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There are 4 ways to get from Edinburgh to Aberfoyle by train, bus or car

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Recommended option

Train, bus  •  2 h 44 min

  1. Take the train from Edinburgh to Stirling
  2. Take the bus from Stirling, Bus Station to Aberfoyle, Queens Crescent C11

$16 - $29

Cheapest option

Bus via St Ninians, Thistle Park  •  4 h 1 min

  1. Take the bus from Edinburgh, Princes Street to St Ninians, Thistle Park 38
  2. Take the bus from St Ninians, Lidl to Aberfoyle, Tourist Information Centre C11

$8 - $11

2 alternative options

Bus Scottish Citylink  •  3 h 21 min

  1. Take the bus from Edinburgh, Princes Street to Stirling, Bus Station 909
  2. Take the bus from Stirling, Bus Station to Aberfoyle, Tourist Information Centre C11

$14 - $19

Drive  •  1 h 6 min

  1. Drive from Edinburgh to Aberfoyle 54.9 miles

$11 - $17

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The cheapest way to get from Edinburgh to Aberfoyle is to bus which costs £6 - £9 and takes 4 h 1 min.

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The quickest way to get from Edinburgh to Aberfoyle is to drive which costs £9 - £14 and takes 1 h 6 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Edinburgh to Aberfoyle. However, there are services departing from Edinburgh, Princes Street and arriving at Aberfoyle, Tourist Information Centre via Stirling, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 21 min.

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The distance between Edinburgh and Aberfoyle is 49 miles. The road distance is 54.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Edinburgh to Aberfoyle without a car is to train and bus which takes 2 h 44 min and costs £12 - £23.

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It takes approximately 2 h 44 min to get from Edinburgh to Aberfoyle, including transfers.

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Edinburgh to Aberfoyle bus services, operated by Scottish Citylink, depart from Edinburgh, Princes Street station.

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Edinburgh to Aberfoyle bus services, operated by First, arrive at Aberfoyle, Tourist Information Centre station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Edinburgh to Aberfoyle is 55 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 6 min to drive from Edinburgh to Aberfoyle.

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There are 374+ hotels available in Aberfoyle. Prices start at $76 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Edinburgh to Aberfoyle.
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  • Distance: 48.6 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 44 min

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

You can take a bus from Edinburgh to Aberfoyle via Stirling, Bus Station in around 3 h 21 min.

Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Edinburgh to Stirling
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $15
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$8 - $12
Anytime Day Single
$11 - $15
Caledonian Sleeper
Website
sleeper.scot
Train from Edinburgh to Stirling
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$16 - $24
Website
sleeper.scot
Sleeper Berth Twin
$110 - $160
Sleeper Berth Solo
$189
Sleeper Seat
$16 - $24
Bus operators
First
Phone
+44 (0)1224 650100
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Stirling, Bus Station to Aberfoyle, Queens Crescent
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$4 - $5
Website
First
Bus from Stirling, Bus Station to Aberfoyle, Tourist Information Centre
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$4 - $5
Website
First
Bus from Edinburgh, Princes Street to St Ninians, Thistle Park
Ave. Duration
2 h 8 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
First
Bus from St Ninians, Lidl to Aberfoyle, Tourist Information Centre
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
First
Scottish Citylink
Phone
0871 266 33 33
Email
info@citylink.co.uk
Website
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Edinburgh, Princes Street to Stirling, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk

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