There are 4 ways to get from Edinburgh to Airth 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, bus  •  1 h 26 min

  1. Take the train from Edinburgh to Falkirk Grahamston
  2. Take the bus from Falkirk, Grahamston Station (At Grahamston Station) to Airth, Elphinstone Crescent (Opp Elphinstone Crescent) F16

$11 - $22

Cheapest option

Bus  •  2 h 24 min

  1. Take the bus from Edinburgh, Princes Street (Castle Street) to Falkirk, Bus Station X9 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Falkirk, Bus Station to Airth, Elphinstone Crescent (Opp Elphinstone Crescent) F16

$6 - $14

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  37 min

  1. Take a taxi from Edinburgh to Airth 29.7 miles

$95 - $120

Drive  •  37 min

  1. Drive from Edinburgh to Airth 29.7 miles

$6 - $10

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

You can take a bus from Edinburgh to Airth via Falkirk, Bus Station in around 2 h 24 min.

Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Edinburgh to Falkirk Grahamston
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $12
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$6 - $10
Anytime Day Single
$9 - $12
Virgin Trains East Coast
Bus operators
First
Phone
+44 (0)1224 650100
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Falkirk, Grahamston Station (At Grahamston Station) to Airth, Elphinstone Crescent (Opp Elphinstone Crescent)
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
First
Bus from Edinburgh, Princes Street (Castle Street) to Falkirk, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $5
Schedules at
First
Bus from Falkirk, Bus Station to Airth, Elphinstone Crescent (Opp Elphinstone Crescent)
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
First
Prentice Westwood
Phone
01506 871 231
Email
sales@prenticewestwoodcoaches.co.uk
Website
prenticewestwoodcoaches.com
Bus from Edinburgh, Princes Street (Castle Street) to Falkirk, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
prenticewestwoodcoaches.com
Other operators
Taxi from Edinburgh to Airth
Ave. Duration
37 min
Estimated price
$95 - $120
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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Questions & Answers

The distance between Edinburgh and Airth is 38 km. The road distance is 47 km.

The cheapest way to get from Edinburgh to Airth is to drive which costs £4 - £7 and takes 37 min.

The quickest way to get from Edinburgh to Airth is to taxi which takes 37 min and costs £70 - £85.

No, there is no direct bus from Edinburgh to Airth. However, there are services departing from Edinburgh, Princes Street (Castle Street) and arriving at Airth, Elphinstone Crescent (Opp Elphinstone Crescent) via Falkirk, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 24 min.

It takes approximately 1 h 26 min to get from Edinburgh to Airth, including transfers.