take an Uber from Dunfermline to Edinburgh Zoo 15.7 miles

$29 - $40

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The cheapest way to get from Dunfermline to Edinburgh Zoo is to drive which costs £2 - £4 and takes 24 min.

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The quickest way to get from Dunfermline to Edinburgh Zoo is to taxi which costs £35 - £50 and takes 24 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Dunfermline station to Edinburgh Zoo. However, there are services departing from Dunfermline, Bus Station and arriving at Corstorphine, Edinburgh Zoo (Post House Hotel) via West End, Shandwick Place (at 23a). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 59 min.

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The distance between Dunfermline and Edinburgh Zoo is 12 miles. The road distance is 15.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Dunfermline to Edinburgh Zoo without a car is to train and bus which takes 40 min and costs £6 - £10.

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It takes approximately 40 min to get from Dunfermline to Edinburgh Zoo, including transfers.

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Dunfermline to Edinburgh Zoo bus services, operated by Stagecoach East Scotland, arrive at Dunfermline, Bus Station.

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Dunfermline to Edinburgh Zoo bus services, operated by Stagecoach East Scotland, arrive at West End, Queensferry Street (after Charlotte Lane at 43) station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Dunfermline to Edinburgh Zoo is 16 miles. It takes approximately 24 min to drive from Dunfermline to Edinburgh Zoo.

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There are 2336+ hotels available in Edinburgh Zoo. Prices start at $98 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Dunfermline to Edinburgh Zoo.
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  • Distance: 11.6 miles
  • Duration: 40 min

What companies run services between Dunfermline, Scotland and Edinburgh Zoo, Scotland?

Stagecoach East Scotland operates a bus from Dunfermline to Edinburgh Zoo every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $9 and the journey takes 47 min. Scottish Citylink also services this route hourly.

Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Dunfermline Town to Haymarket
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$6 - $8
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$5 - $8
Anytime Day Single
$6 - $8
Train from Dunfermline Town to Edinburgh Gateway
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$4 - $7
Anytime Day Single
$4 - $6
Edinburgh Trams
Phone
0131 475 0177
Website
edinburghtrams.com
Tram from Gogar, Edinburgh Gateway (Edinburgh Trams) to Saughton (Edinburgh Trams)
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
edinburghtrams.com
Bus operators
Lothian Buses
Website
lothianbuses.com
Bus from Haymarket Station to Corstorphine, Edinburgh Zoo (Post House Hotel)
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
Every 5 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 Haymarket Station to Corstorphine, Edinburgh Zoo (Post House Hotel)
Ave. Duration
6 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Dunfermline, Bus Station to West End, Queensferry Street (after Charlotte Lane at 43)
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
Bo'Ness Area Community B
Bus from Haymarket Station to Corstorphine, Edinburgh Zoo (Post House Hotel)
Ave. Duration
7 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$3
Blue Bus
Website
bustimes.org.uk
Bus from Haymarket Station to Corstorphine, Edinburgh Zoo (Post House Hotel)
Ave. Duration
4 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
bustimes.org.uk
Stagecoach East Scotland
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Dunfermline, Bus Station to West End, Queensferry Street (after Charlotte Lane at 43)
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$9
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Other operators
Uber Edinburgh
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Dunfermline to Edinburgh Zoo
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$29 - $40
Signup at
uber.com
Assist
$29 - $40
UberX
$29 - $40
uberXL
$40 - $60
Exec
$45 - $65
Taxi from Dunfermline to Edinburgh Zoo
Ave. Duration
24 min
Estimated price
$50 - $60
City Cabs Ltd
Phone
+44 131 228 1211
Website
citycabs.co.uk
Edinburgh Cars
Phone
+44 131 555 1772
Central Taxis Ltd
Phone
+44 131 229 2468
Website
taxis-edinburgh.co.uk

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