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There are 4 ways to get from Edinburgh to Aberlady Station by train, bus, taxi or car

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, line 124 bus  •  1h 1m

  1. Take the train from Edinburgh to Longniddry
  2. Take the line 124 bus from Longniddry, station to Aberlady, Poplars 124

£4 - £10

Cheapest option

Line 124 bus  •  1h 19m

  1. Take the line 124 bus from Edinburgh, Princes Street to Aberlady, Poplars 124

£3 - £4

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  27 min

  1. Take a taxi from Edinburgh to Aberlady Station 19 miles

£40 - £55

Drive  •  27 min

  1. Drive from Edinburgh to Aberlady Station 19 miles

£2 - £5

Edinburgh to Aberlady Station by train, bus and walk

The journey time between Edinburgh and Aberlady Station is around 38 min and covers a distance of around 17 miles. The fastest journey normally takes 29 min. Services are operated by First ScotRail Service and East Coast Buses. Typically 122 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
38 min
Fastest journey time:
29 min
Journey distance:
17 miles
Services per week:
122
Cheapest price:
£4
Carbon emissions:
1 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
07:14
Last service departs at:
23:12

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Edinburgh to Aberlady Station train, bus and walk schedules

Edinburgh → Aberlady Station
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Aberlady Station is 111.

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The social distance requirement in Aberlady Station is 1 metre.

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The cheapest way to get from Edinburgh to Aberlady Station is to line 124 bus which costs £3 - £4 and takes 1h 19m.

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The quickest way to get from Edinburgh to Aberlady Station is to taxi which costs £40 - £55 and takes 27 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Edinburgh, Princes Street and arriving at Aberlady, Poplars. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1h 5m.

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The distance between Edinburgh and Aberlady Station is 14 miles. The road distance is 19 miles.

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The best way to get from Edinburgh to Aberlady Station without a car is to train and line 124 bus which takes 1h 1m and costs £4 - £11.

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It takes approximately 1h 1m to get from Edinburgh to Aberlady Station, including transfers.

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Edinburgh to Aberlady Station bus services, operated by East Coast Buses, depart from Edinburgh, Princes Street station.

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Edinburgh to Aberlady Station bus services, operated by East Coast Buses, arrive at Aberlady, Poplars station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Edinburgh to Aberlady Station is 19 miles. It takes approximately 27 min to drive from Edinburgh to Aberlady Station.

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There are 801+ hotels available in Aberlady Station. Prices start at £75 per night.

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  • Distance: 13.9 miles
  • Duration: 1h 1m

What companies run services between Edinburgh, Scotland and Aberlady Station, Scotland?

East Coast Buses operates a bus from Edinburgh, Princes Street to Aberlady, Poplars hourly. Tickets cost £3 - £4 and the journey takes 1h 5m.

Train operators
First ScotRail Service
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Edinburgh to Longniddry
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£3 - £9
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
£3 - £5
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£6 - £9
Bus operators
East Coast Buses
Email
hello@eastcoastbuses.co.uk
Website
eastcoastbuses.co.uk
Bus from Longniddry, station to Aberlady, Poplars
Ave. Duration
7 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£1 - £2
Website
East Coast Buses
Bus from Edinburgh, Princes Street to Aberlady, Poplars
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£3 - £4
Website
East Coast Buses
Other operators
Taxi from Edinburgh to Aberlady Station
Ave. Duration
27 min
Estimated price
£40 - £55
Persevere Cabs
Phone
+44 131 555 2323
Website
perseverecabs.com
Dunedin Taxis
Phone
+44 131 669 2323
City Cabs Ltd
Phone
+44 131 228 1211
Website
citycabs.co.uk
Central Taxis Ltd
Phone
+44 131 229 2468
Website
taxis-edinburgh.co.uk
Capital Cars
Phone
+44 131 777 7777
Website
capitalcarsscotland.co.uk

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