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

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Train  •  30 min

  1. Take the train from Edinburgh to Aberdour

$6 - $8

4 alternative options

Bus  •  1 h 4 min

  1. Take the bus from Edinburgh, Princes Street to Dalgety Bay, Meadowfield X58 / ...

Taxi  •  30 min

  1. Take a taxi from Edinburgh to Aberdour 18.3 miles

$55 - $70

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

$30 - $50

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The cheapest way to get from Edinburgh to Aberdour is to drive which costs £3 - £5 and takes 30 min.

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

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No, there is no direct bus from Edinburgh to Aberdour station. However, there are services departing from Edinburgh, Princes Street and arriving at Aberdour, station via Dalgety Bay, Meadowfield. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 4 min.

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

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The distance between Edinburgh and Aberdour is 8 miles. The road distance is 18.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Edinburgh to Aberdour without a car is to train which takes 30 min and costs £5 - £7.

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

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Edinburgh to Aberdour bus services, operated by Stagecoach East Scotland, depart from Edinburgh, Princes Street station.

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Edinburgh to Aberdour train services, operated by ScotRail, depart from Edinburgh station.

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The best way to get from Edinburgh to Aberdour is to train which takes 30 min and costs £5 - £7. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 1 h 4 min.

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Map of how to get from Edinburgh to Aberdour.
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  • Distance: 8.1 miles
  • Duration: 30 min

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

ScotRail operates a train from Edinburgh to Aberdour hourly. Tickets cost $6 - $8 and the journey takes 30 min. Alternatively, Stagecoach East Scotland operates a bus from Edinburgh to Aberdour every 30 minutes, and the journey takes 46 min.

Train operators
ScotRail
Bus operators
Stagecoach East Scotland
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Edinburgh, Princes Street to Dalgety Bay, Meadowfield
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Website
Stagecoach East Scotland
Other operators
Uber Edinburgh
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Edinburgh to Aberdour
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$30 - $50
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uber.com
Assist
$30 - $50
UberX
$30 - $50
uberXL
$50 - $70
Exec
$50 - $75
Taxi from Edinburgh to Aberdour
Ave. Duration
30 min
Estimated price
$55 - $70
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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Edinburgh to Aberdour bus services, operated by Stagecoach East Scotland, arrive at Dalgety Bay, Meadowfield station.

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Edinburgh to Aberdour train services, operated by ScotRail, arrive at Aberdour station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Edinburgh to Aberdour is 18 miles. It takes approximately 30 min to drive from Edinburgh to Aberdour.

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