There are 8 ways to get from Edinburgh Zoo to Edinburgh Waverley Station by bus, tram, taxi, towncar or foot

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Recommended option

Bus First  •  19 min

  1. Take the bus from Corstorphine, Edinburgh Zoo to Edinburgh, Waterloo Place (near 23) 38 / ...

$2 - $3

Cheapest option

Line 100 bus  •  26 min

  1. Take the line 100 bus from Corstorphine, Edinburgh Zoo to Edinburgh, Waverley Bridge (Waverley Station Exit) 100

$2

6 alternative options

Bus Scottish Citylink  •  30 min

  1. Take the bus from Corstorphine, Edinburgh Zoo to Edinburgh, Bus Station (Stances 1 & 2) 900 / ...

$2 - $5

Line 38 bus  •  28 min

  1. Take the line 38 bus from Corstorphine, Edinburgh Zoo to Edinburgh, St Andrew's House (Calton Hill) 38 / ...

$2 - $3

Tram  •  36 min

  1. Take the tram from Balgreen (Edinburgh Trams) to Edinburgh, St Andrew Square (Edinburgh Trams) T50

$2 - $4

Taxi  •  9 min

  1. Take a taxi from Edinburgh Zoo to Edinburgh Waverley Station 3.6 miles

$13 - $17

Uber  •  9 min

  1. Take an Uber from Edinburgh Zoo to Edinburgh Waverley Station 3.6 miles

$10 - $14

Walk  •  1 h 8 min

  1. Walk from Edinburgh Zoo to Edinburgh Waverley Station 3.6 miles

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Edinburgh Zoo to Edinburgh Waverley Station is to line 100 bus which costs £2 and takes 26 min.

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The quickest way to get from Edinburgh Zoo to Edinburgh Waverley Station is to taxi which costs £10 - £13 and takes 9 min.

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The distance between Edinburgh Zoo and Edinburgh Waverley Station is 3 miles.

The bus from Corstorphine, Edinburgh Zoo to Edinburgh, Waterloo Place (near 23) takes 18 min including transfers and departs every 10 minutes.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Corstorphine, Edinburgh Zoo and arriving at Edinburgh, Waterloo Place (near 23). Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 18 min.

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

First operates a bus from Edinburgh Zoo to Edinburgh Waverley Station every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $2 - $3 and the journey takes 18 min. Two other operators also service this route.

Train operators
Edinburgh Trams
Phone
0131 475 0177
Website
edinburghtrams.com
Tram from Balgreen (Edinburgh Trams) to Edinburgh, St Andrew Square (Edinburgh Trams)
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
edinburghtrams.com
Bus operators
First
Phone
+44 (0)1224 650100
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Corstorphine, Edinburgh Zoo to Edinburgh, Waterloo Place (near 23)
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
First
Bus from Corstorphine, Edinburgh Zoo to Edinburgh, St Andrew's House (Calton Hill)
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
First
Bo'Ness Area Community B
Bus from Corstorphine, Edinburgh Zoo to Edinburgh, Waterloo Place (near 23)
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$3
Blue Bus
Website
bustimes.org.uk
Bus from Corstorphine, Edinburgh Zoo to Edinburgh, Waterloo Place (near 23)
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
bustimes.org.uk
Lothian Buses
Website
lothianbuses.com
Bus from Corstorphine, Edinburgh Zoo to Edinburgh, Waverley Bridge (Waverley Station Exit)
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
lothianbuses.com
Bus from Corstorphine, Edinburgh Zoo to Edinburgh, Dublin Street (at 14)
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
lothianbuses.com
Scottish Citylink
Phone
0871 266 33 33
Email
info@citylink.co.uk
Website
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Corstorphine, Edinburgh Zoo to Edinburgh, Bus Station (Stances 1 & 2)
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
Other operators
Uber Edinburgh
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Edinburgh Zoo to Edinburgh Waverley Station
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Signup at
uber.com
uberASSIST
$10 - $14
uberX
$10 - $14
uberXL
$14 - $20
UberEXEC
$15 - $21
Taxi from Edinburgh Zoo to Edinburgh Waverley Station
Ave. Duration
9 min
Estimated price
$13 - $17
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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