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, line 7 bus  •  1 h 17 min

  1. Take the bus from Edinburgh, Princes Street (west) (opp Boots) to Rosyth, Queensferry Road (Ladbrokes) X55
  2. Take the line 7 bus from Rosyth, Castlandhill Road (The Co op Supermarket) to Aberdour, Railway Station 7

$11

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 - $45

Questions & Answers

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

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

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No, there is no direct bus from Edinburgh to Aberdour station. However, there are services departing from Edinburgh, Princes Street (west) (opp Boots) and arriving at Aberdour, Railway Station via Rosyth, Castlandhill Road (The Co op Supermarket). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 17 min.

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

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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 and line 7 bus, which costs £9 and takes 1 h 17 min.

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

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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, you can take a bus from Edinburgh to Aberdour via Rosyth, Queensferry Road (Ladbrokes) and Rosyth, Castlandhill Road (The Co op Supermarket) in around 1 h 17 min.

Train operators
ScotRail
Bus operators
Stagecoach East Scotland
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Edinburgh, Princes Street (west) (opp Boots) to Rosyth, Queensferry Road (Ladbrokes)
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$7
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Rosyth, Castlandhill Road (The Co op Supermarket) to Aberdour, Railway Station
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Other operators
Uber Edinburgh
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Edinburgh to Aberdour
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Signup at
uber.com
Assist
$30 - $45
UberX
$30 - $45
uberXL
$45 - $70
Exec
$50 - $70
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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