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

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Train  •  5 h 11 min

  1. Take the train from Edinburgh to Elgin

$67 - $80

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Bus, train  •  7 h 4 min

  1. Take the bus from Edinburgh, Bus Station (Stances 11 & 12) to Union Square Bus Station M92 / ...
  2. Take the train from Aberdeen to Keith

$47 - $64

2 alternative options

Bus  •  6 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Edinburgh, Bus Station (Stances 11 & 12) to Inverness, Bus Station M90 / ...

$56 - $68

Drive  •  3 h

  1. Drive from Edinburgh to Aberlour 149.4 miles

$30 - $50

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The cheapest way to get from Edinburgh to Aberlour is to drive which costs £24 - £40 and takes 3 h.

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The quickest way to get from Edinburgh to Aberlour is to drive which costs £24 - £40 and takes 3 h.

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No, there is no direct bus from Edinburgh station to Aberlour. However, there are services departing from Edinburgh, Bus Station (Stances 11 & 12) and arriving at Aberlour, Fleming Hospital & Aberlour Health Centre via Inverness, Marks and Spencer (Monument), Nairn, Bus Station (Bus Shelter) and Elgin, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 45 min.

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The distance between Edinburgh and Aberlour is 105 miles. The road distance is 149.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Edinburgh to Aberlour without a car is to train which takes 5 h 11 min and costs £50 - £65.

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It takes approximately 5 h 11 min to get from Edinburgh to Aberlour, including transfers.

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Edinburgh to Aberlour bus services, operated by Scottish Citylink, arrive at Edinburgh, Bus Station (Stances 11 & 12).

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The best way to get from Edinburgh to Aberlour is to train which takes 5 h 11 min and costs £50 - £65. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £40 - £55 and takes 6 h 45 min.

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Edinburgh to Aberlour bus services, operated by Scottish Citylink, arrive at Inverness, Bus Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Edinburgh to Aberlour is 149 miles. It takes approximately 3 h to drive from Edinburgh to Aberlour.

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  • Distance: 105.3 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 11 min

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

ScotRail operates a train from Edinburgh to Aberlour 6 times a week. Tickets cost $55 - $70 and the journey takes 3 h 50 min. Alternatively, Scottish Citylink operates a bus from Edinburgh to Aberlour hourly. Tickets cost $30 - $45 and the journey takes 3 h 35 min.

Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Edinburgh to Elgin
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$55 - $70
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $45
Anytime Day Single
$55 - $70
Train from Aberdeen to Keith
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$16 - $20
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$10 - $15
Anytime Day Single
$16 - $20
Bus operators
Scottish Citylink
Phone
0871 266 33 33
Email
info@citylink.co.uk
Website
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Edinburgh, Bus Station (Stances 11 & 12) to Inverness, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
Megabus UK
Phone
0871 266 3333
Email
enquiries@megabus.com
Website
uk.megabus.com
Bus from Edinburgh, Bus Station (Stances 11 & 12) to Union Square Bus Station
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $40
Book at
uk.megabus.com

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