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

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Recommended option

Train, taxi  •  1 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from Edinburgh to Livingston South
  2. Take a taxi from Livingston South to Pentland Hills

$91 - $107

Cheapest option

Line 101 bus  •  1 h 54 min

  1. Take the line 101 bus from Edinburgh, Princes Street (Scott Mon.) (opp 53-60 opp M&S) to West Linton, Gordon Arms Hotel 101 / ...

$53 - $63

3 alternative options

Line 101 bus via Fountainbridge, Bread Street (at 145-149)  •  2 h 13 min

  1. Take the line 101 bus from Fountainbridge, Bread Street (at 145-149) to West Linton, Gordon Arms Hotel 101 / ...

$55 - $65

Taxi  •  1 h 16 min

  1. Take a taxi from Edinburgh Waverley Station to Pentland Hills 31 miles

$95 - $120

Drive  •  1 h 16 min

  1. Drive from Edinburgh Waverley Station to Pentland Hills 31 miles

$6 - $10

Questions & Answers

The distance between Edinburgh Waverley Station and Pentland Hills is 16 miles. The road distance is 31 miles.

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The best way to get from Edinburgh Waverley Station to Pentland Hills without a car is to train and taxi which takes 1 h 24 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 24 min to get from Edinburgh Waverley Station to Pentland Hills, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Edinburgh Waverley Station to Pentland Hills is 31 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 16 min to drive from Edinburgh Waverley Station to Pentland Hills.

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There are 1232+ hotels available in Pentland Hills. Prices start at $87 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Edinburgh Waverley Station to Pentland Hills.
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  • Distance: 15.7 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 24 min

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

Stagecoach West Scotland operates a bus from Edinburgh Waverley Station to Pentland Hills hourly. Tickets cost $8 and the journey takes 1 h.

Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Edinburgh to Livingston South
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$4 - $7
Anytime Day Single
$5 - $7
Bus operators
Stagecoach West Scotland
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Edinburgh, Princes Street (Scott Mon.) (opp 53-60 opp M&S) to West Linton, Gordon Arms Hotel
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Fountainbridge, Bread Street (at 145-149) to West Linton, Gordon Arms Hotel
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Other operators
Taxi from Livingston South to Pentland Hills
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Estimated price
$85 - $100
City Cabs Ltd
Phone
+44 131 228 1211
Website
citycabs.co.uk
Edinburgh Cars
Phone
+44 131 555 1772
Central Taxis Ltd
Phone
+44 131 229 2468
Website
taxis-edinburgh.co.uk

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