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

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train  •  30 min

  1. Take the train from Edinburgh to Aberdour

$7 - $9

Cheapest option

Bus  •  1 h 6 min

  1. Take the bus from Edinburgh, Princes Street (opp Boots) to Dalgety Bay, East Access Ridge Way X58

$6 - $7

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  30 min

  1. Take a taxi from Edinburgh to Aberdour 18.3 miles

$60 - $75

Drive  •  30 min

  1. Drive from Edinburgh to Aberdour 18.3 miles

$3 - $6

Uber  •  30 min

  1. Take an Uber from Edinburgh to Aberdour 18.3 miles

$35 - $50

What companies run services between Edinburgh, Scotland and Aberdour, Scotland?

ScotRail operates a train from Edinburgh to Aberdour hourly. Tickets cost $7 - $9 and the journey takes 30 min. Alternatively, Stagecoach UK operates a bus from Edinburgh to Aberdour every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $4 - $7 and the journey takes 51 min.

Train operators
ScotRail
Bus operators
Stagecoach UK
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Edinburgh, Princes Street (opp Boots) to Dalgety Bay, East Access Ridge Way
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Other operators
Uber Edinburgh
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Edinburgh to Aberdour
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Signup at
uber.com
uberASSIST
$35 - $50
uberX
$35 - $50
uberXL
$50 - $75
UberEXEC
$55 - $80
Taxi from Edinburgh to Aberdour
Ave. Duration
30 min
Estimated price
$60 - $75
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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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Edinburgh to Aberdour?

The distance between Edinburgh and Aberdour is 13 km. The road distance is 29 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Edinburgh to Aberdour?

The cheapest way to get from Edinburgh to Aberdour is to drive which costs £2 - £5 and takes 30 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Edinburgh to Aberdour?

The quickest way to get from Edinburgh to Aberdour is to train which takes 30 min and costs £5 - £7.

Is there a direct train between Edinburgh and Aberdour?

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Edinburgh and arriving at Aberdour. Services depart hourly. The journey takes approximately 30 min.

Is there a direct bus between Edinburgh and Aberdour?

No, there is no direct bus from Edinburgh to Aberdour. However, there are services departing from Edinburgh, Princes Street (opp Boots) and arriving at Aberdour, Railway Station via Dalgety Bay, East Access Ridge Way. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 6 min.

How long does it take to get from Edinburgh to Aberdour?

The train from Edinburgh to Aberdour takes 30 min including transfers and departs hourly.