There are 4 ways to get from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Forres by train, bus or car

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Train via Inverkeithing  •  5 h 20 min

  1. Take the train from Inverkeithing to Forres

$62 - $77

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Bus  •  5 h 46 min

  1. Take the bus from Halbeath, Park & Ride to Inverness, Bus Station M90

$50 - $66

2 alternative options

Train  •  5 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from Haymarket to Forres

$59 - $81

Drive  •  2 h 58 min

  1. Drive from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Forres 159.4 miles

$30 - $50

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The cheapest way to get from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Forres is to drive which costs £26 - £40 and takes 2 h 58 min.

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The quickest way to get from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Forres is to drive which costs £26 - £40 and takes 2 h 58 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Forres. However, there are services departing from Edinburgh Airport, Airport and arriving at Forres, Cumming Street via Halbeath, Park & Ride, Inverness, Marks and Spencer (Monument) and Nairn, Bus Station (Bus Shelter). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 46 min.

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The distance between Edinburgh Airport (EDI) and Forres is 116 miles. The road distance is 159.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Forres without a car is to train which takes 5 h 20 min and costs £45 - £60.

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It takes approximately 5 h 20 min to get from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Forres, including transfers.

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Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Forres bus services, operated by Scottish Citylink, depart from Halbeath, Park & Ride station.

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The best way to get from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Forres is to train which takes 5 h 20 min and costs £45 - £60. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £35 - £50 and takes 5 h 46 min.

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Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Forres bus services, operated by Scottish Citylink, arrive at Inverness, Bus Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Forres is 159 miles. It takes approximately 2 h 58 min to drive from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Forres.

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  • Distance: 115.9 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 20 min

What companies run services between Edinburgh Airport (EDI), Scotland and Forres, Scotland?

ScotRail operates a train from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Forres once a week. Tickets cost $55 - $70 and the journey takes 3 h 48 min. Alternatively, Scottish Citylink operates a bus from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Forres hourly. Tickets cost $29 - $45 and the journey takes 2 h 58 min.

Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Inverkeithing to Forres
Ave. Duration
3 h 48 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$55 - $70
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $45
Anytime Day Single
$55 - $70
Train from Haymarket to Forres
Ave. Duration
3 h 59 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$55 - $75
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Day Single
$55 - $75
Bus operators
Scottish Citylink

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