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

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Bus  •  6h 44m

  1. Take the bus from Edinburgh Airport, Airport to Buchanan Bus Station Air / ...
  2. Take the bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Stranraer, Port Rodie 923
  3. Take the bus from Stranraer, Port Rodie Ferry Terminal to Sorbie, Whitehills 416

£31 - £45

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Bus, train  •  7h 22m

  1. Take the bus from Edinburgh Airport, Airport to Buchanan Bus Station Air / ...
  2. Take the train from Glasgow Central to Stranraer
  3. Take the bus from Stranraer, Port Rodie Ferry Terminal to Sorbie, Whitehills 416

£34 - £86

Tram, train, bus, line 415 bus  •  7h 43m

  1. Take the tram from Edinburgh Airport to Haymarket T50
  2. Take the train from Haymarket to Lockerbie
  3. Take the bus from Lockerbie, Bridge Street to Dumfries, Whitesands 81 / ...
  4. Take the bus from Dumfries, Whitesands to Newton Stewart, Dashwood Square 500
  5. Take the line 415 bus from Newton Stewart, Dashwood Square to Sorbie, Whitehills 416 / ...

£38 - £64

Drive  •  2h 26m

  1. Drive from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Sorbie Tower 117.4 miles

£17 - £26

Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Sorbie Tower by bus and walk

The journey time between Edinburgh Airport (EDI) and Sorbie Tower is around 8h 5m and covers a distance of around 174 miles. The fastest journey normally takes 8h 5m. Operated by Scottish Citylink and Stagecoach West Scotland, the Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Sorbie Tower service departs from Edinburgh Airport, Airport and arrives in Sorbie Tower. Typically six services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
8h 5m
Fastest journey time:
8h 5m
Services per week:
6
Cheapest price:
£31
Carbon emissions:
34 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
10:25
Last service departs at:
10:25

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Sorbie Tower bus and walk schedules

Edinburgh Airport (EDI) → Sorbie Tower
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The cheapest way to get from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Sorbie Tower is to drive which costs £17 - £26 and takes 2h 26m.

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The quickest way to get from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Sorbie Tower is to drive which costs £17 - £26 and takes 2h 26m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Sorbie Tower. However, there are services departing from Edinburgh Airport, Airport and arriving at Sorbie, Whitehills via Buchanan Bus Station and Stranraer, Port Rodie Ferry Terminal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6h 44m.

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The distance between Edinburgh Airport (EDI) and Sorbie Tower is 90 miles. The road distance is 117.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Sorbie Tower without a car is to bus which takes 6h 44m and costs £30 - £45.

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It takes approximately 6h 44m to get from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Sorbie Tower, including transfers.

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Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Sorbie Tower bus services, operated by Scottish Citylink, depart from Edinburgh Airport, Airport station.

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Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Sorbie Tower bus services, operated by Stagecoach West Scotland, arrive at Sorbie, Whitehills station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Sorbie Tower is 117 miles. It takes approximately 2h 26m to drive from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Sorbie Tower.

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There are 76+ hotels available in Sorbie Tower. Prices start at £75 per night.

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Map of how to get from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Sorbie Tower.
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  • Distance: 90.2 miles
  • Duration: 6h 44m

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

You can take a bus from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Sorbie Tower via Buchanan Bus Station, Stranraer, Port Rodie, Stranraer, Port Rodie Ferry Terminal, and Sorbie, Whitehills in around 6h 44m.

Train operators
First ScotRail Service
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Glasgow Central to Stranraer
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
£20 - £65
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
£20 - £30
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£45 - £65
TransPennine Express Service
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Haymarket to Lockerbie
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£26 - £40
Website
TransPennine Express Service
Advance Single
£12 - £18
Off-Peak Day Single
£19 - £29
Anytime Day Single
£26 - £40
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
Hourly
Estimated price
£9 - £13
Website
Scottish Citylink
Bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Stranraer, Port Rodie
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
£17 - £24
Website
Scottish Citylink
Stagecoach West Scotland
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Stranraer, Port Rodie Ferry Terminal to Sorbie, Whitehills
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
£5 - £8
Website
Stagecoach West Scotland
Bus from Lockerbie, Bridge Street to Dumfries, Whitesands
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£2 - £4
Website
Stagecoach West Scotland
Bus from Dumfries, Whitesands to Newton Stewart, Dashwood Square
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£5 - £9
Website
Stagecoach West Scotland
Bus from Newton Stewart, Dashwood Square to Sorbie, Whitehills
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£3 - £5
Website
Stagecoach West Scotland
Houstons Minicoaches
Phone
+44 1576 203874
Email
info@houstoncoaches.co.uk
Website
houstonscoaches.co.uk
Bus from Lockerbie, Bridge Street to Dumfries, Whitesands
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Website
Houstons MinicoachesHoustons Minicoaches

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