There are 4 ways to get from Edinburgh Waverley Station to Polmont by train, bus, taxi or car

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Recommended option

Train  •  26 min

  1. Take the train from Edinburgh to Polmont

$7 - $10

Cheapest option

Line 38 bus  •  1 h 18 min

  1. Take the line 38 bus from Edinburgh, Princes Street (Waverley Steps) (Princes Mall West Stop) to Polmont, Zetland Terrace (Opp Nos 9/10) 38 / ...

$3 - $5

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  31 min

  1. Take a taxi from Edinburgh Waverley Station to Polmont 22.4 miles

$70 - $85

Drive  •  31 min

  1. Drive from Edinburgh Waverley Station to Polmont 22.4 miles

$4 - $7

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Edinburgh Waverley Station to Polmont is to line 38 bus which costs £3 - £4 and takes 1 h 18 min.

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The quickest way to get from Edinburgh Waverley Station to Polmont is to train which costs £6 - £8 and takes 26 min.

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The distance between Edinburgh Waverley Station and Polmont is 20 miles. The road distance is 22.4 miles.

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The train from Edinburgh to Polmont takes 26 min including transfers and departs every 20 minutes.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Edinburgh, Princes Street (Waverley Steps) (Princes Mall West Stop) and arriving at Polmont, Zetland Terrace (Opp Nos 9/10). Services depart every 20 minutes, and operate Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 1 h 18 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Edinburgh and arriving at Polmont. Services depart every 20 minutes. The journey takes approximately 26 min.

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Map of how to get from Edinburgh Waverley Station to Polmont.
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  • Distance: 20.3 miles
  • Duration: 26 min

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

ScotRail operates a train from Edinburgh Waverley Station to Polmont every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $7 - $10 and the journey takes 26 min. Alternatively, First operates a bus from Edinburgh Waverley Station to Polmont every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $3 - $5 and the journey takes 1 h 18 min.

Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Edinburgh to Polmont
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$6 - $9
Anytime Day Single
$7 - $10
Bus operators
Other operators
Taxi from Edinburgh Waverley Station to Polmont
Ave. Duration
31 min
Estimated price
$70 - $85
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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