There are 5 ways to get from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Gretna Green by train, bus, car or towncar

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Recommended option

Train  •  3 h 23 min

  1. Take the train from Haymarket to Carlisle

$45 - $107

Cheapest option

Line 300 bus, bus, line 380 bus  •  5 h 43 min

  1. Take the line 300 bus from Edinburgh Airport, Airport to Fountainbridge, Bread Street (at 145-149) 300
  2. Take the bus from Fountainbridge, Bread Street (at 145-149) to Moffat, High Street (opp Town Hall) 101
  3. Take the line 380 bus from Moffat, High Street (opp Town Hall) to Lockerbie, Crown Inn (Goods Station Road) 380
  4. Take the bus from Lockerbie, Crown Inn (Goods Station Road) to Gretna Green, Loaning (Stormont Terrace) 382

$19 - $26

3 alternative options

Bus  •  4 h 21 min

  1. Take the bus from Edinburgh Airport, Airport to Buchanan Bus Station Air
  2. Take the bus from Glasgow to Lockerbie, Scotland
  3. Take the bus from Lockerbie, Crown Inn (Goods Station Road) to Gretna Green, Loaning (Stormont Terrace) 382

$23 - $36

Drive  •  1 h 38 min

  1. Drive from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Gretna Green 90 miles

$19 - $28

Towncar  •  1 h 38 min

  1. Take a town car from Edinburgh Airport to Gretna Green 90 miles

$300 - $420

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Gretna Green is to line 300 bus and bus and line 380 bus which costs £14 - £20 and takes 5 h 43 min.

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The quickest way to get from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Gretna Green is to drive which costs £14 - £22 and takes 1 h 38 min.

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The distance between Edinburgh Airport (EDI) and Gretna Green is 67 miles. The road distance is 90 miles.

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It takes approximately 3 h 23 min to get from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Gretna Green, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Gretna Green. However, there are services departing from Edinburgh Airport, Airport and arriving at Gretna Green, Loaning (Stormont Terrace) via Glasgow and Lockerbie, Crown Inn (Goods Station Road). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 21 min.

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

TransPennine Express operates a train from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Gretna Green every 4 hours. Tickets cost $40 - $60 and the journey takes 1 h 14 min. Virgin West Coast Trains also services this route every 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Gretna Green via Buchanan Bus Station, Glasgow, Lockerbie, Scotland, and Lockerbie, Crown Inn (Goods Station Road) in around 4 h 21 min.

Train operators
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Haymarket to Carlisle
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$17 - $25
Off-Peak Day Single
$29 - $45
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $60
Virgin West Coast Trains
Bus operators
Scottish Citylink
Phone
0871 266 33 33
Email
info@citylink.co.uk
Website
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Edinburgh Airport, Airport to Buchanan Bus Station
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
Stagecoach West
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Lockerbie, Crown Inn (Goods Station Road) to Gretna Green, Loaning (Stormont Terrace)
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Fountainbridge, Bread Street (at 145-149) to Moffat, High Street (opp Town Hall)
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $11
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Moffat, High Street (opp Town Hall) to Lockerbie, Crown Inn (Goods Station Road)
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $5
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
McCalls Coaches
Phone
07525 834423
Email
enquiries@mccallscoaches.com
Website
mccallscoaches.com
Bus from Lockerbie, Crown Inn (Goods Station Road) to Gretna Green, Loaning (Stormont Terrace)
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
mccallscoaches.com
Lothian Buses
Website
lothianbuses.com
Bus from Edinburgh Airport, Airport to Fountainbridge, Bread Street (at 145-149)
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
lothianbuses.com
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Edinburgh Airport to Gretna Green
Estimated price
$300 - $420

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