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There are 4 ways to get from Edinburgh Waverley Station to Blair Drummond Safari Park by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train, line 59 bus

  1. Take the train from Edinburgh to Stirling
  2. Take the line 59 bus from Stirling, Stance D to Blairdrummond, Safari Park Entrance

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Bus

  1. Take the bus from Edinburgh, Bus Station to Stirling, Bus Station

Taxi

  1. Take a taxi from Edinburgh Waverley Station to Blair Drummond Safari Park

Drive

  1. Drive from Edinburgh Waverley Station to Blair Drummond Safari Park

Edinburgh Waverley Station to Blair Drummond Safari Park by train, bus and walk

The journey time between Edinburgh Waverley Station and Blair Drummond Safari Park is around 1h 34m and covers a distance of around 42 miles. This includes an average layover time of around 38 min. The fastest journey normally takes 1h 1m. Operated by First ScotRail Service, LNER and First, the Edinburgh Waverley Station to Blair Drummond Safari Park service departs from Edinburgh and arrives in Blair Drummond Safari Park. Typically 90 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average journey times

Time on transportation:
56 min
Layover time:
38 min
Total time:
1h 34m

Route information

Fastest journey time:
1h 1m
Journey distance:
42 miles
Services per week:
90
Cheapest price:
£7
Carbon emissions:
4 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
05:19
Last service departs at:
23:34

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Edinburgh Waverley Station to Blair Drummond Safari Park train, bus and walk schedules

Departing Thursday, October 28, 2021

Edinburgh Waverley Station → Blair Drummond Safari Park
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Blair Drummond Safari Park is 111.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Blair Drummond Safari Park is subject to regional advice.

The social distance requirement in Blair Drummond Safari Park is 1 metre.

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Last updated: 26 Oct 2021
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The cost-effective way to get from Edinburgh Waverley Station to Blair Drummond Safari Park is to drive, which costs £7 - £11 and takes 59 min.

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The quickest way to get from Edinburgh Waverley Station to Blair Drummond Safari Park is to taxi which costs £100 - £120 and takes 59 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Edinburgh Waverley Station station to Blair Drummond Safari Park. However, there are services departing from Edinburgh, Bus Station and arriving at Blairdrummond, Safari Park Entrance via Stirling, Stance D. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 27m.

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The distance between Edinburgh Waverley Station and Blair Drummond Safari Park is 36 miles. The road distance is 44.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Edinburgh Waverley Station to Blair Drummond Safari Park without a car is to train and line 59 bus which takes 1h 32m and costs £6 - £75.

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It takes approximately 1h 32m to get from Edinburgh Waverley Station to Blair Drummond Safari Park, including transfers.

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Edinburgh Waverley Station to Blair Drummond Safari Park bus services, operated by Scottish Citylink, depart from Edinburgh, Bus Station.

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Edinburgh Waverley Station to Blair Drummond Safari Park bus services, operated by Scottish Citylink, arrive at Stirling, Bus Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Edinburgh Waverley Station to Blair Drummond Safari Park is 45 miles. It takes approximately 59 min to drive from Edinburgh Waverley Station to Blair Drummond Safari Park.

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There are 115+ hotels available in Blair Drummond Safari Park. Prices start at £75 per night.

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Map of how to get from Edinburgh Waverley Station to Blair Drummond Safari Park.
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  • Distance: 36.1 miles
  • Duration: 1h 32m

What companies run services between Edinburgh Waverley Station, Scotland and Blair Drummond Safari Park, Scotland?

Scottish Citylink operates a bus from Edinburgh, Bus Station to Stirling, Bus Station every 4 hours. Tickets cost £9 - £13 and the journey takes 1h 27m. Megabus UK also services this route 3 times a day.

Train operators
First ScotRail Service
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Edinburgh to Stirling
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£8 - £23
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
£8 - £12
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£18 - £23
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from Edinburgh to Stirling
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
£4 - £70
Website
lner.co.uk
Advance Single
£4 - £7
Anytime Day Single
£30 - £45
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£45 - £70
Bus operators
Other operators
Taxi from Edinburgh Waverley Station to Blair Drummond Safari Park
Ave. Duration
59 min
Estimated price
£100 - £120
Persevere Cabs
Phone
+44 131 555 2323
Website
perseverecabs.com
Dunedin Taxis
Phone
+44 131 669 2323
City Cabs Ltd
Phone
+44 131 228 1211
Website
citycabs.co.uk
Central Taxis Ltd
Phone
+44 131 229 2468
Website
taxis-edinburgh.co.uk
Capital Cars
Phone
+44 131 777 7777
Website
capitalcarsscotland.co.uk

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