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

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Recommended option

Train  •  2h 58m

  1. Take the train from Haymarket to Arbroath

£13 - £149

3 alternative options

Line 747 bus, bus  •  3h 49m

  1. Take the line 747 bus from Edinburgh Airport, Airport to Halbeath, Park & Ride 747
  2. Take the bus from Halbeath, Park & Ride to Seagate Bus Station M92
  3. Take the bus from Seagate Bus Station to Inverkeilor, Chance Inn X7

£15 - £26

Drive  •  1h 29m

  1. Drive from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Inverkeilor 76.1 miles

£11 - £17

Towncar  •  1h 29m

  1. Take a town car from Edinburgh Airport to Inverkeilor 76.1 miles

£30 - £120

Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Inverkeilor by buses

The bus journey time between Edinburgh Airport (EDI) and Inverkeilor is around 4h 35m and covers a distance of around 83 miles. The fastest bus normally takes 3h 41m. Operated by Stagecoach East Scotland and Megabus UK, the Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Inverkeilor bus service departs from Edinburgh Airport, Airport and arrives in Inverkeilor, Chance Inn. Typically 66 buses run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Bus route overview

Average bus time:
4h 35m
Fastest bus time:
3h 41m
Buses per week:
66
Cheapest price:
£15
Carbon emissions:
16 kg CO2

First and last buses

First bus departs at:
05:20
Last bus departs at:
19:20

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Inverkeilor bus schedules

Bus services typically run at the following times each day These schedules are estimated
Estimated schedules: These schedules are estimated and based on typical services on an average day. Please check times and availability with the operator before travelling.
Edinburgh Airport (EDI) → Inverkeilor
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The cheapest way to get from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Inverkeilor is to drive which costs £11 - £17 and takes 1h 29m.

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The quickest way to get from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Inverkeilor is to drive which costs £11 - £17 and takes 1h 29m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Inverkeilor. However, there are services departing from Edinburgh Airport, Airport and arriving at Inverkeilor, Chance Inn via Halbeath, Park & Ride and Seagate Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 49m.

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The distance between Edinburgh Airport (EDI) and Inverkeilor is 57 miles. The road distance is 76.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Inverkeilor without a car is to train which takes 2h 58m and costs £12 - £150.

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It takes approximately 2h 58m to get from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Inverkeilor, including transfers.

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Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Inverkeilor bus services, operated by Stagecoach East Scotland, depart from Edinburgh Airport, Airport station.

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The best way to get from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Inverkeilor is to train which takes 2h 58m and costs £12 - £150. Alternatively, you can line 747 bus and bus, which costs £15 - £26 and takes 3h 49m.

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Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Inverkeilor bus services, operated by Stagecoach East Scotland, arrive at Inverkeilor, Chance Inn station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Inverkeilor is 76 miles. It takes approximately 1h 29m to drive from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Inverkeilor.

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  • Distance: 57.2 miles
  • Duration: 2h 58m

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

First ScotRail Service operates a train from Haymarket to Arbroath hourly. Tickets cost £16 - £50 and the journey takes 1h 44m. Two other operators also service this route. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Inverkeilor via Halbeath, Park & Ride and Seagate Bus Station in around 3h 49m.

Train operators
First ScotRail Service
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Haymarket to Arbroath
Ave. Duration
1h 44m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£16 - £50
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
£16 - £23
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£35 - £50
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from Haymarket to Arbroath
Ave. Duration
1h 31m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
£9 - £110
Website
lner.co.uk
Advance Single
£9 - £14
Anytime Day Single
£45 - £65
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£70 - £110
Bus operators
Stagecoach East Scotland
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Edinburgh Airport, Airport to Halbeath, Park & Ride
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£4 - £6
Website
Stagecoach East Scotland
Bus from Seagate Bus Station to Inverkeilor, Chance Inn
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£4 - £7
Website
Stagecoach East Scotland
Megabus UK
Phone
0871 266 3333
Email
enquiries@megabus.com
Website
uk.megabus.com
Bus from Halbeath, Park & Ride to Seagate Bus Station
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
£7 - £13
Website
Megabus UK
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1h 29m
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Edinburgh Airport to Inverkeilor
Estimated price
£30 - £120

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