There are 5 ways to get from Edinburgh Waverley Station to Dalkeith by train, bus, taxi, car or towncar

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Train  •  19 min

  1. Take the train from Edinburgh to Eskbank

£2 - £6

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Bus  •  41 min

  1. Take the bus from Old Town, North Bridge to Dalkeith, Jarnac Court 49 / ...

£1 - £5

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  14 min

  1. Take a taxi from Edinburgh Waverley Station to Dalkeith 6.7 miles

£17 - £21

Drive  •  14 min

  1. Drive from Edinburgh Waverley Station to Dalkeith 6.7 miles

£1 - £2

Uber  •  14 min

  1. Take an Uber from Edinburgh Waverley Station to Dalkeith 6.7 miles

£11 - £16

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The cheapest way to get from Edinburgh Waverley Station to Dalkeith is to drive which costs £1 - £2 and takes 14 min.

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The quickest way to get from Edinburgh Waverley Station to Dalkeith is to taxi which costs £17 - £21 and takes 14 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Old Town, North Bridge and arriving at Dalkeith, Jarnac Court. Services depart every 20 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 41 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Edinburgh and arriving at Eskbank. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 19 min.

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The distance between Edinburgh Waverley Station and Dalkeith is 6 miles. The road distance is 6.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Edinburgh Waverley Station to Dalkeith without a car is to train which takes 19 min and costs £2 - £6.

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The train from Edinburgh to Eskbank takes 19 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Edinburgh Waverley Station to Dalkeith bus services, operated by Lothian Buses, depart from Old Town, North Bridge station.

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Edinburgh Waverley Station to Dalkeith train services, operated by ScotRail, depart from Edinburgh station.

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What companies run services between Edinburgh Waverley Station, Scotland and Dalkeith, Scotland?

ScotRail operates a train from Edinburgh to Eskbank hourly. Tickets cost £2 - £6 and the journey takes 19 min. Alternatively, Lothian Buses operates a bus from Old Town, North Bridge to Dalkeith, Jarnac Court every 20 minutes. Tickets cost £1 - £5 and the journey takes 41 min. Borders Buses also services this route every 2 hours.

Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Edinburgh to Eskbank
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£2 - £6
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Anytime Day Single
£2 - £4
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£4 - £6
Bus operators
Lothian Buses
Phone
0131 554 4494
Email
mail@lothianbuses.co.uk
Website
lothianbuses.com
Bus from Old Town, North Bridge to Dalkeith, Jarnac Court
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
£1 - £5
Website
Lothian Buses
Airport zone
£5
City zone
£2
Borders Buses
Phone
01896 754350
Email
info@bordersbuses.co.uk
Website
bordersbuses.co.uk
Bus from Old Town, North Bridge to Dalkeith, Old Edinburgh Road
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
£2 - £3
Website
Borders Buses
Other operators
Uber Edinburgh
Website
uber.comglobal
Towncar from Edinburgh Waverley Station to Dalkeith
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
£11 - £16
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Assist
£11 - £16
UberX
£11 - £16
uberXL
£16 - £23
Exec
£17 - £24
Taxi from Edinburgh Waverley Station to Dalkeith
Ave. Duration
14 min
Estimated price
£17 - £21
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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The best way to get from Edinburgh Waverley Station to Dalkeith is to train which takes 19 min and costs £2 - £6. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £1 - £5 and takes 41 min.

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Edinburgh Waverley Station to Dalkeith bus services, operated by Lothian Buses, arrive at Dalkeith, Jarnac Court station.

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Edinburgh Waverley Station to Dalkeith train services, operated by ScotRail, arrive at Eskbank station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Edinburgh Waverley Station to Dalkeith is 7 miles. It takes approximately 14 min to drive from Edinburgh Waverley Station to Dalkeith.

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