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

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Bus First  •  16 min

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

$2 - $3

7 alternative options

Bus, train  •  16 min

  1. Take the bus from Corstorphine, Edinburgh Zoo to Haymarket Station 12 / ...
  2. Take the train from Haymarket to Edinburgh

$3 - $39

Line 24 bus  •  25 min

  1. Take the line 24 bus from Corstorphine, Edinburgh Zoo to Edinburgh, St Andrew's House (Calton Hill) 38 / ...

$2 - $3

Line 100 bus  •  26 min

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

$2

Bus Scottish Citylink  •  30 min

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

$2 - $5

Taxi  •  9 min

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

$14 - $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

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Corstorphine, Edinburgh Zoo and arriving at Edinburgh, Waterloo Place (near 23). Services depart every five minutes, and operate Monday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 15 min.

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

The best way to get from Edinburgh Zoo to Edinburgh Waverley Station without a car is to bus which takes 16 min and costs .

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The bus from Corstorphine, Edinburgh Zoo to Edinburgh, Waterloo Place (near 23) takes 15 min including transfers and departs every five minutes.

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Edinburgh Zoo to Edinburgh Waverley Station bus services, operated by First, depart from Corstorphine, Edinburgh Zoo station.

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Edinburgh Zoo to Edinburgh Waverley Station bus services, operated by First, arrive at Edinburgh, Waterloo Place (near 23) station.

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There are 2178+ hotels available in Edinburgh Waverley Station. Prices start at $92 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Edinburgh Zoo to Edinburgh Waverley Station.
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  • Distance: 3.2 miles
  • Duration: 16 min

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 15 min. Three other operators also service this route.

Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Haymarket to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
5 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$3 - $5
Anytime Day Single
$2 - $3
Virgin West Coast Trains
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Haymarket to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
4 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$3 - $5
Off-Peak Day Single
$7 - $10
Anytime Day Single
$1 - $2
Bus operators
First
Phone
+44 (0)1224 650100
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Corstorphine, Edinburgh Zoo to Edinburgh, Waterloo Place (near 23)
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Website
First
Bus from Corstorphine, Edinburgh Zoo to Haymarket Station
Ave. Duration
6 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Website
First
Bus from Corstorphine, Edinburgh Zoo to Edinburgh, St Andrew's House (Calton Hill)
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Website
First
Lothian Buses
Website
lothianbuses.com
Bus from Corstorphine, Edinburgh Zoo to Old Town, North Bridge (Carlton Highland Hotel)
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
lothianbuses.com
Bus from Corstorphine, Edinburgh Zoo to Haymarket Station
Ave. Duration
7 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
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
24 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
lothianbuses.com
Bo'Ness Area Community B
Bus from Corstorphine, Edinburgh Zoo to Edinburgh, Waterloo Place (near 23)
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$3
Bus from Corstorphine, Edinburgh Zoo to Haymarket Station
Ave. Duration
7 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$3
Blue Bus
Bus from Corstorphine, Edinburgh Zoo to Edinburgh, Waterloo Place (near 23)
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$3
Scottish Citylink
Phone
0871 266 33 33
Email
info@citylink.co.uk
Website
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Corstorphine, Edinburgh Zoo to Haymarket Station
Ave. Duration
7 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
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
Assist
$10 - $14
UberX
$10 - $14
uberXL
$14 - $20
Exec
$15 - $22
Taxi from Edinburgh Zoo to Edinburgh Waverley Station
Ave. Duration
9 min
Estimated price
$14 - $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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